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May 19, 2013
Kenny Hooks and Price Mounger obtained a $13 million dollar Baton Rouge jury verdict to widow and children of a deceased construction worker.
May 16, 2013
Jerry Dodson obtained a $2.5 million dollar settlement for leg injury leading to the wrongful death of an offshore worker from India.
May 10, 2013
Kenny Hooks obtained a $1+ million dollar award for accounting malpractice settlement.
Mar 6, 2015
If you are a current or former Louisiana oil rig worker, you know the job is not always easy. You likely work grueling hours in incessant heat and humidity, surrounded by dangerous machinery and the unrelenting pounding of waves from the Gulf of Mexico – creating a perfect storm for potential injury. If you are one of the courageous oil rig workers having experienced a recent accident or injury while on the job, you may be entitled to sp...
Mar 20, 2015
Fishermen are, by nature, tough, durable and able to withstand an uncomfortable and dangerous work environment. Still, a commercial fishing outfit is subject to the same workplace and premises safety laws as any other employer and you are owed a duty of care and precaution. If you were recently injured while working for a commercial fishing entity and believe it may be due to negligence on the part of your supervisor/employer, contact Dodson &...
Defects in Design: How to Handle a Personal Injury Caused by Negligent Roadway or Bridge Engineering
Mar 13, 2015
Louisiana is comprised of a complex network of highways, back roads, bridges and bayous. As drivers meander their way from parish to parish, it is not uncommon for road surfaces to appear matured or historic bridges to show their age. However, these antiquated features can sometimes contribute to more than just a peaceful backdrop – leading to serious roadway accidents and injuries due to faulty design or improper maintenance. If you wer...
Apr 3, 2015
The family road trip: a time for long conversations, lasting memories, and….liability? Believe it or not, recreational vehicle (RV) accidents are hardly uncommon, and with the number of family members typically traveling along, it is even less uncommon for injuries to occur. Recreational vehicles travel on roadways alongside cars, trucks and motorcycles, however these vehicles carry their own unique brand of liability and comparative negli...
May 18, 2012
Just before 10 p.m., a 12 member Baton Rouge jury presided over by the Honorable Judge Janice Clark, finally provided closure to the family of Mr. Ulv...
How do I know if my Case is eligible for consideration by Dodson & Hooks?
Dodson & Hooks will consider handling serious cases which arise in the areas of personal injury, maritime wage claims, toxic tort, class action, property damage, environmental damage, commercial litigation, and other serious personal injury claims.
How do I submit my Case for consideration to Dodson & Hooks?
Initially, a Case may be submitted to Dodson & Hooks by e-mail, telephone, facsimile, or letter. Please include a brief summary of your case along with your personal and contact information. We will then contact you for any additional information required to adequately evaluate your Case.
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Throwing the Baby Out with the Oil Spill: The Battle Between the Federal Government and Those Affected by the Moratorium
Dec 30, 2014
Sometimes the only thing worse than an unplanned disaster is an overreaction meant to be the solution. The events following the BP Oil Spill could be ...
Dec 30, 2014
Transocean owned and operated the Deepwater Horizon, a mobile offshore drilling unit, in the Gulf of Mexico. As the owner, Transocean leased the drill...
Dec 30, 2014
On the night of March 24, 1989, the Exxon Valdez, a supertanker over nine hundred feet in length and charged with carrying crude oil from the end of t...