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OECD Issues Mandatory Disclosure Rules to Combat CRS Avoidance and Offshore Structures

In December, the OECD issued a public consultation document, requiring mandatory disclosure rules to combat CRS avoidance and offshore structures. Comments are due January 15, 2018. The consultation document is prepared in response to the Bari Declaration, issued by the … Continue reading

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New Safety Measures to Combat Pedestrian Deaths

Pedestrian deaths continue to increase across the U.S, and South Carolina is no stranger to the trend. From 2003 through 2012, 1,020 persons died while walking in South Carolina. Nationally during the same time period, 47,025 pedestrians died, which represented … Continue reading

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UN rights expert urges Thailand to combat human trafficking

[JURIST] UN Special Rapporteur on human trafficking Joy Ngozi Ezeilo [official profile] on Monday urged the government of Thailand to improve measures to combat human trafficking [press release], as well as protect the rights of migrant workers. The trafficking trade … Continue reading

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A Conversation with Lisa Martens About How Brand Owners Can Combat Counterfeiting

Counterfeits cost brand owners billions of dollars every year. How can brand owners combat this problem? What are the best strategies they can employ and will they work? I am delighted that Lisa Martens has given us some expert and … Continue reading

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Ecuador president proposes constitutional reforms to combat rising crime

[JURIST] Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa [official website, in Spanish; BBC profile; JURIST news archive] submitted 10 constitutional referendum questions [text, PDF, in Spanish] on Monday to the Constitutional Court of Ecuador [official website, in Spanish] to certify their legality. The … Continue reading

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