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Day Pitney’s Washington Office Represents International Spy Museum Pro Bono

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Day Pitney LLP has announced that it has entered into an agreement to serve as pro bono outside general counsel for the International Spy Museum.

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Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Scarlett Singleton Nokes Joins Bradley’s Nashville Office

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A member of Bradley’s Government Enforcement and Investigations Practice Group, Scarlett Singleton Nokes previously served as a federal prosecutor in Nashville; Birmingham, Ala.; and Savannah, Ga.

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Public Finance Attorney Chuck Katz Joins Barnes & Thornburg

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Barnes & Thornburg LLP has added Chuck Katz, a public finance attorney, to its Chicago office as a partner in the Government Services and Finance Department.

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Perkins Coie Adds NY Governor’s Office Special Counsel Adam H. Schuman

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Perkins Coie announced that Adam H. Schuman has joined the firm’s White Collar & Investigations practice group as a partner in the New York office.

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What is Legal Entity Management? Beyond Corporate Secretary Functions

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Berkman Solutions has posted a new quick guide for corporate counsel and business lawyers on Legal Entity Management. This article explains how to use legal entity management and corporate secretary functions to deliver more value for the organization.

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Former HHS, Office of Inspector General Senior Counsel Joins Berkeley Research Group

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Berkeley Research Group announced that Kristen Schwendinger has joined the Health Analytics practice in the firm’s Washington, DC, office and will focus on Corporate Compliance and Risk Management.

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Trust and Estates Attorney Natalie Perry Joins Barnes & Thornburg’s Chicago Office

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Barnes & Thornburg LLP has added Natalie Perry to its Chicago office as a partner in the Corporate Department. Perry focuses her practice on estate, gift and income tax planning, and business succession planning.

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General Counsel – Contract Process or Risk Management?

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Berkman Solutions offers some advice on how general counsel can balance demands for quick turn around of contracts with effective legal risk management.

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Dealmakers Increasingly Optimistic About M&A Market and U.S. Economy in Dykema Survey

Dealmakers Increasingly Optimistic About M&A Market and U.S. Economy in Dykema Survey

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Respondents to Dykema’s 13th Annual M&A Outlook Survey expressed an overall bullish viewpoint of the economy and U.S. M&A market, bringing a new level of optimism, not seen in several years.

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Recent ITAR Case Sends Important Message For Small/Midsized Government Contractors

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A recent State Department ITAR enforcement case involving a supplier of military spare parts sends a valuable message to small and mid-sized government contractors of every type, writes Thomas B. McVey of Williams Mullen.

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IADC Explores Privacy and Data Protection Issues in Defense Counsel Journal

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The International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) has dedicated the October 2017 edition of its Defense Counsel Journal (DCJ) to the exploration of privacy issues.

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Farrell Fritz Receives Tier 1 Ranking in 2018 U.S. News – Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firms”

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For the sixth consecutive year, Farrell Fritz has received a Tier 1 Ranking by Best Lawyers. The firm will be listed in the 2018 edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers’ “Best Law Firms.”

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Michael Krauss Joins DLA Piper’s Litigation Practice in Minneapolis

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Krauss, a former assistant U.S. attorney in New York, advises trustees, creditors and lenders on complex financial disputes.

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Akerman Once Again Distinguished by Chambers Latin America

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Akerman LLP, a top 100 U.S. law firm, has been recognized by Chambers as being among the world’s leading law firms in Latin America, with lawyers handling complex disputes and transactions throughout the region.

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Farrell Fritz Welcomes Jay Sawczak, Construction Law Associate

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Jay Sawczak has joined Farrell Fritz’ commercial litigation practice group as an associate. He concentrates his practice in construction law.

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VMware Licensing: Common Questions about Licensing Rules and Restrictions, Part II

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Keli Johnson Swan of Scott & Scott LLP provides and discusses a list that includes several common questions and concerns related to licensing VMware.

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Billing Guideline Enforcement Vital, Says Thomson Reuters Legal Tracker LDO Index

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The Thomson Reuters Legal Tracker LDO Index is a new semiannual report based on anonymized data from over 1,100 legal departments. In addition, the report separately surveyed 155 legal departments on their use of cost controls.

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Environmental Attorney Dorothy Watson Returns to Foley in Orlando

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Foley & Lardner LLP announced that Dorothy Watson has rejoined the firm’s Environmental Regulation practice as of counsel in the Orlando office.

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Sidley to Add Energy Capital Markets, M&A Team in Houston, Washington, D.C.

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Sidley Austin LLP announced that it will add a team of five partners to its Capital Markets and M&A practices, four in the Houston office and the other dividing his time between Houston and Washington, D.C.

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U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform Names IADC as 2017 Outstanding Alliance Award Winner

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The International Association of Defense Counsel (IADC) was recognized by the Institute for Legal Reform for the IADC’s work on legal reform issues.

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