NEW ORLEANS – Aegis Capital Corp. was recently granted a motion to dismiss claims of fraud and negligence in a suit in which a woman alleged the investment company was liable the fraudulent acts committed by a her nephew who stole over $500,000 from her.
NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently awarded approximately $4.2 million to the family of a longshoreman who died after falling through a hole in a decommissioned oil platform.
Baton Rouge attorney Donald R. Dobbins faces possible suspension following a split recommendation issued Aug. 28 by a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee over allegations stemming from five complaints.
A federal court granted in part and denied in part a motion for leave to file a supplemental and amended complaint in a lawsuit involving a February 2017 shooting that killed Kala Bienemy, a New Orleans mother of five.
NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently granted a third-party defendant’s motion to dismiss due to lack of jurisdiction in a 2016 personal injury case in which a disposable cigarette lighter exploded and caused third degree burns to plaintiff Dorothy Hebert.
NEW ORLEANS — The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana recently granted motions for summary judgment filed by Darana Hybrid Inc. and W&H Systems Inc. in a workplace injury case.