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BAKER BOTTS: Baker Botts’ Privacy Lawyers to Speak at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2019

Baker Botts Partner and Chair of the firm’s Antitrust and Competition practice, Maureen Ohlhausen and Corporate Special Counsel, Cynthia Cole will be speaking at the Global Privacy Summit on May 3rd in Washington D.C.

AMTRAK: Amtrak Celebrates 48 Years; Looks to the future

Continuing its FY18 success, Amtrak is on track for its best year as the company celebrates its 48th year of operations.

Analysis: Georgetown University ranks 48th best for medical research in the nation, study finds

Georgetown University finished in a tie for 48th in a ranking of best medical schools for research by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Which college baseball program grossed the most in the U.S.

George Washington University and Georgetown University top the list of highest grossing college baseball programs nationwide in 2016

BAYFIRST SOLUTIONS: BayFirst certified in AS9100D, ISO 9001:2015, ISO/IEC 20000-1:2018 and ISO/IEC 27001:2013

BayFirst Solutions LLC underwent a stringent evaluation process that included quality management system development, documentation review, internal audits, and Internal Audit Training, and we are pleased to announce that BayFirst was granted Certification to AS9100D (Aerospace) and ISO 9001:2015 (Quality Management System (QMS)) by International Auditors Inc (IAI).

BIOTECHNOLOGY INNOVATION ORGANIZATION (BIO): BIO Submits Comments Supportive of EPA Plan to Allow Year-Round Use of E15

The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) today submitted comments supportive of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) “Proposed Rulemaking for Modifications to Fuel Regulations to Provide Flexibility for E15 and to Elements of the Renewable Identification Number (RIN) Compliance System,” which would allow for year-round use of gasoline blended with up to 15 percent ethanol.

Analysis: George Washington University medical school ranks 67th best for primary care in the nation

George Washington University finished in a tie for 67th in a ranking of best medical schools for primary care by U.S. News that examined 120 campuses around the nation.

District of Columbia exports up 9.4% since 2013

District of Columbia exports increased 9.4 percent in the five-year period from 2013 to 2017, according to the International Trade Administration (ITA).

United Kingdom is the top destination for Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV metro area exports in 2017

Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV exported $880.17 million to United Kingdom in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), a decrease of 1.6 percent from $894.62 million in 2016.

The District of Columbia exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017

The District of Columbia exported $2.15 billion worth of goods in 2017, according to the U.S. Department of Commerce International Trade Administration (ITA), unchanged from 2016.

ATLAS RESEARCH: Meg Kabat, Fmr. Veterans Affairs National Director, Joins Atlas Research

Atlas Research welcomes Meg Kabat, former National Director of the Caregiver Support Program at the Department of Veterans Affairs.

BAKER & MCKENZIE LLP: Baker McKenzie Advises on CannTrust USD 200 Million Cross-Border Public Offering

CannTrust Holdings Inc., a Canadian cannabis company listed on the TSX and NYSE, closed a USD 200 million cross-border public offering and secondary offering by certain selling shareholders.

District of Columbia ranks 38th among counties in highest exporting metros

District of Columbia ranks 38th in trade with $7.11 billion in exports in 2017.

Montgomery County ranks 123rd among counties in highest exporting metros

Montgomery County ranks 123rd in trade with $1.17 billion in exports in 2017.

Analysis: Washington, D.C., area posts 63rd highest foreclosure rate in first quarter

One in 682 properties in the Washington, D.C., area started the foreclosure process during the first quarter of the year -- the 63rd highest foreclosure rate among metropolitan statistical areas nationwide, according to an ATTOM Data Solutions analysis of property data.

Fairfax County ranks 133rd among counties in highest exporting metros

Fairfax County ranks 133rd in trade with $933.83 million in exports in 2017.

Loudoun County ranks 135th among counties in highest exporting metros

Loudoun County ranks 135th in trade with $897.49 million in exports in 2017.

Analysis: Georgetown University's engineering program ranks 75th best in the nation, study finds

Georgetown University finished in a tie for 75th in a ranking of best engineering programs by U.S. News that examined 199 campuses around the nation.

Frederick County ranks 142nd among counties in highest exporting metros

Frederick County ranks 142nd in trade with $805.78 million in exports in 2017.

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