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The (mis)fortunes of Howrey

Jan 28, 2011 Interesting article here from Above The Law on the (mis)fortunes of Howrey – a firm that has sustained a steady stream of partner losses over the past year. It appears that there are…

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McCarter Bankrupt? Nope!

Mar 23, 2009 A rumour has been circulating -- even in such reputable places as the US business journal -- that US firm McCarter & English had filed for bankruptcy protection. In fact, this rumour is false, as the firm made clear.

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Dechert chairman: layoff rumours are 'bull'

Oct 22, 2008 Dechert chairman Barton J. Winokur has denied rumours on the legal blog Above the Law about "stealth layoffs" at Dechert. Several posters to the site have claimed associate layoffs ranging from 13 to 80 and even more…

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