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Competition Act threshold is increased
International Law OfficeMarch 1, 2012

Under the Competition Act - Canada's antitrust law - there is a two-part test for determining whether a pre-merger notification is necessary. The test is based on the size of the parties and the size of the transaction. Under the size of the parties ...more »

TEXT: S&P Assigns Bellisio Foods Inc. 'B' Issue-Level Ratings
ReutersMarch 1, 2012

We are withdrawing the ratings on the company's prior senior secured credit facilities, as well as our preliminary 'B' corporate credit rating on Bellisio Parent LLC, Bellisio Foods Inc.'s new parent company, following our review of the final legal...more »

Immigration Law News and Stories

Citizenship
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Nation's Toughest Immigration Law Stays Put For Now
NPRMarch 1, 2012

Despite the concerns of some immigrant advocates, defenders of the enforcement laws say they aren't aimed at imprisoning or deporting illegal immigrants. They largely are designed to drive illegal immigrants out of these states through ...more »

Political Asylum & Refugees
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Obama announces Medal of Freedom honor for Shimon Peres
Los Angeles TimesMarch 4, 2012

TEARS WON'T DO YOU ANY GOOD AS BUSH STATED "THAT'S WHAT THEY ARE PAID FOR"(to die ) !! http://avsecbostjan.blogspot.com/ OR http://stateofterror.blogspot.com/ FROM 911 TO WHITE REFUGEES FILLING ASYLUM ABROAD RIGHT NOW AND MUCH MORE !more »

Deportation
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6TH Congressional District: Candidates have plenty of common ground
al.com (blog)March 8, 2012

Alabama, for example, empowers local law enforcement to identify and report illegal immigrants to the federal government for deportation. That Alabama law was championed by one of Bachus' challengers, Beason, a state senator from Gardendale.more »

Undocumented Workers
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Big push for immigration bill
Jackson Clarion LedgerMarch 1, 2012

Greg Jenson/The Clarion-Ledger Supporters of the Alabama-style proposed immigration legislation argued at a Capitol news conference Wednesday that illegal immigrants are taking jobs from Mississippians, bloating the state's 10.4 percent unemployment ...more »

Working Holiday (S417) or Partner Visa (S300) ?
Expat ForumMarch 6, 2012

I am an Australian citizen and my wife and I would like her to come to Australia for a year to live and work with me and have a holiday. She is an EU citizen from Finland. We seem to have 2 visas available to her. There is a problem with both these ...more »

Green Card & Naturalization
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10 Facts You Need to Know About Immigrant Women
New America Media (blog)March 8, 2012

The everyday portrayal of today's immigrants generally features a single Hispanic male who is here illegally. In fact, immigrant women in the United States (documented and undocumented combined) comprise more than half of all immigrants and play a ...more »

Waivers & Special Cases
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Immigrants with long-expired visas tough to track
Anderson Independent MailMarch 6, 2012

It has focused immigration enforcement efforts on people who have committed serious crimes or are considered a threat to public or national security. A House Homeland Security subcommittee is conducting an oversight hearing Tuesday.more »

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