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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

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.

Minn. Judge Blocks Deal Between Target, Pharmacies

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : October 09, 2014

A proposed $183,000 class action settlement between Target Corp. and hundreds of pharmacies over alleged robo-texts has been blocked by a Minnesota federal judge who said the deal could result in much of the award reverting to the company.

In-House at Large Public Companies

: New Jersey Law Journal : October 08, 2014

Chart tracking In-House Counsel at Large Public Companies.

London Calling for US Firms, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : October 03, 2014

Gibson Dunn, Kaye Scholer and Paul Hastings all made major lateral hires in London this week by raiding their British brethren. The Am Law Daily looks at those moves and more in our latest tally of hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Complaint Alleges Money-Saving 'Memberships' Are a Scam

Lisa Hoffman : The National Law Journal : October 01, 2014

A Minnesota federal judge has refused to dismiss a proposed class action against a company that alleg-edly rips off consumers by selling “memberships” in supposed money-saving programs that instead result in unauthorized monthly credit card charges.

Broad & Bright Hires in Shanghai, Plans Tokyo, L.A. Launch

Anna Zhang : The Asian Lawyer : September 24, 2014

Peter Neumann, former Shanghai managing partner for Miami's Greenberg Traurig, will join the Chinese firm next week.

In-House Counsel Profile: Stepan Co.'s H. Edward Wynn

Lisa Holton : The National Law Journal : September 15, 2014

General Counsel H. Edward Wynn leads an eight-member team with outposts in Brazil, Europe and China.

Paul Hastings Helps Tate's Whip Up Private Equity Buyer

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 12, 2014

Thomas Kruger, a corporate partner with Paul Hastings in New York, earlier this month helped good friend Kathleen King sell her famous Tate's Bake Shop this week to private equity firm The Riverside Company. The deal marks the end of a long journey for King, who more than a decade ago lost the name to the company she founded in Southampton, N.Y.

Two Am Law Firms Advise on General Mills' Organic Food Buy

Jamille Sutton : The Am Law Daily : September 09, 2014

Faegre Baker Daniels is representing General Mills in its $820 million purchase of organic food company Annie's as the company looks to capitalize on the rapidly growing demand for organic and natural foods. Proskauer Rose is counseling Annie's.

Lure of the Legal Giants, Plus More Lateral Moves

Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : September 07, 2014

Baker & McKenzie, Jones Day, Norton Rose Fulbright and Squire Patton Boggs all experienced churn to their robust partnership ranks in the first week of September; a high-profile in-house lawyer joins Ballard Spahr as a Bingham McCutchen partner heads the other way; and Milbank brings on a top federal prosecutor in our latest look at notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

Merger (and Acquisition) Mania in Minneapolis

Sheri Qualters : The National Law Journal : August 25, 2014

Indianapolis Legal Sector Humming Right Along

: The National Law Journal : August 25, 2014

Another Firm Iced: Arnold & Porter, Zuckerman Add Support to ALS Charity Campaign

Katelyn Polantz : Legal Times : August 22, 2014

Arnold & Porter and Zuckerman Spaeder were among a number of legal groups in Washington and elsewhere to take part in the ALS awareness-raising charity campaign that has gone viral on social-networking sites this month.

Checklists Can Help Firms Manage Vendors

Mark Gerlach : Law Technology News : August 21, 2014

Among the tips: use RFPs to vet potential vendors, and hold a kickoff party to establish expectations.