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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 06:53 853

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 10:55 513

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 10:06 963

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 09:29 755

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 16:00 596

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 15:00 722

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 16:00 662

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 08:01 779

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 08:00 645

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 20:00 860

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 09:00 539

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 1114

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 1349

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 16:04 631

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 13:40 382

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 1308

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 1587

Atradius Collections Releases the 13th Edition of the Comprehensive International Debt Collections Handbook

AMSTERDAM, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The annual publication International Debt Collections Handbook of Atradius Collections covers extensive debt collections approaches in 48 countries around the world.Israel and Vietnam are the two new countries featured in the 13th edition.

2019-09-10 14:00 1937

American Economist Launches Over $2.5 Billion Arbitration Against Former Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung

WASHINGTON, Sept. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- American economist and Tan Tao Energy Corporation's Chairwoman Dr.Maya Dangelas launched arbitration proceedings Friday against the former Prime Minister, Nguyen Tan Dung, of the Socialist Republic ofVietnam for investment and lost profit damages in exces...

2019-09-07 07:19 1548

Caribbean Citizenship by Investment Is Better Than European, New Financial Times Report Finds

LONDON, Aug. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Professional Wealth Management (PWM) magazine - a publication from the Financial Times - released its newest edition of theCBI Index . Every year, the special report ranks all citizenship by investment (CBI) programmes in the...

2019-08-23 08:00 1399