Trademark Protection Case: The Beaver Has Teeth

As with any corporate transaction, we understand the importance of your brand to your business and your reputation, and we are dedicated to helping... More

Live Witness Testimony Properly Refused on Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings

Last week, the Louisiana Third Circuit Court of Appeal issued its decision in Fred v. Drill Cuttings Disposal Company, LLC. The case involved a... More

Title VII and Sexual Harassment Claims

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (42 U.S.C. 2000e, et seq.) prohibits covered employees from discrimination based on race, color, sex,... More

Court Rejects Plaintiff’s Proposed Independent Medical Examination Requirements

The attorneys of Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand, & Brackett, LLP were recently successful in thwarting a plaintiff’s efforts to require that the parties stipulate to... More

Anti-Discrimination Executive Order Struck Down

On November 1, 2017, a three-judge panel of Louisiana’s First Circuit Court of Appeal upheld a district court’s decision that the Governor can not... More

Settling the Claims of a Minor

In Louisiana unemancipated minors lack the procedural capacity to sue. That authority falls to a “tutor.” For present purposes, we deal with the most... More

We Live in a Society, Man

Plaintiff filed a class action lawsuit claiming that the defendant disclosed his personal information to an unknown third party. He claimed to have anxiety... More

Vicarious Liability Imposed in Workplace Altercation

Plaintiff, Larry Jones, a foreman for Mid-South Mechanical Contractors, Inc., suffered personal injuries after a physical altercation with a co-worker. On the day of... More

Cell Your Defense with Indisputable Evidence

Was the driver distracted at the time of the accident? This is often the liability dispute at the center of litigation when a plaintiff... More

Subpoena to Non-Party Not Served on All Parties Does Not Interrupt Abandonment

The Louisiana Third Circuit Court of Appeal recently considered the issue of abandonment in the context of a request for documents directed to a... More