If you need an unbiased referral based on a lawyer's qualifications, email Marilyn St. James of the Lawyer Referral Service. For almost 40 years, the New Orleans Bar Association has provided qualified referrals to the community as... » Read More
The New Orleans Bar Association's Young Lawyers Section hosted another successful Law Day! Middle school students from Audubon Charter School gave presentations involving this year’s theme, selected by the ABA, “Magna Carta... » Read More
Recent lawsuits and settlements highlight the risk for employers who ignore the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”) when conducting employee background checks. Written discl... » Read More
Whether future claims by individuals should be dismissed as a result of a class action settlement have been analyzed in many cases in Louisiana. On the other hand, there is paucity of Louisiana decisions on the ... » Read More
At the outset of a nationwide products liability litigation, plaintiffs’ counsel are faced with procedural issues which are unique to mass torts and which can affect the litigation from start to fin... » Read More
"Cases? We ain’t got no cases..."
Every Louisiana lawyer knows one thing: We are a proudly civilian jurisdiction. We trace our legal lineage to the ancient Romans and the Empero... » Read More
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