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A Family Lawyer’s Role Is (Not) to Minimize Conflict

Do family law lawyers have an obligation to minimize conflict? It seems obvious that given the stakes involved in family law matters, especially where there is family violence or children, that a lawyer’s role ought to include minimizing conflict; however, that idea is not as straightforward as it sounds. A family lawyer does have an obligation to advise her client on the impact of actions that inflate conflict; but a lawyer’s role properly understood, does not include an objective of minimizing...
Tags: Justice, Law, Canada, Fidelity, Bill, Department Of Justice, Jackson, Princeton University Press, Princeton, Kennedy, Legal Ethics, Churchill, Murray, Manitoba, UBC, Kavanagh

FFL to exit Crisis Prevention Institute

FFL Partners said Oct. 15 that it agreed to sell Crisis Prevention Institute to Wendel. Financial terms weren’t announced. Crisis Prevention, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, provides crisis prevention and intervention training programs to help professionals respond to anxious, hostile and violent behaviors with safe and effective methods. PRESS RELEASE FFL Partners Agrees to Sell Crisis Prevention Institute to Wendel Successful Sale Positions CPI to Pursue Next Chapter of Growth     SAN FRANCISCO – OCT...
Tags: Europe, San Francisco, Trends, Healthcare, Cagr, Company, Milwaukee Wisconsin, North America Europe, Jace, Business Services, Raymond James Financial Inc, Wendel, PE Deals, Harris Williams, FFL, Willkie Farr Gallagher LLP

Old power station in Berlin is converted into off-grid arts center that runs on energy generated by woodchips

The former industrial town of Luckenwalde now has a beautiful new arts center that not only aims to bring a little vibrancy back to the German region, but a whole lot of sustainability. Artist Pablo Wendel just unveiled E-Werk, a defunct power station that he has turned into an innovative arts center that is projected to run on recycled wood chips rather than coal. Although an artist at heart, Wendel obviously has an admirable talent and passion for creating machinery that generates clean ener...
Tags: Design, Berlin, Architecture, Urban Design, Clean Energy, Sustainable Design, Adaptive Reuse, Wendel, Art Studios, German Architecture, E-Werk, E-WERK Luckenwalde, Kunststrom power station, E-Werk arts center, Contemporary Art Center In Germany, Kunststrom Art Power

Future Positive Capital collects $57.1 mln for fund

Future Positive Capital has raised $57.1 million for its new fund. The initial target is $55 million target. The backers include Bpifrance, Draper Esprit, the European Investment Fund and Isomer Capital. The Paris and London-based firm “backs companies that use advances in artificial intelligence, synthetic biology, genetics, and other deep technologies to solve the world’s most pressing challenges such as sustainably feeding the world’s growing population, combating climate change and serving t...
Tags: Europe, London, Trends, Eu, European Union, Harvard, Paris, Oxford, Funds, Axa, Michael Rosen, Deezer, General Assembly, Sofia, Adecco, Paris London

CDPQ invests in Allied Universal

Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec said Feb. 21 that it has invested in Allied Universal. CDPQ’s investment includes about $400 million of capital to Allied. Investors currently include Allied’s management, Warburg Pincus and Wendel. Allied is a security and facility services company with more than 210,000 employees. The deal values Allied at more than $7 billion. PRESS RELEASE MONTRÉAL, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (“CDPQ”) announced today a major inv...
Tags: Facebook, US, Trends, Canada, North America, Quebec, Warburg Pincus, Steve Jones, Company, Kirkland Ellis LLP, Business Services, Wendel, PE Deals, Morgan Stanley Co LLC, CDPQ, Allied Universal

PE-backed Allied Universal buys USSA for $1 bln

Allied Universal, which is backed by Wendel and Warburg Pincus, has acquired Roswell, Georgia-based U.S. Security Associates, a provider of of security and related services. The price of the transaction was about $1 billion. PRESS RELEASE Wendel today announced that the acquisition of U.S. Security Associates (“USSA”) by Allied Universal, for approximately $1.0 billion, has been completed. Based in Roswell, Georgia, USSA is one of the leading providers of security and related services in the Uni...
Tags: Europe, Japan, Africa, Trends, Canada, United States, M&a, North America, Group, Latin America, Warburg Pincus, Steve Jones, Company, EBITDA, Moody, Europe North America

Wendel to sell CSP Technologies for $555 mln

Wendel has agreed to sell CSP Technologies to Aptar Group for $555 million. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter of this year. Barclays and Goldman Sachs provided financial advice to Wendel on the deal with Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP serving as legal advice. Based in Auburn, Alabama, CSP is a provider of custom polymeric solutions and specialty protective packaging. PRESS RELEASE New York, July 30, 2018 – Wendel today announced it has received from Aptar Group a ...
Tags: Europe, Japan, New York, Africa, Trends, Barclays, M&a, Auburn, Goldman Sachs, Group, Company, Europe North America, CSP, Auburn Alabama, Fried Frank Harris Shriver Jacobson LLP, Wendel

Elmarie Wendel, ‘3rd Rock From the Sun’ Actress, Dies at 89

Elmarie Wendel, who played the Solomon family’s landlord Mrs. Dubcek on “3rd Rock From the Sun,” has died. She was 89. Wendel’s daughter confirmed her death on Instagram Saturday. “#ripelmariewendel,” the post reads. “You were a great mom and a badass dame.” Wendel’s “3rd Rock” co-star Jim Beaver remembered her on social media as well. […]
Tags: News, Obituaries, People News, Solomon, Wendel, 3rd Rock From the Sun, Jim Beaver, Elmarie Wendel, Mrs Dubcek

Warburg-backed Allied Universal buys USSA for $1 bln

Allied Universal, a Warburg Pincus portfolio company, has acquired U.S. Security Associates for about $1 billion. USSA, of Roswell, Georgia, is a safety and security solutions provider. PRESS RELEASE Santa Ana, CA, and Roswell, GA, July 16, 2018 – Allied Universal today announced it has agreed to acquire U.S. Security Associates (“USSA”) for approximately $1.0 billion. Based in Roswell, Georgia, USSA is one of the leading providers of security and related services in the United States, employing...
Tags: Europe, Japan, Africa, Trends, Canada, United States, M&a, North America, Group, Central America, Warburg Pincus, Steve Jones, Company, EBITDA, Europe North America, Santa Ana Calif

USA Today Lists Reverse Mortgages as a Key Nest Egg Booster

USA Today listed reverse mortgages among multiple potential options for retirees to build their nest eggs, specifically pointing to the Home Equity Conversion Mortgage’s line-of-credit feature. Citing Kerry Uffman, founder of TWRU Private Wealth Management in Baton Rouge, La., writer Robert Powell positioned the product as a potential solution for long-term savings shortfalls. “Having a reverse mortgage with a line of credit provides homeowner with money they can tap into later in life,” Powell ...
Tags: News, Retirement, Finance, Usa Today, Morningstar, Powell, Baton Rouge La, Robert Powell, HECM, Wendel, Reverse Mortgage, Stephen Wendel, TWRU Private Wealth Management, Uffman

NHL Family Ties: 2018 Draft Edition

For fans that don’t follow college and junior hockey as intently of our great staff at The Hockey Writers, when the NHL Draft rolls around and we start hearing names called, some of the first reactions are generally: is he related to so-and-so? Well, here I am to connect all of the dots for those that aren’t sure if so-and-so is related to a former NHLer as we give you the most notable additions to the NHL family after the 2018 NHL Draft. NHL Bloodlines: 2017 Draft Edition 4th Overall, Round 1 ...
Tags: Washington, Sport, Ted, New Jersey, Gm, Rangers, Dallas, John, AHL, Hockey, NHL, Calgary Flames, Matthew, Tampa Bay Lightning, New York Rangers, Chicago Blackhawks

Kody Clark – 2018 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Kody Clark 2016-17 Team: Ottawa 67s (#71) Date of Birth: October 13, 1999 Place of Birth: King City, Ontario Ht: 6’1” Wt: 176 lbs. Position: RW NHL Draft Eligibility: 2018 first-year eligible Rankings NHL Central Scouting: 34th (among NA Skaters) Future Considerations: 55th Hockey Prospect: 62nd Bob McKenzie: 63rd Craig Button: 61st While he won’t go first overall in the NHL Draft like his father did, Kody Clark is almost surely going to make it to the NHL at some point down the road. He pl...
Tags: Sport, Defence, Hockey, NHL, Ottawa, Clark, Terry Wilson, OHL, Bob McKenzie, NHL Entry Draft, Craig Button, Wendel, Top Story, Prospects, Player Profiles, King City Ontario

7th Annual NHL Mock Draft: 2018, Round 4

2018 NHL Mock Draft: Round 1 2018 NHL Mock Draft: Round 2 2018 NHL Mock Draft: Round 3 2018 NHL Mock Draft: Round 5 2018 NHL Mock Draft: Round 6 2018 NHL Mock Draft: Round 7 2018 NHL Mock Draft: Team Results I’m fairly comfortable — dare I say confident — with my mock to this point. I feel most of the names in my top 93, through three rounds, will be off the board by now. However, I also feel like I’m throwing darts from here on out, but that’s half the fun of doing a full seven-round mock, s...
Tags: Florida, London, Minnesota, Colorado, Washington, Boston, Russia, Toronto, Los Angeles, Sport, Nas, Chicago, Czech Republic, Canada, New Jersey, Arizona

The Best Nicknames in Hockey

Colorful hockey nicknames are an integral part of the game’s history. They’re as much a part of hockey as the blue line. You’re given one early by your mite’s coach only later to be called something else by your teammates. Your mom may not want to know what your teammates call you, so you let her give you another one that only she and your grandma knows. Over the years, some of those nicknames have trickled down to the ears of fans. Here is a comprehensive list of some of the best ones. It’s not...
Tags: Hbo, Usa, New York, Minnesota, Berlin Wall, New York City, Stephen King, Atlanta, Sport, Dave, Canada, Justin Bieber, Humor, Chico, Rangers, San Jose

Davidson Reviews Wendel's Wills Act Compliance And The Harmless Error Approach

Camille Davidson (Wake Forest), Strict Compliance and Wills Act Formalities (JOTWELL) (reviewing Peter T. Wendel (Pepperdine), Wills Act Compliance and the Harmless Error Approach: Flawed Narrative Equals Flawed Analysis?, 95 Or. L. Rev. 337 (2017)): In the law of Wills, the testator’s intent is of upmost importance. If there is... [Author: Paul Caron]
Tags: Taxes, Tax, Scholarship, Peter, Davidson, Paul Caron, Wendel, Camille Davidson Wake Forest Strict Compliance, Wendel Pepperdine Wills Act Compliance

Wendel exit from Fluminense shows Brazil's economy far from booming

The vulnerable economic situation of Rio's Fluminense likely cost the club the rights to Wendel, an emerging talent from Brazil. This time last year, Brazilian midfielder Wendel was not even a household name in his own home. The 20-year-old only made his debut for Fluminense of Rio in mid-February. And fewer than 60 games later he is already on his way. Paris Saint-Germain had been very interested, but questions of Financial Fair Play stalled the deal, and Wendel now flies off to Portugal t...
Tags: Football, Sport, Paris, Portugal, Brazil, Blog Post, Futebol Brasileiro, Fluminense, Sporting Cp, Saint Germain, Wendel, Sporting Lisbon Fluminense, Abel Braga

Neymar must use Nantes visit to PSG to shift narrative back to positives

With Neymar already being linked to Real Madrid, PSG correspondent Jonathan Johnson assesses the Brazilian's future at PSG. Unai Emery reiterates his intention to have Neymar stay and succeed at PSG amid speculation over his happiness. ESPN FC's PSG correspondent Jonathan Johnson explains how Thiago Motta's injury could affect Brazilian midfielder Wendel, as PSG look to complete his signing. PARIS -- All eyes will be on Neymar when Paris Saint-Germain welcome ...
Tags: London, Football, Blog, Sport, Paris Saint Germain, Brazil, Espn, Psg, Neymar, Blog Post, French Ligue 1, Edinson Cavani, Thiago Motta, Nantes, Jonathan Johnson, Unai Emery

Motta injury could change PSG's plans for Wendel

ESPN FC's PSG correspondent Jonathan Johnson explains how Thiago Motta's injury could affect Brazilian midfielder Wendel, as PSG look to complete his signing.
Tags: Media, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Paris Saint-germain, Espn, Latest, Psg, French Ligue 1, Thiago Motta, Jonathan Johnson, Motta, Wendel

Paris Saint-Germain set to sign Fluminense's Wendel - source

PARIS -- Paris Saint-Germain are on the verge of making their signing of Fluminense midfielder Wendel official, a source close to the French
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Paris, Transfers, Fluminense, Paris Saint Germain, Germain, Wendel

Wendel names new exec board chairman

European investment firm Wendel has appointed André François-Poncet as chairman of its executive board. His appointment becomes effective January 1, 2018. He will be succeeding Frédéric Lemoine. PRESS RELEASE André François-Poncet appointed Chairman of Wendel’s Executive Board as of January 1, 2018 The Supervisory Board, chaired by François de Wendel, was convened today and appointed André François-Poncet as a member and Chairman of the Executive Board of Wendel as of January 1, 2018. André Fran...
Tags: Europe, New York, London, Mba, Africa, Trends, People, Paris, Morgan Stanley, Group, Axa, Executive Board, Supervisory Board, Harvard Business School, HEC, BC Partners

Flamengo: Hope’s Line-up

Hope's Lineup In the last “Flamengo vs Fluminense”, which happened on Children's Day, the different lineup caught the attention of those who watched the match. Instead of players like Diego, from Flamengo; and Wendel, from Fluminense, the photos and names of homonymous and missing children and teenagers in the state of Rio de Janeiro appeared on the screen. The idea was to draw attention to the problem, which affects about 40,000 children and adolescent...
Tags: Advertising, Brazil, Rio De Janeiro, Flamengo, Fluminense, Wendel, Morro, Mangueira, Luany Cristina dos Santos de Souza, Luany

PSG set to sign Brazilian teenager Wendel from Fluminese - source

Paris Saint-Germain are in advanced talks to sign Fluminense midfielder Wendel, a Brazilian source has told ESPN FC. The 19-year-old,
Tags: Story, Soccer, Transfers, Espn, Psg, Fluminense, Paris Saint Germain, Wendel

11 Most Expensive Albums Ever Produced

While the vast majority of artists are forced to record their music on a budget, we here look at eleven different instances in the history of recorded music when record labels spared no expense funding an artist album, although the return on such investments was not always proportionate. ___________________________ Guest post by Elyadeen Anbar of Soundfly's Flypaper Most of us record albums with budgetary constraints — that’s just our reality. Imagine waking up one day with unlimi...
Tags: Music, New York, London, New York City, Beach Boys, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, Bbc, Kanye West, Hawaii, Guest Post, Eminem, Brian Wilson, Retail, Fleetwood Mac, Warner Bros

Michael Keller's Presentation at London Value Investor Conference

We're posting up notes from the 2017 London Value Investor Conference.  Next up is Michael Keller of Brown Brothers Harriman who pitched a long of Wendel SE (EPA:MF). Michael Keller's Presentation at London Value Investor Conference Long: Wendel SE (EPA: MF) Wendel is a holding company based in France that invests in a variety of industries. It usually takes control positions and at the very least it has significant influence. The Wendel Family has overall control but professional managers run t...
Tags: London, France, Finance, Wendel, Hedge Fund Portfolios, London Value Investor Conference, Investment Conference, Brown Brothers Harriman, Michael Keller, Wendel SE EPA, MF Wendel, Wendel Family

This Chilling Photo Collection Captures Fascinating Black History Artifacts

For over nine years, Wendel White has been venturing to countless museums throughout the U.S. to photograph historical black artifacts for his “Manifest” photo series. From a lock of Frederick Douglass’ hair and FBI files on Malcolm X to a tambourine once played by Prince, White’s collection of nearly 100 photos allows for continual consumption of black history.  “[The title] ‘Manifest’ evokes the complicated notions of slavery as cargo or inventory and the notion that these objects are also a ...
Tags: News, Alabama, San Francisco, Fbi, New Jersey, Huffington Post, White, Malcolm X, Frederick Douglass, Wendel, National Museum of African American History, California Institute of Integral Studies, Zahara Hill, Wendel White, Prince White

Wendel-backed Allied Universal buys Yale Enforcement’s security services unit

Wendel-backed Allied Universal has acquired the security services unit of Belleville, Illinois-based Yale Enforcement Services. No financial terms were disclosed. PRESS RELEASE Paris, February 06, 2017 – Wendel welcomes the acquisition by Allied Universal of the security services portion of Yale Enforcement Services, Inc. The Belleville, Illinois-based company offers a full range of solutions, including uniformed security professionals, mobile patrol, physical security and life safety. Yale Enfo...
Tags: Europe, France, Africa, Trends, Paris, M&a, Group, Belleville Illinois, Wendel

Wendel to buy Tsebo Solutions Group

Wendel has agreed to acquire South Africa-based Tsebo Solutions Group, a facilities services provider, for about 331 million euros. The sellers include Rockwood Private Equity. The deal is expected to be completed by the end of the year. PRESS RELEASE PARIS, September 19, 2016 – Wendel today announced that it has signed an agreement with Rockwood Private Equity and other minority shareholders to acquire Tsebo Solutions Group, the leading pan-African facilities services provider, for an enterpris...
Tags: Europe, France, Africa, Trends, South Africa, Paris, Group, Clive Smith, Zar, Wendel, PE Deals

AlliedBarton completes merger with PE-backed Universal Services of America

AlliedBarton Security Services, a portfolio company of Wendel SE, has merged with Universal Services of America, a portfolio company of Warburg Pincus and Partners Group. According to terms of the transaction, Wendel received $388 million in cash and a minority stake (33 percent) in Allied Universal. The combined company will operate under the AlliedUniversal brand and remain based in Santa Ana, California and Conshohocken, Pennsylvania. AlliedUniversal is a facility services company. PRESS RELE...
Tags: Europe, New York, France, Africa, US, America, Trends, Paris, M&a, North America, Group, Steve, Jones, Warburg Pincus, Steve Jones, Executive Board

What Happens When The Tech Repair Store Finds Gay Porn On Your Laptop?

It's that time of the week again -- the latest episode of queer web series "Tough Love" is now available for streaming. In this third episode, "Shame," directed by Gabe Gonzalez, stars Blaire Wendel and Steven Bell are comedically humanized in a way we haven't yet seen before in this series. Bell goes through a series of humiliating events trying to get his Macbook repaired, while Wendel has a brush with "mean girl" culture while trying to get into shape. “This episode is all about that anxiety...
Tags: Macbook, Huffington Post, Bell, Steven, Jamesmichael Nichols, Wendel, Gabe Gonzalez, Blaire Wendel, Steven Bell, Blaire

Wendel LLC ventures into alt-fuel services

In October, Amherst architectural firm Wendel LLC launched a new business division and brand, Future Fuels, to own and operate alternative fueling stations. For years, the company has been working with clients to find partners to provide those services, and now it can. "Wendel has a deep history in transit operations, and have been offering compressed natural gas services for other entities for about 20 years," said Wendel's alternative fueling services director John Havrilla, who added that a...
Tags: Wendel LLC, Wendel, John Havrilla