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2011-04-01 00:14:17

Joseph D. Curd, attorney with Curd, Galindo & Smith, LLP Announced Today that His Clients' $2.4 Million Judgment Was Upheld by the Court of Appeals. Los Angeles, CA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 31, 2011 The Court of Appeals of the State of California Second Appellate District, in the case entitled B Five Corp v. Morris et al Case No. B220616 affirmed the $2.4 million judgment. On March 7, 2011 a three justice panel issued an appellate decision upholding Mr. Curd's clients' $2.4 Million judgment...

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. "We intend to appeal the district court's ruling in Virginia to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals," a spokesman for the Department of Justice told AFP. Judge Henry Hudson of the Eastern District Court in Richmond, Virginia, found on Monday that the new law's mandate that Americans must buy insurance or pay a fine goes...

2010-11-29 06:00:00

NANJING, China, Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- China Sunergy Co., Ltd. (Nasdaq: CSUN) ("China Sunergy" or the "Company") a leading solar cell and module manufacturer based in Nanjing, China, today announced that the Company had received updated court proceeding with regard to the dispute with REC Wafer Norway AS ("REC Wafer"). In a ruling made by the Supreme Court of the People's Republic of China on November 5, 2010, the Court denied the appeal filed by REC Wafer and made the final...

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. Mercury Insurance is the sponsor and 99% funder of Proposition 17 on the June ballot, which would give auto insurance companies a new way...

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. The Court has granted the Company's appeal, in part. The effect of the decision is to reduce the rate of royalty payable by 40%. Further information on the royalty dispute can be found in the Company's fiscal...

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. The Palestinian-Jordanian preacher, who was jailed in a clampdown on terror suspects in 2002 but not charged during his six years in custody, was granted bail under the terms of a strict 22-hour curfew. Last month he won an appeal against his deportation to Jordan amid concerns that evidence gained from torture could be used against him...

Word of the Day
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'