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  Click here to download and/or read the entire June 2017 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 318).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    Young lawyers are essential
  • Gail's grammar: 
    Hyphenating adjective phrases
  • Attorney spotlight: John H. Fenner 
  • When fishing becomes trespassing
  • Expungements and criminal
    justice reform
  • BAR LUNCHEON:
    June 14 (organized by the YLS)


  Click here to download and/or read the entire May 2017 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 317).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    Keeping the rule of law alive 
  • Gail's grammar: 
    Improve your writing 
  • Attorney spotlight: Hanna Thomas 
  • Understanding the
    high functioning alcoholic
  • Breaking the seal of confession
  • What I've learned:
    Interview with Frank Gremillion


  Click here to download and/or read the entire April 2017 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 316).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    Spring cleaning 
  • Gail's grammar: forgo and forego 
  • Attorney spotlight: Hayden A. Moore
  • Lack of clear title delays flood recovery
  • U.S. Supreme Court allows post trial
    probing of jury deliberations in cases
    involving overt racial bias
  • The deportation of John Lennon
  • Mindfulness: Not just for relaxation


  Click here to download and/or read the entire March 2017 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 315).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    Getting to know you
  • Gail's grammar: recurs and reoccurs 
  • Attorney spotlight: Eric E. Kjeldsen
  • Caring for the displaced dead 
  • Take a deep breath
  • A matter of mental health
  • In memoriam: Louis D. Curet


  Click here to download and/or read the entire February 2017 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 314).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    Celebrating Black History Month
  • Gail's grammar: conditional clauses 
  • Interview with Louis A. Martinet Legal Society
    President Ashley Greenhouse
  • Opening the Doors: The struggle to
    desegregate LSU Law School
  • Amusement park and adventure
    sport liability in Louisiana
  • Bar luncheon: Feb. 15


  Click here to download and/or read the entire January 2017 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 313).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    A great year ahead 
  • Gail's grammar: suspensive hyphens
  • Attorney spotlight: Jamie Flowers 
  • Medical malpractice: Is a new era dawning?
  • Negligent credentialing
  • Digitally distracted driving
  • Update on overtime rule
  • Bar leader installation ceremony: Jan. 11


  Click here to download and/or read the entire December 2016 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 312).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    2016 -- The year of civility?
  • Gail's grammar: block quotations
  • Attorney spotlight: Francisca M. M. Comeaux
  • Overtime laws in the news
  • Getting away Down Under
  • December Bar Luncheon:  Dec. 7


  Click here to download and/or read the entire November 2016 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 311).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    Don't forget our vets when you give thanks Nov. 24
  • Gail's grammar: Louisiana Revised Statute or Statutes?
  • Attorney spotlight: Loren Shanklin Fleshman
  • Louisiana's new shareholder oppression statute
  • Celebrating a decade of Teen Court
  • Holiday Star Project: Making spirits bright for 25 years
  • Sample Bar Leader Ballots


  Click here to download and/or read the entire October 2016 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 310).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    Every four years
  • Gail's grammar: hurtle / hurdle
  • Attorney spotlight: Cody C. Passman
  • Maximixe your firm's productivity through ability testing
  • Is it time for a federal right-of-publicity claim?
  • Legislative update
  • Baton Rouge Bar member's legal research website
    becomes his passion
  • BELLY UP EVENT:  Friday, Oct. 28 
  • ARTS JUDICATA:  March 30 (Rescheduled)


  Click here to download and/or read the entire September 2016 issue of Around the Bar (Vol. 309).

    Inside this issue:
  • Letter from the president: 
    Social media and the practice
    of law: Be careful
  • Gail's grammar: read / lead / led
  • Attorney spotlight: Franz N. Borghardt
  • In memoriam: Ralph Brewer
  • Interview: Judge Shelly D. Dick
  • Revenge Porn in Louisiana
  • A visit to Cuba
  • Is Cuba ready for business?
  • BAR LUNCHEON:  Thursday, Sept. 8
  • ARTS JUDICATA:  Thursday, Sept. 29


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