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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



Real Property Committee Discusses Negative Servitudes

Real Property Committee Discusses Negative Servitudes

May 1, 2014 | Posted in: Committees

John Lovett, Associate Dean and Daggett Distinguished Professor of Law, at Loyola Law School provided a discussion of negative servitudes under Louisiana and the common law, including recent caselaw at the Real Property Law Committee's mont... » Read More



Products Liability Panel Discussion

Products Liability Panel Discussion

April 21, 2014 | Posted in: News

The Products Liability Committee hosted a Panel Discussion on Recent Developments in Products Liability CLE on April 16 with The Hon. Lance M. Africk, USDC – EDLA, Jim Irwin,Irwin Fritchie, and Hugh P. Lambert, The Lambert Firm.... » Read More



Insurance Law CLE on BP Litigation

Insurance Law CLE on BP Litigation

April 11, 2014 | Posted in: Uncategorized

George B. "Bart" Hall, Jr. of Phelps Dunbar discussed the significance of the U.S. Fifth Circuit's decision in Ranger Ins., Ltd. v. Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling, Inc. ( In re Deepwater Horizon ), No. 12-30230, involving ... » Read More



Real Property Committee Meeting

Real Property Committee Meeting

March 26, 2014 | Posted in: Uncategorized

Sally Richardson, a property law professor at Tulane Law School, addressed the Real Property committee on the current legislative session, including the pending legislation involving legacy lawsuits, and the coastal protection lawsuits at the R... » Read More



Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Committee Meeting

Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Committee Meeting

March 25, 2014 | Posted in: Uncategorized

Leonard A. Davis, Herman Herman & Katz, explored several aspects of pharmaceutical law and led a discussion on Multi District Litigation in New Orleans at the New Orleans Bar Association’s Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Commi... » Read More



YLS Tulane - LSU Baseball Night

YLS Tulane - LSU Baseball Night

March 25, 2014 | Posted in: Uncategorized

The Young Lawyers Section hosted its annual baseball night as Tulane welcomed LSU on Tuesday, March 25, 2014.  Despite the chilly temperatures and wind, all enjoyed the game. Attendees gathered in the NOBA YLS hospitality tent to enjoy foo... » Read More



Danielle Schott Speaks to Appellate Practice Committee

Danielle Schott Speaks to Appellate Practice Committee

March 14, 2014 | Posted in: News

On March 13, 2014, Douglas Grundmeyer and Jonathan McCall, Co-Chairs of the NOBA Appellate Practice Committee, hosted a Committee meeting, lunch, and roundtable discussion with featured guest speaker Danielle A. Schott, Clerk of the Louisiana F... » Read More