Law

Attorney Richard T. Elrod Appointed to Advisory Committee for Fox Valley Technical College

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 7:00pm

"I am honored to serve on the Paralegal Advisory Committee for Fox Valley Technical College.

Key Points: 
  • "I am honored to serve on the Paralegal Advisory Committee for Fox Valley Technical College.
  • I look forward to sharing my knowledge and experience in personal injury and labor law with the students and staff at FVTC," Elrod commented.
  • Richard has handled complex litigation cases in front of both the Wisconsin Supreme Court and the Wisconsin Court of Appeals.
  • Consistently recognized as a Wisconsin "Super Lawyer," Richard is considered to be in the top 5 percent of all attorneys in Wisconsin.

Michael D. Lipton, Q.C. and Kathleen Campbell Walker Recognized in Chambers Global Guide 2020

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 2:00pm

TROY, Mich., Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Michael D. Lipton, Q.C.

Key Points: 
  • TROY, Mich., Feb. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Michael D. Lipton, Q.C.
  • and Kathleen Campbell Walker have been recognized in Chambers Global Guide 2020.
  • The rankings provided in the Global Guide are nationwide rankings.
  • Dickinson Wright lawyers are regularly cited for their expertise and experience by Chambers, Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers, and other leading independent law firm evaluating organizations.

Form 8.3 - The Vanguard Group, Inc.: Ei Group plc

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 3:03pm

(b)Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):

Key Points: 
  • (b)Owner or controller of interests and short positions disclosed, if different from 1(a):
    The naming of nominee or vehicle companies is insufficient.
  • For a trust, the trustee(s), settlor and beneficiaries must be named.
  • (c)Name of offeror/offeree in relation to whose relevant securities this form relates:
    (d)If an exempt fund manager connected with an offeror/offeree, state this and specify identity of offeror/offeree:
    For an opening position disclosure, state the latest practicable date prior to the disclosure
    (f)In addition to the company in 1(c) above, is the discloser making disclosures in respect of any other party to the offer?
  • If it is a cash offer or possible cash offer, state "N/A"
    If there are positions or rights to subscribe to disclose in more than one class of relevant securities of the offeror or offeree named in 1(c), copy table 2(a) or (b) (as appropriate) for each additional class of relevant security.

FINAL DEADLINE ALERT - Green Dot Corp (GDOT) - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Reminds Investors With Losses Exceeding $100K of Class Action and Lead Plaintiff Deadline: February 17, 2020

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 3:00pm

This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Key Points: 
  • This class action seeks to recover damages against Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
  • If you suffered a loss in Green Dot you have until February 17, 2020 to request that the Court appoint you as lead plaintiff.
  • A lead plaintiff acts on behalf of all other class members in directing the litigation.
  • Your ability to share in any recovery doesn't require that you serve as a lead plaintiff.

Business and Contract Law Course (London, United Kingdom - December 3-4, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 2:27pm

In this session, participants will practice drafting contract terms and receive practical advice and guidance of how they can develop in this area.

Key Points: 
  • In this session, participants will practice drafting contract terms and receive practical advice and guidance of how they can develop in this area.
  • Arun Singh (Prof) OBE, FRSA is an international lawyer and consultant to an international law firm.
  • He was formerly a partner and head of commercial law at KPMG Legal and partner at Masons (now Pinsent Masons).
  • He was appointed an OBE by HM the Queen in January 1999 for services to international trade, investment and intercultural management.

Managing and Leading an Effective In-House Legal Department (London, United Kingdom - October 1-2, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 2:17pm

He held the positions of General Counsel at SGS and Group Legal Adviser at The BOC Group plc.

Key Points: 
  • He held the positions of General Counsel at SGS and Group Legal Adviser at The BOC Group plc.
  • Since 1998 when he established Lawyers in Business, Mark has worked with in-house legal departments, providing coaching and support for in-house lawyers, wherever located, on management issues, legal department performance and projects involving raising legal awareness.
  • He has written Managing In-house Legal Services for Thorogood Publishing.
  • His last legal department won two awards in 2013 for Best In-House Public Sector Legal Team.

Understanding and Managing Competition Law Compliance Course (London, United Kingdom - September 29, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:29pm

Previously she worked for City law firms Richards Butler (now Reed Smith) and Laytons.

Key Points: 
  • Previously she worked for City law firms Richards Butler (now Reed Smith) and Laytons.
  • She has particular expertise in advising on high value cross-border agreements that raise issues of competition law, applicable law and jurisdiction.
  • Rebecca devises courses and provides training to business executives and solicitors in Europe on corporate and commercial law topics.
  • Sarah Parker is an associate in Gibson Dunn's antitrust and competition law practice group, based in the firm's London office.

International Commercial Contracts School, 5 Day Seminar (Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 20-24, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:25pm

During this session, delegates will be given drafting exercises to put what they have learnt into practice.

Key Points: 
  • During this session, delegates will be given drafting exercises to put what they have learnt into practice.
  • Mark Weston is a partner at Hill Dickinson LLP where he is Head of Commercial Law (London), Information Technology Law and, Intellectual Property Law.
  • Mark's practice covers both non-contentious and contentious matters in all areas of commercial law, intellectual property law, information technology law, Internet, digital and privacy/data law.
  • He was formerly a partner and head of commercial law at KPMG Legal and partner at Masons (now Pinsent Masons).

Drafting International R&D Collaboration & Joint Venture Agreements - 1 Day Course (London, United Kingdom - September 15, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:20pm

Rebecca Attree, Company Commercial Solicitor at Attree & Co, her own international commercial law practice that she set up in 1995.

Key Points: 
  • Rebecca Attree, Company Commercial Solicitor at Attree & Co, her own international commercial law practice that she set up in 1995.
  • Rebecca has more than 25 years' experience in negotiating and drafting commercial contracts and resolving disputes.
  • She has particular expertise in advising on high value cross-border agreements that raise issues of competition law, applicable law and jurisdiction.
  • She is fully accredited to mediate in the UK, the US, and online, and has considerable experience of international disputes.

Negotiating and Drafting IT Contracts Course (London, United Kingdom: September 8-9, 2020) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, February 17, 2020 - 1:16pm

The "Negotiating and Drafting IT Contracts" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Key Points: 
  • The "Negotiating and Drafting IT Contracts" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • All those involved in IT transactions need to understand the trends and industry norms'.
  • A tough commercial environment means you need to guarantee you are getting the best terms available and the best deal for your company or clients.
  • Mark's practice covers both non-contentious and contentious matters in all areas of commercial law, intellectual property law, information technology law, Internet, digital and privacy/data law.