Latest Court of Appeal Stories

2014-12-04 12:30:41

LONDON, December 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Google returns to the English courts on Monday, determined to prevent British consumers from continuing a legal action which accuses

2010-12-15 13:40:00

The Obama administration said on Tuesday that it would appeal a federal judge's ruling that a key provision of the landmark health care reform law was unconstitutional.

2010-11-29 06:00:00

NANJING, China, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Sunergy Co., Ltd.

2010-03-26 16:04:00

Advocates Say 'Intentionally Dishonest' Is Par for the Course for Prop 17 Sponsor Mercury SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mercury Insurance's treatment of its policyholder Amerigraphics, a printing and graphics business in Sherman Oaks, California, was "despicable" according to a Court of Appeal ruling issued earlier this week.

2010-02-12 07:00:00

VANCOUVER, Feb. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Western Coal Corp. (TSX: WTN, WTN.DB & WTN.WT and AIM: WTN) ("Western") announces the British Columbia Court of Appeal ("Court") has rendered a decision on the Company's royalty dispute with two former directors and officers of the Company.

2008-06-18 09:00:16

By Robert Verkaik Law Editor Abu Qatada, the Islamist preacher known as Osama bin Laden's "right-hand man in Europe" was released from prison last night.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.