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Atlanta Commerical Real Estate: William Leonard & Co.

Advantage Shifts to Tenants in the Atlanta Office Market By Bill Leonard, President, Wm. Leonard & Co. The disruption and uncertainty in our economy are taking their toll on the Atlanta office market. We are beginning to see exciting opportunities for companies positioned to move forward with a decision on their real estate requirements. Vacancy […]

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Executive Moves

February Connextions Inc. selected Steven G. Auerbach as President. Prior to joining Connextions, Auerbach was the Executive Vice President of Provider/Member Operations at UnitedHealth Group. Connextions is a technology-driven business process outsourcing firm. Charles H. Ogburn, an Executive Director at investment firm Arcapita Inc., has been elected to Crawford & Company’s Board of Directors. Ogburn […]

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Executive Moves

December Joaquin Luna has been promoted from Chief Financial Officer to President of USCarrier Telecom, a Southeastern provider of wholesale high-speed long-haul telecommunications transport. Ingenious Med (IM), a provider of inpatient practice management solutions, welcomed S. Hart Williford as Chief Executive Officer. Williford comes to IM from Memorial University Medical Center in Savannah, where he […]

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Why Some Well Managed Companies Fail: Transformation Systems

WHY SOME WELL MANAGED COMPANIES FAIL By: Paul Odomirok, Senior Associate, Transformation Systems, Inc. Over the past several months, we’ve all witnessed the failure of numerous well managed companies. A number of reasons have been given for these failures: poor economy, credit crisis, banking crisis, oil crisis, energy crisis, employee costs, material costs, transportation costs, […]

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Business and Software Patent Update: Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP

The Landscape for Business Method and Software Patents Has Been Changed: In re Bilski Greg Kirsch T.J. DoVale Scott Anderson Ballard Spahr Andrews & Ingersoll, LLP The availability of patents for business methods and software implemented processes has been restricted somewhat by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (the federal appellate court […]

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