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"Litigation Lessons for Lawyers." Pt. 1: Voir Dire

October 7, 2014 Committees

On Friday, October 3, 2014 at 10:30 am, the New Orleans Bar Association hosted the first in an exciting four part CLE series entitled "Litigation Lessons for Lawyers."  The CLE series will feature a mock trial format with some Louis… Read More »

"Multi-District Litigation: A View From the Bench"

October 7, 2014 Committees

On Tuesday, October 7th, the Pharmaceutical/Medical Devices committee welcomed experienced Multi-District Litigation (MDL) US District Judges Eldon E. Fallon & Sarah S. Vance to discuss the ins and outs of the MDL process. Chief Judg… Read More »

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Real Property CLE - New Pledge and Assignment of Lease Articles

September 25, 2014 Committees

On September 24th at noon, Robert Thibeaux, chair of the Real Property Law committee, provided a CLE program on the new pledge articles in the Civil Code, which take effect on January 1, 2015.  The new articles create a pledge of leases and r… Read More »

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Legal Causation in Louisiana Toxic Tort Cases

September 24, 2014 News

John Baay and William Barousse, both from Gieger Laborde, explored "Legal Causation in Louisiana Toxic Tort Cases" at a CLE held on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. Hosted by the Environmental Law/Toxic Torts Committee, the program re… Read More »

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The Interplay of Bankruptcy and Domestic Law

September 19, 2014 News

The Bankruptcy and Family Law Committees hosted a CLE on "The Interplay of Bankruptcy and Domestic Law" on Thursday, September 18, 2014.  Welcoming a diverse audience of bankruptcy and family law practitioners, the program offered… Read More »

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It's a Matter of Character CLE

September 17, 2014 News

Copyright? Or, fair use?  Walter Wolf explored the copyright of literary and film characters in "It's a Matter of Character: Recent Developments in the Copyright of Literary and Movie Characters" on Wednesday, September 17,… Read More »

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Arbitration and Healthcare CLE

September 15, 2014 News

Mr. Anthony DiLeo, a leader of the healthcare bar in Louisiana and an arbitrator with a truly national practice, spoke to a well-attended CLE luncheon sponsored by the NOBA Healthcare Law Committee on September 12. "The 10 ½ Biggest Mi… Read More »

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Ethics and Professionalism CLEs

September 9, 2014 News

Walter Leger, Jr., New Orleans Bar Association President-Elect, greeted attendees at September 9th's Ethics and Professionalism CLEs.  Held at Jones Walker, the two hour program featured Angelina Christina, Neal Favret, and Alan Yacoubi… Read More »

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Calm in the Eye of the Storm

September 2, 2014 News

The Stress Management Committee hosted a CLE entitled "Calm in the Eye of the Storm: How to Effectively Manage Stress" in conjunction with NOBA's Free on Fridays CLE Series on Friday, August 29th. Marking the anniversay of … Read More »

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Oil & Gas Law CLE on Acquisition Rights

August 26, 2014 Committees

"Acquisition of Rights for Pipelines in Louisiana" was the topic explored by Cheryl Kornick and Matt Simione, both of Liskow & Lewis, on Tuesday, August 26th.  The Oil & Gas Law Committee and Kelly Becker, Chair, welcomed … Read More »