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Martindale-Hubbell To Hold Counsel To Counsel Best Practice Forum In San Francisco on E-Discovery and Managing Electronically Stored Information May 7

On May 7, 2008, Martindale-Hubbell will hold a Counsel to Counsel Best Practice Forum entitled Increasing Predictability, Mitigating Risks: Next Generation Electronically Stored Information (ESI) Management and E-Discovery Approaches . The session will...

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Paul E. Mason on Hall Street Assocs. L.L.C. v. Mattel, Inc.

The Supreme Court's recent decision in Hall Street Assocs. L.L.C. v. Mattel, Inc., 2008 U.S. LEXIS 2911 (March 25, 2008) addresses whether contractual arbitration clauses or agreements calling for expanded judicial review of arbitration awards are...

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International & Foreign Law Community Staff
Richardson & Patel Forms Alliance with Leading Chinese Law Firm

LOS ANGELES – (AP) Richardson & Patel, LLP today announced Monday it has entered into an alliance with Li & Partners, one of China's premier law firms, consisting of more than 60 attorneys. The alliance will fortify Richardson &...

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Sidley Expands in London with Hiring of Hedge Fund and Financial Markets Partner, Bruce Gardner

LONDON – Sidley Austin LLP announced today that Bruce Gardner has joined the firm's London office as a partner in the Investment Funds, Advisers and Derivatives group. Gardner will continue to focus on hedge funds, alternative asset management...

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Mino Auletta Elected President of Court of Arbitration for Sport, Defeating Former World Anti-Doping Chief *** Pound

MONACO – On the occasion of its 27th Meeting, held in Monaco, the International Council of Arbitration for Sport (ICAS) elected Mr Mino Auletta (Italy) as President of ICAS/CAS. Mr Auletta performed the function of President ad interim of ICAS/CAS...

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Gareth Kendall Joins Chadbourne & Parke's London Office as Partner in the Corporate Practice

NEW YORK – The international law firm of Chadbourne & Parke has announced that Gareth Kendall has joined the Firm as a partner in the London office of Chadbourne & Parke, its affiliated multinational partnership. Mr. Kendall, 42, brings...