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Crime issues top Supreme Court docket

The Supreme Court is wasting little time seeing just how far a newly confident conservative majority can affect a range of law-and-order issues. Read more detail on Legal News Directory – General Legal News

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Tax Court Denies Government Summary Judgement in Foreign Income Case

Tax Court Denies Government a Quick Win in Foreign Income Case In Zuhovitzky v. CIR, T.C. Memo 2015-158, the government filed a motion for partial summary judgment on the issue wither the petitioner is subject to U.S. tax on worldwide … Continue reading

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Dutch Court OKs Petrobras Claim Jurisdiction Despite Brazilian Arbitration Clause

In a development with significant implications both for Petrobras investor claims and for the global pursuit of investor claims generally, a Dutch court has accepted jurisdiction for a securities fraud action filed in the Netherlands against Petrobras, and also ruled … Continue reading

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Using copyright-protected material as evidence in a court proceeding.

The Swedish Patent and Market Court of Appeal has provided for an interesting ruling (PMFT 2585-17, 2018-01-24) concerning the protection of copyright-protected works when these are used as evidence as a court proceeding.The  case at hand concerned a text written … Continue reading

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only "laconic" resellers allowed: court refuses to dismiss complaint against reseller of Chanel goods

Chanel, Inc. v. WGACA, LLC, 2018 WL 4440507, No. 18 Civ. 2253 (LLS) (S.D.N.Y. Sept. 14, 2018)Depressing but unsurprising: Chanel’s claims against used goods-seller What Goes Around Comes Around proceed because WGACA may have been too forward in telling the … Continue reading

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