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Kevin M. LaCroix
Failed Bank Investors' Securities Suit Dismissed

On January 14, 2011, in a ruling that could have implications for other failed bank investors' securities class action lawsuits, Northern District of Georgia Judge Charles A. Pannell, Jr . granted defendants' motions to dismiss the securities...

Tom Moylan
U.S. High Court Hears Arguments On Whether Federal Court Can Enjoin Similar State Class Action

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) The U.S. Supreme Court on Jan. 18 heard arguments on whether people who were not party to a federal Baycol heart drug economic class action that was dismissed on summary judgment can be enjoined by the federal court from...

James Cordrey
Bankruptcy Court's Jurisdiction Over Defamation Claims Debated

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (Mealey's) Attorneys representing a man who stripped his father of his assets before he died and suppressed or destroyed the trust document pertaining to his father's estate, and attorneys for the wife of the deceased, who had...

Bajeerah LaCava
U.S. High Court Upholds NASA Employee Background Questionnaire

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- (Mealey's) A mandatory questionnaire for National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) employees is not only reasonable in light of the federal government's interests but subject to substantial protections against disclosure...

LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff
Ulmer & Berne Welcomes Daniel Montenaro As Counsel In Growing Chicago Office

CHICAGO - Ulmer & Berne LLP has announced that Daniel Montenaro has joined the firm's Business Litigation Group as counsel in the Chicago office. Montenaro, 37, joins the firm after spending more than nine years as in-house counsel to two major...

LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff
McGlinchey Stafford Opens New Office In Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - McGlinchey Stafford PLLC has announced that the firm has opened a new office in Jacksonville, Fla., expanding the firm's presence to nine offices in six states. The Florida office is home to three new attorneys: Mark New, Carter...