Daily Archives: April 30, 2008

Local firm makes good?

DLA Piper gets love from the American Lawyer annual rankings issue today. The magazine points to Piper as one of the few firms for whom a major merger has actually panned out: The firm has yet to come back down ...

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Pink slip for Law Firm Inc.

Law Firm Inc., an ALM publication that bills itself as “The Business Magazine for Law Firm Executives,” will cease publishing with its May/June issue, an employee at the company confirmed. Originally launched as a quarterly in 2003, the $79-a-year magazine ...

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Powerless patent judges?

Was the appointment of some patent appeals judges unconstitutional? That is the question raised in a Supreme Court petition (PDF) filed this month by Translogic Technology, a company whose patent was rejected by a three-judge panel of the Board of ...

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Slots for Tots?

Another longtime slots supporter—the Maryland Chamber of Commerce—came out Tuesday to push a yes vote in November’s referendum vote. The chamber, which has backed slots since 2002, argues that slot machines are going to help draw new money for education. ...

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Dogged pursuits

From the Department of Good Intentions But Bad Timing: At 5:10 p.m. Tuesday I received an e-mail from Baltimore County warning me that if I did not have a license for my cat and/or dog after Thursday, May 1, I ...

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