News from NAMWOLF A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Oct 04, 2012, 13:43 ET

NAMWOLF names new CEO and General Counsel

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that it has named David Askew as Chief Executive Officer...

Jun 06, 2012, 10:46 ET

NAMWOLF launches search for new executive director

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that it has launched a nationwide search for a new...

Feb 22, 2011, 10:17 ET

Inclusion Initiative Exceeds $30 Million First Year Commitment to Minority and Women Owned Law Firms

Members of the Inclusion Initiative spent $42.6 million with minority and women owned law firms last year – $12.6 million above the $30...

Oct 06, 2010, 15:11 ET

Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation Receives Prestigious Diversity Award

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has been named the 2010 winner of the Trailblazer Award by the National Association of Minority...

Oct 04, 2010, 15:21 ET

NAMWOLF Names Executive Director

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today it has named Jason L. Brown as Executive Director and...

Sep 29, 2010, 13:14 ET

Senator Robert Menendez and Congresswoman Maxine Waters Receive Prestigious Social Justice and Equality Award

U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (New Jersey) and Congresswoman Maxine Waters (California) have been named the 2010 winners of the Social Justice and...

Sep 29, 2010, 12:51 ET

NAMWOLF Celebrates Significant Growth as Representative of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms Nationwide

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that it has added ten new members to its roster of...

Sep 29, 2010, 12:51 ET

Corporations to Exceed Commitment to Minority and Women Owned Law Firms

The Inclusion Initiative is on track to exceed its goal of spending $30 million with minority and women owned (MWBE) law firms in 2010, it was...

Sep 29, 2010, 12:44 ET

Shell Oil Company Takes Steps to Increase Utilization of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that Shell Oil Company has become a member of NAMWOLF'S...

Sep 27, 2010, 12:00 ET

Prudential Financial Receives Major Diversity Achievement Award

Prudential Financial has been named the 2010 winner of the Diversity Initiative Achievement Award by the National Association of Minority and Women...

Sep 27, 2010, 11:53 ET

Accenture Deputy Legal Counsel Honored for Outstanding Law Firm Diversity Efforts

Joel Stern, deputy general counsel, at Accenture, will receive the 2010 Award for Outstanding Service by an Advisory Council Member from the...

Sep 27, 2010, 11:44 ET

NAMWOLF Launches Drive to Increase Diversity in Intellectual Property Law

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today it has launched an initiative to increase corporate...

Sep 27, 2010, 11:40 ET

SEC Commissioner to Keynote NAMWOLF Annual Meeting

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) announced today that Securities and Exchange Commissioner Luis A. Aguilar...

Aug 09, 2010, 10:20 ET

Minority and Women Owned Law Firm Conference Convenes in Washington D.C. October 3-6, 2010

Conducting corporate investigations, intellectual property due diligence in mergers and acquisitions, and legal ethics in the electronic age will...

Mar 09, 2010, 11:18 ET

Organization Representing Minority and Women Owned Law Firms Praises $30 Million Corporate Commitment

The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) today congratulated 11 major corporations on their successful launch of...

Sep 15, 2009, 09:27 ET

Minority and Women Owned Law Firm Conference to Convene In Chicago on October 5-7, 2009

Attorneys from in-house legal departments and minority and women owned law firms nationwide will soon gather in Chicago to discuss issues such as...

Sep 15, 2009, 09:19 ET

American Airlines Receives Major Diversity Achievement Award

American Airlines has been named the 2009 winner of the Diversity Initiative Achievement Award by the National Association of Minority and...

Sep 15, 2009, 09:18 ET

Wal-Mart Legal Counsel Honored for Outstanding Law Firm Diversity Efforts

Joseph K. West, Associate General Counsel - Outside Counsel Management at Wal-Mart, will receive the 2009 Award for Outstanding Service by an...

Oct 24, 2007, 01:00 ET

National Association of Minority and Women-Owned Law Firms Names Accenture Its Diversity Initiative Achievement Winner

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second time in three years, The National Association of Minority and Women-Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF)...

Oct 16, 2007, 01:00 ET

NAMWOLF Announces New 2007-2008 Corporate Sponsors

MILWAUKEE, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Minority and Women Owned Law Firms (NAMWOLF) recently added JPMorgan Chase &...