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Public Favors Punishment Against Carnival For Continuing to Pollute – Supports Fine Of At Least $250,000,000 and Prison for Executives

About two weeks ago, I posted the following question on our Cruise Law News Facebook page and received comments (and replies) from 364 people. What do you believe is an appropriate sanction against Carnival Corp. for violating probation for pollution? … Continue reading

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ICO Issues GBP 400,000 Fine for Illegal Collection and Sharing of Personal Data

On April 9, 2019, the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (the “ICO”) levied one of its most significant fines under the Data Protection Act 1998 (the “DPA”) against pregnancy and parenting club Bounty (UK) Limited (“Bounty”), fining the company GBP 400,000. … Continue reading

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French Court Issues Largest Fine Ever against UBS for Tax and Money Laundering Crimes

On February 20, 2019, a French trial court issued the largest judgment  against a bank for tax-related and money laundering crimes.  The court found UBS AG and UBS (France) SA guilty of illicit solicitation and laundering of the proceeds of … Continue reading

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Read the Fine Print!

As you probably know, insurance companies are masters of fine print. You may think you have coverage for a condition or injury under your insurance, but when the worst happens, you may find out that you weren’t actually covered after … Continue reading

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FTC Might Fine Facebook Billions

Fallout from the Cambridge Analytica scandal and Russian campaign interference could end up costing Facebook billions if the FTC and consumer advocates have their way. Read more detail on Recent Products Liability posts –

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