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Real Property Law



 

 Robert Thibeaux

Chair

Lillian Eyrich

Vice-Chair

 


 Upcoming Events:

August Committee Meeting: A National Economic Overview

Join the Real Property committee on August 31st to hear Adrienne Slack discuss a macro picture of today's economy.

 

Speakers:
Adrienne Slack, New Orleans Branch of the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta

Date:
Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Time:
Noon - 1 p.m.

Location:
NOBA Office
650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505
New Orleans, LA 70130

Cost:
$14 (includes light lunch)

Registration:

  1. Contact NOBA at (504) 525-7453 or
  2. Email Morgan Ellis.
  3. Mail payment to 650 Poydras Street, Suite 1505, New Orleans, LA 70130
  4. NOBA members can pay online by clicking here

Please note: Cancellations must be received in writing two days in advance in order to receive a refund less an administrative fee. No refunds for no shows. 



March 2016 Blog Post: 

"Home Prices in New Orleans, Will the Trends Continue?"
 


Recent Events:

On July 27, Bob Rivers presented "Current Developments in the New Orleans Zoning Ordinance" CLE.

On June 29, Professor Christopher Odinet presented the "Security Rights in Common Interest Community Declarations" CLE.

On May 25, Scott Gallinghouse discussed "Current Topics in Title Insurance and Tax Sale Titles"

On April 27, the committee held it's monthly meeting.

On March 30, Denis Garrity presented "Scottish Property Law- from writing to speaking: The Perspective of a Solicitor turned Advocate"

On February 24, Jay Brinkmann presented "Home Prices in New Orleans, Will the Trends Continue?"

On January 27, Susan Talley and Ed Bukaty IV presented "Boundary Actions in Urban Settings"

On October 28, 2015, Profressor Christopher Odinet gave a CLE on "Current Revisions to the Condominium Act"

On September 29, 2015 Sally Richardson presented "Current Developments in LA Property Law."

On August 26, 2015, Kurt Weigle presented "Downtown NOLA Update: Recent Successes and Current Initiatives."

On July 29, 2015, Melissa Lonegrass from LSU Law Center discussed "Lease Waiver Issues."

On June 25, 2015, Marie Moore discussed "Insurance Issues for Real Estate Practitioners."

On May 27, 2015, Hal Fairbanks presented "New Markets Tax Credits: Changing the Face of New Orleans and Urban America."

On April 29, 2015, Dean John A. Lovett of Loyola New Orleans College of Law presented "Professor Longhair's Legacy: Revindicating Movables Under Louisiana Law."

On March 25, 2015, Mr. Jay Brinkmann, the recently retired chief economist for the Mortgage Banker’s Association in  Washington, addressed the recent housing crisis, what caused it, and what has been done (and is  not being done) to prevent it from happening again.  The title of his presentation was “Housing  Bubbles: Why Did California and Florida Destroy the World Economy and Did We Learn Anything?”  Please join us for this very informative discussion.

On February 25, 2015, Professor Nikolaos Davrados of Loyola College of Law discussed the many interesting identities of Louisiana and continental property law. "It's Not Greek to Me (Or Is It?): Louisiana and Continental Property Law, Shared Concepts, Shared Legacy" 

On January 28, 2015, Maureen Gershanik, Fishman Haygood, spoke on "The New Models Corporation Act - What's New." 

On December 1, 2014, The Real Property Law Committee had their holiday luncheon at Palace Cafe.

On October 29, 2014, Larry Schedler, Larry Schedler and Associates, will be discussing the New Orleans Multifamily Housing Market, its Continued Growth, and Expected Future Development.

On September 24, 2014, Robert Thibeaux, Sher Garner, discussed New Pledge and Assignment of Lease Articles.

On July 30, 2014, Aimee Quirk, Advisor to the Mayor of Economic Development, addressed recent economic developemnt issues in New Orleans.

On June 25, 2014,  Jon Smith, Executive Director of the French Market Corporation,  discussed new developements  along the French Market District and long term plans to identify it as a retail and economic engine for the French Quarter.

On May 28, 2014, Scott Gallinghouse and John McCArthy hosted a CLE on Title Endorsements in Lousiana. 

On April 30, 2014, John Lovett explored negative servitudes.

On February 5, 2014, Kurt Weigel discussed recent and upcoming developments for the Central Business District.