New Orleans, LA Personal Injury BlogWhen to File a Wrongful Death Lawsuit in Louisiana
February 5, 2016
New Orleans, LA Wrongful Death Lawyer If you have lost a loved one because of someone else’s wrongdoing or negligence, no lawsuit could ever bring your loved one back, and no amount of money can ever compensate you for your loss. However, you can hold the responsible parties accountable and seek justice for your loved […]Workplace Deaths at Their Highest Since 2008
January 22, 2016
New Orleans, LA Lawyer Serving Families of Fatal Work Accidents Workplace accidents are tragic. No one expects to not come home after arriving to work for the day. Whether it is a child, spouse or parent, the loss of a loved one is unimaginable. When that death is caused by an employer’s or employee’s negligence, […]Wrongful Death Damages
May 14, 2014
New Orleans, LA Lawyers – Helping Families get Compensation The court will consider a number of factors when determining the amount of damages to be awarded to the survivors of the deceased. These factors include the closeness of the relationship to the decease loved one; the amount of the deceased’s income available to the survivors; […]Who Can File A Wrongful Death Lawsuit?
New Orleans, LA Wrongful Death Suit Lawyers In Louisiana the following family members may bring a wrongful death/survival claim: The surviving spouse and/or children of the deceased; The surviving father and/or mother of the deceased if the deceased had no surviving spouse or children; The surviving brother and/or sisters of the deceased if the deceased […]What Is A Wrongful Death Claim?
Under Louisiana law, a wrongful death claim is a civil action asserted by a deceased person’s family against a party whose negligence or misconduct caused the death of their loved one. A wrongful death claim compensates certain family members for their own individual injuries that occur at the moment of the decedent’s death and thereafter. […]