Tropical Storm Nicholas could pose risk to insurance claims from Ida

by: Shannon Heckt Posted: Sep 14, 2021 / 09:00 AM CDT / Updated: Sep 14, 2021 / 09:44 AM CDT Source: https://wgno.com/news/louisiana/tropical-storm-nicholas-could-pose-risk-to-insurance-claims-from-ida/   BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) — With Tropical Storm Nicholas on the way, people who are trying to rebuild after Hurricane Ida have a few things to keep in mind when it comes to insurance. If Hurricane Ida caused…


Donelon orders insurers to pay evacuation expenses for Hurricane Ida

Staff Report Published 8:31 a.m. CT Sep 13, 2021 Source: https://www.postsouth.com/story/news/2021/09/13/insurance-commissioner-orders-insurers-pay-evacuation-expenses/8315663002/ Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon directed insurers last week to pay policyholders’ expenses for evacuating from Hurricane Ida as damaged infrastructure and dangerous living conditions in Southeast Louisiana continue to keep people from returning home.   Directive 218, issued Tuesday, requires insurers to pay claims for…


Opioid Justice Team: Purdue’s Bankruptcy Plan Offers “Easy Pay” Option for OxyContin Users at the Expense of Babies Born Addicted to Opioids

Opioid Justice Team is comprised of attorneys fighting for children born dependent on opioids. Attorneys representing Purdue’s adult victims stand to receive many times the total amount of money that over 6,000 babies and children expect to receive from the $7 billion bankruptcy Experts say cash windfalls for adult victims can lead to relapse instead…


Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Ad Hoc Committee Objects To Sackler Funded Plan

In New Purdue Pharma Bankruptcy Filing, Lawyers for Children Born Dependent on Opioids Say Plan Unfairly Excludes the Youngest and Most Innocent Victims of the Opioid Crisis Babies born to mothers struggling with opioid addiction due to painkillers resulting in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS) will face lifelong challenges and require substantial long-term aid Purdue’s bankruptcy…


Rapides resident files lawsuit against Dresser facility after contamination found

(KKTV)    By Steven Maxwell      Published: May. 8, 2020 at 1:33 PM CDT Source: https://www.kalb.com/content/news/Rapides-resident-files-lawsuit-against-Dresser-facility-after-contamination-found-570312551.html A Rapides Parish resident is suing Baker Hughes, Inc., the successor-in-interest for Dresser, Inc. after TCE contamination from the old Dresser Facility outside of Pineville was found in nearby neighborhoods. In Michael Wahlder v. Baker Hughes, Inc. and Derek Descant, the…


© 2021 Martzell, Bickford & Centola. All Rights Reserved. | Sitemap | Developed By MediaSmack