By a vote of the partnership, the international law firm Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has elected 23 new lawyers to partnership in the firm, effective Jan. 1, 2019.
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Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner has been awarded a 2018 Diversity Law Institute Law Firm Diversity Award. The award was presented to San Francisco Partner Meryl Macklin on behalf of the firm at the Litigation Counsel of America 2018 Fall Conference & Celebration of Fellows.
According to various reports, incidences of data breaches and their corresponding litigation are rising by 25 to 30 percent every year.
Class counsel in the long-running class action lawsuit, filed in 2006, seeks close to $21 million in fees, costs and expenses.
Judge Richard Lance Gabriel will replace Justice Gregory J. Hobbs Jr.
NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) - A federal appeals court has ruled that the plaintiffs' claims in a class action lawsuit against the Congregation of Christian Brothers were barred by the statute of limitations.
WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) -- Andrew Bradt sees multi-district litigation (MDL) as the wave of the future.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (Legal Newsline) -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has named former Missouri Supreme Court Judge Ann Covington to the University of Missouri Board of Curators.
Martin CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (Legal Newsline) - Former presidential hopeful and current Texas Gov. Rick Perry reportedly stumped for Missouri attorney general candidate Ed Martin over the weekend.
Theis SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (Legal Newsline) - Ford Motor Co. undertook no duty to warn luxury car owners that contents of their trunks could puncture their fuel tanks when Ford helped police prevent punctures in similar cars, the Illinois Supreme Court decided on Sept. 22.