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2014-04-15 16:20:27

WASHINGTON, April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kathy Brown, most recently an Associate General Counsel in the Office of General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Defense, has joined Covington & Burling, where she is expected to play a key role in the firm's aerospace, defense and security industry group. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120423/CL92331LOGO Ms. Brown will focus on practices that intersect with transactional work for the defense industrial base. This...

2014-01-31 12:23:28

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kristina Rosette and Hope Hamilton of Covington & Burling have been named as two of the "World's Leading Trademark Professionals" in the 2014 World Trademark Review 1000. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140131/DC56501) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120423/CL92331LOGO) Ms. Rosette, of counsel, was recognized as one of five leading generic top-level domain (gTLD) experts in the nation, and was the...

2014-01-24 20:21:15

WASHINGTON, Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Covington & Burling scored a major victory for several of the world's largest liquid crystal display manufacturers by persuading a federal judge in Chicago to dismiss antitrust claims asserted by Motorola Mobility, Inc. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140124/DC52406) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120423/CL92331LOGO) U.S. District Judge Joan B. Gottschall of the Northern District of Illinois found...

2014-01-10 12:22:28

WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Law360 named Covington & Burling's energy practice as one of the top five "Energy Practice Groups of the Year." In giving this award, Law360 recognized the breadth of Covington's practice capabilities (including litigation, transactions, regulatory and government policy) in both the traditional and emerging energy sectors and covering both power generation and fuels/oil and gas. (Logo:...

2014-01-03 16:21:24

WASHINGTON, Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Covington & Burling has been selected by The American Lawyer as one of the nation's top six litigation departments. A profile of the firm's litigation practice is featured in the January 2014 issue of the magazine. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140103/DC39957) (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120423/CL92331LOGO) In naming Covington a finalist for its biennial "Litigation Department of the Year"...

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  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
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