This CLE will explore:
The evolution of legal causation in toxic tort cases in Louisiana state courts.
The current state of the law and ways in which plaintiffs' burdens are met
Current pending litigation in Louisiana appellate courts regarding legal causation in toxic tort cases.
Date: Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Time: 12 noon
Speakers: John Baay, Gieger Laborde, and William Barousse, Gieger Laborde
Location: Baker Donelson, 201 St. Charles Avenue, Suite 3600, New Orleans
Cost: $35 for members; $45 for nonmembers
1. Email Rebekah Burg or
2. Call NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
3. Mail payment to NOBA at 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130 or
4. Registration and payment made online by clicking here.
Please note: Cancellations must be recieved, in writing, two days prior to the program. No shows will be charged.
On June 10th Angela Harris, a Ph.D, board-certified toxicologist led a discussion on “How Chemicals Cause Cancer – Basic Science and Biomarker Discovery.”
The Environmental Law/Toxic Torts Committee was newly formed in 2014. For those interested in joining please contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or email Rebekah Burg. For questions about the committee please email Craig Isenberg.