Bertrand v. Talen’s Marine & Fuel LLC, 2012 US Dist. LEXIS 78053

Bertrand v. Talen’s Marine & Fuel LLC, 2012 US Dist. LEXIS 78053 (U.S. Dist. Court for the Western District of Louisiana, 6/4/2012). Facts: (A condensed version of the Court’s Findings of Fact are set forth below): Plaintiff was injured in a workplace accident,...

Texas court limits amount of medical bills that can be awarded at trial

Most states follow the rule that a plaintiff can recover more than what an insurer pays when it comes to medical bills paid related to the incident. However, a growing number of states are beginning to consider the practical application of rules limiting such awards...