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Complex Litigation



 

Thomas M. Flanagan
Committee Chair

 


Upcoming Events:

Complex Litigation Committee Introductory Meeting

Join the Complex Litigation Committee for an introductory meeting to go over programs and/or events in 2018. Dr. John Page, Associate Professor of Accounting at Tulane University, will also lead a discussion on reading income statements and balance sheets. 

 

Speaker: 
Dr. John Page, Associate Professor of Accounting at Tulane University

Date:
Thursday, April 26, 2018

Time:
Noon - 1 p.m.

Location:
NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

Cost:
NOBA member discount: $14 (includes lunch)
*All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee.

Registration:

  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Liz Daino
  3. Mail payment to the NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  4. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here

Please note our updated cancellation policy:
Payment is expected before the start of programs in order to attend. Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund. No shows are not eligible for refunds and will be charged for the program, plus an administrative billing fee.

 

Managing Parallel Criminal and Civil Litigation CLE

     

Special considerations arise when representing clients facing both civil and criminal proceedings arising from the same alleged conduct. Two of the city’s leading criminal practitioners will explore this topic in depth and discuss how they protect their clients’ interests in these unique circumstances.

Speakers: 
Billy Gibbens, Schonekas, Evans, McGoey & McEachin, LLC
Michael W. Magner, Jones Walker LLP

Date:
Friday, May 4, 2018

Time:
Noon - 1 p.m.

Location:
NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

CLE:
1 hour of CLE credit

Cost:
NOBA member discount: $35 (includes lunch)
Non-member price: $55 (includes lunch)
*All credit card transactions will be charged a 3% convenience fee.

Registration:

  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Liz Daino
  3. Mail payment to the NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  4. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here.

Please note our updated cancellation policy:
Payment is expected before the start of programs in order to attend. Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund. No shows are not eligible for refunds and will be charged for the program, plus an administrative billing fee.

 


Committee Blog Posts:

February 2018: It’s about time: The Supreme Court clarifies § 1367(d)’s tolling provision in Artis v. District of Columbia

 


Recent Events:

On Thursday, March 15, 2017, the Complex Litigation Committee co-hosted E-Discovery Simplified & How Your Clients Benefit From Cooperating With Difficult Opposing Counsel CLE with attorney Mark R. Beebe and litigation support specialist Nick Mole, from Adams and Reese LLP.

On Friday, November 3, 2017, the Complex Litigation Committee co-hosted Managing Multi-Jurisdictional Litigation: Opportunities and Challenges in both the State and Federal Systems CLE with speakers Stephen L. Miles and Kyle W. Siegel of Barrasso Usdin Kupperman Freeman & Sarver, L.L.C.

On October 31, 2017, Alexander M. McIntyre, Jr., of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC, presented a Louisiana Competition Law CLE.

On January 31, 2017, there was an introductory meeting for the committee to meet the chair and each other, and to also get an idea of commtitee interest for upcoming programs.

The Complex Litigation Committee was newly formed in 2016. For those interested in joining please contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453. For questions about the committee please email Thomas Flanagan.