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Roberta Cooper Ramo Receives Inaugural Harvard Honor

The Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession, a leading academic research institution studying the legal profession, announced that it will award its inaugural Award for Professional…


Modrall Sperling Obtains Defense Verdict in Wrongful Death Case

Following a week-long trial brought against one of the nation’s largest retail pharmacy chains, Alex C. Walker, Tiffany Roach Martin, and Tomas Garcia obtained a defense verdict in a wrongful death case alleging its pharmacists had improperly filled excessive levels of prescriptions…


Best Practices for Outside Counsel

Lawyers in private practice who represent corporate clients as outside counsel have regular dealings with their clients’ in-house legal teams. Outside counsel often work at the direction of in-house counsel and report directly to them on the status and developments of a…

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New Mexico Oil Conservation Commission Adopts New Produced Water Regulations

On March 12, 2015, the New Mexico Oil Conservation Commission formally approved a revision to the Commission’s produced water regulations.  The revised Rule repeals and replaces existing Rule 34, which regulates the disposition of produced water, and enacts a new rule regulating…

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No Mora Moratorium on Drilling

United States District Court Judge James Browning issued a lengthy opinion on January 19, 2015 invalidating Mora County’s “Community Rights and Local Self-Government Ordinance”, enacted by the County in 2013, that prohibited oil and gas development by corporations in the county.   See SWEPI,…

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2015 Southwest Super Lawyers®

Modrall Sperling is pleased to announce 47 of its attorneys are among those named 2015 Southwest Super Lawyers® or selected as a Southwest Rising Star. Each year, Super Lawyers® compiles…

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