Monday, December 2, 2013
This month's issue analyzes the Toyota MDL settlement, finds lessons to learn from Lincoln's Gettysburg Address and discusses ways of taming legal spending. Plus, a profile and Q&A with the general counsel for Moxie Software and a practice focus on workplace issues.
Monday, November 4, 2013
This month's issue asks: Are in-house legal departments becoming mini-firms? Plus, a profile and Q&A with the general counsel for Bedrock Manufacturing Co. and a practice focus on white-collar crime and forensic accounting.
Monday, October 28, 2013
In a year when he's already managed Vinson & Elkins' work on five deals, each valued at more than $1 billion, Houston mergers-and-acquisitions partner Jeff Floyd led deal teams on two major energy deals announced this week.
Wednesday, October 23, 2013
In person, billionaire Mark Cuban stands taller and seems calmer than most TV viewers would guess. That disparity between his reputation and reality helped the Dallas Mavericks owner beat the government in court earlier this month, says his lawyer Tom Melsheimer.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Vinson & Elkins and Baker Botts each had a piece of an initial public offering that closed Monday as the largest of the year so far. On Oct. 21, Plains GP Holdings of Houston raised a net $2.73 billion in the offering, which sold at $22 a share.
Monday, October 21, 2013
In the first quarter of each year, the approximately 6,000 employees of San Antonio-based Tesoro Corp. have to certify that they don?t know of any problems that could get the corporation in hot water. If they know of problems, the employees are supposed to report them through the certification-of-compliance program.