Lauren E. Godshall, Partner

The following are synopses of notable holdings, some published and some not, rendered thus far in 2015 by Louisiana appellate courts.

Lauren E. Godshall, Partner

The following are synopses of notable holdings, some published and some not, rendered thus far in 2015 by Louisiana appellate courts.

Meghan E. Smith, Associate Attorney

In the summer of 2013, the Board of Commissioners of the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority – East (“the Board”) named 97 oil and gas exploration and production companies, pipeline owners and operators, and hydrocarbon industry services defendants in a sweeping lawsuit filed in Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans alleging that their operations have “scarred Louisiana’s coast with an extensive network of thousands of miles of oil and gas access and pipeline canals.”

 

Lauren E. Godshall, Partner 

In Louisiana's Department of Natural Resources may be the most important regulatory authority to the many oil and gas exploration and production operations in our state. The extensive development of oil and gas wells in our state has led by necessity to the creation of a complex regulatory machine, with different parts taking on their own separate roles.  

 

Sarah E. Segrest, Senior Associate Attorney

An overview of the December 2015 Sedona Conference Commentary on the Protection of Privileged ESI

Brett F. Willie, Senior Associate Attorney

The following are select environmental regulatory changes recently proposed and/or adopted by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) and the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources (LDNR).

Brett F. Willie, Senior Associate Attorney

The following are select environmental regulatory changes recently proposed and/or adopted by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) and the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources (LDNR).

Brett F. Willie, Senior Associate Attorney

The following are select environmental regulatory changes recently proposed and/or adopted by the Louisiana Department of Environmental Quality (LDEQ) and the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources (LDNR).

Lauren E. Godshall, Partner - May 20, 2015

The following are synopses of notable holdings, some published and some not, rendered thus far in 2015 by Louisiana appellate courts.

Heather M. Valliant, Partner - February 10, 2015

The U.S. Supreme Court granted writs of certiorari and consolidated three cases in late November 2014 to consider the sole question of whether the Environmental Protection Agency “unreasonably refused to consider costs in determining whether it is appropriate to regulate hazardous air pollutants emitted by electric utilities."