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Head of Fried Frank's Environmental Unit Dies at 64 - Richard Schwartz, an attorney at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson known for his work in environmental law and his dedication to sustainability and local food, died Feb. 21 from complications from cancer.
Richard Schwartz, an attorney at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson known for his work in environmental law and his dedication to sustainability and lo...
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A New Home for the Urban Justice Center - U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Urban Justice Center executive director Doug Lasdon and U.S. Treasury Department general counsel Christopher Meade attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new offices of the Urban Justice Center Monday.
U.S. Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), Urban Justice Center executive director Doug Lasdon and U.S. Treasury Department general counsel Christopher Meade attended a...
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City and State Bar Support Spending Increase for Judiciary - Six years of nearly flat budgets have created personnel shortages that persistently slow or stall proceedings in state courts, the New York City Bar Association argued in analyzing the judiciary's pending budget request.
Six years of nearly flat budgets have created personnel shortages that persistently slow or stall proceedings in state courts, the New York City Bar Associat...
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FEMA Admissions Push Parties to Settle Sandy Cases - The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency's flood insurance program, Brad Kieserman, admitted on "60 Minutes" Sunday that he has seen evidence of fraudulent reports relating to homes damaged by Hurricane Sandy.
The head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency's flood insurance program, Brad Kieserman, admitted on '60 Minutes' Sunday that he has seen evidence of f...
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Attica Officers Plead Guilty in 2011 Inmate Beating - Three Attica prison guards charged with beating a jewelry thief until bones in his face and legs broke in 2011 pleaded guilty Monday in an agreement that will spare them jail time.
Three Attica prison guards charged with beating a jewelry thief until bones in his face and legs broke in 2011 pleaded guilty Monday in an agreement that wil...
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Return to the Bear Stearns' D&O Insurance Dispute - In their Corporate Insurance Law column, Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes write that a lawsuit in which Bear Stearns sought indemnification from its insurers after settlements with the SEC, the New York Stock Exchange and private plaintiffs in related suits has already yielded five motion rulings in just over four years regarding disgorgement; public policy; and final adjudication requirements.
In their Corporate Insurance Law column, Howard B. Epstein and Theodore A. Keyes write that a lawsuit in which Bear Stearns sought indemnification from its i...
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Justices Question Independence of Electoral Map Creators - The U.S. Supreme Court is casting a skeptical eye on voter-approved commissions that draw a state's congressional district boundaries.
The U.S. Supreme Court is casting a skeptical eye on voter-approved commissions that draw a state's congressional district boundaries.
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Monroe Freedman, Former Hofstra Law Dean, Dies at 86 - Monroe Freedman, a law professor and former dean at the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University considered by many to be the father of modern legal ethics as an academic discipline, died Feb. 26. He was 86.
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Housing Court Rulings Clash Over Building Shaftway Issue - Two Manhattan Housing Court judges have reached opposite conclusions regarding the same issue in the same eight-unit Upper West Side apartment building.
Two Manhattan Housing Court judges have reached opposite conclusions regarding the same issue in the same eight-unit Upper West Side apartment building.
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On the Move - Nixon Peabody and Thompson & Knight announce promotions, while five other firms announce new additions.
Nixon Peabody and Thompson & Knight announce promotions, while five other firms announce new additions.
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Cases Address Use of ESI and Ethics Issues With the Cloud - Mark A. Berman, a partner at Ganfer & Shore, writes: Recent decisions address the production of metadata, the detail required in an ESI privilege log, the use of emails on a motion to dismiss, the implication of changing a person's ESI password, and precautions used to safeguard confidential client information.
Mark A. Berman, a partner at Ganfer & Shore, writes: Recent decisions address the production of metadata, the detail required in an ESI privilege log, the us...
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White-Collar Enforcement Under Attorney General Eric Holder - In their White-Collar Crime column, Elkan Abramowitz and Jonathan Sack give their impressions of how the DOJ responded to the financial crisis, including some seeming innocuous choices that may have affected the nature and extent of its response; highlight key initiatives of the department beyond the financial crisis; and discuss what may be the priorities of the department going forward.
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