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Pro-Bowl-O Project 2014 Photo

Pro-Bowl-O Project 2014

July 20, 2014 News

Lawyers hit the bowling lanes on Sunday, July 20th as part of the New Orleans Bar Association's annual Pro-Bowl-O Tournament. Proceeds from this charity bowling tournament support the works of The Pro Bono Project and its efforts to provi… Read More »

Review of the 2014 Legislative Session Photo

Review of the 2014 Legislative Session

July 18, 2014 News

The New Orleans Bar Association welcomed Rep. Walter J. Leger III, Rep. Joseph P. Lopinto III, and Clancy J. DuBos on Thursday, July 17th for our annual legislative review CLE.  The panel gave a complete rundown on the legislative change… Read More »

Products Liability Committee Meeting Photo

Products Liability Committee Meeting

July 16, 2014 Committees

On July 16th, Irving Warshauer led a roundtable discussion on the impact of media, redhibition actions, use of experts, and cost containment in products liability litigation. This informal conversation followed up on a popular CLE held in April wit… Read More »

Recent Developments along the French Market District Photo

Recent Developments along the French Market District

June 25, 2014 Committees

Jon Smith, Executive Director of the French Market Corporation, began his presentation with the French Market's historical background and significance. As he moved into more current topics, Mr. Smith explained the shops along the French Market… Read More »

Assessor Williams Discusses Property Tax Issues Photo

Assessor Williams Discusses Property Tax Issues

June 19, 2014 News

Assessor Erroll G. Williams offered an update on property tax issues at a CLE on Thursday, June 19th's. Held at the New Orleans Bar Association, "Meet the Property Assessor" has become an annual program hosted by the Tax Law Com… Read More »

Louisiana Supreme Court Luncheon Photo

Louisiana Supreme Court Luncheon

June 18, 2014 News

Yesterday, The New Orleans Bar Association and New Orleans Bar Foundation welcomed the Honorable Bernette J. Johnson for our Louisiana Supreme Court Luncheon. The program began with welcoming remarks from NOBA President, Mark Surprenant. Chief Jus… Read More »

Solo & Small Firm Committee Wellness Seminar Photo

Solo & Small Firm Committee Wellness Seminar

June 16, 2014 Committees

On Friday, June 13th the Solo & Small Firm Committee held their wellness seminar. The program started off with an introduction by Frank Milanese, Committee Chair, during a light lunch that was provided for all attendees. Tim VanDerKamp, from S… Read More »

Hot Topics with the NLRB Photo

Hot Topics with the NLRB

June 12, 2014 Committees

Andrea Wilkes discussed Hot Topics with the National Labor Relations Board Region 15 at the June 12th Labor & Employment Law CLE.  Use of employer email and social media issues along with arbitration policies were among some of the topi… Read More »

"How Chemicals Cause Cancer."

June 10, 2014 Committees

Angela Harris, a Ph.D., board-certified toxicologist, was the guest speaker for today's Environmental Law/Toxic Torts Committee meeting and led a discussion on "How Chemicals Cause Cancer - Basic Science and Biomarker Discovery." Ms. … Read More »

Judge Terri Love Speaks at Approach the Bench CLE Photo

Judge Terri Love Speaks at Approach the Bench CLE

May 29, 2014 News

Discussions on the practices and procedures of the Louisiana Court of Appeal - 4th Circuit were highlighted by the Hon. Terri F. Love at the New Orleans Bar Association's Approach the Bench on Thursday, May 29th. ¬†Judge Love spoke on various polic… Read More »