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OVERNIGHT TECH: FCC releases program carriage order
The Hill (blog)August 1, 2011

New telecom law firm in town: The law firm Telecommunications Law Professionals launched in Washington, DC, on Monday. Carl W. Northrop, a former partner at the firm Paul Hastings, will head the new group. Several of the firm's other founding lawyers ...more »

RENEWING YOUR GREEN CARD? WHY NOT NATURALIZE TOO?
The New York Irish EmgirantAugust 2, 2011

Q: I've been a US legal permanent resident for almost ten years, and my green card is expiring soon. What is the current procedure for renewing it? A: Immigrants filing applications to renew permanent resident cards, commonly known as green cards, ...more »

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Confidentiality
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The Ethics of Gossip for Massage Therapists
Institute for Integrative Healthcare StudiesAugust 31, 2011

Clause IX - Massage therapists shall safeguard the confidentiality of all client information, unless disclosure is requested by the client in writing, is medically necessary, required by law or necessary for the protection of the public. ...more »

Fire board sues over faulty truck
The Voorhees SunAugust 9, 2011

The number of problems led the board to file a complaint under the lemon law. The truck has been out of service for a total of a year-and-a-half out of the five years the fire district has owned it. ‚ÄúThis has caused us to unfortunately allocate funds ...more »

Consumer Disputes
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Insurance co to pay fine to truck owner
Times of IndiaAugust 25, 2011

LUCKNOW: The district consumer disputes redressal forum has ordered an insurance company to pay more than Rs 1 lakh as insurance to the man whose truck was damaged in an accident five years back. The man had been kept waiting by the company on the plea ...more »

Product Reclamation
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PP HIGHFLYER CASTS DOUBT ON TRIPARTITE FORUM'S FUTURE
Gibraltar ChronicleAugust 31, 2011

In an interview with Europa Press this weekend PSOE Cadiz MP Salvador de la Encina restated Spain's continued protests at reclamation around Gibraltar. He said that Spain has restated that the reclamation - especially on the eastside - represent a ...more »

Stolen Identity
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Police: Women Try Driving Off In Stolen Vehicle, Arrested
KKTV 11 NewsAugust 25, 2011

Police say the suspects, both wanted on felony warrants, have been using the identity of women who look similar to them. Upon arrest, Patt and Remington told officers that they had nothing illegal on them, but were found carrying drugs once they were ...more »

Credit Cards Fraud
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Police Reports: Two Arrested for Credit Card Fraud at Coach Store on Randall Road
Patch.comAugust 25, 2011

Geneva police arrested Michelle Ayala, 37, of Plano and Martiza Fontanez, 38, of Chicago, on charges of credit card fraud unlawful purchase of goods at the Coach Store, 306 Commons Drive, around 5:22 pm Aug. 5, reports said. ...more »

Unsafe Products
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Michael Socarras Joins Chadbourne & Parke Commercial Litigation, International ...
PR Newswire (press release)August 24, 2011

... and international tax, insurance and reinsurance, environmental, real estate, bankruptcy and financial restructuring, executive compensation and employee benefits, employment law and ERISA, trusts and estates, and government contract matters. ...more »

Hatch-Waxman Act
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Impax Laboratories Confirms Patent Challenge Relating to Generic NUEDEXTA® 20 ...
BenzingaAugust 31, 2011

... Inc., Avanir Holding Company and Center for Neurologic Study filed suit for patent infringement against Impax Laboratories, Inc. in the District of Delaware. This action formally initiates the patent challenge process under the Hatch-Waxman Act.more »

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