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The BRBA Office will be closed
Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016, for Mardi Gras.

  February Bar Luncheon: 
Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016

Ruffino's Catering at De La Ronde Hall
Starts at 11:45 a.m.
Joint Luncheon of the BRBA, BRAWA,
FBA (BR chapter) & Louis A. Martinet Legal Society

Click here to (PDF) REGISTER! Deadline: Feb. 11 

BRBF Law Day:
Monday, May 2, 2016

Law Day Contests 2016 (click to download) 
POSTER           ESSAY              VIDEO



 View the 23rd JDC's new website:

Chief Judge Alvin Turner invites you to check out the new website, which features enhancements in judicial dockets, point-to-point directions, an up-to-date court calendar and a scrolling bar across the top
 that lists the duty court judge.

  Office of Workers' Compensation issued an EMERGENCY RULE regarding fee increases as of Feb. 1, 2016.
Please see the Emergency Rule (PDF)

2016 Judicial Interest Rate: 4 percent
Pursuant to authority granted by La. R.S. 13:4202(B)(1), as amended by Acts 2001, No. 841, the Louisiana Commissioner of Fi­nancial Institutions has determined that the judicial rate of interest for calendar year 2016 will be four (4.0%) percent per annum.































Thursday, February 11, 2016 Mock Trial Committee Meeting
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 Workers' Compensation Section Meeting
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 February Bar Luncheon
Thursday, February 18, 2016 Family Law Section Meeting & CLE
Friday, February 19, 2016 Youth Education Committee Meeting
Thursday, February 25, 2016 Bench Bar Committee Meeting
Thursday, February 25, 2016 LRIS Committee Meeting
Thursday, February 25, 2016 Teen Court Group Session