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Sponsors caught in the crossfire in divisive US soccer election – Sportico.com

The upcoming U.S. Soccer Federation presidential election has put him in an awkward position as former president Carlos Cordeiro, who resigned two years ago amid an outcry over sexism in the organization, tries to take over the job from Cindy Parlow Cone. Sponsors generally stay out of federation policy, but …

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Black-Owned Businesses Unequal Access to Capital and Discrimination

Tuesday, February 22, 2022 Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, black entrepreneurs faced significant challenges in launching and growing their businesses. Discrimination, unequal access to capital, and a lack of mentors in the community continually create barriers for Black-owned start-ups and small businesses, even beyond those faced by all other emerging …

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Can a legal contract prevent my ex from introducing our children to his new partner?

She caught her husband ‘in the act’ with another woman in the gym parking lot and now they’re divorcing. But she has a strict rule for him. Welcome to Sisters In Law, news.com.au’s weekly column solving all your legal problems. This week, our resident lawyers and real-life sisters Alison and …

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ED attaches assets worth Rs 25-cr to Tamil Nadu criminal

Properties worth around Rs 25 crore of a Tamil Nadu-based criminal charged with several cases of murder, extortion and dacoity have been seized under the anti-money laundering law, said Friday the ED. Seventy-nine lands in the suburbs of Chennai “belonging to and in the Benami names of PPGD Sankar” were …

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Palinode Files Lawsuit Against Competitor Provana and Former Customer Plaza Services for Misappropriation of Trade Secrets | Business

BRENTWOOD, TN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 17, 2022– Palinode, a leading provider of credit dispute resolution technology, has filed a lawsuit against rival software company Provana and a former customer, Plaza Services, for misappropriation of trade secrets. Palinode is seeking damages and a permanent injunction arising from Provana’s scheme to, through Plaza Services, …

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More data on Canadian ‘Freedom Convoy’ donors leaked – website

WASHINGTON/TORONTO, Feb 15 (Reuters) – The leaked website Distributed Denial of Secrets said on Tuesday it had released more donor files from fundraising platform GiveSendGo regarding Canada’s movement of people opposed to pandemic health, including COVID-19 vaccine mandates. On Sunday, the DDoS website, which is dedicated to releasing leaked data, …

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Lockheed drops deal with rocket engine maker after US legal challenge

Lockheed Martin has dropped its $4.4 billion bid to buy rocket engine maker Aerojet Rocketdyne after the US Federal Trade Commission sued to block the deal, saying it would cut competition and raise prices in the defense sector. The collapse of the takeover is the FTC’s second major victory in …

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Considerations when choosing the legal structure for your business | bloginfo(‘name’); ?>

February 10, 2022 0 comments One of the first considerations when starting a new business is determining how you will structure your business. In Ontario, a business can be registered in three ways: sole proprietorship, partnership or corporation. Each offers its own unique benefits and there is no “one size …

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ALB SE Asia Law Awards 2022

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ELIGIBILITY How do I know if I am eligible to submit a quote? We strongly encourage all companies, individuals and internal teams to apply, as we have many award categories to choose from. We invite past entrants and newcomers to join the submission for prizes. Is self-nomination …

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Credit Suisse faces money laundering charges in cocaine traffickers trial in Bulgaria

ZURICH, Feb 7 (Reuters) – Credit Suisse was charged in a Swiss court on Monday with allowing a suspected Bulgarian cocaine gang to launder millions of euros, some of it in suitcases. In the first criminal trial of a major bank in Switzerland, Swiss prosecutors are seeking around 42.4 million …

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Bill Cosby likely to avoid testifying in sexual assault lawsuit – Billboard

A Los Angeles judge on Friday (February 4) appeared strongly inclined to allow Bill Cosby to invoke his Fifth Amendment privilege and avoid giving evidence in the trial of a woman who alleges he sexually assaulted her when she was 15 in the mid-1970s. At a hearing to debate the …

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Colorado investigating GOP election chief’s ties to Mike Lindell

Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold is concerned about a “potential breach of election security protocol.” An account apparently belonging to Douglas County Clerk Merlin Klotz, a Republican, claimed to have copied hard drives from election machines on social media. Klotz also said he’s been in touch with MyPillow CEO …

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Kremlin critics remain unfazed after year of crackdown | Economic news

By DASHA LITVINOVA, Associated Press MOSCOW (AP) — The prison sentence imposed a year ago on the Kremlin’s main critic, Alexei Navalny, dealt a severe blow to the Russian opposition — and then the situation worsened. Over the past 12 months, dozens of activists, independent journalists and rights defenders have …

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Cardinal Health to pay $13 million to solve U.S. kickback case

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IbutaLean Review – Is This Brutal Force Ibutamoren MK-677 Legal Supplement Safe? – Business

There are hundreds of products on the market that claim they can naturally provide people with bigger, leaner and more ripped muscles. An example is the dietary supplement Ibutalean, which contains the right natural ingredients to promote faster growth during training sessions and improve performance during endurance exercises such as …

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Britain’s Cineworld hit with appeal in Cineplex legal battle

A Cineplex cinema sign dominates Yonge Street in Toronto, Ontario, Canada March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Chris Helgren/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Jan 28 (Reuters) – Cineworld Group (CINE.L) said on Friday that Canadian company Cineplex Inc (CGX.TO) had filed an appeal against its plea challenging …

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Evisort honored with Emerging Startups of Legal Tech Award from research firm Tracxn

SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Evisort, the leading provider of artificial intelligence (AI) solutions for contract management, has received the Emerging Startups of Legal Tech award from research firm Tracxn. Tracxn has also named Evisort a “Soonicorn” in recognition of its potential to become a “Unicorn,” or a company with a $1 …

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Court approves special grand jury in Trump election probe

A Georgia district attorney’s request to convene a special grand jury was approved Monday as part of the criminal investigation into former President Donald J. Trump’s attempts to overturn the 2020 election results in the state. Fani T. Willis, an Atlanta prosecutor, asked the grand jury last week after key …

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An animal rights activist was in court on criminal charges. Why was the case suddenly dismissed? | Animal wellbeing

OWhen animal rights activist Matt Johnson last made national headlines, he was in disguise. He appeared on Fox Business in December 2020 sporting a buzz cut and a button down (very different from his usual casual attire) and impersonated the CEO of Smithfield Foods. The pork giant he claimed to …

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This 13-page Pitch Deck landed Legal-Tech startup PainWorth $1.7 million in seed funding

Present the start-up PainWorth PainWorth, a personal injury claims tool, raised a $1.7 million (CA$2.1) funding round in December 2021. Founded in 2019, the Canadian startup combs through cases and other data to help victims of personal injury calculate the value of their claims. Early-stage venture capital fund 2048 Ventures …

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New gambling bill signals break with the past – Legal experts

The content of the Gambling Law Amendment Bill marks a break with the past and is a game-changer in several respects, legal experts told the Macao News Agency (MNA). The bill was published yesterday (Tuesday), following an announcement by the Executive Council on Friday which was seen as positive by …

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Commvault Appoints Danielle Sheer as Chief Legal Officer

She will lead the company’s global legal and compliance teams and its governance, business, intellectual property and privacy programs. Commvault, a recognized global leader in intelligent data services across on-premises, cloud, and software-as-a-service (SaaS) environments, today announced Danielle Sheer as Chief Legal and Compliance Officer. She will lead the company’s …

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Factbox: Quotas for Women on Corporate Boards: The EU’s Pioneers and Laggards

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks after a meeting at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, January 7, 2022. Michel Euler/Pool via REUTERS Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Jan 14 (Reuters) – European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is making a fresh push …

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Sullivan & Cromwell’s new co-chairs strike a delicate balance

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judge digs holes in legal arguments of Swiss cheese makers | Business

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HSE legally threatened by the impact of the new maritime law on offshore wind leases

A subsidiary of the SSE group, one of the largest energy companies operating in Ireland, has threatened legal action over a new law which the government hopes will allow the development of offshore energy. According to letters obtained through the Freedom of Information Act, SSE group subsidiary Sure Partners has …

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Consider Your Legal Obligations When Hosting Meetings

Food for thought By Ryan O’Hara Have you organized parties recently? Are you hosting any in the coming weeks? Whether you’re running a business and throwing a party for your employees, inviting people to a festive dinner, or watching with friends our New England Patriots win the Super Bowl (why …

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Prepare to succeed in the legal tech race

Technology is changing the world around us every day. Traditional industries are disappearing and new innovative industries are organized. This massive pandemic intervention has impacted all industries, including the legal sphere. The legal industry is inherently cautious and very often criticized for its resistance to change. But in recent years, …

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HOA Homefront – Lots of new features in 2022

Many laws are changing for California HOAs this year, and here’s a recap of the most significant changes. Longer time limit for the requested members’ assembly. If at least 5 percent of members request a special membership meeting, the meeting must now take place within 35 to 150 days of …

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US air group seeks to delay deployment of 5G wireless near airports

A Verizon contract team installs 5G telecommunications equipment on a tower in Orem, Utah, U.S. December 3, 2019. Photo taken December 3, 2019. REUTERS / George Frey / File Photo Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register December 30 (Reuters) – A U.S. trade group representing major …

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OLCC makes major revisions to cannabis rules, adds hemp standards and regulations

PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ) – At a special meeting Tuesday, The Oregon Alcohol and Cannabis Commission has approved significant changes to regulate the legal marijuana industry and established standards to regulate hemp products sold in the general Oregon market. “The changes to the recreational marijuana package of rules reflect the rapid …

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Nordis Group appoints Florina Homeghiu as Head of Legal

Nordis Group, a developer specializing in high-end hotel and residential developments, is expanding its team of legal professionals by appointing Florina Homeghiu as head of the legal department. In her new role, Florina will coordinate the legal activities of Nordis Management. At the same time, Camelia Bindiu assumes the functions …

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British Columbia pushes for black market cannabis to be legalized, faces criticism from cottage growers

Breadcrumb Links News Local news Local company Cannabis trade Cannabis Business Monthly retail sales have grown significantly each year, from $ 1.2 million in December 2018 to around $ 18 million in December 2019 and to $ 48 million in December 2020. Author of the article: The Canadian Press Nick …

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Renewable PPAs in Andhra, Punjab: Power cos write in the center

Renewable power producers have raised the issue of states like Andhra Pradesh and the Punjab renouncing power purchase agreements (PPAs) and called on the governor of Punjab to veto a draft. law that would allow the renegotiation of existing PPAs in the State. The government of Andhra Pradesh is currently …

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Letters: Louisiana still has a long way to go to build a better legal system for businesses and consumers | Letters

The American Tort Reform Foundation recently released its annual “Judicial Hellholes” report, ranking Louisiana’s legal climate as the sixth worst in the United States. problems. Despite passing a significant package of pre-COVID-19 legislative reforms, Louisiana has fallen only one spot from last year in the rankings. While this is a …

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It’s been a house for decades, but only legal for a few months

As a designer specializing in residential structures, Luis Martinez experienced this at home and has now made it his career. His design company, Studioo15, has grown over the past two years as Los Angeles residents used new state laws to add thousands of garden units. Yet about half of his …

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Ruben Gallego calls Jim Jordan “traitor” for Mark Meadows text

Representative Ruben Gallego on Wednesday called Representative Jim Jordan a “traitor”. Gallego’s comments come after Jordan confirmed he texted Mark Meadows on January 5. The text transmitted indicated, in part, that VP Pence “should call all electoral votes he considers unconstitutional because no electoral vote at all”. Loading Something is …

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Police and health workers battling jab’s warrant win legal victory in Court of Appeal

A group of Queensland police and health officials battling their employers’ Covid-19 vaccine warrants have won yet another legal victory in the Court of Appeals. Both groups will still have to go to a three-day Supreme Court trial in February next year, with the appeal only on a technical question …

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Purplebricks reveals legal filing issues could cost up to £ 9million

Struggling estate agent Purplebricks has delayed his financial results and has revealed he could be forced to compensate tenants between £ 2million and £ 9million in a legal battle. The company said an internal review revealed a “process issue” in the way it recorded deposits for its 6,000 tenants. An …

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On opioids, why are lawyers doing the job of lawmakers?

At this point in the litigation, it is unclear whether national courts will ultimately agree to broaden the definition of public nuisance to include opioid addiction, or whether they will refuse, allowing companies to opt out. There is a good chance that the matter will be decided by the Supreme …

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How the right entrepreneurial strategy can support business growth

Entrepreneurs are a vital part of the workforce in the energy industry; their skills and flexibility are highly relied upon to deliver projects on time and on budget. However, recent data from the ONS and a new survey from Brookson Legal reveals that a skills shortage in all industries creates …

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Finnish commission calls for investigation into ‘practically broken’ monopoly system | Legal

Finland’s administrative committee responded to proposed amendments to the country’s lottery law, arguing that an investigation was needed to determine whether the monopoly of state-owned operator Veikkaus should end. The Administrative Committee commented on Veikkaus’ presence in Finland, stating that its monopoly is “practically broken” and that other methods should …

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Exclusive: SEC questions Tesla over whistleblower claims of solar panel faults

SAN FRANCISCO / WASHINGTON, Dec. 6 (Reuters) – The US securities regulator has launched an investigation into Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) following a whistleblower complaint that the company failed to properly inform its shareholders and the public of fire risks associated with solar panel system failures over several years, according to …

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A more user-friendly legal framework is needed for the development of offshore wind | Business

Wind turbines at the Bac Lieu wind power plant in Vinh Trach Dong commune of Bac Lieu city, Bac Lieu province in the Mekong Delta (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam is believed to have great development potential wind power at sea, but a more user-friendly legal framework is still …

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Can Johnson & Johnson put the shade of scandal behind this?

December 4, 2021 THENGO BEFORE the invention of stakeholder capitalism, a fundamental tenet — that the interests of customers, employees and society should be as high as or greater than those of shareholders — was set in stone at Johnson & Johnson’s corporate headquarters in New Brunswick, New Jersey. “Our …

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Options for dividing up a family business over divorce in Denver

If the spouses separate on relatively good terms, it is still possible to continue running the business as a team, even after the marriage has ended. Divorces in Denver are always a little complicated, but things can get even more complex when trying to share a family business with your …

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Explanation: Everything about the MSP and the request for legal support

What is the MSP? Why was it introduced? MSP is the minimum support price. It was first introduced in the 1965-66 crop year (July-June) for wheat, and it now covers 23 crops. It is announced weeks before the Kharif and Rabi planting seasons. It was introduced as an incentive for …

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The government should present an invoice to provide a legal guarantee to the MSP: Manoj Jha

Ahead of the winter session of parliament, RJD chief Manoj Kumar Jha on Sunday called on the government to introduce a bill to provide a legal guarantee to the MSP and to assure the House that complaints against farmers will be withdrawn and that compensation will be paid to the …

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Platoon sues Lululemon over threats of patent infringement

Peloton filed a lawsuit against Lululemon after Lululemon threatened to sue the fitness company. The lawsuit stems from Peloton’s new clothing line, which launched in September. Lululemon claims that several of the products infringe its design patents. Loading Something is loading. Peloton is suing Lululemon after the clothing company threatened …

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How Businesses Can Handle Customer Disputes Over Mask Rules

DENVER (KDVR) – Colorado’s most recent mask warrants could present a challenge for companies enforcing the rules against people who are not ready to wear masks indoors again. Legal experts tell FOX31 that business owners should be prepared to avoid confrontations with clients who defy public health guidelines. Guests may …

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Bradley Adds State Real Estate Lawyer | Legal

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings announced Monday that former public sector lawyer Kelley Meyerriecks has joined the firm’s Nashville office as senior counsel. According to a statement, Meyerriecks will work on Bradley’s real estate team. Meyerriecks drafts, negotiates and administers land lease contracts, track leases, entry fees and public service crossing …

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The Q&A law | Are carpooling companies exempt from the law? | Columns

Under Illinois law, what duty of care do common carriers owe their passengers? And does this obligation apply to ridesharing companies (Uber, Lyft and others) for passengers who travel in vehicles owned and operated by drivers who were connected to the passenger through those companies? We’ve discussed rideshare companies before, …

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Latest Wisconsin news, sports, business and entertainment at 1:20 am CST | State News

AP-US-KENOSHA-PROTEST-SHOOTINGS Jury finds Rittenhouse not guilty in Kenosha shooting KENOSHA, Wis. (AP) – Kyle Rittenhouse was acquitted of all charges after testifying that he acted in self-defense during the deadly shooting in Kenosha, Wis., Which became a flashpoint in the national debate on guns, self-defense and racial injustice. The jury …

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Is this weed you are smoking green enough? – TechCrunch

For most industries around the world, sustainability is an exercise in correcting the mistakes of the past – from a shift in mindset to the very machines in use. But for the nascent cannabis industry, there is still hope. A lot of startups and industry organizations are trying to make …

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North Carolina Attorney General Expands Lawsuits Against Vaping Industry; four Triad retailers under investigation | Local

The 2021-2022 state budget provides for $ 258.3 million in tobacco excise taxes and $ 139.4 million in MSA payments, which decline each year as income levels decline as a result of the decrease in the number of adults consuming traditional cigarettes. Juul trial Stein filed a lawsuit in May …

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ALB Asia’s 15 best female lawyers

In this inaugural ranking, ALB honors the leading female lawyers in Asia who have continuously made their mark in the market despite the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. This list highlights 15 women who have consistently delivered high quality work and set high standards in their respective legal spaces, …

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Allianz seeks quick solution to legal issues as business booms

Frankfurt, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News – November 10, 2021): German insurance giant Allianz said on Wednesday it wanted to end legal problems “quickly” facing its U.S. subsidiary Allianz Global Investors, as ‘he posted good third quarter results. US investment funds, which suffered big losses on Allianz investment products during …

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new claims from the Web Summit legal battle

On February 24, 2021, Web Summit co-founder David Kelly was increasingly uncomfortable with the activities of Paddy Cosgrave, his fellow co-founder and partner of the tech and business events company. , and what he posted on social networks. “I just don’t like everything,” Kelly said in a text to Cosgrave. …

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A COP? – mixed messages at the UN climate summit

As the 2021 United Nations climate change conference is in full swing in Glasgow, Tim Baines, legal adviser to Mayer Brown’s environmental team, assesses the mood on the ground. Monday, November 1 marked the first day of COP26, also known as the 26th United Nations Climate Change Conference. As usual, …

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Facebook asks employees to keep communications for legal reasons

Facebook has asked employees to “preserve internal documents and communications since 2016” that pertain to its activities as governments and lawmakers have opened investigations into its operations, according to an email from the company sent Tuesday evening. The move, known as the “legal take”, follows close scrutiny from the media, …

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Dan Stolzer to retire as legal director of Fulton; Natasha Luddington joins the Corporation’s management team

LANCASTER, Pa .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) –Daniel R. Stolzer, Senior Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Fulton Financial Corporation (“Fulton”) (Nasdaq: FULT), has announced that he will retire from Fulton on January 7, 2022 after more than eight years of service with of the company. In a related …

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UNITED PLANNERS INVESTOR ALERT GPB CAPITAL: National Investor Fraud Law Firm KlaymanToskes Encourages United Planners Clients Who Have Invested In GPB Capital Holdings To Explore Legal Options In Light Of Ongoing SEC Action

NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – National investor fraud law firm KlaymanToskes (“KT”) advises former and current clients of United Planners Financial Services who have invested in GPB Capital Holdings to explore their legal options in light of the Securities & Exchange Commission (“SEC”) pending) action against GPB Capital. KT strongly encourages …

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SAGEPOINT FINANCIAL INVESTOR ALERT GPB CAPITAL: National investor fraud law firm KlaymanToskes encourages SagePoint Financial clients who have invested in GPB Capital Holdings to explore legal options in light of ongoing SEC actions

NEW YORK–(COMMERCIAL THREAD) – National investor fraud law firm KlaymanToskes (“KT”) advises former and current SagePoint Financial clients who have invested in GPB Capital Holdings to explore their legal options in light of the Securities & Exchange Commission (“SEC”) action pending against GPB Capital. KT strongly encourages investors who have …

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TPS on TDS: Power Division seeks legal advice

ISLAMABAD: The Electricity Division has requested a legal opinion from the Ministry of Justice on the interpretation of the applicability of the sales tax on the differential tariff subsidy (TDS) intended for electricity consumers, because the FBR no ‘unwilling to waive GST clawback on grants, knowledgeable sources said Business recorder. …

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Murdaugh Knows He Will Go To Jail For Stealing Money

COLUMBIA, SC (AP) – Solicitor for South Carolina’s eminent lawyer Alex Murdaugh, who found his wife and son dead at their home this summer, said Murdaugh was resigned to the idea that he would serve jail time for stealing millions of dollars.. But Murdaugh continues to insist he had nothing …

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