Intellectual property

Micross Acquires High-Reliability DC-DC Converter Business of Infineon Technologies AG

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Micross Components, Inc. ("Micross" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high-reliability microelectronic product and service solutions for aerospace, defense, space, medical and industrial applications and a portfolio company of Behrman Capital, today announced signing a definitive agreement to purchase the High-Reliability DC-DC converter business (the "Business") of Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY), a global semiconductor leader in power systems and IoT. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of calendar year 2023.

Key Points: 
  • The addition of Infineon's High-Reliability DC-DC converter business expands Micross' power management solution offerings which are supported by a high degree of intellectual property.
  • Adding Infineon's DC-DC converter Business to Micross' platform further differentiates and adds significant IP to the Company's leading position as a one-stop source of supply for high-reliability electronic products and services.
  • We look forward to continuing to work with management to identify additional opportunities to drive growth at Micross."
  • Vince Buffa, Chairman and CEO of Micross, said, "We are delighted to partner with this experienced team which further expands the Micross team's design capabilities.

Micross Acquires High-Reliability DC-DC Converter Business of Infineon Technologies AG

Retrieved on: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2023

MELVILLE, N.Y., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Micross Components, Inc. ("Micross" or the "Company"), a leading provider of high-reliability microelectronic product and service solutions for aerospace, defense, space, medical and industrial applications and a portfolio company of Behrman Capital, today announced signing a definitive agreement to purchase the High-Reliability DC-DC converter business (the "Business") of Infineon Technologies AG (FSE: IFX / OTCQX: IFNNY), a global semiconductor leader in power systems and IoT. The deal is expected to close in the first quarter of calendar year 2023.

Key Points: 
  • The addition of Infineon's High-Reliability DC-DC converter business expands Micross' power management solution offerings which are supported by a high degree of intellectual property.
  • Vince Buffa, Chairman and CEO of Micross, said, "We are delighted to partner with this experienced team which further expands the Micross team's design capabilities.
  • Adding Infineon's DC-DC converter Business to Micross' platform further differentiates and adds significant IP to the Company's leading position as a one-stop source of supply for high-reliability electronic products and services.
  • We look forward to continuing to work with management to identify additional opportunities to drive growth at Micross."

Lathrop GPM LLP Names Frank Sciremammano Partner in Charge of D.C. Office

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Lathrop GPM LLP is pleased to announce that Frank Sciremammano has been named the Partner in Charge of the firm's Washington, D.C. office. He succeeds Eric Yaffe, who held the position for 17 years. Yaffe will continue with his full-time legal practice representing corporations, franchises and individuals in high-stakes litigation and investigations across the country.

Key Points: 
  • Lathrop GPM LLP is pleased to announce that Frank Sciremammano has been named the Partner in Charge of the firm's Washington, D.C. office.
  • WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Lathrop GPM LLP is pleased to announce that Frank Sciremammano has been named the Partner in Charge of the firm's Washington, D.C. office.
  • Yaffe will continue with his full-time legal practice representing corporations, franchises and individuals in high-stakes litigation and investigations across the country.
  • I'm confident Frank is the right leader and will continue to grow the office and its various practices."

Everest Group names Quantiphi as a Specialist Leader and Star Performer in Analytics and AI Services

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantiphi, an AI-first digital engineering company, is named a Leader and Star Performer in the Everest Group Analytics and AI Services Specialists PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2022.

Key Points: 
  • MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Quantiphi, an AI-first digital engineering company, is named a Leader and Star Performer in the Everest Group Analytics and AI Services Specialists PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2022.
  • Quantiphi has also been named a STAR Performer for demonstrating the most improvement over time on the PEAK Matrix.
  • As part of the assessment, Everest Group evaluated 22 specialist service providers across the globe on their AI offerings.
  • This has all helped Quantiphi emerge as a Leader in Everest Group's Analytics and AI Services Specialists PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2022."

Everest Group names Quantiphi as a Specialist Leader and Star Performer in Analytics and AI Services

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Quantiphi, an AI-first digital engineering company, is named a Leader and Star Performer in the Everest Group Analytics and AI Services Specialists PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2022.

Key Points: 
  • MARLBOROUGH, Mass., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Quantiphi, an AI-first digital engineering company, is named a Leader and Star Performer in the Everest Group Analytics and AI Services Specialists PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2022.
  • Quantiphi has also been named a STAR Performer for demonstrating the most improvement over time on the PEAK Matrix.
  • As part of the assessment, Everest Group evaluated 22 specialist service providers across the globe on their AI offerings.
  • This has all helped Quantiphi emerge as a Leader in Everest Group's Analytics and AI Services Specialists PEAK Matrix® Assessment 2022."

Veeva Statement in Support of Proposed FTC Rule to Ban Non-Competes

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Consistent with its long-standing work to abolish non-compete agreements, Veeva Systems (NYSE: VEEV) today announced its support for the proposed Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rule to ban employee non-competes. As the FTC noted, the evidence is clear that the free flow of talent drives growth and innovation:

Key Points: 
  • PLEASANTON, Calif., Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Consistent with its long-standing work to abolish non-compete agreements, Veeva Systems (NYSE: VEEV) today announced its support for the proposed Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rule to ban employee non-competes.
  • For more than a decade, Veeva has worked against the use of non-compete agreements and fought to have them banned nationally.
  • Veeva CEO Peter Gassner statement regarding proposed FTC rule to ban non-competes:
    "The swift action to ban non-competes is an important step in advancing employee freedom, innovation, and the economy.
  • 2013: First defense of a Veeva employee in a non-compete case; defended many since
    Visit veeva.com/noncompetes for additional resources and information on non-competes.

Veeva Statement in Support of Proposed FTC Rule to Ban Non-Competes

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

BARCELONA, Spain, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Consistent with its long-standing work to abolish non-compete agreements, Veeva Systems (NYSE: VEEV) today announced its support for the proposed Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rule to ban employee non-competes. As the FTC noted, the evidence is clear that the free flow of talent drives growth and innovation:

Key Points: 
  • BARCELONA, Spain, Jan. 10, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Consistent with its long-standing work to abolish non-compete agreements, Veeva Systems (NYSE: VEEV) today announced its support for the proposed Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rule to ban employee non-competes.
  • For more than a decade, Veeva has worked against the use of non-compete agreements and fought to have them banned nationally.
  • Veeva CEO Peter Gassner statement regarding proposed FTC rule to ban non-competes:
    "The swift action to ban non-competes is an important step in advancing employee freedom, innovation, and the economy.
  • 2013: First defense of a Veeva employee in a non-compete case; defended many since
    Visit veeva.com/noncompetes for additional resources and information on non-competes.

4 Greenberg Traurig Texas Attorneys Named to D Magazine 'Best Lawyers Under 40' List

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Monday, January 9, 2023

DALLAS, Jan. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Four attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP's Dallas office were selected to D Magazine's 2022 "Best Lawyers Under 40" list, recognizing young lawyers in the North Texas area. Sarah-Michelle Stearns and Allison M. Stewart made their debut on the list this year.

Key Points: 
  • Four attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP's Dallas office were selected to D Magazine's 2022 "Best Lawyers Under 40" list, recognizing young lawyers in the North Texas area.
  • DALLAS, Jan. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Four attorneys from global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP's Dallas office were selected to D Magazine's 2022 "Best Lawyers Under 40" list, recognizing young lawyers in the North Texas area.
  • Greenberg Traurig Dallas attorneys selected for 2023 include:
    Basile has more than 15 years of combined experience in the tech and legal industries.
  • The complete list of attorneys will appear in the January 2023 edition of D Magazine and is available online.

Texas Bankruptcy Boutique Law Firm Becomes Ross, Smith & Binford with Offices in Dallas and Austin

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Monday, January 9, 2023

DALLAS, Jan. 9, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Former Texas Assistant Attorney General Jason B. Binford has joined the respected bankruptcy and mediation firm Ross & Smith, PC, as a name shareholder.

Key Points: 
  • The boutique law firm became known as Ross, Smith & Binford, PC , with offices in Dallas and Austin, effective Jan. 2.
  • Mr. Binford shared his excitement at joining the firm founded by prominent Texas-based bankruptcy attorneys Judith W. Ross and Ms. Smith.
  • Ms. Smith is a recognized leader in the representation of debtors, secured lenders, unsecured creditor committees, and asset purchasers in bankruptcy.
  • She serves as Co-Chair of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Subcommittee of the Business Bankruptcy Committee of the American Bar Association

McKool Smith Names New Principals

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Monday, January 9, 2023

"The promotion of our new principals reflect their individual achievements and significant contributions to our firm," said McKool Smith Chairman and Managing Principal David Sochia .

Key Points: 
  • "The promotion of our new principals reflect their individual achievements and significant contributions to our firm," said McKool Smith Chairman and Managing Principal David Sochia .
  • "These two are the latest in a long line of McKool Smith professionals who have distinguished themselves with their skills, business acumen, and commitment to our clients."
  • With 130 trial lawyers across offices in Austin, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles, Marshall, New York, and Washington, D.C., McKool Smith has established a reputation as one of America's leading trial firms.
  • McKool Smith represents clients in complex commercial litigation, intellectual property, bankruptcy, insurance recovery, and white collar defense matters.