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Wednesday, December 2, 2020
Vol. 20, No. 239
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  1. Clients See 'Innovation Gap' in Big Law, Report Finds, December 2, 2020
  2. Venable Snags Schiff Hardin Construction Group to Launch Chicago Office, December 1, 2020
  3. After Sliding at Pandemic's Start, Law Firm Subsidiaries Are Soaring, December 1, 2020
  4. Will Law Firm Partnerships Take Advantage of New Tax Measures?, December 1, 2020
  5. Cooley Promotes 16 to Partner, December 1, 2020
  6. Former SDNY US Attorney Berman Picks Fried Frank for Return to Private Practice, December 1, 2020
  7. Proceed With Caution: Regional Firms Learned Lessons in Nimbleness This Year, December 1, 2020
  8. Proskauer And Fried Frank Match Bonuses—With a Twist, December 1, 2020
Chicago Daily Law Bulletin (subscription)

  1. 140-year sentence for rape affirmed, December 1, 2020
  2. Chief judge tossed from ‘Empire’ suit, December 1, 2020
  3. A cite unseen: Rule 23 sees major change in new year, December 1, 2020
  4. No conflict of interest despite insured v. insured cross-claim, December 1, 2020
  5. Elections brings sports world off the bench for GOTV efforts, December 1, 2020
  6. CDLB People, December 1, 2020
  7. Fourth Amendment — mental health detention, December 1, 2020
  8. Questions remain for ‘special relationship’ claims, December 1, 2020

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Largest Chicago Firms

  1. Formentor Capital's €12 Million Acquisition of Excom – Global Legal Chronicle - Global Legal Chronicle, (DLA Piper), December 2, 2020
  2. Sysnet Global Solutions Acquires the Managed Compliance Solutions (MCS) Division of ControlScan, Inc. to Boost SMB Security Worldwide - Business Wire, (Sidley Austin), December 2, 2020
  3. Mayer Brown hires five-strong German competition team from Baker McKenzie - The Global Legal Post, (Mayer Brown), December 2, 2020
  4. Latham & Watkins Continues Bay Area M&A and Private Equity Practice Expansion - PRNewswire, (Kirkland & Ellis), December 1, 2020
  5. McDermott Advises Kaiser Aluminum Corporation - Citybizlist, (McDermott Will), December 1, 2020
Press Releases

  1. Between a Rock and a Hard Place–Employer’s Longstanding Efforts to Improve Diversity Leads to Accusation of “Reverse” Discrimination, Seyfarth Shaw, December 2, 2020
  2. Mayer Brown wins two awards at Asian Legal Business Hong Kong Law Awards 2020, Mayer Brown, December 2, 2020
  3. How to avoid legal troubles when employees are working remotely (even overseas), Mayer Brown, December 2, 2020
  4. Dean Fanelli interviewed on This Morning with Gordon Deal, Seyfarth Shaw, December 1, 2020
  5. Manufacturers Challenge Massachusetts Law Requiring Changes to Vehicle Telematics Systems, Seyfarth Shaw, December 1, 2020
  6. Dawn Mertineit quoted in Cybersecurity Dive, Seyfarth Shaw, December 1, 2020
  7. Katten Team Successfully Obtains Acquittal for Doctor on Health Care Fraud Charges, Katten, December 1, 2020
  8. Mayer Brown continues to expand its Houston office with addition of partner Larry Murphy, Mayer Brown, December 1, 2020
  9. Andrew May Recognized for Access to Justice Work by Illinois Supreme Court, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, December 1, 2020
  10. Judge’s Order Will Save OPT For International Students, McDermott Will, December 1, 2020
  11. Rob Chidester Named Partner at Gould & Ratner, Gould & Ratner, December 1, 2020
  12. In Memoriam - Mark Ryan, Mayer Brown, December 1, 2020
  13. Andrew May Recognized for Access to Justice Work by Illinois Supreme Court, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg, December 1, 2020
  14. Abolition of Illinois Public Duty Immunity Doctrine is Prospective Only, Clausen Miller, December 1, 2020
  15. Lead Senate Investigative Counsel and Prominent Federal Cyber Prosecutor Aaron Cooper Joins Jenner & Block in Washington, DC, Jenner & Block, December 1, 2020

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Legal Vendors

  1. A Measured Response: Revising Lawyer Compensation Models in a Distressed Economy, Legal Executive Institute: Blog, December 1, 2020
  2. 10 Must-Haves for Great Legal Operations, Mitratech: Press Releases, December 1, 2020
  3. ContactEase Recommended Reading: When COVID Came, Law Firms Delivered Important Messages in Perilous Times, Cole Valley Software: ContactEase, December 1, 2020
  4. The Thomson Reuters Institute: Insights, Thought Leadership & Engagement, Legal Executive Institute: Blog, December 1, 2020


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