Professor Verchick shared that the biggest thing that needs to change economically are not subsidies, but global investments.
The February 3rd panel discussion was titled “Adverse Possession, Mortgages, and the Public Trust Doctrine.”
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.
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.
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.
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.
The piece details potential lawsuits against oil and gas companies for their role in Louisiana’s coastal erosion.
Brad Cashio, J.D. ’01, was named one of “20 People Who Are Making the New Orleans Area Better” by NOLA.com/The Times-Picayune. Cashio frequently offers his services pro bono to individuals, nonprofits, churches, and small business. His firm also offers estate planning at a steep discount to help those who may need it. He has also taught Bible classes to inmates in the Orleans Justice Center for 13 years and says his Christian faith is a huge part of his life and motivation.