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6 Jun 2018

Beaux Jones Featured as One to Watch

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer attorney Beaux Jones is featured in New Orleans CityBusiness’ Ones to Watch in Law section – June 8, 2018 issue – highlighting professionals that are emerging leaders in their respective fields. Beaux Jones Attorney Baldwin Haspel Burke &…

5 Jun 2018

Construction Law Update: Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum

President Trump recently imposed a 25% tariff on steel imports and 10% on aluminum imports, with few exceptions. Contractors are encouraged to review their contracts to determine if a price adjustment would be allowed as a result of the tariffs….

4 Jun 2018

Employment Law Update: Tip Pooling Update

Buried in the Consolidated Appropriations Act is a Congressional amendment to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) effective in March 2018. It revises Section 203(m), which covers tipped employees, notably clarifying that “an employer may not keep tips received by its…

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Firm Events

13 Jun 2018

BHBM Seminar for Trustees | July 19, 2018

Please join us for our annual Seminar for Trustees being held on Thursday, July 19, 2018. This program will feature discussions on the latest statutes, regulations and jurisprudence concerning estate planning, taxes and a trust officer’s legal, fiduciary and ethical duties under…

24 May 2018

Save the Date: BHBM Seminar for Trustees

Please join us for our annual Seminar for Trustees being held on Thursday, July 19, 2018. Additional details to follow. Date/Time Thursday, July 19, 2018 8:30am – 12pm Location Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer, LLC 1100 Poydras Street, 36th Floor New Orleans,…

2 Apr 2018

BHBM Estate Planning Seminar for Life Underwriters | Register Now

Baldwin Haspel Burke & Mayer will host its 35th Annual Estate Planning Seminar for Life Underwriters on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. It is free to attend and is pending approval by the Louisiana Department of Insurance (general insurance principles). This program has been approved…

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19 Feb 2018

Article: Eastern District Finds Pipeline Companies Owe Duty to Servient Estate Landowner

Published in Louisiana Bar Journal Vol. 65, No. 5. While most court watchers have been focused on the Southeast Louisiana Flood Protection Authority-East’s (SLFPA-E) pipeline damage case’s rise to and burnout at the United States Supreme Court or on the…

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…

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