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Facebook Lawyers Want 'Stratospheric' Fee, Ceglia Claims
San Francisco ChronicleFebruary 1, 2012

In the suit, Ceglia claims he has a 2003 contract signed by Facebook co-founder Mark Zuckerberg that gave him half-ownership of the company, now worth an estimated $74.3 billion, according to, which tracks nonpublic companies.more »

WA Govt funds Telstra mobile expansion
DelimiterFebruary 1, 2012

news The nation's largest telco Telstra the Western Australian State Government's Regional Mobile Communication Project (RMCP) contract, a deal which will see Telstra receive $39.2 million from the state government and in return provide a value return ...more »

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Asset Protection
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LiveViewGPS Publishes Updated 2012 GPS Tracking Catalog Featuring New Products ...
MarketWatch (press release)February 1, 2012

"They demand reliable products that deliver pinpoint accuracy and lightning fast results to protect vehicles, assets and loved ones. Our new catalog features products that do just that. We continually strive to exceed expectations of quality and ...more »

Guardianship & Conservatorship
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Victorian guide offers legal support
Bendigo AdvertiserFebruary 1, 2012

The Loddon Campaspe Community Legal Centre believes the guide will give practical support to recent legislative changes in Victoria that enable the proper administration of the affairs of missing persons. The legislation, passed by Victorian Parliament ...more »

Charitable Trusts
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Romney's tithing common among Mormons, but for other religious groups giving ...
Daily HeraldFebruary 1, 2012

Over the past decade, Romney and his wife have given more than $4.7 million to the church through the Tyler Charitable Foundation, a trust the couple oversees. The former Massachusetts governor talked about tithing last weekend on "Fox News Sunday.more »

Diamond Thieves, Now 73, on a New Crime Spree
NewsweekFebruary 6, 2012

In 1993, Scalise and Rachel returned to a life of crime in Chicago, unchanged save for a slight Irish brogue from their years with IRA prisoners. But the underworld had become a place where everybody was turning rat—including the son and brother of ...more »

Living Trusts
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Better Business: You don't need to be rich to benefit from an estate plan
Memphis Commercial AppealFebruary 4, 2012

An estate plan can be as simple as drafting a will or as complex as setting up a trust and a living will. At the very least, anyone who has assets they would like to pass on to specific individuals should create a will. A will can also establish ...more »

Estate Administration
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Estate Planning
The MissourianFebruary 1, 2012

Each article deals with a specific area of estate planning. This is the third in my series of the 10 most common estate planning mistakes. A trust should be a central part of any estate plan. I cannot overemphasize the importance of having a revocable ...more »

Power Of Attorney
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Three Women Sentenced to Prison in Marion County Court
WJBD OnlineFebruary 1, 2012

The missing money was found when another relative was given power of attorney and discovered the missing funds. A 22-year-old Salem woman in the Marion County Drug Court program has been sentenced to two years in prison after being dropped from the ...more »

Drug and Device Manufacturers Required to Disclose Payments and Gifts to ...
InjuryBoard.comFebruary 2, 2012

Do you know that there is a provision in the 2010 Healthcare Reform Law which requires the manufacturers of drugs and medical devices to disclose most payments and gifts made to physicians? This little-known provision of health care reform, ...more »

Revocable & Irrevocable Trusts
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Ph.D, Law Degrees Were My Childhood Dreams – Nwabueze •Award-Winning Advocate ...
Nigerian TribuneFebruary 3, 2012

He is a recipient of various awards, research fellowships and grants, among which include the Leverhulme Research Fellowship on the Ethical and Legal Issues in the conduct of Biomedical Research in Developing Countries. Others are the Adventure in ...more »


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