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U.S. High Court Hears Arguments In Appeal Over FLSA, Verbal Complaints
Posted on 13 Oct 2010 by Bajeerah LaCava

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) Both written and verbal complaints are allowed under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the attorney representing a former plastics company employee argued before the U.S. Supreme Court on Oct. 13 ( Kevin Kasten v.... Read More

Principal Deputy Associate Attorney General For DOJ Rejoins Sidley Austin
Posted on 9 Feb 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Sidley Austin LLP has announced that Joseph R. Guerra has rejoined the firm in Washington, D.C., as a partner in the firm's appellate practice. He recently completed approximately two years of service as the principal deputy associate... Read More

David H. Hoffman Joins Sidley Austin LLP In Chicago
Posted on 31 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHICAGO - Sidley Austin LLP has announced that David H. Hoffman has joined the firm as a partner in the litigation group. He will be resident in the firm's Chicago office. Hoffman is the former inspector general for the City of Chicago, an independent... Read More

Goodwin Procter Expands California Commercial Litigation Presence With Addition Of Steven Ellis
Posted on 17 Dec 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

BOSTON - Goodwin Procter, a national Am Law 50 firm, has announced that Steven A. Ellis has joined the firm as a partner in its Consumer Financial Services Litigation practice, in its Los Angeles office. Ellis' practice will focus on complex commercial... Read More

Former Acting Chief Counsel Of FDA, Jeffrey M. Senger, Joins Sidley Austin LLP
Posted on 10 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Sidley Austin LLP has announced that Jeffrey M. Senger, former acting chief counsel and Deputy Chief Counsel of the Food and Drug Administration, has joined Sidley as a partner in the global food, drug and medical device regulatory... Read More

Sidley Partner Virginia Seitz Confirmed As Assistant Attorney General For Office Of Legal Counsel
Posted on 2 Aug 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Sidley Austin LLP has announced that Virginia Seitz has been confirmed by the Senate to lead the Justice Department's Office of Legal Counsel. Seitz has been a partner in Sidley's Washington, D.C., office since 1998. She... Read More

Sidley Elects 28 To Partnership In 6 Offices
Posted on 21 Jan 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHICAGO - Sidley Austin has elected 28 new partners in six U.S. and international offices, effective as of Jan. 1, 2011. The new partners practice in a broad range of transactional, litigation and regulatory practices. The new partners are listed below... Read More

Rachel Sher Joins Butler Rubin As An Associate
Posted on 16 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHICAGO - Rachel Sher has joined the Chicago law firm Butler Rubin Saltarelli & Boyd LLP as an associate. At Butler Rubin, she will concentrate her practice in the firm's complex business disputes practice. Most recently, Sher was a an associate... Read More

Sidley Austin LLP Adds Steven T. Catlett To Labor And Employment Practice In Chicago
Posted on 6 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

CHICAGO - Sidley Austin LLP has announced that it has added Steven T. Catlett as a partner to the firm's labor and employment practice in Chicago. A 25-year legal veteran, Catlett is a well-known and highly regarded class action litigator, who... Read More