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Happy Thanksgiving
Travel Safely This Thanksgiving

As the Thanksgiving holiday draws near, many Americans are preparing to reunite with relatives and friends in other cities, other states, or even in other countries. The American Automobile Association (AAA) predicts 42.5 …

November 19th, 2018

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Freighter
Maritime Law: 43 Years After the Edmund Fitzgerald

On November 10, 1975; the SS Edmund Fitzgerald sank below the waters of Lake Superior in a terrible gale. After years carrying ore from mines to iron works, the ship went down with …

November 12th, 2018

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Gavel
Louisiana Voters End Non-Unanimous Jury Verdicts

When the dust settled after a closely watched and eagerly anticipated mid-term election, voters in Louisiana approved a constitutional amendment to end non-unanimous jury verdicts in the state. When the amendment takes effect …

November 9th, 2018

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Daylight Savings Time
Set Your Clocks Back Sunday as Daylight Savings Time Ends

We have all heard the phrase “spring forward, fall back.” This week, the time has come again. In the United States, Daylight Savings Time (DST) is the practice of setting clocks forward one …

November 2nd, 2018

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Trick-or-treaters
Celebrate Halloween Safely

Halloween is finally here! With this in mind, the attorneys of Gauthier Amedee would like to share a few helpful Halloween safety tips for all ages. Know the Risks Young children under 12 …

October 31st, 2018

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Bike Accident
Motorist Hits, Kills Woman on Bicycle

Police say a collision with a motor vehicle killed a young woman while she rode her bicycle in St. Mary Parish. An article on the incident appears here. The Franklin Police Department responded …

October 19th, 2018

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Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week
National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week Provides Insight into Teenage Drinking

Each year, universities and colleges acknowledge the third week of October as National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week (NCAAW). Schools across the country offer informational programs—including discussion forums and educational initiatives—designed to increase understanding …

October 17th, 2018

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Holding Hands
Regional & National Resources for Spinal Cord Injury

In ongoing recognition of September as Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month, Gauthier Amedee showcases regional and national resources providing support and assistance to those who have suffered a life-altering Spinal Cord Injury (SCI). …

September 21st, 2018

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Spinal Cord Injury
September: Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month

In recognition of September as Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month, Gauthier Amedee sheds light on some statistics regarding the devastating and potentially life-altering effects a Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) can have. Funded by …

September 13th, 2018

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Police Lights
Police Make Arrest in Fatal Hit-and-Run Crash

The Louisiana State Police have arrested a Prairieville woman for leaving the scene of an accident which left a Kenner resident fatally wounded. A summary of the incident appears here. Louisiana State Police have …

August 16th, 2018

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