26 July 2012

9th jdc judge george metoyer, jr., reversed: third circuit schools court; attorneys in summary judgment law and practice

lesson 1: La. CCP Article 966 summary judgments are not to be granted based on a factual finding - that's what trials are for; the only question before the court is whether or not there is no genuine issue of material fact;

lesson 2: (judge metoyer got this part right) dont try to jam each other on service with respect to memorandums, reply briefs and other pleadings that do not set a court date!

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