Firm and Provider News

  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Holland & Knight LLP has announced the launch of its Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Team, a subgroup of Holland & Knight's White Collar Defense & Corporate Compliance Team. The FCPA Team will be led out of the firm's Washington, DC office by partner Don Zarin who recently joined the firm.
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    King & Spalding LLP has announced that Daniel R. Rogers, a lawyer with extensive experience with acquisitions and financings in the energy industry, has joined the firm as a partner resident in the firm's Houston office. Mr. Rogers brings to the firm a vast background of counseling clients on the acquisition, development, project financing and...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Integrity Interactive has announced a complete suite of online training courses designed to meet the new California sexual harassment two-hour training requirement for supervisors. Leveraging the success of Integrity's interactive story-based methodology, the new suite of courses helps companies to meet the statutory requirement to provide training to...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    With the health care industry becoming increasingly complex, professionals in this industry are required to know the latest trends, ensure regulatory compliance and manage litigation. With this in mind, Thomson West has announced an enhanced collection of health care information resources on Westlaw that professionals need to manage legal, compliance and...
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    Youth Consultation Service President/CEO Richard Mingoia recently named Dominick J. Bratti, a principal at Grotta, Glassman & Hoffman, p.a., chair of the YCS Board of Trustees at the social services agency's annual dinner at the Valley Regency in Clifton, NJ. Youth Consultation Service, better known as YCS, provides educational and behavioral health...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Sills Cummis Epstein & Gross P.C. has announced that Scott B. Murray has been elected a member of the firm. Mr. Murray, formerly of Clifford Chance, focuses on complex litigation, especially matters involving antitrust, telecommunications and intellectual property issues. John C. Phillips and Barbara A. Schwartz have been elected of counsel to the...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP has announced that former Federal Election Commission (FEC) Chairman Bradley A. Smith, a leading authority on campaign finance, election law and government ethics, has joined the law firm as of counsel in the Government Relations and Lobbying Practice Group. Mr. Smith, who will also teach at Capital University Law School...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Lisa A. Peterson has joined Akin Gump as a partner in the investment funds and private equity practice.She will divide her time betweenDallas and Fort Worth. Ms. Peterson provides counsel to businessentities and high-net-worth individuals in all facets of their businesses.In particular, she represents private investment funds in the full rangeof their...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Fox Rothschild LLP has announced that six of its attorneys have been elected partner. They are: Elaine C. Britt, Lawrence Cohen, Frank E. Derby, Patrick H. Higgins, Burton J. Jaffe and David Restaino have been elected partners. Ms. Britt practices primarily in the areas of estate planning, probate, estate and trust administration, and general corporate...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Stradley Ronon partner Lawrence P. Stadulis will speak at the Hedge Fund Advisers Compliance Conference: What You Should Know about Investment Adviser Regulation, in Washington, DC in November.Mr. Stadulis will take part in a panel discussion reviewing SEC staff expectations and potential solutions to valuation issues. As a member of Stradley Ronon's...
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    Thomas J. Jennings, Special Counsel in the Environmental Department in the Philadelphia office of Saul Ewing LLP, was elected vice chair of the Bucks County International Trade Council (BCITC), at the annual meeting held at the Keystone Industrial Port Complex in Fairless Hills.
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Fox Rothschild LLP has announced that six of its attorneys have been elected partner. They are: Elaine C. Britt, Lawrence Cohen, Frank E. Derby, Patrick H. Higgins, Burton J. Jaffe and David Restaino have been elected partners. Ms. Britt practices primarily in the areas of estate planning, probate, estate and trust administration, and general corporate...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    For human resources managers, in-house counsel, risk managers and small business owners, employment law issues are among the most serious challenges. Because the frequency and severity of Employment Practice Liability (EPL) claims continue to rise, public and private companies of all sizes face catastrophic losses with shocking regularity. With this in...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The Houston Bar Association this month is planning several CLE seminars covering issues of interest to corporate counsel. The November schedule includes: Thursday, November 10, Hospital Planning for Public Health Emergencies, from 8 to 9:30 a.m. at the Junior League of Houston 1811 Briar Oaks Lane, Houston, with Glen Van Slyke, Harris County Attorney'...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Stradley Ronon partner Lawrence P. Stadulis will speak at the Hedge Fund Advisers Compliance Conference: What You Should Know about Investment Adviser Regulation, in Washington, DC in November.Mr. Stadulis will take part in a panel discussion reviewing SEC staff expectations and potential solutions to valuation issues. Mr. Stadulis handles matters...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP has announced that seven lawyers from Kenney & Kearney, a Cherry Hill, NJ-based law firm, joined the firm's Voorhees office, effective October 15. The group is led by Joseph H. Kenney and John B. Kearney, two litigation practitioners.
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    The Hon. James H. Coleman, retired justice of the New Jersey Supreme Court, and Melville D. Miller Jr., president of Legal Services of New Jersey, presented the Somerville law firm Norris McLaughlin & Marcus, P.A. with an Equal Justice Medal at the recent Equal Justice Awards Reception.
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    The international law firm Kelley Drye & Warren LLP has announced that partner Glenn Manishin has been named chair of the firm's litigation practice in the Washington, DC and Tysons Corner, VA offices. The creation of this new role is reflective of Kelley Drye's commitment to and focus on further expanding the litigation practice firm-wide.
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    Thomson Corporation has created a new unit, Business Intelligence Services, to help businesses get a clear first-move information advantage.
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    On Site, an Atlanta-based provider of paper discovery, electronic discovery and computer forensics for corporations and law firms, announced that they have expanded operations by opening an office in Century City, CA The new office will offer digital imaging electronic data discovery, computer forensics, coding, litigation copying, digital and offset...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    Csc Corporate Domainsm, an ICANN accredited registrar, was recently named an official .eu domain name registrar. This new extension is designed to provide a European identity in the Domain Name System for European Internet users and is expected to become the second largest domain extension behind the .com domain space. At the end of August, CSC began...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    Jeffrey Marley Zalkin has become associated with St. John & Wayne, Newark, and will be practicing in the Business Litigation/Creditors Rights Department. He joins the firm from Unity Bank, Clinton, NJ, where he was a vice president and the chief liquidation officer. Mr. Zalkin has extensive experience in the financial services industry with a focus...
  • Saturday, October 1, 2005
    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced the addition of Benjamin Hershkowitz to its Intellectual Property Litigation Practice.Mr. Hershkowitz joins the firm as partner in its New York office. Mr. Hershkowitz concentrates his practice on intellectual property litigation, focusing on high tech matters involving computer networking equipment, cellular telephony,...