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Madoff to appeal bail determination to 2d Circuit

Mar 16, 2009 Disgraced financier Bernard Madoff's lawyers filed a request on Friday in the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit to stay US District Judge Denny Chin's order that Madoff be held without bail pending sentencing on…

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Linklaters makes high-profile FTC hire in New York

Aug 8, 2008 Linklaters has recruited Federal Trade Commission (FTC) bureau of competition director Jeff Schmidt for its New York office. Schmidt, whose name has been linked with Linklaters for around six months, is set to join the…

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Reed Smith Adds Partner With Federal Tax Expertise

Apr 14, 2008 Reed Smith LLP, one of the 15 largest law firms in the world, today announced the addition of Arnold E. Grant as a partner in the Tax, Benefits and Wealth Planning Group. A specialist in U.S. federal income tax matters,…

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Free Online Access to U.S. Court Decisions

Feb 19, 2008 Carl Malamud invites you to enhance your federal case law library by downloading millions of pages of decisions stretching back more than 250 years, all free of charge. His latest online "public works" project is a…

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Court Criticizes Mass. Immigration Raid

Nov 28, 2007 BOSTON-A federal appeals court on Tuesday upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit filed by immigrants arrested in a factory raid, saying their constitutional rights were not violated - though it noted that government bungling…

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