How much does Workers’ Compensation pay if I am injured on the job?

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If you are injured in the course and scope of your employment, your employer (through their insurer) is obligated to pay indemnity benefits (benefits meant to compensate you for being out of work or unable to return to 90% of your pre-injury wage) and medical benefits (payments for your medical treatment). As it relates to… Read more »

Kristen Stanley-Wallace Named 2024 President of the 22nd Judicial District Bar Association

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The Stanley-Wallace Law Firm is excited to announce that our very own owner and attorney, Kristen Stanley-Wallace is the 2024 President of the 22nd Judicial District Bar Association. Mrs. Stanley-Wallace was recently sworn in by Judge Burris along with Vice President Michael Nicaud, and Treasurer Amanda Trosclair. The 22nd Judicial District Bar Association is dedicated… Read more »

Stanley-Wallace Law Awarded Best in Client Satisfaction

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We are thrilled to announce that for the 8th year in a row, Stanley-Wallace Law has been awarded Best in Client Satisfaction by the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys™. The American Institute’s Family Law Division recognizes attorneys who have excelled in their respective field(s).  Attorneys who are recognized by the American Institute’s Family Law… Read more »

Stepfamily Day: The unique dynamics and challenges faced by blended families

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Stepfamily Day is a celebration that shines a spotlight on the unique dynamics and challenges faced by blended families.   As a divorce, child custody, and adoption, I understand the intricate legal issues that can arise within these complex family structures. In this article, we’ll explore the significance of Stepfamily Day and provide legal insights… Read more »

Navigating Heat-Related Hazards and Solutions in the Workplace

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As an attorney who has represented numerous Louisiana Worker’s Compensation cases, I’ve seen firsthand the importance of addressing heat-related hazards to ensure the well-being of employees. High temperatures can lead to a range of health risks for employees, including heat, exhaustion, heat, stroke, and dehydration. Prolonged exposure to heat can impair Cognitive function, reduce productivity,… Read more »

Swimming Safety: Protecting Lives and Preventing Legal Liability

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Swimming is a popular recreational activity enjoyed by people of all ages, providing a refreshing escape from the scorching summer heat. However, amidst the joy and excitement, it is crucial to prioritize safety and take necessary precautions to prevent accidents and potential legal liabilities. As an attorney and an avid swimmer, I understand the importance… Read more »