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    9 avril 2018 CGI receives Value Creation Award at 2018 Canadian Dealmakers Award Gala

    CGI (TSX: GIB.A) (NYSE: GIB) received a 2018 Value Creation Award from the Canadian Dealmakers during its annual awards gala last evening in Toronto. As the only award program of its kind in Canada, Canadian Dealmakers recognizes both Canadian companies and individuals for their significant contributions to the mergers and acquisitions (M&A) market. Awards are given to […]

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    24 mars 2018 Preparatory committee

    The European Press Prize’s Preparatory Committee (PrepCom) – consists of members from different European countries, speaking a multitude of languages. The PrepCom is in charge of selecting the shortlist for each category; a daunting task. Hundreds of pieces and projects come in – in all shapes and sizes – written in all possible European languages […]

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  3. 5 mars 2018 IBA Hague Office welcomes the first International Criminal Court agreement on the release of persons after acquittal

    The International Bar Association’s (IBA) International Criminal Court and International Criminal Law (ICC & ICL) Programme, based in the IBA’s Hague Office, today welcomed the signing of agreements between Argentina and the ICC as means to facilitate the Court’s ability to realise the rights of the accused under the Rome Statute. On 28 February 2018, […]

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  4. 5 mars 2018 STATEMENT FROM A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN REGARDING LEGISLATION TO ESTABLISH EXTREME RISK PROTECTION ORDERS

    Attorney General Eric Schneiderman issued the following statement regarding S.7133-A (Kavanagh) / A.8976-B (Simon), a bill in the New York State Legislature that would create a civil process for individuals to petition for an “extreme risk protection order” (ERPO). An ERPO would bar someone else from possessing or purchasing a gun if that person is […]

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    27 février 2018 BENTHAM IMF Capital Limited – Bentham IMF Set to Offer Commercial Litigation Funding in Quebec with Hire of Veteran Litigator George R. Hendy

    Bentham Canada expanded the reach of its operations to Quebec this week with the hire of veteran litigator George R. Hendy, Ad.E. as Senior Advisor-Quebec. Tasked with leading the company’s entry into the region, its second location in Canada, George will help Bentham source investment opportunities in Quebec and assess their viability for funding. Such […]

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  6. 27 février 2018 Bentham IMF Set to Offer Commercial Litigation Funding in Quebec with Hire of Veteran Litigator George R. Hendy

    Bentham IMF, a world-leading commercial litigation finance company, expanded the reach of its global operations to Quebec this week with the hire of veteran litigator George R. Hendy, Ad.E. as Senior Advisor-Quebec. Tasked with leading the company’s entry into the region, its second location in Canada, George will help Bentham source investment opportunities in Quebec and assess […]

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    27 février 2018 U.N. elects Syria to top post fighting “subjugation of peoples”

    Syrian ambassador Bashar Ja’afari (photo above) was re-elected as Rapporteur, February 22, 2018. A UN watchdog group is criticizing UN chief Antonio Guterres for his blessings delivered Thursday before an anachronistic UN committee charged with “decolonizing” the Falkland Islands and Gibraltar — at the same time as the 24-nation entity elected by acclamation the genocidal Syrian regime’s representative to a leadership post. “I commend […]

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  8. 27 février 2018 Human Rights Champions to Gather at Palais des Nations Room XXIII at 1:30 pm for Opening of 10th Geneva Summit

    Top-name activists, former political prisoners and victims from around the world will today address the opening session of the 10th annual Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy today at the Palais des Nations. Organized by 25 NGOs, the Geneva Summit’s UN opening will feature brief presentations by activists from Russia, China, Congo, Turkey, Iran, and many other human […]

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  9. 27 février 2018 STATEMENT FROM A.G. SCHNEIDERMAN ON FEDERAL COURT RULING GRANTING PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION IN DACA CASE

    Today, a federal judge granted Attorney General Schneiderman and his fellow Attorneys General’s motion for a preliminary injunction to block President Trump’s rescission of DACA. Attorney General Schneiderman leads the coalition of 17 AGs that sued in September 2017 to defend DACA and protect DREAMers. The court heard arguments on Attorney General Schneiderman’s motion for preliminary […]

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  10. 11 février 2018 UAE legal abuse and wrongful convictions in absentia, Interpol and licensing repercussions amongst financial and legal professionals abroad, and outright business theft. What can be done in response?

    The dangers of investing and doing business in Dubai have been published worldwide, particularly since the country itself essentially went bankrupt during the global financial crisis of 2008. Expats left their sports cars at the airport, abandoned their properties and investments, to avoid the real possibility of being jailed or held in the country for […]

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