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PROVIDENCE – The R.I. Commerce Corp. has agreed to a $25.6 million settlement with two more defendants in the ongoing 38 Studios LLC civil lawsuit. The proposed settlement is between Commerce RI, formerly known as the R.I. Economic … more
1What does it feel like, as a Rhode Islander, to have graduated from the state's only law school at Roger Williams University and now be elected president of the Rhode Island Bar Association? I am very lucky to be a Rhode Island native. Our … more
Barbara J. Cook has been named partner at Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD. She brings 26 years of experience working on veterans' issues. She holds a J.D. and a B.A. in English from the University of Michigan. more
Melissa "Lisa" Thompson has been hired as a partner at Robinson & Cole in its Boston and Providence offices. She holds a J.D. and master's degree in public health from the University of North Carolina and a B.A. in biochemistry from Smith College. more
Local food advocates could be getting some legal help this fall, as the Conservation Law Foundation plans to offer free legal services to farmers and food entrepreneurs in Rhode Island. more
The law firm of Higgins, Cavanagh & Cooney LLP has announced it will establish an office in Boston and move to a modernized office suite downtown. more
Editor's note: This is the fourth and final installment in a series exploring how well Rhode Island cities and towns are funding municipal pension and benefit plans and the public-policy ramifications. Hours after a Rhode Island Superior … more
Paul D. Ragosta has been elected to serve on the Rhode Island Society of Certified Public Accountants board of directors. A 30-year veteran attorney and auditor, he is the first representative of the society's new Professional Affiliate Membership … more
Environmentalists rejoiced on Wednesday when the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court said it is unlawful for state energy regulators to approve long-term, ratepayer-backed contracts with energy distribution companies to pay for natural gas pipeline expansion. more
William J. Ferland, assistant U.S. attorney, has been appointed criminal chief in the R.I. U.S. Attorney's Office. A career prosecutor for more than 26 years, he earned his J.D. from New England School of Law. more
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