Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP said Gentry Sayad joined the firm’s Shanghai office as a partner and co-chairman of the Asia practice. Sayad, who was previously the managing partner of the Shanghai office of Fredrikson & Byron LLP, will be a member of the mergers and acquisitions and securities team.
Family Dollar Stores Inc., the U.S. retailer that sells items for less than $10, is recalling 1.8 million dart-gun toys after two boys suffocated by inhaling the one-inch dart, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission reported a voluntary recall of 500,000 bassinets manufactured by the Burlington Basket Co. due to a fall hazard. The information was disclosed in an e-mailed statement.
Inez Tenenbaum, the chairman of the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission since 2009, is joining Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP on Dec. 1. She will work with the law firm’s product safety, risk prevention and regulatory practice group.
Google Inc. and Hewlett-Packard Co. are recalling Chromebook 11 laptop chargers because of fire and burn hazards, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission said in a statement, a setback for the Web-connected computers.
The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, responding to a request from four groups led by the Sierra Club, moved a step closer to banning cadmium from children’s products, especially toy metal jewelry.