Firm and Provider News

  • Tuesday, October 10, 2017
    RVM Enterprises, Inc. has acquired media restorations and forensics firm The Oliver Group. The Oliver Group enhances RVM's reach with its capabilities in media restoration, cataloging and preservation.
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    Mars, Incorporated and VCA Inc. today announced the successful completion of Mars' previously announced acquisition of VCA. On January 9, 2017, Mars and VCA announced that they had entered into an agreement for Mars to acquire VCA for $93 per share in a transaction valued at approximately $9.1 billion. VCA will operate as a distinct and separate...
  • Thursday, September 14, 2017
    Akin Gump advised Genesis Energy, LP on its pending $1.3 billion acquisition of the world’s largest natural soda ash producer and the related financings.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Burns & Levinson announced today that partner Paul Mastrocola, co-chair of the firm’s Business Litigation and Dispute Resolution group, has completed the MCLE program to become a certified civil mediator.
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Sills Cummis & Gross is pleased to announce the addition of Associates Corey Klein, Melody M. Lins and Valerie L. Weiss: – Mr. Klein joins the Firm’s Real Estate Department.  Mr. Klein focuses on land use, redevelopment, zoning and related litigation.  He received a J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law in 2012 and a B.A....
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    Database Summarizes Recent Precedential Intellectual Property Decisions from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    MCCA, the Minority Corporate Counsel Association, announced today the five finalists for the 2017 Employer of Choice Awards. The Employer of Choice Award is designed to spotlight industry leaders who have a commitment to and succeed at creating and building an inclusive corporate legal department that will make MCCA’s vision “to make the next...
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    McNees Wallace & Nurick will host its first Food & Beverage Seminar on September 14 at the Hollywood Casino in Grantville, Pa. from noon until 5 p.m. The seminar will focus on current trends in the food and beverage industry and will feature McNees attorneys covering issues in marketing, labor and employment and recalls, with a closing panel...
  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017
    FTI Consulting, Inc. (NYSE:FCN) today announced a partnership with Exterro Inc., the preferred provider of software specifically designed for in-house legal and IT teams at Global 2000 and AmLaw 200 organizations, that will provide users of the Exterro Orchestrated E-Discovery Suite with expert e-discovery consulting and services from the Technology segment...
  • Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    Partnership Extends FTI Consulting’s Client-Centric Approach to Meeting E-Discovery and Data Governance Challenges
  • Tuesday, August 15, 2017
    Visual, Interactive Analysis of Social Network and Communication Patterns Integrated into Document Review Platform 
  • Wednesday, August 2, 2017
    Digital Investigative and Information Security Solutions to Expand Portfolio
  • Thursday, July 27, 2017
    Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU) announced that Julie Gershman, vice president of global business ethics and integrity, is the company’s new corporate chief ethics officer.
  • Thursday, July 27, 2017
    Silicon Legal Strategy today announced that Natasha Arora has joined the firm as an associate in its San Francisco office.  Natasha has extensive experience advising early-stage and emerging technology companies throughout their lifecycles.  Before joining Silicon Legal, Natasha worked at the Palo Alto office of Lowenstein Sandler where she...
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Fish & Richardson announced today that Deanna Reichel has been elected a principal at the firm. She is based in Twin Cities, and is a member of the firm’s Litigation and Appellate Groups.
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    At its Annual Meeting in July, held at the Fairmont Le Chateau Frontenac in Québec City, Québec Canada, the International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) elected Andrew Kopon, Jr. as its President for the 2017-2018 term.
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Richard Deutsch has joined McGuireWoods as a partner in Houston, bringing nearly 14 years of experience representing clients in high-stakes international arbitrations, commercial litigation and government investigations.
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Christopher C. Loeber, a prominent litigator who represents Fortune 500 and other large corporate policyholders in a broad range of complex insurance disputes, has joined the Insurance Coverage practice as a partner in McCarter & English’s Newark office.
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    McGuireWoods London continues the strategic expansion of its corporate practice with the addition of partner Jeremy Davis, who enhances the firm’s already formidable global mergers and acquisitions capabilities.
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Highly regarded leveraged finance lawyer Lorraine Vaz is the latest partner to join McGuireWoods in London, positioning the firm as a leader in meeting a growing demand in the UK for U.S.-style leveraged financings. She comes to McGuireWoods from King & Wood Mallesons, where she was a partner.
  • Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    McNees Wallace & Nurick has appointed Adam L. Santucci chair of its Public Sector practice group. The McNees Public Sector practice group provides comprehensive solutions for solicitors and government officials who face unique legal issues as they operate within a heavily regulated and complicated legal landscape. In his role as chair, Santucci will...
  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    Leading international law firm Clifford Chance advised on the formation and US$250 million initial public offering and concurrent private placement of Safety, Income and Growth, Inc. ("SAFE"). Clifford Chance also advised on SAFE's pre-IPO financing with institutional investors and the arrangement of a US$300 million credit facility for the...
  • Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    In the first international project finance loan to close in Argentina in more than a decade, leading international law firm Clifford Chance advised Citigroup Global Markets, Credit Suisse Securities and Export Development Canada as lenders in the structuring of a project financing for two gas-fired power projects being developed by Argentina's state-run...
  • Tuesday, July 18, 2017
    Fish & Richardson announced today that the firm is participating in the Google Summer Associate Scholars Program, a diversity-based educational leadership program that is designed to help prepare law students and new associates for the many factors that affect a client’s business, beyond just day-to-day legal matters.
  • Monday, July 17, 2017
    Amy Vanni Brings Life Sciences, Healthcare Experience to Philadelphia Office; Wilfred Coronato, 1st Chair in Successful Fen-Phen Defense, Joins In Newark Two prominent products liability defense litigators – one from Reed Smith and one from Hughes Hubbard & Reed, and both with significant experience in health care matters – have joined...