What is a Settlement?

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If you’ve been injured in a car accident, or sustained damages to your vehicle because of another Baton Rouge driver’s careless actions, the at-fault party’s insurance company may be offering you a settlement. This offer, which may appear to be a large amount of money, may look extremely attractive at first. After all, you’ve got […]

What do you charge for a Personal Injury case?

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One of the most common questions I get from people who’ve been hurt in car wrecks is, “What do you charge?” It’s easy to understand why. Many people have a preconceived notion that working with a lawyer will be expensive, and that there will be several fees to pay up front. That’s simply not the […]

What Does Louisiana’s “No Pay/No Play” Law Mean?

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When it comes to making sure that you pay your car insurance, the state of Louisiana is serious. In fact, the state has enacted a law commonly referred to as “no Pay/No Play.” What this means is that if you fall on hard times and are unable to pay for car insurance, or accidentally miss […]

When Do Police Have to Turn Over Body Camera Footage?

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More and more police officers in Louisiana are wearing body cameras.  While body cameras do a great job of assisting the police by capturing evidence of people up to no good, they also occasionally capture the actions of police officers abusing their power and violating the rights of others.  While one might think that the […]