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“Stand Your Ground” hearing set for Pasco theatre shooting case

TAMPA-FL (July 5, 2016) A hearing has been set nearly three years after a movie theatre shooting that resulted in the death of Chad Oulsen by Curtis Reeves Jr. It was announced that the hearing will occur in February 2017 in the murder trial that will determine whether Reeves acted in self-defense, or will be convicted of second-degree murder. An argument that began over a cellphone in a movie theatre in

ASDF HQ Announced New Office Bearers for South India Region

In NutShell : ASDF Headquarters has now announced the new set of Office Bearers South India Region which will be headed by Uma Narsariya Dulhare from 2015 to 2020. Officially announced by the ASDF International President and directed by Office of the International Secretary. In Detail Association of Scientists, Developers and Faculties incepted in 2010 has now landed in South India (SI) region with full fledge from January 2015. The Governing Council under

Former Directors File Lawsuit Seeking New Elections at Islamic Center of Riversi …

(Riverside, CA, June 29, 2016) – Two former directors of the Islamic Center of Riverside yesterday filed a class action lawsuit seeking new elections. The complaint, filed on behalf of all the mosque’s members, alleges that at least 234 of the members were unlawfully removed from the center’s membership list before elections in May. It also alleges that the elections breached a prior settlement agreement, as they were not independently

Federal Lawsuit Alleges King Intelligence & Security Services Violated Federal L …

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Lichter Law Firm has filed a collective action lawsuit in federal court against King Intelligence and Security Services, Inc., a private security firm, alleging that 50-plus current and former employees were not paid properly for overtime. The suit also alleges that King executives Kaola King and Larry Weems were directly involved in the violations. King, based in Oakland Park, provides security at schools, malls, businesses and construction

Brexit may have economic disadvantages for Great Britain, said Didier Kussu

I understand that the Brits were very frustrated with the unilateral decision of the European Central Bank to require that clearing houses handling euro-denominated transactions be located in the Euro zone, for the sake of having total control and supervision over the system’s stability, as well as this crucial part of the European financial system. For many Brexiters, sovereignty seems to be the most important factor for the Brexit, which I

Tampa attorney Medisa Memic joins the law firm of McIntyre Thanasides

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TAMPA-FL (June 16, 2016) – Ms. Medisa Memic is the newest attorney at the law offices of McIntyre Thanasides Bringgold Elliott Grimaldi & Guito, P.A., who will be bringing her expertise in the fields of personal injury to the firm. Ms. Memic first joined the Sarasota office of McIntyre Thanasides as a law clerk in 2014 while she attended the Stetson University College of Law. In 2015, she

Local man & van business forecasts the UK will ‘remain’ based on a major Brexit …

Frustrated with the fear mongering and media bias for the Brexit referendum, Monty Alexander, founder of online UK comparison service ‘Compare the Man and Van’ (CMV), decided to find out how his 42,000 customers will vote this Thursday. The results clearly indicate the UK will remain. On Monday this week, Monty Alexander, business entrepreneur and founder of one of the largest UK comparison ‘man & van’ businesses, launched a CMV Brexit


TRIAL ATTORNEY Anchorage Attorney Stephen Merrill in his five years of practice in Alaska has proven to be one of the better trial lawyers in the State. 1. A criminal court acquittal on one felony charge and two misdemeanor charges. ANCHORAGE SUPERIOR COURT 2. Business Law Trial with a 4k pretrial offer and a 22k verdict for the client plaintiff. ANCHORAGE DISTRICT COURT 3. Business Law Trial with a 14k pretrial offer and

Professional legal advice convenience goes Online!

Yes, It’s a bitter fact you might need a lawyer for legal advice or to represent you in court of law. This unpleasant situation as agonising as it might be gets enhanced to a more agonising situation when it comes to finding the correct professional help. Traditionally we all ask friends and family for legal reference. To keep private matters discrete, we search the web. But does it give the

THE LOBBY donates to the Pulse Victims Fund

Pledging 50% of the royalties from the sale of THE LOBBY to Pulse Victims Fund I am an author and a member of the LGBT community. I am deeply saddened by the events that took place June 12 at the Pulse Nightclub in Orland Florida. Remember not only were members of the gay and lesbian community effected by this senselessness, the Latin community, Orlando and our feeling of ease were all

Gardere Partner Michelle Schulz Named Co-Chair of Firm’s International Practice …

DALLAS/HOUSTON – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is pleased to announce that Partner Michelle Schulz has been named co-chair of the Firm’s international practice, effective immediately. She will lead the group alongside co-chair and Partner Charles E. Meacham in Houston. Since joining Gardere in December 2013, Ms. Schulz has served as co-chair of the Firm’s international trade group and has been instrumental in its success. She will continue in that role in

The Father's Day Gift Your Dad Won't Tell You He Wants

The Father's Day Gift Your Dad Won't Tell You He Wants For many aging dads, the perfect Father’s Day gift can’t be found in a catalog or a store. Attorney Darlynn Morgan reveals what dad secretly wants this year but is likely too embarrassed or ashamed to ask for. When it comes to Father’s Day, there is one gift that most older dads want but they are afraid, and even ashamed, to

CityWatch Mobile App: A Two-Way Communication Tool for Law Enforcement and The C …

Knowing that citizens want to help keep their neighborhoods safe from crime and terrorism, WhizFish developed the CityWatch® Mobile App that lets the community instantly report problems, suspicious activity, or suspect identification directly to law enforcement. And, it allows law enforcement to engage citizens with important safety messages and alerts sent right to their phones. The CityWatch® Mobile App is customized and offers the following top features: ​ Geo-targeted Alerts & Messages Report An

Anna's Abseil Ropes In Thew Funds For Nepal

Anna Gurung, founder of the Perthshire charity Bring Back The Smile To Nepal, may still be celebrating an invitation to The Queen’s Royal Garden Party, but she still found time to undertake a fundraising 165ft abseil from the Forth Rail Bridge on Sunday. The abseil, from the iconic rail bridge in Edinburgh, saw Anna take the 165ft leap to the rocks below. “It was actually more terrifying than the parachute jump

New Hire: Attorney Peter Hobson

TAMPA-FL (June 10, 2016) Peter J. Hobson is the newest attorney at the law offices of McIntyre Thanasides Bringgold Elliott Grimaldi & Guito, P.A., who will be bringing more than 30 years of experience to the firm. Mr. Hobson was called to the bar in the state of Pennsylvania Bar in 1981 and then Florida in 1983. His legal practice includes trial law, family law, commercial litigation, criminal defense, sports

AEA International Lawyers Network Congress 2016 in Cyprus

AEA International Lawyers network is an international network of lawyers from all over the world. Every year AEA has its annual conference in any of the countries of the members. This year the said Annual conference was held in Cyprus on 27th May at Capo Bay Hotel at Protaras, Cyprus. The Congress was attended by more than 150 lawyers’ / law firms from 60 countries including China, Algeria, Israel, India,

The Prem Rawat Foundation and the Tutu Foundation UK Partner on Forum Exploring …

London, U.K. – The Prem Rawat Foundation (TPRF) and the Tutu Foundation U.K. will host a forum on June 15 at the British Film Institute with government and NGO leaders to explore topics such as peace education, reconciliation, alternatives to violence, prison reform and breaking the cycle of crime. The forum will include the U.K. premiere of Inside Peace, a multi-award-winning documentary film that chronicles how the Peace Education Program

Australia – An Innovative Agenda?

Australia’s government tightens foreign investment laws for housing and land and introduces a National Innovation and Science Agenda to encourage innovation in business and schools. The second half of 2015 saw significant changes to Australia’s foreign investment framework come into effect, along with the government making an innovation statement which committed $1 billion over the next four years to foster and develop new ideas and new businesses in Australia. To near

Senator Aaron Bean named recipient of the Champions for Business award

Jacksonville, Fla., June 6, 2016 – Senator Aaron Bean was one of ten legislators chosen to receive the 2016 Champions for Business Award from the Associated Industries of Florida. Each year, AIF recognizes lawmakers whose extraordinary efforts provide model leadership on key legislation for the success of Florida’s business community. “At AIF, we proudly honor those elected officials who defend Florida’s competitive climate and continually strive to keep the

Gold Law Firm, LLC, the National Vaccine Injury Law Firm, files Vaccine Petition …

Gold law Firm, LLC, the national vaccine injury law firm that handles vaccine injury claims exclusively, recently filed a vaccine petition for a 92-year old woman who had a severe reaction to the Influenza Vaccine resulting in an exacerbation of her Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy (CIDP), an acquired immune-mediated inflammatory disorder of the peripheral nervous system, which led to her death. The case, filed in the Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C.,

Chambers USA 2016 Recognizes 23 Gardere Attorneys and 9 Practice Areas

AUSTIN/DALLAS/HOUSTON – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is proud to announce that the Firm has once again maintained strong standings in the annual Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, with nine practice groups and 23 individual attorneys recognized among the best in Texas and the nation. “We are thankful to our clients and peers for providing Chambers USA with the positive input that helped us achieve our recognition,” says Gardere

Local San Diego Homeless Charity Helping Bags Expands into Los Angeles

Helping Bags is an established charity for the homeless in San Diego founded August of 2014 by Evan Pickens and has been 99% self-funded. Helping Bags has handed out hundreds of free bags to the homeless every single month. As we've continued our mission and staying true to our cause we've learned a lot about many different types of people and how they got into the situation they've found themselves

The murder of Jason Westcott by Tampa Police Department

On May 27, 2014, Jason Westcott was gunned-down by members of the Tampa Police Department while they were executing a search warrant for marijuana based solely on the information from a confidential informant that was never properly vetted or supervised during previous alleged marijuana purchases. This confidential informant, Ronnie Coolge, was a paid informant for the Tampa Police Department with a very checkered history of violent crimes and severe drug

Criminal Case against William Earl Harrision dismissed for second time

Case against William Earl Harrison dismissed for second time PHELPS COUNTY, Mo. / May 19, 2016 -- William Earl Harrison is focused on putting his life back together after being falsely accused of murder for the second time. On Wednesday, May 18, the state dismissed its case against Harrison in the 1992 death of Jerry Wayne King. King’s body was found July 8, 1992, near the entrance to the Gourd Creek Cave,

Celebrating The 50 Years of Founder’s Journey

Celebration of our 50 years anniversary. The celebration will include a brief presentation about ISKCON’s 50 year journey, cultural programs, and free delicious vegetarian feast for everyone. Naperville, IL, USA, May 24, 2016 -- Fifty years ago, on August 13, 1965, a lone elderly pilgrim and teacher, Srila A.C. Bhaktivedanta Swami boarded the cargo ship in Calcutta, India for the one month sea voyage to New York City. While it was

The Law Office of Michael D. Waks Announces Essay Contest For Students Living Wi …

Attorney Michael D. Waks is offering a $1,000 award to the winner of the Michael D. Waks Essay Contest. High school seniors and college students attending a 2-year or 4-year accredited university or college, in California, living with a disability, are invited to participate. ”As a Long Beach personal injury attorney for over 30 years, I have represented young clients living with disabilities caused by auto accidents. I have


TRENCH & ASSOCIATES CAUTIONS WHEN MAKING WILLS • Trench & Associates (T&A), established Dubai legal consultants, urges non-Muslim expatriates to exercise caution when making Wills • Multiple unlicensed service providers in the UAE continue to mislead Clients resulting in costly and lengthy appeals • The only legal and viable route for non-Muslim expatriates is that of a DIFC Will May 17 2016, Dubai UAE: Trench & Associates (T&A), established Dubai legal consultants are urging expatriates to

$5M Asbestos Verdict Awarded to Millworker

Jury finds Asbestos Equipment Supplier Responsible for Salem, Oreg. Man’s Mesothelioma. OREGON – A Portland jury has awarded a $5 million asbestos verdict to Charles Eastridge and his wife, the plaintiffs in a mesothelioma lawsuit against gasket supplier Mar-Dustrial. Mr. Eastridge was diagnosed with mesothelioma last year. The jury determined that his cancer was caused by exposure to asbestos contained in products sold by the defendant. For over thirty years, Charles

Christensen Law Offers Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship

Christensen Law, specializing in helping victims of automobile and truck accidents, has seen first hand the devastating effects of a distracted driving accident. The firm has represented clients who have suffered severe injuries that could have easily been avoided had the driver not looked down at their phone while driving. In an effort to reduce distracted driving accidents, Christensen Law is offering a $2,500 scholarship to one student to raise

State University of Uzbek language and literature to be established in Uzbekista …

The President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Islam Karimov on 13 May, 2016, signed a Decree "On establishment of the Tashkent State University of Uzbek language and literature named after Alisher Navoi”. According to the document, the native language and literature are the embodiment of national consciousness, the basis of cultural and spiritual development of any nation. The Uzbek language has an ancient and rich history, and its formation, as evidenced by

Gardere Welcomes Litigator Sean Whyte to Dallas Office

DALLAS – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is pleased to welcome accomplished litigator Sean M. Whyte as a partner in the Firm’s Dallas office. He joins the Firm from Alston & Bird, where he has practiced since 2011. Mr. Whyte has a multifaceted litigation practice involving complex commercial litigation, consumer class actions and products liability. He has extensive trial experience before state and federal courts, with class-action experience that includes defending clients

The Greater Sanford Regional Chamber of Commerce Addresses Community Needs in Wa …

Nine representatives from the Greater Sanford Regional Chamber of Commerce traveled to Washington D.C. as part of Congressman John Mica’s semi-annual fly-In. The traveling group for the two-day trip included Sanford Chamber Board Chairman Scott Sturgill of Durable Safety Products, City of Sanford Economic Development Director Bob Turk, Penny DiNatale of Regions Bank, Chamber Economic Development Committee Chair Dawn Sipley of Link Staffing Services, Jolene Hale of Seminole State College,

AM Legal Compensation Lawyers - Experienced & Professional Compensation Lawyers …

Antony Mastrogiannis is Principal and Solicitor at Sydney based firm AM Legal Compensation Lawyers. Antony Mastrogiannis is a WorkCover Independent Legal Assistance and Review Service (“ILARS”) approved legal services provider. When he acts for clients in workers compensation matters he receives funding from the Government. This means you receive free compensation services. Antony is a highly regarded compensation lawyer based in Sydney and has the expertise and knowledge to get

Regulatory agencies: Let's have a party

Party affiliation plays a significant role in Austria and across Europe when it comes to filling management positions in independent regulatory bodies. This is one of the key findings of a study conducted as part of a project by the Austrian Science Fund FWF. Telecommunications, utilities and public transport are three former government monopolies that have been privatised in many countries in the course of market liberalisation over the past 20

Trust Funds for Pets a Growing Trend in Newport Beach

For Immediate Release For further information contact Chandra Ahr 949.260.1400 Trust Funds for Pets a Growing Trend in Newport Beach Pet trusts, once only reserved for the rich and famous, are growing in popularity with Newport Beach residents wanting to make sure their pets are cared for should the owner(s) become incapacitated or pass away… Newport Beach, California (04/21/2016) - When Leona Helmsley left $12 million

Dallas Mediator John DeGroote Named Among Best by National Law Journal, D Magazi …

DALLAS – DeGroote Partners is proud to announce that firm founder John DeGroote has been named to The National Law Journal’s inaugural ADR Champions list of top mediators in the U.S. and also among the best mediators in North Texas by D Magazine’s Best Lawyers in Dallas. Mr. DeGroote is one of only six Texas-based mediators and arbitrators selected for the National Law Journal listing and one of 48 nationwide. The

Attorney Derek Merman Represents Victim of Attack at Houston Nursing Home

Derek Merman of the Merman Law Firm, in Houston, Texas, filed suit on behalf of a resident who was beaten to death by his roommate at a Houston area nursing home. Correa removed the armrest of his wheelchair and viciously beat both of his roommates to death while they slept – the nursing home staff did not discover the incident until they found Correa attempting to leave the facility.

Lee County Bar Association hosts annual Law in the Mall on April 30

The Lee County Bar Association (LCBA) invites the public to attend Law in the Mall on Saturday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Edison Mall in Dillards Courtyard. In its 23rd year, the annual event pairs volunteer attorneys with citizens to provide free legal advice, with no pre-qualifying or pre-registration necessary. In addition, the LCBA will present four free public seminars on important aspects of law.   Citizens with

Grant Handzlik, official announcement as candidate for Governor of California 20 …

Addressing California’s Critical Issues from a different angle, with plans to take political control and give it back to the people. From Long Beach California, April 18th, 2016. Grant Handzlik is not a politician, he is a normal person that is running because he feels he needs to. “My first order of business is to take a pay cut, $174,000 a year is a bit much for an elected official. If elected

Regional Counsel Ita Neymotin presents at Capital University Law School’s Women …

Attorney Ita Neymotin, the Regional Counsel of the Office of Criminal Conflict and Civil Regional Counsel of the Second District Court of Appeal of Florida, was a featured presenter at Capital University Law School’s recent Women in Leadership panel. The purpose of the discussion was to educate and mentor female law school students on the challenges they may face in the business world of the legal profession.   Neymotin, who received her

Launch of an innovative, multifunctional e-learning platform for European Neighb …

Nowadays, it is almost impossible to consider effective and innovative teaching and learning channels without linking them with the Virtual Learning Environment, Information and Communication Technologies and tools for personalising the education for learners (e.g. B-learning). The development of electronic media, internet, along with widespread use of mobile devices and applications, resulted in a massive increase of interest in information processing and knowledge creation through electronic learning mechanisms. In step

The Republic of Uzbekistan won in the dispute with Oxus Gold plc

The Republic of Uzbekistan won a significant victory in the longstanding dispute with Oxus Gold plc (Great Britain) in the amount of 1.3 billion US dollars. Oxus Gold plc specializes in the field of precious metals and began its activity in the Republic of Uzbekistan in 1997, through its subsidiaries «Oxus Resources Corporation Ltd.» and «Marakand Minerals Ltd.». The company worked primarily on the projects "Amantaytau Goldfields" and "Khandiza" and in 2011

Goodwill Exchange

SCOPUS Volume 61 (2014/2015), Pages 28-29 Amid growing public concern about government surveillance and threats to personal privacy, the fact that government agencies have a dismal record of information sharing does not sound like a bad thing. But it is in fact a serious problem that costs billions of dollars and endangers lives. Dr. Alon Peled of the University’s Department of Political Science spent years studying the reasons why computer integration projects in the public

Governor Charlie Baker Issues Citation in Support of April 11th as “Massachusett …

In support of April 11th as “Massachusetts Restaurant Day for No Kid Hungry,” Governor Charlie Baker issued a citation in recognition of the efforts of the restaurant community and their work to benefit this important cause. On April 11th, 2016, five restaurants across Massachusetts: Tremont 647, One Eleven Chop House, The Quarterdeck, Cobblestones of Lowell and East Bay Grille will unite to create a unique dining experience and work

Patents, or Passion, Dr. Kalyan Kankanala's TED Talk goes viral

Bangalore, India Inventions touch every facet of our lives but have you ever thought about what makes an inventor want to invent? At a TEDx Talk organized by the NMIMS School of Business Management in Bangalore, Dr. Kalyan C. Kankanala spoke about the role of patents in motivating inventors. Contrary to the popular belief that necessity, monetary benefits and recognition promote inventive activity, Dr. Kalyan says that inventors invent because they

Gone Fishing? Look for Town’s Safe Disposal Receptacles for Monofilament Fishing …

North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth, the Town Board and the Town’s Bay Constables remind residents about the new signage and designated receptacles which have been placed around six Town fishing sites, reminding fishermen to protect fish and wildlife by discarding of non-biodegradable monofilament fishing line properly. According to the Audubon Society, monofilament fishing line is an amazingly strong substance that gets snagged on many things in the environment. Discarded

The Global Missiles and Missile Defense Systems Market To 2025 illuminated by Ne …

MarketResearchReports.Biz presents this most up-to-date research on“ The Global Missiles and Missile Defense Systems Market 2015-2025 - Major Programs: Market Profile.” Description This report provides information on major programs planned in the global Missiles and Missile Defense Systems market. It provides details on top programs in each segment expected to be executed during the forecast period. Key Findings This report discusses the various programmes conducted by key players in the market, by

The Global Military Radar Market To 2025 illuminated by New Research Report Publ …

MarketResearchReports.Biz presents this most up-to-date research on“ The Global Military Radar Market 2015-2025 - Major Programs: Market Profile.” Description This report provides information on major programs planned in the global Military Radar market. It provides details on top programs in each segment expected to be executed during the forecast period. Key Findings This report discusses the various programmes conducted by key players in the market, by dividing them into the main types

One Source Process is the firm of nationwide process servers

United States 05-04-2016. One Source Process is the leading and dedicated company of nationwide process servers with ability to serve legal documents anywhere. With the help of professional and specialized process servers, it will be easy for you to ensure safe and timely delivery of documents. If your documents need to be served carefully then you can easily trust on process servers. They must perform the required tasks and give

Russia knows CIA plans. Russian Federation creates CIUA security to make good re …

Why CIA really gave to Edward Snowden their data and sponsored his popularization in mass media. How Russia will use it for making good relations in the world. Read news how Russian security service has known American CIA plans: the real reasons why Edward Snowden has come in Russia was that CIA gave him the information and they also sponsored popularization the Edward Snowden story in mass media. What for? CIA

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