Louisiana to Provide Negligent Hiring, Supervision Defense to Employers

Author: Melissa A. Silver, XpertHR Legal Editor

Implementation Date: August 1, 2014

Effective August 1, 2014, an individual will be prohibited from bringing a negligent hiring or failure to supervise claim against an employer or general contractor for failing to adequately supervise an employee or independent contractor due to damages or injury caused solely because that employee has been previously convicted of a criminal offense. +2014 Bill Text LA H.B. 505