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Jul 22, 2015, 14:23 ET

Block & Leviton Announces that a Class Action Case has been filed against EZCORP, Inc. and Certain of Its Officers and Directors

Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a securities litigation firm representing investors nationwide, announces that a class action case...

Jul 22, 2015, 09:53 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates LifeLock, Inc. for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws

 Shares in the identity-theft protection company LifeLock, Inc. ("LifeLock" or the "Company") (NYSE: LOCK) plunged yesterday on a report that...

Jul 21, 2015, 09:35 ET

Mark Venske Joins Block Engineering as VP of Sales and Marketing

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

Jul 21, 2015, 08:40 ET

Timber Block's Road Show Begins in Denver, Colorado

 Timber Block Engineered Wood Homes is pleased to announce they are kicking off their Summer Road Show in Colorado, July 29 - August 1,...

Jul 20, 2015, 04:00 ET

Block & Leviton Investigates EZCORP, Inc. and Its Officers and Directors for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws

 Block & Leviton LLP (www.blockesq.com), a securities litigation firm representing investors nationwide, is investigating whether EZCORP,...

Jul 16, 2015, 11:07 ET

Block & Leviton LLP Investigates Vital Therapies, Inc. for Possible Violations of the Federal Securities Laws

Shares in Vital Therapies, Inc. ("Vital Therapies" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: VTL) plunged yesterday on a report that the Company has misled...

Jul 13, 2015, 11:30 ET
Neil Cummings

Jenner & Block Expands Corporate Department with Addition of Corporate Finance and Debt Fund Partner Neil Cummings

 Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that corporate finance lawyer Neil Cummings has joined the firm as a partner in its Los Angeles...

Jul 10, 2015, 10:04 ET
Anchin Block & Anchin 2015 New York Construction Awards - Winners Photo

Anchin, Block & Anchin Hosts 2015 New York Construction Awards Honoring Industry Innovators, Leaders & Rising Stars

Anchin, Block & Anchin LLP held its annual New York Construction Awards on June 11, 2015 at Club 101 in New York City. Presented in cooperation...

Jun 26, 2015, 13:02 ET

Holstrom, Block & Parke, APLC: Supreme Court Gay Marriage Ruling Increases the Importance of Estate Planning for Same-Sex Couples

 In a landmark decision, The United States Supreme Court has ruled in favor of marriage equality, making marriage equality for same-sex couples...

Jun 24, 2015, 10:46 ET
Jun 04, 2015, 09:00 ET
Brian Hauck

Experienced Justice Department Lawyer Brian Hauck to Rejoin Jenner & Block as Partner

 Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that Brian Hauck, a former Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the US Department of Justice's...

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...