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: The Asian Lawyer : March 04, 2015
On Tuesday night, The Asian Lawyer held its second annual Asia Legal Awards, celebrating the region's top law firms. As promised, here's the list of lucky winners.
Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : March 02, 2015
Former K&L Gates partner David Johnson will lead the firm's U.S. securities team in Asia.
: Corporate Counsel : March 01, 2015
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : February 26, 2015
Our latest roundup of deals worth $1 billion or more includes Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.'s purchase of Salix Pharmaceuticals Ltd. for $10.1 billion; Asahi Kasei Corp.'s buy of Polypore International Inc. in a deal valued at $3.2 billion; and a merger between silicon producers Grupo FerroAtlántica and Globe Specialty Metals Inc. for a combined value of $3.1 billion. Latham & Watkins advised on the most number of deals, with four, while Sullivan & Cromwell led the way in terms of transaction value.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 24, 2015
A data privacy expert joins Ropes & Gray on the West Coast; a former Bingham McCutchen practice leader lands at Mayer Brown; Epstein Becker & Green's 15-lawyer raid lands it an office in Princeton; Cleary Gottlieb hires a former Sullivan & Cromwell tax partner and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Mike Scarcella : Legal Times : February 24, 2015
Mary Jo White sat on the sideline for dozens of enforcement investigations. House Republicans want Senate colleagues to reject Loretta Lynch's nomination. Five questions concerning the Howard Shipley ethics case in the Supreme Court. This is a roundup of legal news from ALM and other publications.
Chris Johnson : The American Lawyer : February 23, 2015
Energy lawyers are about to find out how well their practices run on cheap oil.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 22, 2015
A Chicago boutique is absorbed by Greenberg Traurig; a Gibson Dunn practice leader heads out on his own; Sidley Austin and Steptoe & Johnson each add a trio; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : February 12, 2015
Our latest roundup of M&A deals worth $1 billion or more includes Am Law firms advising on Harris Corp.'s $4.75 billion buy of Exelis, Inc.; Rite Aid's $2 billion acquisition of pharmacy benefits manager Envision Pharmaceutical Services; and Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc.'s $1.76 billion acquisition of five hotel properties from a group of sellers. Latham led the way in terms of deal volume and transaction size.
Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : February 11, 2015
In a decision believed to be the first of its kind in the U.S., a New Jersey state court judge has found that it is a misrepresentation that violates the state Consumer Fraud Act to advertise gay “conversion therapy” services by depicting homosexuality as abnormal or a mental illness.
Mary Pat Gallagher : New Jersey Law Journal : February 09, 2015
A gay "conversion therapy" group defending a first-of-its-kind consumer fraud suit will not be allowed to present expert testimony premised on the view that homosexuality is a mental disorder or is abnormal.
Meredith Hobbs : Daily Report : February 09, 2015
King & Spalding reported substantial increases in revenue and profit in 2014, following a strong 2013.
Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : February 06, 2015
The deal was the latest divestment in a state-run company as the Indian government raises money to improve the country's finances.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : February 05, 2015
This week's roundup of deals worth $1 billion or more includes Am Law firms working on a $15.2 billion pharmaceutical transaction between Pfizer and Hospira; a $10.54 billion telecom deal between Frontier and Verizon; a $7.3 billion asset sale by building material manufacturers Holcim and Lafarge; and a $6.3 billion merger between Staples and Office Depot.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : February 04, 2015
Boies Schiller & Flexner partner Kathleen Smalley is headed to newly merged Locke Lord; Davis Polk poaches Greenberg Traurig's real estate chair in New York; three DLA Piper finance lawyers depart; Littler Mendelson heads to Maine; and other notable moves from throughout The Am Law 200.
Christine Simmons : New York Law Journal : February 02, 2015
The number of New York lawyers promoted to partner at the largest law firms in the state is holding steady, while several firms are increasing partner promotions firmwide.
Nick Ferguson : The Asian Lawyer : February 02, 2015
We reveal the contenders for our annual awards ahead of a gala dinner in Hong Kong on March 3.
: Corporate Counsel : February 01, 2015
David Bario, Scott Flaherty and Rebekah Mintzer : The American Lawyer : January 29, 2015
U.S. v. Newman and Chiasson; In Re Forex Benchmark Rates and Antitrust Litigation; Harris Country v. International Paper; In re Bernard L. Madoff Investment Securities; SimpleAir v. Google
Scott Flaherty : The Litigation Daily : January 28, 2015
A Manhattan federal judge on Wednesday delivered an early-inning win to plaintiffs lawyers at Hausfeld LLP and Scott & Scott in a suit accusing a dozen major banks of widespread manipulation of the $5 trillion-a-day foreign exchange market.
Scott Flaherty : Commercial Litigation Insider : January 28, 2015
Less than a month after JPMorgan Chase & Co. reached a settlement in the case, U.S. District Judge Lorna Schofield refused to dismiss consolidated class action claims against a group of financial industry giants including Bank of America Corp., Barclays PLC and Citigroup Inc. Schofield held that the plaintiffs plausibly alleged an antitrust conspiracy in which the banks' top forex traders agreed to rig the market for more than a decade.
Jenna Greene : Legal Times : January 27, 2015
Supermarket chains Albertsons and Safeway will sell 168 stores in eight states to win approval of their $9.2 billion merger from the Federal Trade Commission, the agency said Tuesday.
Brian Baxter : The Am Law Daily : January 25, 2015
Two firms shuffling their COOs saw partners depart in January; DLA Piper and Kirkland & Ellis make some high-profile labor and employment hires; Quinn Emanuel grows in Houston; Wilmer raids MoFo for a new cybersecurity chair; and other notable additions from throughout The Am Law 200.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 23, 2015
Norwitz advised Dollar Tree Inc. in its $8.5 billion bid for Family Dollar Stores Inc., which ultimately beat out a $9.1 billion bid from rival Dollar General Corp.
Tom Brennan : The Asian Lawyer : January 21, 2015
Former Kaye Scholer partner Niping Wu has made her fourth lateral move in six years.
Andrew Ramonas : Legal Times : January 16, 2015
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has turned to Capitol Hill for a general counsel, tapping Charles Yi, a former senior congressional staffer, for the job.
Andrew Ramonas : Corporate Counsel : January 16, 2015
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has turned to Capitol Hill for a general counsel, tapping Charles Yi, a former senior congressional staffer.
: New Jersey Law Journal : January 15, 2015
The leading M&As of 2014, where the target or acquirer was based in NJ.
Jennifer Henderson : The Am Law Daily : January 08, 2015
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom took the top spot in three separate, year-end M&A rankings based on deal value issued by Mergermarket, Thomson Reuters and Bloomberg. Other Am Law 100 firms filling the number two and three legal adviser spots, in varying order, include: Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton, Sullivan & Cromwell, Weil Gotshal & Manges and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett.
Joel Stashenko : New York Law Journal : January 06, 2015
Family and friends will say farewell today to Mario Cuomo, an eloquent voice for the rule of law and for the poor during his career as an attorney and three-term governor, who died at his Manhattan home Thursday, hours after his son Andrew was sworn in to his second term as governor.