Holly J. Gregory joined Sidley Austin LLP as a partner and a global coordinator of the firm’s corporate-governance practice in its New York office. She was previously at Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP.
Janney Montgomery Scott LLC, the 179-year-old Philadelphia brokerage, hired Christopher White as managing director as it seeks to expand fixed-income, equities and investment-banking businesses.
An investor who bought 759 bullish AirTran Holdings Inc. options last week captured a 14-fold gain today after Southwest Airlines Co. agreed to buy the company.
Milwaukee’s General Mitchell International Airport is closed until at least noon local time today because of flooding after almost 6 inches of rain fell overnight.