Rear-Ended In A Car Accident? Now What?

Rear-Ended In A Car Accident? Now What?

From fender benders, to high-speed head-on collisions or texting and driving, the scenarios for auto accidents are almost endless today. One of the most common types of collisions is when one vehicle rear-ends another. There is a pretty well-known presumption that...
Convicted Felon Faces Prison Time For Possessing Firearm

Convicted Felon Faces Prison Time For Possessing Firearm

According to local news reports, a man in Minden, LA with a previous felony conviction faces prison time after admitting this week in federal court to having a gun in his possession. The 40 year old defendant pleaded guilty before the U.S. District Judge to one count...
Are Wrongful Death Insurance Settlements Taxed?

Are Wrongful Death Insurance Settlements Taxed?

When you’ve lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence, receiving payment for your loss doesn’t make it better. The law does give you the right to sue the person who caused the death, and the Internal Revenue Service typically doesn’t...
What Should I Do If I Get Pulled Over?

What Should I Do If I Get Pulled Over?

When a police officer begins to pull you over, what you do and say can have a huge effect on any legal proceedings that might follow. Whether the traffic stop ends in a simple moving violation or an arrest for a more serious crime, your choices are critical....
Personal Injury At Work

Personal Injury At Work

When an employee is injured on the job, they may be eligible to file either a workers’ compensation claim or a personal injury lawsuit, but many people don’t understand the difference between the two. The purpose of both workers’ compensation and personal injury...
How Much Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?

How Much Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?

If you’re considering filing a personal injury lawsuit over a car accident, slip and fall, or any other kind of injury, you may be wondering “What is my case really worth?” The answer comes down to “damages,” which are calculated by the...
Several Indicted On Firearms Offenses In North Louisiana

Several Indicted On Firearms Offenses In North Louisiana

Sixteen defendants from North Louisiana have been indicted by a federal grand jury in separate cases for firearms offenses, according to local news reports. The indictments are a part of Project Safe Neighborhood, a program involving federal, state, local and tribal...
What Is The Difference Between A Will And A Trust?

What Is The Difference Between A Will And A Trust?

What Is The Difference Between A Will And A Trust? In the process of estate planning, one of the main decisions that you will have to make is between creating a will or a trust. The purposes behind the two documents are similar. In the most basic terms, both of these...
Video records thieves stealing $35K of mowers in Bossier

Video records thieves stealing $35K of mowers in Bossier

Burglars recently carried off $35,000 worth of lawn equipment and trailers Saturday from a Benton Parish hardware store, according to news reports. The theft occurred at the Tubbs Hardware & Rental store according to the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office....