VOL. 124 | NO. 148 | Thursday, July 30, 2009
There were no deaths or injuries reported from the storms that raked Memphis early Thursday evening. But the commercial strip of Germantown Parkway as well as some residential areas near the Wolfchase Galleria were the hardest hit areas in the city.
On his way to the electric chair in the 1934 gangster movie “Manhattan Melodrama,” Clark Gable’s doomed character encourages a fellow prison inmate to “die like you live – all of a sudden.”
Memphis attorney J. Richard Rossie turned himself in to authorities this afternoon and was booked on theft charges.
Another potential mayoral candidate is considering stepping into the fray.
Law firms locally and nationally are more frequently forming partnerships with other firms or joining networks to help better serve their clients and use every attorney’s base of knowledge to improve overall performance.
The boxes were packed several weeks ago and most have been moved out of the seventh floor office.
Accredo Health Group Inc. set another record with quarterly revenue of $2.38 billion and maximized the impact of that benchmark by improving its operating income by 30.5 percent.
David M. Sandy is a solo practitioner at The Law Office of David Sandy. He practices primarily in family law, bankruptcy and small business. He also does some work in personal injury, appellate law and employment, and is a real estate agent.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Medtronic consultant failed to disclose that he was working for the medical device manufacturer, even while asking Congress for funding to research the company's treatments for soldiers wounded in combat, according to an influential Republican senator.
NEW YORK (AP) - Private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., which operates KKR Financial Holdings LLC, is preparing for an initial public offering of discount retailer Dollar General Corp., according to the Wall Street Journal, which cited people familiar with the matter.
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (AP) - More than 100 workers at Shorewood Packaging in Newport News will lose their jobs by September.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – Microsoft Corp. has finally roped Yahoo Inc. into an Internet search partnership, capping a convoluted pursuit that dragged on for years and setting the stage for them to make a joint assault against the dominance of Google Inc.
MIAMI (AP) - Federal authorities arrested more than 30 suspects, including doctors, and were seeking others in a major Medicare fraud bust Wednesday in New York, Louisiana, Boston and Houston, targeting scams such as "arthritis kits" – expensive braces that many patients never used.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A senior House Democrat threatened banks Wednesday that if they don't volunteer to save more homeowners from foreclosure, Congress will make them.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Congress reported progress on legislation to overhaul the nation's health care Wednesday as President Barack Obama introduced a retooled message asserting his plan would protect Americans and limit insurers' power.