Sexting Teens (Part 1)

Raising teenagers in today’s digital age requires hyper-vigilance.  The latest scientific research into prefrontal cortex development confirms what parents have long known:  the teen brain is not well-equipped for rational decision-making.  As compared to their adult...

No Pay, No Play (La. R.S. 32:866)

No Pay, No Play ~ or:  Make Sure You Pay Your Car Insurance On Time ~ I spoke to a group last week and was surprised at how few knew of Louisiana’s “No Pay, No Play” compulsory automobile insurance statute (La. R.S. 32:866). If you are not insured...

Zen and The Art of Making a Better Week

Zen & The Art of Making a Better Week (7 considerations for your Monday) I have heard it said:  “If you win the morning, you win the day.”  I find the same can be applied to Monday and its relation to the week.   Here are some gems from Robert...

THE OTHER EFFECTS OF PLEADING GUILTY

A hat trick of impossibilities:  I recently attended an (1) informative and (2) entertaining CLE that (3) pertained directly to my practice.  (Most lawyers can attest that this rarely happens.) Many local bar associations around the country have an organization called...

The Other Effects of Pleading Guilty

THE OTHER EFFECTS OF PLEADING GUILTY A hat trick of impossibilities:  I recently attended an (1) informative and (2) entertaining CLE that (3) pertained directly to my practice.  (Most lawyers can attest that this rarely happens.) Many local bar associations around...