Legal Roundup

GREENBERG & TRAURIG: Greenberg Traurig Las Vegas Welcomes Clients and Friends to New Downtown Summerlin Office

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | Nov 28, 2018

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP’s Las Vegas office attorneys and business staff welcomed clients and colleagues to an open house reception at their new location in Downtown Summerlin on Nov. 16.

EPSTEIN BECKER & GREEN: Epstein Becker Green Announces 2019 Promotions

By Epstein Becker & Green, P.C. | Nov 28, 2018

Epstein Becker Green (EBG) is pleased to announce that six attorneys have been promoted to Members of the Firm, effective January 1, 2019.

FOX ROTHSCHILD: Diane Geller Named to ‘Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing’ List

By Fox Rothschild LLP | Nov 28, 2018

Fox Rothschild LLP congratulates Diane J. Geller, named to the Staffing Industry Analysts 2018 “Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing” list, which recognizes the most impactful female leaders in the staffing industry.

DLA PIPER: Christine Walchuk joins DLA Piper's Corporate practice in Northern Virginia

By DLA Piper | Nov 28, 2018

DLA Piper announced that Christine Walchuk has joined the firm's Corporate practice as a partner in Northern Virginia.

BARNES & THORNBURG LLP: Barnes & Thornburg adds Bradley Walz in Minneapolis

By Barnes & Thornburg LLP | Nov 28, 2018

Barnes & Thornburg has added Bradley J. Walz as a partner in the Corporate Department in Minneapolis, where he helps companies on a broad range of business and transactional issues.

GREENBERG & TRAURIG: 18 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Listed in 2019 Washington, D.C., Northern Virginia Super Lawyers

By Greenberg Traurig LLP | Nov 28, 2018

Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has 14 attorneys from its Washington, D.C. and Northern Virginia offices named to the 2019 Super Lawyers list, an independent rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas.

SAUL EWING ARNSTEIN & LEHR: Four Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr Attorneys Named to the 2018 Massachusetts Super Lawyers list

By Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr | Nov 20, 2018

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP, a full service law firm with more than 400 lawyers in 15 offices, announced that four attorneys from the Firm’s Boston office have been named to the Super Lawyers list for 2018; and two attorneys have been named to the Rising Stars list for 2018.

U.S. FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION: MoneyGram Agrees to Pay $125 Million to Settle Allegations that the Company Violated the FTC’s 2009 Order and Breached a 2012 DOJ Deferred Prosecution Agreement

By U.S. Federal Trade Commission | Nov 20, 2018

MoneyGram International, Inc. has agreed to pay $125 million to settle allegations that the company failed to take steps required under a 2009 Federal Trade Commission order to crack down on fraudulent money transfers that cost U.S. consumers millions of dollars.

U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION: Citibank to Pay More Than $38 Million for Improper Handling of ADRs

By U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission | Nov 20, 2018

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced that Citibank N.A. has agreed to pay $38.7 million to settle charges of improper handling of “pre-released” American Depositary Receipts (ADRs).

LAZER APTHEKER ROSELLA & YEDID PC: Six Firm Attorneys Named to 2018 “Super Lawyers” Lists

By Lazer Aptheker Rosella & Yedid, PC | Nov 20, 2018

Six attorneys from the Firm have been re-selected to the “Super Lawyers” or “Rising Stars” lists in the 2018 Super Lawyers, New York Metro Edition.

NELSON MULLINS: Financial Regulatory Attorney Evan Thorn Joins Nelson Mullins in Raleigh

By Nelson Mullins | Nov 20, 2018

Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP announced that Evan R. Thorn has joined the firm’s Corporate and Financial Regulatory team as of counsel in Raleigh.

CLARK HILL PLC: Clark Hill Strasburger Announces Addition of Andrew F. Newman

By Clark Hill PLC | Nov 20, 2018

Clark Hill Strasburger today announced that former Akin Gump Senior Counsel Andrew F. Newman has joined the firm as a member of its Litigation Practice in Dallas.

BARNES & THORNBURG LLP: Barnes & Thornburg Partner Keith Brodie elected fellow of College of Labor and employment lawyers

By Barnes & Thornburg LLP | Nov 20, 2018

The College of Labor and Employment Lawyers has elected Barnes & Thornburg partner Keith J. Brodie as a Fellow for his accomplishments as a management side traditional labor lawyer

BRYAN CAVE: Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner Elects 23 New Partners

By Bryan Cave | Nov 20, 2018

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.

ECKERT SEAMANS: Eckert Seamans welcomes Rosa Trembour to Washington office and Litigation Division

By Eckert Seamans | Nov 20, 2018

Eckert Seamans is pleased to welcome associate Rosa S. Trembour to the firm’s Washington, D.C., office and Litigation Division.

MASSACHUSETTS ATTORNEY GENERAL'S OFFICE: AmerisourceBergen to Pay More than $490,000 to MassHealth over Allegations of Distributing Contaminated Drugs

By Massachusetts Attorney General's Office | Nov 16, 2018

One of the largest drug wholesalers in the country will pay the state’s Medicaid program (MassHealth) more than $490,000 to resolve allegations that the company sold misbranded and adulterated drugs in Massachusetts, Attorney General Maura Healey announced.

IOWA ATTORNEY GENERAL: Dairy pays $100,000 penalty for air-quality violations

By Iowa Attorney General | Nov 16, 2018

A Northeast Iowa cheesemaker has paid a $100,000 penalty and agreed to install $1.4 million in pollution-control measures after violating air quality limits for 12 years.

ARMSTRONG TEASDALE: Law Week Colorado Recognizes Armstrong Teasdale’s Martin Estevao Among “Up and Coming Lawyers”

By Armstrong Teasdale | Nov 16, 2018

Armstrong Teasdale, a law firm with offices across the United States, proudly announces that Associate Martin Estevao has been named to Law Week Colorado’s Up and Coming class of 2018.

THE S.E. FARRIS LAW FIRM: The S.E. Farris Law Firm Named Among Fastest Growing Firms in U.S.

By The S.E. Farris Law Firm | Nov 16, 2018

The Law Firm 500 Award committee announced the list of 2018 Honorees for the third annual Law First 500 list.

LEWIS BRISBOIS: Lewis Brisbois opens Reno/Tahoe, Nevada Office

By Lewis Brisbois | Nov 16, 2018

Lewis Brisbois is pleased to announce the expansion of its presence in Nevada by joining forces with former law firm GeorgesonAngaran.

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