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Jul 31, 2015, 12:02 ET

Olympus Plaze Well With Others, Sells to Pritzker

Stamford, CT based private equity firm Olympus Partners is pleased to announce the sale of PLZ Aeroscience to Pritzker Group Private Capital. ...

Mar 02, 2015, 22:00 ET

Statement from Ellis Yan Regarding Lawsuit

 Ellis Yan today issued the following statement in response to the lawsuit recently filed by the General Counsel of TCP International Holdings...

Feb 17, 2015, 11:00 ET

Texas Landowner Wins $445,000 Judgment Against Power Company for Lost Property Value

 A North Texas landowner has won a $445,365 judgment against an electric power delivery company after his land lost value when an easement was...

Jan 19, 2015, 08:00 ET

Lewis & Ellis recognized as a leading actuarial firm for 2014

For yet another year, Lewis & Ellis was hailed by Best's Review Magazine as being one of the best actuarial firms in the U.S. and Canada across...

Oct 21, 2014, 18:30 ET

Ellis Partners Announces Acquisition of The Pruneyard

 Today Ellis Partners announced the purchase (together with a capital partner) of The Pruneyard, a 27-acre mixed use landmark asset located in...

May 06, 2014, 06:30 ET

Ellis Modular to Seek GSA, Expand Sales to Federal Agencies

Ellis Modular announced plans today to expand sales of their Modular Facilities For Business, Industry, and Job Site Communities base by applying...

Mar 24, 2014, 11:05 ET

Texas Landowners Win $2.1 Million Judgment Against Pipeline Company Over Lower Property Value

 North Texas family members have won a $2.1 million verdict against a pipeline company after their parcel of land lost value because an...

Mar 10, 2014, 09:00 ET

Notice of Equity Trading Interim Order In re Sorenson Communications, Inc., Chapter 11 Case No. 14-10454 (BLS)

 The following release was issued today by Kirkland & Ellis LLP: IN THE UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF DELAWARE In...

Jan 23, 2014, 08:00 ET
Lewis & Ellis was recently recognized by Best's Review Magazine as one of the top actuarial firms in the U.S. and Canada in a number of categories, highlighting another year of excellence for the company.  (PRNewsFoto/Lewis & Ellis)

Lewis & Ellis again tabbed as a top actuarial firm

Lewis & Ellis was recently recognized by Best's Review Magazine as one of the top actuarial firms in the U.S. and Canada in a number of...

Nov 11, 2013, 11:28 ET

Kirkland & Ellis Adds to New York Corporate Practice with Addition of Sean Rodgers from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett

Kirkland & Ellis LLP announced today that it has expanded its New York corporate practice with the hiring of leading attorney Sean Rodgers. Mr....

Aug 01, 2013, 07:00 ET

Professional Plumbing Group Acquired by Dunes Point Capital

 The Professional Plumbing Group Inc. ("PPG") announced today that it has been acquired by Dunes Point Capital. PPG is the parent company of...

Jul 23, 2013, 08:00 ET

Former SEC Enforcement Director Robert Khuzami Joins Kirkland & Ellis

Senior SEC Enforcement Official Kenneth Lench Will Join Khuzami to Strengthen Kirkland's Global Government, Regulatory and Internal Investigations...

Jul 17, 2013, 12:39 ET

Sawiris triunfa en el Tribunal Supremo del Reino Unido

El Tribunal Supremo del Reino Unido ha desestimado hoy todas las reclamaciones contra Naguib Sawiris (presidente de Orascom Telecom Media y...

Jul 17, 2013, 12:36 ET

Sawiris feiert Triumph vor dem Obersten Gerichtshof des Vereinigten Königreichs

Der Oberste Gerichtshof des Vereinigten Königreichs wies heute sämtliche Forderungen des italienischen Geschäftsmannes Alessandro...

Jul 17, 2013, 12:33 ET

Naguib Sawiris remporte son procès à la Cour suprême britannique

La Cour suprême britannique a débouté aujourd'hui toutes les allégations formulées à l'encontre de Naguib Sawiris...

Feb 15, 2013, 10:14 ET

Kirkland & Ellis Strengthens West Coast Presence with Hires of Leading Corporate Attorneys in Los Angeles and San Francisco

 Kirkland & Ellis LLP announced today that the Firm has expanded its West Coast corporate practice with the hiring of leading attorneys...

Jan 15, 2013, 11:27 ET

Landmark Class Action Settlements Result In Over $275 Million Availabe For Refunds To California Taxpayers For Sales Taxes Improperly Collected On Dell Service Contracts.

Pursuant to a court-approved notice plan, more than 4 million notices are being mailed to California taxpayers, informing them of two class action...

Dec 27, 2012, 15:02 ET

"Lap Dances," Mortgage Payments and Other Kickbacks Leads to $12.2 Million Settlement With Victory Pharma, Inc. in False Claims Act Case Brought by Ellis & Rapacki LLP

 In the second False Claims Act brought by whistleblowers represented by the Boston law firm of Ellis & Rapacki LLP to have settled in the...

Dec 19, 2012, 16:26 ET

$109 Million Settlement with sanofi-aventis in False Claims Act Case Brought by Ellis & Rapacki LLP

 A whistleblower represented by the Boston law firm Ellis & Rapacki LLP has been awarded over $18.5 million for his role in pursuing a...

Dec 17, 2012, 09:55 ET

Leading M&A Lawyer Sarkis Jebejian Joins New York Office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP

 Kirkland & Ellis LLP announced today that Sarkis Jebejian has joined the New York office as a partner in the Corporate Practice Group. Mr....