Relational Liability

Relational liability in its simplest terms means responsibility for the actions of another. Liability for the actions of another is a legal concept that assigns liability for an injury to…

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THE ROLE OF A JUDGE

A judge's duties include far more than presiding over trials, including all matters that take place before, during and subsequent to trial. In most jurisdictions, upon the filing of suit,…

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Tort Reform – REAL OR HOAX?

Tort reform has been the rallying cry of the insurance industry and big business for decades. Simply put, tort reform is an unwarranted assault on our civil justice system and…

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PRODUCT LIABILITY

Because defective products are oftentimes the cause of injury, Louisiana has enacted the Louisiana Products Liability Act. This act provides for the exclusive remedy and theories for manufacturers to held…

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Legal Malpractice

Louisiana law recognizes that an attorney's primary and paramount duty is to the client. It has been said that in no other agency relationship is a greater duty of trust…

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ECONOMIC LOSSES

ECONOMIC LOSSES In the previous articles we have discussed the general and special damages implicated in a tort suit. These damages are implicated as a means of compensating the victim…

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Saints Lawsuit

Our suit is pending in Eastern District Federal Court and the public outcry has been deafening... changes are coming! Read Lawsuit Here Cle' Simon For more than 75 years the Simon…

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