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HTMLConsequences of the Louisiana Public Records Doctrine Exception
Wm. Blake Bennett, James L. Breaux; Liskow & Lewis A Professional Law Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
August 18, 2014, previously published on August 11, 2014
A recent Louisiana Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal decision has brought to our attention a long-established, but perhaps not as well known, exception to the public records doctrine.

 

HTMLDefending Preference Actions: Understanding Your Rights as a Creditor
Lacey E. Rochester; Liskow & Lewis A Professional Law Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
July 21, 2014, previously published on July 14, 2014
There is nothing more frustrating to a creditor than finally getting paid for goods or services, only to have a customer file for bankruptcy protection and, as a result, ending up on the receiving end of a bankruptcy preference action.

 

HTML2014 Louisiana Legislative Update: Pipelines
Matthew Simone; Liskow & Lewis A Professional Law Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 7, 2014
The approximately 50,000 miles of pipelines traversing Louisiana are beginning to garner additional attention due to the increasing demand for pipelines as a result of the growing supply of natural gas in the state.

 

HTMLCan You Keep a Secret? Your Company’s Confidentiality Policy May Violate the National Labor Relations Act
Kindall C. James, Wm. Brian London; Liskow & Lewis A Professional Law Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
May 15, 2014, previously published on May 6, 2014
Policies prohibiting the disclosure of proprietary business information are prevalent in modern workplaces. Employers have long assumed that these types of policies are lawful, or at the very least, that they would not be of interest to the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”). Based...

 

HTMLBSEE Creates Legal Uncertainty about BAST Determinations as it Rewrites Offshore Safety Regulations
John S. Gray, Robert E. Holden, Carlos J. Moreno; Liskow & Lewis A Professional Law Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
January 10, 2014, previously published on January 7, 2014
Last August, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (“BSEE”) proposed the first complete updating and restructuring of 30 CFR 250 Subpart H—Oil and Gas Production Safety Systems—since the regulations were promulgated in 1988.

 

HTMLFifth Circuit Seeks Clarification from Texas Supreme Court Concerning Deepwater Horizon Insurance Dispute
John Almy, William W. Pugh; Liskow & Lewis A Professional Law Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
October 10, 2013, previously published on October 8, 2013
In Ranger Ins., Ltd. v. Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling, Inc. (In re Deepwater Horizon), 710 F.3d 338 (5th Cir. 2013), the Fifth Circuit held, relying on Texas law, that the operator (BP) (having been named as an additional insured in Transocean’s liability policies) was entitled to...