Unfair trade

Last Call for 5/23/22 – A prime-time read of what’s happening in Florida politics

Last Call – A prime-time reading of what’s happening in Florida politics. First attempt Attorney General Ashley Moody announced on Monday that his office had won a $20 million judgment and lifetime ban against a consortium of shady moving companies. All of the companies involved in the settlement were owned …

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Two petrol pumps seized for delivering shorter quantity in Srinagar

Two petrol pumps seized for delivering shorter quantity in Srinagar The legal metrology service seized and registered lawsuits on Saturday against two petrol pumps for delivering a shorter amount of fuel to consumers. posted on May 21, 2022 | Author RK Online Office The legal metrology service seized …

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Council assesses Sebi penalty of Rs 1 crore, says Fortis Healthcare

In response to market regulator Sebi’s May 18 order regarding the alleged embezzlement of funds by former Fortis Healthcare (FHL) promoters, the company said the board is currently evaluating the order in detail. , in consultation with legal advisers. Fortis also noted that the order relates to …

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Unprecedented approaches to trial wave in opioid crisis litigation

Landmark verdicts and settlements have already occurred in sweeping opioid litigation against big pharma. This trend continues as these companies prepare for a massive new wave of trials in the coming weeks. Calendars from March to May in some of the nation’s most prominent courts are filled with six opioid …

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UK chicken import check delays anger vets

The UK government’s announcement to abandon the planned introduction of import controls for animals and animal products from July 1 and to develop a “new import control regime” by end of 2023 infuriated the British Veterinary Association (BVA). The BVA has repeatedly warned that delaying checks, which have already been …

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Analysis: Boris Johnson picks a Brexit fight at a very risky time

Yet the UK government has spent much of this week discussing the possibility of overriding a key part of the Brexit deal that Johnson himself brokered and signed with the bloc in 2019. The issue in question is the Northern Ireland Protocol, a safeguard that has been put in place …

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US inflation may have peaked, but the pain lingers

WASHINGTON As soaring prices undermine wage gains and hurt American families, US President Joe Biden has said tackling inflation is his top priority, but he may have limited tools to tackle the problem. class=”cf”> Biden, whose popularity has taken a hit amid the highest inflation in four decades, spoke on …

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Tanzania aims for increased job creation with multi-billion dollar Chinese investment

The huge investments in Tanzanian industries is another profitable sector that is expected to transform the Tanzanian economy exponentially. China is one of Tanzania’s main trading partners Tanzania’s industrial economy has grown over the past decade Tanzania secured $3 billion investment from Chinese firm Investing in Tanzania changes the labor …

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Consumer forum orders handbag maker to cough up ₹38,000 to charge ₹20 for company-branded carrier bag

A district consumer forum in Bandra has ordered handbag manufacturer ESBEDA to pay more than Rs. 38,000 for engaging in unfair business practices after it charged a woman Rs 20 for carrying a bag with her advertisement on it. ESBEDA (Intouch Leather House Pvt Ltd) was ordered to pay Rs …

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33 minutes with Dr. Jana Robinson – Summary of economic and financial dimensions of space security

By Viktoria Urban Jana Robinson; Photo courtesy of her Our Space Cafe WebTalk “33 minutes with Dr. Jana Robinson – Economic and Financial Dimensions of Space Security” took place on Tuesday 3 May. Dr. Jana Robinson became Director General of the Institute for Security Studies in Prague in April 2020. …

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FL consumers to receive $10.3 million refund from TurboTax settlement

FLORIDA – Thousands of Florida consumers who were unfairly charged by TurboTax, Intuit Inc. will receive restitution, according to the Florida Attorney General’s Office. Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody announced on Wednesday a settlement which includes more than $10.3 million in compensation from TurboTax owner Intuit Inc. for misleading Florida …

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Religare denies the insurance claim; Cancer patient wins ₹6.7 Lakh compensation

Bengaluru cancer patient won ₹6.7 lakh after he sued insurance company Religare for denying him medical insurance for his treatment, according to a report by Hindustan Times, Livemint’s sister publication. According to the daily, the 60-year-old cancer patient was denied medical insurance for his cancer treatment on the grounds that …

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Give investors access to reliable data on

Lugano, April 29, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Despite this, many retail investors have missed out on this opportunity as it has become increasingly difficult to bring the signal out of the noise in the industry due to fragmentation of market data. On the other hand, we have seen whales reaping …

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Chinese mobile phone maker accused of unfair trade via online stores, maker blames chip shortage

A group of cellphone retailers have accused Chinese smartphone maker Oppo of engaging in “unfair business practices by limiting a product” to online platforms and “failing to honor its commitment to support proper distribution” at outlets. physical sales outlets, an official said. The Chinese mobile phone maker, however, blamed a …

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Restraint will be impossible without critical mineral independence

To maintain a strategic advantage in the 21st century, the United States is going to need minerals, and lots of them. Where these minerals come from will have a dramatic effect on the kind of foreign policy Washington can reasonably pursue. Emerging technologies in sectors important to national security will …

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‘Misleading’ denial and contradictory policy formulation cost Philadelphia compensation in court

The insurer first said it would pay to repair a covered walkway at a student housing complex that partially collapsed during a student party on Saturday night. Then he said he wouldn’t and sent the policyholder a ‘confusing’ and ‘misleading’ denial letter that didn’t explain his change of course and …

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Wells Fargo beats lawsuit after stock owner judge’s recusal

By Emilie Ruscoe (April 18, 2022, 7:37 p.m. EDT) — Wells Fargo will not face resurrected allegations that it unfairly attempted to collect money from a Colorado landlord after the original judge of the case revealed that he unknowingly owned shares in the bank when he was presiding over the …

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Liberal budget signals shift to soon let labor groups launch trade challenges – Williams Lake Tribune

One of the country’s largest labor unions says a small change promised in the federal budget could have a big impact on efforts to prevent Canada from being flooded with cheap goods that threaten domestic industries. Once legislative changes are made, labor groups like the United Steelworkers union can launch …

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First to close, last to reopen: Bar trade denounces discrimination in Covid rules

The city’s beleaguered bar trade has cried foul over what it calls the government’s double standard in tackling the Covid pandemic, with the industry left out in the latest relaxation of social distancing measures. Ben Leung Lap-yan, founding president of Hong Kong’s Licensed Bar and Club Association, called …

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Treasury Secretary Delivers Keynote Address on Digital Asset Regulation – Three Takeaways | Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Janet Yellen, Secretary of the Treasury and former Chair of the Federal Reserve, gave a speech on digital asset policy, innovation and regulation late last week. His remarks focused on President Biden’s March Executive Order on Ensuring Responsible Development of Digital Assets (Executive Order) and the broader development of U.S. …

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Jackson, COVID and a moderate’s retirement point the partisan way of Congress

The rancor intensified in early 2016. McConnell, then the majority leader, prevented the Senate from even considering President Barack Obama’s choice of Merrick Garland to replace the late Scalia. McConnell cited the presidential election nearly nine months away, infuriating Democrats. Donald Trump was elected and eventually filled three vacancies in …

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Momofuku sues Japanese restaurant for TM violation

By Joyce Hanson (April 7, 2022, 7:51 p.m. EDT) – A brand unit of the Momofuku Group has sued a restaurant in New York federal court for claiming it illegally used the iconic “Lucky Peach” design used by the famous food and beverage company founded by top chef David Chang. …

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Idaho Subscription Law Signed by Governor – Consumer Protection

United States: Idaho Subscription Law Signed by Governor 06 April 2022 Klein Moynihan Turco LLP To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. On March 23, Governor Brad Little signed into law the Idaho Subscription Bill …

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FTC Announces Settlement with Multistate Automobile Dealership and Chief Executive Over Alleged Unauthorized Fees for Optional Products and Discrimination Against Black Applicants | Hudson Cook, LLP

STRONG POINTS: The Federal Trade Commission (FTC), in conjunction with Illinois, announced a $10 million resolution to allegations that a group of multistate auto dealers and the CEO violated the FTC Act, the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, Truth in Lending Act, and State law in relation to the sale and …

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Westport Fill-Up: it’s a gas

Last month, Governor Lamont signed emergency legislation — passed unanimously by the state Senate and House — suspending Connecticut’s excise tax on gasoline from April 1 through June 30. The state collected 25 cents per gallon. The legislation states that failure by retailers to reduce the price of gasoline per …

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Nearly half of all Indians are stuck with high-value products that have inherent flaws, survey finds

New Delhi: About 46% of Indian consumers are stuck with one or more high-value products with inherent flaws, according to a survey by community platform xyz (please check how we call it) LocalCircles. The survey also revealed that 94% of consumers want the Central Consumer Protection Authority (CCPA) to take …

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Eagles made ‘competitive offer’ for S Marcus Williams; Latest news on WR, QB Pursuits

The Eagles have signed a top defender Haason Reddick and wide receiver pascal pascal this offseason and otherwise has been mostly quiet in terms of adding outside talent. But it’s not for lack of trying. As ESPN.com’s Tim McManus (subscription required) writes, Philadelphia made an effort to sign the former …

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Sebi bars promoters of DCHL and 2 others from the securities market for up to 2 years

Capital markets regulator, Sebi, banned the promoters of Deccan Chronicle Holdings Ltd (DCHL) from accessing the securities market for a period ranging from one to two years and imposed sanctions totaling 8.20 crores of rupees for various violations. The directives passed against them by order on Tuesday …

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Impact of signing Carlos Correa with the Minnesota Twins

Thomas Shea – USA TODAY SportsThe Minnesota Twins delivered one of MLB’s biggest free agency strikes in the early hours of Saturday morning, signing All-Star shortstop Carlos Correa to a three-year contract worth $100. $105.3 million. Correa, MLB’s top free agent available in 2022, entered the offseason seeking a multi-year …

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Consumer Rights and Responsibilities Every Indian Should Know

WORLD CONSUMER RIGHTS DAY 2022: March 15 is celebrated annually as World Consumer Rights Day. This global day is observed to raise awareness of consumer rights and needs. In India, the government passed the Consumer Protection Act 1986 which spells out some basic consumer rights. On the occasion of World …

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‘Unfair’ trading system leaves East Java farmers weak against Big Tobacco – Community

Nurika Manan, Multatuli Project (The Jakarta Post) PREMIUM Lumajang, East Java ● Sun, March 13, 2022 Business relations between big tobacco companies and farmers in East Java are officially referred to as “partnerships”, but farmers say they are deeply imbalanced. Tobacco farmer Sojo couldn’t hold back his anger that day …

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SEBI fines ₹25 lakh on 5 entities

Capital markets regulator SEBI today imposed a ₹5 entities fined 25 lakh for engaging in “inauthentic trading” in stock options on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE). By issuing five separate orders, SEBI slapped ₹5 lakh fine each on Dhanwantri Suppliers Pvt Ltd, Dayanidhi Mercantile Pvt Ltd, Sanjay Agarwal HUF, Radhika …

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Laws Protect Against Certain Debt Collection Tactics

March 9, 2022 (Anchorage, AK) – Collection agents can use a variety of ways to engage with consumers to collect a debt, though Alaskans should be aware of the types of tactics that are illegal under federal and state laws. The Federal Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA) and Alaska’s Unfair …

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Linux distros fix kernel escalation flaw • The Register

In short A Linux local privilege escalation flaw called Dirty Pipe has been discovered and disclosed with proof-of-concept exploit code. The flaw, CVE-2022-0847, was introduced in kernel version 5.8 and patched in versions 5.16.11, 5.15.25, and 5.10.102. It can be exploited by a normal logged in user or a running …

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FOCUS ON SPRINGS | Carver leads bill to crack down on online sale of stolen goods | Legislature

A Colorado Springs lawmaker is championing legislation that seeks to crack down on stolen and counterfeit products being sold anonymously on online marketplaces like eBay and Facebook. If passed, House Bill 1099 would require certain third-party sellers to provide identifying information to the online marketplace they use and the person …

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Couple claim they were blindsided by vacation club fees – WFTV

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. – A New Smyrna Beach couple claimed a vacation club promised a free plane ticket, then failed to deliver, and they were billed thousands of dollars more than they they thought they had to pay. Cameron Setters said it started with a random sales call informing …

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Massachusetts auto lender agrees to pay $5.5 million to resolve claims it failed to provide compliant deficiency notices

Another auto lender recently agreed to pay millions of dollars to resolve allegations by the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office that it failed to provide compliant notices of deficiency following auto repossessions by Commonwealth consumers. A copy of the Termination Insurance entered into by Santander Consumer USA Inc. can be found …

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Derek Carr closely monitoring Raiders’ free agency plans

Article Highlights: Las Vegas Raiders quarterback Derek Carr has high hopes for the 2022 offseason The three-time Pro Bowl selection told reporters he was already considering signing a contract extension and the Silver and Black could add in free agency. If the Raiders are wise, they will extend Carr and …

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Lloyd’s wins judgment in death of nutritional supplement

A federal appeals court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit brought against Lloyd’s of London in the case of a man whose death was attributed to ingesting a dietary supplement banned by the Federal Drug Administration. The FDA had already banned DMAA, an amphetamine derivative marketed in athletic performance …

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How China is Using Tax Policies to Defend Its Rare Earth Monopoly — Quartz

China’s dominance in the global rare earth industry is formidable. It accounts for nearly 60% of the world’s total critical element mining production, controls about 85% of global processing capacity, and manufactures nearly 90% of all rare-earth permanent magnets. A key factor that has helped China establish and maintain dominance …

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A warning to franchisors? FTC Reporting Tool Adds Franchise-Specific Complaint Section – Corporate/Commercial Law

Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale United States: A warning to franchisors? FTC Reporting Tool Adds Franchise-Specific Complaint Section February 21, 2022 Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Franchisors beware: …

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Is NSE run like a private club for the benefit of a privileged few?

All of this was done under the instructions of an unknown yogi, as related in the SEBI order. Chitra Ramkrishna, the former CEO and Managing Director of NSE, was guided by a yogi residing in the Himalayas for the nomination of Anand Subramanian. Ramkrishna referred to the unknown yogi as …

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How the BOC can win the war on smuggling

A proven anti-smuggling structure (it reduced the smuggling rate by 25% and 32% at the time – twice, to be exact – it was operational) must be reinstated immediately. With the expected ratification of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP), which will allow more subsidized agricultural products to enter our …

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Trump news today: Ex-president’s first statement since accountant cut ties blames ‘vicious bullying tactics’

Stormy Daniels obliquely denies writing a statement on the Trump case Former President Donald Trump has released his first statement since his accounting firm Mazars USA severed ties. The former president’s longtime accounting firm dropped him as a client, writing in a court filing that a decade of Donald Trump’s …

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Upset bride to get Rs 50,000 refund from wedding photo company

Six months before her wedding date, Nerul resident Neha Karangutkar had hired the services of a wedding photography company for the wedding and haldi ceremonies which were to take place in March 2019. She had even rented a private yacht at India Gate for her planned pre-wedding shoot at an …

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QB-Needy teams should wait for 2023 draft, not play on first-round prospects now | Launderer’s report

Sportswire/Getty Images icon In the big B/R chart heading into the 2022 NFL Draft, there are seven quarterbacks in the top 150. That’s exactly as many as there were in 2021. The big difference? Last year, four quarterbacks were ranked in the top 10 and had ratings of 8.7 (immediate …

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10th Cir. Ruling bolsters dismissal of climate suit, Connecticut says

By Clark Mindock (February 10, 2022, 8:43 PM EST) – An appeals court ruling that remanded a Colorado weather liability lawsuit to state court is expected to guide Second Circuit decision-making for a case similarly filed by Connecticut, the state argued. Connecticut on Wednesday pointed to the recent Tenth Circuit …

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The cost of living crisis is hitting household confidence; UK trade with Germany plummets – business live | Business

Hello and welcome to our ongoing coverage of the global economy, financial markets, eurozone and business. British businesses missed a rebound in trade with Germany last year as Brexit friction and the pandemic continue to weigh on the economy. New data from the Federal Statistical Office show that UK imports …

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Warning from a retailer about deleting customer reviews

By Anne Marie Estevez, Ezra Church and Emily Kimmelman (February 7, 2022, 4:54 PM EST) – In the first announcement of its kind, the Federal Trade Commission said on January 25 that it had settled charges against Fashion Nova LLC in under FTC Section 5(a) for failing to post negative …

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Equity in “fair” trade today

A rules-based system may have increased the volume of trade, but not everyone has. The growing and diverse trade that has taken place across borders under the aegis of the World Trade Organization (WTO) since its inception in 1995 has been widely seen as desirable. Strict adherence to its fundamental …

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Protection of the innocent needed | Kuensel online

Lately, social and mainstream media have been flooded with discussions about online digital businesses. While some netizens objected, warning them of possible scams, professionals defended it as legitimate like any other business. It is feared that the company is a pyramid scheme disguised as a multi-level marketing scheme where old …

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Dark Grounds: A New Legal Norm or Just a Catchy Name? (First part) | Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

State and federal regulators have definitely put a new emphasis on tackling so-called “dark patterns” — a term attributed in 2010 to user experience expert Harry Brignull, who runs the darkpatterns.org website. Consider some of the actions of 2021: In April, the FTC held a workshop dedicated to dark patterns. …

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Trade associations call for restoration of gas supply to all industries

KARACHI: Karachi’s trade and industry associations united on Monday against what they called discrimination in gas supply, which has remained suspended for 100 days to the city’s industrial areas, and demanded that supplies be restored of all industries. The associations, at a joint press conference at the Karachi Chamber of …

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Opinion: Now is the time for real change in Britain’s food system

Over the past few decades, the UK’s agri-food supply chain has become centralized and opaque, with just 12 supermarkets controlling around 95% of a retail market worth around £200bn a year. . This has been correlated with falling farm incomes, where today, on average, UK farmers receive 8% of food …

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Sebi bans Bullmatics Advisory for unauthorized investment advisory services

NEW DELHI : Sebi on Friday banned Bullmatics Advisory and its administrators from the securities market for six months for providing unauthorized investment advisory services and ordered them to return investors’ money. Bullmatics provided investment advisory services without obtaining Sebi’s registration as an investment adviser. The directors of the company …

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9th Circuit resurrects phishing victim’s lawsuit against insurer

Pedestrians walk past the United States Court of Appeals James R. Browning Building, seat of the 9th United States Circuit Court of Appeals, in San Francisco, California. REUTERS/Noah Berger Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Fraudulent emails were a direct cause of loss under the Commercial Crime …

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Search mutual fund quotes, news, net asset values Zomato INE758T01015, ZOMATO, 543320 ICICI Bank INE090A01021, ICICIBANK, 532174 One 97 PayTM INE982J01020, PAYTM, 543396 Addiction INE002A01018, TRUST, 500325 CDS INE467B01029, SDC, 532540 Search mutual fund quotes, news, net asset values Zomato INE758T01015, ZOMATO, 543320 ICICI Bank INE090A01021, ICICIBANK, 532174 One 97 …

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Customer Says Dollar Bank Policy Should Have Ended $4 Million Scam

By Matthew Santoni (January 21, 2022, 7:14 PM EST) – A woman who was tricked into converting $4.3 million into cryptocurrency and transferring it to scammers has told a Pennsylvania state court that Dollar Bank had a policy that should have reported and stopped wire transfers, claiming this made the …

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193 unruly taxi drivers booked in a week – The Himalayan Times – Nepal’s No.1 English Daily Newspaper

KATHMANDU, JANUARY 19 Traffic police took action against 193 taxi drivers over a week-long period in the Kathmandu Valley for stealing from passengers or breaking rules. According to figures from the Metropolitan Traffic Police Division, taxi drivers booked by on-duty cops have been caught in the act of negotiating over …

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Service charge in restaurants Voluntary Not mandatory; Forced taxation is an unfair business practice: Consumer Commission

the Kolkata District Consumer Dispute Redress Forum recently ruled that restaurants cannot forcibly impose a service charge on a customer and therefore ordered the affected restaurant to return the service charge it collected from a customer along with a compensation amount. A Bench including the President Swapan Kumar Mahanty and …

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What Biden’s competitive crusade teaches us about globalization

Joe Biden has, pretty much since the start of his administration, taken a tougher stance on competition policy than any US president in memory. He has set up antitrust attorneys at the Federal Trade Commission, the Justice Department and the White House. He issued an executive order tackling corporate concentration …

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New lawsuits target cryptocurrency companies and their celebrity endorsers | Bilzin Sumberg

We have highlighted in a recent message regulators’ clear intentions to bring order to the cryptocurrency industry this year. However, the past three weeks have demonstrated that private litigants are not waiting for regulators to crack down on suspected bad actors in the crypto market. Two new high-profile lawsuits target …

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Gunsmith ‘Rust’ files legal action against ammunition supplier | Local news

A new lawsuit filed on behalf of Hannah Gutierrez Reed, the armorer of the Rust film production, accuses Albuquerque dummy ammunition supplier PDQ Arm & Prop and owner Seth Kenney of creating the circumstances that led to the shooting death of famed cinematographer Halyna Hutchins at Bonanza Creek Ranch near …

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At the WTO, China is a “developing” country: why many countries are raising concerns

China’s status as a “developing country” at the World Trade Organization (WTO) has become a controversial issue, with a number of countries worrying that the upper-middle-income nation is pulling back. advantages reserved for developing countries under WTO standards. In addition, concerns have been expressed regarding “Least Developed Country” (LDC) status, …

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Covid Price Wars Are Here, But Check If It’s Really Cheap | Latest Delhi News

The sharp rise in Covid-19 cases is once again forcing consumers to stay at home and even purchase basic necessities like fruits and vegetables in the safety of their homes The sharp rise in Covid-19 cases is once again forcing consumers to stay at home and even purchase everyday essentials …

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76% disagree with Pelosi, think members have an ‘unfair advantage’ in stock trading: poll

A poll by a conservative group found that the vast majority of Americans oppose congressional stock trading. 76% of Americans believe members of Congress have an “unfair advantage” when it comes to stocks. Pelosi recently defended this practice, claiming that “we are a market economy”. Loading Something is loading. An …

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Cambodia. Arrests of strikers could violate human rights law |

Most of the strikers were women and many of the arrests were carried out “in a violent manner,” the experts added. The arrests appeared to infringe the right to freedom of association, assembly and expression. “We also strongly condemn the manner in which the first arrests took place, after dark, …

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Retail cases to watch in 2022

By Hailey Konnath (Jan 3, 2022, 12:03 p.m. EST) – A multitude of cases are expected to occupy the retail industry in 2022, including high-stakes appeals arising from antitrust litigation on Apple and Google app stores , disputes with landlords over rent during peak COVID-19 closures and fallout from data …

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Sixers: the enigma of Matisse Thybulle

“Matisse Thybulle is a problem”. You hear this all the time from players and coaches, both the Sixers and the opposition. This is usually in reference to his stellar defensive play and the chaos he can wreak on an opposing team’s offense. And by now it should be obvious to …

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FG, private sector partner to develop a logistics hub for the commercial integration of the AfCFTA

An indigenous Nigerian company, Insight Dynamics Resources (IDR) (along with America’s largest engineering firm, AECOM) has proposed a partnership with the federal government to develop an integrated multimodal logistics system for free zone trade integration. -African Continental Exchange (AfCFTA). The company is in partnership with the Federal Ministry of Industry, …

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New Balance sued for exaggerating allegations about its “Made in USA” sneakers

New Balance proudly presents its “Made in USA” and “Made in UK” sneaker lines as its highest level of craftsmanship, but a proposed class action lawsuit alleges the former constitutes an act of false advertising. Six men filed the lawsuit in Massachusetts federal court last week and accused New Balance …

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Much Like 2021, DOJ and FTC to Remain Active in Restrictive Engagement Space | Benesch

2021 saw significant activity from both the Department of Justice (“DOJ”) and the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) in 2021. The DOJ, for example, finally acted on its warning / 2016 threat to investigate and potentially prosecute non-arrangements / poaching agreements between competitors. And, as previously commented by Benesch, the FTC …

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Thomas Mallon and William McArdle of Titan Investors sued by

NEW YORK, December 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Markets Group (www.marketsgroup.org), one of the world’s leading conference organizers in the investment management industry, has filed a complaint against two former employees for theft alleged trade secrets and use these secrets, some of them verbatim, to solicit Markets Group clients. The …

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(LEAD) SK, leader of Chey group fined 1.6 billion won over allegedly unfair business deal

(ATTN: RECASTS throughout with more details and SK statement) SEOUL, Dec. 22 (Yonhap) – The South Korean competition regulator on Wednesday announced that it has decided to impose a combined fine of SK Inc. and group leader Chey Tae-1.6 billion won (1.3 million won). dollars) for allegations that the company …

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Brokers urge government to impose timetable on Sebi for issuing show cause notices

Ahead of the Union budget, the stockbrokers association Anmi urged the government to prescribe a deadline for Sebi for issuing justification notices and to reduce the minimum fine for small investors to Rs 1 lakh against Rs 5 lakh currently for breach of market rules. Currently, the Securities and Exchange …

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Consumer forum orders INOX to pay viewer ₹ 1 lak

Finding that delay in showing a film while showing commercial advertisements is an unfair business practice, a district consumer commission ordered INOX Leisure Private Limited to pay ₹ 1 lakh in punitive damages and damages. mention the actual time at which the film will be shown. Hyderabad District Consumer Dispute …

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UK proposes to maintain trade measures for biodiesel

On December 15, the UK Trade Remedies Authority proposed to maintain the current anti-dumping and countervailing measures on monoalkyl fatty acid ester (FAME) biodiesel for an additional five years, but to remove the current similar measures. in place for the renewable diesel produced. from paraffinic gas oil resulting from synthesis …

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B2B alert: New illegal terms in the food sector

It is quite normal for everyone to find their favorite products in the supermarket. Unfortunately, this sometimes hides a difficult relationship between suppliers and their customers. Often the sourcing of these products is the result of tough negotiations between supermarkets and their suppliers. Several recent press articles and documentaries have …

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Cincinnati CBP seizes fake jewelry and scarves valued at over $ 3 million

CINCINNATI—On November 30, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Cincinnati seized a shipment containing counterfeit designer jewelry and scarves. The fakes, which originated in China, would have been worth a total of $ 3.09 million if they had been genuine. Cincinnati CBP seized counterfeit designer braceletslike these and …

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The “reasonable” billing formula called into question | Ahmedabad News

Ahmedabad: A consumer commission in Ahmedabad asked insurance companies how they define “reasonable and customary charges” for deductions from health insurance claims, when there is no strict formula to standardize charges fees and medical services, which vary in each hospital. With this question, the Consumer Dispute Redressal Commission of Ahmedabad …

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The Ocean Shipping Reform Act passed in the United States House of Representatives

The Ocean Shipping Reform Act was recently passed by the United States House of Representatives by 364-60. The bill is the first major overhaul of federal regulations for the global shipping industry in over 30 years and resolves the supply chain crisis and protects South Dakota’s agricultural exporters from unfair …

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OYO Rooms penalized for refusing to occupy Ludhiana’s complainant

For refusing to occupy rooms in a hotel booked by the complainant through the OYO Rooms website, the District Consumer Disputes Recovery Commission, Ludhiana, ordered Ludhiana to pay. ??20,000 indemnities with ??5,000 litigation costs for the complainant. Kulwant Singh (52) of Guru Nanak Colony, Ludhiana, in his complaint against OYO …

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Chikkadpally Chandana brothers fined Rs. 1L for incomplete invoice issuance

Hyderabad: The District Consumer Dispute Resolution Commission has asked the Chandana Brothers jewelers of Chikkadpally to pay a fine of Rs. 1 lakh for issuing an invoice to a customer without mentioning their name. He was also asked to pay the customer Rs. 50,000 for non-reimbursement of Rs. 85,000 for …

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The ‘Chinese shock’ still shakes the world as it grapples with the future of commerce

(Bloomberg) – Twenty years after China’s accession to the World Trade Organization, governments around the world are wondering how to handle the heavy weight of exports over the next two decades. Bloomberg’s Most Read While it is widely accepted, even by those who brought China into the global trade tent, …

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Update on the latest cases:

FINANCIAL MARKETS Stocks collapse after gloomy jobs report, as markets hover NEW YORK (AP) – Wall Street is collapsing after a mixed reading on jobs in the United States, a reading investors said was difficult to parse, in the latest episode of market dizzying trading. The S&P 500 was down …

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Moderna executive says company may have Omicron booster ready in March, Health News, ET HealthWorld

By Michael Erman and Julie Steenhuysen NEW YORK, – Moderna Inc could have a COVID-19 recall targeting the Omicron variant tested and be ready to seek clearance in the United States as early as March, the company’s president said on Wednesday. Moderna President Stephen Hoge said he believed that booster …

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The rainbow trout recommendation is maintained

On Tuesday, November 30, the Secretary of State for International Trade announced that the TRA recommendation on imports of Turkish rainbow trout would be maintained and that the trade remedy measure on these goods would remain in place. You can read the TRA’s final decision on this matter in its …

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Tickets reserved, but trains not available; Frustrated UTS Application Users | Hubballi News

Hubballi: The “Unreserved Ticketing System (UTS)” application launched a few years ago by Indian Railways has been extremely beneficial for train travelers, helping them to book tickets in compartments not reserved for journeys last minute, renew railway cards and buy platform tickets, without having to wait in line for their …

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Amazon Black Friday greeted by climate activists, strikes in Europe, Retail News, ET Retail

TILBURY: England – Climate activists targeted 15 Amazon depots across Europe on “Black Friday” and the world’s largest e-commerce company also faced protests from workers and delivery drivers in Germany, France and Italy. Seattle-based Amazon faces criticism from climate activists who say excessive consumption harms the environment, while union alliance …

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Satterfield’s lawyer files response to Murdaugh’s motion for gag order

Incarcerated lawyer Alex Murdaugh’s “fatally flawed” demand to be abandoned as a defendant in the Gloria Satterfield The civil lawsuit is “akin to the reorganization of the deckchairs on the Titanic – that won’t change the outcome,” lawyers for the surviving sons of Satterfield wrote on Tuesday in response to …

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China is more of a risky competitor than a distant global rival of the United States (Report)

Tensions between the US and China are not easing as the Biden administration pushes Donald Trump’s strict Beijing policy forward and turns it into one-on-one competition with the Asian country, report says . The Hong Kong Post, in an opinion piece, said the Biden administration viewed China as a riskier …

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At the top with Biden, Xi overplayed his hand, containing him is the only option now

It is debatable how timely it was for President Biden to have insisted on a virtual meeting with President Xi at this point. What he hoped to realistically achieve is unclear, knowing the assumptions behind Xi’s policies, consolidating his power internally with his status elevated to that of Mao and …

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om: Unfair to link WTO reforms to S&DT, according to Piyush Goyal

Trade and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Thursday that linking World Trade Organization reforms to special and differential treatment (S&D), given to poor and developing countries, was “unfair” and that the business organization needed to re-evaluate the way it did business. . At an event organized by the Confederation …

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Unwritten Antitrust Law Unfair Competition Rules

Does the Sherman Act “really protect competition, not competitors”? A review of the case law reveals a more nuanced picture, in which the courts do not indiscriminately protect competition, but rather restrict certain forms of competition that they consider unfair. The FTC should codify and strengthen these implicit standards. Is …

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How Washington could fight record inflation in the United States

Published on: 11/15/2021 – 18:56Amended: 11/15/2021 – 18:54 Washington (AFP) – As US prices rise at a rate not seen in decades, President Joe Biden’s administration is looking for ways to turn the tide. From easing tariffs on China to tackling the semiconductor shortage, Washington could take many steps to …

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5 Best Unfair Termination Lawyers in Sacramento, CA

Below is a list of the top unfair dismissal lawyers in Sacramento. To help you find the best wrongful termination lawyers located near you in Sacramento, we’ve put together our own list based on this list of review points. Top Sacramento Unfair Dismissal Lawyers: The Top Rated Unfair Termination Lawyers …

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Procter & Gamble sued for possible benzene in antiperspirants

A customer hit Procter & Gamble Co. with a proposed class action lawsuit in Florida federal court alleging the consumer products company failed to disclose that Old Spice and Secret antiperspirants may contain benzene, a human carcinogen. Tova Bryski Alleges She Has Purchased Secret Antiperspirant Products “On Dozens Of Occasions” …

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Major change in New York could help Nets’ Kyrie Irving

NBA Analysis Network The Brooklyn Nets have been without playmaker Kyrie Irving to start the 2021-22 NBA season. Irving remains without a COVID-19 vaccine, making him ineligible to play in games at Barclays Center and Madison Square Garden. Not wanting a part-time player on the team, the Nets decided that …

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California Fast Food Workers March to Support Anti-Franchisor Legislation | Lewitt hackman

According to Los Angeles Times, fast food workers at McDonald’s restaurants in Los Angeles, Oakland, Sacramento, San Diego and San Jose plan to quit their jobs on November 9 to support the passage of California Assembly Bill 257, on Fast Food Restaurant Responsibility and Restoration Act, also known as Fast …

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Hyderabad court tells Apollo hospitals to stop taking registration fees

Hyderabad: A consumer court ordered Apollo hospitals to pay a plaintiff 10,000 rupees for charging a registration fee, which it called an unfair trade practice. The major healthcare player has also been asked to pay Rs 3,000 in litigation costs. The ruling by the District Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission – …

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US agrees to ease Trump-era tariffs on EU steel and aluminum

Ed Steiner places an identification tag on one of the many reels of recycled metal shipped to manufacturers to be made into products such as nails, fences and springs at the Co-Steel mini-factory in Perth Amboy, NJ L The Biden administration announced an agreement on Saturday with the European Union …

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FTC Restores Criminal Offenses Authority to Issue Opinions Regarding Approvals and Money-Making Opportunities | Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

In October 2021, the FTC sent out three different notices of criminal offenses1 to nearly 2,000 companies, warning them against deceptive and unfair practices in the education market; customer endorsements, testimonials and reviews; and lucrative businesses. In each case, potential civil monetary penalties of up to $ 43,792 are at …

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2 Ohio abortion clinics could close after Senate changes bill: Capitol Letter

Rumblings of the rotunda Closure of clinics: The Ohio Senate has passed a bill that would require physicians and other medical personnel performing abortions to provide life-saving care if a fetus survives an abortion. Hours before the full Senate voted on the bill, a Senate committee added an amendment that …

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Now sell counterfeit stoves, helmets or gas cylinders

Image source: PTI / REPRESENTATION (FILE). Now sell counterfeit cookers, helmets or gas cylinders. The Center on Tuesday announced the launch of a nationwide campaign to prevent the sale of counterfeit and counterfeit products that violate quality control orders, as its violation is a recognized offense under relevant sections of …

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European Commission publishes a proposal for a generalized scheme of preferences for the EU | Hogan Lovells

What is SPG? The GSP is a trade and development policy instrument that has been in place in the EU since 1971. It eliminates or reduces import tariffs to allow easier access to the EU market for goods exported from developing countries. eligible development. These tariff preferences are conditional on …

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REX NELSON: A 30th anniversary

Last Tuesday marked the 30th anniversary of the first issue of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. My memories of the Great Little Rock Newspaper War remain so vivid that they don’t seem so distant. I had worked at the Arkansas Democrat as a sports reporter, assistant sports editor, and Washington correspondent for …

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India will take reciprocal action wherever it faces unfair global trade treatment: Goyal

India will take reciprocal action if it is treated unfairly or unfairly in trade practices, Union Trade and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal said on Friday at the Institute’s 54th Convocation Indian Foreign Trade in New Delhi. He said that there are many non-tariff barriers that need to be overcome. Non-tariff …

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The U.S.-Chinese tariff failure of 2019 – SupChina

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Fantasy Football Week 7 Mailbag: Aid for Trade, buy running backs, what to do with AJ Brown, Robert Woods

It’s week 7 and your Fantasy Football roster is a bit of a mess. Injuries and the weeks off have taken their toll on the landscape this week, and you might panic. Maybe you are 2-4 and now you have to play without multiple starters in a game where you …

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You Might Need to Rework Your Non-Competitors – Chicago Business Attorney Blog – October 19, 2021

Illinois Freedom to Work Act Illinois Employers who wish to protect their trade and trade secrets by using restrictive employment contracts will find new hurdles to overcome. Enforcement of non-compete and non-solicitation agreements, designed to erect roadblocks to prevent former employees from gaining an unfair advantage because of their exclusive …

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