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U.S. Attorney’s Office Settles Conditional Payments Debts with Personal Injury Law Firm and Requires Attorney to Institute Best Internal Compliance Practices

On Monday, the U.S. Department of Justice’s Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania issued a press release concerning a settlement arrangement involving the repayment of conditional payments.  U.S. Attorney William M. McSwain announced that the Philadelphia personal injury … Continue reading

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Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim Delivers Remarks at the Open Markets Institute Event: Antitrust and the News Washington, DC ~ Tuesday, June 12, 2018

See here for the speech. Excerpts are below: Today’s conference focuses on online and media industries, and the impacts on our democratic dialogue of changes in those spaces. Of course, in America we want institutions that make our democracy strong—that… … Continue reading

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Text of SDNY Decision in Knight Institute v Trump (Twitter Blocking Case)

Plaintiff Knight Institute’s summary of issues in lawsuit: The Knight First Amendment Institute filed suit in the Southern District of New York contending that President Trump and his communications team violated the First Amendment by blocking seven people from the … Continue reading

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Venezuelan drug smuggling – CTL and recovery for detention under Institute clauses

Navigators Insurance Company Limited v Atlasnavios-Navegacao LDA [2018] UKSC 26 In a decision handed down yesterday (22 May) the Supreme  Court  held that where a vessel was used by unknown third parties in an unsuccessful attempt to export cocaine from … Continue reading

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Justice Ginsburg receives Friendly Medal from American Law Institute

This afternoon Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg received the Henry J. Friendly Medal from the American Law Institute. The medal “recognizes contributions to the law in the tradition of Judge Friendly,” whom Chief Justice John Roberts today called “the greatest American … Continue reading

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