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, […]
June 20, 2019

Is Your Non-Compete Agreement Enforceable?

Are non-competition employment agreements enforceable in Louisiana? Business owners understand that their businesses success was not handed to them. Hard work, creativity and good decision-making are […]
June 18, 2019

When Should I Dissolve My LLC and How Do You Properly Do So?

When should I dissolve my LLC and how do you properly do so? Dissolving your business is governed by your operating agreement or Louisiana law. Either […]
June 18, 2019

Is it Essential that your Business have a Written Operating Agreement?

Is it essential that your business have a written operating agreement? You’ve just started your company, likely a limited liability company (LLC) and you’ve decided to […]
June 18, 2019

Abrupt Closing: Sucré, Post-Katrina Success Story, Closes All Stores: A Reminder That Appearance Isn’t Everything When It Comes to Business

Sucré, well-known for its designer desserts and clean, upscale appearance defied the odds when it opened in 2007 and quickly becoming the go-to confectionery for desserts. […]