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Haynes and Boone’s Chicago Leader Moves His Practice—But Not His Office—To K&L Gates | The American Lawyer – The American Lawyer

Photo: Diego M. Radzinschi/ALM Like a lot of partners who have made lateral moves recently, intellectual property litigator Jim Shimota has spent his first days at K&L Gates’ Chicago office working…

Good decisions require good experiments – Chicago Booth Review

It’s a common enough type of scene: the CEO of a major company announces the decision to leverage a new promising technology, backed by scientific evidence. The tech visionary who…

NAR survey shows agents expect post-pandemic market rebound – Chicago Agent magazine

In a new survey conducted by the National Association of Realtors between April 5 and April 6, the majority of Realtors predict the market will rebound once the pandemic is…

Companies Announce Hiring Plans In Chicago Area; See Who’s Hiring – CBS Chicago

CHCIAGO (CBS)– As unemployment claims rise, there are companies hiring in the Chicago area. A local company in the southwest suburbs is looking to hire for full-time positions. Sokol &…

Inside the AI Trends Every Techie Should Be Watching – Built In Chicago

Sujoy Ganguly Director of Computer Vision If a business like AI sports company Stats Perform predicts certain statistics for star players well, source website.

BenchPrep Named SIIA Business Technology Product CODiE Award Finalist for MCAT Official Prep Hub – GlobeNewswire

Comprehensive, digital solution earns prestigious industry recognitionCHICAGO, April 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BenchPrep, the provider of the configurable cloud-based learning platform for corporations, training organizations and nonprofits, today announced…

Arturo Raises $8M for Its Insurance Analytics Technology – Built In Chicago

ArturoInsurance analytics provider Arturo announced Tuesday it raised $8 million in Series A funding in a round led by Crosslink Capital.  The Chicago-based startup spun out of American Family Insurance in…

Feds can keep frozen $10M seized from indicted Outcome Health founders – Crain’s Chicago Business

Rishi Shah and Shradha Agarwal, co-founders of Outcome Health, won’t be able to count on $10 million frozen by the U.S. Attorney’s Office to defend themselves against fraud charges. U.S.…

Three undergraduates awarded Goldwater Scholarships to support STEM education – UChicago News

Three University of Chicago students have received Barry Goldwater Scholarships, awarded annually based on academic merit in the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering.Third-years Spencer Dembner, Vennela Mannava and Thomas Propson…

Virus outbreak delivers tech darlings a harsh reality check – MyMotherLode.com

Virus outbreak delivers tech darlings a harsh reality check Just as the coronavirus outbreak has boxed in society, it’s also squeezed high-flying tech companies reliant on people’s freedom to move…

Wealthy City Dwellers Seek Refuge From Coronavirus at Remote Ranches – The Wall Street Journal

When Mark and Jenny Mummert heard about the coronavirus pandemic, they cut short their vacation in Cabo San Lucas, flew home to Atlanta to pick up one daughter and their…

Customer Engagement Agency Havas Helia Names Chicago MD – Daily Research News Online – Daily Research News Online

April 8 2020 In Chicago, former Facebook exec Liz Roche has joined customer engagement and data agency Havas Helia as Managing Director.Havas Helia combines data, technology, strategy and creativity to…