Professor William Quigley assisted in the drafting of the ordinance and appeared before the city council multiple times to advocate its passage. The ordinance allows for individuals accused of low-level municipal offenses released on their own recognizance, rather than being jailed if they cannot afford a bond.
Sokol says she will travel throughout southern India, visiting various universities and institutes of Ghandian studies.
30 visiting law students and faculty members heard lectures from Loyola faculty and made field trips to the State Supreme Court and 4th Circuit Court of Appeals, the U.S. District Court, and the U.S. Attorney’s Office.
Congratulations to the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Team on their victory in Guadalajara, Mexico! Teams from the United States and Mexico and arbitration professionals from around the world participated in the pre-moot and accompanying conference.
The honor recognizes his work in the successful prosecution and conviction of Walter Reed, the former district attorney for St. Tammany Parish.
Hillary Barnett Lambert, M.B.A./J.D. ’12, has been elected president of the Association. Camille Bryant, J.D. ’13, has been appointed Programs Committee chairperson.
PLAC is a non-profit association formed in 1983 to analyze, understand, and shape the common law of product liability and complex litigation.
Reese was recently selected to serve as a military judge in the Navy-Marine Corps Trial Judiciary and will head to the bench at Camp Lejeune, N.C., in the summer of 2017.
The piece details potential lawsuits against oil and gas companies for their role in Louisiana’s coastal erosion.
He joined Kean Miller in 2011 and practices in the areas of maritime and oil and gas litigation.