law firm | Law Firm Newswire - Part 4

The Arbitration Boutique Trend and What It Means for Your Business Los Angeles, CA (Law Firm Newswire) April 15, 2013 – The recent coverage of the acrimonious lawsuit over law firm DLA Piper’s billing practices has, once again, resurrected longstanding complaints about the high hourly billable rates charged by large international law firms. What may be lost in the controversy is the impact that these high billable rates have on the clients – businesses that rely on sophisticated law firms to handle their transactions and disputes. What is not reported is that increasingly, many companies are effectively priced out of […]


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Fort Lauderdale, FL (Law Firm Newswire) March 13, 2012 – Fort Lauderdale-based law firm Earnest/Tighe Law Firm, P.A. has announced its certification by the State of Florida as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE). The Earnest/Tighe Law Firm, P.A. is owned by attorneys Molly Earnest and Paula Tighe. Ms. Earnest has been licensed to practice law in Florida since 1988 and is also licensed to practice in Georgia and North Carolina. Ms. Earnest obtained her B.B.A. with honors and her J.D. from the University of Florida, and her LLM in Taxation Law with honors from the University of Miami. She has […]


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New Haven, CT (Law Firm Newswire) February 17, 2012 – Even though the weather has been kinder this winter, it can easily turn icy and snowy in Connecticut as February gets underway. Drivers must take precautions to ensure their and other vehicles’ safety. Keeping aware of news updates is important too as conditions can change during the course of the work day. “Be sure your gas tank is full, you have a scraper or brush for the snow, and are alert before you drive to your destination,” said Connecticut personal injury attorney Michael Stratton, of Stratton Faxon law firm. “Serious […]


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