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Dorsey Receives LCLD 2021 Legal Compass and Top Performer Awards

The Marshall News Messenger 28 Oct 2021
Dorsey has been named a 2021 Compass Award winner and a 2021 Top Performer Award winner by the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity ... “To advance a culture of equality where every person feels like they belong, we are actively involved in initiatives which promote and foster diversity within the Firm and the larger legal community.”.

Pak-Russia $3 bn PSGP project: Talks on shareholding contract may end up inconclusively

The News International 28 Oct 2021
The Pak-Russia talks on shareholding agreement (SHA) on the flagship $3 billion Pakistan Stream Gas Pipeline (PSGP) are most likely to end inconclusively today (Thursday) as both the legal teams have so far failed to agree on critical elements of the contract.

Cyber Security Act key in safeguarding Ghana’s maritime industry – National Security

Ghana Web 28 Oct 2021
The Director in Charge of Legal at the Ministry of National Security, Osei Bonsu Dickson Esq ... Speaking on Eye on Port, Osei Bonsu Dickson, who is also the coordinator for the Security Governance Initiative explained that with modern maritime industry inextricably tied to information technology use, it automatically stands prone to cybercrime.

The fate of a 'McMafia' investigation into Trump's Scottish golf course rests on the decision ...

Business Insider 28 Oct 2021
When the government demurred, Avaaz launched a legal case that ... The government has so far shown little interest in doing so and argued that only the Lord Advocate, Scotland's most senior law officer and its chief legal adviser - who is politically independent - can initiate one.

East Side plan gets approval in San Carlos

The Daily Journal - San Mateo 28 Oct 2021
Councilmember Ron Collins, who initially was opposed to undergoing the study, praised the document and sided with staff on the housing matter ... They also directed staff to consider hiring or appointing an expert to be the lead on the legal questions.

Meade County accepting applications for cannabis establishment licenses

Black Hills Pioneer 28 Oct 2021
Applicants are still required to receive state certification through the DOH before legally operating within the county ... In 2020, the voters of South Dakota passed Initiated Measure 26 and approved medical marijuana which became legal on July 1.

Trump Is Still Desperate to Keep His Tax Returns Out Congress’s Hands for Some Reason

Vanity Fair 28 Oct 2021
... in which he shoots someone on Fifth Avenue.) Because the committee made its initial request for Trump’s returns when he was still president, the same attorneys have bizarrely claimed that he should be retroactively entitled to the same legal protections he had in while office.

Former Malaysian PM Najib sues ex-AG over book chapter on Altantuya murder

Straits Times 28 Oct 2021
Mr Thomas, who is of Indian ethnicity and served during PH's short-lived administration, was the first non-Malay to be appointed the country's top legal adviser ... In the letter, Najib also gave Mr Thomas until noon on Feb 5 to provide a satisfactory reply, failing which legal proceedings would be initiated against him ... More on this topic. � ....

State Senate revives measure to allow limited sports betting on in-state colleges

Pontiac Daily Leader 28 Oct 2021
On that date, a business with a sports betting license would legally be allowed to take a bet on an Illinois ... The initial sports gambling legalization bill required that accounts be created at a gambling facility, although the requirement was temporarily halted during the pandemic.

Vaccine rollout not hitting target, Russia’s deputy PM warns, as nationalist party leader calls for ...

Russia Today 28 Oct 2021
In a bombastic interview with Radio Russia on Thursday, Vladimir Zhirinovsky said that there should be legal penalties levied against those who refuse to get a jab, and MPs opposed to vaccine initiatives should be arrested ... Russia have implemented a range of initiatives.

Andhra Pradesh: Tirumala temple body orders probe into the illegal online sale of its calendars and diaries

The Times of India 28 Oct 2021
TIRUPATI ... TTD's chief vigilance and security officer Gopinath Jatti confirmed the development and reiterated that appropriate legal action would be initiated against the private publications for indulging in such practices ... .

Opinion: After 10 years, critical work remains for Washington's cannabis regulations

Business Journal 28 Oct 2021
... commemorate the 10-year anniversary of legalizing cannabis with the passage of Initiative 502.

Ex-Gary officer indicted for allegedly using excessive force

The Dispatch 28 Oct 2021
HAMMOND, Ind ... Peck had pulled over Hamilton in March 2019, as Hamilton was driving away from a McDonald’s restaurant. According to court records, Peck appeared without an attorney at his initial hearing Wednesday, but told U.S. Magistrate Judge Andrew Rodovich he intends to hire legal counsel ... Copyright 2021 The Associated Press ... .

Sourav Ganguly to relinquish ATKMB role to avoid conflict of interest

Hindustan Times 28 Oct 2021
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly, Secretary Jay Shah(ANI). Copy Link ... I think today ... I mean, sorry ... Also Read . CVC Capital Partners was cleared after legal scrutiny, says BCCI official. The former India captain has learnt to have initiated the process of relinquishing his role from ATKMB, the city-based heavyweights where he also has a stake ... ....

Bug-A-Salt Wins Settlement Over Dillard’s Dept. Store

Rocky Mount Telegram 28 Oct 2021
SANTA MONICA, Calif., Oct ... Dillard’s, in a settlement, paid an undisclosed sum of money for selling counterfeit Bug-A-Salt guns to kill flies, mosquitos, and other insects ... The lawsuit was initiated by Skell’s attorney, Liat Cohen, who zealously took steps to see the case moved through the legal system with maximum effect ... NEWS SOURCE ... Story ID ... ....