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McCabe lawyer presses Justice Department to drop criminal case

FILE PHOTO: FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe speaks during a news conference announcing the takedown of the dark web marketplace AlphaBay, at the Justice Department in Washington, U.legal system to assess the validity of possible criminal charges in major cases.

Northern Irish court dismisses case against no-deal Brexit | Politics

Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA

The high court in Belfast has dismissed claims that a no-deal Brexit and the imposition of a hard border would damage the Northern Ireland peace process.Lord Justice Bernard McCloskey said the applications were a matter of politics and that was not an area in which courts should intervene.

Georgia man fights for gay rights in U.S. Supreme Court 'Hotlanta' case

Soon after joining the Hotlanta league, Bostock said, he heard at least one senior staff member in his office make negative comments about his sexual orientation.But lawyers for the county said in court papers he was dismissed for “legitimate, non-discriminatory reasons” based on the audit.

U.S. Justice Department to release name of shadowy figure in 9/11 case

flag is unfurled at sunrise as part of the 18th annual September 11 observance ceremony at the Pentagon in Arlington, Virginia, U.Justice Department on Thursday said it would release the name of an individual sought by people who are suing the government of Saudi Arabia for alleged involvement in the Sept.

Asylum case rejected by controversial judge Sandy Street will be reheard | Law

Full bench of federal court finds Street failed to give procedural fairness to Iranian man

Judge Sandy Street failed to give procedural fairness to an Iranian asylum seeker, a full bench of the federal court has found.Photograph: Dan Himbrechts/AAP

A full bench of the federal court has ordered an asylum case rejected by the controversial circuit court judge Sandy Street to be reheard, adding further criticisms of his conduct and finding he failed to give procedural fairness to the Iranian asylum seeker.

Judge dismisses turnaround guru's racketeering case vs McKinsey

(Reuters) - A federal judge dismissed claims on Monday by turnaround pioneer Jay Alix that McKinsey & Co violated racketeering laws when the consulting firm expanded into advising bankrupt U.FILE PHOTO: The logo of consulting firm McKinsey and Company is seen at the high profile startups and high tech leaders gathering, Viva Tech,in Paris, France May 16, 2019.

Gay marriage cake: customer takes case to European court | UK news

Four years later the supreme court reversed earlier decisions at Belfast county court and court of appeal that Ashers had discriminated against Lee on the grounds of him being gay.The lawyers contend that no reasonable person would equate producing the cake for an individual private customer with the bakery supporting the pro-gay marriage message on it.

Shuttering LeClairRyan Dodges $600M Malpractice Case

In a rare bit of good news for the soon-to-be-defunct Am Law 200 firm, a judge dismissed claims by a former CEO alleging $603 million in damages.The firm, meanwhile, is close to settling another legal malpractice case.

Rape case highlights need for legal reform | Letter | Law

The prosecution would still need to prove that the 13-year-old victim did not consent in order to establish rape, and it is therefore a problem that the victim is unwilling to testify.Your article suggests that there is more than enough evidence to justify his arrest, and then a DNA sample could be taken.

Katy Perry loses copyright case against Christian rapper Flame | Music

Her US No 1 hit Dark Horse was found to have a similar beat to Flame’s track Joyful Noise

Katy Perry pictured in February 2019.Photograph: Valérie Macon/AFP/Getty Images

Katy Perry will pay damages to a Christian rapper after a jury in California found that her song Dark Horse plagiarised one of his tracks.

Sheikh Mohammed and Princess Haya say court case concerns their children | World news

London high court to consider welfare of children, not divorce, statement says

Queen Elizabeth greets the ruler of Dubai, Sheikh Mohammed, and his wife Princess Haya in the royal box at Royal Ascot horse race meeting in 2016.Photograph: Alastair Grant/AP

The imminent courtroom battle between Princess Haya of Jordan and her estranged husband, Sheikh Mohammed of Dubai, is a dispute over their children’s welfare, it has been revealed.

Kirkland yers in Spotlight Amid New Epstein Criminal Case

From left, Alexander Acosta, Jay Lefkowitz and Jeffrey Epstein.Kirkland & Ellis is not representing accused sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein this time around, but the law firm and its alumni’s prints are all over his current criminal case in New York federal court.

U.S. appeals court hands win to Trump in hotel 'emoluments' case

” The decision halts dozens of subpoenas issued to Trump’s businesses and government agencies for financial documents related to the hotel.“Today’s pair of decisions by the 4th Circuit Court of Appeals is a complete victory,” Jay Sekulow, a lawyer for Trump, said in a statement.

Building the Business Case for Document Automation

Change management comes as one of the main issues in adopting new technology; however, implementing document automation can drive beneficial development within the firm.In this webcast, panelists will discuss the pain points they endured while making the change and how they created success with the new technology.