Legal Roundup

THOMPSON COBURN: Thompson Coburn adds energy and natural resources policy advisors to growing Lobbying & Policy team

By Thompson Coburn LLP | Feb 4, 2019

Thompson Coburn is proud to announce that Kyle Simpson, Senior Advisor, and Jack Jacobson, Advisor, have joined the Lobbying & Policy practice in our Washington, D.C., office.

MORGAN LEWIS: Morgan Lewis Enhances Structured Transactions Practice with Partner Who Focuses on CLOs

By Morgan Lewis | Feb 4, 2019

Morgan Lewis has added Paul St. Lawrence, a lawyer who focuses on sophisticated structured finance transactions, with a particular emphasis on collateralized loan obligations, as a partner resident in Washington, DC. Paul, who arrives from Cleary Gottlieb, will be joined by three associates.

BLANK ROME: Blank Rome Welcomes New Consumer Finance Associate in Cincinnati

By Blank Rome PAC | Feb 4, 2019

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that William L. Purtell has joined the Firm’s Cincinnati office as an associate in the Consumer Finance Litigation group, which recently announced the elevation of Diana M. Eng to partner.

BLANK ROME: Blank Rome LLP Adds Labor & Employment and Commercial Litigation Partner in New York

By Blank & Rome LLP | Feb 4, 2019

Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Mara B. Levin has joined the Firm as Partner in the Labor & Employment and Commercial Litigationgroups in the New York office.

CLARK HILL: Clark Hill Attorneys Jason R. Canvasser, Ronald M. Stern and Paul S. Magy to Present at the International Council of Shopping Centers Michigan Continuing Education Program for Real Estate Professionals, February 14, 2019

By Clark Hill PLC | Feb 4, 2019

Attorneys Jason R. Canvasser, Ronald M. Stern and Paul S. Magy will present at the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) 2019 Michigan Continuing Education Program for Real Estate Professionals on February 14, 2019, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, MI.

HUSCH BLACKWELL LLP: John Cruciani Named Fellow by the American College of Bankruptcy

By Husch Blackwell LLP | Feb 4, 2019

The American College of Bankruptcy (ACB) has selected Husch Blackwell partner John Cruciani as a Fellow in its 30th class, which will be inducted into the ACB in March 2019.

BUTLER SNOW: Jim Letten Appointed to Jefferson Parish Quality Assurance Committee of the Inspector General’s Office

By Butler Snow | Feb 4, 2019

Butler Snow is pleased to announce Jim Letten of the firm’s White Collar, Compliance and Government Investigations subgroup has been appointed to the Quality Assurance Review Committee of the Jefferson Parish Inspector General’s Office.

PECKAR & ABRAMSON: Chairman Steven M. Charney Speaks at Cityage: New York

By Peckar and Abramson, A Professional Corporation | Feb 4, 2019

Peckar & Abramson, P.C. is pleased to announce that Firm Chairman, Steven M. Charney, spoke at CityAge: New York, where he discussed the development, launch and plans for the Syracuse University Infrastructure Institute. Mr. Charney serves as the Institute’s Founding Advisor, working closely with its Executive Director, Dr. Laura Steinberg.

PILLSBURY WINTHROP SHAW PITTMAN LLP: Partner Mona Dajani Re-Elected to ACORE Board of Directors

By Pillsbury Winthrop Shaww Pittman LLP | Feb 4, 2019

The American Council on Renewable Energy, or ACORE, has announced that Pillsbury’s Mona Dajani has been elected to a new three-year term on the organization’s board of directors.

FISH & RICHARDSON: Fish & Richardson Hires John Hinrichs as New Chief Information Officer

By Fish & Richardson | Feb 4, 2019

Fish & Richardson announced that John Hinrichs has joined the firm as Chief Information Officer.

FISH & RICHARDSON: Kerrijane John Named One Of KIND New York's Attorneys of the Year

By Fish & Richardson | Feb 4, 2019

Kerrijane John was named one of KIND New York’s Attorneys of the Year in December 2018.

WILSON ELSER: Sun Ah (Michelle) Park Named Chair of the Executive Committee for Cardozo BALLSA Alumni Group

By Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman and Dicker LLP | Feb 4, 2019

Sun Ah (Michelle) Park(Associate-White Plains) has been named chair for the Executive Committee for Cardozo School’s Executive Committee for Black, Asian, Latino Alumni Group (BALLSA) for a term ending in 2020.

MISSISSIPPI ATTORNEY GENERAL: Ag’s Office Receives Award for Supporting Employee Military Service

By Mississippi Attorney General | Feb 4, 2019

The Mississippi Employer Support of the Guard & Reserve (ESGR), an agency within the Department of Defense, recently awarded Attorney General Jim Hood and others at the Mississippi Attorney General’s Office with its Service Member Patriot Award for promoting a work culture that values the military service of employees.

SOUTH DAKOTA OFFICE OF THE ATTORNEY GENERAL: Gregg Gass Recommended by Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg to Board of Pardons and Paroles

By South Dakota Office of the Attorney General | Feb 4, 2019

Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg announced today the recommendation of Gregg Gass of De Smet, S.D. to the Board of Pardons and Paroles. Gass will fill the vacancy left by Anne Hajek, effective February 1, 2019.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION: Atlantic Capes Fisheries & BJ’s Service Co. to Pay $675,000 to Settle EEOC Sex Harassment and Retaliation Lawsuit

By U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission | Feb 4, 2019

Atlantic Capes Fisheries, Inc. (ACF), a New Jersey-based shellfish harvester and processor, and BJ's Service Co., Inc., a staffing agency located in New Bedford, Mass., will pay $675,000.

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION: R Wings R Wild / Buffalo Wild Wings Settles Sex Discrimination Suit With EEOC for $30,000

By U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission | Feb 4, 2019

R Wings R Wild, LLC, doing business as Buffalo Wild Wings, will pay $30,000 to three claimants who were denied jobs in Little Rock, Ark. and Del City, Okla..

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY COMMISSION: Maryland Insurance Administration to Pay $36,802 to Settle EEOC Equal Pay Act Suit

By U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission | Feb 4, 2019

The Maryland Insurance Administration, Maryland's agency charged with regulating the insurance industry, will pay $36,802 in monetary relief and furnish important equitable relief to settle a federal pay discrimination lawsuiT.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP: Diaz Elected Chair of Eastern Kentucky University Board of Regents

By Dinsmore & Shohl LLP | Jan 30, 2019

Covington partner Lewis Diaz has been elected chair of Eastern Kentucky University's Board of Regents.

ARMSTRONG TEASDALE: Armstrong Teasdale Opens New York City Office, Adds 16 Attorneys

By Armstrong Teasdale | Jan 29, 2019

Armstrong Teasdale, a law firm with offices across the United States, proudly announces the opening of its New York City office and the addition of 16 attorneys, including eight partners.

HUSCH BLACKWELL: Derek Taylor Elected to NAIOP Wisconsin Board of Directors

By Husch Blackwell LLP | Jan 29, 2019

Derek Taylor has been elected to a three-year term on the Board of NAIOP Wisconsin.

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