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Energy & Utilities Moves News

CenterPoint government affairs chief is promoted to general counsel

Energy distributor CenterPoint Energy has promoted Jason Ryan to senior vice president and general counsel. Formerly senior vice president of regulatory services and government affairs at the companyC, Ryan will now oversee regulatory services, government affairs, corporate governance, securities and commercial law, litigation and claims, internal audit, environmental, and ethics, compliance and privacy. Ryan will […]

Healthcare News

Alzheimer therapy clinical stage drugmaker hires IP expert to be

Neurotrope Inc.,  a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that’s developing therapies for such neurodegenerative diseases as Alzheimer’s disease, hired Michael Ciraolo as general counsel and chief operating officer. Ciraolo was most recently at Ovid Therapeutics, where he was senior vice president, chief intellectual property counsel.  Before that, he was an executive director at Forest Laboratories. He has been involved with the […]

Healthcare Moves News

Ovid hires pharma vet to succeed Ana Ward as general

Ovid Therapeutics Inc., a New York-based biopharmaceutical company that specializes in medicines to treat rare neurological disorders, hired Thomas Perone, as senior VP, general counsel and secretary. Perone succeeds Ana Ward, who is leaving the company. Perone has more than 20 years of legal and pharmaceutical experience.  He was most recently at Celgene Corp., where […]

Banking & Finance News

Fannie Mae hires Theologides from CoreLogic to be its general

Mortgage lender Fannie Mae has hired Stergios “Terry” Theologides as its executive VP, general counsel, and secretary. Theologides comes to Fannie Mae from CoreLogic Inc., where he served as GC. At CoreLogic, Theologides  served as a member of the management committee and advised the company on various priorities, including compliance, information security, internal audit, and […]

Infrastructure Moves News Real Estate and Construction

A big change for GC James Thompson—from cosmetics to construction

 GCP Applied Technologies Inc., which sells construction products technologies, has hired James Thompson has been appointed to the position of vice president, general counsel and secretary. He starts April 8. Thompson, with more than 30 years of experience, will lead the company’s global legal team and oversee all aspects of legal strategy, corporate governance, compliance, […]

High Tech and Biotech Moves News

Coherus BioSciences hires Pepper Hamilton IP litigation group co-chair as

Biosimilar maker Coherus BioSciences, Inc. has hired Thomas Fitzpatrick as its chief legal officer. Fitzpatrick brings more than 20 years of legal experience to his role as leader of Coherus’ legal and compliance departments, reporting directly to Coherus President and CEO, Denny Lanfear. Fitzpatrick will serve as a member of the company’s executive leadership team and be involved in all legal matters. In […]