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Baker & Daniels is an Indianapolis-based law firm.  According to the National Law Journal's 2012 NLJ 350 ranking of firms based on size, Baker & Daniels has 274 attorneys and is the 153rd largest firm in the United States.  With $175,500,000 in gross revenue in 2011, the firm placed 145th on The American Lawyer's 2012 Am Law 200 ranking.  The firm has offices in CA, CO, DC, IA, IL, IN, MN and NJ.

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In the News

Canadian Big Deals

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : The American Lawyer : February 26, 2015

Royal Bank of Canada / City National; Repsol / Talisman Energy; Three Bryant Park Purchase; Alimentation Couche-Tard / The Pantry

This Week's Deals

David Ruiz : The Recorder : February 26, 2015

A round-up of transactions involving Bay Area lawyers and companies.

Supervalu Inc.

Andrew Ramonas : The National Law Journal : February 16, 2015

The in-house lawyers of grocery company Supervalu Inc. just might have found a pot of gold in Rain­bow stores.

Tennant Co.

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : February 16, 2015

Tennant Co.'s sweeping compliance approach is about much more than keeping the global cleaning equipment, products and coatings company out of U.S. regulatory and litigation messes.

Polaris Industries Inc.

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : February 16, 2015

The legal department at Polaris Industries Inc. keeps pace with the fast-moving snowmobile manufacturer by relying on a core group of outside counsel and individualized billing arrangements.

Over Objection, Record TCPA Settlement Makes for Record Fees

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : February 15, 2015

A $15.7 attorney fee award for the lawyers behind a record-breaking TCPA settlement with Capital One was less than the plaintiffs asked for, but far more than class action objector Theodore Frank would have given them.

Holland & Knight Heads to Denver, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 10, 2015

Fresh off successful financial years in 2014, Holland & Knight opens a Denver office with six lawyers from Lathrop & Gage; Akin plucks a practice leader from Paul Hastings; Covington & Burling adds a former federal prosecutor; a handful of departures from Dickstein Shapiro; Kirkland & Ellis grows in London; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Target Wins First Amendment Fight With Rosa Parks Nonprofit

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : February 09, 2015

A nonprofit cofounded by late civil rights icon Rosa Parks can't block Target Corp. from selling merchandise that bears Parks' likeness, a federal judge in Alabama ruled Monday.

Big Data? How About No Data?

Adrian Dayton : The National Law Journal : February 02, 2015

A new survey tells us that although all firms measure some things — profits per partner or revenues, for example — they lack systems to take a hard look at the big picture. Here are examples of potentially valuable data that law firms are ignoring.

Movers

: The National Law Journal : February 02, 2015

Laterals and new arrivals in this week's column.

Deal Watch: Three Am Law Firms Advise on $18 Billion Energy Buy

Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 29, 2015

The $18 billion merger between Energy Transfer Partners and Regency Energy Partners tops a roundup of nine deals breaking the billion-dollar mark this week.

Kirkland Scores Again for Bard in $1.9 Billion Patent Fight

Julie Triedman : The Litigation Daily : January 13, 2015

The firm cemented a hard-fought patent victory for client C. R. Bard on Tuesday, fending off the latest appeal in a case that's already cost rival medical device maker W.L. Gore $1.25 billion—and could cost it nearly $800 million more over the next five years.

Star Litigators Depart, Plus (Many) More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 06, 2015

An array of high-profile litigators from Irell & Manella and Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi are starting their own firms as January's annual “running of the laterals” begins. Also, Hinshaw & Culbertson hires Dewey & LeBoeuf's former general counsel; a Bingham McCutchen partner and ex-Cadwalader leader find new homes; Blank Rome opens in Pittsburgh; Greenberg Traurig goes to Tokyo; Quinn Emanuel heads to Seattle; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.

Objections Filed to $4 Billion JPMorgan Settlement

Amaris Elliott-Engel : Commercial Litigation Insider : December 22, 2014

A $4 billion-plus settlement to resolve JPMorgan Chase's liability for more than 300 pools of home loans has raised objections from a number of entities, including the government-chartered agency that liquidated several credit unions and a residential mortgage-backed securities insurer on the hook to pay more than $500 million for the failed trusts.

Civil Actions

: The National Law Journal : December 22, 2014

Cases recently filed in the Washington-area district courts.

Target Suffers New Blow in Data Breach Case

Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : December 19, 2014

Just weeks after Target Corp. failed to escape claims that it's liable for a massive data breach that cost banks billions of dollars, a judge refused to dismiss most of a proposed consumer class action over the same late-2013 hack attack.

Challenge Made to Trustees' Approval of $4 Billion JPMorgan RMBS Settlement

Amaris Elliott-Engel : Commercial Litigation Insider : December 18, 2014

A $4 billion-plus settlement to resolve JPMorgan Chase's liability for more than 300 pools of home loans has raised objections from a number of entities, including the government-chartered agency that liquidated several credit unions and a residential mortgage-backed securities insurer on the hook to pay more than $500 million for the failed trusts.

Special Master Seeks Return of Additional BP Claims Money

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : December 17, 2014

A special master responsible for identifying fraudulent claims against BP PLC's $9.2 billion settlement over its 2010 oil spill is asking for the return of $580,000 paid to three commercial fishermen who submitted allegedly false tax returns.

Targets Revises Junk-Fax Settlement to Please Judge

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : December 16, 2014

Target Corp. has suggested changes to make a proposed class-action settlement more palatable to a Minnesota federal judge, who had blocked a deal in the robotext litigation for, among other things, permitting much of the award to revert to the company.

Ruling Near on Dismissal Motion in Target Data Breach

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : December 11, 2014

A federal judge in Minnesota is set to decide whether to dismiss lawsuits filed by Target Corp.'s customers over its massive data breach last year.

Skadden Adds Top French Dealmaker, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : December 09, 2014

A leading French M&A lawyer heads to Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom in Paris; King & Spalding brings back a former partner and sees its M&A cohead head to the NFL; Squire Patton Boggs makes it rain Down Under and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

GCs ID Outside Firms With the Best Client Service

Marlisse Silver Sweeney : Corporate Counsel : December 04, 2014

General counsel are looking for more attention from senior partners and in-depth discussions around business strategy and impact.

HRC's LGBT Rankings Tout Top Firms, But Still No Boies Schiller

Tara Kadioglu : The Am Law Daily : December 02, 2014

The Human Rights Campaign has released its 2015 Corporate Equality Index, which gives 87 Am Law 200 firms perfect scores for their policies regarding lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender employees, an increase from the 81 such firms that earned top marks last year.

Representing Corporate New Jersey

: New Jersey Law Journal : November 14, 2014

A chart of 114 law firms used most frequently by 30 New Jersey companies.

In-House Counsel Profile: Cummins Inc.'s Sharon Barner

Lisa Holton : The National Law Journal : November 10, 2014

"I work with great lawyers who are all rowing in the same direction."

Covington Nabs MoFo Financial Services Pro, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : November 09, 2014

Covington & Burling picks up a leading consumer financial services lawyer from Morrison & Foerster, a firm that recently saw a technology transactions partner join the NBA; Gibson Dunn makes a government hire after election season; two more firms raid Bingham; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Curtain Rising Monday in Bellwether Hip Device Trial

Amanda Bronstad : The National Law Journal : October 28, 2014

The first bellwether trials over alleged defects in Zimmer Holdings' recalled Durom Cup hip implant are moving ahead, with the first one set for Monday.

Who in Big Law Cut Checks for the Midterms?

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : October 28, 2014

The NLJ looks at how the legal industry supports certain interests and people, and where lobbying horsepower could focus in the coming years. In this report, we've highlighted midterm election contributions to three powerful members of Congress.

MDL Plaintiffs Claim Medical Device Co. Destroyed Evidence

Charles Toutant : New Jersey Law Journal : October 16, 2014

Plaintiffs who claim medical device maker Zimmer sold them faulty hip replacements are asking a federal judge in Newark to impose spoliation sanctions against the company for allegedly destroying 5,500 examples of the device at issue.

NFL Defeats Ex-Players' Publicity Rights Lawsuits

Susan Beck : The Litigation Daily : October 13, 2014

Debevoise, representing the National Football League, convinced a federal judge in Minnesota that the works of NFL Films are not commercial speech and deserve First Amendment protection.