Personal Injury |January 26th, 2024
Recent legislative changes in Louisiana have significantly altered the landscape of personal injury claims. A notable reform, the Civil Justice Reform Act of 2020, which became effective on January 1, 2021, introduced several key modifications. These include lowering the threshold for jury trials in..
Car Accident |January 14th, 2024
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Medical |January 05th, 2024
In December of 2023 alone, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recalled seven medical devices, including infusion pumps to deliver medicines that are incompatible with syringes, cameras to examine a patient’s airway that could cause burns, and a magnetic resonance system that could explode du..
Medical |December 15th, 2023
Understanding the legal aspects becomes important when patients suffer injuries due to faulty medical devices. These claims often involve proving a defect in the medical device directly caused the injury. Documenting the injury’s impact, such as medical records and treatment details, is a key ..
Medical |December 04th, 2023
Medical device recalls occur when manufacturers realize a product is not safe or effective. These recalls can happen for various reasons, such as defects, health risks, or inaccuracies in labeling or instructions. When a recall is announced, patients need to understand their rights and the implicati..
Car Accident |November 23rd, 2023
The Louisiana Highway Safety Commission reports that in 2021, there were 678 traffic fatalities and over 23,000 serious injuries due to a distracted driver. Distracted driving has become a significant problem on today’s roads, impacting the safety of drivers, passengers, and pedestrians. This ..
Car Accident |November 06th, 2023
Rollover accidents, where a vehicle flips onto its side or roof, often result from a combination of factors. Speed plays a significant role; vehicles moving at high speeds are more likely to roll over in a crash. Sharp turns, especially at high speeds, can also lead to these types of accidents. Addi..
Personal Injury |October 22nd, 2023
Embarking on a cruise ship often conjures images of relaxation, adventure, and luxury. However, accidents can happen even in such idyllic settings. In August this year, a P&O cruise liner sailing off the coast of the Spanish island Mallorca collided with a fuel tanker, causing minor injuries for..
Personal Injury |October 13th, 2023
Earlier this year, a Louisiana man was tragically killed at a Chevron Phillips facility construction site in Orange, Texas. In the aftermath of a construction site injury, workers often find themselves overwhelmed and uncertain about their next steps. Fortunately, various legal protections exist to ..
Personal Injury |October 05th, 2023
E-scooters have taken New Orleans by storm, offering a quick and convenient way to zip through traffic. Whether visiting the Big Easy or looking for something fun to do locally, there are at least six e-scooter rental companies in the city. These compact vehicles are especially popular among young..