Policy & Public Interest

U.S. Polo Assn. Scores Win Against LA Group (Pty) Ltd in Trademark Litigation in South Africa

WEST PALM BEACH, Florida and PRETORIA, South Africa, Dec. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the battle between two "polo" brand retailers, the United States Polo Association (USPA) and its exclusive Licensee forSouth Africa, Stable Brands (Pty) Ltd., have won a significant legal battle against rival fa...

2019-12-14 04:08 317

Ericsson Reaches Resolution on U.S. FCPA Investigations

 - Ericsson has entered into a three-year Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) to resolve criminal charges related to violations of the FCPA. This relates to accounting violations of the FCPA in five countries including inDjibouti where there is also a ch...

2019-12-09 09:15 3682

Greater Des Moines Partnership Unveils 2020 State Legislative Priorities

GREATER DES MOINES (DSM), Iowa, Dec. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greater Des Moines Partnership has unveiled its 2020 State Legislative Agenda. The Partnership's Legislative Agenda was developed by its Government Policy Council, which consists of Business Members from the Partnership's 24 Affilia...

2019-12-06 02:45 428

Audrey Hepburn's Son Sean Hepburn Ferrer Vindicated By Court Decision

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Audrey Hepburn's eldest son, Sean Hepburn Ferrer, prevailed in a lawsuit brought against him by a charitable organization he established in 1993 to advance his mother's philanthropic efforts. After a four-week court trial in Los Angeles Superior Court, th...

2019-12-03 19:00 304

First Of Its Kind Memory Disorder Prison Unit: Federal Inmates Certified As Certified Nursing Assistants, Federal Correctional Staff Certified With Specialized Certification

The National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP) credential enables inmate staff with the knowledge and tools necessary to respond to cognitively impaired inmates SPARTA, New Jersey, Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners (NCCDP) cre...

2019-12-02 22:03 505

"freezeframe" announces exciting new partnership with distributor Blossoms BH Wholesale

SYDNEY, Nov. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Self Care Corporation, the manufacturer of Australia's No.1 clinical skincare brand freezeframe, is proud to announce an exciting new partnership withSydney based Blossoms BH Wholesale. The agreement involves the distribution of "freezeframe", affectionally kn...

2019-11-13 13:17 849

China's Latest Moves in IP Protection Leads to Unprecedented Legal Judgement for Swedish Skintech Brand, FOREO

SHANGHAI, China, Nov. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In an unprecedented court ruling inShanghai, FOREO , a Swedish skintech brand was awarded a judgement of 3 million RMB - thought to be the largest counterfeit-related payout for design infringement in Shanghai Intellectual Prope...

2019-11-06 19:40 759

Celgard Files for Quick Injunction in Lawsuit Against Senior for Patent Infringement and Trade Secret Misappropriation

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina, Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Celgard, LLC (Celgard), a subsidiary of Polypore International, LP (Polypore), filed a Motion for a Temporary Restraining Order and Preliminary Injunction in U.S. District Court for the Northern District ofCalifornia asking the Court to quic...

2019-11-05 22:00 556

Justice Prevails: Decisive Victory for SPI Group in Long-Running Stolichnaya Trademark Dispute

SYDNEY, Nov. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Оn Thursday, October 31, 2019, in Sydney, SPI Group achieved а decisive victory in its 15-year defense of а case against Russian state-owned Federal Treasury Enterprise Sojuzplodoimport (FKP or FTE) over the ownership of the SPI Group's Stolichnaya trademarks ...

2019-11-05 15:22 512

SK Innovation Responds to Patent Infringement Lawsuit by LG Chem

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- SK Innovation filed a lawsuit against LG Chem with the Seoul Central District Court inSouth Korea on charges of breaking the Agreement onOctober 22, 2019.   SK Innovation Responds to Patent In...

2019-10-31 18:20 512

Court opens way for Thai partner of Peninsula Bangkok hotel to terminate Peninsula group's management contract with the luxury riverside property

BANGKOK, Oct. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A Thai court has opened the way for the Thai partners of the luxury riverside Peninsula Bangkok to begin the process of terminating the property's long-standing hotel management contract with the Peninsula group. The court ruled that a serious and material c...

2019-10-31 08:10 659

International Alliance AAE Files Lawsuit Against Brazilian Electricity Giant Eletrobras in Federal Court in New York

FRANKFURT, Germany, Oct. 31, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AAE Management for Energy Equipment LLC ("AAE"), a company of the Al Mazrouei Group, one of the most important business groups in theUnited Arab Emirates, along with its North American affiliate Eagle Equity Funds LLC, and German affiliate AHG Ve...

2019-10-31 08:00 518

CanAm Enterprises Publishes its Take on Investment Due Diligence in the EB-5 Program

HONG KONG, Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- CanAm Enterprises (CanAm) shares guidance on due diligence in the EB-5 Program. Apart from significant financial considerations, prospective EB-5 investors also need to assess the likelihood of their investments to comply with a complex network of immigrat...

2019-10-29 08:30 505

The World Bank Recognises Bahrain Among the Top-10 Most Improved Economies in the World

-  FDI grows from $65 million in 2015 to $1515 million in 2018 MANAMA, Bahrain, Oct. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Bahrain has been ranked among the top-10 most improved economies in the world in this year's Doing Business 2020 report, up 19 places to 43rd place since last year in the World Bank's as...

2019-10-25 17:29 548

Greenland Acquisition Corporation Announces Dismissal of Purported Class Action Lawsuit

NEW YORK, Oct. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Greenland Acquisition Corporation (NASDAQ: GLAC) (the "Company" or "Greenland") announced today that it has entered into a confidential memorandum of understanding (the "MOU") with the plaintiff and other parties in a purported class action, captioned Wheby...

2019-10-17 20:00 10017

Cobalt 27 Announces Receipt of Final Court Approval for Plan of Arrangement

TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Cobalt 27 Capital Corp. (TSXV: KBLT) (" Cobalt 27" or the "Company") announced today that the Supreme Court of British Columbia issued a final order approving the previously-announced statutory plan of arrangement under theBusiness Corporations Act (British ...

2019-10-17 05:23 10247

Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property Seizes Computer Stores That Violate IP Rights With the Participation of the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs and the General Directorate of Public Security

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property has carried out an extensive inspection campaign aimed at seizing computer stores which violate intellectual property rights, specifically the copyright protection Law recently.

2019-10-15 21:40 5394

Libyan Investment Authority Loses Claim in the UK Court of Appeal - London

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Libyan Investment Authority has been refused permission to appeal the June High Court judgement striking out its proceedings against Libyan businessman Walid Giahmi in its case against JP Morgan Chase & Co. The decision, handed down October 10 by the Rt ...

2019-10-14 20:00 573

PWK Files Complaint Against Decision of the Public Prosecutor's Office After Inspection of the Investigation File

BERLIN, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorney Dr. Gerhard Strate on behalf of and commissioned by the Managing Directors of PWK Jewelry Company Ltd., based in Thailand and engaged in the production of jewelry for Elumeo SE and Juwelo Germany, (PWK) filed a complaint against the discontinuation of ...

2019-10-08 00:48 560

Major US Policy Shifts Create Disruption and Growth Opportunities Across the Global Economic Landscape

Frost & Sullivan releases analysis to prepare decision-makers for multiple US economic and policy scenarios by 2022 SANTA CLARA, California, Oct. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Major US policy shifts are having a significant impact on both the US and the global economy. Frost & Sullivan finds that the ...

2019-10-04 00:38 737
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