Former Biden chief of staff to lead Ebola response

...of 2009 created as a response to the recession and the financial crisis.Klain is President of Case Holdings and General Counsel at Revolution LLC, a technology venture capital firm based in Washington, DC.

Parking, probation proposals advance through commission committee

...unanimous committee approval Monday, no one had seen the document, which wasn't included in the meeting packet. City General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie and Clerk of Commission Lena Bonner each said Slaby had not provided a copy.Commissioners also...

Augusta manufacturers likely to avoid paying energy tax

...Augusta Economic Development Authority. Chamber of Commerce president Sue Parr and Clay Jones, the vice president and general counsel for the Georgia Association of Manufacturers, both are signed up to address the commission at Tuesday's regular meeting...

Olens: Closed-door talk on interim commission appointment violates law

...make that decision in open session," Lockett said, although a vote on Hasan's appointment was done openly.City General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie did not respond to messages left Friday seeking comment.Olens' response lends credence to outrage...

Drones for moviemaking win FAA approval

...too narrowly limited," he said.Kenneth Quinn, an attorney with Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman and a former FAA general counsel, said he expects other industries to oppose some of restrictions imposed on the movie drones, especially requirements...

Crowdfunding backers hope to raise interest

...manufacturer of guitars from oil cans and a TV network targeted at men.Vincent Russo, the Secretary of State's general counsel when the crowdfunding exemption was created, said plenty of small companies could use it but have to find the crowd...

Augusta Commission gives OK to hire city administrator

...Rodriguez didn't materialize."The ship is running loose; there's nobody directing the ship," he said.After General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie said the commission was free to discuss salary and the hiring decision behind closed doors, Commissioner...

Pair of NFL owners vow to get 'truth' out of evidence probe

...teams.Partner David Donovan spent 20 years at the law firm before joining the Washington Redskins, where he was general counsel and chief operating officer. From 1997 to 2004, current Cleveland Browns President Alec Scheiner was at WilmerHale...

Augusta Commission nixes alcohol license fee increase, approves amendments

...city's use of sales tax dollars to fund construction projects for non-profits and other sales tax practices.After General Counsel Andrew MacKenzie said the attorney general's office might not respond to the request, sought by commissioners Donnie...

Former NBA commissioner David Stern set to enter Hall of Fame

...with the ABA came much earlier, when he was working with the league as a lawyer, before he joined the NBA as its general counsel in 1978. Some of those advances are the ones that occasionally come to mind when he's talking with old co-workers...