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Sayles Werbner

Mark Werbner Named a Finalist in 2008 Texas Bar Journal Short Story Fiction Writing Contest

DALLAS – Accomplished trial lawyer Mark Werbner, co-founder of the Dallas law firm Sayles Werber, has been named as a finalist in the 2008 Texas... more

Brown McCarroll, L.L.P.

El Paso Attorney Kathleen Walker to Join Council on Foreign Relations Task Force

EL PASO, TX - Brown McCarroll, L.L.P. is pleased to announce that Kathleen Campbell Walker, a partner and head of the firm's Immigration & International... more

Sayles Werbner

Sayles Werbner Founders Recognized Among Best Lawyers in Dallas

DALLAS – Veteran trial attorneys Richard Sayles and Mark Werbner, founders of the Dallas trial law firm Sayles Werbner, each have earned a spot on... more

WhyObamaBook.com
RESHAPING THE PRESIDENCY: NEW WEB SITE INVITES ESSAYS ON OBAMA

RESHAPING THE PRESIDENCY: NEW WEB SITE INVITES ESSAYS ON OBAMA

SILVER SPRING, MD JUNE 5, 2008: A new web site, whyobamabook.com inviting visitors to contribute essays about Senator Barack Obama’s presidential candidacy was launched... more

Red Sky Legal

Suzanne Ervine Elected Vice President of the Alliance of Legal Document Assistant Professionals

Suzanne Ervine, a registered Legal Document Assistant (LDA) in San Diego, was elected Vice President of the Alliance of Legal Document Assistant Professionals (ALDAP) (www.aldap.com)... more

The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson

Frank Branson Recognized Among Dallas’ Top Attorneys

DALLAS – Well-known Dallas personal injury attorney Frank L. Branson, founder of The Law Offices of Frank L. Branson, has earned a spot on D... more

Vicarious Productions
Comedian’s Support Brings Attention to Democratic Campaign

Comedian’s Support Brings Attention to Democratic Campaign

June 9, 2008 – Tallahassee, FL – Alma Gonzalez, a democratic candidate for Leon County Commissioner-at-Large in Tallahassee, Florida received the support of nationally-recognized... more

Faraci Lange LLP
Rochester, New York Personal Injury Law Firm Faraci Lange LLP launches new website

Rochester, New York Personal Injury Law Firm Faraci Lange LLP launches new website

Rochester, New York - Leading Rochester, New York based Personal Injury Firm of attorneys, Faraci Lange LLP, announces the launch of their new website at... more

Alliance of Legal Document Assistant Professionals
New Officers and Board of Directors Announced for the Alliance of Legal Document Assistant Professionals

New Officers and Board of Directors Announced for the Alliance of Legal Document Assistant Professionals

Sacramento, CA – The Alliance of Legal Document Assistant Professionals (ALDAP), a non-profit organization established in 2007 to further the legal document assistant (LDA) and... more

Godwin Pappas & Ronquillo PC

Godwin Pappas & Ronquillo Managing Partner Named Chairman of Dallas Judicial Nominating Commission

DALLAS – Attorney Marcos Ronquillo, managing partner of Godwin Pappas & Ronquillo PC, has been appointed chairman of the City of Dallas’ 16-member Judicial Nominating... more

ProFauna Indonesia
FREEDOM FOR 17 CONFISCATED GREEN PEAFOWLS

FREEDOM FOR 17 CONFISCATED GREEN PEAFOWLS

ProFauna Indonesia and the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) are working to release 17 confiscated green peafowls (Pavo muticus muticus) to the Bromo Tengger... more

Evalueserve

International Companies Require China-specific Patent Strategies

Shanghai, China – May 15, 2008: China, one of the world’s largest and most promising markets, has seen a 20 percent annual increase in patent... more

LYMEC - European Liberal Youth
Elections in Macedonia: Democracy at stake

Elections in Macedonia: Democracy at stake

SKOPJE/BRUSSELS. Macedonia's Conservative ''Coalition for better Macedonia'' led by VMRO-DPMNE has won on first early parliamentary elections in the history of Macedonia, held on 1st... more

LYMEC - European Liberal Youth
Treaty of Lisbon: Europe needs a Yes!

Treaty of Lisbon: Europe needs a Yes!

DUBLIN. On June 12th, Irish voters will be presented with a ballot paper asking them whether or not they approve the EU Reform Treaty. Irish... more

Godwin Pappas & Ronquillo PC

Appeals Court Rules Kenedy Family Paternity Case May Proceed

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas – The 13th Court of Appeals in Corpus Christi, Texas, has ruled that a paternity dispute involving one of the state’s wealthiest... more

Shackelford, Melton & McKinley, LLP

Bankruptcy Attorney Chris Wolffarth Joining Dallas' Shackelford, Melton & McKinley

DALLAS – The Dallas law firm of Shackelford, Melton & McKinley, LLP, is pleased to announce the addition of noted local bankruptcy attorney Wm. Chris... more

EUROFORUM Deutschland GmbH

Afghanistan presents NATO alliance with new challenges

Press Release for the 5th Annual Handelsblatt Conference Security Policy and Defence Industry (9 and 10 September 2008, Berlin) Berlin/Düsseldorf, June 2008. NATO's ISAF security... more

DODDS LAW OFFICE

Man Alleged of Selling Narcotics in Protected Zone Found Not Guilty

Bloomington, Illinois, June 2, 2008 – Anthony Javon Brown, formerly of Bloomington, Illinois, was found not guilty before a jury of his peers on May... more

DIDILLON-ART

"ART FOR CHILDREN HAVING CANCER" - DIDILLON PAINTS WITH CELEBRITIES

He once walked for Kirsten Dunst 300 miles from San Francisco to L.A. and donated her his WALK OF FLAME. One year later, he made... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Nine Gardere Partners Earn Selection Among ‘The Best Lawyers in Dallas’

DALLAS – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is proud to announce that nine partners from the firm have earned selection to the D Magazine “The Best... more

Shackelford, Melton & McKinley, LLP

Tanya Wallace Joins Shackelford, Melton & McKinley as Partner

DALLAS – The Dallas law firm of Shackelford, Melton & McKinley, LLP, is announcing that attorney Tanya Greene Wallace has joined the firm as a... more

The Rasansky Law Firm

Personal Injury Attorney Jeff Rasansky Highlighted Among Dallas’ Best Lawyers

DALLAS – Dallas personal injury attorney Jeff Rasansky, founder of the Rasansky Law Firm, is featured in D Magazine’s recently released list of “The Best... more

Terminus Press
Study finds UN Internet Governance Forum “Irrelevant”

Study finds UN Internet Governance Forum “Irrelevant”

A United Nations body created in 2006 to discuss the governance of the Internet so far has failed to deliver, according to an Australian scholar... more

Product Safety International
Free Product Safety and Standards Resource

Free Product Safety and Standards Resource

Middletown, Connecticut, USA, May 23, 2008: The Safety Link, a comprehensive collection of electrical product safety and standards resources, is offered by Product Safety International,... more

Gabrielle Birchak
Petite Pundit Packs a Political Punch

Petite Pundit Packs a Political Punch

Washington DC political satirist breaks out in a nationwide competition WASHINGTON – Local comedy writer Gabrielle Birchak is a Grand Prize winner in Project Breakout’s nation-... more

visatous.com

New Immigration Law Ruling Fixes Loop Hole

The United States Citizenship and Immigration Services recently announced a new ruling allowing holders of F1 visas to remain in the United States until the... more

Internationaler Suchdienst (ITS)

Discussion about the future begins

The International Commission for the International Tracing Service (ITS) opened the discussion on the future of the institution today. In the course of the two-day... more

rifkinandfoxisicoff.com

Rifkin & Fox- Isicoff, P.A. - Deportation Specialists In Action

Deportation takes place when an alien who has violated immigration laws is found to be removable from the United States. In other words, it’s... more

TraceyABloodsaw

Deadline for Scholarship Sponsored by NYC Attorney Approaching Soon

Tracey A. Bloodsaw (traceyabloodsaw.com), a well-known and experienced attorney specializing in family law, divorce and criminal law, is offering a college scholarship for freshmen interested... more

Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor

Best of Big D

Founding partners of Cash Klemchuk Powers Taylor LLP, Jeff Cash and Darin Klemchuk, have earned a top local accolade for the second year in a... more

Godwin Pappas & Ronquillo PC

Godwin Pappas & Ronquillo Records Strong Results In Texas Lawyer’s Finance Report

DALLAS – The Texas-based law firm of Godwin Pappas & Ronquillo PC recorded the largest improvement in profitability among Texas law firms during the previous... more

Virginia Department of Social Services

Virginia Commission On Immigration To Hold Public Hearing On May 22

The Virginia Commission on Immigration is holding the first of five statewide public hearings on Thursday, May 22, at George Mason University's Johnson Center (Fairfax,... more

Andrews Kurth LLP

Andrews Kurth Elects Diana Hudson as Community and Alumni Relations Partner

HOUSTON - Andrews Kurth LLP today announced that Diana Hudson has been elected as Community and Alumni Relations Partner. In this position, Hudson will... more

European Roma and Travellers Forum
anti-roma violence in italy: ARE WE BACK TO 1930?

anti-roma violence in italy: ARE WE BACK TO 1930?

Strasbourg, 19 May 2008: Today, in a letter addressed to the European Union and the European Parliament the European Roma and Travellers Forum expressed concern... more

PrimaDonna Productions

Winning 5th Grade Writers "Celebrate" New Citizens

SAN ANTONIO – In the 2007-2008 school year, over 100 local 5th grade students participated in “Celebrate America”, a writing contest sponsored by the American... more

McKool Smith

McKool Smith Expands New York Office With Addition of Three Intellectual Property Attorneys

NEW YORK – McKool Smith, one of the nation’s largest trial firms, is announcing the addition of two accomplished patent lawyers, and the relocation of... more

Rotary International
ShelterBox distributes a further 1050 boxes in Myanmar with support of Rotary Clubs worldwide

ShelterBox distributes a further 1050 boxes in Myanmar with support of Rotary Clubs worldwide

EVANSTON, Ill. (May 19, 2008) - Almost two weeks after Cyclone Nargis devasted the delta region of  Myanmar, an aid flight carrying 1,050 containers of relief supplies arrived from the United Kingdom Friday morning... more

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