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Case activity for Terilyn Stewart vs Rolando Rivas on April 16

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 18, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana reported the following activities in the suit brought by Terilyn Stewart and Glenn Williams against Rolando Rivas, Sahara Freight Carrier Inc. and Progressive Insurance Company on April 16:

Court activity on April 15: Barrett Beach Bungalows vs BP Exploration & Production, Inc.

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 18, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana reported the following activity in the suit brought by Barrett Beach Bungalows, Robert Brown, Carol Perkins, Winfred Evans-Jordan, Cheryl Puletti, Charles Thompson, Thomas Trinkle, Sherry Windorf, Charlotte Knight, Sam Wherry, Birvile Bright, Donald Browning and Sandra Castle against BP Exploration & Production, Inc. and John L Crain on

Court activity on April 3: Barrett Beach Bungalows vs BP Exploration & Production, Inc.

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 18, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana reported the following activity in the suit brought by Barrett Beach Bungalows, Robert Brown, Carol Perkins, Winfred Evans-Jordan, Cheryl Puletti, Charles Thompson, Thomas Trinkle, Sherry Windorf, Charlotte Knight, Sam Wherry, Birvile Bright, Donald Browning and Sandra Castle against BP Exploration & Production, Inc. and John L Crain on

Court activity on April 15: Wanda Thompson vs Derrick Loflin

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 17, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana reported the following activity in the suit brought by Wanda Thompson and Glenn Thompson against Derrick Loflin and Lloyds London on April 15: 'Complaint Against All Defendants (filing Fee $ 400 Receipt Number 053l-7574265) Filed By Glenn Thompson, Wanda Thompson. (attachments: # 1 Complaint)attorney Christopher J. Stahulak Added To Par

Court activity on April 15: Mary Burse vs Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 17, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana reported the following activity in the suit brought by Mary Burse and Harold E. Newsome against Hartford Life and Accident Insurance Company and Sandoz Inc. on April 15: 'Complaint With Jury Demand Against Accord Healthcare, Inc., Hospira Worldwide, Llc, Hospira, Inc., McKesson Corporation, Sandoz Inc., Sanofi Us Services Inc., Sanofi-a

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana: Actions Taken on April 9

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 17, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana reported the following activity on April 9 in the suits below:

April 9: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana docket for contract cases

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 17, 2019

The following contract-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on April 9. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

Appeals court suggests revising laws regarding when county clerks offices can turn off fax machines

By Karen Kidd | Apr 17, 2019

BATON ROUGE — A day late filing a lawsuit remains a day late, even when the clerk's office closes its office and shuts down its fax machine before the day is done, a state appeals court recently ruled in a lawsuit over a 2016 auto accident.

State appellate panel declines to award damages over 'frivolous appeal'

By Karen Kidd | Apr 17, 2019

NEW ORLEANS — A state appeals court has declined to order payment of legal costs for a man whose New Orleans attorney appealed a judgment of more than $500,000 in a legal malpractice judgment over a botched bankruptcy case.

Pelican Institute opposes legal action targeting perceived impact of coastal erosion

By Carrie Bradon | Apr 17, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – The City of New Orleans has joined six parishes that have filed a lawsuit alleging that oil and gas companies in Louisiana are contributing to coastal erosion, but drawing the opposition of a public policy group.

Louisiana high court disciplines Colorado lawyer suspected of installing camera in restroom

By Karen Kidd | Apr 16, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Longtime Denver attorney Robert Wiegand II was reciprocally disciplined April 8 by a Louisiana Supreme Court attorney disciplinary proceeding after he allegedly installed a surveillance camera in a restroom at his firm's office in Colorado.

Metairie attorney permanently disbarred after allegedly embezzling almost $4,000

By Karen Kidd | Apr 16, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Longtime suspended Metairie attorney Michael Keith LeBlanc has been permanently disbarred following a April 8 Louisiana Supreme Court attorney disciplinary proceeding over allegations he stole nearly $4,000 from his employer and then fled.

April 8: U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana docket for motor vehicle cases

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 16, 2019

The following motor vehicle-related cases were on the docket in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana on April 8. All case details are allegations only and should not be taken as fact:

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana: Actions Taken on April 8

By The Louisiana Record | Apr 16, 2019

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana reported the following activity on April 8 in the suits below:

District court grants summary judgment to Dollar General in slip and fall case

By Gabriel Neves | Apr 16, 2019

NEW ORLEANS – Retailer Dollar General, which was being sued by a customer after slipping and falling at one of its stores, has obtained a victory in court.

State appeals court upholds $659,000 award for former Grambling basketball player

By Gabriel Neves | Apr 16, 2019

BATON ROUGE – A former student-athlete who was awarded over $650,000 in damages after suffering injuries during a disciplinary run he suffered while a part of the Grambling State University basketball team had his award upheld in a state appeals court.

Appeals court reverses ruling against couple suing professional engineer over mold claim in their home

By Gabriel Neves | Apr 16, 2019

BATON ROUGE – A Livingstone Parish couple who suffered damages because of mold in its house, and who had its claims dismissed, has obtained a victory in court.

GOLD WEEMS BRUSERS SUES & RUNDELL: Firm Prevails in Constitutional Challenge to Elected Official’s Assumption of Office

By Press release submission | Apr 16, 2019

Gold, Weems, Bruser, Sues & Rundell issued the following announcement on April 11.Gold Weems attorney, B.

GAINSBURGH BENJAMIN DAVID MEUNIER: Settlement Reached Resolving Xarelto Multidistrict Litigation Claims

By Press release submission | Apr 15, 2019

Our firm--which, through its partner Gerald Meunier as Co-Liaison Counsel, had a leadership role on behalf of plaintiffs--is pleased to announce that the makers of the popular blood-thinner Xarelto® have agreed to a $775,000,000 settlement to resolve litigation by patients who suffered bleeding injuries after taking the prescription drug.

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