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What is behind the victory of the Kurdistan referendum? - The Jerusalem Post mobile website

Sun, 2017-10-15 01:05

The Jerusalem Post mobile website

What is behind the victory of the Kurdistan referendum?
The Jerusalem Post mobile website
How did a semi-autonomous region decide that it was better to become a full country, even against the advice of the international community? What pushed its population to decide that nationhood was the most appropriate option? Part of the answer lies ...

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Never Say 'We Got This:' A Litigation Attorney's Guide to the Care and Feeding of Client Expectations - WisBar

Sat, 2017-10-14 09:45

WisBar

Never Say 'We Got This:' A Litigation Attorney's Guide to the Care and Feeding of Client Expectations
WisBar
This discussion must be had, however, particularly when preparing for and participating in mediation (or another alternative dispute resolution proceeding), and when deciding not to settle and go to trial. Memorialize these discussions with your client.

In both football and politics, Corbyn has a surprising weakness – loyalty - New Statesman

Sat, 2017-10-14 01:10

New Statesman

In both football and politics, Corbyn has a surprising weakness – loyalty
New Statesman
The feeling is that the MPs to Corbyn's right who stepped up to fill holes during the 2016 coup attempt against him have been the biggest successes: Jon Ashworth at health, Angela Rayner at education, Barry Gardiner, notionally at international trade ...

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Dispute Resolution Professionals to Discuss Access to Justice in Canada - Canada NewsWire (press release)

Fri, 2017-10-13 07:08

Canada NewsWire (press release)

Dispute Resolution Professionals to Discuss Access to Justice in Canada
Canada NewsWire (press release)
JOHN'S, Oct. 13, 2017 /CNW/ - Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of Canada (ADRIC) will host current and former Supreme Court Justices, Ministers of Justice and renowned authors and experts in dispute resolution including indigenous leaders from ...

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Trademark enforcement in Thailand - Lexology

Fri, 2017-10-13 04:44

Trademark enforcement in Thailand
Lexology
Since 1997, the Central Intellectual Property and International Trade Court (IPIT Court), a specialised IP court, has been the main adjudicator of trademark disputes. The Supreme Court is the final level of adjudication available for ... Administrative ...

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Profile: Pakistan's ad hoc judge at ICJ Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani - The Express Tribune

Thu, 2017-10-12 22:23

The Express Tribune

Profile: Pakistan's ad hoc judge at ICJ Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jillani
The Express Tribune
Justice Jillani has participated in several international conferences and colloquiums where he spoke on issues which included 'domestic application of international human rights', 'gender justice', 'alternative dispute resolution', 'forced marriages', ...

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Women's Rights in Morocco: Balancing Domestic and International Law - Atlantic Council (blog)

Thu, 2017-10-12 13:48

Women's Rights in Morocco: Balancing Domestic and International Law
Atlantic Council (blog)
In recent months, Morocco's human rights record has come under the scrutiny of international organizations, notably the UN Human Rights Council latest UPR. Morocco's questionable human rights—and specifically, women's rights—abuses are a liability to ...

Ownership of .sk domains become clearer - Lexology

Thu, 2017-10-12 10:25

Ownership of .sk domains become clearer
Lexology
Under the new rules, SK-NIC, a.s. the national top level domain authority ("SK-NIC"), has been modernised in line with international standards. The new rules will allow for more effective protection against fraudster's and speculative domains, and ...

Dr Liam Fox convenes a new Dr Liam Fox to fix Brexit - New Statesman

Thu, 2017-10-12 09:52

New Statesman

Dr Liam Fox convenes a new Dr Liam Fox to fix Brexit
New Statesman
Those same people are often to be found pointing out that International Trade Secretary Dr Liam Fox doesn't really have a job, as such, since the UK is not allowed to even begin negotiating its own free trade deals until it actually leaves the European ...

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Don Philbin Recognized as Mediation "Thought Leader" by Who's Who Legal - New Kerala

Thu, 2017-10-12 06:33

Don Philbin Recognized as Mediation "Thought Leader" by Who's Who Legal
New Kerala
He is an elected fellow of the International Academy of Mediators, the American Academy of Civil Trial Mediators, the Texas Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, and is past chair of the State Bar of Texas ADR Section. Don is also president of Picture It ...

Kenya Awards Firms Licence to Drill for Natural Gas - AllAfrica.com

Thu, 2017-10-12 06:23

Kenya Awards Firms Licence to Drill for Natural Gas
AllAfrica.com
It is a subsidiary of Midway Resources International. Nema's director-general Geoffrey Wahungu said Zarara is required to undertake exploratory drilling at an estimated cost of $159 ... "The community is being trained on mitigating perceived risks and ...

ICC appoints arbitration and ADR commission chair - CDR News Magazine

Thu, 2017-10-12 05:34

ICC appoints arbitration and ADR commission chair
CDR News Magazine
Carita Wallgren-Lindholm, a founding partner of Lindholm Wallgren, has been named as incoming chair of its Commission on Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), taking over from Christopher Newmark, who ends his term on 31 December. In ...

Draft of New Polish Tax Code Reveals Further Wins for Taxpayers - Bloomberg BNA

Thu, 2017-10-12 03:31

Draft of New Polish Tax Code Reveals Further Wins for Taxpayers
Bloomberg BNA
“My first impression is that it strengthens the position of the taxpayer,” he told Bloomberg BNA Oct. 11. Its enforcement, however, may be a challenge as the draft lacks incentives for tax officials to embrace alternative dispute resolution, for ...

Why You Should Consider Hyperlinking Your Next Brief - Law360

Wed, 2017-10-11 16:16

Why You Should Consider Hyperlinking Your Next Brief
Law360
Most legal professionals are familiar with electronic filing either through PACER or state court e-filing portals. In alternative dispute resolution, a growing number of arbitrators and mediators now request electronic submissions. While this shift to ...

Why You Should Consider Hyperlinking Your Next Brief - Law360

Wed, 2017-10-11 16:14

Why You Should Consider Hyperlinking Your Next Brief
Law360
Most legal professionals are familiar with electronic filing either through PACER or state court e-filing portals. In alternative dispute resolution, a growing number of arbitrators and mediators now request electronic submissions. While this shift to ...

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FIDA calls for increased efforts toward empowerment of girl-child - Vanguard

Wed, 2017-10-11 08:07

FIDA calls for increased efforts toward empowerment of girl-child
Vanguard
The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) Nigeria on Wednesday called for increased efforts toward empowerment of girl-child in the country. The National President of FIDA, Ms Inime Aguna, made the call in a statement to ... “More than 100 ...

Belarus' Supreme Court interested in cooperation with OHCHR - Belarus News (BelTA)

Wed, 2017-10-11 03:48

Belarus News (BelTA)

Belarus' Supreme Court interested in cooperation with OHCHR
Belarus News (BelTA)
Reference was made in particular to the cooperation with the UN Committee on Human Rights as part of the individual communications procedure under the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights of 16 December 1966.

EU Approves Rules to Fix 900 Cross-Border Double-Tax Disputes - Bloomberg BNA

Wed, 2017-10-11 03:11

EU Approves Rules to Fix 900 Cross-Border Double-Tax Disputes
Bloomberg BNA
The legislation also opens the option for alternative arbitration processes as well as an Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission, and leaves open the option of giving the European Court of Justice a role in resolving double tax disputes. “We ...

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One thing the SNP can learn from Catalonia's independence vote - New Statesman

Wed, 2017-10-11 02:54

New Statesman

One thing the SNP can learn from Catalonia's independence vote
New Statesman
What is certain is that the Spanish government's aggressive policing and their heavy-handed attempts to stop the vote have boosted the chances of separation and gifted Catalonia international sympathy. The differences between Catalonia and Scotland ...

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20 Tough Questions about the Auto Industry in 2018 - Car and Driver

Tue, 2017-10-10 16:04

20 Tough Questions about the Auto Industry in 2018
Car and Driver
Automakers define “autonomy” according to a scale established by SAE International (formerly the Society of Automotive Engineers). The scale tops out with control-free pods at Level 5, but even adaptive cruise control counts as Level 1. What most ...