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SAUL EWING ARNSTEIN & LEHR: Lizza's Helsinn case heads to U.S. Supreme Court

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr Partner Charles M. Lizza, Chair of the Firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation practice, is a member of the legal team that just secured a grant of certiorari by the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Helsinn Healthcare S.A., v. Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc., et al.

SWANSON MARTIN & BELL: Seven Lateral Associates Join Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP welcomes seven lateral associates to the firm.

MAYER BROWN: Mayer Brown launches practical how-to guide for responding to mass environmental tort litigation

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

Mayer Brown announced the launch of a new practical guide, “Responding to a Mass Environmental Tort Litigation: A How-To,” which outlines the steps to manage environmental tort claims through a hypothetical environmental incident, beginning with the initial emergency response and related investigations and ending with the resolution of ensuing litigation.

SALVI, SCHOSTOK & PRITCHARD: $15.2 Million verdict for veteran seriously injured at Mccormick Place trade show upheld on appeal

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

The Illinois Appellate Court First District has ruled an Iraq War Veteran who was struck and run over by a forklift at McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago, Illinois will finally receive the $15.2 million he was awarded during a 2015 trial.

ILLINOIS POLICY INSTITUTE: John Tillman: Statement on he Janus V. AFSCME Decision

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark decision in Janus v. AFSCME, confirming that forced union fees are unconstitutional.

HUGHES SOCOL PIERS RESNICK DYM LTD: HSPRD Client wins bid to capture CEO's assets in Casino Ch.7

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

For the past ten years, HSPRD has represented the trustee in the Emerald Casino bankruptcy case.

CORBOY & DEMETRIO: Corboy & Demetrio files Lawsuit against Lyft in fatal Chicago crash

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

Corboy & Demetrio has filed a lawsuit against the rideshare company Lyft, its driver, Elizabeth Renter, 32, of Lena, Illinois, and Travis Anderson, 25, of Chicago, who struck Renter’s Lyft car, for injuries suffered by Abraham Vucekovich, 31, of Chicago.

SHOOK HARDY & BACON LLP: Shook Named Product Liability Defense Firm of the Year

By Press release submission | Jul 7, 2018

Who’s Who Legal – The International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers has named Shook, Hardy & Bacon the Product Liability Defense Firm of the Year for the 14th consecutive year.

SCHIFF HARDIN LLP: Schiff Hardin Recognized for Significant Pro Bono Contributions for Seventh Year in a Row

By Press release submission | Jun 25, 2018

Schiff Hardin is proud to announce that the firm has been named to the Public Interest Law Initiative (PILI) Pro Bono Recognition Roster for the seventh consecutive year.

WILSON ELSER MOSKOWITZ EDELMAN & DICKER: Colorado’s Snow Removal Service Liability Limitation Act Restricts Enforceability of Indemnity Provisions

By Press release submission | Jun 25, 2018

On May 30, 2018, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper signed into law Senate Bill 18-062, referred to as the “Snow Removal Service Liability Limitation Act” (the Act), codified at C.R.S. § 13-21-129.

SWANSON MARTIN & BELL: Haddox Named to Law Bulletin Media's "40 Under Forty" List

By Press release submission | Jun 22, 2018

Swanson, Martin & Bell, LLP partner Derrick L. Haddox was named to the Law Bulletin Media's "40 Under Forty" list for 2018.

CORBOY & DEMETRIO: Corboy & Demetrio files lawsuit for porch collapse victims

By Press release submission | Jun 22, 2018

Corboy & Demetrio has filed a negligence lawsuit on behalf of Robert Powell, Joellen Powell, and their daughter Claire Powell, 19, of Highland Park in the collapse of their second-story porch at the apartment they were renting.

CASSIDAY SCHADE: Cassiday Schade Attorney Jean M. Golden is Appointed as an Associate Judge for Cook County Circuit Court

By Press release submission | Jun 22, 2018

Jean M. Golden, a partner in the firm’s Chicago office, has been selected for an Illinois associate judgeship in Cook County. Golden was one of 17 associate judges selected.

POMERANTZ LLP: Pomerantz LLP Appointed Co-Lead Counsel in In Re Cemex, S.A.B. de C.V. Securities Litigation

By Press release submission | Jun 22, 2018

Pomerantz LLP issued the following announcement on June 8.On June 7, 2018, Pomerantz LLP was appointed Co-Lead Counsel in a class action lawsuit against Cemex, S.A.B.

BENESCH FRIEDLANDER COPLAN & ARONOFF: Dr. Chia Yun Chou Joins Benesch

By Press release submission | Jun 22, 2018

Benesch is pleased to announce that Dr. Chia Yun Chou has joined the firm’s Columbus office.

SMITH AMUNDSEN: Lawyer Monthly Recognizes Heather Bailey in "2018 Women in Law Awards"

By Press release submission | Jun 22, 2018

Congratulations to Heather Bailey on her selection to Lawyer Monthly’s International 2018 “Women in Law Awards” for her work in labor and employment law in the US!

MCGUIRREWOODS LLP: McGuireWoods M&A Team Closes SPX Corporation’s $189 Million Acquisition of CUES

By Press release submission | Jun 22, 2018

McGuireWoods represented SPX Corporation, a supplier of highly engineered products and technologies, in its $189 million acquisition of CUES Inc., a leading manufacturer of pipeline inspection and rehabilitation equipment.

THOMPSON COBURN LLP: 44 Thompson Coburn attorneys included on Super Lawyers lists for Washington D.C., Southern California and Illinois

By Press release submission | Jun 22, 2018

Another 2018 edition of Super Lawyers has been released, and 44 attorneys have made the publication’s lists.

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