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2012-10-20 04:01:44

Firm highly regard the ongoing support and trusted relationship with BigHand to the projects great success Sydney, NSW (PRWEB) October 19, 2012 BigHand, the market leading voice productivity vendor in the legal community, today reports that Top 10 law firm Slater & Gordon´s switch to the enterprise class digital dictation workflow technology from BigHand has enabled the firm to rationalise systems, staff and costs. The firm identified inefficiencies with the antiquated dictation...

2011-08-02 18:56:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- New York Plaintiffs' powerhouse Napoli Bern Ripka Shkolnik & Associates, LLP, working with noted law firm Slater, Slater, Rosenberger & Schulman, P.C., has filed a lawsuit against Takeda Pharmaceuticals, manufacturer of the diabetes medication Actos® (pioglitazone), in the United States District Court for the Central District of California. The action, one of the first filed against the Actos®...

2010-02-04 11:03:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) today announced the election of Rodney E. Slater, former U.S. Secretary of Transportation, to the Verizon Board of Directors, effective March 5. "Rodney Slater has had a long and distinguished career of accomplishment in both the public and private sectors. He is nationally recognized for his expertise in forging public and private partnerships and for his leadership in infrastructure development," said Ivan...

2009-11-02 15:32:51

Ever since the Falklands wolf was described by Darwin himself, the origin of this now-extinct canid found only on the Falkland Islands far off the east coast of Argentina has remained a mystery. Now, researchers reporting in the November 3rd issue of Current Biology who have compared DNA from four of the world's dozen or so known Falklands wolf museum specimens to that of living canids offer new insight into the evolutionary ancestry of these enigmatic carnivores. "One of the big draws for an...

2009-07-03 14:06:43

U.S. actor Christian Slater may serve as the lead in the forthcoming ABC series The Forgotten, The Hollywood Reporter says. Zap2it.com said Thursday, citing the Reporter announcement, Slater is negotiating for the lead in the new drama about a former police officer investigating cases with anonymous victims. The series was picked up by ABC in May, but lead actor Rupert Penry-Jones left the show a short while later. Actress Reiko Aylesworth, known best for playing Michelle Dessler on 24, also...

2008-10-04 18:00:16

The opening credits of the film Supergirl, starring Helen Slater in the title role, cost almost EUR1m to shoot (c) 2008 Western Mail. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-15 09:00:47

New Frontier Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: NFEI), a natural resource company engaged in the exploration, acquisition and development of oil and gas properties in the United States, announced today operational developments for the Slater Dome Field and Focus Ranch Unit. The Battle Mountain 13-5 well, drilled during the 2007 program, has reached the final stages of completion and is expected to be placed in production during October. The company encountered significant shows of oil during the...

2008-08-02 18:00:10

KEITH Slater, who started one of the region's biggest and most successful farm diversifications, is concerned that the recent focus on alternative enterprises means many farmers have taken their eye off the ball. "The average farmer can be taken over by it. In the climate we are in, I think food security is compromised, we are going to have to get ourselves back," said Mr Slater, whose former poultry farm is now the Whitehouse Farm Centre visitor attraction, near Morpeth in Northumberland....

2008-07-22 18:00:40

By JIM SHELLEY "All these lovebirds! Sean's with Roxy. Bradley's back together with Stacey. And you've got a date with Brenda!" - the irksome Jean to Charlie Slater (EastEnders). Yeah, Albert Square's a veritable Love Boat (c) 2008 Daily Mirror. Provided by ProQuest Information and Learning. All rights Reserved.

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.