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Sells v. Brehm

United States District Court, E.D. Louisiana

May 23, 2019

CARLOS SELLS
v.
KELSEY BREHM AND STATE FARM MUTUAL AUTOMOBILE INSURANCE COMPANY

         SECTION M (3)

          ORDER & REASONS

          BARRY W. ASHE UNITED STATES DISTRICT JUDGE

         Before the Court is a motion to remand filed by plaintiff Carlos Sells (“Sells”).[1] Defendants Kelly Brehm (“Brehm”) and State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company (“State Farm”) (collectively, “Defendants”) oppose the motion.[2] Having reviewed the parties' memoranda and the applicable law, the Court issues this Order & Reasons.

         I. BACKGROUND

         Sells filed this action against Defendants in the Civil District Court for Orleans Parish, State of Louisiana (“CDC”), alleging Louisiana state-law claims arising out of an automobile accident.[3] Specifically, Sells alleges that on October 20, 2017, he was travelling eastbound on Magazine Street in New Orleans when Brehm, who was traveling in the same direction, rear-ended his vehicle, causing him “severe and disabling injuries.”[4] Sells alleges that Brehm's negligence caused the accident.[5] As to his injuries, Sells alleges that he sustained:

2. Strain, sprain, and other hurt and damage to the entire body, including the back and neck, the spine, bones, joints, nerves, tendons, ligaments joint capsules, cartilages, muscles, facia and other soft tissues;
3. Injuries to the head, brain and nervous system;
4. Severe headaches, emotional upset and distress and other psychological sequelae, including shock;
5. Cervicalgia;
6. Post-traumatic headache;
7. Sprain of jaw;
8. C3-4 right lateral disk herniation extending into the right neural foramina;
9. Thoracic spine sprain; and
10. Non-specific lumbar spine straightening with muscular ...

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