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October 21, 2016

WASHINGTON—Covington represented India-based Piramal Enterprises and its wholly owned Critical Care subsidiary in the UK in the acquisition of five anesthesia and pain management injectable products from Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, in an all cash deal for an upfront consideration of US$155 million, and up to an additional US$20 million. The products to be acquired ...

October 21, 2016, The Wall Street Journal

Charlotte Hill is quoted by The Wall Street Journal in an article regarding rules proposed by UK regulators to strengthen individual accountability at banks and insurance companies. According to Hill, the widening scope of the Senior Managers Regime is part and parcel of regulators’ increased focus on tackling misconduct and shouldn’t be a surprise to firms. ...

October 21, 2016, The Washington Post

Lindsay Burke and Robert Lenhard are quoted in a Washington Post article regarding laws governing political communications in the workplace. According to Burke employees of private companies are often surprised they don’t have the First Amendment rights they do outside the workplace. She adds that although companies can’t prohibit workers from talking about ...

October 20, 2016

WASHINGTON—The National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty honored Covington partner and former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder with the Outstanding Achievement Award for his work in identifying and ameliorating federal policies that target the criminalization of poor people.  The Law Center highlighted Mr. Holder’s leadership role overseeing the ...

October 20, 2016, World IP Review

Timothy Hester is quoted in a World IP Review article regarding the promotion of the firm’s 13 new partners. According to Hester, “Our new partners reflect the excellence, strengths, and diversity of the firm, and will play important roles in the firm for decades to come.”

October 19, 2016

WASHINGTON—The American Bar Foundation has elected Ellen Flannery as President of the board of the American Bar Foundation (ABF), a position she will hold for two years.  Ms. Flannery has served as a member of ABF’s board of directors since 2005, and most recently served as Vice President. She also was chair of The Fellows of the ABF from 2007 to 2008.  “Ellen ...

October 18, 2016, The Center for Public Integrity

Robert Kelner is quoted in an article by the Center for Public Integrity regarding Donald Trump’s lobbying and campaign finance proposals. According to Kelner, “I am very skeptical that they would actually be implemented in a robust way, especially because his proposal is very weak on details.”

October 17, 2016, GW Today

Eric Holder was interviewed at a HistoryMakers event by Jonathan Capehart of The Washington Post and is quoted in a GW Today article offering highlights. “I like people to think of me as a person who believes in this country… as an advocate for people who too frequently were voiceless, [and] as a man who tried to change institutions in our country that needed ...

October 17, 2016, Los Angeles Times

The Los Angeles Times highlights the role of Dan Shallman and Aaron Lewis in helping unravel a bribery case against two brothers who allegedly tried to buy the support of a Huntington Park city council member for higher towing fees. In what Dan Shallman called a “huge vindication,” the court sentenced one of the brothers with probation.