Healthcare Group of the Year: Williams and Connolly

By Y. Peter Kang (February 3, 2022, 2:02 PM EST) – Williams & Connolly LLP won a key lawsuit for CVS in long-running class action litigation and won an appeal victory for Aetna after a court Californian issued a challenge to the company’s coverage policy, earning it a spot as …

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BMW Group France announces the first winning duo of BMW ART MAKERS, its new sponsorship program in the field of visual arts and contemporary image.

Paris. Artist Arash Hanaei and curator Morad Montazami have been named winners of the BMW ART MAKERS program. Following a call for applications, a shortlist was drawn up by the members of the jury and the BMW ART MAKERS team, after which ten artist-curator duos were interviewed by videoconference. The …

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Rape and murder cases should appear in court | Local News

A man accused of raping a child under 12 is due to stand trial later this month. Michael Rowland Hunter, 52, of Timberland Circle in Corbin, is charged with first-degree rape of a child under 12. Hunter was arrested by Laurel Sheriff officials on October 6, 2020 after an investigation …

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Marin supervisors drop proposal for sheriff’s advisory group

A proposal to create a residents’ advisory group to serve as a liaison between the Marin County Sheriff’s Office and the community was dropped by supervisors on Tuesday. The proposal was brought forward by a subcommittee of the Board of Supervisors and the Sheriff’s Office in response to calls from …

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New Jersey waste management employee loses job after allegedly blasting Orthodox Jews with snow

A New Jersey Waste Management employee is out of work after allegedly posting a video where he appears to be using a snowplow truck to blow snow on two Orthodox Jews. Video of the incident posted on social media shows that the operator appears to be intentionally lowering the truck’s …

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Colona man accused of killing toddler pleads not guilty in court appearance Wednesday | Local News

A Colona man accused of killing a child in January pleaded not guilty Wednesday afternoon to the multiple first-degree murder and aggravated battery charges he now faces. The 14-month-old girl died Sunday of injuries authorities said were caused by Rahsaan Malik Strawder, 38, of 710 4th St. on Thursday. The …

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North Carolina appellate judges overturn local court clerk’s dismissal order

RALEIGH, North Carolina A 2020 trial judge’s order removing an elected clerk from office in a central North Carolina county was overturned on Tuesday by a state appeals court, which raised questions of procedural and constitutional regarding the sanction. The three judges on the Court of Appeals panel unanimously decided …

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The climate targets monitoring group under the control of its own governance

The independent watchdog group that has become the arbiter of corporate climate action is reviewing its own governance practices, after coming under pressure as companies rush to develop net zero emissions plans. The Science Based Targets initiative has quickly become one of the most influential and trusted advisors on climate …

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How Job Jump Tilt Affects Trials

Tuesday, February 1, 2022 Breathless headlines warn of the “Big resignation” or one “Apocalypse of resignationwhich will soon empty the booths across the country. As exaggerated as these reports may be, there is some truth to these warnings, and they should impact how attorneys and their clients view the depositions. …

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Masoud Shojae’s Shoma group loses key court battle against Ugo Colombo

Left to right: Masoud Shojaee of Shoma Group and Ugo Colombo of CMC Group (Shoma Group, CMC Group, iStock/Illustration by Steven Dilakian for The Real Deal) A Miami-Dade judge has overturned developer Masoud Shojaee’s $10 million court victory against a subsidiary of his former joint venture partner Ugo Colombo. Miami-Dade …

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