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US Companies Doing Business in Brazil Should Be Prepared For Scrutiny Cautions FCPA Attorney Tom Fox
July 29, 2015
Brazilian federal police recently seized documents, vehicles and other evidence from local and federal politicians in the ongoing and expanding probe of an alleged bribery and kickback scheme surrounding officials from Petrobras, Brazil’s state-owned oil company. The scandal has ensnared several politicians and construction magnates, including a World
 
NY Jury Issues $1.4 Million Verdict Against John Crane Inc. in Asbestos Death
July 28, 2015
BUFFALO, New York – A New York jury has returned a $1.42 million wrongful death verdict against John Crane Inc. after finding the Chicago-based manufacturer of asbestos gaskets and packing material responsible for exposing a U.S. Navy veteran to asbestos prior to his death from mesothelioma, an incurable asbestos-related cancer. The family of William
 
Dallas Women Lawyers Association Announces 2015 Awards Honorees, Male Lawyer Earns Top Honor For First Time
July 28, 2015
The Dallas Women Lawyers Association (DWLA) is honoring a distinguished group of attorneys with its annual awards for 2015, including presenting its top honor to a male lawyer for the first time in the organization’s 46-year history. DWLA is presenting the 2015 Louise B. Raggio Award to Michael Hurst of Dallas-based Gruber Hurst Elrod Johansen Hail
 
Gardere Gains State-of-the-Art Office in Houston Relocation
July 27, 2015
HOUSTON – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is pleased to announce the relocation of the Firm's Houston office. Although the Firm will remain in Wells Fargo Plaza in downtown Houston, the office, spanning nearly 75,000 square feet, will be relocated to floors 20-22, effective immediately. “We are thrilled to begin operation out of our new and innovative
 
Dallas Women Lawyers Association Announces 2015 Awards Honorees
July 27, 2015
DALLAS – The Dallas Women Lawyers Association (DWLA) is honoring a distinguished group of attorneys with its annual awards for 2015, including presenting its top honor to a male lawyer for the first time in the organization’s 46-year history. DWLA is presenting the 2015 Louise B. Raggio Award to Michael Hurst of Dallas-based Gruber Hurst Elrod
 
Bankruptcy Attorney Sid Scheinberg Says Student Loan Discharge a Question of Public Policy
July 24, 2015
With public support for student loan forgiveness gaining momentum, many people drowning in debt have newfound hope. However, says bankruptcy attorney Sid Scheinberg of Godwin Lewis PC in Dallas, true reforms cannot happen without a change in public policy. “In creating the bankruptcy laws, the federal government gave itself preferred creditor status,
 
Japanese Transport Company K-Line Agrees to Settlement in Alleged Price-Fixing Scheme
July 23, 2015
NEWARK, N.J. – Attorneys representing a group of consumers and auto and truck and equipment dealerships in antitrust claims against more than a dozen international shipping firms have reached a settlement with Japan’s Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha Ltd., known as K-Line. The plaintiffs include the indirect purchasers of millions of vehicles transported
 
North Dakota Appeals Court Affirms Trade Secret Win for Houston Oil & Gas Companies
July 21, 2015
DALLAS – The Eighth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the determination by a federal district court in North Dakota that Australia-based Macquarie Bank Ltd. misappropriated confidential information the company received as part of the collateral on a loan to develop oil and gas properties that included reserves in North Dakota’s Bakken
 
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