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Court Considers Length of and Reasons for Delay in "Late Notice" Cases

To make a claim for hurricane damage to property, you must first notify the insurance carrier of the damage. Most policies require the policyholder to provide this notice with some degree of expediency, usually "prompt" notice. Unfortunately, most policies do … Continue reading

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Federal appeals court considers Oklahoma Sharia law ban

[JURIST] The US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit [official website] on Monday heard arguments over whether state courts can consider international law—and in particular, Sharia law—in their decisions. State Question 755 [text, PDF] allows state courts to look … Continue reading

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ASIC considers relief for proxy voting on the remuneration report resolution

ASIC has released Information Sheet 144 Annual general meetings: Voting on the remuneration report resolution on the new provisions on remuneration report resolutions for listed companies and the circumstances in which ASIC may provide relief to chairpersons at annual general … Continue reading

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House Subcommittee Considers Codifying Agency CBA

As Republicans and Democrats focus on ways to improve federal regulatory decisions, a House subcommittee held a hearing last week on potential legislation that would require agencies to conduct a cost-benefit analysis (CBA) before promulgating regulations. Currently, regulatory agencies are … Continue reading

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Supreme Court considers securities fraud, employment discrimination cases

[JURIST] The US Supreme Court [official website; JURIST news archive] heard oral arguments [day call, PDF; merit briefs] Tuesday in Janus Capital Group v. First Derivative Traders [oral arguments transcript, PDF; JURIST report], a securities fraud case. The question before … Continue reading

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