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First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

BNP and Barclays misbehave

Another week, another couple of banks in the spotlight for misbehaving. BNP Paribas will pay a fine of $8.9bn, a banking record, for concealing billions in transactions with Sudan, Iran and Cuba. Meanwhile, a US regulator has accused Barclays of “fraud ... [Published Money Week - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Hobby Lobby's dangerous precedent

Chip Somodevilla/ Where does it end?Monday, the Supreme Court handed down big win for corporations in the Hobby Lobby case. The result is unprecedented — and the court’s reasoning threatens to dramatically expand the ability of religious businesspeople ... [Published New York Daily News - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jun 30 2014 - 1 reports

Church-State Scholars Represented by Lowenstein Sandler: Supreme Court Grants For-Profit Corporations A Religious Exemption From Affordable Care Act's Contraception Mandate

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The U.S. Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision, held that two family-owned, for-profit corporations are entitled to a religious exemption from the Affordable Care Act’s contraception mandate, which would otherwise require them ... [Published CNBC - Jun 30 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Supreme Court strikes down expanded abortion clinic buffer zone

It started out as a hotly contested case that revived the decades old pro-choice vs. pro-life argument, but on Thursday the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously struck down a Massachusetts law that banned protestors within 35 feet of entrances, exists and ... [Published Washington Times - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

WomenUp: Susan W. Murley of WilmerHale

Susan W. MurleyTitle: Co-managing partner, WilmerHaleAge: 54Education: Bachelor of Arts, Tufts University, 1981; J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 1986Residence: HamiltonTHE INFLUENCE FACTORDid you have mentors along the way? Mark Borden, the ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

New W.Va. circuit judge to be sworn in next month

We also have more stories about:(click the phrases to see a list)Subjects:Places:LEWISBURG, West Virginia — Greenbrier and Pocahontas counties will soon have a new circuit judge.Officials said Monday that attorney Robert E. Richardson will be sworn in ... [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

President nominates new US Attorney for Florida

. -President Barack Obama on Thursday nominated Arthur Lee Bentley III to be U.S. attorney for the Middle District of Florida, which stretches from Nassau and Duval counties southwest across the state to Lee County.Bentley has been the acting U.S. attorney ... [Published - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 16 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 2 reports

Supreme Court to hear case of Facebook ‘threats’

The Supreme Court on Monday said it would review the case of a man convicted of making threats, based on the ultra-violent rap lyrics and declarations he blasted forth on Facebook.What Anthony D. Elonis posted was undeniably graphic; gruesome, even. Parts ... [Published Centre Daily Times - Jun 16 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 12 2014 - 1 reports

Police town captain files suit naming local reporter and daily newspaper

By Anita Sherman© Culpeper Times Chris Settle attended the Eastern View convocation ceremony last Wednesday. He wasn't wearing his uniform as captain with the Culpeper Town Police Department. He was there representing the Mid-Town Lions Club and presented ... [Published Culpeper Times - Jun 12 2014]
First reported Jun 10 2014 - Updated Jun 10 2014 - 1 reports

Professional Profile: Sam Yedid, 2014

Sam Yedid, Lazer, Aptheker, Rosella & Yedid, P.C.Name: Sam YedidTitle: PartnerCompany: Lazer, Aptheker, Rosella & Yedid, P.C.Location: 225 Old Country Road, Melville, N.Y. 11747Birthplace: Trenton, N.J.Education: Yale University, B.A.; University of Virginia ... [Published New York Real Estate Journal - Jun 10 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 03 2014 - 1 reports

Carbon proposal could be 'most important environmental rule ever written'

The Obama administration's proposal to require power plants to reduce carbon emissions is "arguably the most important environmental rule ever written," says Michael Livermore, an associate law professor at the University of Virginia School of Law.The ... [Published Richmond Times Dispatch - Jun 02 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 2 reports

Former FBI Director Robert Mueller Joins WilmerHale

FBI’s Robert Mueller III, the longest-serving FBI director since Hoover, is joining Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr as a partner. Mueller had joined the FBI as its sixth Director one week prior to the 9/11 attacks and held his job under two ... [Published JD - Mar 25 2014]


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Christie's 'Sandy czar' resigning [Published First Coast News - Jul 09 2014]
Bos, Speier III Join Kirkland & Ellis’ Houston ... [Published Oil and Gas Investor - Jul 08 2014]
BNP and Barclays misbehave [Published Money Week - Jul 03 2014]
Jews Proud of Religious Freedom Act Despite Sup... [Published Forward - Jul 03 2014]
Kirkland & Ellis expands Houston office [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 02 2014]
Obituary: Kevin J. Walsh [Published New York Law Journal - Jul 01 2014]
“Magna Carta: Muse and Mentor” Exhibition [Published Noodls - Jul 01 2014]
How She Leads: Dimetria Jackson, Golden State F... [Published GreenBiz - Jul 01 2014]
Hobby Lobby's dangerous precedent [Published New York Daily News - Jul 01 2014]
South China Sea Dispute Reaches United Nations [Published Yale Global Online - Jun 30 2014]
Church-State Scholars Represented by Lowenstein... [Published CNBC - Jun 30 2014]
SEC Announces New Hires in the Office of Admini... [Published SEC US Press Releases - Jun 30 2014]
Supreme Court strikes down expanded abortion cl... [Published Washington Times - Jun 28 2014]
WomenUp: Susan W. Murley of WilmerHale [Published Business First of Buffalo - Jun 27 2014]
An Automotive Insider’s Tour Of The Tesla Fremo... [Published Clean Technica - Jun 25 2014]
New W.Va. circuit judge to be sworn in next month [Published Greenfield Daily Reporter - Jun 24 2014]
Old Foe a Monitor for Credit Suisse [Published Columbus - Jun 24 2014]
Conservative Justices Give the Government a Vic... [Published MSNBC Newsweek - Jun 23 2014]
Associations for June 23 [Published Times Dispatch - Jun 23 2014]
Business Talent Group CEO places experts in sho... [Published Los Angeles Times - Jun 21 2014]
President nominates new US Attorney for Florida [Published - Jun 20 2014]
UNESCO group votes to protect ancient Palestini... [Published Mondoweiss - Jun 20 2014]
Sixteen Judges Appointed in California [Published Courthouse News Service - Jun 20 2014]
Obama Nominates U.S. Attorneys in Tampa and Nas... [Published Main Justice - Jun 20 2014]
Brown Names 15 Judges, Eight of Them in Los Ang... [Published Metropolitan News-Enterprise - Jun 19 2014]
UNESCO to consider Palestinian village's fate [Published Electronic Intifada - Jun 19 2014]
Name droppers: UC Davis law grads appointed to ... [Published Davis Enterprise - Jun 19 2014]
US Supreme Court to hear Facebook threat case [Published Bucks County Courier Times - Jun 17 2014]
Attorney Kandice Kerwin Hull Elected Chair of P... [Published McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC - Jun 16 2014]
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Kirkland & Ellis expands Houston office [Published PE Hub Blog - Jul 02 2014]
Kirkland & Ellis has expanded its Houston office with the appointment of transactional lawyers William W. Bos and Anthony H. Speier III. Kirkland opened the Houston office in April with the hire of M&A partner Andy Calder. PRESS RELEASE Kirkland ...
UNESCO group votes to protect ancient Palestini... [Published Mondoweiss - Jun 20 2014]
Battir terraces, photograph by Daniella Cheslow We have just learned of a major victory for Palestine: the village of Battir south of Jerusalem, renowned for 2000-year-old terraced plots and ancient olive trees, has been named a World Heritage Site ...
Henderson Franklin Welcomes Mark Trank to Worke... [Published Press Releases - May 10 2014]
Fort Myers, FL, May 10, 2014 --( )-- The law firm of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., is pleased to announce that Attorney Mark Trank has joined the Workers’ Compensation practice area. He represents insurance carriers, third party ...
A Blow To Race-Based Admissions [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Apr 22 2014]
This morning the Supreme Court  issued  a 6-2 ruling ( pdf ) upholding a Michigan referendum banning affirmative action in college admissions, reversing a 6th Circuit decision: Justice Kennedy penned the plurality opinion for the court, joined by Justices ...
New Handbook is an Essential Guide for Scientis... [Published Press Releases - Apr 11 2014]
Woodbury, NY, April 11, 2014 --( )-- Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press is pleased to announce the publication of "Connecting with Companies: A Guide to Consulting Agreements for Biomedical Scientists" by Edward Klees, J.D. and H. Robert Horvitz, ...
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