NEW YORK, NY, Oct 18, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) — Practical Law Company (PLC), a provider of practical legal know-how to law firms, law departments and law schools, today announced the official launch of its newest online service for law firms, “PLC Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation” (PLCEBEC). Like PLC’s other services, PLCEBEC was designed to address the needs of frontline attorneys to help them meet client demands for greater value and increased efficiency.
Coinciding with its latest service, PLC also announced the addition of seven members to its Advisory Board, a prestigious panel of expert attorneys specializing in employee benefits and executive compensation law. The new Advisory Board members will help PLC shape the direction of its newest service and will act as high-level consultants, advising on emerging trends and practice developments.
The new members are industry leaders in their areas of practice and include Alvin Brown of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP; Daniel Hogans of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP; Christine Keller of Groom Law Group, Chartered; Prof. Kathryn Kennedy of John Marshall Law School; Andrew Oringer of Ropes & Gray LLP; Howard Pianko of Seyfarth Shaw LLP; and Marc Trevino of Sullivan & Cromwell LLP.