News for June 2013

Real Property Committee Discusses Recent Law Changes

Real Property Committee Discusses Recent Law Changes

June 27, 2013 News

Tolling agreements? Do you know about the recent change to the laws of prescription? Parties are allowed to enter tolling agreements for the first time in Louisiana.  Ben Janke of Baker Donelson talked about the changes to the Real Prope… Read More »

Comp & Cocktails

Comp & Cocktails

June 21, 2013 News

Colleagues and friends met and mingled after a long day's work at the Rusty Nail for a "Comp and Cocktails" social on Thursday, July 20th. Looking to July, the Workers' Comp Committee will host a CLE on July 19th with speaker… Read More »

Meet Orleans Parish Assessor Errol Williams

Meet Orleans Parish Assessor Errol Williams

June 21, 2013 News

Building and maintaining a more accurate public database was the goal Errol Williams, New Orleans parish assessor, highlighted during his Thursday afternoon discussion at the NOBA office. The challenge of bringing uniformity to the property t… Read More »

Judge Magner Discusses Local Rules of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court

Judge Magner Discusses Local Rules of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court

June 20, 2013 News

Chief Judge Elizabeth W. Magner, United States Bankruptcy Judge, Eastern District of Louisiana, welcomed members of the bar on Thursday, June 20th as she addressed questions about the Local Rules of U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern Distr… Read More »

Standing Room Only at Gun Rights/Control CLE

Standing Room Only at Gun Rights/Control CLE

June 20, 2013 News

Extended background checks, the reinstatement of the assault weapons ban, and limiting ammunition magazines along with local issues related to concealed weapons and convicted felon statutes were the focus of NOBA’s “A Frank Discussion … Read More »