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2008-12-22 12:52:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Hunton & Williams LLP has been voted Best Law Firm for U.S. emissions markets by the readers of Environmental Finance and Carbon Finance. "It is gratifying to be recognized at the international level by our clients and peers as having the number one emissions trading practice in the U.S.," said Managing Partner Wally Martinez. "It's our understanding of emerging market-based regulatory mechanisms, including climate change laws, that enables us...

2008-08-07 06:00:00

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/c81ee6/the_environmental) has announced the addition of the "The Environmental Finance Handbook 2008/09" report to their offering. In current times, issues in the environment are having a rising influence on the lending, insurance, investment and trading decisions affecting the industry. To this end, The Environmental Finance Handbook 2008/09's environmental finance resource will unite an editorial board of experts to...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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