Jackson Lewis • December 2, 2016
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce that Orlando Principal Ralph Losey has authored E-Discovery for Everyone, an in-depth introduction to e-discovery topics influencing today’s legal procedures.
Franczek Radelet • November 30, 2016
As a young tyke growing up on the South Side of Chicago, I regularly reminded my mom and dad that when I grew up, I planned to be the editor of the Chicago Tribune and a second baseman for a major league baseball team, right before I became the first American Pope.
Ogletree Deakins • November 30, 2016
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins) is pleased to announce that the firm has been recognized as a top 30 law firm for client service in BTI Consulting Group’s (BTI) Client Service A-Team 2017 report. The firm ranked No. 16 on the BTI Client Service 30 list, an elite group of 30 law firms most recognized by clients for client service excellence. Ogletree Deakins was also named among the “Best Value Leaders” in the report.
Jackson Lewis • November 23, 2016
Eric Felsberg discusses the launch of the new JL Data Analytics Resource Group and how it plans to help clients achieve their long-term business goals in "This Law Firm Is Betting on Data," published by Bloomberg Big Law Business.
Ogletree Deakins • November 23, 2016
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to announce that Paul Lancaster Adams, office managing shareholder of the firm’s Philadelphia office, has been named one of Philly Biz Magazine’s 2016 Executives of the Year. Executives of the Year are nominated annually by the magazine’s online readers as business and industry leaders who are driving the economy forward. Philly Biz Magazine editors make the final selections.
Jackson Lewis • November 22, 2016
Jackson Lewis’ National e-Discovery Counsel, Ralph Losey, has just released a new book, e-Discovery for Everyone. Experts are praising e-Discovery for Everyone as an important book for both pleasure and reference. As the title suggests, Ralph’s book is written for everyone with an interest in e-discovery. It is classified by the ABA as an introductory to intermediate level book.
Vedder Price • November 18, 2016
Aaron R. Gelb, Vedder Price Shareholder and member of the firm's Labor & Employment practice area, recently authored the article, "Gesundheit! Illinois and Chicago Sick Leave Laws Prompt Employers to Seek Treatment," for Illinois Reporter Magazine.
Ogletree Deakins • Novmeber 18, 2016
On Monday, November 7, 2016, I traveled to Greenville, South Carolina—the birthplace of our firm—to participate in the Greenville Chamber of Commerce’s 2016 ATHENA Organizational Leadership Award ceremony. This award recognizes organizations for their commitment to increasing the positive impact of women’s leadership in the Greenville community. Greenville Office Managing Shareholder Mike Shetterly graciously accepted the award on behalf of the firm.
Jackson Lewis • November 17, 2016
Pedro J. Torres-Díaz discusses the lack of diversity in the legal profession and how young people can overcome these challenges in "Hispanic National Bar Association President: We Need More Latino Lawyers," published by NBC News.
Littler • November 17, 2016
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, has added four associates to its Kansas City office: Alyssa S. Gonnerman, Luke M. Hangge, Kyle A. Kitson and Robert J. Rojas. This group of attorneys follows the recent arrival of Kansas City Shareholders Jeffrey D. Hanslick, Anthony Romano and Curtis R. Summers.
Littler • November 17, 2016
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, is pleased to announce that Shareholders Melinda Caterine and Theodore Scott have been named Class of 2016 Fellows in the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. Their recognition as fellows is based on sustained outstanding performance in the profession, exemplifying integrity, dedication and excellence. Caterine and Scott were inducted into the Class of 2016 on November 12, 2016, at a ceremony in Chicago.
Littler • November 16, 2016
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, is pleased to announce the launch of its Franchise Compliance Toolkit. The web-based toolkit is designed to help ensure compliance with state and federal laws in the franchisor/franchisee context.
Jackson Lewis • November 15, 2016
Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country’s preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce employment litigator Elizabeth “Liz” Murphy has joined the firm’s Los Angeles office as a Principal. Ms. Murphy, who joins Jackson Lewis from Manning & Kass, brings to the firm more than 20 years of experience in employment litigation.
Littler • November 8, 2016
Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, was awarded the 2016 Legal Excellence Award as the Inclusion and Diversity Champion by Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company. This is the second time Littler has won the award, which is presented to firms demonstrating an exceptional commitment to inclusion and diversity.
Ogletree Deakins • November 8, 2016
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. (Ogletree Deakins), one of the largest labor and employment law firms representing management, is pleased to be named the ATHENA Organizational Leadership Award® recipient for 2016. The Greenville Chamber of Commerce presents this award to businesses and organizations that support, develop, and honor women leaders and inspire women to achieve their full potential. Ogletree Deakins received this honor for the implementation of the Ogletree Deakins Women’s Initiative (ODWIN), which supports the firm’s female attorneys in four key areas: talent development, alumnae relations, flexibility/awareness, and business development/client relations.