News for October 2016

2016 Distinguished Maritime Lawyer Award Luncheon

2016 Distinguished Maritime Lawyer Award Luncheon

October 27, 2016 Committees

R. Keith Jarrett, the recipient of the 2016 Distinguished Maritime Lawyer Award, was honored at a ceremony at the JW Marriott Hotel on Wednesday, October 26, 2016. The Award honors maritime attorneys for their dedication in practicing admiralty law.&… Read More »

Common Issues With Foreign Manufacturers in Products Liability Litigation

Common Issues With Foreign Manufacturers in Products Liability Litigation

October 14, 2016 Committees

Judge Eldon Fallon and Kerry Miller discussed from the perspective of the Court and of the litigants, the hurdles and pitfalls of products liability claims involving foreign manufacturers at the Common Issues With Foreign Manufacturers in Products Li… Read More »

Need a Lawyer?

Need a Lawyer?

October 7, 2016 Committees

If you need an unbiased referral based on a lawyer's qualifications, email Rebecca Windsor of the Lawyer Referral Service. For 40 years, the New Orleans Bar Association has provided qualified referrals to the community as a public servic… Read More »

Miranda: 50 Years Later

Miranda: 50 Years Later

October 7, 2016 Committees

The Miranda: 50 Years Later CLE focused on a discussion of how Miranda has evolved over the last 50 years, including an examination of the issues and challenges that remain to be overcome, and how and why Miranda is still needed t… Read More »

Do Your Pro Bono From Home? In Your Pajamas?

Do Your Pro Bono From Home? In Your Pajamas?

October 3, 2016 Committees

LA.FreeLegalAnswers.org, a new online pro bono program, is live and needs volunteers! Attorney volunteers can log into the website whenever and wherever without ever leaving your office or meeting with a client. The site allows attorney volunte… Read More »

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