Firm and Provider News

  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Eisner LLP, an accounting and business advisory services firm, has announced that Peter W. Testaverde, Jr. Nancy M. Grimaldi, Fredric S. Burak and Cindy Shen have joined the firm as partners in the Financial Services Industry practice group.
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Stroz Friedberg, the leading technical consulting and services firm specializing in digital forensics, electronic discovery, data breach and online fraud incident response, and commercial investigations, has acquired Data Genetics International, Ltd. (DGI), the U.K.'s largest independent digital forensics technology company.DGI brings special expertise in...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Lowenstein Sandler PC announced that David B. Haber and John S. Stolz have been elected members of the firm, effective January 1, 2009.
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    In recent public decisions issued by the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC), Goodwin Procter LLP achieved a significant litigation victory for its client Pass & Seymour (P&S), a leading supplier of electrical wiring devices. In a 172-page initial determination, the ITC noted numerous violations of P&S's patents by the importation and...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. has announced the expansion of its New York office with the addition of the lawyers of Silverberg Stonehill Goldsmith & Haber, P.C. Steven E. Gross, chairman of Sills Cummis, stated, "Silverberg complements our practice areas with a broad-based general civil practice and noted expertise in corporate and commercial...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    In November 2008, two hundred volunteers, clients, and supporters gathered at Pfizer Conference Center in New York City to help Lawyers Alliance honor 2008 Cornerstone Awardees. This impressive group of two law firms, one accounting firm, and nine individual attorneys showcased the outstanding pro bono legal work so essential to nonprofit organizations...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    King & Spalding has expanded its Middle East property practice with the deployment of two senior lawyers to its Abu Dhabi office. The move brings to 27 the number of King & Spalding lawyers and legal assistants in the Middle East, strengthening the firm's position as one of the largest U.S. law firms in the region. Partner W. Clay Gibson and...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Amper, Politziner & Mattia, Certified Public Accountants and Consultants, has announced that Steven J. Mayer CPA has joined the firm as the partner in charge of the New York City office. As such, Mr. Mayer is directly responsible for ensuring client service, quality and client relations. Prior to joining Amper, Mr. Mayer was the co-managing partner of...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Lori Landew has joined Cozen O'Connor as a member in the Business Law Department, expanding the firm's Entertainment and Sports Law Practice.She comes to Cozen O'Connor with more than 20 years of experience in the entertainment industry, both as a senior executive and as legal counsel.
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Norris McLaughlin & Marcus has scheduled a discussion titled the Employee Free Choice Act: Where It Stands and What It Means to Employers for two days - Monday and Tuesday, February 23 and 24, at their office, 721 Route 202-206 in Bridgewater, New Jersey. The discussion will run from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. both days.
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Francie Cohen Spahn, an experienced green building attorney in Saul Ewing LLP's Real Estate Department, has earned her Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED® ) accreditation from the U.S. Green Building Council. As a LEED Accredited Professional, Ms. Spahn has a thorough understanding of the certification process for the LEED® Green...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    A strategic alliance has been formed between employee training provider Anderson-davis, Inc. and Epstein- BeckerGreen. Sexual harassment has become one of the most important human resource issues during the past decade and is now central to the training efforts of every organization in the United States. EpsteinBeckerGreen will team with Anderson-davis...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen and Loewy, LLP announced that Patrick Shen, a former senior official of the Departments of Justice and Homeland Security, has rejoined the firm as its director of Global Compliance. Prior to joining Fragomen, he was confirmed unanimously by the United States Senate as special counsel for Immigration-Related Unfair Employment...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Meiselman, Denlea, Packman, Carton and Eberz P.C., a litigation firm based in White Plains, New York continues to expand. Joining the firm are Russell Yankwill, Christine Ford and Rebecca Rogers Bates. Mr. Yankwill returns to the private sector after seven years with the U.S. Attorney's Office, S.D.N.Y. While there, he worked extensively on employment...
  • Sunday, February 1, 2009
    Is the mere fear of a possibility that personal information may be at an increased risk of improper use enough for a person to have a claim for emotional or consequential damages? On January 7, 2009, in Pinero v. Jackson Hewitt Tax Service, Inc., the U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Louisiana ruled "No." Kelley Drye & Warren LLP partner...
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Thompson & Knight LLP has congratulated the firm's eight "Top Attorneys" who were recognized in the December 2008 issue of Fort Worth, Texas magazine. In its eighth annual listing, Fort Worth, Texas magazine features Tarrant County's "Top Attorneys" in selected fields who were nominated by their peers. The nominated attorneysare R. Gordon Appleman, Tax...
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Kelley Drye &Warren LLP partner and litigation co-chair William A. Escobar was selected as one of 16 attorneys nationwide by the Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA). The November/December 2008 issue of Diversity & The Bar, the publication of MCCA, featured the top minority attorneys from leading law firms.An article, "Leading Law Firm...
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Responding to a flurry of product safety incidents and recalls in the last year and a half, President Bush on August 14 signed into law the Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008. The new law is the most significant overhaul of consumer product safety laws in 40 years and signifies broad bipartisan support for enhanced federal and state efforts to...
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Lowenstein Sandler has announced the establishment of the Lowenstein Center for the Public Interest, reaffirming and expanding the firm's dedication to addressing significant social issues and providing community assistance. The Center for the Public Interest was launched at Lowenstein's Third Annual Pro Bono Celebration recognizing the service and...
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    In a proceeding before the National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Better Business Bureau, Wiley Rein client Continental Products has successfully challenged the advertising claims of GP Plastics, a competing provider of plastic bags for the delivery of newspapers.
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Day Pitney LLP ranks #1 among law firms in New Jersey and received the second highest count of attorney rankings in Connecticut in The Best Lawyers in America 2009. Firmwide, 75 individual lawyers received "Top-listed" rankings. The firm also received ten #1 practice rankings in Connecticut, and five #1 practice rankings in New Jersey. The following...
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    The Committee to Support U.S. Trade Laws (CSUSTL) filed written comments with the United States Trade Representative (USTR) on December 12, 2008 urging the U.S. government to vigorously defend its interests before the World Trade Organization (WTO) in a dispute settlement proceeding brought by China against the United States.
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A., participated in the New York Cares' Winter Wishes for Kids and Families Program as part of its commitment to community.The program helps fulfill the holiday wishes of more than 31,000 disadvantaged New Yorkers.Children, teens, and families write letters to New York Cares requesting a gift that will make the holidays...
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    In one of the more entertaining cases Drinker's lawyers have handled recently, a federal judge in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California granted summary judgment on all claims for Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP clients Midway Games Inc., Midway Home Entertainment Inc. and Midway Amusement Games, LLC in a copyright infringement case...
  • Thursday, January 1, 2009
    Norris McLaughlin & Marcus is sponsoring an UrgentEmployee Medical Leave 2009 Update at their main office on Friday, January 30.The offices are located at 721 Route 202-206 in Bridgewater, New Jersey. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m followed by the program anda question and answer period from 9 to 10:30 a.m.