Brian H. Pandya has been promoted to partner. Pandya was an associate in the intellectual property and litigation practices. He has worked as a law clerk for District Court Judge Leonard Davis.
Christopher B. Weld has been promoted to partner. Weld was an associate in the international trade practice. He has worked as a Republican staff member for the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He also has worked as deputy legislative director and legislative assistant to former Sen. Paul Coverdell, R-Ga.
United We Dream protesters carry a mock coffin to the office of Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, in the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Monday, July 21, 2014, to hold one of their "funeral services for the Republican Party" due to GOP positions on immigration. The immigration reform group visited several other Senate Republican offices to hold similar funeral services.