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Charity Golf Tournament 2014

Charity Golf Tournament 2014

October 13, 2014 | Posted in: News

Congratulations to the winners and participants of the New Orleans Bar Association Annual Charity Golf Tournament. Hosted by the Young Lawyers Section, this year's tournament was held on Friday, October 10th at Audubon Golf Course and ... » Read More



"Multi-District Litigation: A View From the Bench"

"Multi-District Litigation: A View From the Bench"

October 7, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

On Tuesday, October 7th, the Pharmaceutical/Medical Devices committee welcomed experienced Multi-District Litigation (MDL) US District Judges Eldon E. Fallon & Sarah S. Vance to discuss the ins and outs of the MDL process. ... » Read More



"Litigation Lessons for Lawyers." Pt. 1: Voir Dire

"Litigation Lessons for Lawyers." Pt. 1: Voir Dire

October 7, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

On Friday, October 3, 2014 at 10:30 am, the New Orleans Bar Association hosted the first in an exciting four part CLE series entitled "Litigation Lessons for Lawyers."  The CLE series will feature a mock trial format with some Lo... » Read More



Real Property CLE - New Pledge and Assignment of Lease Articles

Real Property CLE - New Pledge and Assignment of Lease Articles

September 25, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

On September 24th at noon, Robert Thibeaux, chair of the Real Property Law committee, provided a CLE program on the new pledge articles in the Civil Code, which take effect on January 1, 2015.  The new articles create a pledge of leases an... » Read More



Legal Causation in Louisiana Toxic Tort Cases

Legal Causation in Louisiana Toxic Tort Cases

September 24, 2014 | Posted in: News

John Baay and William Barousse, both from Gieger Laborde, explored "Legal Causation in Louisiana Toxic Tort Cases" at a CLE held on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. Hosted by the Environmental Law/Toxic Torts Committee, the program... » Read More



The Interplay of Bankruptcy and Domestic Law

The Interplay of Bankruptcy and Domestic Law

September 19, 2014 | Posted in: News

The Bankruptcy and Family Law Committees hosted a CLE on "The Interplay of Bankruptcy and Domestic Law" on Thursday, September 18, 2014.  Welcoming a diverse audience of bankruptcy and family law practitioners, the program o... » Read More



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It's a Matter of Character CLE

September 17, 2014 | Posted in: News

Copyright? Or, fair use?  Walter Wolf explored the copyright of literary and film characters in "It's a Matter of Character: Recent Developments in the Copyright of Literary and Movie Characters" on Wednesday, Sep... » Read More



Arbitration and Healthcare CLE

Arbitration and Healthcare CLE

September 15, 2014 | Posted in: News

Mr. Anthony DiLeo, a leader of the healthcare bar in Louisiana and an arbitrator with a truly national practice, spoke to a well-attended CLE luncheon sponsored by the NOBA Healthcare Law Committee on September 12. "The 10 ½ Biggest... » Read More



Ethics and Professionalism CLEs

Ethics and Professionalism CLEs

September 9, 2014 | Posted in: News

Walter Leger, Jr., New Orleans Bar Association President-Elect, greeted attendees at September 9th's Ethics and Professionalism CLEs.  Held at Jones Walker, the two hour program featured Angelina Christina, Neal Favret, and Alan Y... » Read More



Calm in the Eye of the Storm

Calm in the Eye of the Storm

September 2, 2014 | Posted in: News

The Stress Management Committee hosted a CLE entitled "Calm in the Eye of the Storm: How to Effectively Manage Stress" in conjunction with NOBA's Free on Fridays CLE Series on Friday, August 29th. Marking the anniversay ... » Read More