Legal Roundup

MOULEDOUX BLAND LEGRAND BRACKETT: Edward McAuliffe Presents “Criminal Law for the Civil Lawyer” CLE at LSBA Seminar

By Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett, LLC | Mar 19, 2019

Associate Edward J. McAuliffe, III recently presented a “Criminal Law for the Civil Lawyer: A Practical Guide for the Non-criminal Practitioner” CLE at a Multi-Topic CLE Seminar for the Louisiana State Bar Association at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS PHILLIPS LLP: Groves Lowe Recognized Among LSU College of HSE’s Hall of Distinction

By Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP | Mar 18, 2019

Taylor Porter Partner Amy Groves Lowe was honored with an "Alumni of Distinction" award from the Louisiana State University College of Human & Sciences Education at a special dinner and awards ceremony on March 14 at the Lod Cook Conference Center.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS PHILLIPS LLP: Taylor Porter Hosts Reception to Celebrate Nationally-Recognized Re-Entry Program

By Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP | Mar 13, 2019

Taylor Porter partnered with several Baton Rouge businesses and the U.S. Middle District Court of Louisiana to host a reception to toast the successes of the work release and re-entry program, called RISE: Rehabilitating Individuals through Strategic Encounters.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS PHILLIPS LLP: Taylor Porter Sponsors 2019 LSBA Diversity Conclave - “Opening Doors for Next Generation”

By Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP | Mar 13, 2019

Taylor Porter sponsored the 2019 and 12th Annual Louisiana State Bar Association Conclave on Diversity in the Legal Profession, "Strides for Diversity - Opening Doors for the Next Generation," held Friday, March 8, 2019, at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS PHILLIPS LLP: Kenny Recognized as Finalist for LSBA Young Lawyers Professionalism Honor

By Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP | Mar 12, 2019

Taylor Porter Partner Erin Sayes Kenny was recognized as a finalist for an honor bestowed by the LSBA Young Lawyers Division - The Honorable Michaelle Pitard Wynne Professionalism Award - at the 2019 LSBA Midyear Meeting, held Jan. 18, 2019.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS PHILLIPS LLP: Groves Lowe to be Recognized Among LSU College of HSE’s Hall of Distinction

By Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP | Mar 12, 2019

Taylor Porter Partner Amy Groves Lowe will be honored with an "Alumni of Distinction" award from the Louisiana State University College of Human & Sciences Education at a special dinner and awards ceremony.

ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF LOUISIANA: U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Western District of Louisiana takes part in largest-ever nationwide elder fraud sweep

By U.S. Attorney's Office Western District of Louisiana | Mar 11, 2019

Attorney General William P. Barr and U.S. Attorney David C. Joseph announced the largest coordinated sweep of elder fraud cases in history, surpassing last year’s nationwide sweep.

FORMAN WATKINS: FormanWatkins Hosts Special Lagniappe Session for Local LMA Members

By Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP | Mar 5, 2019

The FormanWatkins New Orleans office recently hosted the Legal Marketing Association's local Baton Rouge/New Orleans group for a special lagniappe session that was being held for its members and friends.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS PHILLIPS LLP: TP Hosts Practice for LSU Law’s Eventual National Runner-Up Environmental Moot Court Team

By Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP | Mar 5, 2019

Taylor Porter hosted a moot court practice for the LSU Law Center’s National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition Team, which tied for second place and were named National Finalists at this year’s competition, held Feb. 22-24 at the Elisabeth Haub School of Law at Pace University in White Plains, New York.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS PHILLIPS LLP: Taylor Porter to Host United Way “Connecting for a Cause” Event

By Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP | Mar 5, 2019

Taylor Porter will host on its River Terrace an event by the Gottlieb Society of Capital Area United Way and the African American Leadership Council - "Connecting for a Cause," Friday, March 15, 6 p.m.

ARNOLD & ITKIN: Attorneys Arnold & Itkin were Named to 2019 Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers

By Arnold and Itkin LLP | Mar 5, 2019

Attorneys Kurt Arnold and Jason Itkin are proud to have been named to this year’s Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America guide.

TAYLOR PORTER BROOKS PHILLIPS LLP: Taylor Porter In-House Counsel CLE Seminar Tackles Complex Legal Challenges

By Taylor, Porter, Brooks & Phillips LLP | Feb 27, 2019

Taylor Porter presented a CLE Seminar, "Complex Legal & Regulatory Challenges Facing In-House Counsel," where attorneys covered the challenging issues that are confronting in-house legal departments, hosted by the Firm on Wednesday, Feb. 20.

FORMAN WATKINS: Abbott Selected by New Orleans CityBusiness to 2019 Leadership in Law Class

By Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP | Feb 27, 2019

FormanWatkins is proud to announce that Charles Abbott has been selected by New Orleans CityBusiness to its 2019 Leadership in Law class.

ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OF LOUISIANA: U.S. Attorney’s Office collects more than $4.8 million in civil, criminal actions for U.S. taxpayers in Fiscal Year 2018

By U.S. Attorney's Office Western District of Louisiana | Feb 27, 2019

United States Attorney David C. Joseph announced that the Western District of Louisiana collected $4,849,432 in criminal and civil actions in Fiscal Year 2018.

FORMAN WATKINS: FormanWatkins Welcomes Dima Ghawi As Part Of Diversity & Inclusion Initiative

By Forman Watkins & Krutz LLP | Feb 25, 2019

FormanWatkins recently had the pleasure of welcoming Dima Ghawito speak to our attorneys as part of the Firm’s Diversity & Inclusion initiative.

HERMAN HERMAN & KATZ LLC: Congratulations to Brian Katz, Citybusiness Leadership in Law Class of 2019

By Herman Herman & Katz, LLC | Feb 25, 2019

We proudly congratulate HH&K Partner Brian Katz who has been selected for the New Orleans CityBusinessLeadership in Law, Class of 2019.

LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE: Baton Rouge Man Indicted For Wire and Tax Fraud

By Louisiana Department of Justice | Feb 20, 2019

U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced yesterday that WAYNE TRICHE, age 75, of Baton Rouge, was charged in a 38-count Indictment with wire fraud and tax fraud in violation of Title 18, United States Code, Section 1343 and Title 26, United States Code, Section 7206(1), respectively.

LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE: Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty To Failing To Declare More Than $700,000 In Stolen Money On Tax Return. Admits To Stealing Over Five Million from New Orleans Law Firm and Real Estate Company

By Louisiana Department of Justice | Feb 19, 2019

U.S. Attorney Peter G. Strasser announced today that PEGGY NAGELE, age 65 of Thibodeaux, Louisiana pleaded guilty January 24, 2019 to a one count bill of information, charging her with violating Title 26, United States Code, Section 7206, making false statements on an income tax return.

MOULEDOUX BLAND LEGRAND BRACKETT: Alan Brackett to Moderate Annual Longshore Conference; Simone Yoder to Speak on Panel

By Mouledoux, Bland, Legrand & Brackett, LLC | Feb 18, 2019

Member Alan G. Brackett will once again act as a moderator at the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law 2019 Annual Longshore Conference being held March 21-22.

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