About Riess LeMieux

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far Riess LeMieux has created 38 blog entries.

Riess LeMieux Year In Review

By |2021-12-14T12:23:24-06:00December 14, 2021|

Riess LeMieux was hard at work in 2021 and we’ve accomplished quite a bit both inside and outside of the courtroom. We are proud of the effort the team put forward and we are excited to see what 2022 brings!

Check out our highlights by clicking here. 


Legal Update

By |2022-01-10T16:05:34-06:00November 18, 2021|

Case Update: Priebe v. Advanced Structural Technologies, Inc. (October 2021)

A federal court recently reiterated that the Federal Arbitration Act (“FAA”) preempts state laws, including La. R.S. § 9:2779 pertaining to construction contracts, that would otherwise preclude parties from arbitrating a dispute in another state.

OSHA Update

By |2021-11-04T10:18:13-05:00November 4, 2021|

This morning, November 4, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued a long-discussed Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) mandating COVID-19 vaccinations in the private workforce. The ETS requires covered employers to develop, implement, and enforce a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy, with an exception for employers that instead establish, implement, and enforce a policy allowing […]

Legal Update

By |2021-10-20T09:13:36-05:00October 12, 2021|

Case Summary: Team Contractors, LLC v. Waypoint NOLA, LLC, et al., 2021 WL 4460525 (E.D. La. 9/29/21).

Who is the prevailing party?

How do courts determine who is the prevailing party for purposes of awarding attorneys’ fees and costs? […]

Legal Update

By |2021-10-20T09:14:09-05:00October 6, 2021|

In a recent decision, Project Consulting Services, Inc. v. Employers Insurance Company of Wausau, the Eastern District of Louisiana considered whether a professional liability exclusion in a commercial general liability policy precluded a duty to defend.  2021 WL 4148100 (E.D. La. 9/13/21)

In this matter, […]

Go to Top