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Rotary International
Shelterbox delivers 1000 aid boxes in Myanmar with support of Rotary Clubs worldwide

Shelterbox delivers 1000 aid boxes in Myanmar with support of Rotary Clubs worldwide

EVANSTON, Ill. (May 16, 2008) – Almost two weeks after the devastating cyclone Nargis hit Myanmar, an aid flight with a load of 1,000... more

Andrews Kurth LLP

Andrews Kurth’s Howard Ayers Earns Glass Ceiling Award

HOUSTON – Andrews Kurth LLP Chairman Howard Ayers has been named one of the six inaugural recipients of the Glass Ceiling Award presented by the... more

McKool Smith
Veteran Patent Litigation Attorney William G. Todd Joins McKool Smith’s Expansion in New York

Veteran Patent Litigation Attorney William G. Todd Joins McKool Smith’s Expansion in New York

NEW YORK – McKool Smith, P.C., is expanding its New York office and the firm’s intellectual property practice with the addition of veteran New York... more

Johansson Projects
Vice Presidential candidate Matt Gonzalez exhibits art in Oakland, CA

Vice Presidential candidate Matt Gonzalez exhibits art in Oakland, CA

Independent Party Vice Presidential candidate Matt Gonzalez exhibits art work in Oakland, CA art gallery. "Crossing the Delaware" May 15 – July 5, 2008 Opening Reception... more

CemeterySpot.com
CemeterySpot.com Offers No Cost Memorials To Honor National Police Week

CemeterySpot.com Offers No Cost Memorials To Honor National Police Week

CemeterySpot.com is Proud to Acknowledge The Contributions Made by Police and Law Enforcement Officers Worldwide Who Made The Ultimate Sacrifice. To Accomplish This We Are... more

Dodgeboard.com
Dodgeboard.com announces recipient of Dodge City's annual

Dodgeboard.com announces recipient of Dodge City's annual "Citizen of the Year" award for 2008

Dodge City, Kansas, U.S.A - June 11, 2008 - Dodgeboard.com announces recipient of Dodge City's "Citizen of the Year" award. Officer Brian McGrew will receive... more

Alliance of Legal Document Assistant Professionals
District Attorney to Speak on Legal Document Assistant Registration, Compliance and Unfair Business Practices

District Attorney to Speak on Legal Document Assistant Registration, Compliance and Unfair Business Practices

SANTA ANA, CA—May 12, 2008: Orange County Deputy District Attorney Tracy Hughes will present “Rogue Document Preparers: Unfair Competition and LDA Compliance” on May 30... more

Strategic Vision, LLC

Celano Pledges No Political Action Committee If Elected

Vero Beach, FL/May 7, 2008 – Dr. Charles Celano, Republican candidate for State House District 80, announces that if elected he will not establish a... more

Heygood, Orr, Reyes, Pearson & Bartolomei
Dallas Attorney Angel Reyes Named to DART Board of Directors

Dallas Attorney Angel Reyes Named to DART Board of Directors

DALLAS – The Dallas City Council has appointed attorney Angel Reyes to the Dallas Area Rapid Transit Board of Directors. The DART Board is a 15-member... more

McCurley Orsinger McCurley Nelson & Downing, L.L.P.

McCurley Orsinger McCurley Nelson & Downing Adds Associate in Dallas Office

DALLAS – The nationally recognized Family Law firm of McCurley Orsinger McCurley Nelson & Downing, L.L.P., is pleased to announce that Monica Cruz has joined... more

rifkinandfoxisicoff.com

Immigration Law is Always Changing but An Immigration Law Firm in Miami Stay Ahead of the Curb

Having the right immigration lawyer is crucial, ensuring an honest, in-depth appraisal of any case. It’s also necessary to have a clear understanding of legal... more

UMMOA
Micronation legally invades U.S. and annexes 11 islands/atolls

Micronation legally invades U.S. and annexes 11 islands/atolls

The United States Minor Outlying Islands, a statistical designation defined by ISO 3166-1, consisted of eleven insular United States possessions. These islands were grouped together... more

TLW Solicitors

New Interactive Website Launched For Expanding North Law Firm

North East law firm TLW Solicitors has launched a new personal injury claims website. TLW Solicitors of North Shields launched the site to coincide with the... more

Lynn Tillotson Pinker & Cox, LLP

Jeff Tillotson Among Top Corporate Attorneys Profiled In D CEO Magazine's 'The Advocates'

DALLAS – Jeff Tillotson, name partner in the Dallas-based litigation boutique Lynn Tillotson Pinker & Cox, LLP, is featured in the May edition of D... more

McCurley Orsinger McCurley Nelson & Downing, L.L.P.

McCurley Orsinger’s Scott Downing Elected As Texas Bar Foundation Fellow

DALLAS – R. Scott Downing, name partner at the Family Law firm of McCurley Orsinger McCurley Nelson & Downing, L.L.P., has been elected to membership... more

Noah Sargent for Assembly
Jim David Headlines Stand Up Comedy Fundraiser to Benefit Noah Sargent for New York State Assembly

Jim David Headlines Stand Up Comedy Fundraiser to Benefit Noah Sargent for New York State Assembly

Enjoy the lighter side of politics with a night of comedy from comedians from Comedy Central. A fund raiser to benefit Noah Sargent for New York... more

Sayles Werbner

Lawsuit Filed in Deadly Cement Truck Crash on Dallas Freeway

DALLAS – Attorneys from the Dallas trial firm of Sayles Werbner, PC, are announcing the filing of a civil lawsuit against Dallas-based Texas Industries Inc.... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Gardere Partner Competes In 2008 Boston Marathon

DALLAS – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is proud to congratulate Intellectual Property partner Kay Schwartz on successfully completing the 2008 Boston Marathon. Ms. Schwartz, who... more

Thompson & Knight LLP

Thompson & Knight Expands Tax Practice

HOUSTON – The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce Roger D. Aksamit has joined the Firm as a... more

ProArbeit kAöR

Broadband Innovation and Regional Development

After a controversial two day discussion an agreement was made on Tuesday. Regional developers from the Netherlands, Denmark, Belgium, Sweden, Norway and Germany came to... more

Lynn Tillotson Pinker & Cox, LLP

Four Attorneys from Lynn, Tillotson, Pinker & Cox Featured in Super Lawyers Corporate Counsel Edition

DALLAS – Four partners from the Dallas law firm Lynn Tillotson Pinker & Cox, LLP, once again have earned recognition in a national publication based... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Gardere Wynne Sewell Adds Environmental Partner In Austin Office

AUSTIN – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP announces the addition of Elizabeth Hurst as a partner in its Environmental Group. She will practice in the firm’s... more

Brown McCarroll, L.L.P.

Brown McCarroll Strengthens Immigration Law Practice

El Paso, Texas - Four experienced immigration law attorneys have joined the El Paso office of Brown McCarroll, L.L.P., including the current president of the... more

ValueNotes

Who will outsource more in 2010 - law firms or corporates?

Pune, India; 30th April 2008 - The US$146 m (in 2006) legal process outsourcing (LPO) industry in India is on a rapid growth path, and... more

Thompson & Knight LLP

Thompson & Knight Chief Diversity Officer to Lead the Association of Law Firm Diversity Professionals

Houston (April 25, 2008) – The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce Partner and Chief Diversity Officer Pauline E.... more

Steve Francis for Mayor

Steve Francis, independent Mayoral Candidate for San Diego, supports calls for independent city auditor

San Diego, CA – Independent mayoral candidate Steve Francis released the following statement regarding the charges filed against San Diego's former City Auditor and City... more

After Adoption
Keep on Running – Adoption Charity Raises £5000 at London Marathon

Keep on Running – Adoption Charity Raises £5000 at London Marathon

MANCHESTER (29 April 2008) – Leading adoption charity After Adoption is catching its breath after its Flora London Marathon team raised more than £5000 of... more

1st Claims

1stClaims Takes On New Offices In Bristol

“When I stopped practising as a solicitor to help solicitors with their marketing, I was asked by a lot of my former colleagues to help... more

Seiden, Alder, Matthewman & Bloch, P.A.

Florida Technology Attorneys Launch Electronic Discovery Blog

Florida attorneys Joel Rothman and Thomas A. Sadaka of Seiden Alder Matthewman & Bloch, P.A. have launched a new legal weblog (blog or blawg) focusing... more

Thompson & Knight LLP

Thompson & Knight Expands Trial Practice

The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce the continued expansion of its Trial Practice Group with the addition of... more

Sayles Werbner
Experienced Trial Attorney Darren P. Nicholson Joining Dallas Trial Firm Sayles Werbner

Experienced Trial Attorney Darren P. Nicholson Joining Dallas Trial Firm Sayles Werbner

DALLAS – The Dallas-based trial firm of Sayles Werbner, PC, is announcing the addition of accomplished trial attorney Darren P. Nicholson, who brings extensive experience... more

PrimaDonna Productions
Winning 5th Grade Writers

Winning 5th Grade Writers "Celebrate America"

SAN ANTONIO – In the fall of 2007, the Immigration Law Firm of De Mott, McChesney, Curtright & Associates announced local participation in “Celebrate America”,... more

Thompson & Knight LLP
Thompson & Knight Attorney Again Named One of

Thompson & Knight Attorney Again Named One of "The Nation's Top 10 Antitrust Lawyers"

The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to congratulate Partner Gregory S.C. Huffman on being named one of “The Nation’s Top... more

Andrews Kurth LLP

Andrews Kurth Expands Maternity Leave Policy For Lawyers

HOUSTON – Andrews Kurth LLP is proud to announce that the firm has expanded its paid maternity leave from 12 weeks to 18 weeks. Under... more

Thompson & Knight LLP

Thompson & Knight Expands Corporate Reorganization & Creditors' Rights Practice

The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce the expansion of its Corporate Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights Practice Group with... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Gardere Partners Listed Among Top Business Lawyers By Chambers USA

DALLAS/HOUSTON/AUSTIN – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is being recognized for the fifth consecutive year among the top law firms in Texas in Chambers USA’s annual... more

Commonwealth Nations Research Society
Taiwan enters Commonwealth Nations Research Society

Taiwan enters Commonwealth Nations Research Society

Taiwan has become a member of the Commonwealth Nations Research Society (CNRS). All a nation needs to do to become a CNRS member is to... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Gardere Partners Listed Among Top Business Lawyers By Chambers USA

DALLAS/HOUSTON/AUSTIN – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is being recognized for the fifth consecutive year among the top law firms in Texas in Chambers USA’s annual... more

IDTheftSecurity.com

News Media Chronicles Identity Theft Expert’s Disagreement with Policymakers on National ID

(BOSTON, Mass. - April 16, 2008 - IDTheftSecurity.com) Even as news that data breaches from just the first quarter of 2008 compromised the security of... more

Seiden, Alder, Matthewman & Bloch, P.A.

THOMAS A. SADAKA SPEAKS AT THE INDIANA SPRING JUDICIAL COLLEGE ON TECHNOLOGY IN THE COURTS

ORLANDO, FL – Attorney Thomas A. Sadaka, Of Counsel to the law firm of Seiden Alder Matthewman & Bloch, spoke at the Indian Judicial Center’s... more

Adviatech Corp

A Firm That Understand the Importance of Time in Immigration Law

When it comes to representation in immigration law, Rifkin & Fox-Isicoff, PA, are able to handle time sensitive cases in Miami and Orlando Florida. Having a... more

Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor

Ethics, On the Rocks

The Intellectual Property practice of Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor LLP (CKPT) presents the 4th annual Ethics in IP CLE on Friday, April 25.... more

Andrews Kurth LLP

Andrews Kurth Ranked Among Nation’s Top Municipal Underwriter’s Counsel and Disclosure Counsel

HOUSTON - Thomson Financial recently released their U.S. Municipals Review for the First Quarter of 2008, and Andrews Kurth ranked among the nation’s top law... more

Rose•Walker, L.L.P.
Rose•Walker, L.L.P Adds Attorney Bryan Rose

Rose•Walker, L.L.P Adds Attorney Bryan Rose

DALLAS - The Dallas trial law firm of Rose•Walker, L.L.P, has strengthened its commercial litigation practice with the addition of attorney Bryan Rose. Mr. Rose will... more

Thompson & Knight LLP
Thompson & Knight Expands IP Practice in Dallas

Thompson & Knight Expands IP Practice in Dallas

Dallas, Texas – The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce the expansion of its Intellectual Property (“IP”) Practice Group... more

Quilling, Selander, Cummiskey & Lownds, P.C.

QUILLING, SELANDER, CUMMISKEY & LOWNDS, P.C. DOUBLES FAMILY LAW PRACTICE

DALLAS, TEXAS—April 17, 2008— Dallas-based Law firm Quilling, Selander, Cummiskey & Lownds, P.C. today announced that it is doubling the size of its Family Law... more

Strategic Vision, LLC

Children’s Author Chris Lin Will Be in Chicago For the Chinese Adoption Conference April 19th

AnnArbor, MI April 16, 2008 – Chris Lin, author of the iParenting Award winning Mandy and Pandy Series will be participating in the East Meets... more

Strategic Vision, LLC

House District 80 Candidate Charles Celano M.D. Calls For Suspension Of Gas Tax

Vero Beach, FL/April 16, 2008 – Charles Celano, M.D., Republican candidate for State House District 80 praised Governor Charlie Crist for addressing the issue of... more

Steve Francis for Mayor

San Diego mayoral candidate Steve Francis takes stand to preserve historic San Diegan homes

San Diego, CA – Steve Francis, a San Diego mayoral candidate, released this statement regarding the preservation of historical homes in San Diego: "It has come... more

Shackelford, Melton & McKinley, LLP
Shackelford, Melton & McKinley Adds Bart Wulff as Partner

Shackelford, Melton & McKinley Adds Bart Wulff as Partner

DALLAS – The Dallas law firm of Shackelford, Melton & McKinley, LLP, is pleased to announce that Bart Wulff has joined the firm's litigation section... more