Guernsey: Building An Efficient And Effective Risk Framework - Collas Crill

The risk-based approach is not a new concept, and it allows businesses to develop a proportionate risk framework based on the size,
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Charles Barkley defends John Beilein, slams 'ridiculous, unprofessional' Cavaliers players

John Beilein's short tenure with the Cleveland Cavaliers came to an end this week after just 54 games, and Charles Barkley isn't happy with the way it went down. Barkley, speaking on TNT's “Inside the NBA” on Thursday night, came at the Cavaliers players for what he saw as mistreatment toward their former coach.
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UK: Electronic Signatures Are Valid: So What's The Catch On Finance Transactions? - Gowling WLG

Electronic signatures are good news for finance transactions, as they potentially allow signatories to sign wherever they might be in the world, meaning no more unnecessary delays at completion.
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Bahamas: Ministry Of Finance Statement: European Union Removes The Bahamas From Tax Watchlist - Bahamas Financial Services Board

The Government welcomes this decision and the positive impact it should have on growth to investor confidence in the industry.
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Mulvaney Says He Often Disagrees With Trump (Just Never Publicly)

The acting chief of staff, addressing a crowd of several hundred in England, spoke freely about the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
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Mick Mulvaney Says He Often Disagrees With Trump (Just Never Publicly)

The acting chief of staff, addressing a crowd of several hundred in England, spoke freely about the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
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United States: Middle District Of Florida Dismisses Securities Fraud Action Against Foodservice Equipment Company For Failure To Plead Scienter - Shearman & Sterling LLP

On February 6, 2020, Judge James S. Moody, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida dismissed a putative class action.
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A small private jet skidded down a runway in Daytona Beach with no landing gear. No one was hurt

A small private plane slid on its belly down the main runway at the Daytona Beach Airport on Thursday, showering sparks and causing a fire.
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Canada: Flexible Boundaries: The Scope Of "Surrounding Circumstances" In Contract Interpretation - WeirFoulds LLP

The two provincial appellate court decisions discussed below provide helpful guidance in answering these questions.
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Michigan State shakes off sloppy play to beat Nebraska 86-65

As far as Tom Izzo is concerned, a 21-point win over lowly Nebraska doesn't mean everything's OK now for Michigan State. The Spartans, who have been struggling for almost a month, had a good shooting night, dominated the boards and got big contributions from reserves Gabe Brown and Kyle Ahrens in the 86-65 win Thursday. ''I can't be very excited about us even thought it looks like we shot well,'' Izzo said.
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United States: District Of Delaware Partially Sustains Securities Fraud Case Against Automotive Parts Distributor For False Sales Growth Projections - Shearman & Sterling LLP

On February .7, 2020, Judge Richard G. Andrews of the United States District Court for the District of Delaware granted in part and denied in part motions to dismiss a putative securities class action
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This animatronic Baby Yoda is seriously impressive and up for preorder now

We've already seen an incredibly lifelike $350 figure of The Child from Star Wars: The Mandalorian, and we've seen countless plush versions of the beloved and affectionately nicknamed Baby Yoda. But Hasbro and Disney are stepping up the game with an animatronic version of The Child that moves and coos.
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Disinformation dystopia: Is Big Tech prepared for the 2020 election?

One thing is near certain about the 2020 election: disinformation campaigns, both domestic and foreign, will be waged on the American electorate.
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Analysis: Is Big Tech prepared for the 2020 election?

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Malta: Public Procurement 2020 - Mamo TCV Advocates

As in previous years, Mamo TCV has been featured in the Global Legal Group's International Comparative Legal Guide to Public Procurement.
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President Trump Trashes Korean Oscar-Winner Parasite at Rally

(WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump is apparently not a fan of “Parasite,” his biggest complaint being that the movie was made in South Korea. Trump started talking about the Academy Awards during a campaign rally in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on Thursday. Parasite was named best picture, becoming the first non-English-language film to get the top honor. “What the hell was that all about?” Trump said. “We’ve got enough problems with South Korea with trade. On top of that, they give them ...
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Coronavirus: Repatriation flight for Britons on Diamond Princess delayed

Repatriating about 70 UK nationals from Japan is "logistically complicated", the embassy in Tokyo says.
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Bahamas: AIBT & BFSB Joint Response – The Bahamas Off The EU Blacklist - Bahamas Financial Services Board

Industry stakeholders welcome today's decision and the positive impact we anticipate that it will have on the financial services sector and on investor confidence generally.
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Seimone Augustus leaves Lynx after 14 seasons for Sparks

Seimone Augustus has left the Minnesota Lynx after 14 seasons to join the Los Angeles Sparks. The All-WNBA guard Augustus was a key piece of four championship teams in Minnesota, which drafted her with the first overall pick out of LSU in 2006. With Maya Moore on hiatus from the sport and Lindsay Whalen and Rebekkah Brunson retired, the Lynx are in rebuilding mode.
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UK: 4 Considerations When Introducing Employee Self-Set Pay Or Holiday - Withers LLP

We have long become used to employers offering flexible benefit schemes where employees can choose from a range of benefits to best suit their circumstances.
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'What was that all about?': Donald Trump mocks Oscars winner Parasite

'What was that all about?': Donald Trump mocks Oscars winner Parasite
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Women Will Be Hit Hard by U.K.’s New Immigration Rules, Experts Warn

With its minimum salary requirements, the new system would particularly affect female migrants, who tend to cluster in lower-paid occupations.
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UK: UK FCA Publishes Annual Sector Views Report - Hogan Lovells

The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published Sector Views, its annual report examining how each financial sector is performing.
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United States: CFTC Staff Issues Three Letters Providing LIBOR Transition Relief To Market Participants - Shearman & Sterling LLP

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has issued three no-action letters providing relief for swap transactions (and amendments to swap transactions)...
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Hayes' OT goal powers Flyers past Blue Jackets 4-3

Kevin Hayes and the Philadelphia Flyers looked at their home-and-home series with Columbus as a chance to jump-start their playoff push. Hayes scored 3:51 into overtime, and the Flyers beat the slumping Blue Jackets 4-3 on Thursday night for their second straight win against another Metropolitan Division contender. ''It's going to be a fun run if we play the right way,'' Hayes said.
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Global air traffic could fall this year for the first time in a decade

The global airline industry is facing huge financial losses and its first decline in more than a decade because of the novel coronavirus outbreak.
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Canada: What About Greenhouse Gas Emissions – Are We Going Far Enough? - Siskinds LLP

Recently, two cases State of Netherlands v Urgenda (December 20, 2019) and Juliana v. United States highlight the contradictory role of the courts as it relates to reductions in greenhouse gas emissions.
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Trump plans to name Florida official as homeland security adviser

President Donald Trump is planning to name a Florida official in charge of preparing the state for the effects of climate change as his homeland security adviser, sources familiar with the matter tell CNN.
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Firefighters Battling Blaze At Two Warehouses In Stockton

STOCKTON (CBS13) — Firefighters are battling a large warehouse fire in Stockton. According to the Stockton Fire Department, two warehouses are on fire at 430 North Aurora Street. No injuries have been reported so far. This is a developing story. Check back for updates.   
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