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June 27, 2017

Saudi Arabia, Russia agree oil output cuts until March 2018

By Chen Aizhu BEIJING (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia and Russia, the world’s two top oil producers, agreed on Monday to extend oil output cuts for a further nine months until March 2018 in a bid to erode a global crude glut, pushing up prices. The timing of the announcement ahead of OPEC’s next official meeting […]

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May 12, 2017

Old Facebook Comments Justified Dismissal

Old Facebook Comments Justified Dismissal In British Waterways Board v Smith UKEATS/0004/15/SM, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) examined whether an employer acted lawfully when dismissing an employee for gross misconduct due to remarks he had made on Facebook two years earlier. Mr Smith was employed as a manual worker for British Waterways (BW). In 2013, […]

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May 8, 2017

WKSI Waivers: More Guidance and never Everybody Concurs

WKSI Waivers: More Guidance and never Everybody Concurs As you can see here, on March 12, 2014, the Division of Corporation Finance from the Registration (SEC) revised its previous assistance with granting waivers to well-known seasoned issuers (WKSIs) to carry on to become qualified as WKSIs despite otherwise disqualifying misconduct. Interestingly, on April 24, 2014, […]

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May 5, 2017

Washington Supreme Court Affirms Washington Federal v. Gentry and Confirms Lenders’ Right to Obtain Deficiency Judgments Against Guarantors Following Nonjudicial Foreclosure

Washington Supreme Court Affirms Washington Federal v. Gentry and Confirms Lenders’ Right to Obtain Deficiency Judgments Against Guarantors Following Nonjudicial Foreclosure The Washington Supreme Court issued an opinion today affirming the right of a lender to obtain a deficiency judgment against a commercial guarantor following a nonjudicial foreclosure. Divisions One and Two of the Washington […]

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April 30, 2017

The Demon Is Within Individuals Details: Top Court Holds The Clock for that Benefit of an ERISA Decision Started Running Earlier Than the Complaintant Expected

The Demon Is Within Individuals Details: Top Court Holds The Clock for that Benefit of an ERISA Decision Started Running Earlier Than the Complaintant Expected The U.S. Top Court has ruled the plaintiffs, several union-affiliated worker benefit funds (the Funds), anxiously waited far too late to provide notice of the appeal in the trial court’s […]

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April 24, 2017

Where Exceptional Becomes Normal

Where Exceptional Becomes Normal Garrison Keillor’s imaginary Lake Wobegon is known because the place “where all of the women are strong, all of the males are good-searching, and all sorts of youngsters are excellent.” Exceptional will get defined lower if this pertains to everybody. Recently, the united states Top Court has defined lower the word […]

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April 23, 2017

Keeping Marblegate in Perspective: Implications for Debt Restructurings, Indenture Amendments and New Bond Issues

Keeping Marblegate in Perspective: Implications for Debt Restructurings, Indenture Amendments and New Bond Issues Involuntary debt restructurings that lead to impairing a bondholder’s to receive payment may violate the Trust Indenture Act. It was lately locked in the Marblegate/Education Management Corp. bondholder litigation. An initial read from the situation suggests potentially problematic implications. A much […]

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April 23, 2017

IP Addresses as Private Data – Website Providers In The Future Under Much More Scrutiny With EU Data Privacy Law

IP Addresses as Private Data – Website Providers In The Future Under Much More Scrutiny With EU Data Privacy Law Website suppliers that collect dynamic Ip Address addresses (“IP address”) from readers may soon be susceptible to much more scrutiny from data protection government bodies within the EU. A week ago, Europe’s Advocate General Manuel […]

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