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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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House GOP members attempting to delay ‘Don’t Ask Don’t Tell’ repeal

[JURIST] Two Republican Congressmen have sent a letter [text; PDF] to Defense Secretary Leon Panetta [official profile] asking to delay the repeal of “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” (DADT) [10 USC § 654; JURIST news archive], scheduled to go into effect … Continue reading

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Orange County Clerk's Office Closes, Preventing Property Searches and Threatening to Delay Real Estate Closings

Due to building conditions resulting from recent heavy rains, the County Executive of Orange County, New York, closed indefinitely the Orange County Government Center as of 3:00 p.m. last Thursday. In a press release, Orange County Executive Edward A. Diana … Continue reading

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Obama Asks EPA to Delay Ozone Standards

Citing undue regulatory burden and uncertainty, President Obama asked the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on Friday to delay updating ozone standards until 2013. In response, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson, while touting the "important" and "significant" steps her agency has taken … Continue reading

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"Reasonable Measures" to Avoid Flight Delay

In a recent decision, the Quebec Small Claims Court considered Alitalia's actions during a flight delay in Italy. The Plaintiffs had sued Alitalia because the delay caused them to miss their connecting flight to Montreal, Quebec. The Montreal Convention governs … Continue reading

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