Refine Search

Staples buys Office Depot for $6 billion

...Raton, Florida. In a letter addressed to Sargent, Starboard suggested he immediately hire an investment bank and legal advisers to help the board evaluate, structure and execute a transaction with Office Depot.Starboard disclosed in a regulatory...
Company Spotlight: Men's Wearhouse

...calling it "opportunistic" and "inadequate."On Monday, the company said its board met with external financial and legal advisers and determined with them that it wasn't in its shareholders' best interest to give Jos. A Bank access to the information...
BlackBerry founders looking at buying company

...made its conditional bid."The Special Committee, with the assistance of the company's independent financial and legal advisers, is conducting a robust and thorough review of strategic alternatives. We do not intend to disclose further developments...
Blackberry to explore sale

...unless and until its board approves a specific sale or concludes a review of strategic alternatives.JP Morgan Chase & Co. is serving as its financial adviser and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Torys LLP are legal advisers.
General's sex crime case includes 5 women

...Jackie Thompson said this violated his client's rights and asked that new prosecutors be brought in to try the case. The hearing officer called a recess until early Monday afternoon to give a legal adviser time to review the documents.
Ga. task force concerned with water timetable

...Perdue spokesman Bert Brantley said it was simply one of many options on the table, but he allowed that Perdue's legal advisers are prepared should a lawsuit become necessary. "We're not saying we're ready to pull that trigger," Brantley...
Aitken slammed for skipping forums District 3, the group was silent. "Don't answer," someone muttered. Attorney David Hudson, one of the legal advisers to the citizens committee that negotiated the charter in the mid-1990s, said that under the Voting Rights Act of...
Government | Augusta-Richmond County Commission | Government
Man enters guilty plea in Ripken case

...police captain, who didn't realize there was a bullet in the chamber and shot himself in his hand, Padilla's legal adviser Roberto Calderon told The Associated Press. The bullet also grazed Padilla's leg. The account contradicts Padilla's...
Rants and Raves

...time arrange your Tea Party protest in Columbia County. OBAMA'S ATTORNEY GENERAL would like to imprison Bush's legal advisers about a definition of torture. Clearly, Obama is at least dreaming about later jailing Bush, himself. But has...
Metro | Rants and raves
ACLU questions ban on voting by felons

...individuals convicted of crimes of moral turpitude until their civil rights are fully restored, said Jean Brown, the chief legal adviser to the Alabama Secretary of State's Office. Felons not convicted of those crimes retained their right to vote...