Westlake Chemical Corporation, a manufacturer and supplier of petrochemicals, polymers, and building products, has signed on Ben Ederington as general counsel and corporate secretary.
Laura Brevetti, the new general counsel for World Wrestling Entertainment Inc., brings to the position 30 years of experience putting legal opponents against the ropes.
California State University, the world's largest four-year university system, has named Framroze Virjee executive vice chancellor and general counsel to its board of trustees.
In-flight content and connectivity company Global Eagle Entertainment Inc. announced that Jay Itzkowitz will pilot the company's legal team as its first general counsel.
A former civil rights litigator is now leading a community law nonprofit; and other Moves.
Less than three months after a federal jury found former Goldman Sachs Group Inc. VP Fabrice Tourre liable for securities fraud, Matthew Martens, the Securities and Exchange Commission's lead trial counsel on the case, is leaving the agency.
The legal department at Facebook has a new event to post on its timeline. The global social network announced Wednesday that it has added technology and data privacy expert Ashlie Beringer as its deputy general counsel.
When the Carlyle Group bought DuPont Performance Coatings in February 2013, the company got a new identity: Axalta Coating Systems. Now the company also has a new general counsel: Michael Finn.
To find its first new general counsel in more than a quarter century, Boston University did not have to look very far. The school has tapped Erika Geetter, currently deputy general counsel, for the job.
Ken Grady, former general counsel of shoe and apparel company Wolverine World Wide Inc., is the new CEO for SeyfarthLean Consulting, the consulting unit of Seyfarth Shaw.
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