Daily Archives: May 20, 2009, 5:00 pm

David Kornblau Joins Covington & Burling in New York

David Kornblau has joined law firm Covington & Burling as a partner in its New York office.  The firm announced this week that Kornblau will be a member of Covington’s white collar and securities enforcement and litigation practices.  Kornblau is the former Chief Litigation Counsel for the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Enforcement. As Chief Litigation Counsel from 2000…

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GSI Group Discloses Formal SEC Investigation into Revenue Recognition Errors

GSI Group Inc. announced today that it has received a notice from the SEC “indicating that the SEC is conducting a formal investigation relating to the Company’s identified errors in the timing of recognition of revenue from sales to certain Semiconductor Systems Segment customers from 2005 through 2008.” The Company further stated that it intends to cooperate fully with the…

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Barry Mandel Joins Foley & Lardner in New York

Barry Mandel has joined law firm Foley & Lardner as a partner in its New York office.  The firm announced yesterday that Mandel will work in its Securities Enforcement & Litigation Practice and White Collar Defense Practice. Mandel most recently served as co-head of Global Litigation, Employment and Regulatory Affairs for Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc., where he oversaw Merrill…

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