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NEW CALL: Research - how to defend minority cultural rights by using local laws in the Southern Mediterranean region

Minority Rights Group International will fund qualified consultants or researchers to carry out a study of the feasibility of using legal remedies for abuses of cultural and other related human rights particularly affecting minorities. 142 more words

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Will Congress revisit the conflict minerals rule?

by Cydney Posner

According to a Bloomberg BNA report, a representative of the Chamber of Commerce, one of the plaintiffs in National Association of Manufacturers, Inc. 510 more words


Director's liability and insolvency – is it time to give directors of SME’s a break?

In the last 10 years, the number of SME insolvencies has more than doubled. Trading whilst under the threat of insolvency is a particularly tough and unforgiving environment for directors of SME’s to operate within. 593 more words

Commercial Law

Wigan AFC lose Court action after failing to deliver Cup Final tickets

Ticket2Final v Wigan Athletic AFC Ltd (2015) concerned an agreement whereby the Defendant supplied the Claimant with up to 10,000 tickets from their allocation for each round of the 2012/2013 season FA Cup. 442 more words

Commercial Law

Retainers. What you need to know before hiring a lawyer.

Retainer.  Awful word.  And what are we talking about in terms of money?  $2,500?  $10,000?  The reality is that many attorneys and law firms demand a retainer before they even start to lift a pencil.   356 more words