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2011-03-01 10:10:00

Program honors leaders who mentor and advise entrepreneurs and startups in the Greater Washington region HERNDON, Va., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Entrepreneur Center @NVTC, a resource for technology-focused startups and entrepreneurs, today announced the winners of the Entrepreneur Navigator Awards held this morning at The Tower Club in Tysons Corner, Va. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20071106/DC06626LOGO ) The Navigator Awards honor individuals and...

2009-10-13 10:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Pillsbury, a leading energy law firm, has just issued New Faces of Energy, a three-minute video that highlights complex challenges and new opportunities arising out of today's energy revolution. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/pillsburylaw/40272/ (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091013/NY91153 ) New Faces of Energy features footage and interviews with industry leaders working at the...

2009-06-02 13:55:00

Automakers' Woes Create New Challenges for Outsourcing Providers Says Noted Pillsbury Attorney NEW YORK, June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- General Motors' bankruptcy filing is the latest example of recession-driven retrenching across industries, a trend painting a bleak picture for outsourcing companies with large client bases in the hardest-hit industries, according to a Pillsbury attorney advising businesses on averting disruptions caused by service providers' potential insolvency. "Depending on...

2009-04-29 10:38:00

Note to News Outlets: This is a corrected update of a press release issued on April 28. Please discard earlier release. Managing impacted workforces and potential liabilities are just a few of the challenges facing employers NEW YORK, April 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Business managers following swine flu's (H1N1 influenza) spread and monitoring government advisories should prepare to handle the difficult legal issues likely to be triggered in an escalating epidemic or worst-case pandemic scenario,...

2009-04-28 16:22:00

Managing sick and concerned workers, navigating quarantine barriers and liabilities are just a few of the impact areas facing epidemic-wary managers NEW YORK, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Business managers following swine flu's (H1N1 influenza) spread and monitoring government advisories should prepare to handle difficult legal issues triggered by an escalating epidemic or worst-case pandemic scenario, says New York litigation partner Kenneth W. Taber, head of Pillsbury's Disaster Planning and...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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