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  1. Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. Commences Voluntary Chapter 11...Read the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    The plan, which has received support from more than 80% of first-lien noteholders, is intended to significantly reduce long-term debt and annual interest payments, while providing for significant recoveries for creditors and ensuring no interruption of operations across the company's network of properties. To implement the balance sheet deleveraging, CEOC and certain of its U.S. subsidiaries have voluntarily filed for reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in .

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  2. Citigroup Inc v. Abu Dhabi Investment AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | FindLaw

    Before WESLEY, HALL, and LYNCH, Circuit Judges. Leslie Gordon Fagen , Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, New York, NY, for Plaintiff-Appellant Citigroup, Inc. Sanford I. Weisburst , Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, LLP, New York, NY, for Defendant-Appellee Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.

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  3. NYPD Close To Changing How It Polices Public Housing BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Switched

    New York City's police department has agreed to reform its stop-and-frisk practices in public housing projects as part of a proposed settlement in a federal class action lawsuit, the latest step in altering a broad policing strategy that critics assailed as unconstitutional. The preliminary settlement, which requires approval from U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin in Manhattan, would mandate changes to police regulations and training materials that govern patrols in public housing, among other reforms.

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  4. NYC police to reform public housing stop-and-frisk in settlementRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | Reuters

    New York City's police department has agreed to reform its stop-and-frisk practices in public housing projects as part of a proposed settlement in a federal class action lawsuit, the latest step in altering a broad policing strategy that critics assailed as unconstitutional. The preliminary settlement, which requires approval from U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin in Manhattan, would mandate changes to police regulations and training materials that govern patrols in public housing, among other reforms.

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  5. NYC police to reform public housing stop-and-frisk...Read the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    New York City's police department has agreed to reform its stop-and-frisk practices in public housing projects as part of a proposed settlement in a federal class action lawsuit, the latest step in altering a broad policing strategy that critics assailed as unconstitutional. The preliminary settlement, which requires approval from U.S. District Judge Shira Scheindlin in Manhattan, would mandate changes to police regulations and training materials that govern patrols in public housing, among other reforms.

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  6. Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. KarpRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | Law.com

    In their Second Circuit Review, Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. Karp discuss a decision that makes clear that the presence of illegal firearms in a high-crime area does not, on its own, justify a warrantless search of people and property protected by the Fourth Amendment. Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. Karp are members of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison.

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  7. Paul Weiss Media Pro Heads to Vice Media, Plus More Lateral MovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | American Lawyer

    James Schwab, head of the media and entertainment practice at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, is poised to become president at Vice Media; a former Bingham McCutchen partner heads to the federal bench; Vorys Sater adds nine litigators in Houston; and other notable hires from throughout The Am Law 200.

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  8. in Re: National Football League Players Concussion Injury Litigation. ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | FindLaw

    IN RE: NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE PLAYERS CONCUSSION INJURY LITIGATION. Objecting Class Members: Sean Morey; Alan Faneca; Ben Hamilton; Robert Royal; Roderick Cartwright; Jeff Rohrer; Sean Considine, Petitioners.

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  9. Janes Et Al v. Triborough Bridge and Tunnel AuthorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | FindLaw

    Riva JANES, individually, Bruce Schwartz, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated, ET AL., Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. TRIBOROUGH BRIDGE AND TUNNEL AUTHORITY, et al., Defendants-Appellees.

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  10. United States v. Castro CaicedoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | FindLaw

    Before LYNCH, Chief Judge, SELYA and BARRON, Circuit Judges. Chauncey B. Wood, with whom Wood & Nathanson, LLP was on brief, for appellant.

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  11. Caesars Bankruptcy Restructuring Involves Five Top 100 FirmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | JD Journal

    On Monday, Caesars Entertainment Corporation announced that it is going to purchase its affiliate, Caesars Acquisition Company , according to law.com. The move is being done in an effort to restructure a subsidiary that is facing Chapter 11 bankruptcy in the coming month.

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  12. The deal will aid the casino owner as its operating company restructures $18.6 billion in debt.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | TheStreet.com

    Shares of the Las Vegas-based casino operator were climbing 15% to $15.55. In a statement, Caesars said the merger will support the restructuring of the gaming giant's operating unit, Caesars Entertainment Operating Co.

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  13. FedEx just bought one of the largest logistics providers in North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Business Journal

    FedEx Corp. has agreed to acquire GENCO, one of the largest third-party logistics providers in North America, in a move that will expand its retail and e-commerce service. Memphis-based FedEx on Tuesday announced the signing of the acquisition agreement with GENCO, which has annual revenue of $1.6 billion and more than 11,000 employees in more than 130 locations.

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  14. FedEx to Expand Global Portfolio of Solutions with Acquisition of GENCORead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Business Wire

    With a comprehensive portfolio of supply chain services, GENCO's expertise will expand existing FedEx service offerings in the evolving retail and e-commerce markets. Processing more than 600 million returned items annually from many of the world's leading brands, GENCO is considered a pioneer and market leader in reverse logistics, providing triage, test and repair, remarketing and product liquidation solutions.

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  15. United States v. NewmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | FindLaw

    UNITED STATES of America, Appellee, v. Todd NEWMAN, Anthony Chiasson, Defendants-Appellants, Jon Horvath, Danny Kuo, Hyung G. Lim, Michael Steinberg, Defendants.

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  16. Freeing Executives, 2nd Circuit Loosens Inside-Trading LawsRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Courthouse News Service

    The 2nd Circuit freed two hedge-fund managers of insider-trading convictions today, in a decision that could require the Supreme Court to determine prosecutorial burden of proof in future securities-fraud cases. Anthony Chiasson, who co-founded the hedge fund Level Global Investors, and Todd Newman, an ex-portfolio manager of Diamondback Capital Management, were convicted two years ago of committing securities fraud.

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  17. CareCore, MedSolutions complete merger agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Medical News

    CareCore National, LLC and MedSolutions, Inc. , two leading providers of Specialty Benefits Management services to managed care organizations and risk-bearing provider organizations, today announced the completion of a merger that will help advance the companies' collective commitment to containing healthcare costs and achieving quality medical outcomes. The merger allows the two complementary businesses to jointly develop a broader range of innovative and efficient solutions, in addition to those that each company already manages.

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  18. New York Life buys IndexIQ to expand liquid alts offering, add hedge fund ETFsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | InvestmentNews

    Deal adds $1.5 billion in AUM to N.Y. Life, including $950 million in multi-strategy exchange-traded fund New York Life Insurance Co. agreed to buy asset manager IndexIQ, pushing into exchange-traded funds and adding offerings for retail investors who want to copy hedge-fund approaches.

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  19. H. Christopher Boehning and Daniel J. ToalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | Law.com

    In their Federal E-Discovery column, H. Christopher Boehning and Daniel J. Toal discuss a rare written decision limiting discovery under the proportionality rule set forth in Fed. R. Civ.

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  20. Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. KarpRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 | Law.com

    In their Second Circuit Review column, Martin Flumenbaum and Brad S. Karp discuss 'Floyd v. City of New York', in which the circuit affirmed a district court order denying a motion by a group of police unions to intervene in New York City's "stop-and-frisk" settlement.

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