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Andrea Hartley Elected Chair Of ABA Law Practice Management Section

MIAMI - During its annual meeting in San Francisco last week, the American Bar Association (ABA) elected Akerman Senterfitt shareholder Andrea Hartley to serve as chair of the ABA Law Practice Management Section (LPM). Hartley has previously served the ABA as a fellow in the Business Law Section,...

Harrisburg, Pa., Files For Bankruptcy, Citing $310 Million Incinerator Debt, Lawsuits

HARRISBURG, Pa. - (Mealey's) The City of Harrisburg filed for Chapter 9 bankruptcy on Oct. 11, citing a $310 million debt from projected budget deficits combined with outstanding bond issues related to financing the city obtained for its trash incinerator, which processes waste into steam and electrical...

Greenberg Traurig Agrees To Pay $61 Million To Settle Ponzi Claims

By Michael J. Lello HOENIX - (Mealey's) The law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP on June 20 agreed to pay $61 million to settle a suit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona alleging that it aided an alleged Ponzi scheme that bankrupted two companies and led to $900 million in losses...