Committees

Oil & Gas Law CLE on Acquisition Rights

Oil & Gas Law CLE on Acquisition Rights

August 26, 2014 | Posted in: 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, wel... » Read More



Lean In Series - Communicating with Confidence

Lean In Series - Communicating with Confidence

August 14, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

The Women in the Profession Committee held their second Lean In Series meeting on August 14th. "Communicating with Confidence" was held at the Louisiana Court of Appeal, moderated by Judge Terri F. Love. Judge Love started the me... » Read More



Study Group on Cuba - August Committee Meeting

Study Group on Cuba - August Committee Meeting

August 12, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

On August 12th, the Study Group on Cuba welcomed Steve Striffler, Chair, Latin American Studies, University of New Orleans,and John Lovett, Associate Dean and Property Law Professor at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law.  The top... » Read More



Bad Faith Forum CLE

Bad Faith Forum CLE

August 8, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

The New Orleans Bar Association's Insurance Law Committee and David Strauss, Committee Chair, welcomed Dean Sutherland as he moderated a lively discussion of recent developments in bad faith litigation, with panelists Joe Bruno (policy... » Read More



Maritime & International Law CLE

Maritime & International Law CLE

August 1, 2014 | Posted in: Committees
Paul Sterbcow, chair of the Maritime and International Law Committee, offered an updated on the status of MDL 2179 and the cases not included in the BP settlement at a CLE held on Thursday, July 31, 2014.  There are five categories of the non... » Read More


Real Property Law July Committee Meeting

Real Property Law July Committee Meeting

July 31, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

The Real Property Law Committee held their monthly meeting on July 30th. Aimee Quirk, Advisor to the Mayor for Economic Development, was the speaker and discussed Recent Economic Development in New Orleans. Ms. Quirk started off by mention... » Read More



Women in the Profession "Lean In" Series

Women in the Profession "Lean In" Series

July 28, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

The Women in the Profession Committee had their first "Lean In" Series meeting last Friday. The topic was "Allowing Yourself to Be Brilliant," moderated by Judge Keva Landrum-Johnson from Criminal District Court. The meeting... » Read More



Products Liability Committee Meeting

Products Liability Committee Meeting

July 16, 2014 | Posted in: 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... » Read More



Recent Developments along the French Market District

Recent Developments along the French Market District

June 25, 2014 | Posted in: 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 Mar... » Read More



Solo & Small Firm Committee Wellness Seminar

Solo & Small Firm Committee Wellness Seminar

June 16, 2014 | Posted in: 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, fro... » Read More