Jrue and Lauren Holiday NEW ORLEANS – The Urban League of Louisiana will host a virtual version of its annual gala at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3. From the gala website: “In our continuing promise to pivot and not pause, the Urban League of Louisiana has re-imagined our annual Gala as...
NEW ORLEANS – The Bureau of Governmental Research (BGR) Excellence in Government Awards 2020 honorees will be featured in a one-hour broadcast on WYES-TV airing at 8:30 p.m. Sept. 18 and at 10 a.m. Sept. 20. Created by BGR in 1994, Excellence in Government is a biennial program that honors...
NEW ORLEANS – Robert W. Rachal has been listed in the 2021 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Rachal is of counsel at Jackson Lewis and has been recognized by the Best Lawyers in America for six years. In the 2021, 2019 and 2017 editions, he was designated...
Susan Fahey Desmond has been listed in the 2021 Edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Desmond is a principal at Jackson Lewis and has been recognized by the Best Lawyers in America for 13 years. In the 2021 edition she was recognized in the categories of Employment Law...
NEW ORLEANS – Stacey C. S. Cerrone has been listed in the 2021 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Cerrone is a principal at Jackson Lewis and has been recognized by the Best Lawyers of America for six years. Most recently she was recognized in the Litigation –...
NEW ORLEANS – René E. Thorne has been listed in the 2021 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Thorne is a principal and office litigation manager at Jackson Lewis P.C. She has been recognized for 14 years in the Best Lawyers in America and has been named as...
NEW ORLEANS – Charles F. Seemann III, the office managing principal of Jackson Lewis’ New Orleans office, has been listed in the 2021 edition of the Best Lawyers in America. Seemann has been recognized for 14 years in the publication and has been designated as “Lawyer of the Year”...
COVINGTON, La. – Credit ratings provider Fitch Ratings has affirmed the “A+” Issuer Default Rating for St. Tammany Parish Hospital Service District No. 1 (St. Tammany Health System) with “positive outlook.” According to Fitch, “the affirmation of the ‘A+’ rating reflects strong operating performance that has helped support solid liquidity...
NEW ORLEANS – The Press Club of New Orleans announced the 2020 recipients of its annual journalism scholarship awards. Each winner will receive $2,500. Amberlyn Alfano The first winner, Amberlyn Alfano, is a 2018 graduate of Mandeville High School and attends Southeastern Louisiana University where she is studying communication with a focus...
BATON ROUGE – The Louisiana Chemical Association has awarded its annual Process Technology Scholarships to five Louisiana students to assist with tuition costs for attaining a two-year associate degree at a Louisiana community or technical college.  This winners of the 2020 scholarships are Mitchell Reeves, Baton Rouge Community College; Marcus...