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Complimentary Midyear Meeting Program!

THE E-NEWSLETTER FOR THE TORT TRIAL & INSURANCE PRACTICE SECTION - 3/27/2012

Complimentary Midyear Meeting Program!
During the 2012 ABA Midyear Meeting in New Orleans, the TIPS Task Force on Disaster Preparedness and Response, in partnership with West Legal Ed center, presented a powerful program on Disasters Caused by Acts of Negligence entitled When the Levees Broke: Lessons Learned From Judicial and Governmental Response to Hurricane Katrina. This program discusses the unique personal and professional challenges that Federal, state and local governments, and members of the judiciary encounter when faced with a disaster, and features Kathleen Strickland of Ropers, Majeski, Kohn & Bentley, Jennifer Kilpatrick of Degan, Blanchard & Nash, Honorable Madeleine Landrieu and Honorable Karen Wells Roby, as they discuss their experience in the wake of Hurricane Katrina and what they learned in the process.

 

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