Privacy & Terms

LCPA knows how important it is to protect the information provided by our members and visitors to our website. We have adopted the following information management guidelines based on our existing policies for safeguarding members’ privacy. These guidelines have been developed with the understanding that they may change as our online business model continues to evolve. Changes to the guidelines will be posted on this page.

When ordering, subscribing or registering for a product (including educational programs, online forums/communities/groups, or other special services) on LCPA’s website, you may be asked to provide personal information such as:

  • Name
  • CPA license number
  • Business address
  • Home address
  • Telephone number
  • Fax number
  • Credit card information
  • Information about your company and your position with your company

To update your member record with this and other information, go to the "Manage Profile" section under your "My Profile" tab in the right rail.

LCPA uses "cookies” to help manage the security of our website and make it easier for members to access the site. LCPA will use the information collected for internal purposes only, such as statistical analyses to assess interest in specific areas of our website.

LCPA does not release email addresses of regular members to any third party other than AICPA. Student members who participate in the LCPA-AICPA joint membership program give consent to LCPA to share complete contact information.

LCPA reserves the right, without further notice to members, to share physical mailing addresses and phone numbers with third parties who may use the information to market products and services. LCPA will not have any liability for the collection, disclosure and usage of personally identifiable information by such third parties. To request that your name be removed from any third party mailing list, please email Laura Murray, CAE, at

LCPA has the right to contact members by conventional or other means using their personal information to keep them informed of LCPA issues, products and services. LCPA will remove any member’s name (and his or her personal information) from any mailing list upon request.

Members opting out of LCPA’s electronic mailing list will be excluded from receiving Society’s, chapter notices, Special Tax Alerts, and notices of possible changes in dates or times of CPE courses for which they may be registered. To request that your name be removed from LCPA email lists, please email Lisa Williams, CAE, at

LCPA is not responsible for content or policies that may be associated with any website or online company to which LCPA may be linked. LCPA provides discussion forums for members and is not responsible for content, discussions or opinions expressed by participants.

By accessing and browsing this website, you accept, without limitation or qualifications, the conditions of this privacy policy as stated herein. Purposeful attempts to subvert this policy are strictly prohibited. Questions regarding this statement should be directed via to

LCPA Return/Cancellation Policy

The LCPA’s standard nonmember surcharges, late registration fees, and cancellation, transfer and substitution charges apply as applicable to continuing education purchases, including those made using a credit card.

Copyright and Trademark Notice

The contents of all material available on this website are copyrighted by the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants (LCPA) unless otherwise indicated, and the compilation of materials on this website is also copyrighted by LCPA. Copyright is not claimed as to a part of an original work prepared by a U.S. or state government officer or employee as part of that person’s official duties. All rights are reserved by LCPA and the content may not be reproduced, downloaded, disseminated, published, or transferred in any form or by any means, except with the prior written permission of LCPA, or as indicated below.

Members of the LCPA may download pages or other content for their own use, consistent with the mission and purpose of the LCPA on a single computer. However, no part of such content may be otherwise or subsequently reproduced, downloaded, or disseminated, published or transferred, in any form or by any means, except with prior written permission of, and with attribution to the LCPA.

Legal Notice and Disclaimer

While LCPA makes every effort to present accurate and reliable information on this website, LCPA does not endorse, approve, or certify the information present on this site, nor does it guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, timeliness, or correct sequencing of such information. Use of such information is voluntary, and reliance on it should only be undertaken after an independent review of its accuracy, completeness, efficacy, and timeliness.

Reference herein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer, or otherwise does or constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by LCPA.

LCPA (including its employees and agents) assumes no responsibility for consequences resulting from the use of the information herein, or from use of the information obtained at linked Internet addresses, or in any respect for the content of such information, including (but not limited to) errors or omissions, the accuracy or reasonableness of factual or scientific assumptions, studies or conclusions, the defamatory nature of statements, ownerships of copyright or other intellectual property rights, and the violation of property, privacy, or personal rights of others. LCPA is not responsible for, and expressly disclaims all liability for, damages of any kind arising out of use, reference to, or reliance on such information. No guarantees or warranties, including (but not limited to) any express or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular use or purpose, are made by LCPA with respect to such information.

Links to Other Internet Sites

At certain places on this LCPA Internet site, live "links” to other Internet addresses can be accessed. Such external Internet addresses contain information created, published, maintained, or otherwise posted by institutions or organizations independent of LCPA. LCPA does not endorse, approve, certify, or control these external Internet addresses and does not guarantee the availability, accuracy, completeness, efficacy, and timeliness, or correct sequencing of such information. Reference therein to any specific commercial product, process, or service by trade name, trademark, service mark, manufacturer, or otherwise does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by LCPA.