Private law

Hunton Andrews Kurth Names Douglass P. Selby Atlanta Office Managing Partner

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 1:54pm

Atlanta, Georgia, Oct. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP is pleased to announce that Douglass P. Selby , partner and co-chair of the firms national public finance practice, has been named managing partner of the firms Atlanta office.

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  • Atlanta, Georgia, Oct. 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP is pleased to announce that Douglass P. Selby , partner and co-chair of the firms national public finance practice, has been named managing partner of the firms Atlanta office.
  • Selby has spent the entirety of his 26-year legal career in the Atlanta office of Hunton Andrews Kurth, perfectly positioning him to drive the enhancement and growth of the firms Atlanta practice.
  • In addition to his new role as Managing Partner, Selby also sits on the Atlanta offices Diversity & Inclusion Committee.
  • We are grateful for Dougs clear investment in and commitment to the firms Atlanta office, and look forward to his continued leadership in this new role, said Wally Martinez , Hunton Andrews Kurth managing partner.

DGAP-News: EcoGraf Limited: Battery Anode Material Facility Development Approvals

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 11:13am

Diversified battery anode materials company EcoGraf Limited (EcoGraf or the Company) (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQX: ECGFF) is pleased to provide an update on regulatory permitting and approvals processes for commencement of development activities at its new EcoGraf(TM) Battery Anode Material Facility in Western Australia.

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  • Diversified battery anode materials company EcoGraf Limited (EcoGraf or the Company) (ASX: EGR; FSE: FMK; OTCQX: ECGFF) is pleased to provide an update on regulatory permitting and approvals processes for commencement of development activities at its new EcoGraf(TM) Battery Anode Material Facility in Western Australia.
  • Data generated from pre-construction testworks conducted during the year has been incorporated by GR Engineering into updated plans for the site configuration and operational activity during the initial and expansion phases.
  • These studies are expected to be completed in December and enable submission of the Works and Development Approval proposals to Government in January.
  • The EcoGraf(TM) site is located in a well established strategic industrial area and the Government review and approval process typically takes approximately 3 months.

RE/MAX Marketplace Adds 4 Vendors in Q3, Providing Powerful Tools to Help Agents Level Up Their Business

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 1:35pm

All services and materials are available for purchase directly through the RE/MAX Marketplace , the online portal exclusively available to RE/MAX agents in the U.S. and Canada often at RE/MAX negotiated rates.

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  • All services and materials are available for purchase directly through the RE/MAX Marketplace , the online portal exclusively available to RE/MAX agents in the U.S. and Canada often at RE/MAX negotiated rates.
  • The platform can assist with finding a mortgage provider, booking their movers, setting up internet and cable, getting home security, switching utilities and even changing addresses.
  • Many of the companies in the RE/MAX Approved Supplier program offer exclusive discounts to RE/MAX agents.
  • With everything from yard signs to legal services, clothing to technology, these companies provide powerful tools to help RE/MAX agents run a successful business.

Sodoro + Mooney + Lenaghan is Proud to Join Forces with Army Veteran and Experienced Attorney

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 1:32pm

Jon-Thomas Roemmick, with his concentration in Workers' Compensation defense, is the most recent hire who will help them succeed in this mission.

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  • Jon-Thomas Roemmick, with his concentration in Workers' Compensation defense, is the most recent hire who will help them succeed in this mission.
  • As a United States Army veteran who served three combat deployments and was awarded two army achievement medals, Roemmick practices law with a 'never quit,' 'mission first' mindset.
  • Sodoro, Mooney, & Lenaghan, LLC is a full-service law firm answering to the legal needs of Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas, Missouri and South Dakota.
  • For more information, or to contact the team at Sodoro + Mooney + Lenaghan, go to smllawoffice.com or email Kelsey Sievers at 321868@email4pr.com or call (402) 504-9346.

Smokeball Ushers in Its Fourth-Annual Season of Giving

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

Smokeball legal practice management kicks off the 2021 holiday season with its fourth annual Season of Giving, a donation program benefiting two well-regarded local charity partners.

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  • Smokeball legal practice management kicks off the 2021 holiday season with its fourth annual Season of Giving, a donation program benefiting two well-regarded local charity partners.
  • Its the core purpose that guides our work, and its the reason were so excited to kick off Season of Giving Back to support organizations making a difference every day.
  • During the Season of Giving Back, which begins Friday, Oct. 22, and ends Tuesday, Nov. 30, Smokeball will donate $100 (up to $30,000) for every new customer software demo.
  • However, donations from Smokeballs Season of Giving Back partnership will benefit the organizations Broadway Youth Center expansion.

Greenberg Traurig Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Dynamic, Award-Winning Mexico City Office

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 7:15pm

MEXICO CITY, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Marking a decade of dynamic, best-in-class client service, the Mexico City ofce of global law rm Greenberg Traurig, LLP is celebrating 10 years of continued growth.

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  • MEXICO CITY, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Marking a decade of dynamic, best-in-class client service, the Mexico City ofce of global law rm Greenberg Traurig, LLP is celebrating 10 years of continued growth.
  • Since its opening in 2011, Greenberg Traurig's Mexico City ofce has grown to approximately 100 lawyers and staff.
  • "The Mexico City office has played a pivotal role in delivering value for local and international clients, further advancing the rm's long-held commitment to Latin America.
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    About Greenberg Traurig Mexico: Greenberg Traurig's Mexico City office offers clients innovative, strategic advice and legal services that span both traditional fields and contemporary regulatory sectors.

Seward & Kissel Named Best Law Firm for Fund Structuring by Private Equity Wire

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 2:30pm

Seward & Kissel LLP has received the 2021 Best Law Firm Fund Structuring award from Private Equity Wire.

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  • Seward & Kissel LLP has received the 2021 Best Law Firm Fund Structuring award from Private Equity Wire.
  • The annual Private Equity Wire US Awards honor providers of services and solutions to the private equity industry who are selected by more than 400 GPs and the broader Private Equity Wire readership.
  • Seward & Kissel was presented the award at a ceremony in New York City on October 20.
  • We are honored to be selected as the best law firm for fund formation within the private equity industry.

Admiral Broadens Guidewire Deployment with Claims Go-Live

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 10:00am

Admiral Group plc, the FTSE 100 Financial Services organisation, and Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE) today announced that Admiral has implemented Guidewire as the new claims management system for its household line of business.

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  • Admiral Group plc, the FTSE 100 Financial Services organisation, and Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE) today announced that Admiral has implemented Guidewire as the new claims management system for its household line of business.
  • The increased use of Guidewire is enabling Admiral to:
    Manage claims processes more cost-effectively through a streamlined, agile, and proficient claims system;
    Access and gather higher quality data more systematically and efficiently for increased insight, clearer reporting, and better-informed decision-making, and
    Provide enhanced digital customer experience by offering more choice and flexibility when submitting claims.
  • Weve worked closely with Admiral and Guidewire to deliver an innovative digital claims platform which will transform the way claims are managed, commented Mitch Robinson, partner in EYs Financial Services practice.
  • We congratulate Admiral on their latest deployment and thank them for their continued trust in Guidewire, said Laurent Fontaine, group vice president, Sales EMEA, Guidewire Software.

Distinguished Attorney Gives Back to His Law School Alma Mater, Donating $3 Million to Establish The Benny Agosto, Jr. Diversity Center at South Texas College of Law Houston

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:53pm

In grateful recognition of the $3 million gift from Nikki and Benny Agosto, Jr. one of the largest single gifts to any law school for this purpose the new center will be named The Benny Agosto, Jr. Diversity Center at South Texas College of Law Houston.

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  • In grateful recognition of the $3 million gift from Nikki and Benny Agosto, Jr. one of the largest single gifts to any law school for this purpose the new center will be named The Benny Agosto, Jr. Diversity Center at South Texas College of Law Houston.
  • The funding will create a new location to house The Benny Agosto, Jr. Diversity Center and permit the hiring of a program director.
  • Agosto's gift also will support diversity scholarships and allow STCL Houston to develop relevant diversity programming aimed at the legal profession.
  • I am personally working to change things, and I believe South Texas College of Law Houston is playing a key role in this transformation.

International Consulting Teams at Healy Consultants Help Clients Bridge Gaps Between International Business Communities, as Research Confirms Importance of EDI

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 - 6:00pm

"As the new Workday and Sapio research shows, business today is increasingly international, and a firm's employees must reflect this reality to reap the inherent benefits and not fall behind the times.

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  • "As the new Workday and Sapio research shows, business today is increasingly international, and a firm's employees must reflect this reality to reap the inherent benefits and not fall behind the times.
  • Our team speaks a combined 25 languages, which I believe speaks volumes, to coin a phrase!"
  • Healy Consultants is an international business consultancy with a track record of excellence since 2003.
  • Based in France, Aidan Healy counsels business and government executives from around the world on their expansion plans.