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Two attorneys receive deferred suspensions following alcohol-related issues

By Karen Kidd | Jun 19, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — A New Orleans attorney and an Alexandria attorney both received deferred suspensions following separate Louisiana Supreme Court rulings after both had alcohol-related brushes with the law.

Attorney suspended following no contest plea to domestic abuse

By Karen Kidd | Jun 19, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — A suspended attorney Marcus Paul LaCombe, of Iowa, Louisiana, has received another suspension following a June 15 Louisiana Supreme Court attorney disciplinary proceeding after his no contest plea in November to domestic abuse.

Louisiana Supreme Court hands down rulings in 3 New Orleans attorney cases

By Karen Kidd | Jun 19, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — Three New Orleans attorneys were the subject of separate and unrelated rulings recently handed down by the Louisiana Supreme Court.

CenturyLink stockholders claim company misled customers, demand reform

By Sandra Lane | Jun 12, 2018

LAFAYETTE - A lawsuit was filed June 6 in the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Louisiana by Neil Flanders and CenturyLink stockholders against 17 senior officers and company directors, including former U.S. Sen. Mary L. Landrieu, citing alleged breach of fiduciary duty.

LADB committee recommends reinstatement for suspended New Orleans attorney, former public defender

By Karen Kidd | Jun 12, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — A Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee has recommended that suspended New Orleans attorney and former public defender Trisha Ann Ward be conditionally readmitted to practice law in the state.

LADB panel recommends dismissal of allegations against New Orleans attorney

By Karen Kidd | Jun 12, 2018

NEW ORLEANS (Louisiana Record) — For the second time in about four years, a Louisiana Attorney Disciplinary Board (LADB) hearing committee has recommended that a disciplinary charge against New Orleans attorney Deidre Katrina Peterson be dismissed.

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