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Chaffe McCall Promotes Julie D. Livaudais for Managing Partner

Monday, January 6th, 2020

Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce the election of Julie D. Livaudais as the firm’s new Managing Partner.   A lawyer with Chaffe McCall since 1982, Julie has served on the Management Committee and as Practice Area Coordinator of the firm’s…More»

 

Slater Joins Chaffe McCall as Partner in New Orleans Civil Litigation Practice

Tuesday, November 26th, 2019

NEW ORLEANS, LA (November 25, 2019) – Chaffe McCall welcomes Benjamin R Slater, III to its Civil Litigation practice in New Orleans. Ben joins the firm as a Partner with a practice focusing on railroad and transportation law, energy, restaurant,…More»

 

Chaffe McCall Elevates Amy McIntire to Partner

Tuesday, November 19th, 2019

New Orleans, LA (November 19, 2019) – Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce that Amy McIntire has been elected as a Partner.  Amy joined Chaffe McCall in 2013 and is a member of the firm’s Litigation group, where she focuses…More»

 

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Maritime Law Association 2019 Spring Meeting

Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

Join the Admiralty and Maritime Law Association for the 2019 Spring Meeting in Washington, D.C. on April 30, 2019 and listen to our very own Walter Becker discuss “Deepwater Horizon Criminal Prosecutions.” Walter will also present to a joint meeting…More»

 

Daniel Tadros Speaker at Marine Insurance London Conference

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

Chaffe McCall was proud to sponsor the Marine Insurance London Conference and Seminar, where Admiralty Partner Daniel Tadros participated on a panel presentation titled: “Be Prepared: Don’t Get Beaten by the Litigation Game” (pictured below) For more information on the…More»

 

Walter Becker to Present at LSBA White Collar Crime Symposium

Monday, March 18th, 2019

Walter Becker, a member of the firm’s Litigation Department, will particiapate in the “White Collar Law Update – Recent Developments” panel, hosted by the Louisiana State Bar Association.  Walter will join other esteemed professionals to discuss significant developments that have…More»

 

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New Salary Threshold for Exempt White-Collar Employees

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced the long-awaited final rule increasing the minimum salary that white-collar employees must be paid in order to qualify as exempt from federal law’s overtime requirements.  This final rule increases the current minimum…More»

 

Banking/Commercial Transactions Attorney Michael Carleton Featured in American Press

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Sister City Across the Pond By Crystal Stevenson | American Press: Sunday Talk | September 2018 Like Lake Charles, Cobh — a tourist seaport town on the south coast of Ireland —shares a common reliance on maritime activity facilitating economic,…More»

 

Title VII: You Don’t Want to Be the Test Case (Sarah Voorhies Myers)

Sunday, August 12th, 2018

Title VII: You Don’t Want to Be the Test Case Posted July 2018 | bizneworleans.com | Jessica Rosgaard Biz New Orleans recently interviewed Chaffe McCall Labor & Employment Partner Sarah Voorhies Myers on workplace protections under Title VII of the…More»

 

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Chaffe McCall Promotes Julie D. Livaudais for Managing Partner

Monday, January 6th, 2020

Chaffe McCall is pleased to announce the election of Julie D. Livaudais as the firm’s new Managing Partner.   A lawyer with Chaffe McCall since 1982, Julie has served on the Management Committee and as Practice Area Coordinator of the firm’s…More»

 

Season of Giving: Chaffe McCall Proudly Donates to Second Harvest Food Bank

Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

Chaffe McCall, a regional law firm serving clients across the U.S., has once again joined forces with Second Harvest Food Bank in the fight against hunger. Chaffe McCall has made a donation to Second Harvest Food Bank, helping to feed…More»

 

New Salary Threshold for Exempt White-Collar Employees

Wednesday, October 30th, 2019

The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) recently announced the long-awaited final rule increasing the minimum salary that white-collar employees must be paid in order to qualify as exempt from federal law’s overtime requirements.  This final rule increases the current minimum…More»