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2014-07-23 23:14:30

The case against high frequency trading or HFT in the United States futures markets gets a lot more specific alleging specific instances of fraud, a two-tiered marketplace and preferential treatment by the world's largest futures exchanges towards favored players. Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 A completely revised complaint was filed today in federal court in the Northern District of Illinois in the case of Braman et. al v. The CME Group, Inc (Case #14-cv-2646)- the first...

2014-07-23 23:14:27

The following statements by health care and legal experts at The Heartland Institute about the U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit ruling on Obamacare on Tuesday may be used for attribution. CHICAGO, IL (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The U.S. Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit on Tuesday ruled in Halbig v. Burwell (No. 14 -5018) (read the decision here) that those who participate in the federal exchange under the Affordable Care Act are not eligible for subsidies under Obamacare. The...

2014-07-23 23:14:19

US Federal Contractor Registration (USFCR) is releasing highly regarded data showing the increase of federal contracts in Indiana. Currently, after reviewing the federal marketplace for available solicitations, US Federal Contractor Registration has found 138 contracting opportunities/awards in the state of Indiana. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 US Federal Contractor Registration (USFCR) is releasing highly regarded data showing the increase of federal contracts in Indiana....

2014-07-23 23:13:59

Michael P. Cogan was recently appointed as co-chairperson of the Medical Negligence Committee of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Michael P. Cogan – partner with the Chicago law firm Cogan & Power, P.C. – was recently appointed as co-chairperson of the Medical Negligence Committee of the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA), the largest group of attorneys in Illinois representing victims of personal injury, medical negligence, and...

2014-07-23 23:13:10

Avoiding, adjudicating, and litigating legal cases in the challenging climate of medical malpractice. Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 The medical and legal fields are closely intertwined. Medical malpractice costs thousands of lives and causes thousands of nonfatal injuries every year, and after-the-fact legal remedies are the only way for medical malpractice victims to obtain compensation from negligent caregivers. But the modern healthcare arena is rapidly evolving, and with it,...

2014-07-23 23:02:01

The Firm is representing numerous clients in DePuy Pinnacle lawsuits who allegedly suffered serious complications related to a metal-on-metal version of the DePuy Pinnacle Hip Replacement System. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 Thousands of DePuy Pinnacle hip lawsuits (http://www.depuypinnacle-lawsuit.com/) continue to move forward in a federal multidistrict litigation underway in U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas, Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports. According to an...

2014-07-23 23:01:17

Law enforcement, local police departments and government agencies can now link to multiple data streams in real time. Complex cases are now solved with easy access to reliable data feeds that include affiliations, people, relatives, neighbors, businesses, voter registration, work history, associates and common residency. Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 LP Police, America's #1 person and cell phone search database for government agencies & law enforcement, is proud to...

2014-07-23 23:01:05

The Firm is evaluating potential legal claims on behalf of women who allegedly experienced the spread of uterine sarcoma and other cancers due to uterine morcellation New York, New York (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 A new study has uncovered additional evidence that the use of a power morcellator (http://www.injurybeacon.com/power-morcellator/) during minimally invasive hysterectomies can spread undetected uterine sarcoma and other cancers throughout a woman’s body, Bernstein Liebhard LLP...

2014-07-23 16:24:54

Former Editor-in-Chief Charges Newton Daily News and Shaw Media, Inc., with Unlawful Religious Discrimination, Retaliation NEWTON, Iowa, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Liberty Institute, attorneys for Bob Eschliman, the former Newton Daily News editor-in-chief, filed and official charge of discrimination with the United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC). After unlawfully terminating Eschliman's employment, the president of Shaw Media explained in...

2014-07-23 16:24:25

SAN FRANCISCO, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- We applaud the efforts of New York City law enforcement that have resulted in the arrests today of several individuals accused of illegally accessing and misusing valid StubHub accounts. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140723/129938 In 2013, StubHub was alerted to a small number of accounts that had been illegally taken over by fraudsters. Since then, StubHub has been working in close collaboration with law enforcement agencies...

Latest Law Crime Reference Libraries

2010-09-29 14:57:36

A tape drive is a storage device that reads and writes data on a magnetic tape. It is mostly used for offline, archival data storage. Tape media is generally cost efficient and has a long archival strength. In contrast to a disk drive which provides random access storage, a tape drive provides sequential access storage. This takes the tape drive a substantial amount of time between winding tape between reels and reading individual data, which is much longer than a disk drive. Consequently,...

2009-04-28 16:36:07

Chicago police sergeant, Louis R. Vitullo, focused his career in the city's crime lab and eventually because chief microanalyst. He created an organized method by which to collect and analyze evidence in sexual assault cases. The tools necessary to follow this process are all contained together in a standardized kit, originally called a Vitullo kit. Today, they are more commonly referred to as SAEK or rape kits. Louis Vitullo died on January 3, 2006 at Good Shepherd Hospital in...

2007-07-16 13:36:43

The Cape Lion, Panthera leo melanochaitus, is an extinct wild subspecies of lion. The Cape Lion was not the only subspecies in South Africa, and its range is unclear. It was primarily found in Cape Province around Cape Town. The last Cape Lion seen in the province was killed in 1858. There are claims of people today that have captive Cape lions, although it is unclear how pure bred these are as many lions that are kept in captivity have been crossbred with many other dark-haired lions....

2007-04-13 19:49:32

The Death Valley pupfish, Cyprinodon salinus salinus, is a species of fish that is the last known survivor of what is thought to have been a large ecosystem of fish species that lived in Lake Manly which dried up at the end of the last ice age leaving the present day Death Valley in California. The pupfish is adapted to the shallow, hot, salty water of a particular part of Salt Creek that flows above ground year-round, and is also sometimes referred to as Salt Creek Pupfish. A subspecies...

2006-12-28 14:03:39

The black-headed spider monkey, Ateles fusciceps, is a species of spider monkey. It is a type of New World monkey, from Central and South America. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador and Panama.

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