On The Move Archives
December 2012

LSU Energy Law Center Named in Honor of John P. Laborde (’49)

The LSU Board of Supervisors has approved naming the new LSU Law Energy Law Center in honor of John P. Laborde, LSU Law Class of 1949.  The newly established academic and research center will be known as the “LSU John P. Laborde Energy Law Center," in recognition of Mr. Laborde’s commitment to the Center and the school.


Preis & Roy, PCL Creates Endowed Professorship of Advocacy and Professional Practice

LSU Law Center Chancellor Jack M. Weiss announced on November 1 the creation of The Preis and Roy Director of Advocacy and Professional Practice Endowed Professorship, an endowment established through a $250,000 gift by the Preis and Roy law firm.


LSU Law Appoints Director of Energy Law Center

Robert D. Sloan has been appointed the first director of the LSU John P. Laborde Energy Law Center and Professor of Professional Practice. The appointment was effective November 1.

“With 40 years of legal experience across the globe, Bob Sloan will bring a broad professional and international perspective to the LSU Laborde Energy Law Center,” Weiss said.


Student News

Law Students Contribute Notes and Essays to Journal of Civil Law Studies

LSU Law National Moot Court Team Advances to National Championship

LSU Law's ABA Arbitration Team Wins Regional Championship

Support LSU Law Center

There is still time to support the LSU Law Center before the year ends.  Your charitable gift to the Annual Fund and Chancellor's Council helps the Law Center develop the next generation of leaders in the legal, business, and public service arenas.  Your gifts provide the resources needed for a thriving LSU Law Center!


Save the Date! Chancellor's Council Dinner: March 9, 2013

The alumni of the LSU Paul M. Hebert have a long tradition of service to our country.  At this year’s Chancellor’s Council Dinner on March 9, 2013, we will pay tribute to decades of Law Center graduates who have valiantly and faithfully served our nation.  The evening will feature a video tribute to our veterans and musical entertainment by the National WWII Museum’s charming vocal trio, the Victory Belles, who will take you on a nostalgic journey through World War II-era musical classics.  Invitations are forthcoming.  To join the Chancellor's Council, please email tracy.evans@law.lsu.edu.

LSU Law Hosts State Party Leaders For Presidential Election Conversation

The LSU Law Center welcomed leaders from the state Republican Party and the state Democratic Party on October 23 for Democrat and Republican Perspectives: A Conversation About the Issues in the Presidential Election. 


Faculty Highlights

Find out more about the recent achievements and work being done by the LSU Law Center's Faculty.


Class Notes

Find the latest news on what your classmates are doing and where they are these days.  To submit items for Class Notes, please email jane.dunn@law.lsu.edu.