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CLEANCHOICE ENERGY: If You Fly, Here's How You Can Offset Your Carbon Emissions

Planning for a mid-Winter getaway? Or maybe your next business trip? Time for a "green living" tip that will make your life happier and the planet greener.

BAKER BOTTS LLP: Baker Botts Acts for Faraday Grid and its Strategic Investment from Adam Neumann, WeWork Co-Founder & CEO

Deal Description: Baker Botts today announced that it has advised Faraday Grid, the global energy technology company, on a £25 million investment in the company from Adam Neumann, co-founder and CEO of WeWork.

ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: AG Racine Sues Four Maryland Parents and DCPS Employee for Residency Fraud at D.C. Schools, Seeks $450K+ in Unpaid Tuition, Damages and Fines

Attorney General Karl A. Racine today announced lawsuits against four Maryland parents for falsifying District residency to send their children to D.C. Public Schools (DCPS) for free.

BAKER & MCKENZIE LLP: Baker McKenzie Releases 2019 UN Global Compact Communication on Progress

We are delighted to share our 2019 Communication on Progress demonstrating many of the ways in which our Firm and our people have supported the UN Global Compact in the past year.

ATTORNEY GENERAL FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: AG Racine Leads 22-State Coalition Against Trump Effort Threatening Legal Status of Long-Time U.S. Residents

Attorney General Karl A. Racine led a coalition of 22 attorneys general in filing a friend-of-the-court brief seeking to stop the Trump administration’s attempt to strip longtime residents of their rights to live and work in the United States, making them subject to possible deportation.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Atlas Research Welcomes Christopher Cronin as Vice President

Christopher Cronin joins Atlas Research as the new Vice President of Business Development.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Staff Profile: Dr. John Jacocks Serves Veterans Through Medical Training at Rural VA Clinics

It’s not surprising that retired U.S. Army physician Dr. John Jacocks has a self-described soft spot in his heart for Veterans.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Atlas Research Helps National Science Foundation-Funded Research Go Further

Atlas Research recently reached a major milestone with the National Science Foundation (NSF).

BAKER & MCKENZIE LLP: Baker McKenzie Hires Leading London M&A Lawyer to Bolster China Strategy

Leading global law firm Baker McKenzie has hired Peter Lu as a Partner and Head of the China Group in London, joining its fast-growing London Corporate practice.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Atlas Research Volunteers Support Winterhaven Event for DC Area Homeless Veterans

Atlas Research volunteers supported the annual Winterhaven Homeless Stand Down event at the Washington DC Veterans Affairs Medical Center on January 26, 2019.

ASSOCIATION OF GLOBAL AUTOMAKERS: Global Automakers Podcast Episode 1: John Bozzella in Detroit

Welcome to our first episode of our new Global Automakers podcast. In this episode, I take a trip down memory lane when I attended the North American International Auto Show in Detroit last month, an event I have been attending for 25 years.

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY: A Champion of Proactive Diversity in Business

Race, inclusion, diversity—these are the issues that Kogod professor Sonya Grier focuses all of her energy on; and when she talks about her work, her passion shines through.

U.S. FEDREAL ELECTION COMMISSION: Year-End reporting reminder

The Year-End report is due Thursday, January 31, covering activity through December 31, 2018. Staff in the Reports Analysis Division and Electronic Filing Office will be available until 8:00 p.m. ET on January 31 to answer questions regarding the content and filing of reports.

U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION: Shamoil T. Shipchandler, Regional Director of the SEC’s Fort Worth Regional Office, Has Left the Agency

The Securities and Exchange Commission today announced that Shamoil T. Shipchandler, Director of the Fort Worth Regional Office, left the agency on Friday, January 25. Under Mr. Shipchandler’s leadership, the Fort Worth office has brought numerous significant enforcement actions and has conducted examination activities that have strengthened compliance in the industry, including filing novel cases involving accounting fraud and cryptocurrency, and providing transparency to regional registrants.

U.S. SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION: SEC Emergency Action Charges Texas Real Estate Developer for Multi-Million Dollar Offering Fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced today that it filed charges against Texas resident and real estate developer Phillip Michael Carter, two other individuals, and several related entities for conducting a multi-million dollar offering fraud.

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