Category Archives: Energy Law

Bob Sloan (1947-2020), Former Director of the LSU Laborde Energy Law Center

Professor Bob Sloan passed away untimely on June 19, 2020. He was the first Director of the Laborde Energy Law Center at LSU Law, which he helped design and implement our thriving Energy Law program. He was a keen supporter … Continue reading

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The Paris-Based Académie des Sciences d’Outre-Mer Visits at LSU

The Académie des Sciences d’Outre-Mer is a prestigious learned society gathering some of France’s most notorious officials and scholars with an interest in overseas studies, including former government ministers, senators, ambassadors, and army general officers. In the wake of the … Continue reading

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Nigerian Senators and Consultants Visit the LSU Energy Law Program

During the second week of May, approximately one dozen Nigerian Senators and consultants visited the LSU Law Center to learn about oil & gas regulation and taxation.  The visit comes at a time that the Nigerian legislature is considering proposals … Continue reading

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LSU Featured in LLM GUIDE’s Top Ten Lists for 2017

LSU has been selected as a top school in LLM GUIDE’s recently published Top 10 Lists. We are in the Top 10 for Energy Law, together with of some of the finest programs in the world: https://llm-guide.com/lists/speciality/top-llm-programs-for-energy-law These Top 10 Lists … Continue reading

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Uisdean “Hugh” Vass, LL.M., LSU 1985, Presents on the Ramifications of the Scottish Independence Referendum

Hugh Vass, a Scottish lawyer who graduated with an LL.M. in Comparative Law (focus: oil and gas) from the LSU Law Center in 1985, was invited by the LSU Law John P. Laborde Energy Law Center on Thursday, September 11th, … Continue reading

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Professor Sloan to Discuss Careers in the International Field

The International Law Society invited Professor Robert Sloan to discuss “Career in the international Field” on October 9th at 12:40 pm in room 110. Robert “Bob” Sloan joined the LSU Law Center in November 2012 as the first director of the … Continue reading

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