|FOR IMMEDIATE NEWS RELEASE
|FROM: CLERK OF SUPREME COURT OF LOUISIANA
The Opinion handed down on the 23rd day of September, 2016, is as follows:
BY CLARK, J.:
BRANDY LYNN FECKE, STEPHEN C. FECKE, AND KAREN FECKE v. THE BOARD OF SUPERVISORS OF LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY AND AGRICULTURAL AND MECHANICAL COLLEGE (Parish of E. Baton Rouge)
Accordingly, for the above reasons, the judgment of the court of appeal is reversed insofar as it held Brandy was entitled to legal interest on an award for future medical care and ordered said interest had to be paid into the FMCF; affirmed insofar it held Brandy was not entitled to recover attorney's fees and costs from an award for future medical care prior to its placement into the FMCF; and reversed insofar as it vacated Brandy's award for loss of future earnings, and the trial court judgment awarding loss of future earnings reinstated.
REVERSED IN PART; AFFIRMED IN PART; AND TRIAL COURT JUDGMENT REINSTATED IN PART.
WEIMER, J., concurs in the result and assigns reasons.