Chinese Drywall Update: Fifth Circuit Affirms $2.6 Million Judgment Against Chinese Manufacturer
In a decision released on January 28, 2014, the U.S. Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the decisions of a Louisiana Federal District Court and held that U.S. Courts have jurisdiction over defective Chinese drywall claims filed by Virginia ... read more
AAJ Winter Convention 2014: New Orleans Style
The American Association for Justice (AAJ) is the leading organization of plaintiff lawyers. The organization was founded in 1946 by nine plaintiff attorneys with a common mission to combat the threats facing trial lawyers across the United ... read more
Distracted Driving: The Dangers of Technological Distractions
Distracted driving is the act of operating a motor vehicle while doing another activity that takes your attention away from driving carefully. There are many ways that a driver can become distracted while driving including eating or drinking, ... read more
Home Fires: Leading Causes and Prevention
Every 85 seconds, a fire department responds to a home fire somewhere in the United States. Residential ﬁres destroy thousands of homes each year and leave devastated families searching for answers. In 2012 alone, 365,000 fires occurred in home ... read more
MLK Day: Celebrating the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.
On the third Monday in January of each year, we celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. Born in Atlanta Georgia on January 15, 1929, Martin Luther King, Jr. was destined to become the most well-known civil rights activist in ... read more
Construction Industry Hazards and Safety Recommendations
The construction industry is riddled with dangerous hazards that workers are exposed to each day on the job. Whether a construction worker is working on a residential site, erecting a bridge, paving a roadway, or completing an excavation or ... read more
How long will a motorcycle accident claim take in New Orleans?
How long will a motorcycle accident claim take? Unfortunately, there is no easy or quick answer to this question. The New Orleans motorcycle accident attorneys at The Lambert Firm can lay out the steps that your claim will go through, but many ... read more