Prescription of tort claims for birth defects does not commence until birth.
Bailey v. Khoury, 2004-C-0620 (La. 1/20/05) [38 pp.] From LSCR Volume 13, Issue 1
Plaintiff Ginger Bailey filed this suit individually and on behalf of her newborn child Jada to recover damages for injuries suffered by Jad... view full summary
Choice-of-law rules applicable to out-of-state UM policy; resolving a
in the circuits. Champagne v. Ward, 2003-CC-3211 (La. 01/19/05) [29 pp.] From LSCR Volume 13, Issue 1
Plaintiff Champagne, a Mississippi resident driving an automobile covered by an insurance policy issued in Mississippi, collided in New Orle... view full summary
Judges have no standing to challenge constitutionality of ministerial duty they must perform.
Greater New Orleans Expy. Comm'n v. Olivier, 2004-CA-2147 (La. 1/19/05) [17 pp.] From LSCR Volume 13, Issue 1
The Greater New Orleans Expressway Commission, plaintiff, operates and maintains the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway Bridge and the Huey P. Long... view full summary