Policy & Public Interest

Orange County, Florida Property Appraiser's Office Recovers Hundreds of Thousands of Dollars for Taxpayers after Winning Case Against Darden Restaurants, Inc.

ORLANDO, Florida, July 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Darden Restaurants Inc. did not agree with the Orange County Property Appraiser (OCPA) market value of their computers, furniture, leasehold improvements, and other equipment (also known as their Tangible Personal Property) for the 2013 and 2014 tax...

2016-07-23 07:18 1912

Golden Band Seeks Court Approval of Proposal to Creditors & Cancellation of Existing Shares

TSX.V (NEX Board): GBN.H SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, July 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act proposal by Golden Band Resources Inc. ("Golden Band") to its creditors (the "Proposal") was approved by creditors on July 22, 2016. Subject to court approval, the Proposal contempl...

2016-07-23 05:19 2757

J. V. Fitness Ltd. Announces Temporary Suspension of Operations at California FITNESS, mYoga and Leap

HONG KONG, July 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- California Fitness, mYoga and Leap J.V. Fitness Ltd. (the Group) announced today that due to the temporary freeze placed upon its operating capital by the court, pending the winding-up hearing schedul...

2016-07-12 06:00 3481

Statement of Daniel A. Pollack, Court-Appointed Special Master, July 6, 2016

NEW YORK, July 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Daniel A. Pollack, Special Master presiding over settlement negotiations between the Republic ofArgentina and its "holdout" Bondholders, issued the following statement today: "The Republic of Argentina continues to settle claims of bondholders who have come...

2016-07-07 06:34 1317

Americans Can Celebrate Their Right to Vote From Anywhere This Independence Day

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, June 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 4, millions of overseas citizens, Service members and their families will celebrate U.S. Independence Day — all over the world. Among the many freedoms citizens enjoy is the right to vote from wherever they are. Photo - http://photos.prn...

2016-06-28 00:48 1844

Argentina Settles With Greylock Capital For $95 Million

NEW YORK, June 24, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Daniel A. Pollack, Special Master presiding over settlement negotiations between the Republic ofArgentina and its "holdout" Bondholders, issued the following statement today: I am pleased to announce that The Republic of Argentina has reached a settlement ...

2016-06-24 01:52 1436

Wall Street Journal Summoned in Libel Suit Filed By High-Ranking Venezuelan Official, as Represented by Elio Perez Law Offices

NEW YORK, June 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wall Street Journal's parent companies, Dow Jones & Company, Inc. and News Corp., were served papers this week in a libel suit by high-ranking Venezuelan politician Diosdado Cabello-Rondón, claiming that he was defamed in anApril 18 newspaper article t...

2016-06-18 06:18 2487

Pomerantz LLP Announces Notice of Pendency of Class Action in Petrobras Securities Litigation

NEW YORK, June 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement is being issued by Pomerantz LLP regarding In Re Petrobras Securities Litigation. UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW YORK IN RE PETROBRAS SECURITIES LITIGATION No. 14-CV-9662 (JSR) SUMMARY NOTICE OF PENDENCY OF CL...

2016-06-13 21:00 2622

RIMOWA Against Product Piracy

COLOGNE, Germany, June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Luggage manufacturer RIMOWA won legal proceedings against the proprietor of the "Deseno" brand, thus laying down another landmark in defense of its distinguished feature of the brand -"groove design". The IP Court in the judgement recognized the "gro...

2016-06-08 20:25 3385

Golden Band Announces Court Order Obtained In Regard To Debt Restructuring Efforts

SASKATOON, Saskatchewan, May 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Golden Band Resources Inc. ("Golden Band" or the "Company") (TSX.V (NEX Board): GBN.H) announces that, in connection with the proposal proceedings initiated by the Company on April 15, 2016 under the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act (Canada) (the ...

2016-05-20 04:58 3809

Lao Holdings N.V. Files Legal Actions Related To Expropriation And Planned Sale Of Savan Vegas Casino Against The Lao Government And San Marco Capital Partners, LLC

WASHINGTON, May 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Lao Holdings N.V., the parent company of Sanum Investments Limited, has filed three legal actions in the past week against the Lao Government for violating the 2014 settlement agreement reached by both parties, stipulating the sale of the Savan Vegas Hotel ...

2016-05-06 08:35 3047

Comba Telecom Scores Victory against Commscope in Antenna Technology Patent Infringement Dispute

HONG KONG, April 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Comba Telecom Systems Holdings Limited ("Comba Telecom" or "the Group", Hong Kong stock code: 2342), a global leading wireless solutions provider, has announced the results of litigation brought against it by Commscope Holding Company Inc. ("Commscope"...

2016-04-28 17:00 2875

iPoint Releases Framework of Human Trafficking and Slavery Laws for Private Sector

REUTLINGEN, Germany, April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- iPoint-systems to Provide Open-Access Anti-Slavery Reporting Template iPoint-systems, a leading software and services provider offering compliance and sustainability solutions in the Conflict Minerals, RoHS, REACH, and EH&S area, is pleased to...

2016-04-27 11:00 2947

ams AG Announces $77 Million Intellectual Property Award Against United States Competitor

PREMSTAETTEN, Austria, April 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ams AG (SIX: AMS), a leading provider of high performance sensors and analog ICs, announces that U.S. District JudgeRichard A. Schell has entered an order on April 26, 2016, awarding one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries, ams-TAOS USA Inc. f/k/...

2016-04-27 03:39 1951

LaRose Industries Announces Safety Measures

RANDOLPH, N.J., April 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- LaRose Industries, LLC., the parent company of Cra-Z-Art, a prime manufacturer and leader in trendy toy, art and stationery products, announced today that the Company has enacted additional safety measures in response to recent claims by theNew York ...

2016-04-26 00:17 1945

Statement Of Daniel A. Pollack, Special Master In Argentina Debt Litigation, Apr. 22, 2016

NEW YORK, April 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Daniel A. Pollack, Special Master, appointed by JudgeThomas P. Griesa to preside over settlement negotiations between the Republic ofArgentina and its "holdout" Bondholders, issued the following Statement today: Argentina, fulfilling its promises, today p...

2016-04-23 01:17 2178

Former Majority Yukos Shareholders to Continue Pursuing $50 Billion Award Globally Despite Dutch Court Ruling

LONDON, April 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On 20 April 2016, the District Court of The Hague allowed the challenge brought by the Russian Federation to the landmark 2014 arbitral award ordering theRussian Federation to pay over $50 billion to the former majority shareholders of Yukos Oil Company. In...

2016-04-20 20:23 2678

Court Of Appeals Ruling And Summary Order Enable Settlements And Galvanize Further Settlements

NEW YORK, April 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Daniel A. Pollack, Special Master presiding over settlement negotiations betweenArgentina and its "holdout" Bondholders, issues the following Statement today: "The United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit today issued a Summary Order that wil...

2016-04-16 03:22 1907

ResMed Files Patent Infringement Action Against BMC and 3B CPAP Devices

SAN DIEGO, April 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ResMed, the world's leading tech-driven medical device company and innovator in sleep-disordered breathing and respiratory care, announced today it has filed a new legal action inthe United States International Trade Commission (ITC), seeking to stop the ...

2016-04-15 10:54 3319

Argentina Settles With Yellow Crane Holdings, LLC For $255 Million

NEW YORK, April 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Daniel A. Pollack, Special Master presiding over settlement negotiations betweenArgentina and its "holdout" Bondholders, issues the following Statement: "The Republic of Argentina has reached a settlement with another large 'holdout' bondholder, Yellow Cr...

2016-04-13 06:52 1800
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