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Haynes and Boone Wins Key Ruling for Union Pacific Railroad
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

In a suit that has attracted national attention, Partner Kent Rutter and Counsel Christina Crozier led a Haynes and Boone, LLP team that won an Aug. 31 appellate ruling affirming a summary judgment in favor of client Union Pacific Railroad Company...

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Field Harvey-Related Questions
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

The impact of Hurricane Harvey on tens of thousands of southeast Texas residents and a broad range of industries is raising a flurry of legal questions — about employment, insurance, health care, the environment and other areas — that Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers have been helping to answer through client alerts and media interviews...

Texas Appellate Bar “Dean” Mike Hatchell Joins Haynes and Boone
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Mike Hatchell has joined Haynes and Boone, LLP as counsel in the firm’s highly regarded Appellate Practice. Chambers USA 2017 (Chambers & Partners) recently described Hatchell as the “dean of Texas appellate practice...

Leading Energy Litigators Join Haynes and Boone
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Craig Stahl and Jeffrey Kuehnle have joined the Houston office of Haynes and Boone, LLP as partners in the firm’s Litigation and Energy Practice Groups. “Craig and Jeff are a perfect fit for our thriving energy practice,” said Partner Jeff Nichols, co-chair of Haynes and Boone’s Energy Practice Group...

Haynes and Boone Wins SEC Suit Dismissal for Financier Benjamin Wey
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

The Securities and Exchange Commission on Sept. 1 dismissed its civil fraud suit against high-profile private equity executive Benjamin Wey and his wife, Michaela. The dismissal follows the August decision by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York to drop all criminal charges against Mr...

Haynes and Boone Represents Traxys in Global Cometals Transaction
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP represented Traxys, a worldwide metals and natural resources trader based in Luxembourg, in its purchase of CMC Cometals, the industrial raw materials division of Commercial Metals Company. The multi-jurisdictional transaction, whose completion was announced Aug. 31, involved operations in the United States, Europe, China and Russia...

Haynes and Boone Surges in Latinvex Rankings
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

Latinvex, publisher of daily news and weekly analysis on Latin American business, has ranked Haynes and Boone, LLP as one of the top international law firms doing business in Latin America for the sixth consecutive year. Overall, the firm was ranked 18 in the 2017 list of the top 70 law firms in Latin America — up from a ranking of 20 in 2016...

Haynes and Boone Represents Landry’s in Acquisition of Joe’s Crab Shack
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Patrick Hughes and a team of lawyers represented affiliates of Landry’s, Inc., in its $57 million acquisition of certain restaurant assets of Ignite Restaurant Group, Inc. and affiliates, which own the Joe’s Crab Shack and Brick House restaurant chains across the country. The transaction closed August. 29. The Ignite group filed chapter 11 bankruptcy cases in June...

Cisco Honors Haynes and Boone for "Excellence in Partnering"
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

Worldwide technology provider Cisco Systems, Inc. has selected Haynes and Boone, LLP for its Excellence in Partnering Award in recognition of the firm’s stellar results on patent litigation and related issues...

Haynes and Boone Represents Alta Mesa in $3.8 Billion Merger with Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

A team of Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers led by Houston Partner Bill Nelson is advising Alta Mesa Holdings, LP, which has reached a definitive agreement to combine with Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II and Kingfisher Midstream LLC. The transaction is subject to the approval of Silver Run II stockholders and the satisfaction or waiver of other customary closing conditions...

Haynes and Boone Represents Dickies Maker in $820 Million Sale
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

A team of Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers led by Partners Brian Barnard and Tom Tippetts are advising iconic Fort Worth-based clothing company Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co., which has entered a merger agreement with VF Corporation for the acquisition of Williamson-Dickie for approximately $820 million in cash...

South Asian Bar Association Names Haynes and Boone Diversity Champion
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

The South Asian Bar Association of North America honored Haynes and Boone, LLP with its Diversity Champion Award at the group’s national convention in July in Washington, D.C. The award goes to a corporation or law firm that “demonstrates a commitment to advancing diversity and inclusion in the legal profession...

David Siegal Named American Lawyer Litigator of the Week
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

The American Lawyer highlighted Haynes and Boone Partner David Siegal as Litigator of the Week for success in getting a full dismissal of criminal charges against our client, private equity executive Benjamin Wey. The legal work of the Haynes and Boone team, which generated international headlines, also was recognized in Law360’s “Legal Lions” section of this week’s Legal Lions & Lambs column...

Haynes and Boone Secures Complete Victory for Financier Benjamin Wey
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2017
Texas, United States of America

New York federal prosecutors have dropped all criminal charges against high-profile private equity executive Benjamin Wey, indicted in 2015 for alleged securities fraud and related charges. A trial in the matter was scheduled for October 2017. The rare voluntary dismissal by the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York comes in the wake of a June 13 ruling by U.S...

Sakina Rasheed Foster Co-Chairs Dallas Bar's Legal Aid Campaign
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Sakina Rasheed Foster is co-chairing the 2017-2018 Equal Access to Justice Campaign benefiting the Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program (DVAP). The campaign is the Dallas Bar Association’s key annual project to raise funds to support providing pro bono legal aid to low-income Dallas County residents...

BTI Ranks Haynes and Boone as a Leading Energy Law Firm
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

The 2017 BTI Industry Power Rankings recognized Haynes and Boone, LLP as among the select firms with “unparalleled client relationships.” The report by BTI Consulting Group, Inc., a highly respected legal research firm, designates Haynes and Boone as a “Leading Recommended” firm for the Energy industry, ranking among the top three percent of all law firms in the field...

Bankruptcy Bar Honors Haynes and Boone’s Charles Beckham Jr.
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Charles A. Beckham Jr. received the Robert B. Wilson Distinguished Service Award from the State Bar of Texas Bankruptcy Law Section for his dedication to the profession and to his field. The award is named for Robert B...

Haynes and Boone Partners Named California Rising Stars in 2017
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partners Kimberly Chase and Henry Welch have been named Rising Stars in California in the most recent Super Lawyers directory, published by Thomson Reuters. This is the fifth straight year that Chase, who practices in the Orange County office, has been selected as a Rising Star in Southern California. She is highlighted for employment litigation...

Franchise Case Dismissal Featured in Texas Lawyer
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Haynes and Boone, LLP team won the complete dismissal of a breach of contract and fraud suit against Holiday Hospitality Franchising stemming from the company’s decision not to renew the operating license for a Houston Holiday Inn...

Haynes and Boone Gets Franchise Dispute Dismissed for Holiday Hospitality
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Haynes and Boone team won the complete dismissal of a breach of contract and fraud suit against Holiday Hospitality Franchising stemming from the company’s decision not to renew the operating license for a Houston Holiday Inn...

Mini Kapoor Uses “Young Lawyer” Rule to Obtain Federal Court Hearing for Client
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Haynes and Boone, LLP team of Partner Michael J. Mazzone and Associates Mini Kapoor and Miles Indest secured a summary judgment victory for Hess Corp. on June 29 when U.S. District Judge Alfred Bennett dismissed all claims brought against the company in a transportation dispute involving big rigs in North Dakota...

Haynes and Boone Turns Lawyering Into Student Summer Fun
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP is introducing middle school and high school students in Texas, New York and California to opportunities in the legal profession through a series of July events...

Albert Tan Addresses Asia Symposium on Global Growth of Fund Finance
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Finance Partner Albert Tan helped organize and lead a successful 1st Annual Asia-Pacific Fund Finance Symposium in Hong Kong for the Fund Finance Association as a member of the steering and marketing committees. Tan gave the opening address and moderated a panel providing an “Overview of Fund Finance in Asia...

Craig Unterberg Appointed President of Leading Jewish Advocacy Organization in New York
Haynes and Boone, LLP, July 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Craig Unterberg has undertaken another community leadership role as the new president of the AJC New York Region. AJC New York installed Unterberg as its new president at the organization’s Annual Meeting on June 14. AJC is the global advocate for the well-being of the Jewish people and Israel and for the advancement of democratic values around the world...

Order Suppressing Evidence in Benjamin Wey Case is Talk of New York Bar
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

The New York Law Journal described the ruling by U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan as part of a “small revolution inside the Southern District” and the latest addition to a “mini tidal wave” of pushback by the federal judiciary against law enforcement’s overly broad use of search warrants...

Haynes and Boone Applauds SMU for Winning Award for Innovation and Professionalism
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

SMU Dedman School of Law has been named a recipient of the 2017 E. Smythe Gambrell Professionalism Award, bestowed annually by the American Bar Association Standing Committee on Professionalism. Established in 1991, the award honors excellence and innovation in professionalism programs led by law schools and other organizations...

Haynes and Boone Advises KMG in $495 Million Acquisition of Manufacturer of Pipeline Performance Products
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Bill Nelson led a team of lawyers who represented client KMG Chemicals Inc. in its acquisition of Flowchem, a leading manufacturer of pipeline performance products, from Arsenal Capital Partners. Haynes and Boone also advised KMG on the related financing of the transaction...

Haynes and Boone Secures Patent Trial Victory for Prinston Pharmaceutical
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP won a complete victory in New Jersey federal court for client Prinston Pharmaceutical Inc., a generic drug company. Prinston is seeking to market a generic version of Brisdelle®, a non-hormonal (i.e., non-estrogen based) treatment for hot flashes associated with menopause...

Haynes and Boone Releases Report Detailing Nationwide OSHA Investigation Trends in the Retail Industry
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP has released its second Retail Industry OSHA Monitor, which surveys Occupational Safety and Health Administration investigations and citations of retail establishments throughout the nation. The report offers keen insight into government enforcement trends in the retail industry...

Haynes and Boone Honored for Pro Bono Work in Orange County
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone LLP will be honored as pro bono law firm of the year by Orange County’s Public Law Center at the Volunteers for Justice Dinner in Irvine on June 19. The firm is being recognized for its many pro bono efforts in recent years, including its 2015 representation of clients who successfully enjoined the City of Costa Mesa from evicting low-income residents from motels...

Haynes and Boone CDG Launches New Corporate Practice in London with Double Partner Hire
Haynes and Boone, LLP, June 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone CDG, LLP has launched a new corporate practice in London with the addition of two partners with significant experience advising companies and management teams in London and other financial centres in Europe. Tom Ferns and Nick Foss-Pedersen join Haynes and Boone CDG as London partners in the Corporate Practice Group...

Haynes and Boone Lawyers Help High-Profile Journalist Win Release from Prison
Haynes and Boone, LLP, May 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP successfully intervened to secure the release from prison of Barrett Brown, a D Magazine columnist who has written for The Daily Beast, Vanity Fair, Huffington Post, The Guardian, and The Intercept. Mr...

Haynes and Boone Maintains Solid Presence in 2017 Chambers USA Rankings
Haynes and Boone, LLP, May 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP has been featured in the annual Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business 2017 (Chambers & Partners) directory. The widely-respected legal publication recognized 50 individual lawyers across 20 practice areas. Three firm partners received a banding for the first time: Paul Amiel, Laura O’Donnell and Laura L. Prather...

Haynes and Boone Bolsters Tax Practice by Adding Dallas Partner
Haynes and Boone, LLP, May 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP proudly announces that Michael DePompei has joined its Dallas office as a partner in the firm’s Tax Practice Group. DePompei focuses on tax issues in the partnership, real estate, and tax-exempt areas...

Haynes and Boone Bolsters Tax Practice by Adding Dallas Partner
Haynes and Boone, LLP, May 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP proudly announces that Michael DePompei has joined its Dallas office as a partner in the firm’s Tax Practice Group. DePompei focuses on tax issues in the partnership, real estate, and tax-exempt areas...

Haynes and Boone Expands its IP Litigation and Brand Management Practices in New York With Addition of New Partner
Haynes and Boone, LLP, May 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP announced today that Adam Siegartel has joined its New York office as a partner in the firm’s renowned Intellectual Property Practice. Adam is a first-chair litigator and experienced IP counselor who will lead the firm’s brand management group in New York...

Haynes and Boone Scores High Marks in Vault’s 2017 Rankings
Haynes and Boone, LLP, May 2017
Texas, United States of America

Vault, publisher of influential rankings, ratings, and reviews on thousands of top employers and internship programs, has released its annual survey of the largest U.S. law firms and has again ranked Haynes and Boone, LLP in the Top 100 for overall prestige and the Top 20 in the country for diversity...

Haynes and Boone Maintains Solid Showing in Chambers Global 2017
Haynes and Boone, LLP, May 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP had yet another strong year in the recently released Chambers Global legal directory, with nine lawyers across eight practices recommended as leading providers of legal services in the international marketplace. Haynes and Boone was praised by researchers and clients on a number of fronts from the United States to Mexico and Latin America...

D.C. Super Lawyers Features Five Haynes and Boone Lawyers
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

Washington, D.C.’s 2017 Super Lawyers directory includes five Haynes and Boone, LLP partners across four practice areas in its annual award listing. Firm Partner Julie Domike is recognized in the Environmental category and Partner Tom Lang is listed for Antitrust Litigation...

Five Haynes and Boone Lawyers Elevated to Counsel
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP proudly announces that, effective May 1, five associates will be promoted to counsel: Pierre Grosdidier, Chris Kang, Jade Laye, Ryan Paulsen and Jorge Torres. “This is a tremendous achievement that reflects the exemplary work and service these lawyers have provided to the firm’s clients over an extended period of time,” said Managing Partner Tim Powers...

Edward Lebow Secures Favorable Trade Ruling for Thai Client
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Counsel Ed Lebow helped client The Siam Industrial Wire Co., a Thai maker of steel wire products, win a favorable ruling this month in an antidumping case in the U.S. Court of International Trade. U.S. steel wire producers Davis Wire Corp. and Insteel Wire Products Company filed the case, accusing Siam of selling its products in the U.S. for less than fair value. The U...

Haynes and Boone Represents Trans Energy in Award-Winning Deal
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP and the investment bank, Gordian Group, represented Trans Energy, Inc. on a unique transaction that was awarded the 2016 “Out-of-Court Restructuring Deal of the Year” award by The M&A Advisor...

Haynes and Boone Defeats Multi-Million Dollar Patent Licensing Suit Brought Against Firm Client HTC Corporation
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP recently won a major victory on behalf of well-known cellphone manufacturer, HTC Corporation, when a New York appellate court upheld the dismissal of all claims asserted against HTC in a multi-million dollar breach of contract suit brought by WiAV Solutions, Inc., who licensed certain patent rights in wireless handset technology to HTC in 2009...

Haynes and Boone Scores Appellate Win for D Magazine
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

A Dallas appellate court has rejected a defamation suit by Jose Reyes, a high-profile former Dallas Symphony Orchestra volunteer who sued D Magazine over its coverage of the symphony’s decision in 2013 to terminate its affiliation with Reyes...

Haynes and Boone Receives PracticePro Diversity Leadership Award
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

In recognition of its accomplishments and forward thinking related to diversity and inclusion, Haynes and Boone, LLP is a proud recipient of the 2017 Diversity Leadership Award from PracticePro...

Three Haynes and Boone Partners Featured in 2017 World IP Review Leaders Directory
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP congratulates Partners Purvi Patel Albers, Jeff Becker and David McCombs for their inclusion in the World Intellectual Property Review 2017 Leaders Directory (Newton Media Ltd.). World IP Review names leaders in the patent and trademark bars through a four month nomination process in which it seeks the views of 12,000 IP professionals...

Haynes and Boone Represents Endeavor Energy in $300 Million “DrillCo” Drilling Partnership
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP helped client Endeavor Energy Resources strike a $300 million agreement with a Houston company to develop properties located within the Midland Basin in Texas...

Haynes and Boone Releases Results of Spring 2017 Borrowing Base Redeterminations Survey
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP’s spring 2017 survey of oil and gas borrowers and lenders demonstrates a modestly improved outlook for the oil and gas market...

Haynes and Boone Successfully Settles Patent Infringement Suit
Haynes and Boone, LLP, March 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP helped client Lynk Labs, Inc., a leading LED technology manufacturer, settle a patent infringement and breach of contract suit against Acuity Brands, Inc. In 2015, Lynk sued Juno Lighting, a subsidiary of Schneider Electric that Acuity acquired, in federal court for infringing patents related to LED lighting...

Tim Powers Profiled by Leading UK Finance Publication
Haynes and Boone, LLP, March 2017
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Managing Partner Tim Powers appears on the cover of the April issue of InterContinental Finance & Law, a monthly UK publication that covers transactional activity across the globe...

 

 


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