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27 Nov 2017

14 BHBM Attorneys Recognized by Super Lawyers

Fourteen Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer attorneys have been recognized by Super Lawyers; eleven as Louisiana Super Lawyers 2018 and three as Rising Stars 2018. BHBM Louisiana Super Lawyers 2018 include: David Carrigee (Transportation/Maritime) Thomas Cortazzo (Business Litigation) Joel Mendler (Estate Planning &…

20 Nov 2017

Employment Law Update: Proposed Reversal of Regulations Concerning Tip Pooling

As all employers in the food service industry are aware, the Fair Labor Standards Act allows a “tip credit” of $5.12 per hour, provided hourly wages are paid in the amount of $2.13 and as long as tips exceed the credit….

1 Nov 2017

BHBM Named 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms”

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer has been named a 2018 Tier 1 New Orleans Metropolitan “Best Law Firm” in ten practice areas by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. BHBM received Tier 1 ranking in the areas of: Admiralty & Maritime Law; Business…

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Firm Events

6 Sep 2017

BHBM 34th Annual Seminar for CPAs | Register Today

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer will be hosting its 34th Annual Seminar for Certified Public Accountants on the following dates. Seminar details are provided below. ➡ Access the registration form here: 2017 CPA Seminar Brochure Dates/Locations Northshore Seminar – October 18th, 2017   Program 1pm-4:45pm,…

27 Jul 2017

2017 BHBM CPA Seminar | Save the Dates

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer will be hosting its 34th Annual Seminar for Certified Public Accountants on the following dates. We hope that you can join us! More details to follow. Dates/Locations Northshore Seminar – October 18th, 2017 Program 1pm-4:45pm, Reception 4:45pm Clarion…

16 Jun 2017

BHBM & GNOF Nonprofit Compliance Workshop | August 22, 2017

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer and The Greater New Orleans Foundation Organizational Effectiveness Initiative (OE) are partnering to host a workshop on nonprofit compliance. BHBM attorneys John Rouchell and Drew Sullivan will be presenting on compliance issues related to: Governance Federal and…

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17 Nov 2017

Article: Catching a Jones Act Seaman’s ‘Golden Parachute’

Published in Marine News magazine’s November 2017 issue. A challenging offshore environment produces a different but equally difficult development. Will you be ready when it comes to your fleet? Unfortunately, our industry continues to suffer due to the depressed oil…

9 Oct 2017

Article: Environmental Whistleblower Statute

Published in Louisiana Bar Journal Vol. 65, No. 3. The Louisiana Environmental Whistleblower Statute, La. R.S. 30:2027, provides protection from retribution (via treble damages) for employees acting in good faith who disclose or threaten to disclose a violation of any…

25 Jul 2017

Article: For Payroll Purposes, is Your Seaman Really a Seaman?

Published in Marine News magazine’s July 2017 issue. For operational purposes, it is critical to know what type of employees you have on your vessel. Failure to do so could be expensive. As vessel operators, we pay close attention the…

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