Firm and Provider News

  • Tuesday, October 9, 2018
      McGuireWoods Consulting, a leading Washington government affairs shop affiliated with law firm McGuireWoods LLP, has prepared a detailed state-by-state crib sheet handicapping election contests in play (view it here) – including those for 36 governor and 30 attorney general positions, as well as control of 87 state legislative...
  • Thursday, October 4, 2018
    EisnerAmper announced that it will partner with CENTRL, a risk and compliance technology company, to enhance EisnerAmper’s Process, Risk and Technology Division’s Cyber Consulting and Assessment Practice.   EisnerAmper’s Process, Risk and Technology Solutions (PTRS) Group applies leading-edge best practices and current...
  • Thursday, September 27, 2018
    CVC Capital Partners (“CVC”) announced that funds managed by CVC will make a majority interest investment in UnitedLex, the pioneer of enterprise legal services for the world’s leading corporations, law firms, and universities. 
  • Monday, September 24, 2018
    Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP (Fragomen) and PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC UK), the UK member firm of the PwC network,* announced an agreement to enter into a strategic alliance to provide enhanced global mobility tax and immigration services to clients and their cross-border employees. While both organizations will maintain and grow their...
  • Friday, September 21, 2018
    EisnerAmper Risk Solutions, LLC, a subsidiary of EisnerAmper LLP, one of the largest accounting and business advisory firms in the U.S., announced that it has joined the Accounting Blockchain Coalition (ABC).  
  • Monday, September 17, 2018
    McGuireWoods represented Tiger Peak Capital, a New York-based private equity firm, in acquiring a majority stake in Voice Comm, a premier supply chain management company for mobile device accessories in North America. Tiger Peak led the investment in partnership with company management and Tiger Peak’s equity investors, including Rockwave Capital and...
  • Monday, August 27, 2018
    QDiscovery announced the launch of QPrivAlert, which provides case teams immediate access to and insight about the potentially privileged communications and documents within their dataset, as soon as the documents are published to a Relativity workspace. Privileged documents pose unique challenges to case teams during the eDiscovery process. They can...
  • Friday, August 17, 2018
    Burns & Levinson and Viridian Capital Advisors will co-host “The State of the Cannabis Industry Conference: Growth Opportunities for Professionals, Operators and Investors,” an invitation-onl
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  • Tuesday, July 31, 2018
    Akin Gump advised AT&T Inc. in its acquisition of Time Warner Inc., which closed on June 14, bringing together global media and entertainment leaders Warner Bros., HBO and Turner with AT&T’s leadership in technology and its video, mobile and broadband customer relationships. The deal is the largest corporate merger announced in 2016 and...
  • Monday, July 23, 2018
    FTI Consulting, Inc. announced that its Ringtail business has released version 9.5 of its award-winning e-discovery platform to its on-premises clients. The new version is available for immediate download.  
  • Thursday, July 12, 2018
    The Pro Bono Institute’s Law Firm Pro Bono Project has issued its Report on the 2017 Law Firm Pro Bono Challenge® data. One hundred twenty-nine participating firms reported in 2017, performing a total of 4,988,525 hours of pro bono work – a slight increase over 2016. That 4.99 million figure is the largest since the inception of the...
  • Friday, July 6, 2018
    Passport® 18.1​ provides corporate legal departments and law firms with greater visibility into budgeting and data privacy and security requirements.  
  • Friday, June 29, 2018
    Acritas’ inaugural Asia Pacific Alternative Legal Brand Index sees PwC Legal leading the way. In a ground-breaking piece of research, legal market experts Acritas has published an Index that shows the power of alternative legal service providers. This new Index has been established to identify the strongest non-law firm brands within this rapidly...
  • Friday, June 29, 2018
    A federal court in Montana has ruled in favor of McGuireWoods client Asarco LLC in a significant environmental case, ordering Atlantic Richfield Co. to pay Asarco $28 million toward the cleanup of a Montana Superfund site. McGuireWoods partner Gregory Evans is Asarco’s lead trial lawyer.
  • Friday, June 29, 2018
    Technology Concepts & Design, Inc. (TCDI) announced the grand opening of the C|M|LAW Tech Lab at Cleveland State University’s Cleveland-Marshall College of Law. The Tech Lab is an innovative partnership between TCDI and C|M|LAW that will introduce law students, alumni and lawyers to practical new technology and prepare them to succeed in the new...
  • Tuesday, June 26, 2018
    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced Northeast Dredging Equipment Company, LLC has completed the installation of two cleaner diesel engines on a floating crane as part of a legal settlement reached in April of 2017 for alleged violations  of the Marine Protection, Research, and Sanctuaries Act. As part of the settlement, Northeast...
  • Wednesday, June 13, 2018
    UnitedLex, the global enterprise legal services provider with over 2,700 employees in 26 countries, and LeClairRyan, an entrepreneurial Am Law 200 law firm with 25 offices nationwide, announced the launch of ULX Partners, a strategic business platform designed to empower a “constellation” of law firms with market-leading technology, new sources...
  • Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    Justify won the 2018 Belmont Stakes in New York over the weekend, becoming the 13th Triple Crown winner and the second undefeated horse to gain the title. 
  • Monday, June 11, 2018
    AST launches Issuer Central™, an enterprise solution with a component-based platform architecture that will bring together many of the core services corporate securities issuers require in one secure, centralized platform – an industry first. Issuer Central will transform the way corporate issuers understand their ownership by providing...
  • Monday, June 11, 2018
    AST announced the results of a survey designed to uncover corporate issuers’ needs, wants and concerns. Chief among the findings was that corporate issuers are embracing new technologies as never before and view them as the key to providing better service to their shareholders.
  • Wednesday, June 6, 2018
    A majority (90%) of U.S. law firms surveyed by Wolters Kluwer’s ELM Solutions say data privacy and security are among their highest priorities. However, less than half (47%) feel fully prepared to address the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements that went into effect on May 25.
  • Tuesday, May 29, 2018
    The Veterans Consortium (TVC) announced that Danica Gonzalves, Esq.
  • Tuesday, May 22, 2018
    Clifford Chance has advised Global Jet Capital, Inc., as servicer, and Business Jets Securities LLC, as issuer, on the issuance of $496,810,000 Class A Notes Series 2018-1, $74,150,000 Class B Notes Series 2018-1 and $37,070,000 Class C Notes Series 2018-1 rated A (sf), BBB (sf) and BB (sf), respectively, by Kroll Bond Rating Agency. The Notes are secured...
  • Tuesday, May 22, 2018
    Ategrity Specialty Insurance Company ("Ategrity Specialty") is the seventh insurance and reinsurance formation handled by the Firm's New York office under the leadership of Insurance and M&A partner Gary Boss. The New York team continues to play a leading role in structuring a new group of global competitors in the insurance and...