Smaller Companies Seek Super Bowl Ad Boost

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The commercial marks the real end to Shatner's 14-years as the Connecticut company's spokesman. Priceline was launched in 1998 by digital entrepreneur Jay Walker. Is $3.5 million for 30 seconds of fame worth it? These businesses are putting it all on the line during Super Bowl XLVI.

Alekstra To Disrupt Everything You Hate About Your Mobile Carrier


Alekstra CEO Toni Toikka got his start in 1998 as salesman at Elisa, a Finnish telecommunications company, where he discovered no one had any idea what they used or paid for when they purchased mobile services. Alekstra now has about 12 large customers onboard, such as McDonalds, G4S, the state of Connecticut, and others. A Finnish company is quietly laying the groundwork to disrupt a trillion dollar industry by providing better services for only 10% of the cost.

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Private Fund Adviser Regulation Under The Dodd-Frank Act

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One state that many private fund advisers that are not eligible to register with the SEC will find themselves needing to register with is Connecticut, which requires registration of investment advisers who either have a place of business in Connecticut (regardless of the number of Connecticut clients), or have more than five Connecticut clients (regardless of the advisers' geographic location). By Attorneys at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP Jeffrey E. Tabak?, David E.


Designating Delaware's Court of Chancery as the Exclusive Jurisdiction for Intra-Corporate Disputes

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1986) (Delaware lacked jurisdiction over Virginia corporation with principal place of business in Connecticut). [15]. 1998) (remanding case based on Delaware Court of Chancery forum selection clause). By Attorneys at Latham & Watkins LLP Attorneys: Derrick Farrell, Timothy FitzSimons, Michele Kyrouz, Charles Nathan, Laurie Smilan of Latham & Watkins LLP.