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Bureau Chief, Legal Coverage — Wall Street Journal
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WSJ Bureau Chief overseeing legal coverage., Formerly FT's U.S. Financial Correspondent, Capital Markets Reporter

Locke Lord, Edwards Wildman Pair Up — Partners at Locke Lord LLP and Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP have become the latest to join the law firm merger bandwagon, officially greenlighting a union that will take effect in January.The two firms revealed their proposed merger back in September, saying that a combination would create a firm of approximately 1,000 lawyers working from 23 offices.
Dec 01, 2014

Partners at Locke Lord and Edwards Wildman Palmer have become the latest to join the law firm merger bandwagon

Utah Considers Bringing Back the Firing Squad — wsj-video guid="3B0F9912-451A-4065-9DBD-83277053F752"]Utah is considering bringing back the firing squad, the latest state to propose laws to revive older execution methods, in the event that lethal-injection becomes infeasible. Tennessee earlier this year passed a law allowing for use of the electric chair as a backup plan.

Judge Denies Apple Request for Injunction vs Samsung Phones, Tablets — A federal judge Wednesday denied a request from Apple Inc. to bar Samsung Electronics Co. from selling smartphones and tablets in the U.S. that infringe on Apple patents.Apple had sought a permanent injunction against certain Samsung products after a judge and jury found in May that the Korean firm had infringed on three of its patents in a high-profile intellectual property dispute.
Aug 27, 2014

Judge denies request from Apple to bar Samsung from selling smartphones and tablets

Jul 28, 2015

Wal-Mart has put suppliers on notice: Pay attention to the little things before they become big problems

Jul 28, 2015

Obama’s plan to restore Pell grants for prison college programs is getting some mixed reviews

Jul 28, 2015

Administration to restore Pell grants for prison inmates in effort to cut recidivism.

Jul 28, 2015

Mylan’s leverage to resist Teva takeover reveals shift in rules

Jul 27, 2015

Lawyer emails pave way for merchants to challenge settlement with Visa, MasterCard

Jul 27, 2015

Philanthropists, lawmakers push to get college education back on prisoners’ agenda

Jul 26, 2015

Lawmakers say Iran unlikely to address suspicions of secret weapons program

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