After Smith & Fawer Obtained Injunction, Client Settles Dispute Over Future of Mardi Gras
Aug 15, 2015

By Jaquetta White

The Advocate

An ongoing feud that has fractured the first family of New Orleans float-building for five years came to an end Friday.

Blaine Kern and his son, Barry, agreed before a Civil District Court judge to dismiss long-pending litigation that at one time threatened to derail several Carnival parades.