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NLRB Investigative Issues

June 11, 2013 News

Current NLRB investigative issues including subpoenas and settlement dicta was one of the highlighted areas of the Labor and Employment Law CLE: Inside an NLRB Investigation. Andrea Wilkes and Kathleen McKinney led the discussion that touched… Read More »

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Professor Sally Richardson Discusses Servitude Law in Louisiana

May 30, 2013 News

Professor Sally Richardson discussed the recent Law Institute revisions to the Civil Code articles on enclosed estates and utility servitudes at a CLE hosted by the Real Property Committee on Wednesday, May 29th.  There will be a new legal se… Read More »

Judge Allison Penzato Speaks to Healthcare Law Committee Photo

Judge Allison Penzato Speaks to Healthcare Law Committee

May 28, 2013 News

The emergence of a younger generation of doctors more critical of their peers is one of the positive changes Judge Allison Penzato, 22ndJDC, noted at the Healthcare Law Committee meeting on May 28th. Critical peer review is essential in medical ma… Read More »

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Leaning In to Negotiate

May 16, 2013 News

Negotiating one’s legal career may be more about practice area, case load, and law firm relationships in the early years, attendees to the first of NOBA’s Lean In series noted after watching a webinar on negotiation. Marta Schnabel, O&… Read More »

Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Benefits and Burdens Photo

Comprehensive Immigration Reform: Benefits and Burdens

May 15, 2013 News

The benefits and burdens placed upon practitioners by the proposed Border Security, Economic Opportunity and Immigration Modernization Act, also known as Comprehensive Immigration Reform, were discussed by the Immigration Law Committee at a lunch … Read More »

Real Property Looks at the Reality of Louisiana's Anti-Indemnity Act Photo

Real Property Looks at the Reality of Louisiana's Anti-Indemnity Act

April 24, 2013 News

Real Property committee members dove straight into their area of interest with animated musings of potential streetcar routes and even the dream of a light rail in the Crescent City when they gathered on April 24th at the New Orleans Bar Asso… Read More »

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Workers' Compensation CLE Fills The Room

April 11, 2013 News

“Prospective Application of Medical Treatment Guidelines and Act 860 in Workers’ Compensation Law” was the title of the CLE taught by C. Ray Murray and Nathan Schrantz that packed the New Orleans Bar Association conference r… Read More »

Healthcare Law Committee Prepares for a Busy Year Photo

Healthcare Law Committee Prepares for a Busy Year

April 4, 2013 News

As 2014 is set to bring about a monumental overhaul to the healthcare system within this country, the Healthcare Law Committee mapped out an impressive agenda at their April 4th meeting. They see this year as their opportunity to help the local co… Read More »

Kurt Weigle of the Downtown Development District Speaks to Real Property Law Committee Photo

Kurt Weigle of the Downtown Development District Speaks to Real Property Law Committee

March 27, 2013 News

Kurt Weigle of the Downtown Development District spoke at the monthly lunch meeting of the Real Property Law Committee on Wednesday, March 27, 2013. Mr. Weigle explored the latest campaign to attract residents, retail, and investors to the downtow… Read More »

Workers' Comp & Pro Sports Photo

Workers' Comp & Pro Sports

March 22, 2013 News

Frank A. Bruno and Christopher J. Kane led a lively discussion on workers comp and how it applies to Louisiana professional teams and how the teams have been affected in California cases where cumulative trauma laws allow for a broader scope in pr… Read More »