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Venture Law Group founder Craig Johnson dies at 62

Oct 6, 2009 Craig Johnson, the visionary Silicon Valley lawyer who founded Venture Law Group and more recently Virtual Law Partners (VLP), died from a stroke last weekend, just after coming back from a honeymoon in Europe with his…

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Bingham hires former SEC chairman Christopher Cox

Jul 21, 2009 Bingham McCutchen LLP has hired Christopher Cox, former chairman of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) under President George W. Bush, to continue the Boston-based law firm's growth in California. Cox,…

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Dewey hires star M&A team from Cooley

Jul 9, 2009 Dewey & LeBoeuf has hired three partners from Cooley Godward Kronish, including Richard Climan, one of the Silicon Valley firm’s top rainmakers and head of Cooley’s mergers practice. Richard Climan will be joining…

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Howrey to aquire IP boutique Day Casebeer

Jun 23, 2009 Day Casebeer Madrid & Batchelder is in advanced talks to be acquired by 750 lawyers-firm Howrey with a deal likely to close soon. High-end intellectual property boutique Day Casebeer was hit by the Qualcomm discovery…

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