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2014-09-18 16:30:29

NEW YORK, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP presented a Government Relations Forum today on the nexus of 21(st) century technology and the economy of New York City, with guests William Floyd, Head of External Affairs at Google; Maya Wiley, Counsel to Mayor Bill de Blasio; Andrew Essex, Vice Chairman of the advertising network Droga5; and Andrew Rasiej, Chairman of the NY Tech Meetup. The event was held at the law firm's New York office. Robert...

2011-06-14 14:20:00

NEW YORK, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stroock & Stroock & Lavan hosted a panel of distinguished, high-level prosecutors today in a forum, "Public Corruption: Are Politicians More Vulnerable Today?" Participants included Daniel Alonso, Chief Assistant District Attorney for Manhattan and former head of the criminal division for the Eastern District of New York; Omar Ashmawy, Staff Director and Chief Counsel, Office of Congressional Ethics for the United States House of...

2011-05-11 16:49:00

NEW YORK, May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli spoke today in a broad-ranging conversation about the office with former New York State Attorney General and Stroock & Stroock & Lavan partner Robert Abrams. The forum was held in New York at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a national law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles and Miami. "Comptroller DiNapoli provided our audience today with important information about New York State's...

2010-12-08 15:54:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a national law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles and Miami, announced that the New York Senate confirmed Governor David Paterson's appointment of Stroock partner Charles G. Moerdler to a six-year term as a Member of the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) of the State of New York on December 7, 2010. Mr. Moerdler has extensive public sector experience. Currently, he serves as a Member of the Dormitory...

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