Monthly Archives: August 2021

Delta, health insurers charge the unvaccinated for their choice.

Refusing to be vaccinated against COVID-19 was already a reckless health decision. Lately it has also become expensive. Take the price of insurance. On Wednesday, Delta Airlines announced that it would charge unvaccinated employees an additional $ 200 per month for their health coverage and require them to be tested for the coronavirus every week. […]

The troubling history of using conservatories to exploit and defraud Native Americans

Britney Spears’ pop singer quest to end guardianship who handed over control of his finances and health care to his father demonstrates the double-edged sword of placing people in the legal care and control of another person. A judge may sometimes find it necessary to appoint a tutor or curator to protect a vulnerable person […]

Governor Pritzker signs over 40 bills | Illinois

Daily Journal Staff Report Editor’s Note: This is part of the Daily Journal’s ongoing series after the 102nd General Assembly. This year’s session resulted in more than 660 bills being sent to Governor JB Pritzker for signature or veto, either directly or through inaction. Makes changes to the property tax code regarding treasury sales in […]

South Korean parliamentary committee votes to curb dominance of Google and Apple committee

A 3D printed Google logo is placed on the Apple Macbook in this illustration taken on April 12, 2020. REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo SEOUL, Aug. 25 (Reuters) – A South Korean parliamentary committee voted on Wednesday to recommend changing a law, a key step to ban Google and Apple from […]

UK Mortgages Ltd – Participation (s) in the company

TR-1: Sstandard form for notification of significant holdings NOTIFICATION OF MAIN PARTICIPATIONS (to be sent to the relevant issuer and to FCA in Microsoft Word format if possible)I 1a. Identity of the issuer or of the underlying issuer of the existing shares to which voting rights are attachedii: UK Mortgages Ltd 1b. Please indicate if […]

New tax proposals target generational wealth

The federal government wants to slow or eliminate generational wealth through a series of proposed new taxes and reduced exemptions. This was the message Michael Fraleigh, an East Lansing-based lawyer specializing in business and succession planning, had for a group attending an educational session on August 18 at AgroExpo in St. Johns, Michigan. The Biden […]

New Oklahoma Attorney General: “I’m Proud Of My Legal Career” | Government-and-politics

When O’Connor was chosen by President Donald Trump for the federal bench, the American Bar Association said he was unqualified. O’Connor, who ultimately didn’t get the judicial post, said American Bar Association attorneys who don’t know him gave him a negative rating, while all kinds of lawyers and judges argued. He called the ABA’s opinion […]

Turkey opens social media direction

As efforts to develop a legal framework for social media gain momentum, Turkey plans to open a social media directorate under the Supreme Council of Radio and Television (RTÜK). Management is expected to inspect social media, according to public broadcaster TRT, while the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) examines examples from other countries to […]

Boy scouts delay bankruptcy step after judge questions legal fees and insurer’s agreement

Lawyers for the Boy Scouts of America are postponing a key bankruptcy hearing scheduled to begin this week, following a court ruling that casts uncertainty over the future of the case. Lawyers filed court documents on Friday postponing a hearing until September 21, which was scheduled to begin on Wednesday. The hearing must determine whether […]

Sharesies issued formal warning for violating anti-money laundering and terrorist financing law

According to the New Zealand Police, prescribed transactions are transactions made through a reporting entity regarding international money transfers (IFT) – an international wire transfer of NZ $ 1,000 or more when at least one of the institutions involved in the transaction is in New Zealand, and at least one is outside New Zealand; and […]