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FanDuel promotes former JPMorgan attorney to chief legal officer

FanDuel Inc.the sports betting firm, elevated Carolyn Renzin to chief legal officer after adding at least half a dozen attorneys this year. Renzin, a former in-house lawyer at JPMorgan Chase & Co., takes on the role after serving since early last year as head of risk and compliance at FanDuel, …

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Longtime Walmart executive retires; retailer sees staffing changes in legal and communications departments

Del Sloneker, the influential Walmart executive who has held multiple leadership positions around the world for the Bentonville retailer, is retiring at the end of the year, according to a July 22 memo sent to employees of Walmart’s U.S. CEO. , John Furner. Sloneker, who has worked for Walmart since …

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“My heart is crying”: Singapore increases the pace of executions

Kalwant Singh’s death sentence was settled in a Zoom call. The Malaysian watched from jail as his appeal was discussed virtually by three judges in Singapore this month. For Singh, convicted of smuggling around 120g of heroin, it was his last chance for a reprieve after spending more than six …

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Administrators banned for abusing the dissolution procedure

The four directors were disqualified after they all got bounced loans before dissolving their companies to avoid paying off their debts. In the most recent case, Sirfraz Ahmad of Leeds was disqualified for 10 years after he overstated his turnover to secure a higher bounce-back loan he was not entitled …

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Business and Philanthropy Sectors Lead Anti-Human Trafficking Initiatives

The United States Chamber of Commerce and United Way Worldwide produced the publicationTrust through performance: uniting business and philanthropy against trafficking to commemorate the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons, which is held annually on July 30. This report highlights the critical role that business and philanthropic sectors play in …

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Gaddafi’s widow appeals Malta’s decision to repatriate funds to Libya

VALLETTA, July 23 (Reuters) – The widow of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi has appealed a Maltese court ruling ordering the Bank of Valletta to return some 95 million euros to Libya ( $100 million) deposited by Gaddafi’s late son, Mutassim, according to court officials. said. Safiya Ferkash Mohammed and …

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UK Legal Services Market Report 2022: Revenue Rebounded Strongly in 2021 Driven by Corporate Law Growth – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The report “UK Legal Services Market Report 2022” has been added to from ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The UK Legal Services Market Trend Report provides in-depth and unique review and analysis of the UK legal services market, including conveyancing, family law, personal injury, wills and probate. After a difficult period in …

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Struggling New York State Farms Turn to Legal Recreational Pot Production for Business

MILTON, NY — Adult marijuana sales will begin in New York before the end of the year, the state’s Office of Cannabis Management promised Friday. All marijuana sold in New York must also be grown in New York. On the banks of the river in the sunny Hudson Valley, cannabis …

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Hays profits rise as employers compete to fill vacancies

A view over the London skyline shows the City of London’s financial district as seen from St Paul’s Cathedral in London, Britain February 25, 2017. REUTERS/Neil Hall/ Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Hays sees fees in the quarter jump 23% Rival PageGroup reports 26% increase in …

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Marijuana sales could become legal in Sacramento County

A vote by the Sacramento County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday afternoon could pave the way for the first legalized cannabis sales in unincorporated areas of Sacramento County. Supervisors were to vote on a plan to put on the ballot in November an authorization that would allow marijuana companies to …

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Law firm executives – Don’t be a Boris Johnson

Just for fun, let’s imagine that the outgoing Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, Boris Johnson, was a chief of staff of lawyers. A partner is accused of bullying. He ignores her. A partner breaks the COVID rules. He ignores her. Amid a company-wide diversity spurt, he utters racial and …

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Legal sports betting survey finds increased support

A growing number of Americans support legalizing professional sports betting, according to a new poll. The Washington Post-University of Maryland poll found that 66% of Americans support betting on professional sports. That number is up 11 percentage points from 2017, a year before the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way …

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Kanye West is forcing small businesses to rethink Ye-inspired branding

Kanye West is appearing on Creative Bloq more than we ever imagined. But as long as he dips his finger in the design, that’s what we’re here for. Yeezy’s latest story is up our street as he’s taken legal action against a restaurant for overusing Kanye in their branding. A …

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mike jones | Does the sport have a legal basis to collect performance data?

At the elite level of sport, an athlete’s ability to increase performance levels through marginal gains is often the difference between success and failure. Opportunities for marginal gains exist in all aspects of elite-level sport, from power, recovery and more ‘left field’ angles – such as the Sky team of …

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Bill making divorce legal reintroduced in 19th Congress

A bill to legalize divorce in the country was reintroduced in the 19th Congress. In House Bill (HB) 78, Albay Rep. Edcel C. Lagman, the main author of previous bills legislating absolute divorce, pointed out that there are only two sovereign states in the world where divorce is illegal: the …

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California’s ‘private attorney general’ law is constitutional, court rules

Trade group says state must monitor worker lawsuits But state law already provides for it, the appeals court ruled. (Reuters) – A California appeals court has rejected a business group’s claim that a single law allowing workers to sue their employers on behalf of the state is unconstitutional. A unanimous …

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Debt collectors’ pay-to-pay fees are ‘often illegal’: watchdog agency

Anchiy | E+ | Getty Images Some “unwanted” fees often collected by debt collectors are illegal under federal law, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau said Wednesday. Collection agents charge so-called “pay-to-pay” fees, also known as convenience fees, when consumers make a payment online or over the phone, according to the …

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Wells Fargo says it will cover employee travel costs for legal abortion services

Wells Fargo, which operates the largest banking branch systems in the United States and the Philadelphia area, told its 246,000 employees on Monday that effective Friday, July 1, “we are expanding coverage for our travel benefits to include reimbursement of transport costs”. and accommodation fees for legal abortion-related services” for …

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Appeals court returns Westin lawsuit to trial judge | Legal

Westin Nashville A dispute of several years between the owners of the downtown Westin Nashville hotel and its former managers, Wischermann Partners, is not yet over. The legal battle began in 2017, when Westin developer Nashville Hospitality Capital fired Wischermann Partners, alleging the Minnesota-based hotel company was working inappropriately at …

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USC Gould School of Law Announces New Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies

LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As the law becomes an increasingly integral part of society, the Gould School of Law at the University of Southern California has introduced a new undergraduate degree: the Bachelor of Science in Legal Studies. This innovative degree program prepares students to understand how law shapes modern culture and …

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Airbus CEO says in talks with Qatar over A350 dispute

Airbus CEO Guillaume Faury speaks during a visit by German Economics and Climate Protection Minister Robert Habeck to the Airbus research facilities in Hamburg, Germany, on 18 January 2022. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register DOHA, June 19 (Reuters) – Airbus (AIR.PA) is in talks …

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Austin City Council approves resolution to encourage raising minimum age for purchase of AR-15 type weapons

The resolution orders Austin City Manager Spencer Cronk to ‘explore all options’ to allow the city to restrict the sale of these weapons to people under 21, despite a Texas law prohibiting local governments to define their own restrictions on firearms. Lawmakers passed the resolution with a 10-1 vote. Council …

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State takes ‘holistic’ approach to fatherhood

Florida is preparing to launch mentoring and outreach programs aimed at boosting parenting skills for fathers and, in turn, helping at-risk youth as part of a $70 million initiative. The initiative was included in a new law (HB 7065) unanimously approved this year by the Legislative Assembly and signed by …

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Double jeopardy: Barrett defeats Gorsuch on tribal law

Placeholder while loading article actions In a remarkable 6-3 decision written by Justice Amy Coney Barrett, the Supreme Court allowed the federal government to retry and reconvict an Indian tribesman who had already been tried and convicted by a special federal administrative tribunal for Native Americans. Judge Neil Gorsuch wrote …

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Government loses legal battle over $111m arbitration award to Reliance, Shell

An Indian Air Force Mil Mi-17 helicopter approaching an oil rig in the Panna oilfield, about 100 km southwest of Mumbai. Photo: ET now digital The government has lost an appeal in the English High Court against a $111 million arbitration award in favor of Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) and …

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Former Shopify Top Lawyer Joins 1Password as Chief Legal Officer

1Password, a digital privacy and security company valued at around $6.8 billion earlier this year, has hired Erin Zipes to be its first chief legal officer. Zipes was associate general counsel and corporate secretary at Shopify Inc., which last summer named her acting head of the legal department. She left …

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A new vision of AI

Anant Madabhushi was ready for the next step in his career as a researcher and educator. He was already widely recognized as a pioneer in the emerging field of machine learning, particularly for medical imaging and computer-aided diagnostics. He was the author of over 450 peer-reviewed publications and held over …

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One year since El Salvador announced its Bitcoin adoption plans! what is the latest?

Last year today, Salvadoran President Nayib Bukele announced that the country would introduce a bill to make the Bitcoin cryptocurrency legal tender in the South American nation. Bukele kept his word, making El Salvador the first nation to adopt bitcoin as legal tender on September 7, 2021. The president announced …

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From deep tech to high finance, why Leeds is drawing businesses north | Technology sector

Mmove to Leeds and take advantage of the jobs boom, says Melissa Berthelot, boss of medical device maker WarnerPatch, who relocated her business from London two years ago to benefit from booming high-tech industry in the town in West Yorkshire. With a shortage of skilled data science and software engineers …

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Nebraska joins legal push for right of Colorado businesses to deny services to same-sex couples

LINCOLN, Neb. (WOWT) – Nebraska Attorney General Doug Peterson has joined a lawsuit urging the U.S. Supreme Court to uphold the First Amendment rights of business owners who want to deny services to customers who contradict their religious beliefs. The amicus brief initiative originated in Colorado, where the owner of …

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Law School Announces 2022 Dean’s Circle Award Recipients

Photo submitted Left to right: Carol Goforth, Christopher Kelley, Sharon Foster and Tracy Deffebaugh. The U of A School of Law has announced the recipients of the 2022 Dean’s Circle Award. The awards were created to recognize faculty for excellence in teaching and advising, research and scholarship, …

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Regulating Crypto Assets | Review of business law in China

THE LAST DECADE has experienced extraordinary growth in technological innovation. The emergence of blockchain technology – and distributed ledger technology more broadly – ​​has led to a range of innovations in areas such as financial services. These include new ways to raise funds, such as initial coin offerings (ICOs); new …

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The Legal Cases All Dog Owners in South Africa Should Know About

Compensation for dog bite claims in South Africa can include payment for past and future medical expenses, loss of earnings and general damages for pain and suffering, says specialist law firm DSC Attorneys. The company notes that dog attacks resulting in serious injuries are not uncommon in the country, as …

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Nexsen Pruet merges with Charlotte Litigation Firm

By Emma Cueto (May 26, 2022, 4:37 p.m. EDT) — Carolina-based Nexsen Pruet has merged with Charlotte, North Carolina, litigation firm Erwin Capitano & Moss PA, with the firm saying it will strengthen its litigation capacities of the city, particularly in matters of real estate and construction. A total of …

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SpiceJet and Credit Suisse end legal battle, sign settlement and consent terms

Low-cost carrier SpiceJet and Swiss investment bank Credit Suisse have decided to end a legal battle between them and have signed and entered into settlement and consent terms regarding an ongoing litigation. READ ALSO – SpiceJet settles $24 million financial dispute with Credit Suisse The settlement and …

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CFPB and New York Attorney General end debt collection ring

washington d.c. – The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), in partnership with the New York Attorney General, has filed a motion for stipulated judgment in federal court to settle its case against a debt collection company and its owners and officers. The judgment would order all participants in the scheme, …

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IBPAP: Legal authority of the FMH | Philstar.com

MANILA, Philippines – The Information Technology and Business Process Association of the Philippines (IBPAP) has reaffirmed that member companies are permitted to implement Work from Home (WFH) for up to 30% of their workforce based on an agreement with the Philippine Economic Zone. Authority (PEZA). The industry released a statement …

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Patelle c. Garland SCOTUS limits court review in eviction case

Federal courts could not review U.S. Attorney General’s decisions denying a discretionary removal waiver — even in a case where the alien argues the decision was based on factual error, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled, 5-4, affirming the opinion of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. …

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Remote start? Keep these labor laws and tax guidelines in mind – TechCrunch

Ardy Esmaeili Donor More posts from this contributor What US startup founders need to know about the R&D tax credit when it comes In remote employment, employees and employers both face a plethora of benefits and pitfalls. Although the cultural advantages and disadvantages have been covered, the considerations from a …

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Cryptocurrency regulation in Europe enters a new phase

Until a few years ago, legally speaking, cryptocurrencies were somewhat common in many European countries. “There were no regulations,” Nicolette Kost De Sèvres, a partner at Mayer Brown in Paris, told Law.com International. “It is rare that one sees such gray areas in the legal field.” That’s about to change. …

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Xiaomi Corp faces legal issues in India over business practices

Chinese smartphone giant Xiaomi Corp faces legal headaches in India as a federal financial crime agency and tax authorities investigate its business practices. Xiaomi denies any wrongdoing. But it has recently made headlines with accusations that its leaders have been intimidated by Indian law enforcement officials, prompting public rebuttals from …

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AAEC Legal Team Requests Extension of Appeal Time After Court Ruling on LVS Litigation in Chinese Only

Asian American Entertainment Corp Ltd (AAEC) has requested that an additional 30 days be granted to prepare an appeal to the District Court’s (GTJ) decision regarding its lawsuit for damages against Las Vegas Sands, on the grounds that he had not received a full sentencing decision in Portuguese. The lengthy …

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These are the American companies that add abortion benefits

Getty Images, Illustration by Christian Zelaya/Forbes With the repeal of Roe vs. Wade on the horizon, America’s largest corporations are offering travel reimbursement and other benefits to employees in states that restrict access to abortion. This is our live tracker. by Maggie McGrath and Jena McGregor VSAmerican corporations would rather …

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Biden meets with labor organizer at Amazon after Senate hearing

WASHINGTON, May 5 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden met on Thursday with a labor leader who organizes workers at Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) and other worker organizers hours after the chairman of the commission of the US Senate budget Bernie Sanders criticized the online retailer during a hearing. on the company’s …

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Disney, Walmart and big business silent on High Court abortion bill

Protesters hold signs during a protest outside the US Supreme Court, after a leaked draft majority opinion authored by Justice Samuel Alito bracing for a court majority to overturn the landmark ruling Roe v. Wade on abortion rights later this year, in Washington, United States, May 3, 2022. Elizabeth Frantz …

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India accuses Chinese phone maker Xiaomi of forex violations | Business and Economy News

India’s anti-money laundering agency has taken control of Xiaomi Technology India’s bank accounts, he said. India accused Xiaomi Corp. of violating the country’s foreign exchange laws and seized 55.51 billion rupees ($726 million) from a local unit of the smartphone maker, in the latest clash between India and a Chinese …

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The Price of Free Speech: Why Elon Musk’s $44 Billion Vision for Twitter Could Collapse | Elon Musk

Contained in 95 pages of dense legalese, Twitter’s warning to Elon Musk was clear: don’t use your considerable power on the social media platform to attack the company. The world’s richest man and owner-in-waiting of Twitter signed a deal for the planned $44billion (£35billion) takeover last week, confirming he can …

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Column: Global miners rank ESG as their top concern. Really ? : Russell

LAUNCESTON, Australia, April 27 (Reuters) – Environmental, social and governance (ESG) issues are the top concern of global miners, eliminating commodity price risk for the first time, according to a new survey. KPMG said it was a “significant milestone” as ESG topped the list of industry risks for the first …

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Hong Kong Human Rights Press Awards Canceled Amid Security Law Fears | hong kong

The Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Hong Kong scrapped its annual human rights press awards just days before the winners were announced, for fear of violating the city’s sweeping national security law. The decision sparked a number of resignations from the club’s press freedom committee and public criticism from journalists and …

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DWF: putting people first

DWF in Dublin has steadily strengthened its position as a leading global provider of integrated legal and business services, and its growing focus on ESG initiatives ensures this trend will continue. With offices and associations around the world and approximately 4,000 employees internationally, DWF has tremendous reach and strength. …

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Legal Considerations on NFTs for Intellectual Property and Business

Collins Dictionary The word of the year for 2021 was “NFT”, the acronym for “non-fungible token”. NFTs are digital tokens that are stored on a blockchain (most often Ethereum). Today, most NFTs are digital collectibles and digital art. Much like keeping money in a bank account, NFT holders store their …

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Ramsay Health Care secures $14.8 billion bid from KKR-led consortium; stocks soar

Trading information for KKR & Co is displayed on a screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, U.S., August 23, 2018. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Ramsay receives a proposal of A$88 in cash per share Proposal …

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Aircraft Operator Insolvency: Insolvency Remedies.

A high-value asset requires significant and secure financing. Suppose the asset is “mobile” like an aircraft (the value of a B737 Max or an A320Neo can vary between $90 and $120 million), this becomes all the more complicated as the security provided for the financing must be valid in all …

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Elon University / Today in Elon / Business Court Judge Receives Elon Law Leadership Award

The deputy. James L. Gale, retired Chief Justice of the North Carolina Commercial Court, received the 2021-2022 Leadership in the Law Award from Elon University School of Law at a ceremony hosted by North Carolina Lawyers Weekly. The deputy. James L. Gale A retired chief justice of the North Carolina …

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Governor Spencer Cox appoints Theresa Foxley and Dan Hemmert to Inland Port Authority

SALT LAKE CITY (April 12, 2022) – Governor Spencer J. Cox has appointed Theresa Foxley and Dan Hemmert to the board of the Inner Port Authority. In March, the Utah Legislature passed HB443 which requires the governor to appoint two people to the board of the Inland Port Authority: one …

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Onit’s InvoiceAI Wins Business Intelligence Group Award for Innovative Technology Products

Industry Recognition Highlights Product’s Use of AI to Review Historical and Real-Time Legal Invoices and Find Savings Beyond Invoicing Rules Onit, Inc., a leading provider of enterprise workflow solutions, including enterprise legal management and contract lifecycle management, today announced that its InvoiceAI has won a BIG Innovation Award 2022. The …

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Freelancers in France win new law to protect their home in case of business failure

A new law for the self-employed that protects their homes and personal assets if their business goes bankrupt is due to come into force in May. Some 3.6 million people will automatically be covered by the rules, which apply to artisans, traders, micro-entrepreneurs, liberal professions, lawyers and farmers. Read more: …

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Meta ramps up legal hiring as Europe takes attack on tech monopolies seriously

European politicians are tackling Big Tech monopoly building with the Digital Markets Act. Meta is currently recruiting several senior competition lawyers based in Europe. The job postings describe “precedent-setting regulatory investigations” in which Meta expects to be involved. At a conference in Brussels on Thursday to discuss Europe’s plans to …

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Hong Kong’s reputation as a financial center hit as UK judges quit top court

Hong Kong’s reputation as an international financial center has been tarnished by the resignation of two British judges from the city’s highest court, businessmen and lawyers have warned. The Chinese territory’s common law legal system, which it shares with the United Kingdom, sets it apart from mainland China where the …

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Face Scanner Clearview AI aims to diversify beyond the police | Economic news

By MATT O’BRIEN and TALI ARBEL, AP Technology Writers NEW YORK (AP) — A controversial facial recognition company that has built a massive photographic dossier of the world’s population for use by police, national governments and — more recently — Ukraine’s military now plans to offer its technology to banks …

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Supporting fintechs at every stage of the legal journey

Irish fintechs have already broken into the international big leagues and, according to KPMG, Irish fintechs have secured $1.62 billion in new venture capital funding in 2021 alone. But the government needs to do more to fostering and supporting a climate of fintech entrepreneurship in Ireland to reduce our reliance …

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Asda faces legal row with Waitrose after investing £70m in budget range | Asda

Asda is facing a legal row with Waitrose after it unveiled a new £70million cut-price grocery range with a similar name to its more expensive rival’s established discount brand. Waitrose, which has used the Essential Waitrose brand for around 13 years, said it sent a legal letter to its biggest …

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Six Common Contract Pitfalls

The situation is common. Your company is in the middle of a sales process with a potential client, and company executives have decided on the basic terms of the order form – price, duration, service specifics, and timing. Now is the time to involve the legal. If you’re like most …

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Dealwatch: Simpson Thacher and Kirkland lead EQT’s €6.8bn BPEA deal as Freshfields and HSF jump on board Stagecoach bid

EQT’s €6.8 billion acquisition of Baring Private Equity Asia (BPEA), Cinven’s $2.6 billion takeover of BESP and the £595 million cash offer of Pan- European Infrastructure III (PEIF III) for Stagecoach Group Plc has kept advisers busy in recent days as private equity deals continue to drive the M&A market. …

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Fantasy sports betting is legal, court says, paving the way

ALBANY — Interactive online fantasy sports games offered by companies like FanDuel and DraftKings were declared constitutional in New York on Tuesday by the state’s highest court. “Games in which skill prevails over chance … do not constitute ‘gambling,'” Court of Appeals Chief Justice Janet De Fiore wrote in Tuesday’s …

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EXCLUSIVE Biden administration governs Myanmar military that committed genocide against Rohingya

WASHINGTON, March 20 (Reuters) – The Biden administration has officially determined that violence against the Rohingya minority by Myanmar’s military amounted to genocide and crimes against humanity, U.S. officials told Reuters, a a move that supporters say should bolster efforts to rein in the junta that now rules Myanmar in …

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Ways of Resolving Contract Breach in Business in 2022

Revocation allows the non-breaching party to terminate the contract as a breach remedy. If an individual breaches an agreement with your company, you must seek justice. Fortunately, there are various potential remedies for breach of an agreement. These range from monetary compensation to enforcement of the terms of the agreement. …

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Corporate Legal and Secretarial Consulting Market Trends by 2026 with Major Key Players – A.1 Business, Company Bureau, Link Market Services, RSM International and Elemental CoSec

This Global Corporate Legal Consultancy and Secretarial Services Market is an attempt to analyze the global opportunities in the field of the global industry, its current capabilities and the potential of the selected countries and regions in the market. The report to businesses and companies provides a better understanding of …

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Idaho leaders fail to act on McGeachin’s legal fee claim

FILE – Idaho Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin enters the chambers of the state capitol building house, Monday, Jan. 10, 2022, in Boise, Idaho. The Legislative Budget Committee forwarded a request from McGeachin for additional money to pay a private attorney she hired in a public records dispute. (AP Photo/Otto Kitsinger, …

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Guy Wesley Reffitt is found guilty in the first trial on January 6

“He said, ‘If you turn me in, you’re a traitor,'” Jackson Reffitt said as his father sat across the courtroom, unable to meet his gaze. “‘And traitors get shot.'” Mr. Reffitt’s attorney, William L. Welch, presented a muted and abbreviated defense, beginning with an opening statement that didn’t last much …

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Seize Kremlin financial assets to rebuild Ukraine

Seizing money from Kremlin cronies to rebuild Ukraine Shell companies – companies whose beneficial owners are unknown – let the worst people in the world launder their fortunes. They have names like “ABC Ltd” or “XYX Inc”. They are incorporated by smart lawyers in lax and privacy-friendly jurisdictions: offshore, onshore …

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McDonald’s, Pepsi and others should consider suspending operations in Russia – NY pension fund

McDonald’s restaurant logo is seen as McDonald’s Corp. releases its fourth quarter results, in Arlington, Virginia, U.S., January 27, 2022. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, March 4 (Reuters) – Major global brands including McDonald’s Corp (MCD.N), PepsiCo Inc (PEP.O) and Estee Lauder …

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Cannafacts: New Deschutes County Website Explains What Is Legal Marijuana And What Isn’t

BEND, Ore. (KTVZ) — What’s legal, when it comes to marijuana in Deschutes County, and what’s not? A new website – from people who enforce the sometimes confusing laws on the subject – aims to answer these questions and reduce confusion on the subject. The Deschutes County Illegal Marijuana Market …

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Haug Partners LLP Joins Legal Diversity Leadership Council | Business and finance

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 1, 2022– Haug Partners LLP is pleased to announce that it has joined the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD), an organization of more than 400 corporate legal directors and law firm managing partners who are committed to promoting the diversity and inclusion in the legal profession. …

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High hopes | Asian Legal Affairs

In a historic move, the Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) recently finalized its draft regulations to regulate hemp seeds as a food source. However, for its cousin cannabis, the road to legalization is still a long way off. WHY IS THE FSSAI RULE IMPORTANT FOR THE HEMP …

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Unisame urges the creation of a free legal aid committee for SMEs

KARACHI: The Union of Small and Medium Enterprises (Unisame) has called for the establishment of a free legal aid committee in the absence of a delayed Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) ombudsman, a statement said on Saturday . To enable SMEs to obtain free legal assistance for the protection of …

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