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Nov 14, 2014, 18:18 ET

Morrison & Foerster Partner LaShann DeArcy Hall Nominated To U.S. District Court

Morrison & Foerster is proud to announce that LaShann DeArcy Hall has been nominated by President Obama to serve on the United States District...

Nov 12, 2014, 13:51 ET

Latest MoFo M&A Leaders Survey Finds Tech Dealmakers in Buoyant Mood

 Technology M&A dealmakers, enjoying their most revved-up year since before the financial crisis, expect the momentum to continue into...

Oct 30, 2014, 08:00 ET

Morrison & Foerster Launches MoFoMobl$ App

 Morrison & Foerster announced the launch of its latest app, MoFoMobl$TM (or MobileMoney), designed for the mobile payments industry. The...

Oct 22, 2014, 18:35 ET

Morrison & Foerster Launches Financial Services Enforcement Blog

 Morrison & Foerster introduces MoFo ReEnforcement, a new blog addressing enforcement matters affecting the financial services...

Oct 22, 2014, 18:15 ET

Morrison & Foerster and Mount Tam Task Force Gain Protection for Endangered San Francisco Coho Salmon

 The Mount Tam Task Force, a Muir Woods area conservation group, and the National Park Service (NPS) agreed yesterday to settle a lawsuit...

Oct 09, 2014, 18:28 ET

Morrison & Foerster's New Issue of MoFo Tech Discusses Legal Impact of Unmanned Drones on Commercial Airspace

Drones, corporate takeovers, incubators, and even agricultural espionage.  Those are just a few of the topics leaping off the pages of the new...

Sep 22, 2014, 14:33 ET

Morrison & Foerster Adds Top SCOTUS Lawyer as Co-Chair of Firm's Nationwide Appellate and Supreme Court Practice

 Morrison & Foerster announced today that Joseph R. Palmore, a former Assistant to the Solicitor General at the United States Department of...

Aug 06, 2014, 11:18 ET

Highly Anticipated Building Envelope Thermal Bridging Guide Now Public

VANCOUVER, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Morrison Hershfield is excited to announce that the highly anticipated Building Envelope Thermal Bridging...

Jul 17, 2014, 16:39 ET

Large Asset Managers Form Group to Support Puerto Rico's Actions to Address Financial Difficulties

 Today, asset managers led by Brigade Capital Management, Fir Tree Partners, Monarch Alternative Capital LP, and Perry Capital, LLC, announced...

Jul 15, 2014, 18:47 ET

Morrison & Foerster Privacy/Data Security Partner Andrew Serwin Joins Board of National Cyber-Forensics and Training Alliance

Morrison & Foerster Global Privacy and Data Security partner Andrew Serwin has been named to the board of directors of the National...

Jul 09, 2014, 12:29 ET

Morrison & Foerster's Summer Associate Program Ranked #1 by Vault

Morrison & Foerster's summer associate program is ranked best among all U.S. law firms, according to the latest annual survey from...

Jul 08, 2014, 20:48 ET

Morrison & Foerster nomme Paul Friedman associé directeur pour l'Europe

-- Avec 32 ans d'ancienneté chez MoFo, Paul Friedman devient le premier associé directeur européen ; cette mesure...

Jul 08, 2014, 20:42 ET

Morrison & Foerster benoemt Paul Friedman tot managing partner voor Europa

-- Oudgediende van Morrison & Foerster wordt inaugureel managing partner voor Europese tak. Deze stap weerspiegelt de toewijding van de firma...

Jul 08, 2014, 09:00 ET

Morrison & Foerster Names Paul Friedman Managing Partner for Europe

Morrison & Foerster announced that longtime partner and practice leader Paul T. Friedman has been named its first managing partner for Europe....

Jul 08, 2014, 03:00 ET

Morrison & Foerster ernennt Paul Friedman zum Managing Partner für Europa

- Paul Friedman blickt auf eine 32-jährige Laufbahn bei Morrison & Foerster zurück und wird nun erster Managing Partner für...

Jun 27, 2014, 08:00 ET

For The Third Year in a Row, StructuredRetailProducts.com Recognizes Morrison & Foerster as Best Law Firm in the Americas

 For the third straight year, Morrison & Foerster LLP has been recognized for its leadership and its ingenuity in the structured products...

Jun 26, 2014, 08:00 ET

Morrison & Foerster Introduces MoFoMoFi

Morrison & Foerster today announced the rollout of its latest free regulatory tracking tool for clients, MoFoMoFi, created to help users keep...

Jun 17, 2014, 17:34 ET

Regulatory Innovation Award Winner Bipartisan Policy Center Honored at Gala

 On June 9, Morrison & Foerster joined government officials, partners of the largest law firms in America, law school deans, and professors...

Jun 16, 2014, 12:03 ET

MoFo Celebrates Black History and the 50th Anniversary of The Civil Rights Act with Harry Belafonte

Morrison & Foerster employees in the firm's New York office, joined virtually by those in the firm's other U.S. locations, shared an evening...

Jun 12, 2014, 14:11 ET

Morrison & Foerster Partner Charles Barquist Wins Burton Award for Excellence in Legal Writing

 Charles Barquist, a partner in Morrison & Foerster's Intellectual Property Group, received the Burton Award for Legal Achievement, which...