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2013-08-15 23:02:13

Steven Rinehart, representing the respondent in a UDRP domain name dispute, defeats Nintendo in trademark infringement case involving Wii marks. Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 Nintendo of America, manufacturer of the well-known Wii U gaming console, was defeated in its bid to seize the domain name wiiu.com before the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva, with website attorney Steven Rinehart representing the respondent in the UDRP case. The decision*...

2013-08-13 23:00:11

"As an organization our fundamental principles and Global Code of Ethics for Tourism support the right to be free from 'discrimination',” Stated Mr. Leslie. Phoenix, Arizona (PRWEB) August 14, 2013 In an open letter to its members and member countries, Edwin W. Leslie, President & CEO of Leslie Hospitality Consulting has asked the United Nations World Tourism Council Members to put forth a referendum at its upcoming August 24, 2013 meeting in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe...

2013-08-06 23:20:35

The United Nations Foundation announced today the journalists selected to participate in the 2013 Global Issues Press Fellowship program in New York City. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 The United Nations Foundation announced today the journalists selected to participate in the 2013 Global Issues Press Fellowship program in New York City. The fellowship will run from September 22-25, during this year’s UN General Assembly and the high-level events including the Social Good...

2013-08-06 23:03:59

Starseed Films is a Metaphysical film company created by Michael Perlin. With the release of his popular new age film, "3 Magic Words" he introduces The Declaration of Consciousness, calling for countries to settle their disputes based on inalienable universal human rights, non-violence, the ending of all war and encouraging love of all people regardless of their race, religion or country as well as the protection of our planet. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 06, 2013 We have...


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Earth Day
2012-04-23 12:12:49

Earth Day is a day early each year on which events are held to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth’s natural environment. It is now coordinated worldwide through the Earth Day Network, founded by Dennis Hayes, and is celebrated in more than 175 countries every year. The United Nations designated April 22 as International Mother Earth Day in 2009, and will continue to be held each year on April 22 through at least 2015. The name and concept of Earth Day was allegedly...

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Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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