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1 hr ago | ComputerWorld

Data#3 revenue rises to $833.5m

Data#3 has reported a revenue of $833.5 million for the financial year ended 30 June 2014, an 8.1 per cent increase on 2013's revenue of $771 million.


Related Topix: The Data Company, Outsourcing

5 hrs ago | West Australian

BES junior bondholders pick law firm over bank split

A dramatic restructuring plan agreed on Aug. 3 moved most of Banco Espirito Santo's business into the newly created Novo Banco, which was bolstered by 4.9 billion euros of capital from the country's bank resolution fund.


Related Topix: Shearman and Sterling, Brazil, World News

6 hrs ago | Daily Herald

U of I can expect presidential pay to rise

An employee of the firm helping the University of Illinois search for a new president says the school should expect to pay a salary in line with its status as a top university.


Related Topix: The Data Company

10 hrs ago | Business Journal

Comparison shopping for chest pain, costs vary at Memphis-area hospitals

If you're having chest pains, it's not likely that you'd take the time to compare the cost of treatments - because in a medical emergency, all the normal rules for shopping go out the window.


Related Topix: Medicare, Health, The Data Company, Medicaid

10 hrs ago | Business Journal

Michael Best's Paul Lucey joins creditor, debtor firm

Milwaukee attorney Paul Lucey , who has represented lenders and creditors in recent years as a partner at Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, has jumped to the other side of creditor-debtor disputes by joining a boutique Milwaukee law firm that specializes in creditors and debtors rights and counts the YMCA of Metropolitan Milwaukee among its clients.


Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Michael Best and Friedrich

13 hrs ago | Business Journal

Attorney John Hovel's legacy offers hope for others with cancer

John Hovel , a shareholder in the Milwaukee law firm of Kravit Hovel & Krawczyk SC, has died following a four-year battle with colon and liver cancer.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cancer, Health, Milwaukee, WI, University of Wisconsin Madison, Foley and Lardner, US News, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

15 hrs ago | West Australian

Analysis - Still awash with cash, world economies take turn for the worse

China's economy is slowing. The euro zone's is a flat line. Japan's sank in the second quarter.


Related Topix: The Data Company

15 hrs ago | JD Journal

Michael Caplan Becomes COO of Goodwin Procter

Summary: Michael Caplan becomes Chief Operating Officer of Goodwin Procter LLP with effect from August 18. He succeeds Arthur Greenberg, who is retiring.


Related Topix: Goodwin Procter, Insurance, Marsh and Mclennan Companies, Pop/Rock, The Association

16 hrs ago | Fox News

Foreign investors are even more involved in U.S. real estate than you might think.

In 2013, foreign direct investment in U.S. commercial real estate achieved record numbers and big headlines.


Related Topix: The Data Company, Real Estate, General Growth Properties, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Opinion, Business News

18 hrs ago | Reuters

Exclusive: Amid investor pressure, PetSmart says to explore sale

PetSmart Inc said on Tuesday it will explore a potential sale of the company, bowing to mounting pressure from several shareholders led by activist investor Jana Partners LLC. Reuters reported earlier on Tuesday that the pet supply retailer, which has a market capitalization of nearly $7 billion, has decided to review strategic alternatives and ... (more)


Related Topix: Retail, PETsMART, Pets, Wachtell Lipton Rosen and Katz

23 hrs ago |

The Record: Lawyers of the GWB

THE POLITICAL cost of the George Washington Bridge scandal may be incalculable, but the legal fees are not.


Related Topix: Gibson Dunn and Crutcher, Chris Christie, US Governors, Transportation, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Opinion

Tue Aug 19, 2014

McDermott Beats Back Drug Patent Challenge for Depomed

Depomed Inc. said a ruling Tuesday preserves its monopoly on the pain drug Gralise for a decade, allowing the small pharmaceutical company and its investors to breathe a huge sigh of relief.


Related Topix: DepoMed, Startups, Newark, NJ, McDermott Will and Emery

Al Bawaba

Smart Living City - Dubai 2014 to highlight role of 'Big Data'...

Home >> Business >> Construction & Real Estate >> Smart Living City - Dubai 2014 To Highlight Role Of 'big Data' On Integrated 'smart City' Development The role of advanced 'smart' concepts such as 'Big Data' and 'Cloud Computing' in the development of genuinely 'smart cities' will be extensively covered through discussions and exhibitions at the ... (more)


Related Topix: World News, United Arab Emirates, The Data Company, Cloud Computing, Science / Technology, Marketing

Contra Costa Times

West Contra Costa district receives $1.4 million in legal settlement

The West Contra Costa school board's former bond counsel will pay the district $1.4 million to settle a lawsuit.


Related Topix: Orrick Herrington and Sutcliffe

San Diego Source

The good and bad of defense legacy systems

"If you buy a brand new house, sometimes you move in your old furniture," said Dave Grundies, president of GET Engineering , at a recent defense roundtable at The Daily Transcript .


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC

CNet News

Symantec Moving All Norton Security into One Cloud Service

Symantec also will retire some of its stand-alone Norton legacy products, such as Norton Internet Security, Norton AntiVirus and Norton360.


Related Topix: Startups, Symantec, The Data Company

Alabama Live

New York inmate's wrongful death lawsuit targets Corizon, Alabama's inmate health care...

Photo from 'Cruel Confinement' report released this morning by the Southern Poverty Law Center and the Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program.


Related Topix: Alabama Government, Alabama, New York Government, New York, Southern Poverty Law Center

New York Post

Lingerie brand sues lawyer for $6M over flubbed bra patent

A white-shoe law firm botched the handling of a patent for a bust-enlarging bra insert, allowing competitors to market knockoffs, a new Manhattan lawsuit charges.


Related Topix: McDermott Will and Emery

New York Daily News

Silicone bra insert inventor sues former lawyer for flawed...

Debra MacKinnon's lawsuit says Victoria's Secret has been able to sell bra inserts, above, that copy her design.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Inventions, McDermott Will and Emery


Vantage Analytics Raises $1.1M To Make Analytics Data More Usable For Small Businesses

Co-founder and President Aran Hamilton told me that the company currently integrates with Shopify's e-commerce platform, aiming to help Shopify businesses understand and act on their data.


Related Topix: The Data Company, Small Business, Personal Finance, Internet, Science / Technology


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