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Rockefeller Supports Blind Trust for Members of Congress
HNN Huntingtonnews.netFebruary 1, 2012

The Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act of 2012 (STOCK Act) says US Representatives and Senators may not use information they gain in their role as Members of Congress. “Elected officials have a duty to our constituents to be above board in ...more »

$1m missing from real estate agency
Sydney Morning HeraldFebruary 1, 2012

Authorities are investigating after a NSW real estate agency admitted more than $1 million was missing from its books. NSW Fair Trading has appointed auditor Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu to manage Dougmal Harcourts Warilla after discrepancies totalling ...more »

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Appellate Practice
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Diagnosed With Bladder Cancer After Actos? Call the Drug Litigation Attorneys ...
MarketWatch (press release)February 2, 2012

Drug Litigation Attorneys warn anyone who has or is currently taking Actos to consider the risks associated with the drug. If you or a loved one has ever taken Actos for diabetes and are now exhibiting signs of bladder cancer, contact a doctor ...more »

General Civil Litigation
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Home > Constitutional Law > How The Litigation Over California's Anti-Same-Sex ...
Justia VerdictFebruary 6, 2012

How The Litigation Over California's Anti-Same-Sex-Marriage Prop. 8 Gave Rise to a First Amendment Fight As readers likely know, Proposition 8—“Prop. 8” for short—is a California initiative that purported to amend the state's constitution to prohibit ...more »

Business & Commercial Litigation
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Business: Local business in brief
The SaratogianFebruary 5, 2012

The area's leading industrial/commercial painting services contractor, AMERICLEAN delivers expert-level service and extraordinary results through its six divisions — painting, sandblasting, pressure washing, kitchen exhaust system cleaning, ...more »

Securities Litigation/Broker Misconduct
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Orthofix International Moves to Resolve U.S. Government Legal Matters
MarketWatch (press release)February 6, 2012

LEWISVILLE, Texas, Feb 06, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Orthofix International NV, /quotes/zigman/62554/quotes/nls/ofix OFIX -0.46% (the Company) announced today that it has made significant progress in resolving several outstanding legal matters with the ...more »

Sen. Boley files petition to remove Deem from primary ballot
Charleston GazetteFebruary 16, 2012

"He's not eligible to be on the ballot," Boley said of the petition for an emergency writ of mandamus to remove former Sen. Frank Deem, R-Wood, from the May primary ballot in the 3rd Senatorial District. Deem filed to run for Senate in January, ...more »


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