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03/30/17 Q & A With David Ostow, Cartoonist and Curator, at Roger Smith Hotel

David Ostow’s work has appeared in Entertainment Weekly, Huffington Post and Entertainment Weekly…and, as of this month, Roger Smith Hotel. The Brooklyn-based cartoonist’s March Mega Opening features a collection of works done by...

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03/29/17 LCA Consultores: Brazil's Macroeconomic Scenario

Basic scenario continues to contemplate moderate growth only (abroad and domestically) With the evolution of the international and domestic situations in the early months of the year came a few favorable surprises, albeit with...

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03/29/17 Jones Day's Bruce Bennett named American Lawyer "Dealmaker of the Year" for Caesars Restructuring

Citing the successful resolution he secured in the Caesars Entertainment Operating Company's bankruptcy matter, The American Lawyer has named Jones Day's Bruce Bennett a 2017 "Dealmaker of the Year." Mr. Bennett led a team...

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03/29/17 Littler Mendelson P.C.: New Rules for Tipped Employees in Brazil and How They Affect the Hospitality Industry

On March 13, 2017, Brazil's President Michel Temer signed into law new regulations concerning the payment, distribution, tax withholdings, and reporting of tips, whether voluntarily given by customers or charged by employers as a...

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03/28/17 Peixoto & Cury Advogados: José Nantala B. Freire no portal EBC Agência Brasil - As consequências da Operação Carne Fraca

Acionistas movem ação coletiva nos EUA contra grupos frigoríficos brasileiros. As consequências da Operação Carne Fraca, da Polícia Federal, cujas investigações foram divulgadas no último dia 17, já começam a surgir para as...

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03/28/17 Deloitte Expands Cloud Services with Acquisition

Deloitte announced today significant investments in its cloud services, providing clients with an advanced set of analytic and cognitive capabilities to enable their digital transformation. Investments include the acquisition of...

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03/28/17 Hunton & Williams LLP: The impact of foreign-based cyberattacks on US businesses and their consumers has reached a fever pitch

The impact of foreign-based cyberattacks on US businesses and their consumers has reached a fever pitch. On March 31, Hunton & Williams LLP’s Sergio Oehninger will speak at a panel on “Privacy, Data Security and Cyber...

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03/28/17 For the fourth year in a row, Cushman & Wakefield has been ranked #1 in Commercial Real Estate Firm

For the fourth year in a row, Cushman & Wakefield has been ranked #1 in Commercial Real Estate Firm: Tenant Representation as part of The Best of the National Law Journal 2017! We also ranked #1 in Property Management and...

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03/27/17 Natura Brasil opens its first store in New York

Our Nolita store is now open! Come visit us at 240 Elizabeth St and get a free sample of our much-loved Castanha Hand Cream.

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03/27/17 J.P. Morgan: A Favourable-Looking Europe, Despite Challenging Times

With rising Eurosceptism and increasing political uncertainty, 2017 may be the greatest challenge yet for the European Union. In its recent edition of EMEA Perspectives, J.P. Morgan Private Bank’s Julien Lafargue analyses the...

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03/27/17 White & Case Executive Summary: China’s rise in global M&A

China has become a key player in global cross-border M&A: Following almost a decade of consistent double-digit growth, in 2016 China became the second-largest global investor behind the United States with US$140 billion in...

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03/24/17 OCBC Bank: Retiree households least hit by inflation

Retiree households enjoyed the largest decline in consumer prices last year, compared with other income groups in Singapore, thanks in part to healthcare subsidies. Consumer prices for retiree households - those with only non-...

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03/24/17 Korn Ferry Study: Poor Working Relationship with CEO Top Reason CFOs Would Voluntarily or Involuntarily Leave Company

A new Korn Ferry (NYSE:KFY), survey of 321 Chief Financial Officers (CFOs)/heads of finance shows that a strong working relationship with their company’s CEO and board of directors is critical to achievement and career longevity...

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03/24/17 WWD Names Arent Fox a Top Retail Practice

Arent Fox’s Fashion Law group was recommended as one of the best retail practices in the country by WWD, which encouraged retailers to call on the firm’s attorneys when faced with issues that threaten their bottom line. The...

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03/22/17 WEBINAR ORGANIZED BY DRUMMOND ADVISORS "EXPANDINDO NEGÓCIOS: COMO ESTABELECER CONTRATOS DE PARCERIA NOS EUA"

Webinar "Expandindo negócios: como estabelecer contratos de parceria nos EUA" by Drummond Advisors. When: Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 3 PM (Brasilia time) - 2 PM (EDT). https://drummondcpallc.clickmeeting.com/expandindo-negocios-...

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03/22/17 Curtis strengthens Middle East offering with the addition of Counsel Ali Naveed Arshad

Curtis deepens its Middle East offering as it welcomes experienced counsel Ali Naveed Arshad to its Dubai office. He has worked in Oman since 2011, having most recently been a practice head at a highly regarded local Omani firm...

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03/22/17 Núcleo de Inovação Tecnológica é aberto em parceria com BTG Pactual

Projeto do Departamento de Informática da PUC-Rio, em parceria com o banco, tem como objetivo desenvolver soluções inovadoras para problemas tecnológicos do mercado financeiro. O presidente do BTG, Roberto Sallouti, e o Reitor da...

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03/21/17 PwC: Key findings from the communications industry - 20th CEO Survey

This year, our 20th CEO survey highlights areas of growth, talent, trust, and globalisation within the communications industry. We surveyed 43 CEOs in 28 countries who, for the most part, are relatively optimistic for their...

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03/21/17 Chambers Global 2017 Recognizes King & Spalding in 52 Practice Area Categories

King & Spalding has been recognized as one of the leading international firms in the latest Chambers Global guide. The 2017 guide ranked the firm’s practice areas in 52 categories, and King & Spalding lawyers earned 139...

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03/21/17 Debevoise Advises VIG in its $600 Million Fund

The Hong Kong and New York offices of Debevoise & Plimpton LLP have advised VIG Partners (“VIG”) on the formation of VIG Partners Fund III (“Fund III”). The fund has reached final closing, raising $600 million, exceeding the...

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