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TORTS

1.Shareholder of insurer in liquidation has no right of action for corporate mismanagement.
James H. "Jim" Brown, Comm'r of Insurance v. ANA Ins. Group, 07-C-2116 (La. 10/14/08]
From LSCR Volume 16, Issue 10
          The Commissioner of Insurance appeals a judgment in favor of a former shareholder of an insurance company in liquidation. Plaintiff-in-recon... view full summary
CIVIL PROCEDURE

2.Damages for frivolous appeal not available on writ application.
Zachary Financial v. Darjean, 2008-CC-1673 (La. 10/10/2008) [1 p.]
From LSCR Volume 16, Issue 10
          "WRIT GRANTED. Although La. C.C.P. art. 2164 authorizes an award of damages for frivolous appeals, it does not authorize damages for a frivo... view full summary
3.Error for district court to issue declaratory relief after hearing on preliminary injunction.
Herman, Herman, Katz & Cotlar v. State of Louisiana 08-CA-1337 (La. 9/19/08) [3 pp.]
From LSCR Volume 16, Issue 10
          Plaintiffs, three law firms and two practicing attorneys in Orleans Parish, filed the instant "Petition for Declaratory Judgment and Permane... view full summary
CRIMINAL

4.Pro se petitions that were denied by Fifth Circuit are to be reheard.
State v. Sandra Cordero, 08-KH-1717 (La. 10/3/08) [3 pp.]
From LSCR Volume 16, Issue 10
          Defendant Sandra Cordero applied for post-conviction relief, which was denied in the district court. Her pro se application in the Fifth Cir... view full summary