Jun 24, 2013

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Major law firm Weil to lay off staff, cut partner pay
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Weil Gotshal & Manges, one of the world's most prominent law firms, said on Monday it would lay off 60 associate lawyers and 110 support staff, a sign that the financial challenges buffeting the law industry continue unabated.
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Law Firms Profits and 'Fat, Lazy Firms'
Hot on the heels of the recently published report from Moore Stephens Markhams on small law firm profitability, when Australian law firm consultant and LawFuel contributor Colin Ritchie explained to Australian lawyers how shocked he is by the "horrible ...
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Shareholder Rights Law Firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP Announces Investigation ...
The Herald | HeraldOnline.com
SAN DIEGO — Shareholder rights law firm Johnson & Weaver, LLP has commenced an investigation into whether certain officers and directors of Solazyme, Inc. (Nasdaq:SZYM) violated state or federal laws when communicating to shareholders about the ...
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Buyout Of Keynote Systems - Law Firm Seeks Higher Price For Shareholders
Sacramento Bee
NEW YORK, June 24, 2013 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Tripp Levy PLLC, a leading national securities and shareholder rights law firm, announces that it is investigating the acquisition of Keynote Systems Inc. on behalf of shareholders. Keynote announced it has ...
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Ben Quayle shifts focus, joins law firm
Ben Quayle, who lost re-election to Congress last year, is joining a law firm with Republican ties and doesn't plan to run again in 2014. Quayle, the son of former Vice President Dan Quayle, could have taken up a midterm battle against freshman U.S. Rep.
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Police identify suspect in NC law firm shootings
Police News
Police said Faust used a pistol-gripped shotgun to shoot a man in a car outside a law firm, crossed five lanes of traffic and shot three more people outside a Wal-Mart in the city of about 87,000 people around 85 miles east of Raleigh. More than 100 ...
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MacVean, Lewis law firm opens new office in Port Jervis
Times Herald-Record
MIDDLETOWN — The law firm of MacVean, Lewis, Sherwin & McDermott, P.C., has opened a second office at 17 E. Main St. in Port Jervis. Also, Damian J. Brady has become associated with the firm. A graduate of Washington & Lee University and Fordham ...
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Make or break moment for Myanmar reforms in opaque telecoms sector
Chicago Tribune
YANGON (Reuters) - Companies awarded telecommunications licenses in Myanmar this week will need to spend billions of dollars rolling out networks across a country that has yet to pass a law to govern the sector and where opaque, state-owned ...
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KELLUM: Shooter Is Not Connected To Law Firm
Russ Niedell, the managing attorney for the Kellum Law Firm's Greenville office says the man shot in front of the firm is an insurance adjuster for GEICO, a man they have known for years. The victim was planning to retire very soon, Niedell said ...
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Dallas City Councilmember Joins Law Firm Farrow-Gillespie & Heath in ...
Fort Mills Times
City Councilmember Angela Hunt has joined the Dallas law firm of Farrow-Gillespie & Heath LLP as a partner in commercial litigation. Hunt, who served on the council for eight years, is leaving her post due to term limits. "We have followed Angela Hunt ...
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'Serious' tax evasion on the decline, says law firm
According to law firm Pinsent Masons, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) reported 2,888 suspected cases of tax evasion in 2012-13, down 16% - from 3,456 - on the previous 12 months and the lowest since 2007-8. HMRC defines tax evasion as "serious" ...
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4 shot at NC law firm, Wal-Mart; suspect caught
Las Vegas Sun
Police say a man with a shotgun wounded one person at a North Carolina law firm before crossing a busy street and entering a Wal-Mart, where he shot three more people before officers subdued him. Greenville Police Chief Hassan Aden says the suspect ...
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Greenville Police Name Shooting Suspect, Believe Suspect Intended To "Inflict ...
One person was shot in the parking lot of the Kellum Law Firm, and three others were shot in the parking lot of Walmart. All are expected to recover. Police say the shooter opened fire on police, and police then shot him on Hooker Road. A search of ...
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Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces Investigation of Keynote Systems, Inc.
The Herald | HeraldOnline.com
BENSALEM, Pa. — Law Offices of Howard G. Smith announces that it is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of Keynote Systems, Inc. ("Keynote" or the "Company") (NASDAQ GS:KEYN) related to the proposed acquisition of the ...
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Judge rejects cy-près award to law firm's client
Law Times
In Sorenson, he rejected the chosen charity because class counsel's law firm had previously worked for the organization on a pro bono basis. The class members had planned to donate the amount to the Canadian Foundation for Advancement of Investor ...
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ZIPPO recognised as well-known trademark
International Law Office
Zippo Manufacturing Company owns a registration for the trademark ZIPPO (pictured below) in China, covering lighters and related goods. However, the limited scope of the designated goods was seen by infringers as an opportunity to free-ride on Zippo's ...
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The Rosen Law Firm, PA Announces Class Action Settlement on Behalf of ...
Wall Street Journal (press release)
LOS ANGELES, June 24, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Rosen Law Firm, P.A. announces that the United States District Court Central District of California has approved the following announcement of a proposed class action settlement that would benefit ...
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MPs act on blue chip phone hacking: Legal and insurance firms 'behind 80%' of ...
Daily Mail
Among those said to have benefitted from such practices was law firm Mishcon de Reya, which employed a private detective agency that outsourced work to criminals. Other clients are thought to include a big telecoms firm, a celebrity broadcaster and a ...
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HWL Ebsworth Opening in Perth
The National Law Journal
Australian law firm HWL Ebsworth has announced plans to open in Perth through a merger with 26-lawyer Downings Legal. The combination becomes effective July 1. All six Downings partners -- managing partner Mitch Artus, Joyce Chin, Lynnette Goh, ...
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Asia's Low Legal Stakes
The American Lawyer
The relatively low fees paid for legal work in Asia has been a source of near-constant grumbling by law firm partners over the years. The belief—or hope—has been that over time, Asian clients would become more sophisticated and learn to value the ...
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Law firms in these cities had the biggest lawyer gains
ABA Journal
The Careerist listed the top five, taking the statistics from a National Law Journal survey of the nation's 350 largest law firms in the top 25 legal markets. The top five are: • Denver, with a 7.5 percent increase in lawyer headcount. Contributing to ...
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Conyers closes in Moscow as practice head moves to London
Legal Week
The base sealed an alliance with Cypriot law firm Antis Triantafyllides & Sons the following year. Conyers co-chair David Lamb confirmed that the decision to close the office was several months in the making, and related to declining Cyprus-related ...
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Following Trend, Two Fla. Firms Merge
The National Law Journal
Extending a merger trend sweeping the legal industry, 31-lawyer Siegfried, Rivera, Lerner, De La Torre & Sobel in Coral Gables, Fla., and 10-lawyer Hyman & Mars in Miami will combine July 1 to create a new firm. Siegfried, Rivera, Hyman, Lerner, De La ...
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Top California Law Firm Reports Significant, Measurable Time-Savings with ...
DigitalJournal.com (press release)
In a case study released today, Los Angeles-based law firm Loeb & Loeb LLP reports that Litera's Change-Pro® products speed their IT system upgrades by months, save more than 35 hours per week for lawyers and staff, and consistently deliver precision ...
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New solicitor for Driffield practice
Driffield Today
Ms Blagg was educated at the University of Hull and the College of Law York. She has had a number of years experience working in the area of industrial disease at another law firm. Bill Waddington, a director at Williamsons, said: "The growth in our ...
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Amarchand & Mangaldas ropes in Ajit Warrier as partner
VC Circle
Law firm Amarchand & Mangaldas & Suresh A Shroff & Co has roped in Ajit Warrier as partner in the litigation practice of its New Delhi office. Prior to joining Amarchand & Mangaldas, Warrier was a litigation partner at Luthra & Luthra in the dispute ...
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As economy recovers, market continues to keep firm busy
When attorney Xenophon Peters opened his law firm with partner Judah Zakalik five years ago, the pair figured they'd have to shift the focus of their practice within a couple of years. Peters and Associates helps clients deal with bankruptcy, debt ...
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Mid-tier market about to shrink
The Lawyer
Law firm consultant Alan Hodgart says there are three ways firms can respond to the changes: "Do nothing, change and compete somewhere else, or say 'let's get better at what we're doing'." The first of these is not an option. He warns: "Those firms who ...
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Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP is Investigating Erickson Air-Crane, Inc. on Behalf of ...
Sacramento Bee
NEW YORK, June 24, 2013 -- /PRNewswire/ -- Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP, a national law firm concentrating on investor rights, consumer rights and the enforcement of federal antitrust laws, is investigating potential claims against the Board of Directors of ...
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Women in Business 2013: Wendy Whitson, Anderson, Zeigler, Disharoon ...
North Bay Business Journal
Tell us about yourself and your company: The Anderson Zeigler firm traces its Sonoma County roots back over 100 years. We pride ourselves in being a true "full service" law firm and, with the exception of family and criminal law, we can fill virtually ...
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Gulf Oil Spill Lawyer Resigns Following Allegations
The LA Times reports that a lawyer working for the administrator responsible for reviewing claims relating to the disastrous Gulf of Mexico oil spill has resigned after claims arose that he had colected money from settlements handled by a law firm to ...
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Senior advisor leaving PM's office, moving to Wellington law firm
Scoop.co.nz (press release)
John Harbord will join the Wellington-based law firm Franks & Ogilvie as a consultant next month. John brings with him the intense experience of work at the heart of government. John is currently senior advisor in the Office of the Prime Minister. From ...
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Promotions galore at growing law firm Keoghs
The Business Desk (registration)
NORTH West law firm Keoghs, which specialises in claims-related legal services to the insurance sector, has unveiled a raft new appointments across its offices.The Bolton, Manchester and Coventry firm, which is backed by private equity investor LDC ...
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New Associate Joins the Law Firm of Rogers Joseph O'Do
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WASHINGTON, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Rogers Joseph O'Donnell has added a new government contracts associate attorney to its Washington, D.C. offi.
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Knowledge Management in Law Firm Libraries – Slaw
By Susannah Tredwell
There are a number of articles about how libraries can be part of law firm-wide Knowledge Management projects and initiatives. Ted Tjaden has written a particularly good article on the subject.
"AvoidAClaim" Blog | In the practicePRO Lending Library: Passing ...
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For law firms, succession is a fact of life: founding partners retire, rainmakers depart, and in the meantime, client relationships must be preserved. Passing the Torch without Getting Burned: A Guide to Law Firm Retirement and Succession ...
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Fox Rothschild Merges With Lottner Rubin Fishman Saul | Law ...
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Intellectual property law firm Fox Rothschild announced it will merge with Denver firm Lottner Rubin Fishman Saul on July 1. The Lottner team, which includes 10 partners, five associates and one counsel, will significantly expand Fox ...
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Four Shot at Greenville, N.C. Law Firm, Wal-Mart; Suspect Caught
Greenville Police Chief Hassan Aden said the suspect was shot by officers at the entrance of the store.

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