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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 »

Cuts in legal aid would harm those already financially strapped
The Seattle TimesMarch 1, 2012

Volunteer lawyers mediate family law cases, provide courthouse-based help for unrepresented litigants, ensure the best interests of disabled wards are met in guardianship matters, and provide free legal support for court-appointed special advocates who ...more »

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Contentious Debate: Carlisle Says Honolulu Has Waited Long Enough for Rail ...
Hawaii ReporterMarch 2, 2012

That was the question Hawaii Reporter posed to Honolulu Mayor Peter Carlisle at a press conference Thursday after critics said Carlisle is expediting the city's $5.3 billion rail project without first settling federal civil litigation that might force ...more »

General Civil Litigation
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Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC Announces Investigation into Potential Claims for ...
MarketWatch (press release)March 2, 2012

Holzer Holzer & Fistel, LLC is an Atlanta, Georgia law firm that dedicates its practice to vigorous representation of shareholders and investors in litigation nationwide, including shareholder class action and derivative litigation.more »

Business & Commercial Litigation
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American DG Energy Names Accend Energy as a Strategic Representative in California
ElectroIQMarch 2, 2012

Accend Energy is an energy service company providing integrated energy efficiency and renewable energy solutions to commercial and industrial customers in California. According to the terms of the agreement, Accend Energy will pursue On-Site Utility ...more »

Securities Litigation/Broker Misconduct
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Commercial Litigation Attorney Michael Dinnin Joins Andrews Kurth
Houston ChronicleMarch 6, 2012

Mr. Dinnin has earned a spot on the Texas Super Lawyers listing of the state's top attorneys each year since 2006. He earned his law degree from St. Mary's University School of Law, and his undergraduate and master's degrees in business administration ...more »

A brief legal (and mildly political) analysis of the NDAA
Tenth Amendment CenterMarch 2, 2012

Section 1022(b) specifically excludes US citizens, and legal aliens for actions occurring within the United States. Section 1021(b)(2) authorizes the President to designate persons as enemy combatants that “substantially supported” Al-Qaeda, ...more »

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