August 19, 2019

Is your HOA trying force you to remove a fence, RV, or sign claiming that they are in violation of HOA covenants?

In Louisiana, HOA’s and the issues that come with them forced the Louisiana legislature to enact the Louisiana Homeowners Association Act in the late 1990’s.  Since […]
August 6, 2019

LEGAL UPDATE: Louisiana Legislature Overhauls Rules for Mechanic’s Liens

The Louisiana legislature has updated Louisiana lien laws by passing HB 203.  While most changes won’t take place until the new year, several changes take place […]
July 9, 2019

Have You Been Injured By A Drunk Driver?

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, there is a fatality in an alcohol-related accident every forty-eight minutes in the United States. Further, Louisiana ranks […]
July 8, 2019

Are Forum Selection Clauses Valid for Louisiana Construction Contracts?

Louisiana Revised Statute §9:2779 provides that with respect to construction contracts when one of the parties is domiciled in Louisiana and the work is to be […]
June 25, 2019

LEGAL UPDATE: Louisiana Supreme Court holds that Forum Selection Clauses In Louisiana Insurance Policies Are Enforceable

On May 8, 2019, the Louisiana Supreme Court held that insurance policies requiring litigation to be brought in another state, even if the policy was issued […]
June 25, 2019

How to Properly Dispute An Insurance Company’s Property Damage Appraisal

Businesses often carry general liability insurance, which covers property and content damages. Insurance policies are negotiated and are reviewed as an ordinary contract between the parties. […]
June 24, 2019

What to Do if Your Insurance Company Denied Your Business’ Property Damage Claim

Introduction Businesses often carry multiple forms of insurance. Workers Compensations, business interruption and general liability insurance to name a few. If your business has contents such […]
June 24, 2019

How Do I Cancel an Improperly Filed Lien against my Property?

Introduction In Louisiana, liens are an effective tool to collect monies owed, but they can also cause massive headaches for both the lienholder who improperly files […]
June 24, 2019

How to Properly File a Lien in Louisiana

Introduction In Louisiana, liens are among the most effective ways for a contractor to get paid.  The Louisiana Private Works Act allows an unpaid contractor, subcontractor, […]