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Polsinelli named an IP litigation powerhouse

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Polsinelli has been named one of four IP Litigation Powerhouses in the 2016 BTI Litigation Outlook report based on interviews with general counsels. This is the first time Polsinelli has received recognition by BTI as an IP Litigation Powerhouse. “This is a huge accomplishment for our firm and we’re honored to thank our clients and… Read More →

Quarles & Brady earns diversity leadership award

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The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP announced that its Phoenix office has been honored by the Arizona Diversity Council with the first-ever Corporate DiversityFIRST™ Leadership Award for its outstanding accomplishments in the promotion and advancement of diversity through inclusion and strong leadership. The firm was honored with individual and fellow business award… Read More →

ASU Law gets $2 million gift from Steele Foundation

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The Steele Foundation has made a grant award of $2 million to the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University to endow the Daniel Cracchiolo Chair in Civil and Criminal Litigation, thus founding the largest named chair within the school’s history. In addition, the grant will establish a scholarship fund from the… Read More →

Phoenix lawyer urges Congress to block ‘joint employer’ rule

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Phoenix lawyer Mark Kisicki called on Congress Tuesday to “restore stability in labor relations” by reversing a National Labor Relations Board ruling that he said will cause “significant economic upheaval” if left untouched. Kisicki was one of several witnesses testifying to a Senate committee on an August change to NLRB regulations so that any company… Read More →

Ranking Arizona® will get a new look for the 2016 edition

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The 19th edition of “Ranking Arizona®: The Best of Arizona Business” will feature a makeover of the editorial content to help readers learn more about their favorite Arizona-based businesses. “Historically, we have published traditional profiles of each company,” said AZ Big Media Editor in Chief Michael Gossie. “This year, we are going deeper. We are… Read More →

What are the risks and rewards of crowdfunding law?

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Arizona’s new crowdfunding law, which is intended to give small companies in the local Arizona economy greater access to capital, took effect on July 3. Arizona joins a growing number of states that have recently enacted laws permitting some form of equity crowdfunding. For startups and other emerging growth businesses that may not have ready… Read More →

Best Lawyers honors Lewis Roca Rothgerber attorneys

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Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP announced that 39 attorneys from its Phoenix office were selected by their peers for inclusion The Best Lawyers in America 2016. Five Lewis Roca Rothgerber attorneys also were honored as the Best Lawyers 2016 ‘Lawyers of the Year’ in Phoenix. Bryant D. Barber was named 2016 Municipal Law “Lawyer of the… Read More →

Maria Crimi Speth will discuss legal traps on Internet

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Maria Crimi Speth and Arizona Technology Council’s Startup and Entrepreneurship Committee will be presenting ‘It’s a (VIRTUAL) Jungle Out There! Legal Traps on the Internet, on Thursday Oct. 1 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Unexpected Art Gallery located at 734 W. Polk, Phoenix, AZ 85007. Attendees will learn how to avoid common,… Read More →

Gordon & Rees’ Jamie Mayrose joins Phoenix Theatre board

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Jamie Mayrose of Gordon & Rees was recently named to the board of the Phoenix Theatre. “I’m thrilled to bring my love of the theater and my legal skills to the Board of Directors at Phoenix Theatre,” said Mayrose. “This organization is such an important part of the community, and I look forward to working… Read More →

Lewis Roca Rothgerber adds four associates in Phoenix

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Lewis Roca Rothgerber LLP has announced that Nicholas Bauman, Justin Graham, Lindsey Herzik and Lindsey Herzog have joined the firm’s Phoenix office as associates. Bauman is an associate in the litigation practice group. Prior to joining the firm, he worked at the Arizona Supreme Court as a law clerk to the Hon. Robert M. Brutinel. During law school, he served asarticles editor for… Read More →

Meet Arizona’s Most Admired Companies of 2015

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Each year, Az Business magazine and BestCompaniesAZ chooses 40 companies as winners of Arizona’s Most Admired Companies Awards. When developing the Most Admired Companies program, the primary goal of Az Business magazine and BestCompaniesAZ was to recognize those companies that excel in workplace culture, leadership, social responsibility, customer opinion and innovation. Here are Arizona’s Most Admired Companies of 2015: Alliance Residential Company Most… Read More →

Fennemore Craig lawyer elected to Children’s Museum board

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Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West law firm, announced Stephanie Tribe, an attorney in the firm’s Phoenix office, has been elected to the Children’s Museum of Phoenix Board of Directors. She replaces Susan Wissink, chair of the firm’s business and finance practice group, who previously served as a board member for nine years. “All of… Read More →

Best Lawyers picks 11 Tiffany & Bosco shareholders

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The law firm of Tiffany & Bosco P.A. has announced that eleven Shareholders were recently selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2016. “Best Lawyers in America” is a designation based entirely on peer-review and assessment of professional abilities from colleagues within the same geographic and practice areas. The 11 Tiffany & Bosco… Read More →

Fennemore Craig grows government affairs practice

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Fennemore Craig, a leading Mountain West law firm, announced Alexis Glascock has joined the firm’s Phoenix office and will focus her practice in government affairs. Prior to joining the firm, Glascock worked with the Government Relations group at Gallagher & Kennedy where she lobbied for clients including the Arizona Association of Health Care Plans, the… Read More →