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CanAm Issues Statement on EB-5 Immigrant Program Modernization Final Rule: Minimum Investment Increases to $900,000

TAIPEI, Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CanAm Enterprises announces that, with the amendment by U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) of its policy guidance to align with the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program Modernization Final Rule, which became effective onNovember 21, 2019, the EB-5 I...

2020-01-15 09:00 480

Singapore Law Firms Nair & Co and PK Wong & Associates announce Merger

SINGAPORE, Jan. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Boutique dispute resolution & insolvency law firm, Nair & Co LLC, has merged with mid-sized law firm, PK Wong & Associates LLC, to form a full-serviced law firm, PK Wong & Nair LLC. Mark Wong, Managing ...

2020-01-06 09:00 506

Imprisonment of Former President Yameen in Maldives Draws International Attention

MALE, Maldives, Dec. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is an open letter from the Progressive Party ofMaldives, the country's opposition political party. President Yameen, former president of the Maldives and its current opposition leader has been sentenced to 5 years imprisonment for allege...

2019-12-28 05:06 1038

Belgian Court Confirms US$540 Million Award Against The Republic of Kazakhstan

Ruling Paves Way for Foreclosure of Kazakh State Assets in Belgium NEW YORK, Dec. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 20, 2019, the Brussels Court of First Instance handed down its judgment inThe Republic of Kazakhstan v Ascom Group S.A. et al whereby it recognized and enforced a US$540 million ...

2019-12-24 06:53 604

Nolan Law Group Files Multi-Plaintiff Wrongful Death Lawsuit In Philippine Mall Fire Tragedy: American Polling Company's Practices Implicated In Cause Of Deaths

CHICAGO, Dec. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Survey Sampling International, now known as Dynata, is being sued for the wrongful deaths of 29 employees of its Philippine affiliate, SSI Philippines, arising from aDecember 23, 2017 fire in the New City Commercial Center (NCCC) in Davao City, Philippines. ...

2019-12-20 10:55 443

Folksam, Swedbank And Swedish Authorities Sued for Alleged Crimes Listed in The R.I.C.O. Act by Swedish Financial Advisor Victor Carlstrom for 4.2 Billion USD

The Law Offices of Lawrence H. Schoenbach, and the Law Offices of Dratel & Lewis, P.C. filed the federal lawsuit in the Southern District ofNew York NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Law Offices of Lawrence H. Schoenbach, and the Law Offices of Dratel & Lewis, P.C. filed a 4.2-Billion U...

2019-12-20 10:06 547

Luxembourg Appellate Court Confirms US$540 Million Award Against The Republic of Kazakhstan

Ruling Paves Way for Foreclosure of Kazakh State Assets in Luxembourg NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On December 19, 2019, the Luxembourg Court of Appeal handed down its judgment inThe Republic of Kazakhstan v Ascom Group S.A. et al whereby it recognized and enforced a US$540 million arb...

2019-12-20 09:29 493

Dentsu Tracking Supports the European Union to Fight Illicit Trade: Over 22 Billion Products Tracked in 2019

GENEVA, Dec. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dentsu Tracking, a brand of Dentsu Aegis Network, is collaborating with the European Commission and 28 Member States of the European Union with the design and operation of a track and trace system as part of EU legislation on tobacco control (Tobacco Products...

2019-12-17 16:00 497

Clarivate Analytics has Acquired Leading Provider of Intellectual Property Case Law and Analytics Darts-ip

Expanding IP offering to help companies worldwide more easily create, protect, monitor and enforce intellectual property LONDON and PHILADELPHIA and BRUSSELS, Dec. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Clarivate Analytics plc (NYSE:CCC;CCC.WS), a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to ac...

2019-12-02 15:00 535

Unsafe Working Environments in the IT Industry Risk People's Health

STOCKHOLM, Nov. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Excessive working hours, forced labor and discrimination are some of the problems that risk workers' health in the IT industry. Achieving a more socially sustainable industry requires long term investments, follow-up and clear consequences that encourage a...

2019-11-27 16:00 550

Technology Has Made Paying Business Taxes Easier Around the World, Joint PwC-World Bank Report Shows

LONDON, Nov. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Economies around the world have made it substantially easier for their businesses to pay taxes thanks to technology, according toPaying Taxes 2020, an annual study of tax administration around the globe produced by PwC and the World Bank Group. The report, n...

2019-11-26 08:01 593

Bahrain to Fast-track Setup Process for Global Startups

LISBON, Portugal, Oct. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bahrain Economic Development Board (EDB) – the investment promotion agency for the Kingdom of Bahrain in partnership with Web Summit - announced today a fast-track setup process for startups globally looking to take advantage of the business env...

2019-10-29 08:00 493

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 20:00 645

St Kitts and Nevis Accepts Certain Indonesians as Economic Citizens via CBI Programme

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- St Kitts and Nevis offers Indonesian nationals the chance to become its citizens, should they pass all due diligence checks and make an eligible investment into the country's economy. This is possible via a special legislative initiative called theCitizenship...

2019-10-14 09:00 478

White & Case Elects 45 New Partners

NEW YORK, Oct. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- White & Case LLP has promoted 45 lawyers around the world to its partnership, the Firm's largest class ever. The promotions are effective onJanuary 1, 2020 and represent 13 of the Firm's global practices in 21 locations. "Our new partners have distinguishe...

2019-10-11 21:00 951

Montenegro's Highly Anticipated Citizenship-by-Investment Program Now Accepting Applications

LONDON, Oct. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Montenegro Citizenship-by-Investment Program  has opened for business, offering high-net-worth investors significant opportunities in a booming regional market, a powerful passport, and visa-fr...

2019-10-04 00:41 1156

Kevin Bowers, Hong Kong Solicitor Advocate, Cleared of All Charges in Hong Kong District Court

HONG KONG, Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Kevin Bowers, Hong Kong Solicitor Advocate and Consultant with leadingHong Kong law firm Tanner De Witt, was today found innocent of two charges of perverting the course of justice in a legacy case dating back almost a decade.    

2019-09-30 16:04 479

National Law Firm Sanford Heisler Sharp Investigates Tragic Incident At Facebook

SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanford Heisler Sharp represents the family of the Facebook employee who worked on Facebook's campus inMenlo Park, California. Our firm is conducting an investigation into this tragic incident. We have met with Facebook attorneys and representatives ...

2019-09-30 13:40 322

Global IP Industry Primed for "Digital Revolution" and Brave World of New IP

ST HELIER, Jersey, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- IP technology leader CPA Global has today launched a new global campaign –New IP – calling on the international IP industry to radically re-imagine the business of innovation. According to CPA Global, the 2020s are set to be the decade of radical ...

2019-09-17 15:00 1230

Pentavirate Plans $500 Million Sukuk

Global Investment Firm Announces 6th Islamic Bond in U.S. History SEATTLE, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Pentavirate, a Seattle-based global investment company, has hired international law firm K&L Gates to advise on the issuance of a 10-year U.S.-dollar denominated Reg S Sukuk, of$500 million,...

2019-09-17 12:00 1506
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