Tag Archives: Venable LLP

Harvard Law group’s ‘Dump Venable’ campaign focuses on students

FILE - In this March 7, 2017, file photo, rowers paddle down the Charles River past the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge, Mass. Several fraternities and sororities are suing Harvard University over a 2016 rule that discourages students from joining single-gender clubs. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)

A Harvard Law School student organization is trying to discourage law students nationwide from applying for summer associate positions at Venable LLP because of the firm’s use of mandatory arbitration clauses in employment agreements. The clauses, which, among other things, ...

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Historically black colleges lawsuit has cost Md. millions

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A long-running dispute involving Maryland’s historically black colleges has cost the Maryland Higher Education Commission millions. The Baltimore Sun reports the commission has spent more than $2.2 million defending itself in the lawsuit, according to records provided to the paper ...

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Venable chair to step down next year

James L. Shea has served as chairman of Venable LLP since 2006.

James L. Shea, the chair of Venable LLP since 2006, will step down from the position in February, the firm announced Wednesday. Shea, who will become chair emeritus Feb. 1, will be succeeded by Stuart P. Ingis, one of the ...

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Venable adds 4 from Saul Ewing

Venable LLP added four attorneys in Baltimore, increasing the size of its litigation, regulatory, environmental and energy practices there.

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Law movers – 7/9/12: Ivey chair of MLSC

Ivey chair of MLSC The Maryland Legal Services Corp. has elected Glenn F. Ivey, a partner at Venable LLP and former state’s attorney for Prince George’s County, as chair. He succeeds F. Vernon Boozer, who served as MLSC chair for nine ...

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Law movers – 4/16/12: E. Scott Johnson wins arts award

E. Scott Johnson wins arts award E. Scott Johnson, chair of Ober|Kaler’s intellectual property group, has been awarded the 2012 Golden Formstone Award from the Creative Alliance in recognition of more than 25 years of leadership in the arts community, including ...

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