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49 min ago | ABA Journal

Federal judge says mom sued too late accusing Chicago officials of cover-up in son's death

It wasn't until a report was issued earlier this year by a top Chicago law firm at the conclusion of an unusual court-driven investigation that Nanci Koschman decided to sue city police and Cook County prosecutors over the way her son's death investigation was handled.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Winston and Strawn

1 hr ago | Hispanic Business

Athlone Investments Closes Acquisition of African Telecom and Data Centre Provider

In connection with the Transaction, two new members have joined the Board of Directors, being as Executive Chair and Ross Macdonald as the incoming CEO.


Related Topix: The Data Company

1 hr ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

Aloha Stadium Authority continues study

A study commissioned by the state found that a new 30,000- to 40,000-seat stadium at the Aloha Stadium site could save $2.4 million to $3.2 million in annual operating expenses alone.


Related Topix: Foley and Lardner

6 hrs ago | The East Hampton Star

Airbnb Landlord Fined

John W. Templeman pleaded guilty Monday in East Hampton Town Justice Court to six charges stemming from allegedly rolling over a house he owns in Montauk for excessive short-term rentals.


Related Topix: AirBnB, East Hampton, NY, Montauk, NY, White and Case, Greenwich Village (New York, NY)

10 hrs ago | China Daily

EB-5 visa ceiling is short-term, expert says

The US may have run out of EB-5 investor visas for Chinese applicants for the first time ever, but experts say it should have little effect on those wanting to apply.


Related Topix: Greenberg Traurig, China, World News

11 hrs ago | ABA Journal

Which mid-level associates are the happiest?

An American Lawyer survey of mid-level associates found satisfaction levels are up slightly from last year, reaching the highest level in a decade.


Related Topix: O'Melveny & Myers, Gibson Dunn and Crutcher, University of Chicago

15 hrs ago | EKathimerini

Eurozone bond yields hold at record lows after Spain inflation

Spanish inflation came in at minus 0.5 percent, higher than expectations of minus 0.6 percent but lower than in July.


Related Topix: The Data Company, Financial Markets

Wed Aug 27, 2014

WFMZ-TV Allentown

Air Products executive leaving company

He was senior vice president and general manager of tonnage gases, equipment and energy as well as China president of Air Products.


Related Topix: Dechert

WSFA-TV Montgomery

SPLC helps low-income people with traffic violations avoid jail

The City of Montgomery reached a settlement with the Southern Poverty Law Center on Wednesday that should help keep some people out of jail.


Related Topix: Southern Poverty Law Center

Jeremy Wagstaff's LOOSE wire

In democracy and disaster, emerging world embraces 'open data'

From , a piece I wrote on the rise of open data in arguably more interesting, or at least directly impactful, circumstances.


Related Topix: Reuters, Southeast Asia, World News, Indonesia, The Data Company, Computers,

JD Supra

[Video] Winston & Strawn's Kessler Sees Change and Opportunity in College Athletics

Jeff Kessler, partner at Winston & Strawn, talks with Lee Pacchia and Steve Olenick about how he fashioned a career in the emerging field of sports law.


Related Topix: Winston and Strawn, Winston & Strawn

Electric Energy Online

Sensus Launches Data Analytics-Optimized iConA Generation 4 Electric...

Data from the meters enable greater operational efficiencies and improved outage management while design enhancements help protect against external elements Electric utilities and municipalities can better collect and analyze data that provides real-time actionable information with the new iConA' Generation 4 residential electric meters from ... (more)


Related Topix: The Data Company

Business Wire

Baron & Budd Files First Litigation in Levaquin, Avelox, and Cipro Cases

The most popular FQs, levofloxacin, moxifloxacin, and ciprofloxacin, are sold under the trade names, respectively, of LevaquinA , AveloxA , and CiproA .


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Levaquin, Levofloxacin (generic), Medicine, Cipro, Ciprofloxacin (generic), Avelox, Moxifloxacin (generic), Baron and Budd PC, Food and Drug Administration

Business World

Dollar sets 13-month high

The dollar hit a 13-month peak against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday, with the euro still struggling amid expectations of further policy easing from the European Central Bank.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Financial Services, European Central Bank, Banking, The Data Company

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Hispanic Business

Eight Greenberg Traurig New Jersey Attorneys Included in 2015 Edition of Best Lawyers in America

Only one lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area receives this recognition.


Related Topix: Greenberg Traurig

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The common stock cash divid... )--Daegis Inc. , a global archiving, eDiscovery, mobile application development and migration tools company, today announced financial results for its fis... )--Fitch Ratings has taken various conforming rating actions on enhanced municipal bonds and tender option bonds corresponding to actions taken on their ... (more)


Related Topix: Startups, Aruba Networks, Semiconductors, Analog Devices, Baron and Budd PC, August, CA

Sedalia Democrat

System reducing meth labs

While methamphetamine continues to be a problem in Pettis County and statewide, the National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators has applauded the latest results of the pseudoephedrine blocking system in Missouri.


Related Topix: Drugs, Missouri, The Data Company, Mexico, MO

Sheepshead Bites

Need Help With Build It Back? Local Pols Have You Covered

Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy came ashore, many of our neighbors are still struggling to rebuild.


Related Topix: Legal Aid Society

Daily Kos

House Republicans allocate $350,000 toward their lawsuit against President Obama

The House of Representatives has hired Baker & Hostetler, one of America's largest law firms, to the tune of $500 an hour, but a total not to exceed $350,000, to represent the lower chamber in its lawsuit against President Obama.


Related Topix: Baker and Hostetler, US News, Liberal Political News

Business Journal

Goodwin Procter transfers another top position - the law firm's COO - to New York

The fall will bring leadership changes at Goodwin Procter, including a new chief operating officer.


Related Topix: Goodwin Procter


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