Public project's contractor not liable for sales and use taxes on materials purchased.
F. M iller & Sons, Inc. v. Calcasieu Parish School Board, 2002-C-1680 (La. 2/25/03) [14 pp.] From LSCR Volume 11, Issue 3
Pursuant to the Public Bid Law and La.R.S. S 34:308, the Lake Charles Harbor & Terminal District a/k/a the Port of Lake Charles (the "Port")... view full summary
Prescription of medicals claim not interrupted by payment of indemnity,
resolving a split in the circuits.
Bouquet v. Tetra Technologies, Inc., 2002-C-1634 (La. 2/25/03) [8 pp.] From LSCR Volume 11, Issue 3
Worker's compensation claimant was paid indemnity benefits for ten years, from 1990 to 2000. He did not file a claim for medical benefits, b... view full summary
Failure to authorize and prepay for medical treatment subjects employer to penalties, resolving a split in the circuits.
Ronald Joseph Authement v. Shappert Engineering (OW C District 9), 2002-C-1631 (La. 2/25/03) [13 pp.] From LSCR Volume 11, Issue 3
Claimant Authement injured his right ankle on the job in May, 1997. In January, 2000, an orthopedist recommended that Authement be given a f... view full summary