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The Appellate Hot List entry for Mayer Brown on June 3 misreported the firm's argument in Defense of Marriage Act litigation. Partner Miriam Nemetz argued the government had no legitimate interest in denying recognition of same-sex marriages. The entry for Covington & Burling misreported Robert Long's role in FCC v. Fox Television Stations Inc. He presented a brief.
"Masters Programs Move Online", published on May 20 in the NLJ's special report on law schools, misreported the online credential the University of Oklahoma College of Law offers in indigenous people's law. The degree is master of legal studies. The law school offers an LL.M. in that field on campus only. The D.C. Moves entry of Don Lonczak in that edition misreported his practice. He is a partner in Baker Botts' tax department.
The Intellectual Property Hot List entry for K&L Gates on May 6 misreported the firm's client in CareFusion v. Sigma International. The firm represented Sigma International Ltd. Additionally, the entry for Kenyon & Kenyon listed the wrong attorneys as the lead partners representing Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. The actual lead partners were Elizabeth Holland and William James.
The Washington Managing Partners Report on April 22 incorrectly described Cooley partner Ryan Naftulin's duties. He is partner in charge of the D.C. office and vice chairman of the firm's business department.
In the March 25 edition, the 100 Most Influential Lawyers in America entry for Microsoft Corp. general counsel Brad Smith incorrectly reported that he was co-founder of the Center for Competitive Politics. He is not affiliated with that organization.
In the March 4 edition, the Top 100 Verdicts of 2012 list, compiled by NLJ affiliate VerdictSearch, did not contain an $18 million verdict in the case Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. v. Dey Pharma L.P. The verdict should have appeared as tied for the No. 99 slot. A corrected version of the top verdicts list appears at NLJ.com.