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Latham & Watkins LLP served as the legal advisor to CNX. The Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of CNXM was advised by Evercore on financial matters and Baker Botts L.L.P. on legal matters. Lastly, CNX and CNXM will provide additional guidance information in conjunction with the upcoming ...
The fast-changing utility market could make it possible for the city to sell JEA at a price that would make financial sense for the long-term finances of the city, according to a draft report by Public Financial Management, a firm hired by JEA to assess whether the time is ripe to put the utility up for sale in the private market.

“He is a really smart lawyer,” said Tim Durst, partner-in-charge at the Dallas office of Baker Botts. “Fernando was a wonderful colleague who was used to dealing with complicated, sophisticated issues. He brought a lot to the table, and he was a great teammate.” At Baker Botts, Rodriguez worked on ...
The deal, expected to close in April, saw Norton Rose Fulbright take the lead for Brampton, Ontario-based Nuuvera, whose COO and general counsel is former Baker Botts associate Josh Epstein. Robert Kozlov, a senior partner at Norton Rose Fulbright in Toronto, serves as a member of the board at ...
Houston lawyer Kevin Keenan left Baker Botts to join Hogan Lovells as a partner in its infrastructure, energy, resources, and projects practice. Keenan represents clients in energy infrastructure and transportation, focusing on LNG project development and shipping. At Baker Botts, Keenan was deputy ...
... commissioner for global regulatory operations and policy at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, and Kevin Wolf, former assistant secretary of commerce for export administration, as well as Courtney York, an M&A lawyer who came from Akin Gump's Texas rival, Baker Botts. “We have our eyes open to ...

“We are very pleased that the SEC has concluded its investigation and is taking no action,” said Michael Goldberg with Houston-based Baker Botts LLP, which represented Cobalt in the investigation. Goldberg is a partner based in Houston and New York and the co-chair of the firm's international dispute ...
Rossenwasser, who is 71, and two other V&E partners – Michael Swidler and Adorys Velazquez – are expected to join the New York office of Baker Botts in the next two months. The three lawyers and V&E are reportedly negotiating the exact date of their departure, as required in the terms the lawyers ...
Hogan Lovells said Tuesday that it's boosted its energy project development practice with a former Baker Botts LLP partner who specializes in liquefied ... Kevin Keenan, who spent the previous 9 ½ years at Baker Botts and recently served as that firm's deputy head of global projects, said he joined Hogan ...
He is represented by a white-collar criminal defense lawyer, William Jeffress of the Washington, D.C., law firm Baker Botts. “CEOs play at a very high level and tend not to get involved in day-to-day issues,” Henning said. “Rarely are their fingerprints on anything.” Iacobelli and Morgan-Holiefield are accused ...
Baker Botts also compared the impact of the new tax act on a C-corporation and a partnership, building an example with $1,000 of income. In the pre-act scenario, a C-corporation would pay its 35% tax rate, then a 20% qualified dividend rate, then shareholders income tax, Medicare and shareholders tax ...
Brad Bennett, a partner at Baker Botts and former head of Finra's enforcement unit, suggests both advisors and broker-dealers watch the SEC's Retail Strategy Task Force, ThinkAdvisor writes. (Getty). Broker-dealers, meanwhile, are likely to see changes as a result of Finra's comprehensive review of its ...
Intervale Capital said Jan. 16 that it acquired a majority stake in PDC Logic. Financial terms weren't announced. PDC Logic, of Norman, Oklahoma, makes highly engineered drilling and completion bits. PNC Business Credit provided financing. Wheeler, Morgan & Brown PLLC acted as legal counsel to ...
Furthermore, the new rules allow businesses to offset no more than 80 percent of a year's earnings, down from 100 percent previously, according to Steve Marcus, a Dallas-based tax partner at Baker Botts. As a result, Shell said it may take a charge of as much as $2.5 billion against its fourth-quarter results.
The bill's expansion of critical technologies “would open the door for CFIUS to consider economic and market impacts of Chinese technology investments across the board,” according to an analysis by the law firm Baker Botts LLC. A Senate companion bill (S. 2098) is sponsored by Sen. John Cornyn ...
This SCOTUS Brief Is Good Enough to Eat. But Will Justices Bite? Filed by Baker Botts partner Evan Young, this Masterpiece Cake amicus brief featured roughly three dozen photos of wedding and other special-occasion cakes, ranging from one that looks like a silver pot brimming with crawfish waiting to ...
Rodriguez, a field office director for the Dominican Republic for International Justice Mission, is a veteran of Baker Botts LLP and former briefing attorney for Texas Supreme Court Justice Nathan L. Hecht, according to his White House biography. Rodriguez was nominated in September to fill a post ...

"Fernando is a man of exceptional integrity and excellent credentials," said Tim Durst, his former partner at Baker Botts in Dallas. "He's a very diligent and careful lawyer and his litigation skills run deep." The Texas district court nominee who has prompted the most attention nationally is Jeffrey Carl Mateer, ...
Petitioners, former Yukos Oil Co. shareholders, sought the court's permission to subpoena Baker Botts LLP, and Ryan E. Bull, a partner in the ...
Baker Botts, L.L.P., a leading international law firm, announced recently that three partners from its highly influential LNG Projects Practice will ...
Baker Botts has promoted three intellectual property attorneys to partner, as part of a round of 11 partner promotions. Brian Johnston, Jennifer ...
Baker Botts, L.L.P. has announced that three partners from its highly influential LNG Projects Practice will be taking part in the CWC 18th ...
Two former Baker Botts attorneys have joined forces with the former leader of Addleshaw Goddard's Asia mergers and acquisitions department ...
Law360, New York (November 13, 2017, 12:10 PM EST) -- In this week's Taxation With Representation, M III acquired IEA for $255 million, Delek US announced ...
Baker Botts approaches diversity and inclusion in a number of ways — starting with a firmwide diversity committee that includes the firm's top ...
... and squandered in ways that render much of it unrecoverable as a practical matter,” says Kevin Stadler, Janvey's lawyer and a partner with Baker Botts LLP.
A pair of former Baker Botts lawyers has teamed up with an ex-Addleshaw Goddard Asia corporate head in Hong Kong to offer contract lawyer ...
Three senior Hong Kong-based lawyers have left Baker Botts and Addleshaw Goddard to launch a boutique firm called GPS Legal, which will ...
Law360, Washington (October 30, 2017, 4:57 PM EDT) -- Yukos Oil Co. shareholders looking to subpoena a Baker Botts partner as part of a bid to revive a $50 ...
... to import gas from a variety of sources, which increases competition and can lead to lower gas prices, according to law firm Baker Botts LLP.
Baker Botts has raided US rival Kirkland & Ellis for a Washington, DC, IP litigator, in what continues to be a strong area of interest for US firms.
Law360, New York (October 25, 2017, 10:21 PM EDT) -- Baker Botts LLP has added a former Kirkland & Ellis LLP intellectual property litigator who specializes ...
Bart Showalter, partner and chair of Baker Botts's IP department, said: “To deliver quality representation to clients amidst the increasing ...
Baker Botts has appointed former Kirkland & Ellis partner Katharine Burke to its International Trade Commission (ITC) team in Washington, DC.
Law.com IP reporter Scott Graham breaks down some hot topics at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office with Eliot Williams, an IP partner at ...
After poaching a half-dozen partners from Baker Botts to launch in Houston, Gibson Dunn is snapping up 55,000 square feet to accommodate ...
Graves Dougherty Hearon & Moody employed seven LGBT lawyers, Husch Blackwell had six, Gardere Wynne Sewell had four, Baker Botts ...
With David Beavers, Aubree Eliza Weaver and Daniel Lippman. FILING SEASON: Today's the deadline for filing third-quarter disclosure reports ...
The Chamber's brief, which was joined by the American Benefits Council, hasn't yet been accepted by the court. It was filed by Baker Botts LLP, ...
Law360, New York (October 10, 2017, 6:18 PM EDT) -- Baker Botts LLP and one of its partners told a D.C. federal judge Friday not to revive efforts by a group of ...
Baker Botts L.L.P., an international law firm, co-hosted the inaugural Global Energy Transitions Summit with Rice University's Baker Institute for ...
The Cayman Islands' Ministry of Financial Services & Home Affairs has hired law firm Baker Botts to provide counseling and advocacy services ...
Greeting guests were HBA President Alistair Dawson of Beck Redden LLP, and his wife, Wendy Dawson; Houston Bar Foundation Chair Travis Sales of Baker Botts LLP, and his wife, Sandy Sales; and HBA Auxiliary President Lisa Sharp, and her husband, Phillip Sharp of Baker, Donelson, Bearman, ...
Over the past five years or so, nearly every major law firm operating in Texas - including Houston-based firms Baker Botts, Bracewell, Norton ...
After six years on the bench as a Texas state appellate justice, Rebeca Huddle did just that, rejoining Baker Botts on June 15 as a litigation ...
The Supreme Court two years ago ruled in Baker Botts v. Asarco that bankruptcy professionals entitled to compensation from a debtor's ...
Incumbent President Laurent Gbagbo claimed victory, but supporters of the opposition candidate, Alassane Ouattara, disputed the results.
Baker Botts also did not have any damage as a result of the flood, said partner Rob Fowler. “We are just high enough,” he said. The firm was ...
At Baker Botts' Houston headquarters, the situation is similar, according to partner Rob Fowler, who said the office did not suffer any flood ...
Brad Bennett of Baker Botts covers practices that a company should consider in order to develop a successful corporate whistleblower program ...


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