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Donaukurier Publisher supports Abolition of Freedom of Communication

Introduction: Georg Schäff, the publisher of the Donaukurier newspaper, in a page-long interview of his own publication expresses his thoughts about Google Streetview. He argues that... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Rubin Joins Gardere As Houston Corporate Partner

HOUSTON – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP announced today that Steven D. Rubin has joined the firm as a partner in the Houston office. Mr. Rubin, who... more

Presseabteilung Taipeh Vertretung

President touts Taiwan’s Achievements in Harvard Videoconference

President Ma Ying-jeou took part in a videoconference hosted by the Fairbank Center for Chinese Studies at Harvard University on April 6, 2010 and delivered... more

Weitz & Luxenberg
Mesothelioma Clinical Trials at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Require Participants

Mesothelioma Clinical Trials at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Require Participants

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City is presently seeking people who have been diagnosed with mesothelioma to participate in at least three clinical... more

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Immigration to Canada set to Rise due to Shortage of Skilled Workers

Dery & Associates (Canadim) is an immigration law firm based out of Montreal, Quebec. Canada's large baby-boom population is starting to reach the age... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

Gardere Awards McCleary Scholarship to SMU’s Rebekah Bailey

DALLAS – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is proud to announce that it has awarded the Donald C. McCleary Gardere Leadership Scholarship to Rebekah Bailey, a... more

bunk-alliance Rechtsanwälte
EU: Consequences of court orders securing the debtor`s assets in insolvency proceedings, rendered by German courts

EU: Consequences of court orders securing the debtor`s assets in insolvency proceedings, rendered by German courts

In the scope of insolvency proceedings, based on the regulation (EC) no. 1364/2000 of 29th May 2000, the district court in Augsburg secured the assets... more

Weitz & Luxenberg
Former Telephone Technicians are at Risk of Developing Asbestos-Related Lung Cancer

Former Telephone Technicians are at Risk of Developing Asbestos-Related Lung Cancer

In a case still pending against other asbestos manufacturers, asbestos attorneys Weitz & Luxenberg mailed the first settlement check of a six figure sum to... more

European Foundation for Democracy (EFD)

EFD Sends Letter to France’s High Audiovisual Council (CSA)

Brussels, 29 March 2010 -- The European Foundation for Democracy (EFD) and the Coalition Against Terrorist Media (CATM) call on France’s audiovisual authority to immediately... more

bunk-alliance Rechtsanwälte
EU/CISG: Formal requirements on the conclusion of agreements on international venues of court in general terms and conditions

EU/CISG: Formal requirements on the conclusion of agreements on international venues of court in general terms and conditions

In day-to-day business relationship, the parties involved in many cases only determine the essential contractual requirements, such as price, quantity delivered, etc. The question which... more

Heart New Media

Essex Based Notary Public Launches New Website

Essex based Notary Public Vidal E. Martin has officially launched her Notary Public services website at vmartin-notary.com Vidal Martin, a member of The Notaries Society,... more

bunk-alliance Rechtsanwälte
English as official language of proceedings in commercial court proceedings in Germany

English as official language of proceedings in commercial court proceedings in Germany

On 12th February 2010, the Minister of Justice, Ms. Roswitha Müller-Piepenkötter presented to the Federal Council of Germany a draft law, according to which English... more

Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC

Kane Russell Coleman & Logan Announces Relocation and Expansion of Houston Office

DALLAS/HOUSTON, TX – Dallas-based law firm, Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC, announces the relocation and expansion of its offices in downtown Houston. KRCL has made... more

Weitz & Luxenberg
Mesothelioma Lawsuit Settles for Former Painter and Ship Worker

Mesothelioma Lawsuit Settles for Former Painter and Ship Worker

Earlier this month, a Greek maritime worker who came to the United States in 1971 to follow in his father’s footsteps here as a commercial... more

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Canadim Explains how to Move to Canada with the Business Investor Visa

Dery & Associates (Canadim) specializes in helping their clients achieve their Canadian Immigration Visa. Canada has become the world's first destination for business and... more

Stvincentdepaul.net

New blog lets nonprofit better connect with donors, volunteers

Phoenix, AZ ( openpr ) March 26, 2010 - The opportunity to serve has long been a goal of the Society of St. Vincent de... more

Presseabteilung Taipeh Vertretung

Taiwan improves Copyright Protection

The Bills of Copyright Act and Copyright Intermediary Organization Act completed third reading at the Legislative Yuan on January 12, 2010, and has been promulgated... more

Weitz & Luxenberg
Work with Asbestos led to Mesothelioma Cancer in Shipyard Worker

Work with Asbestos led to Mesothelioma Cancer in Shipyard Worker

In a case still pending against other asbestos product manufacturers, Weitz & Luxenberg last month sent a six-figure settlement check to the widow of a... more

FWF - Austrian Science Fund

EU Expansion of a Different Kind: From Economics to Welfare

Can the European Union succeed in creating a stronger social identity? This question lies at the heart of a current project by the Austrian Science... more

Presseabteilung Taipeh Vertretung

Europe supports Taiwan’s participation in international organizations

The European Parliament expressed that it “strongly supports” Taiwan’s participation as an observer in international organizations and activities such as the International Civil Aviation Organization... more

Weitz & Luxenberg
Asbestos Hazards Plague the Construction Industry in the United States

Asbestos Hazards Plague the Construction Industry in the United States

Asbestos was used extensively in many building products for so many decades that any construction worker working on a construction site prior to the mid-1980s... more

Kane Russell Coleman & Logan PC

Twelve from Kane Russell Coleman & Logan Selected for Inclusion in the 2010 Texas Rising Stars List

DALLAS/HOUSTON, TX--Kane Russell Coleman & Logan congratulates Zach Mayer, Brian Clark, Andrew Sarne, David Thrasher, James Greer, Misty Hataway-Coné, Richard Hathaway, Jennifer Lindsey, Christina Masso,... more

Weitz & Luxenberg
Mesothelioma Lawsuit Settles for $2.1 Million for New Jersey Construction Worker

Mesothelioma Lawsuit Settles for $2.1 Million for New Jersey Construction Worker

A 48-year-old New Jersey (NJ) union construction worker, who had his left lung removed after he was diagnosed with occupational mesothelioma cancer, received a $2.1... more

Weitz & Luxenberg
Weitz & Luxenberg P.C. Wins $510,813 Mesothelioma Settlement for Rockefeller Center Carpenter

Weitz & Luxenberg P.C. Wins $510,813 Mesothelioma Settlement for Rockefeller Center Carpenter

New York mesothelioma law firm Weitz & Luxenberg recently obtained a $510,813 settlement for a retired carpenter suffering from mesothelioma cancer and his family. The... more

Weitz & Luxenberg
Mesothelioma Lawsuit Settles with $2 Million Payout for Deceased Brooklyn Construction Worker's Family

Mesothelioma Lawsuit Settles with $2 Million Payout for Deceased Brooklyn Construction Worker's Family

New York mesothelioma law firm Weitz & Luxenberg recently settled the mesothelioma cancer case of a deceased Brooklyn construction worker for $2.16 million. The construction... more

Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP

21 Gardere Attorneys Dubbed ‘Rising Stars’

DALLAS – Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP is proud to announce that 21 of the firm's attorneys have earned selection to the Texas Super Lawyers Rising... more

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Bridge-financing of EPR payments (outstanding wages) – now also possible in Poland

Bridge-financing of EPR payments (outstanding wages) – now also possible in Poland

In Germany the instrument of the so called bridge-financing of EPR payments (outstanding wages owed by the insolvent company) is currently considered as a kind... more

Weitz & Luxenberg

New York City Construction Worker Describes Life with Mesothelioma

"I can't walk like I used to. I can't climb stairs anymore. I used to climb nine flights of stairs every day. I'm lucky I... more

Weitz & Luxenberg

Weitz & Luxenberg Mesothelioma Lawyers win $1.28 Million Settlement in Mesothelioma Cancer Case for Carpenter

Weitz & Luxenberg mesothelioma lawyers recently secured a $1.28 million settlement for a 77-year-old former carpenter suffering from the asbestos cancer, mesothelioma. Prior to this... more

Weinstein Law Firm
Attorney Andrew Weinstein A Noted Speaker At The Florida Justice Association’s Auto Negligence Seminar

Attorney Andrew Weinstein A Noted Speaker At The Florida Justice Association’s Auto Negligence Seminar

Coral Springs, FL. – Attorney Andrew Weinstein, managing partner and founder of the Weinstein Law Firm, recently presented at the Florida Justice Association’s Auto Negligence... more

Terry Hall, Hailsham Town Council

1 Market Square Project In Hailsham Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Hailsham’s most widely used youth facility celebrated its 10th anniversary in January 2010. Youth project staff joined with town councillors and other invited guests at 1... more

Harrell & Harrell

Harrell & Harrell Launches New Website

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Harrell & Harrell, a longtime Jacksonville law firm specializing in personal injury, wrongful death and product liability cases this week launched... more

Weitz & Luxenberg

Weitz & Luxenberg Mesothelioma Lawyers win $461,000 Settlement in Asbestos Lung Cancer Lawsuit

The mesothelioma law firm Weitz & Luxenberg recently obtained settlements currently totaling $461,000 for a Navy veteran suffering from asbestos-related lung cancer. The man had... more

Weinstein Law Firm
Attorney Andrew Weinstein Awarded The Bronze Eagle Award By The Florida Justice Association

Attorney Andrew Weinstein Awarded The Bronze Eagle Award By The Florida Justice Association

CORAL SPRINGS, FL. – Attorney Andrew Weinstein, founding partner of the Coral Springs-based Weinstein Law Firm (weinstein-law.com) was awarded the Bronze EAGLE Award by the... more

Morgan Law Group

Orange County Estate Planning Lawyer Darlynn Morgan of Morgan Law Group named a southern California Super Lawyer by Orange Coast magazine and Law & Politics

Newport Beach, CA – February 2010– Orange County Estate Planning Lawyer, Darlynn Morgan, was recently listed as one of the Top attorneys in Southern California... more

MOS Legal Transcription Service

Legal Transcription for Businesses

In the business sector, there is significant concern for litigation matters. Reliable and quality legal transcription services can greatly enhance business operations. Legal transcription services... more

LYMEC - European Liberal Youth
LYMEC: Stop data retention now

LYMEC: Stop data retention now

Already the second Constitutional Court of an EU Member State has ruled the implementation of the data retention directive (directive 2006/24/EC) and the subsequent general... more

Weitz & Luxenberg

Potential mesothelioma vaccine demonstrated to be safe in research study

The American Thoracic Society has reported that researchers have demonstrated the safety of a potential vaccine against mesothelioma. Mesothelioma is a cancer that is almost... more

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"Aigner plans to set up a censorship agency.": Internet entrepreneur Peter Debik about the minister’s plan to curtail data freedom.

Outline: The operator of the city history and building photo community "time-o-rama.com" attacks the plans of consumer rights minister Ilse Aigner (CSU), stating that the arguments... more

Taber Estes Thorne & Carr PLLC
Taber Estes Thorne & Carr Adds Litigator Katie Anand

Taber Estes Thorne & Carr Adds Litigator Katie Anand

DALLAS -- The Dallas-based law firm of Taber Estes Thorne & Carr PLLC is pleased to announce that Katherine M. Anand has joined the firm... more

Wachler & Associates, P.C.

Amy Fehn Presents on "Medicaid Integrity" Program at HFMA Winter Meeting

ROYAL OAK, Mich.—January 29, 2010 – Amy Fehn, an attorney with Wachler & Associates, P.C., gave a presentation on the Medicaid Integrity Program, the first... more

Wachler & Associates, P.C.

Andrew Wachler Presents At National Hospice Work Groups Quality Improvement Forum

ROYAL OAK, Mich.—November 5, 2009…Detroit-area lawyer Andrew B. Wachler, a recognized leader in healthcare law topics such as Medicare appeals, Stark and fraud and abuse... more

Ubuntu Now
Ubuntu Now and The South Africa Project team up with TVEP

Ubuntu Now and The South Africa Project team up with TVEP

DENVER (Feb. 24, 2010) – Ubuntu Now, a nonprofit organization whose current efforts are focused in South Africa, will partner with the Thohoyandou Victim Empowerment... more

Wachler & Associates, P.C.

Andrew B. Wachler Presents on "The New Audits Landscape" at Washington, D.C. AHLA Conference on Legal Issues Affecting Academic Medical Centers and Other Teaching Institutions

ROYAL OAK, Mich.—January 21, 2010 – Andrew B. Wachler delivered a presentation titled, The New Audits Landscape: MICs, MACs and RACs (Medicaid Integrity Contractors, Medicare... more

Taber Estes Thorne & Carr PLLC

Dallas Law Firm Taber Estes Thorne & Carr No Longer an ‘All Girls Club’

DALLAS – At most law firms, new associates try to blend in without calling attention to themselves. But the newest addition is destined to stand... more

Weinstein Law Firm
Weinstein Law Firm Managing Partner Andrew Weinstein Attains AV Rating From Martindale-Hubbell

Weinstein Law Firm Managing Partner Andrew Weinstein Attains AV Rating From Martindale-Hubbell

Coral Springs, FL. – The Weinstein Law Firm is pleased to announce that Managing Partner, Andrew Weinstein recently attained an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell. An... more

Shackelford Melton & McKinley

Corporate and Securities Attorney David A. Wood Joins Shackelford, Melton & McKinley in Dallas

DALLAS – The Dallas law firm of Shackelford, Melton & McKinley, LLP, is pleased to announce the addition of corporate and securities attorney David A.... more

European Academy for Taxes, Economics & Law

Critical Infrastructure Protection - Latest Requirements for: Energy, Transport, ICT and Public Security

The seminar shows successful ways of applying the rules of European Commission’s Directive on European Critical Infrastructure Protection and of designing a proper action plan.... more

Jackson Walker L.L.P.

Jackson Walker Elects 5 New Partners

Jackson Walker L.L.P. announces the election of 5 attorneys to the firm’s partnership. From the Austin office Tara M. Allen, Chris B. Pepper and Elise F.... more

Brecher Fishman Pasternack Walsh Tilker & Ziegler, P.C.
Brecher Fishman Attorney Edgar Romano's tenure as President of WILG comes to a close.

Brecher Fishman Attorney Edgar Romano's tenure as President of WILG comes to a close.

At the recent WILG (Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group) Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona, Brecher Fishman Pasternack Walsh Tilker & Ziegler, P.C. attorney Edgar Romano... more