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Report: Law Firm Patton Boggs Eyes Merger with Locke Lord

Law firm Patton Boggs is considering a merger deal with Dallas-based Locke Lord, Reuters reported Sunday. Casey Sullivan writes Washington-based lobbying and public policy services provider Patton Boggs, which employs approximately 500 lawyers and advisers, is negotiating with Locke Lord. Patton Boggs told Reuters it intends to expand its platform …

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Report: EADS Mulls Rename for Reorg

EADS is set to reorganize in a move that could include adopting the corporate name of its Airbus commercial aircraft business unit, Reuters reported Thursday. Citing several sources, Tim Hepher and Sabine Siebold write EADS is reviewing strategies for its aerospace and defense activities and the company’s board will meet at the …

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Vermillion Group, PrincetonOne Merge to Leverage Resources, Recruitment Expertises Across Industries

Press Release – Monday, July 8 Des Moines, Ia.-based executive search and recruitment firm Vermillion Group has merged with PrincetonOne, a total recruitment services provider based in Skillman, N.J., effective July 1, 2013. Vermillion Group’s office will operate under the PrincetonOne name, becoming the company’s fifteenth U.S. location and increasing …

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EADS CEO Tom Enders Closes Door on BAE Merger

EADS CEO Tom Enders aimed to end speculation that the proposed EADS-BAE Systems merger could still happen during a recent interview with the Sunday Times, Reuters reports. Citing that interview, Reuters’ Paul Sandle writes the companies will not pursue the $45 billion deal that did not close last year. Enders …

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Report: DOJ Could Approve DigitalGlobe-GeoEye Merger This Month

The proposed $900 million cash-and-stock merger between DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) and GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) is expected to receive regulatory approval later this month, Reuters reports. Andrea Shalal-Esa and Diane Bartz report the U.S. Justice Department could wrap up its review of the transaction by mid-January but could delay action after William …

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GeoEye Shareholders OK DigitalGlobe Merger

Shareholders at GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) voted at a special meeting Monday to approve the company’s $900 million merger with DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI). According to GeoEye, 98.3 percent of the shares voting at meeting voted in favor of the merger, representing 77.2 percent of that company’s total outstanding shares of common …

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GeoEye Schedules Shareholder Vote on DigitalGlobe Merger

GeoEye (NASDAQ: GEOY) shareholders will meet in a special session Dec. 3 to vote on the company’s proposed merger with DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI). In a release, GeoEye said the meeting will take place at 11 a.m. at its Herndon, Va. headquarters. Shareholders of record as of the close of business Oct. …

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BAE-EADS Merger Called Off

The proposed $45 billion merger between aerospace and defense giants BAE Systems and EADS has been called off, BBC News reports. The firms faced a 5 p.m. deadline Wednesday to decide on a way forward in negotiations, which likely would have involved a request to ask the U.K. government for …

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Accounting Firms Reznick Group, J.H. Cohn Merging; Thomas Marino Comments

Accounting firms Reznick Group, P.C. and J.H. Cohn LLP have agreed to merge, taking effect in September pending final approval. In a joint statement, the companies said the new firm will have more than 2, 000 employees in 25 offices and revenues of more than $450 million. The merger will …

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ASRC Merges Primus, WTSI Subsidiaries

ASRC Federal Holding Co. merged its World Technical Services Inc. subsidiary into Primus Solutions Inc., effective Jan. 1, ASRC announced Tuesday. Primus President Rick Payne will lead the combined businesses. Primus assumes all rights and obligations concerning WTSI’s customers. ASRC Federal President and CEO Ken Asbury said the company decided to merge …

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