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Judge says Occupy DC demonstrators must get notice before any eviction; feds ...
Washington PostFebruary 1, 2012

Mayor Vincent Gray and DC health officials have expressed concern about a rat infestation at McPherson Square and other sanitation problems, with the mayor suggesting that the demonstrators relocate to Freedom Plaza, another federal space that's been ...more »

The Last Battle of the Cold War
Wall Street JournalFebruary 1, 2012

His armies and factories were in the Soviet mold, as were his feared intelligence services. The Treaty of Brotherhood, Cooperation, and Coordination Hafez Assad forced on the hapless Lebanese in 1991 was vintage Warsaw Pact.more »

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Paris eyes litigation over gravel pit right-of-way
Lewiston Sun JournalFebruary 7, 2012

By Tony Reaves, Staff Writer PARIS — The Board of Selectmen is considering legal action against a landowner who has asserted that he can block certain uses of a right-of-way through his land. At a special meeting Monday night, board members discussed ...more »

General Civil Litigation
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Chief of the Securities & Commodities Fraud Task Force at the USAO-SDNY to ...
MarketWatch (press release)February 8, 2012

"Chris further enhances our efforts in the important and growing practice of securities litigation and white collar defense and investigations." As Chief of the Securities & Commodities Fraud Task Force, Mr. Garcia led a unit of prosecutors, law...more »

Business & Commercial Litigation
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Hecla Mining Shareholder Alert: The Briscoe Law Firm and Powers Taylor, LLP ...
MarketWatch (press release)February 2, 2012

2, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie Briscoe, founder of The Briscoe Law Firm, PLLC, and the securities litigation firm of Powers Taylor, LLP announce that the firms are ...more »

Securities Litigation/Broker Misconduct
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Attorney Glenn E. Davis of Gallop Elected Vice Chairman of the Academy of ...
LawfuelFebruary 6, 2012

Glenn E. Davis, Chair of Gallop's Litigation Department, has been elected Vice Chair of the Academy of Antitrust Law of the Litigation Counsel of America™ (LCA). Based in New York, the Litigation Counsel of America is an invitation-only trial lawyer ...more »

Leagle.comFebruary 14, 2012

Rashid El Malik ("El Malik") appeals the decision of the United States Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims' ("Veterans Court") denying his petition for writ of mandamus, which sought to have the Veterans Court direct the Department of Veterans Affairs ...more »


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