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U.S. at risk of sidelining global energy race, association says

The CEO of the National Mining Association Rich Nolan criticized the federal appeals court’s decision to block the copper mining project in Rosemont, Arizona, warning that “wrong rulings” will ensure the United States watches the global energy race from afar. He was responding to last week’s split decision in which the Ninth Circuit agreed with […]

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Billionaire’s association with luxury BC mansion highlights property tax loophole

Billionaire’s association with luxury Vancouver Island mansion highlights land title anomalies that mean property transfer taxes and foreign buyers don’t apply to purchases of some homes expensive in British Columbia. CBC revealed last month that Russian-born billionaire Yuri Milner was the man behind the trust that bought the $18million Mille Fleurs mansion in 2013 – […]

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American Dental Association hit by ‘cybersecurity incident’ • The Register

In short The Black Basta criminal gang claimed to have infected the American Dental Association with ransomware. Although the trade association has confirmed The register if he was the victim of a “cybersecurity incident” on or around April 21, he did not disclose the nature of the attack. As of Friday last week, the organization […]

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Profile of the Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (ZELA)

Who we are? The Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (ZELA) has established itself as one of the leading natural resource governance organizations in Zimbabwe and the Southern African region. ZELA’s work has evolved around the promotion of environmental rights to a broader natural resource governance agenda that includes natural resources, including land, water, wildlife, gas and […]

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RWE: Counter-motions of the German Association of Critical Shareholders

RWE Aktiengesellschaft Essen Counter-motions of the German Association of Critical Shareholders regarding the annual general meeting of RWE Aktiengesellschaft on April 28, 2022: Counter-motion to item 2 of the agenda: allocation of distributable profit The distributable profit of RWE AG for the financial year 2021 will not be allocated to the payment of the dividend […]

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Alaska mining operations severely underestimated dangerous spills National Parks Conservation Association

A new analysis compares predicted impacts described in permitting documents to actual spill records from five major operating hard rock mines. 23% Decline in the Western Arctic caribou herd over the past 2 years. The industrial access road would cut off the caribou migration route. Alaska has a long history of mining — and of […]

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Federal judge ends New York Hotel Association’s months-long battle over layoff law

Judge Paul Oetken disagreed and dismissed the Hotel Association’s request for an injunction against the law. “Layoff law likely doesn’t require an employer to create a plan because it doesn’t require an ongoing administrative program to pay mandatory severance pay,” he wrote. Currently, any hotel that has not reopened to the public with at least […]

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The Black Law Student Association will host Brummer’s symposium on April 8

Black Law Students Association The Black Law Students Association invites students to attend the Brummer Symposium at 1 p.m. Friday, April 8, at the U of A Law School Courtroom, Room 240. Every two years, the Black Law Students Association holds a program called the Brummer Symposium, in honor […]

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McBroom and Moss Honored by Counties Association | News, Sports, Jobs

Senator Ed McBroom By journal staff LANSING – The senses. Ed McBroom, R-Waucedah Township, and Jeremy Moss, D-Southfield, released a statement Wednesday after receiving the 2022 County Advocate Award from the Michigan Association of Counties for their work on Public Laws 121 and 122 of 2021, which extended the tenure of […]

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Woman appointed as board member of Saudi Bar Association for first time

RIYADH – Minister of Justice and Chairman of the Saudi Bar Association (SBA), Dr. Walid Al-Samaani, has issued an order appointing five members, including one woman, to the third session of the board of directors of the ‘association. It was the first time a Saudi woman was appointed to the SBA board. The lawyers appointed […]

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Tunisia: Former President of the Bar Association released from prison

Tunis/Tunisia — Former President Abderrazak Kilani has been released from prison, his lawyer Mohamed Hedfi announced on Monday. In a statement to TAP, Hedfi added that the investigating judge at the military court closed the investigation in this case and decided to release the former president. For his part, Hosni Beji, a member of the […]

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John Kind of Fenwick Co-Author Intellectual Property Owners Association White Paper – Technology

United States: John Kind of Fenwick Co-Author Intellectual Property Owners Association White Paper To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Protecting inventions related to artificial intelligence: good practices Artificial intelligence (AI) has quickly emerged at the forefront of a fourth industrial revolution […]

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California Lawyers Association introduces its new section of lawyers

The New Lawyers Section will support and promote professional excellence and diversity of California Lawyers SACRAMENTO, Calif., March 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The California Lawyers Association (CLA) is pleased to introduce its New Lawyers Section, formerly the California Young Lawyers Association (CYLA). The new section will provide California lawyers in their first three years of […]

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Unconventional Legal Career Paths | Association of Certified Electronic Discovery Specialists (ACEDS)

Instead of acquiring credentials, let’s talk about acquiring skills. The legal industry is shifting from cabinet power to general counsel power, and law students and lawyers must position themselves ahead of the curve. In this article, we’ll offer ways for lawyers to transition from in-firm to in-house positions, or consider in-house positions early in their […]

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Mining association opposes proposed federal coal effluent rules

Breadcrumb Links Saskatchewan Mining Local News ‘(Environment Canada) is proposing end-of-stream and in-stream selenium limits that are simply not achievable with current, proven technology. It’s not a matter of cost. The technology does not currently exist…’ Author of the article: The Canadian Press Bob Weber The federal government has been trying to draft effluent rules […]

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West Allis Police Association Mayor Approval

This begs the question, where is the Milwaukee Police Association endorsement? The West Allis Professional Police Association has announced its endorsement of the former Ald. Bob Donovan for mayor of Milwaukee, touting his “incredible courage” in supporting law enforcement in a time of “shameful” crime rates and a “soft on crime” district attorney. They criticized […]

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Three Administrative Law Points from the Texas Medical Association Rules Challenge Decision | Arent Fox Schiff

New legislation often triggers a cat-and-mouse game between the executive branch and regulated entities regarding how legislative language is implemented. Although we often write about environmental laws, the procedural mechanisms governing how the laws can be implemented are generally similar. Typically, legislative implementation is governed by the federal Administrative Procedure Act (APA), a law we […]

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Tesla sends invitations to Giga Berlin, minister denounces association of water for consumption problems

Tesla began sending out invitations for a Model Y delivery event at Gigafactory Berlin on March 22, 2022. The event will begin at 3 p.m. local time. With Tesla obtaining its final environmental approval last week, all eyes are now on the company and how quickly it could meet the more than 400 ancillary provisions […]

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Election of the president of the association declared invalid – Litigation, mediation and arbitration

Electoral law is not limited to political elections. Under company law, incorporated companies and voluntary membership associations are generally required to hold elections to choose, among other things, boards of directors. When such elections are held contrary to the constituting documents or by-laws of a corporation or voluntary association, disputes may be settled by a […]

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National Hispanic Bar Association Names Alicia Rubio-Spring Among Top Female Lawyers Under 40

Partner Alicia Rubio-Spring has been selected as the recipient of the National Hispanic Bar Association’s (HNBA) Best Lawyers Under 40 Award. The annual honor recognizes exceptionally accomplished HNBA members from across the United States “who have demonstrated professional excellence, integrity, leadership, commitment to the Hispanic community, and dedication to improving the profession legal”. The awards […]

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Maryland State Bar Association Holds Interviews with Attorney General’s Office Candidates

BALTIMORE, MD., March 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA) hosted non-partisan Maryland Attorney General Interviews, offering all voters, including the tens of thousands of attorneys the MSBA advocates for, an opportunity to learn the candidates’ positions on the most critical issues facing the state and the legal profession. Interviews with the […]

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California Lawyers Association recognizes Senator Thomas J. Umberg as Lawmaker of the Year

SACRAMENTO, Calif., February 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The California Lawyers Association (CLA) is pleased to honor California Sen. Thomas J. Umberg as the 2022 Legislator of the Year and recognizes his distinguished service as a retired U.S. Army colonel, former federal prosecutor, three-term state legislator, small business owner, and vice czar of drugs for the […]

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Iowa State Education Association, Parents Want Black History Taught Year-Round

A member of Johnston Parents for Equity and Anti-Racism said she hopes the program can include black history — and black joy — year-round, not just in February. DES MOINES, Iowa — Despite more than 40 years of Black History Month celebrations, teachers still face challenges integrating it into their curriculum, and parents of color […]

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Gladstein Law Firm Founder, Elected President of Local Bar Association, Earns 7th Consecutive Super Lawyers® Recognition

LOUISVILLE, Ky., February 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Last month, a personal injury lawyer Seth A. Gladstein became president of the Louisville Bar Association (LBA). After working in medical malpractice defense for 10 years, Gladstein decided to start his own practice, Gladstein Law Firm, LLC, with a focus on plaintiffs in personal injury and medical malpractice […]

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Serious threat to freedom of association in Tunisia

Geneva-Paris, February 11, 2022 – While a draft amendment to the decree-law on associations seems about to be adopted by the Tunisian government, the Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders (OMCT-FIDH) expresses its deep concern at the threat posed by this amendment to freedom of association and calls on the Tunisian authorities to […]

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North Carolina Bar Association appoints Michael Roessler to new Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Committee

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, February 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — James Scott Farrin Partner Michael Rossler was appointed to the new Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) Committee of the North Carolina Bar Association (NCBA). SOGI’s goal is to ensure full equality for members of the LGBTQ+ community within the NCBA, the legal profession, and society. Roessler’s […]

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OFCCP Week in Review: February 2022 | Direct Employers Association

Friday, February 4, 2022: Biden issued an executive order syndicating all major construction contracts President Biden has announced a new Executive Order (EO) on the “Using Project Work Agreements for Federal Construction Projects.” Staying on protocol, the White House followed its traditional advertising and marketing playbook to (a) issue an executive order on a Friday […]

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Gandhi’s killer and his association with the RSS revealed in new book based on archival details

Such an argument would help protect not only Apte and Savarkar, but also Gopal. This line of argument also suited Godse’s self-image – in doing so, he could carry the glory on his own. In any case, rectification was to be a gigantic exercise, involving a serious examination of questions of law. It is unrealistic […]

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National Electrical Contractors Association Statement on Executive Order Requiring Project Work Agreements on Federal Construction Projects

WASHINGTON, February 4, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, President Biden signed an Executive Order requiring the use of Project Work Agreements (PLAs) on the above federal construction projects $35 million. David LongPresident and CEO of the National Electrical Contractors Association, issued the following statement following the order: The National Electrical Contractors Association (PRNewsfoto/National Electrical Contractors Association) […]

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The International Bar Association finds that most young lawyers will leave the firm or the industry within the next five years

Almost half of young lawyers who told the IBA they were likely to leave their current position cited salary as the most important reason. Workplace culture is an issue Workplace culture concerns also scored highly, with work-life balance cited as a major push factor by more than 60% of young lawyers and 71% of those […]

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Judge Orders Argentine Football Association To Drop Binance Deal CryptoBlog

A judge has decided to halt the deal that the Argentine Football Association (AFA) signed last week with Binance, one of the leading exchanges in the cryptocurrency world. María José Gigy Traynor has dictated a restraining order ordering the cancellation of all agreements announced or signed with Binance, due to the exclusive contracts that the […]

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Mining association calls for revisions and name change for new gold and silver tax

Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson and Nevada Mining Association President Tire Gray on the final day of the 81st session of the Legislative Assembly, Monday, May 31, 2021, in Carson City. Photo: David Calvert/The Nevada Independent The Nevada Mining Association is asking state officials to change proposed regulations implementing a new tax on gold and silver […]

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Boulder Legal Nonprofit Up For American Bar Association Award

BOULDER, CO — Boulder-based Bridge To Justice, a nonprofit that provides civil legal services to low- and moderate-income Coloradans, has been nominated for the American Bar Association’s Louis M. Brown Award (ABA) for Legal Access and the Brown Select Award, the ABA said. According to the ABA, the Brown Prize and the Brown Select Prize […]

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The Supreme Court Bar Association decides to organize a candlelight march in Rajpath to raise the bar’s grievances

A day after writing to Chief Justice of India N.V. Ramana expressing his anguish over the failure to consider several outstanding issues from the Bar, the The Supreme Court Bar Association has decided to hold a candle light march at the Rajpath to raise the Bar’s grievances. The Executive Committee, SCBA, in its meeting held […]

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Supreme Court Bar Association writes to Chief Justice of India

The Supreme Court Bar Association has written to Chief Justice of India N. V. Ramana expressing its anguish over the failure to address several outstanding Bar issues. Senior Counsel Vikas Singh, SCBA President in his letter to the CJI and the 5 senior Supreme Court Justices requested that an urgent hearing be granted to the […]

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Women In Criminal Law Condemns Harassment Of Muslim Women In “Bulli Bai” App

Condemning the “Islamophobic harassment” of Indian Muslim women through Bulli Bai’s webpage, the Association of Women in Criminal Law released a statement of solidarity with Muslim women who have been targeted by these apps. The statement expresses its solidarity with Indian Muslim women whose photographs and information have been shared without their knowledge or consent […]

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legal jobs – Internship Opportunity at All India Human Rights Association (AIHRA)

All India Human Rights Association (AIHRA) is inviting online applications for the Online Internship Opportunity with AIHRA. The duration of the internship will be 15 days from January 5 to January 20, 2022. Job name: Internal Extension number: 100 (may exceed if more students are selected by merit board) Site: This is an online internship; […]

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Uttar Pradesh lawyer dies after being fired in Kanpur Bar polls

A Kanpur-based lawyer, Gautam Dutt (30) was killed in a shooting that took place during the Kanpur Bar Association election yesterday (December 17). As reported by Hindi Daily, Amar Ujala, Gautam Dutt was shot for election rivalry after the adjournment of voting in the Bar Association elections on Friday amid uproar and rowdiness. In this […]

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Saudi Association of Fashion Professionals to Launch Before New Year, President Says

RIYAD: 2021 was a banner year for cryptocurrency, which saw the market value of digital coins briefly exceed $ 3 trillion (SR11.3 trillion) in November. Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency by market value and the second largest cryptocurrency, the ether, has also hit all-time highs. While altcoins and memes-inspired Dogecoin have gained traction. Other digital assets, […]

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Launch of the Space Law and Arbitration Association – Litigation, Mediation & Arbitration

Nigeria: Launch of the Space Law and Arbitration Association December 13, 2021 Olisa Agbakoba Legal (OAL) To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. The main objective of the Space Law and Arbitration Association (SLAA) is to assist the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) in protecting the integrity of Nigerian space, […]

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Rwanda: Nkundabarashi, president of the Rwanda Bar, on his agenda

In November, Moise Nkundabarashi, (a partner at Trust Law Chambers) was elected the new president of the Rwanda Bar Association, succeeding Julien Kavarunganda who held the position for two consecutive terms. Nkundabarashi is not new to the headlines as he was involved in a petition against the Supreme Court in 2018, represented Callixte Nsabimana alias […]

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David Greco of RMO elected as Chair of the Estate Planning, Trusts and Probate section of the San Diego County Bar Association

LOS ANGELES, December 9, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Law firm specializing in inheritance litigation RMO LLP announced today that the lawyer David Greco was elected president of the San Diego County Bar Association Estate Planning, Trusts and Inheritance Law Section in 2022. “We are proud of David’s leadership not only in our area of […]

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Original Equipment Suppliers Association Supplier Competence and Electric Vehicle Readiness

Wednesday, December 8, 2021 The Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA) recently hosted a hybrid in-person and virtual session of their Executive Briefing Series. Addressing the topic of ‘supplier competence and electric vehicle readiness’, OESA invited industry experts from Deloitte Consulting LLP, Metals Company and Lucid Motors to discuss new perspectives on combating dramatic pace of […]

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Philippine Bar Association offers legal assistance to ‘targeted’ journalists

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine Bar Association (PBA) on Tuesday offered legal assistance to “targeted” journalists and media as it viewed with “grave concern the series of lawsuits” filed against the media. In a statement, the PBA said it was aware that criminal cases can be “stressful and financially draining”. “They take time and for […]

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California Lawyers Association Appoints Oyango A. Snell as New CEO and Executive Director

SACRAMENTO, California., Dec 3 2021 / PRNewswire / – The California Lawyers Association (CLA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Oyango A. Snell as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Chief Executive Officer, effective December 13, 2021. Snell comes to CLA from the Western States Petroleum Association (WSPA) where he was the organization’s […]

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District Bar Association poll: 27 case nominations at Ludhiana : The Tribune India

Legal Correspondent Ludhiana, December 1 The District Bar Association (DBA), Ludhiana, is set to hold its annual elections this month with 3,064 voters. A total of 27 candidates submitted application documents for various positions in the association. The elections were to take place on December 17. Showing strength, all candidates filed nominations with their supporters. […]

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Former Justice Workman honored by West Virginia Association of Justice

Former Supreme Court Justice Margaret Workman, right, received the Caplan Award on Wednesday. (West Virginia Justice Association) CHARLESTON, W. Va. — The West Virginia Justice Association presented its Lifetime Service Award to former state Supreme Court Justice Margaret Workman on Wednesday. The organization awarded Workman its 2021 Caplan Award to celebrate “his life in service […]

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Delhi court frees former Delhi Bar Association chairman HC Rajiv Khosla with fine of Rs. 40K for assaulting female lawyer in 1994

Delhi court on Tuesday released former Delhi High Court Bar Association chairman Rajiv Khosla on Tuesday, recently convicted of assaulting a lawyer, namely Sujata Kohli, in 1994, by imposing a fine of Rs. 40,000 on him. Complainant Sujata Kohli, who was previously a practicing lawyer, became a judge in the Delhi court system and retired […]

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The bar association is essentially a private body, a writ will not lie for a dispute over its member of the board: Allahabad High Court

the Allahabad High Court noted that disputes concerning the holder of a post Bar cannot be decided by petition as bar associations are essential private bodies. “The Bar Association remains essentially a private body and with regard to its office holder dispute, a request in brief would not normally be valid.“, observed magistrate Ashwani Kumar […]

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Office of the Independent Bar Association taken over by the Islamic Emirate

Members of the Afghan Independent Bar Association (AIBA) claimed on Sunday that the forces of the Islamic Emirate had taken over the AIBA office in Kabul and that the government (Islamic Emirate) plans to use it as an office. government under the Ministry of Justice. It comes as a large number of Afghan prosecutors and […]

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Afghan bar chief pleads for international help as armed Taliban take over offices and displace leaders – JURIST

Chairman of the Independent Bar Association of Afghanistan, Rohullah Qarizada, took to Twitter on Wednesday call for international help after armed Taliban took control of the Association’s offices in Kabul. He said “fifty armed Taliban came to AIBA and forcibly took control of Bar”. The incursion came on Tuesday following a Taliban cabinet directive allowing […]

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OFCCP Weekly Review: November 2021 # 4 | Association of Direct Employers

Tuesday, November 16, 2021: Private employers forced to remain vigilant as changes to COVID-19 vaccine mandates occur daily / OSHA suspended its own temporary emergency standard Employers are to set a daily Google Alert that appears to determine the status of government-mandated COVID-19 vaccine warrants for employees. As a result of the numerous lawsuits filed […]

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Intense battle as Lebanese lawyers choose new members of the Bar

BEIRUT: Lawyers in Lebanon held an election on Sunday to choose nine members of the Bar Association and its new head. The winning members of the association were Imad Martinos, Nader Kaspar, Elias Bazrelli, Abdo Lahoud, Iskandar Najjar, Fadi Al-Masry, Marwan Gabr, Wajih Massad and Maya Al-Zaghrini. Former President Amin Gemayel said on Sunday: “We […]

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Supreme Court Dismisses Apology from Rajasthan Bar Association HC; Seek a resolution not to organize strikes in the future

The Supreme Court rejected affidavits of apologies presented by the Rajasthan High Court Bar Association in Jaipur for boycotting a court, observing that the apology was not unconditional and without reservation. The Court ordered the members of the Bureau of the Association to produce a better affidavit and also to issue a resolution stating that […]

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Visiting delegation from the National Bar Association of the United States

Prime Minister Mark Phillips yesterday received a courtesy visit from the President of the National Bar Association of the United States of America, Carlos Moore, and a delegation from that organization. The Prime Minister, who was accompanied by the Minister for Parliamentary Affairs and Governance, Gail Teixeira, briefed the delegation on his government’s “inclusive approach” […]

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Supreme Court criticizes Rajasthan HC Bar Association in Jaipur for failing to file response to court boycott contempt notice

the Supreme Court Tuesday observed with dismay that the members of the office of the High Court Bar Association of Rajasthan in Jaipur failed to take seriously the contempt notice given to them for boycotting a High Court bench amid a strike. On October 5, 2021, the Court had issued an opinion and ordered the […]

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Bar Association refutes allegations of no reciprocal agreement with Kenya | The new times

The Rwanda Bar Association has refuted allegations that Kenya is preventing Rwandan lawyers from practicing there due to the lack of a reciprocal agreement between the two countries allowing Kenyan lawyers to work in Rwanda. This comes after media reported that Kenya had barred Rwandan and Burundian lawyers from practicing in the country until Kenyan […]

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Tyler’s lawyer, Reid Martin, honored by the Texas Trial Lawyers Association

Tyler, TX, November 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Reid Martinpartner name in the Tylerlaw firm based in Martin Walker PC., is the recipient of the 2021 Reich Chandler Outstanding Advocate Award from the Texas Trial Lawyers Association (TTLA). The annual award recognizes a Texas attorney for effective client representation and a demonstrated commitment to ethics and […]

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Karnataka HC relaxes statutes of Lawyers Association for Speedy Conduct of Elections

The Karnataka High Court has relaxed the strictness of some statutes of the Bengaluru Lawyers Association, to ensure that the elections for the Association are held promptly and no later than December 22, as ordered by the Court. the rigor of the statutes must be relaxed for the same reason so that the elections can […]

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No bar can pressure chief justice to change a judge’s list: Supreme Court

Strongly opposing the call for a boycott by the Jaipur Bar Association, the Supreme Court on Monday observed that the Bar Association and lawyers cannot pressure a Chief Justice to change the list of ‘a judge. The Court stated categorically “we will not tolerate attempts by associations to pressure judges”. The bench of Judges Mr. […]

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Revolve Law Group Pledges to Support Orange County Bar Association Charitable Fund

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., October 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Committed to supporting the community and advancing the legal profession, Revolve Law Group has pledged to support the Raise Your Glass 2021 event as a silent auction sponsor. This charity event is organized by the Orange County Bar Association Charitable Fund, which is a non-profit foundation dedicated […]

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The Nevada Latino Bar Association to host the 2021 Inspira Awards on October 27

[US District Court Judge Gloria M. Navarro among those to be honored ] The Nevada Latino Bar Association plans to present its 2021 Inspira Awards at 5:30 p.m. on October 27, 2021 at The Doyle in Las Vegas. Formerly known as the Las Vegas Latino Bar Association, the group expanded in 2021 to include Latino […]

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TD and the Canadian Association of Black Lawyers are helping to empower the next generation of Black lawyers

New programs and financial support aim to increase diversity and inclusion through from Canada legal sector TORONTO, October 13, 2021 /CNW/ – TD Bank Group (TD) and the Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL) today announced the launch of new programs aimed at supporting the professional aspirations of Black Canadian lawyers and increasing diversity and […]

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Vale joins the International Copper Association

Vale was elected a member yesterday at ICA’s annual membership meeting in London, bringing the membership to 31 across six continents. “We are delighted that Vale is joining us at this crucial time when ESG issues and climate change mitigation are driving the industry towards positive change,” said CIA President Anthony Lea. “We are working […]

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Civil Justice Association of California offers statewide ballot initiatives to protect aggrieved consumers

SACRAMENTO, Calif., October 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Civil Justice Association of California (CJAC) today submitted two proposals for statewide initiatives to November 2022 ballot to ensure that wronged consumers receive more of the compensation they deserve and that they receive it sooner. “California current legal system too often puts the interests of litigators ahead […]

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Richard Orsinger selected for Texas Bar Association Hall of Legends

SAN ANTONIO, October 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Acclaimed Texas attorney Richard R. Orsingerassociate of the Orsinger family law boutique, Nelson, Downing and Anderson (ONDA), was inducted into the State Bar of Texas Family Law Hall of Legends in recognition of his significant contributions to the practice of law. The Hall of Legends honors lawyers with […]

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The members of the office of the bar association must be elected by lawyers regularly practicing before this court: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court has observed that the members of the Bar Association must be elected by genuine voters and genuinely/regularly practicing lawyers in the relevant High Court/Tribunal. Foreigners who do not practice regularly in this court cannot be allowed to hijack the system by allowing them to participate in the process of electing members of […]

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Gilberto Vera will receive the 2021 Jack Berman Achievement Award from the California Young Lawyers Association

SACRAMENTO, Calif., September 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The California Young Lawyers Association (CYLA) is pleased to announce that Gilberto Vera is the recipient of its 2021 Jack Berman Award of Achievement. CYLA annually confers the Jack Berman Excellence Award to recognize a new or young lawyer within their first eight years of practice for distinguished […]

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Bar Association President Prashant Kumar Elected to ILAC Board

The International Legal Assistance Consortium has elected lawyer Prashant Kumar to its board of directors. Kumar, also president of the Bar Association of India, is the second Asian to serve on the ILAC board. Established in 2002, ILAC, according to information on its website, was born out of the recognition that more efficient and better […]

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Association of Corporate Counsel Names UnitedLex 2021 Value Champion

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–UnitedLex, a leading technology and legal services company, has been recognized as the Association of Corporate Counsel’s 2021 Value Champion. The company was awarded with its client DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) for their collaboration. DXC Technology and UnitedLex have built their legal managed services model over the past year, using technology to enable […]

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American Bar Association Appoints Attorney Ayesha Mehdi to Leadership Positions for Healthcare Fraud and Compliance, Diversity and Inclusion Group

LAS VEGAS — Spencer Fane’s associate attorney, Ayesha Mehdi, JD, MHSA, has been appointed by the American Bar Association (ABA) to chair the Fraud and Compliance Interest Group of its Health Law and Vice Section -President Diversity and Inclusion. In these leadership roles, Mehdi will lead efforts to improve diversity, promote justice and create growth […]

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My Legal Einstein partners with the American Bar Association to provide attorneys with advanced AI for reviewing legal contracts

PALO ALTO, Calif., April 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — My Legal Einstein, the provider of AI-powered legal contract review software, today announced that it has partnered with the American Bar Association (ABA) Blueprint Program to help establish modern law firms by enabling lawyers to benefit from advanced, market-leading AI technology for the legal review of contracts. […]