Cordell H. Haymon will be honored as the 2014 LSU Law Center Distinguished Alumnus of the Year and the Honorable James J. “Jim” Brady, Maryam Sabbaghian Brown, Craig W. Murray and Patrick S. Ottinger will be honored for Distinguished Achievement at an awards luncheon on Sunday, September 21, at Lod Cook Conference Center in Baton Rouge. Read More >
Grant Brings in Guest Speakers for “Bringing the Rockies to the Bayou” Program
Professor Uma Outka visited LSU as the first speaker in the Bringing the Rockies to the Bayou Guest Lecture Series. Outka, an Associate Professor at Kansas Law School, spoke on “Intrastate Preemption in the Shifting Energy Sector.” Professor Outka’s visit was funded by a grant from the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation that is dedicated to bringing two guest speakers to LSU – one this spring and one in the fall – from law schools that are members of the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation.
Professor Hudson Co-Organizes Conference Honoring the Research of Elinor Ostrom
Professor Hudson and Brigham Daniels of BYU Law organized a conference honoring the life’s work of the late Elinor Ostrom, 2009 Nobel Laureate in Economics. The conference was attended by many high profile scholars, including Carol Rose (Yale,) Buzz Thompson (Stanford,)...
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On June 5, LSU Law alum John P. Laborde (’49) received the inaugural Army Week NOLA Soldier for Life Award at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans. The award was presented when Bastion Community and the Army Week Association co-hosted the Joint Forces D-Day 70th Anniversary Ball at the Museum. Read More >
The Law Library would like to announce the addition of a new database, The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States. Statistical Abstract is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States and an invaluable resource for interdisciplinary legal research.