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  1. Akamai Appoints Aaron Ahola As General Counsel & Corporate SecretaryRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    Akamai Technologies, Inc. , the world's largest and most trusted cloud delivery platform, announced today a planned succession in leadership within the Company's legal organization. Aaron Ahola, Akamai's Deputy General Counsel will succeed Melanie Haratunian as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, effective October 1st.

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  2. Akamai Appoints Aaron Ahola as General Counsel & Corporate SecretaryRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Mr. Ahola joined Akamai in 2000 and has served in the roles of Assistant General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel, Chief Privacy Officer, and Chief Compliance Officer. His experience at Akamai has covered securities, mergers and acquisitions, global compliance, litigation management, patent and intellectual property, international regulations, commercial contracting, employment, risk management and public policy.

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  3. H.I.G. Capital Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Vantage Specialty ChemicalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Business Wire

    Headquartered in Chicago, IL, Vantage is a leading, vertically integrated provider of sustainable, naturally derived ingredients focused on personal care, industrial, food, and consumer industries with a broad portfolio of over 2,000 products. Vantage was initially formed in early 2008 through H.I.G.'s acquisition of Croda International's U.S. oleochemicals business.

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  4. Squibby causeway suit dismissed with prejudice in Land CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... the plaintiffs pressed on with their case. should Chilmark voters opt to change the town's zoning laws," Ropes and Gray attorney Peter Alpert, who represented Squibnocket Farms, wrote in an email. " tried to amend their complaint to bring new zoning ...

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  5. Why Are So Many Partners Leaving Ropes & Gray?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Law.com

    One former Ropes & Gray partner does not mince his words when reflecting on the rate of departures that the Boston-based Am Law 100 firm has seen so far this year. Over the last two months, seven partners have left the firm across four offices worldwide, with a total of 18 heading for the exit door since January; 19 if you count London co-founder Maurice Allen , who stepped down from the partnership last year but only left the firm at the end of February.

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  6. TravelCenters of America LLC Wins Litigation Against ComdataRead the original story

    Monday Sep 11 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    TravelCenters of America LLC today announced that it has won its litigation against Comdata, Inc. regarding the fees charged by Comdata to TA for processing payments at TA's locations using Comdata fuel cards. As previously reported, TA began its litigation against Comdata on November 30, 2016 in response to communications from Comdata alleging that TA had breached certain agreements which require Comdata to process customer transactions using Comdata cards at set fees through January 2, 2022.

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  7. CITIC Capital and Humanwell complete Ansell's condoms unit acquisitionRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 5 | PE Hub

    CITIC Capital and Humanwell have closed its previously announced acquisition of Ansell' s condoms unit. No financial terms were disclosed.

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  8. Terry Iandiorio, 46, Ropes & Gray lawyer noted for pro bono workRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 28 | Boston.com

    While helping his 10-year-old son, Mason, prepare a school paper about bugs, Terry Iandiorio guided him toward writing clearly and more descriptively. You have a picture in your head of what you're seeing, he told his son, and you have to make sure that comes through, because you're writing for someone who might be struggling to grasp that image.

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  9. LGP to sell USIC to Partners GroupRead the original story

    Friday Aug 25 | PE Hub

    Partners Group has agreed to acquire Indianapolis-based United States Infrastructure Corporation , provider of underground utility locating services. The seller is Leonard Green & Partners LP .

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  10. Ropes & Gray Lawyer Found Dead in Nantucket SurfRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | Daily Business Review

    Terrell "Terry" Iandiorio, a 46-year-old litigation and government enforcement counsel at Ropes & Gray in Boston, drowned in a rip current last week in Nantucket, a popular island vacation spot off the coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

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  11. Mark Corban Steve Fleischmann Daniel Baradarian Bijesh Amin v....Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    MARK A. CORBAN, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated; STEVE FLEISCHMANN, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated; Plaintiffs, Appellants, DANIEL BARADARIAN, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated; BIJESH AMIN, individually and on behalf of all others similarly situated; Plaintiffs, v. SAREPTA THERAPEUTICS, INC.; CHRIS GARABEDIAN; EDWARD KAYE, Defendants, Appellees, SANDESH MAHATME, Defendant.

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  12. Kirkland takes five-partner Ropes enforcement team in the US, London and Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 22 | Law.com

    Kirkland & Ellis has recruited a five-partner investigations and government enforcement team from Ropes & Gray, including lawyers from four of the firm's offices in the US, UK and Asia. The team comprises Chicago managing partner and global anti-corruption and international risks co-chair Asheesh Goel, New York securities and futures enforcement co-head Zachary Brez, alongside three other government enforcement partners - Kim Nemirow in Chicago, Marcus Thompson in London and Cori Lable in Hong Kong.

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  13. Next Article:Ropes & Gray Lawyer Found Dead in Nantucket SurfRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | American Lawyer

    Terrell "Terry" Iandiorio, a 46-year-old litigation and government enforcement counsel at Ropes & Gray in Boston, drowned in a rip current last week in Nantucket, a popular island getaway off the coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. U.S. Immigration Solution: Canada is Open for Business In an effort to increase innovation and profits in a burgeoning global economy, companies need to attract and retain a highly skilled immigrant workforce.

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  14. Nantucket drowning victim remembered as a family man, skilled lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | Boston.com

    Terrell Iandiorio, the man who drowned off Nobadeer Beach on Nantucket, was remembered Friday as a family man and succesful lawyer at one of Boston's oldest law firms. His youngest brother, Brady, called him an "outstanding father to his two children, a committed husband, a caring brother and son, and a loving friend to all the people whose lives he touched so deeply every day."

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  15. PE-backed MarketCast acquires FizziologyRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | PE Hub

    MarketCast LLC, a portfolio company of Kohlberg & Company , has acquired Indianapolis-based Fizziology LLC , a provider of social insights and analytics for the media and entertainment industry. No financial terms were disclosed.

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  16. Altamont exits OmniplexRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | PE Hub

    Altamont Capital Partners has sold Chantilly, Virginia-based Omniplex World Services Corp , a provider of protective and investigative services for government and commercial clients. The buyer was Constellis , which is backed by Apollo Global Management .

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  17. MarketCast Acquires FizziologyRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2017 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    MarketCast, LLC , the preeminent provider of strategic insights and data analytics to marketers and researchers in the global entertainment industry, announced today that it has acquired Fizziology LLC , a leading social insights and analytics company in the media and entertainment space. Fizziology has developed best-in-class software to convert social opinions into trackable data and insights.

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  18. MarketCast Acquires Social Analytic Company FizziologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Deadline

    In a move that sees as strengthening the market research company, MarketCast has acquired Indianapolis-based social insights and analytic company Fizziology . Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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  19. Cloud computing securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | jdsupra.com

    Jim DeGraw, Ropes & Gray technology partner, addresses cloud computing security issues that companies should be aware of as they consider moving data to the cloud. Clients call us up frequently and say that they are considering going to a cloud computing strategy.

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  20. [Video] Cloud computing securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | JD Supra

    Jim DeGraw, Ropes & Gray technology partner, addresses cloud computing security issues that companies should be aware of as they consider moving data to the cloud. Clients call us up frequently and say that they are considering going to a cloud computing strategy.

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