New Changes to the Louisiana Code of Evidence

In 2016 the Louisiana Legislature amended 3 articles of the Louisiana Code of Evidence, articles 404, 412, and 412.1. Additionally, Article 412.4 was enacted. The new laws became effective August 1, 2016. The complete text of this new legislation is copied below. Copies of the Legislature’s acts making the changes are attached. These changes are […]

New Changes to the Louisiana Civil Code

In 2016 the Louisiana Legislature amended or enacted 14 Civil Code articles. 1 Article was repealed. The amended articles consist of articles 189, 191, 195, 196, 256, 261, 355, 1522, 2995, 3367, and 3493.10. Article 3275 was repealed. Articles 1493.1, 2997(7), and 3496.2 were enacted. Copies of the newly amended and enacted articles are below. […]