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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



Hot Topics with the NLRB

Hot Topics with the NLRB

June 12, 2014 | Posted in: 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 th... » Read More



"How Chemicals Cause Cancer."

"How Chemicals Cause Cancer."

June 10, 2014 | Posted in: 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." ... » Read More



Judge Terri Love Speaks at Approach the Bench CLE

Judge Terri Love Speaks at Approach the Bench CLE

May 29, 2014 | Posted in: 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 po... » Read More



YLS Hosts Summer Law Clerks

YLS Hosts Summer Law Clerks

May 28, 2014 | Posted in: News

The Young Lawyers Section of the New Orleans Bar Association hosted its annual Dos and Don'ts of Summer Clerkships.  This program offers an opportunity for summer clerks to come together and socialize, while participating in discu... » Read More



Class Actions/Complex Litigation Meeting

Class Actions/Complex Litigation Meeting

May 22, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Ethical issues facing class action attorneys, the role of the special master, and Multi-District Litigation were all areas touched upon by members of the Class Actions/Complex Litigation Committee at their meeting and lunch held on Thursday, Ma... » Read More



Study Group on Cuba

Study Group on Cuba

May 21, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Gary LaGrange, President & CEO of the Port of New Orleans, was the featured speaker for the Study Group on Cuba's first Committee meeting of 2014. The meeting was held yesterday, May 20th, at the New Orleans Bar Association and addresse... » Read More



Administrative Hearings & DWI

Administrative Hearings & DWI

May 13, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

The Administrative Law Committee Chair, Carolyn Cooper, led the group's first meeting of the year on Friday, May 9th.  The topic was a round table discussion to review the current process of administrative hearings following an arrest ... » Read More



Estate Planning for LGBT and Unmarried Clients

Estate Planning for LGBT and Unmarried Clients

May 8, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Laura Walker Plunkett, Stone Pigman, explored the consequences of United States v. Windsor in NOBA’s “Estate Planning for LGBT and Unmarried Clients” CLE on Thursday, May 8, 2014.  Hosted by the Wills, Trusts and Successi... » Read More



Medicare Secondary Payer Act CLE

Medicare Secondary Payer Act CLE

May 7, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

Michael Ecuyer, from Gainsburgh Benjamin, and Nicholas D'Aquilla,  from The Garretson Group, led a spirited discussion on the Medical Secondary... » Read More