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Proskauer Rose Announces New Partners And Senior Counsel

NEW YORK — Global law firm Proskauer Rose LLP has announced the election of four new partners and the promotion of two lawyers to senior counsel. The firm’s new partners and senior counsel are: Corporate Department, Sarah K. Cherry, partner...

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Tom Anderton Joins Presidio Pharmaceuticals As Vice President Of IP And Legal Affairs

SAN FRANCISCO – Presidio Pharmaceuticals Inc. has announced that Tom Anderton has joined the company as vice president of Intellectual Property and Legal Affairs. Anderton was previously associate general counsel at Monogram Biosciences Inc.,...

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Lexis® Hub Finding Jobs Through Your Social Network

It can be difficult to find a job in today's market. People have to come up with creative ways to find work. One option that's becoming more and more popular is social networking. Social network websites, such as Facebook and Linkdln , are a great...

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Finding Legal Jobs Through Your Social Network

We all know that in this tight job market, it takes creativity and persistence to find and get a job. Social networking is quickly becoming the most important aspect of any job search. Knowing this is one thing. Making the most of it is quite another...

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Ruling Reflects Reed Elsevier Inc.'s Support For Freedom Of The Press

The Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, reversing the lower court rulings, ruled in favor of a Boston newspaper, The Enterprise, in a libel suit by a former official of Abington. The official, James Howell, served as the superintendent of the sewer...

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Ruling Holding Army Corps Liable For Levee Failure During Katrina Raises Question Of Future Liability Of U.S. Government

One of the most important concepts that we inherited from the English common law was that of sovereign immunity, that a sovereign could not be sued without its consent. For over 150 years after the founding of our nation, an impenetrable levee surrounded...