Louisiana Appellate Court Reverses Jury Verdict In Multivehicle Crash Trial

(May 24, 2016, 1:29 PM EDT) -- NEW ORLEANS — A Louisiana appellate panel on May 18 said a trial court erred by giving a jury vague instructions on vicarious liability in a trial stemming from a multivehicle accident and remanded with instructions to enter judgment against a flower company with which the truck driver at fault for the accident was contracted (Lewis Knoten v. Tammy Westbrook et al., No. 2014-CA-0892 cons. with Bertell Thomas v. Tammy Westbrook et al., No. 2014-CA-0893 cons. with Candice Walker v. Tammy Westbrook et al., No. 2014-CA-0894...
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