Firm and Provider News

  • 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.
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    St. John & Wayne LLP has announced that Brian L. Petrequin has become a partner of the firm. Mr. Petrequin concentrates his practice in the areas of corporate law, corporate finance, lender's counsel, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property law, and Internet law. He regularly represents public and private corporations, banks and other...
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    Nixon Peabody LLP has announced that Rosalyn P. Mitchell, an experienced commercial litigator, has rejoined the firm's San Francisco office as counsel in the Business Litigation practice group. Ms. Mitchell has represented numerous clients in lawsuits in both federal and California state courts in a variety of commercial litigation matters including...
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    The National Arbitration Forum (NAF) will hold a Second Annual New Jersey No-Fault Settlement Week December 12-16 for parties with legal disputes filed under the New Jersey No-Fault PIP Insurance Arbitration Program. NAF will encourage parties and their attorneys during this week to identify cases involving medical reimbursements for injuries suffered in...
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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. The BCITC is a non-profit organization established in 1993 with the support...
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    Saiber Schlesinger Satz and Goldstein in Newark, NJ recently welcomed four new attorneys to the firm - Rina Grassotti, Suzanne Herrmann, Monica Kraft and Katelyn M. Torpey. Ms. Grassotti was previously employed as a Seton Hall Legislative Journa l staffing member in the offices of U.S. Sen. Jon Corzine, and clerked for Judge Joel A. Pisano (U.S. District...
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    Lawrence A. Goldman, a directorin the Corporate Department of Gibbons, Del Deo, Dolan, Griffinger & Vecchione, has been appointed chairman of the Small Business Committee of the American Bar Association's Business Law Section for a three year term.
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    Winston & Strawn has announced that Robert Flanigan has joined the Paris office as a partner in its corporate group.
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    Goodwin Procter LLP has announced that a team of attorneysfrom Boston-based law firm Palmer & Dodge have joined the firm's Intellectual Property Litigation Practice in Boston. Goodwin Procter's Intellectual Property Litigation Practice and the team from Palmer & Dodge have one large client in common, Teva Pharmaceuticals Inc., which is among the...
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    J. Donald Tierney recently joined Cozen O'Connor's New York Downtown office as of counsel. In this position, Mr. Tierney will monitor litigation management guideline compliance, participate in alternative dispute resolution programs, including arbitration and mediation, and serve as a mentor to firm attorneys. During the past 18 years, Mr. Tierney has...
  • Tuesday, November 1, 2005
    LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell has created a free online service that enables its law firm customers to maximize the value of their Martindale-Hubbell listings by making quick updates to their content on martindale.com and lawyers.com.
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    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.
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    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...
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    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...
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    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...
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    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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