BRIEF-Bank of Hawaii says Kent Lucien to be chief strategy officer
* Says Kent T. Lucien, vice chair, currently Bank of Hawaii's chief financial officer, will become chief strategy officer
Oct 11 Bank of America's Merrill Lynch hired Michael Duffy as a director and wealth strategist, to be based in Atlanta.
Duffy was previously a member of the strategic wealth advisory team at Goldman Sachs Group Inc.
He will report to Stacy Allred, head of the strategic wealth advisory group and Michael Nies, southeast region director of Merrill's Private Banking and Investment Group.
(Reporting by Diptendu Lahiri in Bengaluru)
* Says that Apple's claims are baseless Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
Jan 20 Apple Inc filed a $1 billion lawsuit against supplier Qualcomm Inc on Friday, days after the U.S. government accused the chip maker of resorting to anticompetitive tactics to maintain a monopoly over key semiconductors in mobile phones.