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Dewey signs up Fried Frank partner in New York

Aug 22, 2008 Dewey & LeBoeuf has hired a partner from Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson to co-chair its compensations, benefits and employment department. Howard Adler is set to join Dewey’s New York office next month.

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Judge: Girl's name, Talula Does The Hula, won't do

Jul 26, 2008 Family court Judge Rob Murfitt in New Zealand has had enough with parents giving their children bizarre names here, and did something about it. Just ask Talula Does The Hula From Hawaii. He had her renamed. In his…

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White & Case rebuilds with Wall appointment

Jul 11, 2008 White & Case has appointed former chairman Duane Wall as head of the firm’s global bank advisory practice. The move is a response to the loss of prominent financial services regulatory partner and former head, Kevin…

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