On March 16, the Committee held a CLE titled "The Recent Wave of Coastal Land Loss Litigation" with speakers Kelly Becker and Laura Brown from Liskow & Lewis.
Oil & Gas Law Committee CLE - Acquisition of Rights for Pipelines in Louisiana with Cheryl Kornick and Matt Simione, Liskow & Lewis
Recently, Louisiana, especially south Louisiana, has seen a proliferation of new pipeline projects. This talk will cover the issues and rules involved in negotiating for, and litigating over, a pipeline or other right of way agreement. Areas covered:
• The basics of a servitude or right-of-way agreement – what they can contain; what they should contain; areas of dispute.
• The rules for litigation of an expropriation suit.
• Trends in legislation regarding right-of-ways and expropriation lawsuits at the state, parish, and local levels.
June CLE & Luncheon: Cuba's Offshore Oil Development: Potential Implications for the US
Co-sponsored with the Study Group on Cuba