Admiralty & Maritime Law News. Crime Stories, Law on News and Legal Publications in February, 2012

Top Picks in News

When entitlement to leave lapses under EU law – a neverending story?
International Law OfficeFebruary 1, 2012

Under German law, the statutory minimum entitlement to leave is four weeks per year. However, six weeks' paid annual leave is often agreed under collective bargaining agreements or in employment contracts. For example, if an employee is unable to work ...more »

Crimes Targeting Elderly Seen As Growing Trend
13WHAM-TVFebruary 1, 2012

Mason makes that claims while pointing to an aging population of “Baby Boomers” as well as a 2010 Cornell University study on Elder Abuse Prevalence in New York State. That study (attached) estimates that 260000 older New Yorkers “had been victims of ...more »

Admiralty & Maritime Law News and Stories

Editorial: Race on STOCK Act gets curiouser and curiouser
USA TODAYFebruary 1, 2012

Members of Congress (and their staff, and all federal employees, for that matter) are prohibited by law from using inside information to make stock trades. Yet no member, at least in recent memory, has been investigated for insider trading even though ...more »

Shipping Cargo
[read all news]
Lynden International Expands European Network With New Location in Belgium
MarketWatch (press release)February 1, 2012

1, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Lynden International, a full-service freight forwarding and logistics company, announced today the opening of a new service center in Brussels, Belgium, operating under a new company, Lynden International (BE).more »

Archive

Legal and Criminal News in 2014
Legal and Criminal News in 2013
Legal and Criminal News in 2012
Legal and Criminal News in 2011
Book of the Day in our Store
Share it on TwitterFacebook
Drug Injury: Liability, Analysis and Prevention, Second EditionDrug Injury: Liability, Analysis and Prevention, Second Edition
by James T. O'Donnell
  • List Price: $149.00
  • Price: $141.55
  • You Save: $7.45 (5%)
from $112.75
View
William J CarrAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Personal Injury, Family Law, Real Estate Law, Business Law, Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Environmental Law, Industrial Development Law
Heather A CunninghamAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Personal Injury, Real Estate Law, Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Litigation, Industrial Development Law