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Construction Law


 

Howard T. Boyd, III

Chair

Jimmy A. Castex

Chair

Tamara J. Lindsay

Chair

 


 

Upcoming Events:

 

ADA Compliance for Construction Projects CLE - Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Join Tamara Lindsay, Jimmy Castex, and Jeffrey Kessler when they discuss compliance issues under the Americans with Disabilities Act’s public accommodation provisions affecting the construction industry, the framework of the ADA, the standing of individuals/ interest groups to assert ADA claims, and a generalized overview of the Standards for Accessible Design. They will also discuss common traps to avoid, defenses and strategic considerations, and an overview of recent cases involving ADA compliance.

Speakers:

Tamara Lindsay, Coats Rose
Jimmy Castex, Deutsch, Kerrigan & Stiles, LLP
Jeffrey Kessler, Sher Garner Cahill Richter Klein & Hilbert, LLC 

Date: Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Time: 12 Noon - 1 PM

Location: NOBA Office, 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505

Cost: NOBA Members $35 ; Non Members $45  

To Register:  

     1. Email Alex Garon or

     2. Call NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or

     3. Mail payment to NOBA at 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130 

     4. NOBA Members can pay online by clicking here.


Recent Events:

On May 20th, Daniel Lund and Sharonda Williams discussed The "Dos and Don'ts" of Public Bid Protests. 

On March 26, 2015, the Construction Law Committee held a wine tasting social at Hopper's on Magazine Street.

On February 5, 2015, the Construction Law Committee was treated to a behind-the-scenes tour of Audubon Zoo’s most recent renovation; including glimpses of the completed lazy river, the under-construction updated elephant and orangutan enclosures.  In addition to these previews, the Construction Law Committee gained valuable insight into the myriad hurdles this project has encountered.