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Women's Rights in Morocco: Balancing Domestic and International Law - Atlantic Council (blog)

Thu, 2017-10-12 13:48

Women's Rights in Morocco: Balancing Domestic and International Law
Atlantic Council (blog)
In recent months, Morocco's human rights record has come under the scrutiny of international organizations, notably the UN Human Rights Council latest UPR. Morocco's questionable human rights—and specifically, women's rights—abuses are a liability to ...

Ownership of .sk domains become clearer - Lexology

Thu, 2017-10-12 10:25

Ownership of .sk domains become clearer
Lexology
Under the new rules, SK-NIC, a.s. the national top level domain authority ("SK-NIC"), has been modernised in line with international standards. The new rules will allow for more effective protection against fraudster's and speculative domains, and ...

Dr Liam Fox convenes a new Dr Liam Fox to fix Brexit - New Statesman

Thu, 2017-10-12 09:52

New Statesman

Dr Liam Fox convenes a new Dr Liam Fox to fix Brexit
New Statesman
Those same people are often to be found pointing out that International Trade Secretary Dr Liam Fox doesn't really have a job, as such, since the UK is not allowed to even begin negotiating its own free trade deals until it actually leaves the European ...

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Don Philbin Recognized as Mediation "Thought Leader" by Who's Who Legal - New Kerala

Thu, 2017-10-12 06:33

Don Philbin Recognized as Mediation "Thought Leader" by Who's Who Legal
New Kerala
He is an elected fellow of the International Academy of Mediators, the American Academy of Civil Trial Mediators, the Texas Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, and is past chair of the State Bar of Texas ADR Section. Don is also president of Picture It ...

Kenya Awards Firms Licence to Drill for Natural Gas - AllAfrica.com

Thu, 2017-10-12 06:23

Kenya Awards Firms Licence to Drill for Natural Gas
AllAfrica.com
It is a subsidiary of Midway Resources International. Nema's director-general Geoffrey Wahungu said Zarara is required to undertake exploratory drilling at an estimated cost of $159 ... "The community is being trained on mitigating perceived risks and ...

ICC appoints arbitration and ADR commission chair - CDR News Magazine

Thu, 2017-10-12 05:34

ICC appoints arbitration and ADR commission chair
CDR News Magazine
Carita Wallgren-Lindholm, a founding partner of Lindholm Wallgren, has been named as incoming chair of its Commission on Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), taking over from Christopher Newmark, who ends his term on 31 December. In ...

Draft of New Polish Tax Code Reveals Further Wins for Taxpayers - Bloomberg BNA

Thu, 2017-10-12 03:31

Draft of New Polish Tax Code Reveals Further Wins for Taxpayers
Bloomberg BNA
“My first impression is that it strengthens the position of the taxpayer,” he told Bloomberg BNA Oct. 11. Its enforcement, however, may be a challenge as the draft lacks incentives for tax officials to embrace alternative dispute resolution, for ...

Why You Should Consider Hyperlinking Your Next Brief - Law360

Wed, 2017-10-11 16:16

Why You Should Consider Hyperlinking Your Next Brief
Law360
Most legal professionals are familiar with electronic filing either through PACER or state court e-filing portals. In alternative dispute resolution, a growing number of arbitrators and mediators now request electronic submissions. While this shift to ...

Why You Should Consider Hyperlinking Your Next Brief - Law360

Wed, 2017-10-11 16:14

Why You Should Consider Hyperlinking Your Next Brief
Law360
Most legal professionals are familiar with electronic filing either through PACER or state court e-filing portals. In alternative dispute resolution, a growing number of arbitrators and mediators now request electronic submissions. While this shift to ...

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FIDA calls for increased efforts toward empowerment of girl-child - Vanguard

Wed, 2017-10-11 08:07

FIDA calls for increased efforts toward empowerment of girl-child
Vanguard
The International Federation of Women Lawyers (FIDA) Nigeria on Wednesday called for increased efforts toward empowerment of girl-child in the country. The National President of FIDA, Ms Inime Aguna, made the call in a statement to ... “More than 100 ...

Belarus' Supreme Court interested in cooperation with OHCHR - Belarus News (BelTA)

Wed, 2017-10-11 03:48

Belarus News (BelTA)

Belarus' Supreme Court interested in cooperation with OHCHR
Belarus News (BelTA)
Reference was made in particular to the cooperation with the UN Committee on Human Rights as part of the individual communications procedure under the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights of 16 December 1966.

EU Approves Rules to Fix 900 Cross-Border Double-Tax Disputes - Bloomberg BNA

Wed, 2017-10-11 03:11

EU Approves Rules to Fix 900 Cross-Border Double-Tax Disputes
Bloomberg BNA
The legislation also opens the option for alternative arbitration processes as well as an Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission, and leaves open the option of giving the European Court of Justice a role in resolving double tax disputes. “We ...

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One thing the SNP can learn from Catalonia's independence vote - New Statesman

Wed, 2017-10-11 02:54

New Statesman

One thing the SNP can learn from Catalonia's independence vote
New Statesman
What is certain is that the Spanish government's aggressive policing and their heavy-handed attempts to stop the vote have boosted the chances of separation and gifted Catalonia international sympathy. The differences between Catalonia and Scotland ...

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20 Tough Questions about the Auto Industry in 2018 - Car and Driver

Tue, 2017-10-10 16:04

20 Tough Questions about the Auto Industry in 2018
Car and Driver
Automakers define “autonomy” according to a scale established by SAE International (formerly the Society of Automotive Engineers). The scale tops out with control-free pods at Level 5, but even adaptive cruise control counts as Level 1. What most ...

The Assad regime is quietly bombing hospitals while the world looks away - New Statesman

Tue, 2017-10-10 02:06

New Statesman

The Assad regime is quietly bombing hospitals while the world looks away
New Statesman
Let's be clear, this is not appeasement of Assad - he should face his many victims and accusers in the International Criminal Court in due course, but is the only way to break the political stalemate and the relentless cycle of killing. We seem to have ...

ECOWAS Court delivers 249 verdicts in 16 years - Premium Times

Mon, 2017-10-09 11:41

Premium Times

ECOWAS Court delivers 249 verdicts in 16 years
Premium Times
The theme of the 2017/2018 Legal Year is, “Current trends in International and Regional Commercial Arbitration”. He said the theme was chosen because of the importance of arbitration as an alternative dispute resolution mechanism in the community ...

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Life Esidimeni: The greatest cause of human right violations since democracy - Mail & Guardian

Mon, 2017-10-09 10:22

Mail & Guardian

Life Esidimeni: The greatest cause of human right violations since democracy
Mail & Guardian
This was advocate Dirk Groenewald's opening statement at the Life Esidimeni alternative dispute resolution hearings in Parktown, Johannesburg, on Monday morning. The hearings, which are ... Groenewald said the actions of the Gauteng health department ...

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Fulani herdsmen, other tribes in Nasarawa sign peace agreement - Daily Trust

Mon, 2017-10-09 09:31

Daily Trust

Fulani herdsmen, other tribes in Nasarawa sign peace agreement
Daily Trust
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the peace deal was brokered by an international Non-Governmental Organization 'Search for Common Ground' (SCG). Speaking at the occasion, Mr Sani Suleiman, Senior Programme Manager of SCG said the ...

South Africa: Life Esidimeni - the Greatest Cause of Human Right Violations Since Democracy - AllAfrica.com

Mon, 2017-10-09 09:30

South Africa: Life Esidimeni - the Greatest Cause of Human Right Violations Since Democracy
AllAfrica.com
This was advocate Dirk Groenewald's opening statement at the Life Esidimeni alternative dispute resolution hearings in Parktown, Johannesburg, on Monday morning. The hearings, which are ... Groenewald said the actions of the Gauteng health department ...

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Life Esidimeni: The greatest cause of human right violations since democracy - News24

Mon, 2017-10-09 08:53

News24

Life Esidimeni: The greatest cause of human right violations since democracy
News24
Johannesburg – The death of at least 118 psychiatric patients after being transferred from Life Esidimeni to 27 other NGOs has been described as one of "the greatest cause of human rights violation since the dawn of our democracy". This was advocate ...

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