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Fluoride Action Network

Fluoride and Organized Dentistry: Big Losers this Election Day

Fifty-three cities rejected fluoridation in referenda held in four states on November 4, 2008, according to the Fluoride Action Network (FAN). Lobbied by the... more

bigmouthmedia

Bigmouthmedia reveal Scottish universities not connecting students to real world

Bigmouthmedia has revealed that the majority of recent Scottish university graduates feel that higher education should do more to connect students to opportunities in emerging... more

CKPT

Intellectual property attorney, Darin M. Klemchuk obtains voluntary dismissal in trademark case in the Northern District of Texas

Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor LLP is pleased to announce the voluntary dismissal earned by attorney Darin M. Klemchuk. On October 24, 2008, Mr. Klemchuk,... more

The Lanier Law Firm

The Lanier Law Firm Announces Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Nintendo Over Wii Video Game Technology

TYLER, Texas – Attorney W. Mark Lanier of The Lanier Law Firm is announcing a patent infringement lawsuit filed against Kyoto, Japan-based video game giant... more

BITS Pilani Rajasthan
Business and Society - A Millennium Challenge Seminar at BITS Pilani Rajasthan

Business and Society - A Millennium Challenge Seminar at BITS Pilani Rajasthan

Considering the importance of CSR in current context, Birla Institute of Technology and Science – BITS Pilani Rajasthan which is one among the top ranking... more

Wives Behind the Badge
Wives Behind the Badge Receives Non-Profit Status

Wives Behind the Badge Receives Non-Profit Status

Orange, CA – Two years after launching an online support group for police wives, Wives Behind the Badge (WBTB) announced today it has successfully completed... more

THE RELEVANT STAGE at WARNER GRAND THEATRE
San Pedro Theatre Director Featured in DramaBiz Magazine

San Pedro Theatre Director Featured in DramaBiz Magazine

The October/November Issue of DramaBiz Magazine features a cover story about the producing artistic director of The Relevant Stage Theatre Company, Ray Buffer and the... more

Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorney

UWLA Presents Los Angeles Attorney David Drexler for Honored Speaker Series

Los Angeles, California, November 2008 – The University of West Los Angeles School of Law (UWLA) has engaged Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorney David Drexler... more

Waters & Kraus

Waters & Kraus Opens Office in San Francisco

New Office Offers Easy Asscess, Greater Convenience for N. California Clients SAN FRANCISCO - November 7, 2008 - Waters & Kraus, LLP, announced today that it... more

The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson

Dallas’ Frank Branson Named to Best Lawyers in America for More Than 20 Years

DALLAS – Frank Branson, founder of The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson in Dallas, once again has earned a spot on the prestigious listing... more

Sayles Werbner

Trial Lawyer Mark Werbner Featured at Consumer and Commercial Law Course

DALLAS – Trial lawyer Mark Werbner, co-founder of the Dallas trial law firm Sayles Werbner, will be among a distinguished group of speakers at the... more

Alliance for Sustainable Colorado
ALLIANCE FOR SUSTAINABLE COLORADO’S “BIG TENT” TO BE ARCHIVED IN SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION

ALLIANCE FOR SUSTAINABLE COLORADO’S “BIG TENT” TO BE ARCHIVED IN SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION

DENVER, November 4, 2008 –Alliance for Sustainable Colorado (sustainablecolorado.org), a non-profit organization dedicated to unifying the sustainability movement in Colorado, today announced that Smithsonian Institution... more

Sayles Werbner

Sayles Werbner Founders Earn Spots Among America’s Top Lawyers

DALLAS – Dallas trial attorneys Richard A. Sayles and Mark S. Werbner, founders of Sayles Werbner, once again are featured in the 2008 listing of... more

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

McCurley, Orsinger Name Partners Included Among The Best Lawyers in America

DALLAS – The five name partners from the Dallas-based Family Law firm of McCurley Orsinger McCurley Nelson & Downing, L.L.P., again have been recognized by... more

McKool Smith

McKool Smith Principals Recognized Among Leading Lawyers in America

DALLAS – Once again, McKool Smith co-founder Mike McKool and firm principal Samuel F. Baxter have earned spots on Lawdragon’s annual listing of the 500... more

Thompson & Knight LLP

Thompson & Knight Assists Ecopetrol in Joint Venture with BP to Explore in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico

Texas (November 03, 2008) – The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP recently assisted Ecopetrol S.A. (NYSE:EC), the Colombian national oil company, with... more

International Students Movement
Internationally united for Education

Internationally united for Education

For many years students, teaching and technical staff and parents around the world have been resisting steps towards greater commercialization of public education. Just like... more

Thompson & Knight LLP

Thompson & Knight Attorneys Appointed to TADC Leadership

Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce four Partners of the Firm’s Trial Practice Group in the Dallas office have been appointed to leadership... more

Thompson & Knight LLP

Thompson & Knight Attorneys Selected for Lawdragon’s 500 Leading Lawyers in America

The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP congratulates John H. Martin and Peter J. Riley on being named by the legal services information... more

McKool Smith

McKool Smith Announces $59 Million Patent Verdict for Pioneer Corp.

MARSHALL, Texas – The national law firm of McKool Smith, P.C., is announcing a $59 million patent infringement verdict handed down late yesterday in favor... more

LawyerAhead Inc.

Legal Networking Sites Helping Lawyers Service Remote Clients

Toronto, Canada—October 29th, 2008—The current financial crisis has resulted in a lot of companies closing their doors for good which has resulted in huge job... more

Munck Carter

Munck Carter, P.C., Announces Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Qualcomm Inc.

DALLAS – Attorneys from the Texas-based law firm of Munck Carter, P.C., are announcing the filing of a federal court lawsuit against San Diego-based technology... more

LawyerAhead Inc.

Lawyers on Alert as US Presidential Elections come closer

Toronto, Canada—October 24th, 2008—According to several reports both Presidential candidates Barack Obama and Senator John McCain are concerned about the possibility of election fraud and... more

Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor

Growing firm operating at new heights

Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor, LLP (CKPT) is pleased to announce the extension of its office space. CKPT will now be occupying two floors in... more

Lash & Goldberg
LASH & GOLDBERG PARTNERS SELECTED FOR 'BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA' FOR 2009

LASH & GOLDBERG PARTNERS SELECTED FOR 'BEST LAWYERS IN AMERICA' FOR 2009

MIAMI, FL (October 22, 2008) – Lash & Goldberg LLP announced today that partners Alan D. Lash and Martin B. Goldberg and have been chosen... more

Thompson & Knight

Thompson & Knight’s 2008 New Associates

Texas (October 22, 2008) - The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce the addition of 18 new associates in... more

Thompson & Knight

Thompson & Knight Recognized by Chambers Latin America

Texas (October 22, 2008) - The global law firm of Thompson & Knight and its Brazil and Mexico offices were recognized in the inaugural edition... more

Sayles Werbner

Dallas Attorney Mark Werbner to Speak at Civil Litigation Conference

DALLAS – Accomplished trial lawyer Mark Werbner, co-founder of the Dallas trial law firm Sayles Werbner, will be among the presenters at the upcoming 32nd... more

Kobs Haney & Hundley

Suit Filed Against Ford Motor Co. in Death of Fort Worth Police Officer

FORT WORTH, Texas – Attorneys from the Fort Worth, Texas, law firm of Kobs, Haney & Hundley are announcing a lawsuit against Ford Motor Co.... more

Thompson & Knight

Thompson & Knight Expands São Paulo Office

São Paulo (October 20, 2008) - The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP, through its affiliated office Tauil & Chequer Advogados, is pleased... more

Aldous Law Firm

Dallas Attorney Charla Aldous Featured Among Best Lawyers in America

DALLAS – Trial attorney Charla Aldous once again has been recognized for her success in the courtroom by earning a spot in the 2009 edition... more

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Cologne Musician writes Hymn to Obama: CARPE gives hope a voice

Cologne Musician writes Hymn to Obama: CARPE gives hope a voice

Cologne, October, 2008 "Barack Obama and his life story are not just an example of living the American dream, but also proof that a person... more

Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorney

Los Angeles Slip and Fall Case ends in Million Dollar Settlement

Los Angeles, California (June 27, 2008) - Just weeks after Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorney David Drexler and his co- counsel, Ron Torem filed... more

Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor

Attorney Peyton Healey joins CKPT

Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor, LLP (CKPT) welcomes a new attorney to the litigation section. Peyton J. Healey joins CKPT as an associate with four... more

cmp corporate media publishing
Cologne resident sings for Obama

Cologne resident sings for Obama

The Cologne singer Carpe’s devotion to the American presidential candidate Barack Obama is most probably unique. Excited by the African-American, Democratic campaigner’s charisma and plans... more

Sayles Werbner

Sayles Werbner Founders Earn Spots Among Best Lawyers in America

DALLAS – Once again, noted Dallas trial attorneys Richard Sayles and Mark Werbner are featured on the prestigious listing of The Best Lawyers in America. Both... more

Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor

Explosion of new domain names presents risks for online brands

On November 1, the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) will meet in Cairo, Egypt to discuss the introduction of new top level... more

The Lanier Law Firm

Mark Lanier Recognized Among Texas' Top Attorneys

HOUSTON – Once again Houston trial lawyer Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, has earned a spot on the annual Texas Super Lawyers... more

Sayles Werbner

Sayles Werbner Attorneys Recognized In Texas Super Lawyers Listing

DALLAS – The Dallas trial law firm Sayles Werbner is home to four attorneys who have earned spots on the Texas Super Lawyers listing of... more

Bilzin Sumberg Baena Price & Axelrod LLP

Bilzin Sumberg Celebrates One Year Anniversary of Bilzin Sumberg Cares

Miami, FL (October 15, 2008) – Despite recent reports that South Florida has the lowest percentage of adults who volunteer in the community, the law... more

v-Fluence Interactive
Study shows interest in Sarah Palin leads the candidate pack in searches online

Study shows interest in Sarah Palin leads the candidate pack in searches online

SAN DIEGO (Oct. 14, 2008) – Republican vice presidential hopeful Sarah Palin’s been described as a game-changer for the presidential campaign—and that appears to... more

The Aldous Law Firm

Charla Aldous Recognized Among Texas’ Best Lawyers

DALLAS – For the sixth consecutive year, noted Dallas attorney Charla Aldous has earned a spot on the prestigious Texas Super Lawyers listing of the... more

Junaid Bhatti
Muslim Lord Mayor honours British Military

Muslim Lord Mayor honours British Military

The Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Councillor Abdul Rashid, has recently been active in honouring British servicemen and women. In the last month he has overseen... more

Clouse Dunn Khoshbin

Goldman Sachs Ordered to Pay Broker $1 Million, Dallas Lawyer Rogge Dunn Wins Arbitration Award From Regulatory Panel

LOS ANGELES – A panel of securities industry arbitrators has ordered investment banking giant Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS) to pay one of its former brokers $1... more

Workplace Ministry

Recruitment drive for Workplace Chaplains launched

This month sees Workplace Ministry in Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire (WMHB) - the ecumencial body that oversees the work of workplace ministry in these two counties... more

Taber Estes Thorne & Carr PLLC

Taber Estes Thorne & Carr Partners Highlighted In 2008 Texas Super Lawyers Listing

DALLAS -- The Dallas-based law firm of Taber Estes Thorne & Carr PLLC is pleased to announce that name partners Dawn Estes and Lori Carr... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Steven Ross To Lead Gardere’s IP Group

DALLAS – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is proud to announce that Steven E. Ross has been named head of the firm’s Intellectual Property practice group.... more

CKPT

Protecting Trademarks Online

The Intellectual Property practice of Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor, LLP (CKPT) proudly presents a CLE opportunity in conjunction with the Computer Law Section of the... more

Thompson & Knight LLP

Thompson & Knight Assists Eagle Rock in $235.5 Million Acquisition

The global law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP has assisted Eagle Rock Energy Partners L.P. (“Eagle Rock”) with the acquisition of 100% of the... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

‘The Best Lawyers In America’ Honors 36 Gardere Partners

DALLAS – Thirty-six partners from the Dallas, Houston and Austin offices of Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP have been honored among 2009’s “Best Lawyers in America.” Published... more