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NOBA Hits a Hole in One

NOBA Hits a Hole in One

October 4, 2013 | Posted in: Uncategorized

Congratulations to the Young Lawyers Section and all of the participants and sponsors of the 2013 YLS Charity Golf Tournament. Blue skies prevailed after an initial shower and participants enjoyed playing 18 holes with interactive sponsors at v... » Read More



Medical Causes of Stress and How it Affects Professionalism

Medical Causes of Stress and How it Affects Professionalism

September 26, 2013 | Posted in: News

Virtually every disease, with a few genetic exceptions, can be caused by stress cautioned Dr. John Wakeman at the New Orleans Bar Association Inn of Court CLE Understanding the Medical Causes of Stress and How it Affects Professionalism. T... » Read More



Recent Developments in Medical Malpractice Caselaw

Recent Developments in Medical Malpractice Caselaw

September 24, 2013 | Posted in: News

Changes to investigations, compliance reviews, and civil monetary penalties are just some of the areas affected by the new HIPAA regulations that went into effect September 23rd. Natalie J. Dekaris (Bradley Murchison Kelly & She... » Read More



Entity Law in Bankruptcy CLE

Entity Law in Bankruptcy CLE

September 20, 2013 | Posted in: News

Entity Law in Bankruptcy was the topic of a four hour CLE held by the Bankruptcy Law Committee on Thursday, August 19th at the New Orleans Bar Association This thorough look at the many facets of entity law in regards to bankruptcy ... » Read More



2013 Louisiana Legislative Review

2013 Louisiana Legislative Review

September 6, 2013 | Posted in: News

Bans on using social media while driving, new laws on conceal carry permits, and tax credit changes led to a lively debate at the annual Louisiana Legislative Review. The comprehensive and detailed review of the 2013 Louisiana legislative ... » Read More



Smart Tech for Solo and Small Firms

Smart Tech for Solo and Small Firms

August 30, 2013 | Posted in: News

Tech safety and making the best buying decisions were the focus of Smart Tech for Solo and Small Firms, the final Free on Fridays CLE held on August 30th. Tom O’Connor partnered with Craig Bayer to lead a very direct discussion on how to ... » Read More



Economic Advisor to the Mayor Speaks to Real Property Committee

Economic Advisor to the Mayor Speaks to Real Property Committee

August 28, 2013 | Posted in: News

Aimee Quirk, Economic Advisor to the Mayor, highlighted how New Orleans is poised to see further expansion in its economy with the development of  the medical and bio-tech industries, increased retail outlets, and a new airport in the... » Read More



Cloud Technologies CLE

Cloud Technologies CLE

August 23, 2013 | Posted in: News
 

Increased speed, efficiency, and profitability are three major benefits Abid Hussain has seen from using cloud technologies in his law practice. Operating a solo, mobile law practice serving both New Orleans and Dallas, Hussain ... » Read More



Social Media as Evidence

Social Media as Evidence

August 16, 2013 | Posted in: News

Treat social media as all other electronically stored information and assume it is discoverable, stressed Morgan Daniels (Daniels Law, LLC) at the August 16th Social Media as Evidence CLE. The 3rd in NOBA’s new Free on Fridays series... » Read More



Human Trafficking: Heightening Awareness and Exploring Solutions

Human Trafficking: Heightening Awareness and Exploring Solutions

August 15, 2013 | Posted in: Uncategorized

Most believe prostitution is a local crime.  The reality is that victims of prostitution, children and adults, are trafficked by violent pimps to lucrative markets.  They utilize false identification, are taught how to avoid police, a... » Read More