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Economic Advisor to the Mayor Speaks to Real Property Committee Photo

Economic Advisor to the Mayor Speaks to Real Property Committee

August 28, 2013 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 coming yea… Read More »

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Cloud Technologies CLE

August 23, 2013 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 led the Aug… Read More »

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Social Media as Evidence

August 16, 2013 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, whic… Read More »

Human Trafficking: Heightening Awareness and Exploring Solutions Photo

Human Trafficking: Heightening Awareness and Exploring Solutions

August 15, 2013 News

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, and to … Read More »

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Lean In: Team Dynamics

August 9, 2013 News

Research shows that harnessing the unique expertise of team members is one of the most important factors in creating high-performing teams.  This was the focus of the Women in the Profession’s Lean In discussion on Wednesday, August 7th. &… Read More »

Dr. Gavin Manes Kicks Off Free on Fridays CLE Series Photo

Dr. Gavin Manes Kicks Off Free on Fridays CLE Series

August 2, 2013 News

Information is not possible to completely remove once on portable devices, it is only possible to make it economically infeasible to obtain quipped Dr. Gavin Manes of Avansic at NOBA’s Benefits and Dangers of Portable Devices CLE. The first in … Read More »

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Real Property Committee Discusses New LA Property Law Casebook

August 1, 2013 News

Professors John Lovett of Loyola University Law School and Evelyn Wilson of Southern University joined the Real Property Committee at its monthly meeting on Wednesday, July 31, 2013.  Professors Lovett and Wilson discussed their new Louisiana pr… Read More »

Presidents' Award Reception for Harry Rosenberg Photo

Presidents' Award Reception for Harry Rosenberg

July 26, 2013 News

New Orleans judges and lawyers filled the La Chinoiserie Ballroom at the Windsor Court Thursday night to honor one of their own, Harry Rosenberg, as he was awarded the prestigious Presidents’ Award from the New Orleans Bar Association. NOBA pre… Read More »

2013 Mayoral Luncheon Photo

2013 Mayoral Luncheon

July 18, 2013 News

Mayor Mitch Landrieu spoke at Wednesday’s annual Mayoral Luncheon in support of the city and with special attention to the legal community. NOBA members lunched at the Sheraton Hotel while Mayor Landrieu underlined how far the city has come, an… Read More »

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Lean In Series Continues

July 18, 2013 News

Body language is cited as a major factor influencing how people see you.  Lawyers attending the third installment of NOBA’s Lean In Series examined the ways in which body language affects perceptions of power and influence.  Kim Boyle… Read More »