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Outside Counsel – 9/29/11: Maricom Systems acquired by CSC

Colfax to buy Charter International in $2.4B deal (AP) Fulton-based pump and valve maker Colfax Corp. said it will buy Charter International PLC, which owns two engineering businesses, in a cash-and-stock deal valued at $2.4 billion. Colfax said it has ...

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J. McIntyre Machinery: An important case for corporate counsel

Near the end of its last term, the U.S. Supreme Court decided its first “minimum contacts” case in 24 years. The case, argued successfully by a Baltimore-based lawyer, is a powerful shield in the service of corporate defendants within the ...

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Outside Counsel: United Bankshares closes deal with Centra

Hagerstown-based tech company acquired Network Connectivity Solutions Corp. (NETCONN), a Hagerstown-based company that provides cloud computing and enterprise services to Department of Defense agencies, has been acquired by General Dynamics. The Fairfax, Va., defense conglomerate will add NETCONN to its ...

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Outside Counsel: Big deals with a Maryland legal connection

Constellation, Exelon file merger applications Constellation Energy Group Inc. and Exelon Corp. are moving ahead with their planned merger and have filed the necessary applications with all regulatory bodies. In a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission on May ...

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Denis King and Gary Ronan: What to do when the government comes calling

What to do when the government comes calling. It’s a topic of frequent discussion among both in-house and outside counsel, one that took on heightened significance with the prosecution of a former GlaxoSmithKline lawyer in U.S. District Court in Baltimore ...

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In-house hiring a growing trend?

Unemployment in the United States continues to hover near record highs.All industries seem to be equally affected, including the legal profession.The media is filled with reports of layoffs of staff and attorneys alike — mostly at large law firms.Many question ...

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