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Communiqués de presse par sujet : Droit / Problèmes légaux

15 mai 2018

13:53
Une étape importante vient d'être franchie dans la quête de justice des ex-employés d'Aveos qui ont été mis à pied à la suite de la déconfiture de l'entreprise. Dans un jugement daté du 15 mai 2018, le juge Jean-François Michaud de la Cour supérieure...

13:45
In consultation with the National Division RCMP, Quebec's Crown Attorney Office, the Director of Criminal and Penal Prosecutions, has decided to proceed with a direct indictment of Sami Abdellah Bebawi and Constantine Andreas Kyres. In 2014, the...

13:45
Aveos former employees who were laid off following the company's insolvency have taken an important step in their quest for justice. In a judgment dated May 15th, 2018, Justice Jean-François Michaud of the Quebec Superior Court authorized a national...

13:45
En consultation avec la Division nationale de la GRC, le Directeur des poursuites criminelles et pénales, bureau des procureurs de la Couronne du Québec, a décidé de procéder à la mise en accusation directe de Sami Abdellah Bebawi et de Constantine...

13:40
The U.S. Department of Commerce today announced its preliminary antidumping margins calculated in connection with the tenth annual administrative review of the antidumping duty order on steam activated carbon from the People's Republic of China,...

12:07
There has been a significant development in the case of Soleiman Faqiri.  New documents obtained from the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services show that the Ministry is anticipating taking action against the prison guards who caused...

11:55
In the news release, Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by Desarrollos Energéticos S.A. (DESA) to Advise on Agua Zarca Case, issued May 15, 2018 by Amsterdam & Partners LLP over PR Newswire, we are advised by the company that the second bullet point...

11:36
The Commission issued an Order in the above named matter. A copy of the Order dated May 14, 2018 is available at www.osc.gov.on.ca OFFICE OF THE SECRETARYGRACE KNAKOWSKISECRETARY TO THE COMMISSION SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission

11:30
Already fighting two lawsuits by Royal Oak taxpayers, the City of Royal Oak is moving forward with its invitation-only, ground breaking today for the new Central Business District Development. The city's event, held behind tall construction barriers...

11:15
The World Trade Organization (WTO) today in its final decision found that the European Union (EU) has failed to honor multiple previous rulings and has provided more than $22 billion of illegal subsidies to European aircraft maker Airbus. After...

09:59
Desarrollos Energéticos S.A. (DESA), the renewable energy firm responsible for the Agua Zarca hydroelectric project in Honduras, has retained the international law firm of Amsterdam & Partners LLP to assist with issues relating to the Honduran...

09:00
Le 13 mars 2018, l'honorable juge Christine Lafrance, de la Cour du Québec, district de Gatineau, a imposé une amende de 15 000 $ à 9339981 Canada inc. (qui fait affaire sous le nom de Bar O'Mulligans). Cette décision fait suite à une poursuite...

08:45
The Stars Group Inc.  reacted today to the decision by the United States Supreme Court to strike down, as an unconstitutional exercise of federal power, the nearly 30-year ban on sports betting under the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection...

08:00
A proposed privacy breach class action lawsuit has been launched by the law firm Waddell Phillips Professional Corporation against The Personal Insurance Company and its parent, Desjardins General Insurance Group Inc. The plaintiff, Kalevi...

00:28
Documents unsealed in federal court yesterday reveal that a former sales representative in Florida for Insys Therapeutics Inc. filed in 2013 the first whistleblower lawsuit that convinced the federal government to start seriously investigating...


14 mai 2018

16:13
Today, Public Safety Minister Ralph Goodale and Correctional Services Canada (CSC) Interim Commissioner Anne Kelly quietly announced a prison needle exchange program (PNSP) to be implemented in two federal prisons. Many...

15:00
In a settlement agreement with the British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC), B.C. residents Laura Simonson and Gordon Espeseth admitted they sold securities without filing a prospectus and without an exemption from the prospectus requirement....

14:46
Caesars Entertainment Corporation today applauded the U.S. Supreme Court's decision to strike down the federal Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA), likely leaving regulation to the states. Caesars currently has licensed gaming...

14:34
theScore, Inc. , a leader in delivering mobile-first sports scores and content, reacted positively to today's ruling by the Supreme Court to strike down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (PASPA), an act that largely outlawed...

14:06
Dallas attorney, ADR authority, and former Texas Supreme Court Justice Deborah Hankinson has been selected to D Magazine's listing of the Best Lawyers in Dallas for appellate law. Ms. Hankinson is the founder of Hankinson LLP, known both for its...

13:46
Global Market Advisors (GMA) applauds the repeal of the Professional Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA) in today's ruling by the United States Supreme Court in Murphy v. NCAA.  States and gaming tribes can now move forward with legislation to...

13:30
A British Columbia Securities Commission (BCSC) panel has ordered monetary sanctions and permanent market bans against Roy Ping Bai (a.k.a. Ping Bai) for fraud. The general partnership he controlled, RBP Consulting, also received permanent market...

13:00
L'Autorité des marchés financiers a intenté une poursuite pénale dans le district judiciaire de Joliette à l'encontre de Pieter Johannes Doornenbal. Ce dernier fait face à quatre chefs d'accusation d'exercice illégal de l'activité de représentant en...

12:59
The Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) welcomes the decision by the United States Supreme Court to strike down a federal law that bars gambling on sports betting. Earlier today, the Supreme Court ruled 6-3 to strike down the Professional and Amateur...

12:27
Aujourd'hui, en Cour supérieure de l'Ontario, Ayanle Hassan Ali a été déclaré non criminellement responsable pour cause de troubles mentaux au sens de l'article 672.1(1) du Code criminel relativement à des infractions découlant d'une attaque au...

12:23
Today in Ontario Superior Court, Ayanle Hassan Ali was found not criminally responsible by reason of mental disorder as defined by s. 672.1(1) of the Criminal Code for offences stemming from a knife attack at the Canadian Forces Recruiting Centre in...

11:35
In what might be the last chapter in the parties' continuing saga, CELEBRITY AUTO OF WESTCHESTER, LLC d/b/a Mercedes-Benz of Goldens Bridge and NORTH STATE AUTOBAHN INC. d/b/a North State Custom have announced that they have settled their second...

11:29
MGM Resorts International released the following statement following the United Supreme Court ruling striking down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA): "MGM Resorts International applauds the...

11:17
The Commission issued an Order in the above named matter. A copy of the Order dated May 14, 2018 is available at www.osc.gov.on.ca OFFICE OF THE SECRETARYGRACE KNAKOWSKISECRETARY TO THE COMMISSION SOURCE Ontario Securities Commission

11:15
American Gaming Association (AGA) President and CEO Geoff Freeman issued the following statement after the announcement of the Supreme Court's opinion on Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association. The Court's ruling on the case today...

11:11
Women are now finding that gender equality in divorce court is coming with a cost.  According to a recent survey of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), 54% of the attorneys have cited an increase in the number of mothers paying child...

10:00
Sanford Heisler Sharp, LLP, has amended its $300 million gender discrimination complaint against Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C. ("Ogletree"). The case is in U.S District Court for the Northern District of California in San Francisco....

09:27
CBS Corporation and the Special Committee of its Board of Directors, today filed a lawsuit in Delaware Court of Chancery alleging breaches of fiduciary duty by National Amusements, Inc., and seeking to prevent it from interfering with a special...

09:00
Le 13 mars 2018, l'honorable juge Christine Lafrance, de la Cour du Québec, district de Gatineau, a imposé une amende de 15 000 $ à 9302-3521 Québec inc. (qui fait affaire sous le nom de Cabaret Moulin Rouge). Cette décision fait suite à une...

08:59
Just weeks after obtaining a landmark injunction blocking the proposed sale of a majority stake of Xerox Corp. ("Xerox") to Fujifilm Holdings ("Fuji"), shareholders of Xerox have obtained an unprecedented settlement agreement terminating the Fuji...

08:30
Aquestive Therapeutics, Inc., today announced a settlement agreement has been reached resolving patent litigation related to SUBOXONE® (buprenorphine and naloxone) Sublingual Film. Indivior PLC and its U.S. subsidiary, Indivior Inc., marketers and...

06:00
WALTHAM, Mass., May 14, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Recently Kansas joined the ranks of other states and municipalities with the enactment of "Ban-the-Box" legislation which eliminates the question of criminal history on all state government job...


12 mai 2018

12:25
The Maltese Financial Service Authority on Friday (11 May), simultaneously wrote to Ariadne Capital Malta Limited (ACML) and issued a Press Release announcing it had withdrawn ACML's regulatory licence. This co-ordinated action should be seen in its...


11 mai 2018

20:00
Today, Capitol Administrators, Inc. ("Capitol"), announced that it is addressing a privacy incident involving information related to some members of the group health plans it provides claims processing and related services to. On March 30, 2018,...

20:00
LaPorte & Associates, Inc. ("LaPorte") today announced an incident involving potential unauthorized access to a laptop containing certain personal information.  LaPorte is an insurance agency that provides, among other things, insurance procurement,...

17:11
It was through the media that the National Circus School learned that one of its teachers had been arrested on Thursday, May 10, and charged with criminal acts of a sexual nature allegedly perpetrated against a former student....

17:00
Alfred Dallaire MEMORIA a présenté hier aux membres de la Commission des relations avec les citoyens et à la ministre responsable de la Protection des consommateurs et de l'Habitation son mémoire sur le projet de loi no 178, Loi modifiant diverses...

16:10
Le ministre de l'Énergie et des Ressources naturelles, ministre responsable du Plan Nord et ministre responsable de la région Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine, M. Pierre Moreau, s'inquiète de la volonté des oppositions de réformer le mode de scrutin qui...

16:04
The Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA") commenced a disciplinary proceeding in respect of Mahmoud Rihawi, Attal Golzay, Ajmal Golzay, Roomal Golzay, Mustafa Sayed Hashimi, Zobair Hashimi, Sama Tabesh, Saadet Kolgekaya, Hammond Lieu,...

16:00
A settlement hearing in the matter of Richard Kenneth Giuliani ("Respondent") was held on May 10, 2018 in Toronto, Ontario before a three-member Hearing Panel of the Central Regional Council of the Mutual Fund Dealers Association of Canada ("MFDA")....

15:21
C'est par l'entremise des médias que l'École nationale de cirque a appris ce jeudi 10 mai que l'un de ses enseignants avait été arrêté et accusé de gestes criminels à caractère sexuel qu'il aurait posés à l'égard d'un ancien élève....

15:17
It was through the media that the National Circus School learned that one of its teachers had been arrested on Thursday, May 10, and charged with criminal acts of a sexual nature allegedly perpetrated against a former student. The entire School...

15:09
Today, the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) voted affirmatively in the final stage of its countervailing duty (CVD) investigation, finding that imports of stainless steel flanges from China have materially injured the U.S. flanges industry....

13:14
L'honorable Jody Wilson-Raybould, ministre de la Justice et procureur général du Canada, a fait la déclaration suivante : « Aujourd'hui, j'ai eu l'honneur de diriger la délégation canadienne dans le cadre de notre troisième Examen périodique...

13:11
The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, issued the following statement: "Today, I had the honour of leading Canada's delegation for our third Universal Periodic Review at the United Nations in Geneva....