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Independent directors? liability not defined
Economic TimesAugust 1, 2011

"People won't join boards if the liability on the independent director is not well defined." Unfortunately, there is lack of clarity on the exact liability of independent directors . A few months ago, the Company Law Board asked the Registrar of ...more »

Woman Awarded $1.26M In Collection Wage Garnishment Case
Collections & Credit RiskAugust 1, 2011

But the law firm filed a lawsuit in April 2007 and obtained a garnishment order. The order was dropped when Yazzie's employer insisted the law firm had the wrong person. Two years later, Farrell & Sandlin won another garnishment order for the same ...more »

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Estate Administration
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GOP Foes, Team Obama Pile on New Frontrunner Perry
Fox NewsAugust 17, 2011

The Obama administration has now lost twice on the main lawsuit over the president's national health care law, a challenge brought by 26 state attorneys general and the nation's largest group of small business owners. After a blistering ruling by a ...more »

Daily SunAugust 26, 2011

The robbers were said to have made away with unspecified amount of cash and escaped through Ira, Oyun Local Government Area of the state, threw the entire community into pandemonium as they shot into the air making residents to scamper for safety. ...more »

Milken's Gift Stirs Dispute at UCLA Law School
New York TimesAugust 23, 2011

“Save for one dissident professor, the entire business law faculty is grateful for this gift,” Kenneth N. Klee, a bankruptcy law scholar, said. The current debate surrounding Lowell Milken's gift highlights the quandary that public universities across ...more »

Living Trusts
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Leagle.comAugust 24, 2011

[¶ 1] Mary Reichert, Jo Anne Dalhoff, and James Gassmann appeal from a district court judgment reforming the terms of their parents' revocable living trusts and determining that John T. Gassmann was to receive farmland held in a limited liability ...more »

Power Of Attorney
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Allocation of share options
Reuters (press release)August 26, 2011

In accordance with the Power of Attorney given at the general meeting on 14 April 2011, the Board of Navamedic ASA has allocated 12500 share options to key personnel in the company. The share options have a term of 2.5 years. ...more »

Guardianship & Conservatorship
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Free September 22 Web Conference Helps Caregivers Address Legal Issues that ...
eYugoslavia.comAugust 26, 2011

The web conference topics include an overview of elder law issues, powers of attorney, informed consent and guardianship, advance directives, will and trusts, and the timing involved for each. “Caring for an aging parent brings many challenges,” said ...more »

Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts
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The Massachusetts Probate Lawyers at Boston Law Firm Blake & Associates ... (press release)August 25, 2011

Also, the new law presents an option for 'informal' administration of uncontested estates, which will allow for less stringent notice requirements, and less court-oversight and supervision of estate administration when family members and beneficiaries ...more »


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