News for May 2013

Hotels would be able to tax themselves under bill approved by House Wednesday

Hotels would be able to tax themselves under bill approved by House Wednesday

May 30, 2013 Latest News

By Jeff Adelson, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune May 29, 2013     A bill allowing hotels to vote to add an extra charge to their customers' bills to pay for better marketing through the New Orle… Read More »

Le Meridien to Debut in New Orleans Following Strategic Conversion

Le Meridien to Debut in New Orleans Following Strategic Conversion

May 30, 2013 Latest News

Thu May 30, 2013Le Meridien to Debut in New Orleans Following Strategic ConversionLe Méridien New Orleans to Open in 2014 following Extensive $29 Million Renovation to Reposition the Hotel, Currently Operated under Starwood’s W BrandStarwood… Read More »

Genetic Information Non-discrimination Act

Genetic Information Non-discrimination Act

May 30, 2013 Latest News

Date: May 29, 2013 5:07:12 PM CDT The U. S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has just settled the Commission’s first lawsuit under the Genetic Information Non-discrimination Act. The gist of the lawsuit claimed that the employer involv… Read More »

New Orleans Convention Center upgrade clears the Senate committee

New Orleans Convention Center upgrade clears the Senate committee

May 29, 2013 Latest News

Bill for redevelopment of the riverfront passed committee on Wens. morning.May 29, 2013Advocate- capitol news bureauLegislation designed to aid the development of property around the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans cleared a state … Read More »