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Changes Introduced to UK Family Law

The Queen has announced that changes will be made to legislation surrounding family law. An entirely new Children and Families Bill was announced during the Queen’s Speech at the state opening of Parliament. The new bill will see implemented changes … Continue reading

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German Pirate Party boards Berlin state parliament

The German arm of the International Pirate Party saw a momentous victory in this week's Berlin state elections, as the Internet activist group won 15 seats in regional parliament. The group-which was founded to promote privacy, free speech, data protection … Continue reading

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Jamaica: PM Statement to Parliament on Digicel's Acquisition of Claro

by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty Source: Jamaica Information Service TUESDAY, 30 AUGUST 2011 Members of this Honourable House would be aware that telecommunications providers, Digicel and Claro, have entered into an agreement under which Digicel would acquire … Continue reading

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India parliament begins impeachment proceedings against high court judge

[JURIST] Impeachment hearings began [schedule, PDF] Wednesday in the Council of States [official website], India’s upper house of parliament, against Justice Soumitra Sen [official profile], a justice of the Calcutta High Court [official website]. Sen is charged with misappropriation of … Continue reading

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UK Parliament releases report on Kraft acquisition of Cadbury

The FT has a nice review of Kraft's acquisition of Cadbury one year on. The initial results of the acquisition appear to be mixed. On the one hand, Speaking to the Financial Times before Monday's statement from the committee, [Kraft… … Continue reading

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