Firm and Provider News

  • Friday, February 1, 2013
      In ContractExpress for SharePoint 4.3, the new approval engine is optimized for the contracting process, supporting ad-hoc, sequential and parallel approvals driven by document data. “This is more than just an incremental release. We revamped the entire approval engine and added enhanced support for outside party paper to match the...
  • Friday, February 1, 2013
    Marcum LLP led the entire accounting industry in most new Securities and Exchange Commission audit clients in the fourth quarter of 2012, according to an article published by Accounting Today. The article was based upon research reported by Audit Analytics, a company that analyzes changes in auditors of Public Companies. With six net SEC client wins...
  • Tuesday, January 29, 2013
    Thomson Reuters has announced the launch of Thomson Reuters Concourse, a powerful new matter-centric suite of integrated tools and information designed expressly for corporate counsel and the law firms that support them. Concourse is cloud-based and built around an intuitive dashboard, and provides an integrated, collaborative platform to support the...
  • Friday, January 25, 2013
    Marcum LLP, a top national  accounting and advisory firm,  has announced that Michael F. D’Addio, J.D. and Gail J. D’Addio, CPA  have joined the firm’s New England tax practice, effectively  immediately.  Mr. D’Addio joins as a principal and Mrs. D’Addio joins as a director, based in Marcum’s...
  • Friday, January 25, 2013
    Stradley Ronon partner Lee A. Rosengard has been appointed to the Directors and Officers’ (D&O) Liability Insurance Group, recently launched by the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR).  The group will explore ways to incorporate the use of mediation, arbitration and other alternative dispute resolution...
  • Thursday, January 24, 2013
    Evidence Exchange, a national leader in e-discovery services to law firms and corporate law departments, announced today an expansion of its strategic partnership with Equivio, a leading provider of analytical solutions for e-discovery. The terms of the renewed agreement include the addition of Equivio Zoom, an integrated e-discovery platform for...
  • Thursday, January 24, 2013
    Complete Discovery Source, the leader in ediscovery, is unveiling several key offerings, most of which are new or updated for 2013. These “game-changers” are available for review through exclusive pre-scheduled, quick briefings at LegalTech in the company's private suite. Depending on guests' particular needs or interests, several...
  • Thursday, January 24, 2013
      McCarter & English LLP has elected four new partners and one special counsel in its offices in Boston and Newark, effective January 1, 2013. The new partners are Maneesh Gulati, Yu Lu and Jonathan Short, members of the Intellectual Property / Information Technology group; and Joseph E. Ruccio III, a Construction and Infrastructure...
  • Wednesday, January 23, 2013
    Accounting firm Marks Paneth & Shron LLP (MP&S) has named a new partner to its Real Estate Group and two new principals to its Tax Practice and Litigation and Corporate Financial Advisory Services Group.
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  • Tuesday, January 22, 2013
    Gibbons P.C. has announced that Robert E. Rudnick, a director in the firm’s Intellectual Property Department, has been elected president of the New Jersey Intellectual Property Law Association (NJIPLA). Mr. Rudnick has been an NJIPLA board member for the past four years.

  • Monday, January 21, 2013
    Weil, Gotshal & Manges finished 2012 on a high in Asia, working with its global and regional clients on their investments, acquisitions and joint ventures in the region. This work received considerable recognition in 2012:
  • Thursday, January 17, 2013
    David L. Douglass, chair of the ABA Health Law Section, has joined the Washington, DC office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as a partner in the firm's Government Contracts, Investigations & International Trade practice group and the firm’s Healthcare practice. Mr. Douglass joins Sheppard Mullin from Shook, Hardy & Bacon...
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  • Friday, January 11, 2013
    December 2012 – Jones Day has announced that the following 45 lawyers have been named to the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2013. “The promotion of these new partners reflects Jones Day’s ongoing commitment to developing and advancing lawyers throughout the world who have achieved the highest levels of professional...
  • Friday, January 11, 2013
      Liquid Litigation Management, Inc.'s team of developers has announced  the release of its modernized email threading tool, the latest feature addition to e-discovery and case management system Liquid Lit Manager™. Providing a more advanced graphical approach to the grouping of email messages, LLM’s tool delivers a better user...
  • Thursday, January 10, 2013
    January, 2013 - Fragomen has announced the election of seven new partners. The knowledge, experience and commitment to client service from these new partners fortifies Fragomen’s position as the global leader in immigration law.
  • Monday, January 7, 2013
    January, 2013 - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has announced the election of 11 new partners, effective January 1. The 11 individuals are Carlos Bermudez (Los Angeles), Stacey R. Eisenstein (Washington, DC), Tony D. Feuerstein (New York), Bernd G. Janzen (Washington, DC), Amanda R. Johnson (Washington, DC), Frederick T. Lee (New...
  • Monday, January 7, 2013
    Wiley Rein’s prominent Insurance and International Trade Practices have again been named among the best in the nation by Law360. The publication’s “Practice Groups of the Year” list recognized each group’s notable accomplishments and significant litigation matters in 2012.
  • Friday, December 21, 2012
      Gibbons P.C. has announced that William J. Palatucci, one of the state's most prominent and widely respected attorneys, with a reputation for strategic planning and complex public policy and communications initiatives, has joined the firm as special counsel. 
  • Friday, December 14, 2012
    On December 13, 2012, a jury in the U.S. District Court in Delaware found in favor of MobileMedia Ideas (MMI) in a patent infringement case against Apple Inc. (AAPL). MMI was represented by global law firm Proskauer, whose team was headed by Proskauer partner and Patent Law Group co-head Steven M. Bauer.
  • Thursday, December 13, 2012
    Attorneys with the law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP represented Durango, CO-based Saddle Butte Pipeline LLC in the company’s recent sale of its crude oil pipeline and terminal and natural gas pipeline and processing systems in the Bakken Shale region of North Dakota to Targa Resources Partners LP of Houston.
  • Thursday, December 13, 2012
    Weil obtained a significant victory on behalf of client Zale Corporation on November 30, 2012, when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit affirmed the dismissal of the putative securities class action Rains v. Zale Corporation, et al.
  • Thursday, December 13, 2012
      On December 4, 2012, a petition for a writ of certiorari filed by Wiley Rein’s Appellate Practice, including co-chair Andrew G. McBride, and Brett A. Shumate, was named the “Petition of the Day” by the widely read Supreme Court publication SCOTUSblog.