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May 28, 2015, 11:50 ET

Anchin, Block & Anchin Chosen as One the Best Companies to Work for in New York State for Eighth Straight Year

Anchin, Block & Anchin is pleased to announce that it is ranked #6 among the top 34 large-sized employers in the state, according to the New...

May 28, 2015, 10:31 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Broadcom Corporation for Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty in Connection with Its Planned Acquisition by Avago Technologies Ltd.

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, has commenced an investigation into possible...

May 26, 2015, 10:24 ET
May 25, 2015, 09:00 ET

Mr. Bean Partners With Nerd Block to Curate a New "British Invasion"

ICONIC COMEDIAN PICKS HIS FAVOURITE NERDY BRITISH ITEMS TO SEND SUBSCRIBERS TORONTO, May 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Mr. Bean, known the world...

May 21, 2015, 10:00 ET

Anchin Announces Winners of 2015 New York Construction Awards

Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP, host of the annual New York Construction Awards, has announced this year's winners. The awards honor...

May 19, 2015, 09:37 ET

Jeff Socha Joins Block Engineering as Vice President of Engineering

Block Engineering, the leading manufacturer of Quantum Cascade Laser (QCL) based infrared spectroscopy solutions, announced today that Jeff Socha...

May 13, 2015, 10:56 ET

Law Firm Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Pall Corporation for Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty in Connection with Its Acquisition by Danaher Corporation

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating possible breaches of...

May 11, 2015, 08:00 ET
Richard Levin

Esteemed Restructuring and Bankruptcy Lawyer Richard Levin Joins Jenner & Block as New York Partner

 Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that internationally renowned restructuring and bankruptcy lawyer Richard Levin – an...

May 07, 2015, 14:29 ET

INVESTOR ALERT: Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Global Power Equipment Group, Inc., GLPW, Regarding Potential Accounting Irregularities

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), is investigating whether Global Power Equipment Group, Inc. (GLPW or the "Company") (NYSE: GLPW) may...

May 06, 2015, 09:00 ET

Nerd Block Announces Partnership with Penguin Random House

Premium Subscription Box to Include Popular Books From Publishing Giant TORONTO, May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Nerd Block, a leading e-commerce...

May 04, 2015, 10:15 ET
Mark J. Nackman, Partner, Jenner & Block LLP

Experienced Government Contract Lawyer Mark J. Nackman Joins Jenner & Block LLP

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that experienced government contract lawyer Mark J. Nackman, a former general counsel for a business...

May 01, 2015, 09:17 ET
If you used Drywall to build or remodel your home, a class action may affect you.

The Law Firms of Block & Leviton LLP, Finkelstein Thompson LLP, and Green & Noblin PC Announce $10.5 Million Dollar Drywall Class Action Settlement Alleging Price Fixing.

The following statement is being issued by Block & Leviton LLP, Finkelstein Thompson LLP and Green & Noblin PC regarding the Drywall...

May 01, 2015, 09:15 ET

Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP Announces Two Partners Added to Executive Committee

 Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Russell B. Shinsky and Gregory Wank to the Executive Committee, as of...

Apr 30, 2015, 11:04 ET

INVESTOR ALERT: Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Installed Building Products, Inc. for Possible Federal Securities Laws Violations

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), is investigating whether Installed Building Products, Inc. ("IBP" or the "Company") (NYSE:  IBP)...

Apr 29, 2015, 14:02 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates AirMedia Group Inc. for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating possible securities law...

Apr 28, 2015, 16:30 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Announces That It Has Launched An Investigation of MDC Partners Inc. For Possible Violations Of The Federal Securities Laws

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating possible securities...

Apr 27, 2015, 15:48 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Announces That It Has Launched An Investigation of American Science & Engineering, Inc. For Possible Violations Of The Federal Securities Laws

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating possible securities...

Apr 27, 2015, 12:18 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates iGATE Corporation for Possible Breaches of Fiduciary Duty in Connection with Its Potential Acquisition by Cap Gemini S.A.

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, has commenced an investigation into possible...

Apr 24, 2015, 09:00 ET

Nerd Block Announces Comic Block

Premium Subscription Box Company Expands its Offerings With Comic Book Subscription TORONTO, April 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Nerd Block, a leading...

Apr 23, 2015, 13:56 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Announces That It Has Launched An Investigation of Trinity Industries, Inc. For Possible Violations Of The Federal Securities Laws

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a Boston-based law firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating possible securities...