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Vinson & Elkins

Vinson & Elkins LLP (or V&E) is an international law firm headquartered in the First City Tower in Downtown Houston, Texas. [1]

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Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi (US, UK; أبو ظبي Emirati pronunciation) is the capital and the second most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (the most populous being Dubai), and also capital of Abu Dhabi emirate, the largest of the UAE's seven member emirates.

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Administrative law

Administrative law is the body of law that governs the activities of administrative agencies of government.

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Alberto Gonzales

Alberto R. Gonzales (born August 4, 1955) was the 80th United States Attorney General, appointed in February 2005 by President George W. Bush, becoming the highest-ranking Hispanic-American in Executive Branch government to date.

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American City Business Journals

"." Houston Business Journal.

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Anti-Defamation League

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL), formerly known as the Anti-Defamation League of B'nai B'rith, is an international Jewish non-governmental organization based in the United States.

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Attorney General of the District of Columbia

The Attorney General of the District of Columbia is the chief legal officer of the District of Columbia.

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Austin, Texas

Austin is the capital of the US state of Texas and the seat of Travis County.

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Beaumont, Texas

Beaumont is a city in and county seat of Jefferson County, Texas, United States, within the Beaumont–Port Arthur Metropolitan Statistical Area.

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Beijing

Beijing, formerly Peking, is the capital of the People's Republic of China and one of the most populous cities in the world.

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China

China, officially the People's Republic of China (PRC), is a sovereign state in East Asia.

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Claude Pollard

Claude Pollard (February 14, 1874 – November 25, 1942) was Attorney General of Texas from 1927 - 1929.

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Continental Airlines

Continental Airlines was a major U.S. airline, founded in 1934 and eventually headquartered in Houston, Texas.

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Dallas

Dallas is a major city in Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States.

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Downtown Houston

Downtown Houston is Houston's central business district, containing the headquarters of many prominent companies.

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Dubai

Dubai (دبي, Gulf pronunciation) is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

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Energy industry

The energy industry is the totality of all of the industries involved in the production and sale of energy, including fuel extraction, manufacturing, refining and distribution.

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Enron

Enron Corporation (former New York Stock Exchange ticker symbol ENE) was an American energy, commodities, and services company based in Houston, Texas.

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Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is the United States federal agency with jurisdiction over interstate electricity sales, wholesale electric rates, hydroelectric licensing, natural gas pricing, and oil pipeline rates.

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Financial transaction

A financial transaction is an agreement, communication, or movement carried out between a buyer and a seller to exchange an asset for payment.

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First City Tower

First City Tower is a skyscraper in downtown Houston, Texas.

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George Peddy

George Edwin Bailey Peddy (August 22, 1892 - June 13, 1951) was a Texas lawyer and politician who ran in 1922 as a combination Independent Democrat/Republican write-in candidate for the United States Senate.

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Hong Kong

Hong Kong, traditionally Hongkong, officially known as Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China, is a Special Administrative Region (SAR) on the southern coast of China at the Pearl River Estuary and the South China Sea.

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Houston

Houston is the most populous city in Texas and the American South, and the fourth most populous city in the United States.

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Houston Astros

The Houston Astros are an American professional baseball team located in Houston, Texas.

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Houston Ballet

The Houston Ballet, operated by the Houston Ballet Foundation, is the fourth-largest professional ballet company in the United States, based in Houston, Texas.

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Houston Grand Opera

Houston Grand Opera (HGO) is an opera company in Houston Texas.

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Infrastructure

Infrastructure refers to the fundamental facilities and systems serving a country, city, or area, including the services and facilities necessary for its economy to function.

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Intellectual property

Intellectual property (IP) is a term referring to creations of the intellect for which a monopoly is assigned to designated owners by law.

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J. Evans Attwell

Joseph Evans Attwell (March 25, 1931 – October 27, 2007) was the youngest managing partner of Vinson & Elkins, the largest law firm in Texas and the largest single law office in the world, from 1981 to 1991.

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James A. Elkins

James Anderson Elkins Sr. (1879–1972) was a lawyer in Houston, Texas.

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Jeff Smisek

Jeffery Alan "Jeff" Smisek (born 1954) is an American businessman who was the chairman, president and chief executive officer (CEO) of United Airlines in the period prior to September 2015.

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John Connally

John Bowden Connally, Jr. (February 27, 1917June 15, 1993), was an American politician.

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Law firm

A law firm is a business entity formed by one or more lawyers to engage in the practice of law.

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Lawsuit

A lawsuit (or suit in law) is "a vernacular term for a suit, action, or cause instituted or depending between two private persons in the courts of law." The term refers to any proceeding by a party or parties against another in a court of law.

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Limited liability partnership

A limited liability partnership (LLP) is a partnership in which some or all partners (depending on the jurisdiction) have limited liabilities.

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List of mayors of Dallas

This is a list of mayors that served the city of Dallas, Texas.

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London

London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.

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Mark Tuohey

Mark H. Tuohey III is an American attorney best known for representing corporations and white collar clients.

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Moscow

Moscow (or; a) is the capital and the largest city of Russia with 12.2 million residents within the city limits and 16.8 million within the urban area.

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New York City

New York – often called New York City or the City of New York to distinguish it from the State of New York, of which it is a part – is the most populous city in the United States and the center of the New York metropolitan area, the premier gateway for legal immigration to the United States and one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world.

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Office of the United States Trade Representative

The Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) is the United States government agency responsible for developing and recommending United States trade policy to the president of the United States, conducting trade negotiations at bilateral and multilateral levels, and coordinating trade policy within the government through the interagency Trade Policy Staff Committee (TPSC) and Trade Policy Review Group (TPRG).

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Oil and gas law in the United States

Oil and gas law in the United States is the branch of law that pertains to the acquisition and ownership rights in oil and gas both under the soil before discovery and after its capture, and adjudication regarding those rights.

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Palo Alto, California

Palo Alto (Spanish: palo: literally "stick", colloquial: "tree" and alto: "tall"; meaning: "tall tree") is a charter city located in the northwest corner of Santa Clara County, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area of the United States.

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Paul Pressler (Texas)

Herman Paul Pressler, III (born June 4, 1930), is a former state representative and retired state district and appellate court judge in his native Houston, Texas, who was a key figure in the Conservative resurgence of the Southern Baptist Convention, which began in Houston in 1979.

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Riyadh

Riyadh (الرياض Najdi pronunciation:, "The Gardens") is the capital and largest city of Saudi Arabia.

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Ron Kirk

Ronald "Ron" Kirk (born June 27, 1954) is an American politician and member of the Democratic Party.

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San Francisco

San Francisco, officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California and the only consolidated city-county in California.

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Shanghai

Shanghai is the largest Chinese city by population, p. 395.

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Spindletop

Spindletop is a salt dome oil field located in the southern portion of Beaumont, Texas in the United States.

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Tax law

Tax law is an area of legal study dealing with the constitutional, common-law, statutory, tax treaty, and regulatory rules that constitute the law applicable to taxation.

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Texas

Texas (Texas or Tejas) is the second most populous and second largest state of the United States of America.

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Texas Attorney General

The Texas Attorney General is the chief legal and law enforcement officer of the State of Texas.

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Theodore Kassinger

Theodore William Kassinger (born January 26, 1953) is an international trade attorney who is a partner in the Washington DC office of O'Melveny & Myers, LLP.

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Tokyo

(), officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan, and is both the capital and largest city of Japan.

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United States Attorney General

The United States Attorney General (A.G.) is the head of the United States Department of Justice per, concerned with legal affairs and is the chief law enforcement officer and chief lawyer of the United States government.

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United States Department of Commerce

The United States Department of Commerce (DOC) is the Cabinet department of the United States government concerned with promoting economic growth.

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United States Deputy Secretary of Commerce

The Deputy Secretary of Commerce is a high-ranking position within the U.S. Department of Commerce.

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United States Secretary of the Navy

The Secretary of the Navy (or SECNAV) is a statutory office and the head (chief executive officer) of the Department of the Navy, a military department (component organization) within the Department of Defense of the United States of America.

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United States Secretary of the Treasury

The Secretary of the Treasury is the head of the U.S. Department of the Treasury, which is concerned with financial and monetary matters, and, until 2003, also included several federal law enforcement agencies.

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Washington, D.C.

Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States.

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White House Chief of Staff

The White House Chief of Staff is the highest ranking employee of the White House.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vinson_%26_Elkins

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