Executive Briefing – Somerset Oil Refinery

A few weeks ago I posted about the recent acquisition by New York based Grunberg Realty of Somerset Oil Refinery operations.  I have conducted a very brief investigation into the company and have provided the Executive Summary for your viewing pleasure below. Note: ...

Rule 502 and E-Discovery

On September 18, 2008 President Bush signed into law S. 2450 which included a new Federal Rule of Evidence 502.  The bill provides a bit of clarity in the murky E-Discovery waters of inadvertent disclosure.  It applies to all discovery but as we all know most...

Hodge Podge

Catching up on my blog reading after attending a conference and doing a bit of travel late last week and early this week has brought several items to my attention that I’d like to share. First, The Boston Library Consortium commissioned this paper about the need for a...

Boom or Bust

Last week Heller Ehrman dissolved.  Mergers in the law firm world seem to be minimal, large businesses are failing as evidenced by the legislative scramble last week to jump start the commercial paper and credit markets. I found this AmLaw Daily post quite...

Search Yourself

Tonight I was doing some background research on an individual.  I did not find a lot of current information.  I followed the research rule of performing the search on multiple search engines.  In doing so, I found, as expected different search results. Then I realized...