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California squashes local E-Verify laws – United Press International

SACRAMENTO, Oct. 17 (UPI) — Advocates of a law mandating businesses check on the immigration status of workers in California say they are disappointed the state blocked the local laws. “It’s very disappointing when you spend all the time …

Edna Vassilovski, Patent Attorney, Joins Stipkala LLC – Yahoo Finance

CHARLESTON, S.C., Oct. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Edna Vassilovski, M.A., J.D., has joined Stipkala LLC as a Patent Attorney, and will open the firm’s Minneapolis office. Stipkala LLC is a U.S. intellectual property law firm with locations also serving …

Notice From the Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes to David Lerner Associates Customers Who Invested $250,000 or More in Apple REITs – msnbc.com

NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2011 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Securities Arbitration Law Firm of Klayman & Toskes, P.A. (“K&T”), www.nasd-law.com , announced today that a class action lawsuit, Case No. 11-cv-03558, has been filed against David Lerner …

Canada: CCGG Releases Policy On Governance Differences Of Controlled Corporations – Mondaq

Earlier this week, the Canadian Coalition for Good Governance released new guidelines regarding … Are the directors of a corporation which has been placed into receivership entitled to retain counsel on behalf of the corporation without prior approval …

Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center Celebrates 5 Years as an Economic Success Story – PRLog (free press release)

“The Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center has delivered over and over again … We provide expert strategic planning and PR / publicity services to lawyers, law firms, professional service firms, business-to-business organizations education & nonprofit …

Democrats seek probe of new debit card fees – Detroit News

Rep. Peter Welch, D-Vt., and four other Democrats said late last week that they’ve asked Attorney General Eric Holder to investigate whether big banks violated antitrust laws before announcing the fees. Welch said the lawmakers have no evidence of collusion.

Tennessee Caps Medical Malpractice Damages – Insurance Journal

Insurers in Tennessee will payout fewer damages in medical malpractice cases after a new cap on damages took effect earlier this month. The new law also states insurers may no longer be sued under the state’s consumer protection law.

The National Bankruptcy Firm of Macey Bankruptcy Law Launches New Website – YAHOO!

Some of the most experienced, energetic, and caring bankruptcy lawyers across the country have come together to create the largest and most comprehensive financial assistance firm for consumers. In conjunction, Macey Bankruptcy Law is proud to announce the …

U.S. court to hear Shell Nigeria human rights case – msnbc.com

A U.S. appeals court in New York dismissed the lawsuit on the grounds that corporations cannot be held liable in this country for violations of international human rights law. Attorneys for the plaintiffs appealed to the Supreme Court …

Supreme Court to hear military medal lying case – Reuters UK

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Supreme Court said on Monday that it would decide whether a federal law making it a crime to lie about being awarded a military medal or decoration violated free-speech rights. The justices agreed to review a … Continue reading