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September 10, 2021NPR interviews senior counsel Chuck Rosenberg, who served as counsel to former FBI Director Robert Mueller, regarding the changes Mueller implemented after the 9/11 attacks that amounted to a paradigm shift for the FBI, and their realization that terrorism was going to be harder to corral going forward (“The World Has Changed Since 9/11, and So Has America's Fight Against Terrorism”).

September 10, 2021 – Partner Alexis Gilman, former Assistant Director of the Mergers IV Division at the FTC, speaks to Morning Consult about the length of time the FTC appears to be taking to review details on proposed mergers and why a stronger approach to antitrust enforcement is in store (“Hospitals, Other Health Care Players Are Seeing 'the Bar of Scrutiny' Raised by Biden Regulators”).

September 9, 2021 Law360 speaks with New York partner Paul Haskel about his experience on 9/11, when he entered his former firm’s downtown office—in Chase Manhattan Plaza—directly from the subway, not realizing the towers had been hit (“20 Years Later, Terror of 9/11 Stays with Wall Street Attys"). 

September 9, 2021 – Bloomberg Law notes the arrival of tax and transactions partner Irina Pisareva in New York in its Wake Up Call column.

September 9, 2021 Law360 features white collar and regulatory enforcement senior counsel Michael Gunnison joining the Doha office (“Crowell Adds Former Senior DOJ Official to Doha Office”). Doha office managing partner Charbel Maakaron highlights Gunnison’s “invaluable” experience in both navigating the landscape in Qatar and ensuring compliance with new regulatory frameworks.
Bloomberg Law’s Wake Up column also notes Gunnison’s arrival.

September 3, 2021 – Labor & Employment partner Thomas Gies speaks to SHRM about the need for employers to review their wage and hour practices to ensure continued compliance as roles evolve in response to COVID-19. Businesses should continue to pay close attention to roles that are “on the bubble” (“Employers Should Be Prepared for a DOL Wage and Hour Audit”).

September 3, 2021 – Law.com International* features the arrival of partner Sari Depreeuw in the Brussels office. Kristof Roox, co-managing partner of the firm’s Brussels office, notes that the Depreeuw’s blend of experience will be an asset for clients as the EU’s recent law proposals to regulate certain technologies introduce new liabilities for international companies (“Crowell & Moring Hires Brussels IP Partner”). *subscription required

ICLG.com features Depreeuw’s arrival in Brussels. Christopher Cole, co-chair of the firm’s Technology & Brand Protection Group, cites Depreeuw’s experience in copyright protection in the digital era as a key strength (“Daldewolf IP Head Joins Crowell in Brussels”). 

Depreeuw’s arrival is also noted in Bloomberg Law’s Wake Up Call column, and in World Trademark Review.

August 31, 2021Gulf Times features an interview with Doha partner Robert Hager, founding and current chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Qatar, in which Hager expresses confidence in the continued collaboration between the U.S. and Qatari private sectors and discusses the positive impact of the diversification of investments by both sides (“Qatar-US Ties Seen Driving More Private Sector Partnerships”).

August 31, 2021 The National Law Journal* features the arrival of tax partner Anthony Provenzano. David Blair, chair of the firm’s Tax Group, remarks that bringing on Provenzano is yet another step in the firm’s ongoing efforts to continue growing its transaction and tax business (“Crowell Deepens Compensation and Benefits Capabilities with New Tax Partner”). Bloomberg Law also noted Provenzano’s arrival in its Wake Up Call column. *subscription required

August 30, 2021 – Automotive News* quotes senior counsel Byron Brown, former deputy chief of staff for policy at the EPA, who expects the House to pass the infrastructure bill without modification and explains why the reconciliation bill faces “considerable uncertainty.” Both bills will accelerate the automotive industry’s aims to boost sales of electric vehicles (“Big Bills Under Deadline Pressure”). *subscription required

August 30, 2021Law360 quotes Technology & Brand Protection Group co-chair Christopher Cole, who discusses the rationale for keeping the Section 230 law in effect (“Inside the 'Battleground for the Internet's Soul': Section 230”).

August 26, 2021 – The Guardian quotes senior partner Stuart Newberger, who represented all the Americans killed in the Nairobi US embassy bombing in 1998, two years after Bin Laden was expelled from Sudan. Newberger discusses why the case was slow in developing and the Sudan-al-Qaida connection. (“'Is This Justice?': Why Sudan is Facing a Multibillion-Dollar Bill for 9/11”).

August 25, 2021 – A feature interview with Charbel Maakaron, managing partner of the Doha office, appears in Gulf Times on page one of the business section. Maakaron explains how two considerations are driving foreign investments coming into Qatar: the World Cup, which has a set deadline to meet, and market movement that offers investors potential growth and new projects (“World Cup Projects Continue to Drive FDI Despite COVID-19 Impact”).

August 24, 2021USA Today quotes Nicholas Diamond, leader of C&M International’s Global Health Group, regarding the potential impact of the FDA’s full approval of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine on vaccinations and mandates ("With FDA Approval of First COVID-19 Vaccine, Let the Mandates Begin: US Military, Disney World, CVS Health and More”). The article also appeared on MSN.

August 23, 2021 – Reuters Legal quotes partner Alexis Gilman, former Assistant Director of the FTC’s Mergers IV Division, who notes that Illumina’s $7.1 billion acquisition of Grail is being closely watched as the first vertical merger case that the FTC has litigated in decades (“Illumina-Grail Deal Heads to FTC Trial, as EU Weights Penalty”).

August 20, 2021 – Partner Tom Lorenzen, vice-chair of the Environment & Natural Resources Group, discusses the need for companies to be careful about statements they make to the public to avoid accusations of exaggerating the environmental benefits of their practice or product, known as “greenwashing.” (“5 Best Practices for Attys Helping to Craft ESG Policies”)

August 18, 2021Reuters Legal features the arrival of senior counsel Alexander Urbelis, continuing the growth of the firm’s Privacy & Cybersecurity practice in New York. Urbelis co-founded the information security, compliance, and investigative services law firm Blackstone Law Group (“Crowell Adds Boutique, In-house Alum Who Built Cyber Intel Platform”). Urbelis’ arrival was also noted by Cybersecurity Law Report*(“Cybersecurity Veteran Joins Crowell & Moring”) and Financial Times *subscription required

August 17, 2021 – Partner Robert Burton is one of the former Office of Federal Procurement Policy administrators interviewed by Federal News Network to provide advice and insights for Biniam Gebre, who has been nominated to lead the OFPP.

August 16, 2021 Law360 quotes partner Kelly Currie, who served as acting U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of New York and is a former EDNY colleague of Peace, regarding Peace’s nomination to be EDNY’s next U.S. attorney. Currie also discusses the role of EDNY’s U.S. Attorney’s Office in the development of policy at DOJ (“Breon Peace Brings Defense Prowess to Top Role at EDNY”).

August 15, 2021Gulf Times features a two-part interview with Doha Office Managing Partner Charbel Maakaron and partner Robert Hager, chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Qatar, regarding Qatar’s investment landscape being ripe, particularly for U.S. businesses. In “Qatar 'Well-Positioned' to Attract FDI, Stimulate Business Sector,” Maakaron and Hager share their views on how Qatar has been diversifying its economic portfolio and implementing legal reforms to accelerate the inflow of foreign direct investments. In “Robust US-Qatar Economic Ties to Open More Investment Opportunities,” they discuss Qatar’s longstanding relationship with the US and how their diverse partnerships across a wide range of sectors play a vital role in developing the public and private sectors of both countries.

August 13, 2021Law360 spoke with partner Michael Atkinson, former inspector general of the intelligence community, regarding the challenges facing the judge in the case involving Thomas Barrack, former Trump advisor and billionaire investor. Atkinson notes social media in high-profile cases can complicate both jury selection and keeping an empaneled jury unaware of such posts, and that evidence for the defense may exist in classified U.S. intelligence documents (“Meet the Judge on the Trump Adviser Lobbying Case”).



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Crowell Adds White-Collar Abilities In Doha
September 14, 2021 — Commercial Dispute Resolution

Questions Linger On Vaccine Mandate For Federal Contractors
September 14, 2021 — Government Executive
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Crowell Snags Former Sullivan Tax Partner
September 13, 2021 — Law360
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Hospitals, Other Health Care Players Are Seeing ‘The Bar Of Scrutiny’ Raised By Biden Regulators
September 10, 2021 — Morning Consult
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Crowell Adds Former Senior DOJ Official To Doha Office
September 9, 2021 — Law360

Crypto Prepares For War With The SEC
September 9, 2021 — Fortune
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The World Has Changed Since 9/11, And So Has America's Fight Against Terrorism
September 9, 2021 — NPR
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Wake Up Call: Kirkland Said To Delay Opening By Two Months
September 8, 2021 — Bloomberg Law
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White Castle Biometric Privacy Case To Shape Litigation Landscape
September 7, 2021 — Bloomberg Law
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News Digest
September 3, 2021 — World Trademark Review
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Employers Should Be Prepared For A DOL Wage And Hour Audit
September 3, 2021 — SHRM
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Crowell Deepens Compensation And Benefits Capabilities With New Tax Partner
August 31, 2021 — The National Law Journal
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Qatar-US Ties Seen Driving More Private Sector Partnerships
August 31, 2021 — Gulf Times
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Inside The 'Battleground For The Internet's Soul': Section 230
August 30, 2021 — Law360
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Rewind: On revivifying Trade Talks
August 30, 2021 — Inside U.S.Trade
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Big Federal Spending Bills Under Deadline Pressure
August 30, 2021 — Automotive News
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Ill. Judge Hands Society Insurance COVID-19 Coverage Wins
August 27, 2021 — Law360
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‘Is This Justice?’: Why Sudan Is Facing A Multibillion-Dollar Bill For 9/11
August 26, 2021 — The Guardian
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World Cup Projects Continue To Drive FDI Despite Covid-19 Impact
August 25, 2021 — Gulf Times
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With FDA Approval Of First COVID-19 Vaccine, Let The Mandates Begin: US Military, Disney World, CVS Health And More
August 24, 2021 — USA Today
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Illumina-Grail Deal Heads To FTC Trial, As EU Weighs Penalty
August 23, 2021 — Reuters Legal
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Even After Pandemic Disruptions, Law Firms' Tech Procurement Processes Remain Steady
August 23, 2021 — Legaltech News
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5 Best Practices For Attys Helping To Craft ESG Policies
August 20, 2021 — Law360
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US SEC Should Consider Sector-Specific Climate Disclosure Rule: Commissioner Roisman
August 17, 2021 — IHS Markit
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Former OFPP Administrators Say New Nominee Must Do These Things To Succeed
August 17, 2021 — Federal News Network
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Breon Peace Brings Defense Prowess To Top Role At EDNY
August 16, 2021 — Law360
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Robust US-Qatar Economic Ties To Open More Investment Opportunities
August 15, 2021 — Gulf Times
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Qatar ‘Well-Positioned’ To Attract FDI, Stimulate Business Sector
August 14, 2021 — Gulf Times
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Regulatory Compliance Teams Are Linking Up With Their Sometimes-Less-Compliant Colleagues in Litigation
August 13, 2021 — The AmLaw Litigation Daily
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Crowell Downsizes London Office Space By A Third In Hybrid Working Push
August 13, 2021 — Law.com International/Legal Week
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Crowell Captures NY IT Talent
August 12, 2021 — ICLG
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Crowell Adds Boutique, In-House Alum Who Built Cyber Intel Platform
August 12, 2021 — Reuters Legal
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FinCEN Stretches Regulatory Reach To Foreign Crypto-Exchanges
August 12, 2021 — VIXIO
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Allbirds Is One Of The Latest Brands Facing A Lawsuit Over Its Sustainability-Centric Advertising
August 12, 2021 — The Fashion Law
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Wake Up Call: Sheppard Mullin Tightens Vaccine Rule for Lawyers
August 11, 2021 — Bloomberg Law
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Deal Doctors: Crowell & Moring Adds Hyman
August 11, 2021 — The Deal
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Will Lower Bar Of Entry For Boutique Practices Lead To 'Brain Drain' At Big Law?
August 11, 2021 — Legaltech News
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Defense Industry Awaits Update On Costly Trump-Era Cyber Rule
August 11, 2021 — Bloomberg Law
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Karen Hastie Williams, Pathbreaking Washington Lawyer, Dies At 76
August 11, 2021 — The Washington Post
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Commerce Whacks Chinese Refrigerant With Steep Early Levy
August 11, 2021 — Law360
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How To Upgrade Your Well-Being Tactics During The Hybrid Return-To-Office Phase
August 11, 2021 — Thomson Reuters

In Pursuit Of Trump Ally, Feds Rely On 'Espionage Lite' Law
August 10, 2021 — Law360
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Russian Oligarch Used Illicit Finance Methods, And His Son, To Hide Wealth From Wife
August 9, 2021 — Money Laundering
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Karen Hastie Williams, Barrier-Breaking Lawyer, Dies At 76
August 8, 2021 — The New York Times
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Biden EV Target Sets Destination For Industry
August 8, 2021 — Automotive News
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FTC Chair Khan's Rapid Pace Seen Risking Overreach, Backlash
August 6, 2021 — CQ
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Arbitrary Factors May Hinder Buy American Rule Changes
August 6, 2021 — Law360
Related Professionals: Adelicia R. Cliffe

Hyman Joins Crowell & Moring as Partner
August 5, 2021 — ABL Advisor
Related Professionals: Frederick (Rick) Hyman

How I Made Office Managing Partner: ‘I Demonstrated Leadership. I Prioritized DE&I, and Dedicated Efforts to Ensure That Everyone’s Voice Was Heard.’
August 4, 2021 — Law.com
Related Professionals: Chahira Solh

Crowell Snags More Transactional Expertise in New York
August 4, 2021 — New York Law Journal

US Treasury's Financial Crimes Unit Names New Acting Head
August 3, 2021 — Law360

SEC Undergoes Sea Change Under Biden Pick
August 2, 2021 — International Financial Law Review
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Biggest Merger Review Developments Of 2021 So Far
July 30, 2021 — Law360
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SEC To Demand More Information On Shell Company Use By Chinese Companies
July 30, 2021 — CQ Roll Call
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Grassley Moves to Stop Contractors From Holding U.S. ‘Hostage’
July 29, 2021 — Bloomberg Law
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July 29, 2021 — Law360
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The Case Against Tom Barrack Could Draw Classified Material Into Court
July 29, 2021 — CNBC
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July 29, 2021 — Law360
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July 29, 2021 — Law.com
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July 29, 2021 — American Banker
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July 28, 2021 — Law360

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July 27, 2021 — MSNBC
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July 26, 2021 — Financial Times
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July 26, 2021 — MSNBC
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July 26, 2021 — CNBC
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July 26, 2021 — Reuters Legal

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July 23, 2021 — Law360
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July 23, 2021 — Law.com
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July 23, 2021 — POLITICO
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July 23, 2021 — Inside Unmanned Systems
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July 23, 2021 — Law360
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July 22, 2021 — The Global Legal Post

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July 21, 2021 — Government Executive
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July 21, 2021 — Law360
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July 20, 2021 — MSNBC
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July 20, 2021 — The National Law Journal
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July 19, 2021 — Law360
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July 16, 2021 — AJMC The Center For Biosimilars
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July 16, 2021 — The National Law Journal
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July 16, 2021 — Reuters Legal
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July 16, 2021 — Bloomberg Law
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July 16, 2021 — Law360

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July 16, 2021 — Law360
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July 14, 2021 — Associated Press
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July 14, 2021 — Politifact
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July 13, 2021 — Law.com
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July 13, 2021 — Vanity Fair
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July 12, 2021 — Law360

Law360 features D.C. partner and Transportation Practice co-chair Rebecca Baden Chaney as a Rising Star among the top transportation law practitioners under age 40.

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July 12, 2021 — HR Magazine
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Trump Organization CFO Removed As Officer Of Subsidiaries, Records Show
July 12, 2021 — The Wall Street Journal

In The Wall Street Journal article “Trump Organization CFO Removed as Officer of Subsidiaries, Records Show” New York partner and White Collar & Regulatory Enforcement Group chair Dan Zelenko discusses the ramifications of keeping a CFO in place post-indictment.

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July 9, 2021 — World Trademark Review
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July 9, 2021 — Law360
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July 9, 2021 — Legaltech News

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July 7, 2021 — Inside U.S. Trade
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July 7, 2021 — Women's Wear Daily
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July 6, 2021 — Legaltech New
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