Procrastinators' Programs on December 28, 2018


Friday, December 28, 2018
All Day or By the Hour

Earn 7 hours of CLE including 1 hour of Ethics and 1 hour of Professionalism

Conveniently located at the Pan Am Building, 11th Floor Auditorium, 601 Poydras Street

Discounted CLE rates for NOBA Members! Not a member? CLICK HERE to join.

4 Easy Ways To Register!

1.  Call the NOBA Office at (504) 525-7453 

2.  Email Briana Nelms 

3.  Download the Procrastinators' Programs Registration Form

4.  Register for the full day directly online. 
     Pre-Registration is Closed.
     (Please note: There is a 3% fee for all credit card transactions. We take everything but American Express)

View CLE Registration Fees


8:30 am - 9:00 am   

Registration Opens


9:00 am - 10:00 am

Professionalism: Past, Present & Future - What Can We Do?


Seth M. Nehrbass, Garvey, Smith & Nehrbass, Patent Attorneys, LLC
Mackenzie D. Rodríguez, Garvey, Smith & Nehrbass, Patent Attorneys, LLC
Melanie M. Mulcahy, The Derbes Law Firm, LLC

10:10 am - 11:10 am

Recent Developments in Legal Ethics


Dane S. Ciolino, Loyola University College of Law

11:20 am - 12:20 pm

Tort Claims: Bad Faith


 David A. Strauss, King & Jurgens, LLC 

12:20 pm - 1:20 pm

Lunch on Your Own


1:20 pm - 2:20 pm

Recent Developments in Louisiana Business Law


Professor Trey Drury, Loyola University College of Law

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Insurance Issues in Oil & Gas Law         

An exploration of basic insurance issues common to oil and gas operations, casualties, and disputes. Mr. Flanagan will help you identify the challenges associated with professional liability exclusions, control of well insurance, pollution, anti-indemnity acts, and other special issues.  This program will also help you be familiar with how oil and gas insurance claims are handled.   


Harold Flanagan, Flanagan Partners LLP

3:40 pm - 4:40 pm

Aggravation of Preexisting Injuries     


Megan C. Kiefer, Kiefer & Kiefer

4:50 pm - 5:50 pm

Maritime Law: Treasure Hunters, Space Pirates, and Salvage Seekers


Cayce C. Peterson, The Lambert Firm, PLC
Harry E. Morse IV, Harry Morse LLC
Jay Christopher Zainey, Jr., Huber, Slack, Thomas and Marcelle, LLP


CLE Hours & Fees

The Procrastinators' Programs (sm) offers 7 Hours of CLE including 1 hour of Ethics and Professionalism. 

Registration Options NOBA Member Discount Non Member Rate

Full day registration 

$250.00    $370.00
Per hour registration $40.00   

The New Orleans Bar Association will accept written requests for a refund of registration fees, but a $20 administrative fee will be assessed. All cancellations must be received two full days prior to the CLE in order to be eligible for a refund. No refunds for no shows.