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Who watches the watchmen?


Elsewhere in this issue you’ll find an article I wrote about Ken Lewis, the beleaguered (and now former) chief executive officer of Bank of America Corp. In the course of researching that piece, I realized that while there is near unanimity about the need for reform of securities regulation — after all, no one is so foolish as to make the case that things were fine just as they were — there is much debate over the shape, and severity, of the overhaul. 

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2010 Legal Elite

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Fraudian slips

As the autumn sun warms the woods, Michael Duke settles in for another day. On assignments like this, he sometimes dons a ghillie suit, the tattered camouflage that snipers wear to blend into underbrush.

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Hot stocks for 2010

Commenting on one of his photos that appeared in this magazine, Will Mitchell joked that he picks stocks better than he picks barbers.

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Legal Elite - Antitrust 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Antitrust - Jennifer K. Van Zant, Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard LLP, Greensboro
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Legal Elite - Bankruptcy 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Bankruptcy - Christine Myatt, Nexsen Pruet LLC, Greensboro
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Legal Elite - Business 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Business - Mark Davidson, Brooks, Pierce, McLendon, Humphrey & Leonard LLP, Greensboro
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Legal Elite - Construction 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Construction - John B. “Jack” Taylor, Nexsen Pruet LLC, Charlotte
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Legal Elite - Corporate counsel 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Corporate Counsel - Gaither M. Keener, Lowe’s Cos., Mooresville
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Legal Elite - Criminal 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Criminal - T. Patrick Matus II, Essex Richards PA, Charlotte
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Legal Elite - Employment 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Employment - Susan Brown Grady, SPX Corp., Charlotte
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Legal Elite - Environmental 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Environmental - Stephen W. Earp, Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP, Greensboro
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Legal Elite - Family 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Family Law - Lana S. Warlick, Law Office of Lana S. Warlick, Jacksonville
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Legal Elite - Intellectual property 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Intellectual Property - David M. Krasnow, Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP,, Raleigh

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Legal Elite - Litigation 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Litigation - G. Gray Wilson, Wilson, Helms and Cartledge, Winston-Salem

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Legal Elite - Real estate 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Real Estate - Timothy G. Sellers, Sellers, Hinshaw, Ayers, Dortch & Lyons PA, Charlotte

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Legal Elite - Tax/Estate planning 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Tax/Estate Planning - Michael H. Godwin, Schell Bray Aycock Abel & Livingston PLLC, Greensboro

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Legal Elite - Young guns 2010

2010 Legal Elite winner: Young Gun - Steven K. McCallister, Shanahan Law Group PLLC, Raleigh

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Regional Report Charlotte January 2010

As quickly as it came, Charlotte’s claim to being the real headquarters of the nation’s 14th-largest bank holding company vanished.

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Regional Report Eastern January 2010

Coharie Hog Farm Inc. of Clinton isn’t the largest pork producer in the state, but its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing in November may be the clearest example of hard times facing Eastern North Carolina’s pork industry.

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