The following is by Marc Ehrhardt who is the Executive Director of the Grow Louisiana Coalition For more than two years, the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East has been held hostage
Tag "legacy lawsuits"
The U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has dismissed the state’s lawsuit against oil companies. The Southeast Flood Protection Authority-East sued oil companies blaming them for coastal erosion caused by
It’s that time of year again, where we all make plans to enrich our lives…to become healthier, wealthier, and wiser. For some it may be just as simple as wanting
The oil patch has been shedding jobs for a couple of years now. Much of that is due to the fall in the price of oil. How bad have things
…so far it’s not happening for him. A quick story from AP… A federal judge is being asked to take another look at the Louisiana Supreme Court’s removal of one of
Governor John Bel Edwards is trying to pressure local and parish governments to sue the oil and gas industry. If they don’t sue, the state will sue and he will
Credit where credit is due here. 3rd District Congressional candidate Clay Higgins just released a video on the lawsuit filed
Recognizing that Louisiana is a ruby red conservative state, Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Bel Edwards has frequently sought to attract
Millionaire trial lawyer John Carmouche, who has made a fortune from controversial legacy lawsuits, is single-handedly bankrolling the deceptively named
Political television ads, billboards, yard signs and doorknockers are all indicators of campaign season in Louisiana being in full swing.
In a new WWL series, “Tainted Legacy,” plaintiffs’ lawyers fail to explain why decades of litigation have resulted in many
Summertime is right around the corner. This is the last week of school for my kids and I can tell
Hopefully, the third time is the charm. In 2006 and in 2012, Louisiana passed legislation dealing with legacy lawsuits. These
Louisiana is a unique state, and that is exactly the way we like it. Let’s face it; we pride ourselves
This afternoon, Lane Grigsby’s semi-annual poll taking the pulse of Louisiana’s electorate came out – and the numbers are fascinating.
It is no secret that Louisiana has a litigious legal climate. As Louisiana now ranks 49th out of 50 by
In today’s Low Popahirum, we’ve got an entry from C.B. Forgotston about how Gov. Bobby Jindal is installing his minions
Louisiana’s economy is under attack! The oil and gas industry has been the significant driver in our state’s economy for
Louisiana’s business climate is litigious, to say the least. Or to be blunt, our state is extremely sue-happy. Louisiana currently