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Traditionsunternehmen Flanschenfabrik Hüttental erfolgreich aus Insolvenz verkauft

Die insolvente Flanschenfabrik Hüttental mit Sitz in Siegen – eine der  ältesten  Flanschenfabriken  Europas – hat  wieder eine Zukunft: Insolvenzverwalter Bruno M. Kübler von der bundesweit tätigen Kanzlei KÜBLER hat das Traditionsunternehmen an einen Investor verkauft. Der Standort und alle Arbeitsplätze bleiben erhalten.  More…

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HOWARD & HOWARD EXPANDS ROYAL OAK OFFICE

Royal Oak, Michigan, July 16, 2014:  Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that Daniel L. Villaire Jr. has joined the firm.  He will practice out of the firm’s Royal Oak Office.

Mr. Villaire concentrates his practice in employment law and litigation. He represents public and private employers in individual and class/collective employment actions, including cases involving the FMLA, the ADA, the ADEA, Title VII, the FLSA, the EEOC, employment agreements and collective bargaining agreements. He also drafts and assists employers enforcing severance agreements, covenants not to compete and confidentiality/trade secret agreements.  More…

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Gadens appoints leading International Trade Partner in Melbourne

Gadens is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Hudson as a Partner in its Corporate Advisory Group in Melbourne. Joining the firm from Hunt & Hunt, where he was involved in the Customs, Trade and Transport practice for the last 10 years, Andrew specialises in all aspects relating to international trade, as well as international relations and corporate and commercial law.

“We are thrilled with Andrew’s decision to join Gadens. He is a well-respected leader in his field, and has worked and advised on many defining cases in international trade in Australia and globally. Andrew has also been a key player in policy and law reform for customs and trade issues. His appointment further strengthens our growing Corporate Advisory practice and profile, and provides our international clients with an enhanced offering”, says Grant Scott-Hayward, Gadens’ Melbourne Chief Executive Officer. More…

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International Lawyers Network: Miller Samuel Named Firm of the Month

Miller Samuel is delighted to announce that it has been named the International Lawyers Network “Firm of the Month” for June/ July 2014.

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Michael Samuel speaking at the recent ILN Annual Conference, held in Chicago.

The International Lawyers Network (ILN) is a leading association of 91 high-quality, full-service independent law firms. Miller Samuel is the only Scottish member of the ILN. Membership of the organisation ensures that the firm is able to provide clients access to quality legal advice on a global scale, allowing them to benefit from assistance and support in other legal jurisdictions in matters which go beyond the firm’s core Scottish practice area.

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HOWARD & HOWARD WELCOMES LINDA MARIE NORCROSS

Royal Oak, Michigan, July 1, 2014:  Howard & Howard Attorneys PLLC is pleased to announce that Linda Marie Norcross has joined the firm.  She will practice out of the firm’s Las Vegas Office.

Ms. Norcross focuses her practice on protection and enforcement of intellectual property rights.  She advises clients on all facets of trademark prosecution and enforcement, both foreign and domestic, including trademark selection, clearance, proper trademark use, registration and renewals, and related transactions. More…

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Clark Wilson LLP lawyers named in the 2014 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory

We are pleased to announce that Clark Wilson’s lawyers have been ranked across 5 practice area in the 2014 edition of the Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory. Congratulations go out to Mark Weintraub (Estate & Personal Tax Planning), Diane Bell (Family Law), John L. Rogers (Franchising Law), Darren Donnelly (Property Development), Peter Kenward (Property Development) and Brock Johnston (Property Leasing). The directory is the most comprehensive guide to top ranked legal talent in Canada.

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Miller Samuel Assumes Three New Partners

Leading Scottish legal practice, Miller Samuel is pleased to announce the appointment of three new Partners, with immediate effect.

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Ekenberg & Andersson recruits new partner

Jan E. Frydman, who until recently was the head of unit for international regulatory affairs at the European Commission’s Directorate General for Enterprise and Industry, will be a new partner of Swedish law firm Ekenberg & Andersson. He joins the Firm from a position as adj. Judge of the Svea Court of Appeal. More…

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Shutts & Bowen Moves up in AmLaw 200

Shutts & Bowen LLP solidified its position in the AmLaw 200 rankings, moving up from No. 175 in gross revenues in 2012 to No. 174 in 2013.  This reflected an increase in gross revenue from $127.5 million in 2012 to $132.5 million in the fiscal year ended Dec., 31, 2013, continuing the pattern of steady revenue growth the firm had maintained throughout the Great Recession. As in previous years, the firm outranked the average among its peers in both revenue per lawyer, at No. 148, and profits per partner, at No. 147. More…

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HOWARD & HOWARD CONGRATULATES OUR SEVEN ATTORNEYS NAMED TO MOUNTAIN STATES SUPER LAWYERS AND RISING STARS 2014

Royal Oak, Michigan, June 13, 2014:  Seven of Howard & Howard’s attorneys were recently named to the 2014 Mountain States Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists

The selections for this esteemed list are made by the research team at Super Lawyers, which is a service of the Thomson Reuters, Legal division based in Eagan, MN.  Each year, the research team at Super Lawyers undertakes a rigorous multi-phase selection process that includes a statewide survey of lawyers, independent evaluation of candidates by the attorney-led research staff, a peer review of candidates by practice area, and a good-standing and disciplinary check. Mountain States Super Lawyers covers the states of Nevada, Utah, Montana, Idaho and Wyoming. Only five percent of the lawyers in each of these states are named to Super LawyersMore…

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