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Vote for the Best of the Teche Readers' Choice Awards

Simien & Simien, LLC  is proud to announce that we have been nominated for The Daily Iberian's 22nd annual Best of the Teche Readers' Choice Awards, which honors local businesses that provide outstanding service in New Iberia. You can vote for our firm… Read More

Things You Need to Know About Negligence in Louisiana Personal Injury Claims

Most personal injury cases are based on a claim that someone was injured or killed due to another person's negligence. Below, our personal injury attorneys review what you need to know about negligence, including how to prove it and what state law says… Read More

What is the Statute of Limitations for Car Accident Injuries in Louisiana?

Each year, car accidents cause tens of thousands of injuries and several hundred deaths in the state of Louisiana. In 2015 alone, more than 78,000 people were injured and more than 750 were killed in car crashes. If you lost a loved one or suffered a… Read More

Do You Know Louisiana Car Accident Laws?

If you were injured in a car accident caused by another driver and you want to file a claim to obtain compensation, there are a few auto accident laws in Louisiana you should review to make sure you understand them. These laws govern the length of time… Read More

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers About Louisiana Personal Injury Claims

One of the reasons many people are afraid to file a personal injury claim or contact an attorney is because they have a lot of questions about personal injury claims. That is why Simien & Simien has created a list of some of the most frequently asked… Read More

Preparing Your Home For The Hurricane Season

With the 2017 hurricane season starting in less than three weeks on June 1st, President Trump declared last week to be National Hurricane Preparedness Week. The White House proclamation urges all Americans living in hurricane-prone areas like Louisiana… Read More

What do You Have to Prove in a Slip and Fall Case?

If you suffered an injury in a slip and fall accident on someone else's property, you might be wondering if the property owner can be held liable for the damages you have suffered. The only way to answer your question is to review Louisiana laws about… Read More

Laws for Louisiana Motorcycle Riders

Part of the appeal of riding a motorcycle is that there is nothing between you and the open road. Unfortunately, this creates a much higher risk of injury or death if you are involved in a motorcycle accident. That is one of the reasons Louisiana motorcycle… Read More

What You Need to Prove in an LA Malpractice Claim

Medical professionals often make mistakes when providing treatment to their patients. These mistakes can cause everything from minor damage to tissues and organs to life-threatening infections and the failure to diagnose diseases like cancer. If you… Read More

Seamen Injuries Eligible For Workers Compensation

Federal and state laws on workers' compensation do not apply to people who do at least 30 percent of their work on boats and other seafaring vessels. That is why The Jones Act was created. It is a federal law that allows seamen who were injured on the… Read More

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