Tagged: mitchell williams selig gates & woodyard pllc

Brian Light Lands at Rainwater Holt & Sexton (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/11/2017 12:00 am

Brian Light has joined the Rainwater Holt & Sexton firm in Little Rock as an associate attorney in the bankruptcy department.

Mitchell Williams Adds Associates in Little Rock, Rogers (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/4/2017 12:00 am

Devin R. Bates and Katie W. Branscum have been hired as associate attorneys in the Little Rock office of the Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard law firm, and Natalie M. Dodd and Jacob McElroy have been hired as associates in the Rogers office.

Builders Association Looks at House of Incarcerated Former EVP

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/16/2017 12:00 am

The former executive vice president of the Arkansas Home Builders Association, who helped herself to $100,000 of the association’s money, began serving her 12-year prison sentence in August.

Adcare Takes Attorneys to Court Over Confidentiality Breach

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/4/2017 12:00 am

A publicly traded nursing home operator recently filed a civil lawsuit accusing its former law firm, Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard of Little Rock, of starting a chain of events that led to more litigation.

Wheels of Justice in Motion for Disabled Vet Fraud Case

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/28/2017 12:00 am

With a pretrial hearing scheduled for Thursday and trial set to start Sept. 5, the filings are flying in the federal criminal case of R. Alan Hope and Mikel C. Kullander.

Creating Insurance 'Captives' Helps Companies Save Cash

by Mark Friedman 7/10/2017 12:00 am

Arkansas Insurance Commissioner Allen Kerr is pushing for more companies to start captive insurance subsidiaries, which can write insurance only for its parent or related companies, and locate them in Arkansas.

Steadman Article Recognized for Writing

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/12/2017 12:00 am

Zach Steadman, a member of the Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard firm in Little Rock, will receive this week the Arkansas Bar Foundation's award for best writing in the general category.

Sonko Joins Mitchell Firm

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/12/2017 12:00 am

Sainabou Sonko has joined the litigation practice group of Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard PLLC in Little Rock.

Trial Lawyers Cringe at Changes in Deceptive Trade Practices Act

by Mark Friedman 6/12/2017 12:00 am

Trial lawyers say the Legislature's changes to the Arkansas Deceptive Trade Practices Act will hurt consumers.

Legal Adversaries: Bar Association, State Chamber Wage War

by Mark Friedman 6/12/2017 12:00 am

A battle heats up as the Arkansas Chamber of Commerce begins fighting back against an Arkansas Bar Association proposal that would block the chamber's preferred version of tort reform.

Mitchell Williams Expands Legal Team (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/1/2017 12:00 am

Benjamin D. Brenner, Jason T. Browning, John S. Bryant, Adria W. Conklin, Margaret A. Johnston, Scott Provencher and Mandy Stanton of Little Rock and Wendy L. Johnson of Rogers have been elected as members of Mitchell Williams Selig Gates & Woodyard PLLC.

Nick McCarthy Makes Move to Media & More (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/19/2016 12:00 am

Nick McCarthy has been hired as an account services coordinator at Media & More Consulting of Little Rock. McCarthy will be responsible for branding and media strategies.

UA System Board Gives Final OK to $160M Stadium Expansion

by Lance Turner 9/8/2016 11:44 am

The University of Arkansas System board of trustees on Thursday gave final approval to a $160 million expansion of Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

Marion Bank Ordered To Pay Letter of Credit Related to Crittenden Regional Bankruptcy

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/29/2016 12:00 am

An insurance company had a straightforward $300,000 commercial letter of credit from First Community Bank of Eastern Arkansas, and that’s bad news for the Marion bank with $150.8 million in assets.

Harrison Hospital Fights Assessor’s Tax Ruling

by Mark Friedman 8/22/2016 12:00 am

North Arkansas Medical Services Inc. of Harrison has appealed the Boone County assessor’s decision not to grant tax-exempt status for one of its medical clinics.

Class-Action Attorneys Ask Judge Not to Impose Sanctions

by Mark Friedman 6/16/2016 9:53 am

The plaintiffs' attorneys in a controversial class-action case have asked Chief U.S. District Judge P.K. Holmes III to use his discretion and not sanction them next week for abusing the federal court system.

Data Breaches on the Rise, Even in Arkansas

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/6/2016 12:00 am

Hacking is costing businesses millions more as sophisticated criminal networks determined to steal information for financial gain have replaced the individuals who were commonplace in the early years of the internet, and Arkansas is not immune.

Steven Quattlebaum Recognized as Lawdragon Leading Lawyer (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/9/2016 12:00 am

Steven W. Quattlebaum, a managing member of Quattlebaum Grooms & Tull PLLC in Little Rock, was recently selected as a member of the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers in America for the fifth time.

No Ruling Yet from Holmes on Attorney Sanctions in Class-action Cases

by Mark Friedman 3/28/2016 12:00 am

As of Monday morning, an order had not been issued involving possible sanctions against 17 lawyers who were involved in a class-action lawsuit.

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Law

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/21/2016 12:00 am

A legal resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions.