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Aug 25, 2015, 11:39 ET
James R. Schadel, Esq. joins Burns White as partner in Professional Liability Practice.

Burns White strengthens its Professional Liability Practice with the addition of two Members in Pittsburgh

Burns White hired James R. Schadel and Scott R. Eberle, both formerly of Weinheimer, Schadel & Haber, P.C., as Members to the firm's Pittsburgh...

Aug 17, 2015, 17:00 ET

Japanese Car Shipper MOL Agrees to Settle Class-Action Price-Fixing Claims

 A settlement has been reached with Japanese shipping giant Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Ltd., known as MOL, in a major class-action antitrust lawsuit...

Jul 23, 2015, 11:00 ET

Japanese Transport Company K-Line Agrees to Settlement in Alleged Price-Fixing Scheme

 Attorneys representing a group of consumers and auto and truck and equipment dealerships in antitrust claims against more than a dozen...

Jul 08, 2015, 13:14 ET

Airlines Accused of Price-Fixing Conspiracy in Dallas Class-Action Lawsuit

A group of airline customers has filed a federal class-action lawsuit in Dallas accusing four major U.S. airlines of violating antitrust laws by...

Jun 04, 2015, 16:04 ET

$16.5 Million Settlement Reached in Crude Oil Commodities and Antitrust Litigation

 Two London-based companies and certain employees involved in trading West Texas Intermediate crude oil (WTI) and oil futures have agreed to...

May 14, 2015, 19:22 ET
Maitland Mayor Dale McDonald and Seminole County Commissioner Bob Dallari joined Oko Buckle and his fellow employee-owners from award-winning AEC firm, Burns & McDonnell, to celebrate the opening of the firm's newest regional office in Greater Orlando.

Burns & McDonnell Opens Office In Orlando Area To Support Expansion Into Florida

Burns & McDonnell is poised for expansion in Florida with the opening of its first major office in the Orlando area. The move will create new...

Apr 28, 2015, 10:09 ET

Burns White launches cybersecurity practice to address increasing client need

 With clients facing increasingly complex regulatory environments and cyber threats to information systems, Burns White has formed a...

Mar 31, 2015, 07:59 ET
The new Atlanta Readiness Center, earned an ACEC Georgia Engineering Excellence Honor Award for architecture and engineering firm, Burns & McDonnell.

Burns & McDonnell Project Earns ACEC-Georgia Engineering Excellence Honor Award

 For a second year in a row, a Georgia military infrastructure project from Burns & McDonnell's Southeast team earned an ACEC Georgia...

Mar 11, 2015, 07:50 ET
Burns & McDonnell's Employee-Owners Accept the ACEC-Georgia Engineering Employer of the Year. From left--to-right: Garrett Hansen, Sabrena Jeter, Eddie Beho, Quentin Slate, Kent Henson.

Burns & McDonnell Named ACEC-Georgia's Engineering Employer of the Year

Burns & McDonnell's Southeast regional office and its 75 employee-owners earned the 2015 American Council of Engineering Companies –...

Feb 18, 2015, 15:10 ET

NexBank Reports Third Consecutive Year of Record Results

NexBank Capital, Inc. a fully-integrated financial services company, has announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full-year of 2014,...

Jan 12, 2015, 10:30 ET

New Coalition Proposes Alternative to Governor Herbert's Wood Burning Ban

 Utahns for Responsible Burning is a newly formed coalition of citizens, commercial retailers and scientists who are asking to preserve the...

Nov 10, 2014, 07:21 ET

Burns & McDonnell Hires Experienced Leader Lucas Rice as Global Facilities Group Expands into the Southeast

Burns & McDonnell hired Lucas Rice as a senior project manager in September of 2013 to lead an expanding Global Facilities team in the...

Sep 23, 2014, 14:14 ET

Burns & McDonnell Awarded Contract with City of Manassas for Electrical Engineering Services

Burns & McDonnell's Transmission & Distribution group won a competitive contract with the City of Manassas to provide electrical...

Sep 09, 2014, 00:00 ET

New Jobs Report from Burning Glass Shows Narrowing Career Pathways for Workers Without a Bachelor's Degree

 An increasing number of job seekers face being shut out of occupations that sustained a middle-class lifestyle by employers' rising demand for...

Aug 13, 2014, 12:38 ET

American Burn Association Issues Statement on "Fire Challenge"

The American Burn Association issued the following statement in response to the alarming trend of burn injuries sustained by individuals...

Aug 05, 2014, 16:29 ET
Teaching Surgery, Operative Scene, Philadelphia, 1902: This photograph shows cancer surgeon William Rodman demonstrating his latest technique. At the turn of the century medical science had advanced to the degree that operations inside the chest, abdomen and head were, for the first time, possible. Surgeons were daily developing new and innovative procedures, conquering diseases previously thought incurable. The operating room became a dramatic setting where the master surgeon performed miracles. The surgeon was the hero of his time. (PRNewsFoto/The Burns Archive)

The Burns Archive Supplies Medical Expertise To New Drama Series "THE KNICK"

 Stanley B. Burns, MD, a leading expert on turn-of-the-century medicine, surgeon, and founder of The Burns Archive, the largest...

Jun 06, 2014, 10:04 ET

Illinois Burn Prevention Golf Outing Raises More Than $84,000 for Charities

 More than $84,000 was raised for burn-injury survivors at the Illinois Burn Prevention Association's (IBPA) 19th Annual Burn Prevention Golf...

Apr 01, 2014, 08:00 ET

Burns & Levinson Announces Expansion of Intellectual Property Practice

 Boston-based law firm Burns & Levinson LLP announces a significant expansion of its Intellectual Property Group with the...

Mar 04, 2014, 09:18 ET
burn Residency announces last call for 2014 competition entries!

burn Residency annonserar sista chansen att anmäla till tävlingen för 2014!

Med bara ett par dagar kvar innan årets burn Residency-tävling stänger börjar sökandet efter nästa stora...

Mar 04, 2014, 06:12 ET
burn Residency announces last call for 2014 competition entries!

burn Residency anuncia la última llamada para la presentación de competidores 2014

A solo unos días de terminar las inscripciones de este año a burn Residency, la búsqueda para la próxima súper-estrella...