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It's a Matter of Character CLE

September 17, 2014 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, September 17, 2014. The CLE, sp… Read More »

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Arbitration and Healthcare CLE

September 15, 2014 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 Mistakes t… Read More »

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Ethics and Professionalism CLEs

September 9, 2014 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 Yacoubian. M… Read More »

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Calm in the Eye of the Storm

September 2, 2014 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 of Katrina, New Orlea… Read More »

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Oil & Gas Law CLE on Acquisition Rights

August 26, 2014 Committees

"Acquisition of Rights for Pipelines in Louisiana" was the topic explored by Cheryl Kornick and Matt Simione, both of Liskow & Lewis, on Tuesday, August 26th.  The Oil & Gas Law Committee and Kelly Becker, Chair, welcomed attendees who enjoyed a… Read More »

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Modern Document Review

August 15, 2014 News

Dr. Gavin Manes led a discussion on Friday, August 15th on “Modern Document Review”.  Dr. Manes, Chief Executive Officer of Avansic: E-Discovery & Digital Forensics, a nationally recognized expert in e-discovery and digital forensics… Read More »

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Lean In Series - Communicating with Confidence

August 14, 2014 Committees

The Women in the Profession Committee held their second Lean In Series meeting on August 14th. "Communicating with Confidence" was held at the Louisiana Court of Appeal, moderated by Judge Terri F. Love. Judge Love started the meeting by discuss… Read More »

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Study Group on Cuba - August Committee Meeting

August 12, 2014 Committees

On August 12th, the Study Group on Cuba welcomed Steve Striffler, Chair, Latin American Studies, University of New Orleans,and John Lovett, Associate Dean and Property Law Professor at Loyola University New Orleans College of Law.  The topic of … Read More »

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Bad Faith Forum CLE

August 8, 2014 Committees

The New Orleans Bar Association's Insurance Law Committee and David Strauss, Committee Chair, welcomed Dean Sutherland as he moderated a lively discussion of recent developments in bad faith litigation, with panelists Joe Bruno (policyholder coun… Read More »

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Maritime & International Law CLE

August 1, 2014 Committees

Paul Sterbcow, chair of the Maritime and International Law Committee, offered an updated on the status of MDL 2179 and the cases not included in the BP settlement at a CLE held on Thursday, July 31, 2014.  There are five categories of the non-se… Read More »