Resources & Publications

Biz New Orleans Publishes Howell Crosby on Start-ups and Legal Matters

Wednesday, February 4th, 2015

Chaffe McCall’s E. Howell Crosby was recently included in an article in BIZ New Orleans discussing top factors every small business should know so they are legally covered.  In his 29 years of real estate and business development experience, Mr. Crosby serves…More»

Lawyer Monthly Interviews Admiralty Partner Dan Tadros on Litigation

Thursday, January 29th, 2015

Lawyer Monthly magazine recently interviewed Chaffe McCall Partner Dan Tadros for its focus on litigation in the admiralty world. Lawyer Monthly spoke to Tadros about the most common disputes he faces and the challenges involved in litigation against foreign companies….More»

The Evolving Pakistani Criminal Justice System:A Study of the Raymond Davis Matter

Monday, January 26th, 2015

Through the background of the Raymond Davis diplomatic immunity/double homicide case, Chaffe McCall Partner, Peter Strasser’s recent article, “The Evolving Pakistani Criminal Justice System: A Study of the Raymond Davis Matter,” published in the Tulane Journal of International and Comparative Law, explores…More»

Chaffe McCall’s Pro Bono Commitment Turns to the Republic of Malawi

Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Chaffe McCall Partners With ISLP to Aid Malawi Chaffe McCall has a significant working relationship with the International Senior Lawyers Project (ISLP) on pro bono legal work.  Recently the firm teamed up with ISLP, a non-governmental organization based in New…More»

McBride: Death Knell for a Seaman’s Right To Claim Punitive Damages for Unseaworthiness

Monday, September 29th, 2014

The Fifth Circuit has put to rest, at least in this circuit, the question of whether a seaman may recover punitive damages for Jones Act negligence or general maritime law unseaworthiness.  On September 25, 2014, the Fifth Circuit, sitting en…More»

Asignacion v. Rickmers Genoa Schiffarts

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

A recent decision of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana affirmed the continuing role of the courts as guardians of the rights of seamen and the concomitant status of seamen as “wards of the court”….More»

Amy McIntire Two New Publications

Thursday, August 21st, 2014

Amy McIntire was recently published in the following two publications: Dodd-Frank’s Risk Retention Requirement: The Incentive Problem, 33 No. 5 Banking & Financial Services Policy Report 5 (May 2014) Federal Jurisdiction Over Claims by State Attorneys General: The Case for…More»

State Medicaid Fraud Claims

Monday, June 2nd, 2014

The Louisiana and Arkansas Supreme Courts Apply the Brakes to State Medicaid Fraud Claims—Will the Reasoning Extend Beyond Their Respective State Lines? by Charles P. Blanchard, Chaffe McCall L.L.P., New Orleans, LA Several Attorneys General throughout the country have aggressively…More»

Five Things to Know About Louisiana’s Angel Investor Tax Credit

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

An article by Amy McIntire and Jonathan Brouk regarding Louisiana’s Angel Investor Tax Credit was recently featured in the Silicon Bayou News. The Louisiana Angel Investor Tax Credit encourages Accredited Investors to make investments in early-stage, local businesses by offering…More»

Scott Landry Guest Lecturer for Louisiana State University’s Human Resource Management Certificate Program

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

On April 30, 2014, Scott Landry was a guest lecturer for the Human Resource Management Certificate Program sponsored by the Louisiana State University Division of Continuing Education in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.  The topic of his presentation was “Federal and State…More»