Personal Injury

October 17, 2019

What Laws Govern Neighbor Disputes in Louisiana?

Benjamin Franklin once famously said: “Love thy neighbor—but don’t pull down your hedge.”  More than two hundred years have passed, but Franklin’s words still ring true.  […]
October 4, 2019

What Is Uninsured Motorist Coverage in Louisiana?

In Louisiana, insurance carriers are required to include uninsured motorist (“UM”) coverage on every automobile policy, unless the customer rejects the coverage in writing.  At first […]
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 […]
May 15, 2019

Can my HOA/COA Prohibit my Service Animal from Living with Me?

Introduction Many associations prohibit or restrict animals from residing with you. Those restrictions are generally large dogs or other larger animals. Cats, small dogs, and similar […]
May 15, 2019

Steps to Take After a Car Accident

You’ve just been in an accident.  After making sure that everyone is alright, you call the police and are told that they have sent an officer […]
May 15, 2019

What to Do If You Are in an Accident with Someone Who is Uninsured or Underinsured

You were in a car accident, and it just got worse.  The other driver was uninsured, and it looks like you may be left to handle […]
May 15, 2019

The Louisiana Direct Action Statute and What it Means to You

The Louisiana legislature has been making headlines recently with their proposed “Omnibus Premium Reduction Act of 2019.” This Act seeks to lower insurance premiums by various means. […]
May 15, 2019

Have You Been Involved in an Accident with a Police Car?

Intro Car accidents happen every day, and they can involve the literal headache from the crash to the headache from dealing with the insurance companies that […]