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- Hodges v. Reasonover: The Louisiana Supreme Court Balances Policy Goals of Binding Arbitration and Attorney-Client Fiduciary Duty. Gerow, Andrew E. // Tulane Law Review;Jun2013, Vol. 87 Issue 5/6, p1345
The article discusses the Louisiana Supreme Court's decision in the Court case Hodges v. Reasonover regarding arbitration clauses within attorney-client agreement to limit malpractices. The Court held that district courts may enforce mandatory arbitration clauses in fair and reasonable...
- Louisiana Court Ruling Will Mean Higher Cost And Longer Delays In Pollution Cases, NAII Warns. // Insurance Advocate;01/27/2001, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p11
Deals with the reversal made by the Louisiana Supreme Court on its ruling that could result to costly and long resolution of pollution cases in Louisiana. Background of the ruling in Doerr versus Mobile Oil case; Significance of the ruling reversal; Information on the draft regulation published...
- A CURRICULUM PLAN TO DEVELOP TRAINING PROFESSIONALS. Jorz, Joanne J.; Richards, Louise M. // Training & Development Journal;Oct77, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p22
Provides information on the curriculum plan developed by the U.S. Civil Service Commission. Purpose of a curriculum plan; Importance of role differentiation to the plan; Topics covered by the module series of the curriculum plan.
- Court Says Louisiana Agency Need Not Seek Public Bids. DeSue, Tedra // American Banker;2/24/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 37, Special section p3
This article discusses a decision by the Louisiana Supreme Court ruling that construction projects financed through the Louisiana Agricultural Finance Authority do not have to be put out for public bid. The authority has acted as a conduit issuer for dozens of projects throughout the state....
- Life Sentence. Kamerick, Megan // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);02/05/2001, Vol. 21 Issue 33, p13A
Reports on the consideration of the Louisiana Supreme Court of guidelines for the lifetime disbarment of lawyers. Conduct outlined by the report warranting permanent disbarment; Implication of the approval for the state's laws; Contentions of proponents and opponents to the guideline.
- The merits of judging judges. Hoeschen, Brad L.F. // New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);8/19/96, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p1
Reports that judges spend as much as $500,000 to win a sit on the Louisiana Supreme Court. Public election on judgeships forcing candidates to take stands on issues and raise campaign contributions; Proposal that would make judges gubernatorial appointees; Louisiana Trial Lawyers Association's...
- A Black Chief Justice for Louisiana. Morial, Marc H. // Jackson Advocate;10/25/2012, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p4A
In the article, the author reflects on declaration of Louisiana Supreme Court regarding Justice Bernette Johnson being the next chief justice of the court.
- Louisiana strikes minority set-asides. // Pipeline & Utilities Construction;Apr96, Vol. 51 Issue 4, p12
Reports on the Louisiana Supreme Court's ruling indicating that all minority set-asides, whether Federal or states, are illegal under the state's constitution.
- CONGRESS AND CATHOLICS. // America;12/12/1936, Vol. 56 Issue 10, p228
The article focuses on the decision of the Louisiana Supreme Court in a textbook case stating that a distinction must be made between a Catholic school and the child in Catholic school. The court also held that the child may be made the beneficiary of public funds but the school may not if the...