Latham & Watkins Partner Withdraws From AG Consideration

    Latham & Watkins LLP partner and former White House Counsel Kathryn Ruemmler has withdrawn from the race to succeed Attorney General Eric Holder, an administration official confirmed Friday. ...read more

    PR Firm Sues McDonald's Over Soured Partnership

    A New Jersey-based public relations firm has sued McDonald's Corp. and a trade association for more than 600 McDonald's franchises over the allegedly bad faith termination of its marketing work for the association, which it also says owes more...

    PR Firm Sues McDonald's Over Soured Partnership

    A New Jersey-based public relations firm has sued McDonald's Corp. and a trade association for more than 600 McDonald's franchises over the allegedly bad faith termination of its marketing work for the association, which it also says owes more...

    Deals Rumor Mill: PetSmart, Societe Generale, Atlanta Hawks

    Private equity powerhouse KKR & Co. LP is reportedly among the buyout firms looking at snatching up PetSmart Inc., while Societe Generale SA is eyeing an exit from Brazil and has been negotiating a sale of its assets in the South American country...

    Deals Rumor Mill: PetSmart, Societe Generale, Atlanta Hawks

    Private equity powerhouse KKR & Co. LP is reportedly among the buyout firms looking at snatching up PetSmart Inc., while Societe Generale SA is eyeing an exit from Brazil and has been negotiating a sale of its assets in the South American country...

    Deals Rumor Mill: PetSmart, Societe Generale, Atlanta Hawks

    Private equity powerhouse KKR & Co. LP is reportedly among the buyout firms looking at snatching up PetSmart Inc., while Societe Generale SA is eyeing an exit from Brazil and has been negotiating a sale of its assets in the South American country...

    Deals Rumor Mill: PetSmart, Societe Generale, Atlanta Hawks

    Private equity powerhouse KKR & Co. LP is reportedly among the buyout firms looking at snatching up PetSmart Inc., while Societe Generale SA is eyeing an exit from Brazil and has been negotiating a sale of its assets in the South American country...

    Cross-State Rule Will Gain Power As EPA Revises Air Regs

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's revived cross-state air pollution rule won't have much regulatory oomph thanks to subsequent rules that do most of its job, but an expected rewrite of federal air quality standards could restore some...

    Cross-State Rule Will Gain Power As EPA Revises Air Regs

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's revived cross-state air pollution rule won't have much regulatory oomph thanks to subsequent rules that do most of its job, but an expected rewrite of federal air quality standards could restore some...

    Cross-State Rule Will Gain Power As EPA Revises Air Regs

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's revived cross-state air pollution rule won't have much regulatory oomph thanks to subsequent rules that do most of its job, but an expected rewrite of federal air quality standards could restore some...

    Texas Hospital Overhauls ER Screening After Ebola Failings

    Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, whose mistakes dealing with the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. called attention to a lack of readiness among health care providers, on Friday announced a raft of reforms aimed at averting additional...

    Exploration Co. Asks High Court To Take Oil Lease Dispute

    Oil and gas exploration company Century Exploration New Orleans LLC is seeking U.S. Supreme Court review of a decision allowing the government to add additional oil spill response requirements to its drilling lease, saying the decision would give the...

    Exploration Co. Asks High Court To Take Oil Lease Dispute

    Oil and gas exploration company Century Exploration New Orleans LLC is seeking U.S. Supreme Court review of a decision allowing the government to add additional oil spill response requirements to its drilling lease, saying the decision would give the...

    Exploration Co. Asks High Court To Take Oil Lease Dispute

    Oil and gas exploration company Century Exploration New Orleans LLC is seeking U.S. Supreme Court review of a decision allowing the government to add additional oil spill response requirements to its drilling lease, saying the decision would give the...

    U.S. Urged To Pursue Contact Lens Antitrust Case

    A leading antitrust law think tank urged U.S. regulators to take action against the prolific use of what it describes as retail price floors by the nation's top contact lens manufacturers, saying the business practice is illegal and pins consumers...

    Fighting Ebola At Source Will Protect US, Congress Hears

    Health care regulators and providers faced sharp questioning Friday on Capitol Hill about their ability to cope with Ebola patients, even as experts stressed that the best way to protect Americans is by battling the virus at its source in West Africa...

    NJ Lawmakers Advance Bill Expanding Data Breach Mandates

    A New Jersey Assembly panel on Thursday cleared a bill expanding the types of data breaches that companies are required to disclose to consumers, one of the latest efforts by legislators to regulate the oversight of consumer information in the wake of...

    NJ Lawmakers Advance Bill Expanding Data Breach Mandates

    A New Jersey Assembly panel on Thursday cleared a bill expanding the types of data breaches that companies are required to disclose to consumers, one of the latest efforts by legislators to regulate the oversight of consumer information in the wake of...

    NJ Lawmakers Advance Bill Expanding Data Breach Mandates

    A New Jersey Assembly panel on Thursday cleared a bill expanding the types of data breaches that companies are required to disclose to consumers, one of the latest efforts by legislators to regulate the oversight of consumer information in the wake of...

    Texas Justices Won't Review Bias Claim In $3.5M Oxbow Case

    The Texas Supreme Court on Friday let stand a $3.5 million judgment against an Oxbow Corp. unit in a dispute over a cogeneration contract, refusing to review a lower court's finding that the Porter Hedges LLP partner who arbitrated the case had not...

    Texas Justices Won't Review Bias Claim In $3.5M Oxbow Case

    The Texas Supreme Court on Friday let stand a $3.5 million judgment against an Oxbow Corp. unit in a dispute over a cogeneration contract, refusing to review a lower court's finding that the Porter Hedges LLP partner who arbitrated the case had not...

    Quinn Urges Temp Atty Ruling Before Skadden Decision

    Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP on Friday said a New York federal judge need not wait on a Second Circuit ruling in a similar case to decide the firm’s bid to toss a suit alleging it failed to pay temporary attorneys overtime, calling...

    Quinn Urges Temp Atty Ruling Before Skadden Decision

    Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP on Friday said a New York federal judge need not wait on a Second Circuit ruling in a similar case to decide the firm’s bid to toss a suit alleging it failed to pay temporary attorneys overtime, calling...

    Blank Check Co. Hydra Raises $80M In Downsized IPO

    Blank check company Hydra Industries Acquisition Corp. raised $80 million in a downsized initial public offering Friday after pricing 8 million units at $10 each, marking the third such company to go public since July. ...read more

    Blank Check Co. Hydra Raises $80M In Downsized IPO

    Blank check company Hydra Industries Acquisition Corp. raised $80 million in a downsized initial public offering Friday after pricing 8 million units at $10 each, marking the third such company to go public since July. ...read more