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What's the Impact of the Harvey Weinstein Scandal on Workplace Sexual Harassment? In October 2017, the New York Times fixed a spotlight on Harvey Weinstein by publishing a story detailing three decades of sexual harassment accusations and cover-ups. In the weeks since the story rocked the...

Distracted Driving In 2017, practically everyone has a cell phone. They make it easier for us to stay connected via phone calls, text messages and social media. They become problematic when we try to use them while driving a vehicle at 55 miles per hour. The National...

Halloween is on our doorstep, bringing treats and spooky fun for people of all ages. However, as with any celebration, tonight isn't only about dressing up and collecting sweets. In order to get the most out of your plans, you should also be aware of...

Craigslist, Facebook, Wanted Ads Online sales and person to person transactions are incredibly popular.  Facebook groups like For Sale, Wanted or Free in Acadiana, and hundreds of others like it, list items for sale within the local community. People regularly sell items in local newspaper classified...

Fatigue & Drowsy Driving Those monotonous drives on the I-10 do make a person tend to fade out or “drift off”, especially if it is a regular commute. Everyone experiences something like this on any road or highway. Often times we do not want to admit...

After an accident, we do our best to take stock of the situation. We may exit the vehicle and begin to gather information for the police and our attorney. However, it is not always possible to accomplish this safely. At all times, our safety is...

  Licensed to practice in Louisiana and Texas   October 19, 2017   PRESS RELEASE - UL Women's Softball Team The Law Offices of L. Clayton Burgess represents some UL softball team players concerning possible Title 9 violations committed by The University of Louisiana – Lafayette. These are very serious issues...

Keeping Track of Medical Bills   After a car accident that results in personal injury, there will be a lot to keep track of. Accident documentation, police reports, statements to insurance, medical information, and missed work records are important. Some statistics say up to 80% of medical...

Fault States and No-Fault States   The United States is not completely united in the way each state handles legal matters. While most states rely on the same standards for legal liability, there are fault and no-fault states. Fault, of course, is determined by finding out which...