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Dorothy Tarver Speaks on Business Immigration in the Current Economic and Political Climate, Foreign Nationals Starting a Business in the U.S., and Trade and Investment

Dorothy Tarver Speaks on Business Immigration in the Current Economic and Political Climate, Foreign Nationals Starting a Business in the U.S., and Trade and Investment

June 6, 2017 News

Dorothy Tarver spoke on Business Immigration in the Current Economic and Political Climate, Foreign Nationals Starting a Business in the U.S., and Trade and Investment at the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel’s (LADC) Annual Meeting in C… Read More »

LADC publishes Dorothy Tarver's article Unpaid Wage Claims in Louisiana in the April 2017 newsletter

LADC publishes Dorothy Tarver's article Unpaid Wage Claims in Louisiana in the April 2017 newsletter

June 6, 2017 News

LADC publishes Dorothy Tarver's article Unpaid Wage Claims in Louisiana in the April 2017 newsletter.      UNPAID WAGE CLAIMS IN LOUISIANA By Dorothy L. Tarver     The Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) … Read More »

New Orleans Law Firm Taggart Morton Aims for Further Growth through Alliott Group Membership

New Orleans Law Firm Taggart Morton Aims for Further Growth through Alliott Group Membership

February 18, 2016 News

New Orleans law firm Taggart Morton, LLC has joined Alliott Group, one of the world’s largest and most established international associations of independent law and accounting firms. The firm’s decision to affiliate with Alliott G… Read More »

Forum Selection Clause and the Supreme Court Recent Interpretation in the Atlantic Marine Decision

Forum Selection Clause and the Supreme Court Recent Interpretation in the Atlantic Marine Decision

February 18, 2016 News

By Dorothy L. Tarver In Atlantic Marine Constr. Co., Inc. v. United States Dist. Court for the Western District of Texas, 571 U.S.—, 134 S. Ct. 568 (2013), Atlantic Marine (“Plaintiff”), a Virginia corporation, entered into a… Read More »

Dorothy Tarver Recognized by The Pro Bono Project

Dorothy Tarver Recognized by The Pro Bono Project

January 5, 2016 News

Dorothy Tarver responded to an urgent request from a client of The Pro Bono Project who was on the verge of losing custody in a proceeding that seemed imminently unfair.  Dorothy spent part of the holidays working on the case to make sure tha… Read More »

Taggart Morton Hosts Visiting Attorneys from Beijing

Taggart Morton Hosts Visiting Attorneys from Beijing

December 8, 2015 News

Congratulations to Dorothy and the firm for the Pro Bono work and arranging this meeting that reflected on the common road to justice for China and the U.S.… Read More »

It's Not Easy Being Green: Vehicles Running on Alternative Fuels

It's Not Easy Being Green: Vehicles Running on Alternative Fuels

October 15, 2015 News

By Pepper Bowen   Louisiana has lots of green things. We have foliage, swamps, reptiles, and sometimes even the water. Yet Louisiana is hardly a state often equated with the Green Movement.   Maybe it shou… Read More »

FahrvergNein: Volkswagen Emission Results Do Not Meet U.S. EPA Standards

FahrvergNein: Volkswagen Emission Results Do Not Meet U.S. EPA Standards

October 12, 2015 News

By Pepper Bowen Back in the 90s, German manufacturer Volkswagen (VW) used the “Fahrvergnügen” ad slogan to set their brand apart by touting the enjoyment that comes from driving a VW. This was intended to create a ne… Read More »

Dorothy Tarver Accepts CityBusiness Women of the Year Award

Dorothy Tarver Accepts CityBusiness Women of the Year Award

December 5, 2014 News

Dorothy Tarver Accepts "CityBusiness Women of the Year" Award - Class of 2014   … Read More »

RemediationLaw Newsletter

RemediationLaw Newsletter

April 21, 2014 News

This blog will provide daily updates on recent court decisions, legislative action, and political and community happenings. It will address court decisions, statutory and rule changes, and political and community events which could change the law … Read More »

What we do

  • Business

    The attorneys in our extensive, full-service business and finance practice represent and advise major or emerging businesses, lenders, developers and utilities, as well as individuals, in a variety of commercial and financial transactions. By virtue of our broad experience, we specialize in creative problem-solving for our clients, in a cost effective, responsive…

    Business

  • Commercial Litigation

    The Firm's commercial and business litigation practice encompasses business contract disputes of virtually every description, including construction, redhibition actions, sale and lease disputes, oil & gas, employment related contractual disputes especially in the area of exployee benefits and ERISA-based claims, technology and computer contract disputes and collection actions…

    Commercial Litigation

  • Employment Law

    Our workplace law practice offers employers legal advice on the employer-employee relationship, including employee benefits law, employment and labor law, and workers' compensation law. Attorneys represent employers before state and federal administrative bodies and in-state and federal courts in connection with wrongful discharge claims, claims of discrimination…

    Employment Law

  • Corporate & Tax

    The corporate and tax practice group has significant experience in merge and acquisition transactions involving both public and private companies, including banks and bank holding companies, electric utilities, health care providers and food product businesses. The firm has advised boards of directors of publicly held companies in hostile and negotiated transactions and tender offers…

    Corporate & Tax

  • Public Utilities

    The firm has over 50 years of experience in representing clients in the heavily regulated electric, gas, pipeline, asbestos, telecommunications and transportation industries. Recent projects handled by the public utilities practice group include the acquisition of municipal electric systems, consolidations of electric and gas utilities, negotiation of regulated fuel…

    Public Utilities

  • Real Estate

    Our real estate practice offers extensive, full service counsel on various real estate matters. We routinely represent large or emerging commercial and industrial developers and other property owners, commercial, retail and industrial lessors or tenants, and banks and investment banks, in a wide variety of real estate transactions. By virtue of our broad experience we focus…

    Real Estate

  • Oil and Gas

    Attorneys within this practice are counsel to a wide range of interests in the energy field, including those of oil and gas producers and operators, pipeline companies, landowners and royalty owners. In addition, we provide counsel in the areas of energy lending, regulatory oversight and proceedings (Louisiana Commissioner of Conservation, Louisiana Public Service Commission and Minerals)…

    Oil and Gas

  • Business

    The attorneys in our extensive,full-service business and finance practice represent and advise major or emerging businesses, lenders, developers and utilities, as well as individuals, in a variety of commercial and financial transactions. By virtue of our broad experience, we specialize in creative problem-solving for our clients, in a cost effective, responsive…

    Business

  • Hotel Industry

    The attorneys in our extensive,full-service business and finance practice represent and advise major or emerging businesses, lenders, developers and utilities, as well as individuals, in a variety of commercial and financial transactions. By virtue of our broad experience, we specialize in creative problem-solving for our clients, in a cost effective, responsive…

    Hotel Industry

  • Workers Comp

    The firm's Workers' Compensation practice handles a multitude of issues facing employers, insurers and other entities ranging from typical accident/injury claims for compensation to compliance and insurance issues. The firm's attorney's in the Workers' Compensation practice have extensive experience in all facets of workers' compensation litigation affecting the complex relationships between employers, insurance carriers, claims administrators and employees…

    Workers Comp

  • Asbestos Litigation

    The defense of litigation in the asbestos arena requires vast trial experience and thorough knowledge of the scientific and legal and aspects of each case. In today's arena, defendants in asbestos-related lawsuits will certainly be presented with protracted litigation involving a myriad of scientific/legal issues and…

    Asbestos Litigation

  • Managed Health Care

    Effective representation of today's managed health care industry requires an array of legal skills delivered in a cost-conscious fashion, coupled with a thorough knowledge of the industry and an excellent grasp of the ever-changing regulatory environment. Lawyers at Taggart Morton have represented participants in all facests of the health care industry…

    Managed Health Care

  • Insurance Regulatory Services

    Taggart Morton, L.L.C. has a wealth of experience in the representation of a wide variety of insurance industry stakeholders in regulatory matters at both the federal and state level. This includes the P&C, life, health and specialty lines. With respect to healthcare, this representation extends to traditional health insurers, as well as HMO’s, TPA’s, MNRO’s, IPA’s, PHO’s and a variety of other industry stakeholders…

    Insurance Regulatory Services


Taggart Morton, L.L.C.
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Phone: (504) 599-8500 | Fax: (504) 599-8501