Judge Permits Treating Physician’s Testimony In Employee Injury Lawsuit

(November 17, 2015, 12:26 PM EST) -- NEW ORLEANS — A treating physician’s testimony is admissible in an employee’s lawsuit against its employer for injuries suffered at the job, a Louisiana federal judge ruled Nov. 12, also permitting a vocational rehabilitation expert and an expert economist to testify (Cedric Anders v. Hercules Offshore Services, LLC, No. 15-393, E.D. La.; 2015 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 153167).

(Order and reasons available. Document #30-151211-013R.)

Cedric Anders sued Hercules Offshore Services LLC in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana, alleging that he suffered an...
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