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Alston & Bird has added Chris Huffaker to its Washington, D.C., office as a member of the firm’s Legislative and Public Policy Group.
September 29, 2014
Press Release
Alston & Bird client LiveCareer, Ltd., won dismissal with prejudice of third-party claims in a class action lawsuit involving alleged violations of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act by defendant Job.com.
September 25, 2014
Press Release
Meaghan Boyd, a member of Alston & Bird’s Environment, Land Use & Natural Resources Practice Group, has been re-appointed Co-Chair of the Environmental Litigation Committee of the ABA Section of Litigation. Her appointment is for the 2014-2015 term.
September 24, 2014
Press Release
California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law legislation requiring employers to provide three days per year of sick time, which also applies to caring for certain family members.
September 19, 2014
In the News
With data pointing to a nationwide increase in Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) class actions in 2014. Brett Coburn, a partner in the firm’s Labor & Employment Group, discussed the rise of such lawsuits and how companies should prepare
September 19, 2014
In the News
Alston & Bird client HealthSouth Corporation has completed a public offering of an additional $175 million of senior notes by re-opening its 5.75 percent senior notes due 2024. In addition, on August 29, 2014, the company announced it would redeem all the outstanding $271 million of its 7.25 percent senior notes due 2018.
September 19, 2014
Press Release
Alice Yurke, partner in the firm’s Financial Services & Products Group, spoke with StructuredRetailProducts.com about regulations in the structured products market and best practices for companies facing questioning.
September 16, 2014
In the News
Alston & Bird partner Edward (Ted) Kang has been named one of Washington, D.C.’s “Rising Stars” by The National Law Journal in its annual recognition of the region’s most promising lawyers age 40 and under.
September 16, 2014
Press Release
Patrick DiCarlo, counsel in the firm’s Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation Group, spoke with PLANSPONSOR on the growing number of claims for pension benefits that were paid or rolled over decades ago by former employees who either don’t recall receiving or rolling over benefits or who are questioning the amount of benefits they received.
September 16, 2014
In the News
Though the board ultimately invalidated the patent in question, the defendant was able to call a witness to the stand, “because it believed that would put it in a better position than arguing the case on the record evidence alone,” said Kirk Bradley, partner in the firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation Group.
September 16, 2014
In the News
The Atlanta office of national law firm Alston & Bird has been awarded Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). LEED is USGBC's rating system for the world's greenest buildings that incorporate environmentally friendly and energy efficient practices.
September 15, 2014
Press Release
The U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) is adding staff for its specialized division of trading and markets unit (formerly the division of market regulation).
September 11, 2014
In the News
Alston & Bird client 365 Data Centers, one of the top U.S. colocation providers by market presence, has raised $16 million in Series B funding from existing investors Crosslink Capital and Housatonic Partners and has secured a $55 million credit facility from Fortress Credit Corp., an affiliate of Fortress Investment Group.
September 10, 2014
Press Release
Alston & Bird client Ridgemont Equity Partners, a middle market buyout and growth equity investor, has closed a majority equity investment in Abrasive Products & Equipment, a Texas-based specialty distributor of surface preparation, remediation, abatement, safety, environmental and waterjet cutting products and solutions.
September 9, 2014
In the News
General Motors may be facing a nationwide class action following its multiple recalls of nearly 30 million vehicles worldwide. Plaintiffs will claim the value of their GM vehicles has suffered because the brand itself has been damaged.
September 1, 2014
In the News
Kim Peretti, a partner in the firm’s White Collar Crime Group, discussed cybersecurity and the upcoming Women, Influence & Power in Law Conference with Inside Counsel.
August 27, 2014
In the News
Alston & Bird partner Jason Goode has been elected to the board of directors of the Atlanta Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG).
August 26, 2014
Press Release
Jeff Belkin partner and co-chair of the firm’s Construction & Government Contracts Group, was interviewed by Inside Counsel to discuss a new executive order from the White House directed at companies that contract with the U.S. Government. 
August 26, 2014
In the News
Kendall Houghton, partner and leader of the firm’s State and Local Tax Practice, participated in a recent Bloomberg BNA State Tax Advisory Board Roundtable, where she and other prominent tax practitioners discussed current issues and trends in state taxation, including efforts to expand the sales tax base to services, challenges of applying sales and use tax laws to the digital economy and state tax litigation under the False Claims Act.
August 26, 2014
In the News
Former Virginia Gov. Robert F. McDonnell provided more than 12 hours of testimony over three days.
August 23, 2014
In the News
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