Category Archives: Energy Law

62nd Annual Mineral Law Institute: March 19-20

The 62nd annual Mineral Law Institute will be held March 19 and 20 in the McKernan Auditorium at the LSU Law Center. Topics that will be addressed during the two-day event include gas markets, water issues, local regulation of oil and gas activities, and trends in financial security requirements for federal and state lease obligations. Register online for one, or both days.

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An International Offshore Oil & Gas Comparison: UK, Norway, USA

International oil and gas experts will gather at the LSU Law Center on March 12 and 13, 2015, for An International Offshore Oil and Gas Comparison, with a focus on the UK, Norway and USA. The symposium is presented by the LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources and the Center for Continuing Professional Development. Register online today.

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LSU Law Student Published in Research Paper on EPA’s New Source Review Program

As a summer intern with Resources for the Future (RFF), LSU Law student Michael Neuner (’15) participated in a research project concerning the “EPA’s New Source Review Program: Evidence on Processing Time, 2002-2014.”  The findings were published in the February 2015 edition of the RFF Discussion Paper. Located in Washington, DC, RFF is a nonprofit […]

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“Sustainable Oil and Gas Development” Focus of Liskow & Lewis Visiting Professorship in Energy Law Lecture at LSU Law Center

Scott Anderson and Mark Boling presented, “Sustainable Oil and Gas Development,” at the annual Liskow & Lewis Visiting Professorship in Energy Law Lecture on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at the LSU Law Center. The Liskow & Lewis Visiting Professorship in Energy Law was established through a generous gift from the Liskow & Lewis law firm. […]

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LSU Journal of Energy Law & Resources Announces Selection of Volume IV Board of Editors

The Editorial Board of the LSU Journal of Energy Law & Resources recently announced the selection of the Volume IV Board of Editors

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LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources Launches New Website; Publishes New Issue

The LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources (JELR) recently launched a new website, which includes the latest issue of the Journal, Volume 3 Issue 1. The JELR is a student-edited academic journal at the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center committed to developing and promoting a variety of topics in the purview of energy law.

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The LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources, Volume 3, Issue 1, Published

The LSU Journal of Energy Law and Resources, Volume 3, Issue 1, has been published. Anyone interested in subscribing to the print version of the journal should contact Missi Lightfoot or Samantha Costas.

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“Sustainable Oil and Gas Development” focus of Liskow & Lewis Visiting Professorship in Energy Law Lecture: January 28

Scott Anderson and Mark Boling will deliver the annual Liskow & Lewis Visiting Professorship in Energy Law Lecture on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at the Law Center. The lecture, “Sustainable Oil and Gas Development”, will begin at 5:00 p.m. in the David W. Robinson Courtroom. The Liskow & Lewis Visiting Professorship in Energy Law was established through a generous gift from the Liskow & Lewis law firm. The Professorship provides funds to bring distinguished scholars in energy law and closely related fields to the Law Center on an annual basis as part of the LSU John P. Laborde Energy Law Center.

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River Bend Tour Provides Insight Into Nuclear Industry

When LSU Law student Lauren Heinen (’15) learned of the opportunity to visit River Bend Nuclear Station in St. Francisville on November 5, she jumped at the chance. Coordinated by Professors Bob Sloan and Keith Hall, the field trip provided the students with insight into light water technology, uranium enrichment, fuel rod fabrication, the handling of spent fuel, and plant decommissioning, among others.

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Students Get Inside Look at Shell Oil

One of the world’s leading energy companies, Shell Oil, opened its doors on November 14, 2014, to 15 LSU Law students interested in careers in the energy sector. LSU Law alumnus J. Patrick Morris, Jr. (‘97), Senior Counsel, Upstream Americas Exploration, organized the tour of Shell’s state-of-the art training facility located in Robert, LA. Joining Morris in organizing the tour was fellow alumnus, J.T. Nesser, IV (’99), Shell’s Senior Legal Counsel, Upstream Americas – Deep Water.

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