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Greenberg Traurig Expands Miami Litigation Practice with Addition of Thomas Heisler

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - 12:00am

continues the strategic expansion of its Miami Litigation Practice with the addition of Thomas R. Heisler as a shareholder.

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  • continues the strategic expansion of its Miami Litigation Practice with the addition of Thomas R. Heisler as a shareholder.
  • He focuses his practice on business-related disputes and litigation in the areas of real estate, financial services, trust and estates, shareholder and partnership disputes, and commercial contracts.
  • "In the past 18 months, we have continually expanded our litigation practice to meet increased client demand, and Tom's trial experience is a welcome addition to our team," said Shareholder Brigid F. Cech Samole , who is co-chair of the Miami Litigation Practice.
  • About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2300 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.

Mathew Rosengart Named Top 100 Lawyer By Los Angeles/San Francisco Daily Journal

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 11:40pm

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Mathew S. Rosengart, a shareholder in Greenberg Traurig 's Los Angeles office, was named among the Top 100 lawyers in California by the Daily Journal in its annual list highlighting the State's leading lawyers, who perform cutting-edge work for their clients and have made a significant impact on the industry.

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  • LOS ANGELES, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Mathew S. Rosengart, a shareholder in Greenberg Traurig 's Los Angeles office, was named among the Top 100 lawyers in California by the Daily Journal in its annual list highlighting the State's leading lawyers, who perform cutting-edge work for their clients and have made a significant impact on the industry.
  • A member of the Board of Governors of the Beverly Hills Bar Association, Rosengart was recently also honored by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the leading litigators in Los Angeles who are "masters of their craft," "superb litigation specialists," and "the lawyers you want in your corner."
  • About Greenberg Traurig: Greenberg Traurig, LLP (GT) has approximately 2,300 attorneys in 40 locations in the United States, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East.
  • The firm is net carbon neutral with respect to its office energy usage and Mansfield Rule 4.0 Plus Certified.

Best of the Bay 2021's Best Law Firm

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 8:06pm

is honored to share that it has been voted Best Law Firm by Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay 2021 .

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  • is honored to share that it has been voted Best Law Firm by Creative Loafing's Best of the Bay 2021 .
  • "Once again, we are thankful to be acknowledged by the community and our clients as Best Law Firm in Tampa Bay.
  • It's a special honor as this is the first year we were nominated for the Best of the Bay-Best Law Firm category.
  • We are proud of our lawyers and staff, who go above and beyond to serve, resulting in this and other Best Law Firm awards.

INNV ALERT: InnovAge Holding Corp. Investors with Substantial Losses Have Opportunity to Lead Class Action Lawsuit

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 8:36pm

If you wish to serve as lead plaintiff of the InnovAge class action lawsuit, please provide your information by clicking here .

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  • If you wish to serve as lead plaintiff of the InnovAge class action lawsuit, please provide your information by clicking here .
  • Lead plaintiff motions for the InnovAge class action lawsuit must be filed with the court no later than December 13, 2021.
  • A lead plaintiff acts on behalf of all other class members in directing the InnovAge class action lawsuit.
  • An investors ability to share in any potential future recovery of the InnovAge class action lawsuit is not dependent upon serving as lead plaintiff.

The Transformative Justice Coalition (TJC) Hosts Historic Remembering Ahmaud Arbery - Week of Action

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 8:01pm

WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Transformative Justice Coalition (TJC) founded by Barbara Arnwine, Esq.

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  • WASHINGTON, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --The Transformative Justice Coalition (TJC) founded by Barbara Arnwine, Esq.
  • and led by its Chairman, Daryl Jones, Esq., are expecting more than 100 people to show up and support the Arbery family when jury selection begins Monday in the trial of three white men accused of killing Ahmaud Arbery.
  • Mrs. Mamie Till Mobley had an open-casket viewing of her 14 year old son's body and spent her lifetime seeking justice for Emmitt Till.
  • What:REMEMBERING AHMAUD ARBERY THE BRUNSWICK PLAN: "AMERICAN JUSTICE ON TRIAL"
    Founded in 2015 by Barbara Arnwine, president emeritus of the Lawyer's Committee for Civil Rights, the Transformative Justice Coalition seeks to be a catalyst for transformative institutional changes that bring about justice and equality in the United States and abroad.

IAC issues statement after UN Letter release is made public : Cape Verde, Criticised Heavily by the United Nations

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 7:40pm

The United Nations expresses its "deep concern about the allegations of arbitrary arrest, detention and extradition proceedings against Ambassador Saab".

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  • The United Nations expresses its "deep concern about the allegations of arbitrary arrest, detention and extradition proceedings against Ambassador Saab".
  • The United Nations Human Rights (OHCHR) letter1 sent to the government of Cape Verde on July 19, 2021, was made public to a large group of independent experts.
  • Early this morning, alarm was raised at the fate of Ambassador Alex Saab detained by the Cape Verdean authorities.
  • I urge the Cape Verde authorities to release Alex Saab immediately and demand accountability.

DLA Piper advises Tristar Acquisition I Corp. in US$200 million IPO

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 6:25pm

NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --DLA Piper represented Tristar Acquisition I Corp. (NYSE: TRIS.U) in its initial public offering of 20,000,000 units at a price of $10 per unit.

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  • NEW YORK, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --DLA Piper represented Tristar Acquisition I Corp. (NYSE: TRIS.U) in its initial public offering of 20,000,000 units at a price of $10 per unit.
  • Each unit consists of one share of the company's Class A common stock and one-half of one redeemable warrant.
  • Each whole warrant entitles the holder to purchase one share of Class A common stock at a price of $11.50 per share.
  • Tristar is a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) that will focus on businesses related to telecommunications, technology or related businesses.DLA Piper also represented Navigation Capital Partners, Inc., a member of the company's sponsor group.

Chicago Attorney Michael I. Behn Spotlights Whistleblowers' Contributions at National Meeting of Medicaid Fraud Prosecutors

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 4:00pm

CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Whistleblowers' lawyer Michael I. Behn of Chicago, Illinois, recently spoke at the annual training conference for the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU).

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  • CHICAGO, Oct. 15, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Whistleblowers' lawyer Michael I. Behn of Chicago, Illinois, recently spoke at the annual training conference for the National Association of Medicaid Fraud Control Units (NAMFCU).
  • "The states have demonstrated powerful leadership in prosecuting Medicaid fraud under state False Claims Acts," said Behn, a former federal prosecutor in New York .
  • Behn has represented whistleblowers in several successful multi-state qui tam actions, which obtained large recoveries for Medicaid fraud.
  • Further details about Behn & Wyetzner, Chartered, qui tam actions, relators, Medicare and Medicaid fraud, pharmaceutical and pharmacy fraud, and procurement fraud can be found at http://www.BehnWyetzner.com .

Judge Carl E. Stewart to Receive the 2021 American Inns of Court A. Sherman Christensen Award

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:15pm

Judge Carl E. Stewart has been selected to receive the prestigious 2021 American Inns of Court A. Sherman Christensen Award , which recognizes those who have provided exceptional leadership to the American Inns of Court movement.

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  • Judge Carl E. Stewart has been selected to receive the prestigious 2021 American Inns of Court A. Sherman Christensen Award , which recognizes those who have provided exceptional leadership to the American Inns of Court movement.
  • Judge Stewart is the whole package, says Chief Judge Barbara Lynn of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas, who nominated Stewart for the award.
  • At the local level, Stewart has promoted the American Inns of Court by speaking to more than 50 inns around the country while president.
  • Stewart has also promoted the American Inns of Court internationally, encouraging close collaboration with the English legal community.

Jonathan Wolf, Esquire, to Receive the 2021 American Inns of Court Sandra Day O’Connor Award for Professional Service

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 2:15pm

Jonathan Wolf has been selected to receive the prestigious 2021 American Inns of Court Sandra Day OConnor Award for Professional Service , which honors an American Inn of Court member in practice 10 years or fewer for their excellence in public interest or pro bono activities.

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  • Jonathan Wolf has been selected to receive the prestigious 2021 American Inns of Court Sandra Day OConnor Award for Professional Service , which honors an American Inn of Court member in practice 10 years or fewer for their excellence in public interest or pro bono activities.
  • Wolf will receive the award at the annual Celebration of Excellence held at the Supreme Court of the United States on April 2, 2022, which has been postponed due to the pandemic.
  • Cloud, Minnesota, law firm Rinke Noonan since 2014, Wolf is deeply committed to pro bono work, says his mentor Nicholas R. Delaney, Esquire, who nominated Wolf for the award.
  • Wolf is a member of the John E. Simonett American Inn of Court in Waite Park and St.