Experts believe Mexico's coronavirus cases could be 17 times higher than official tally

The Mexican government has said it assumes the true number of coronavirus cases in the country is eight times higher than what is officially reported, but experts believe the actual number of cases could be 17 times higher, Vox reports. As of Wednesday, Mexico has reported 38,000 coronavirus infections and close to 4,000 deaths. Funeral home directors, mayors, doctors, and former officials have said they reported deaths that haven't been reflected in the government's tally; the mayor of ...
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Uruguay: Nuevo Proyecto De Ley Sobre Teletrabajo - Galante & Martins

En el día de ayer la senadora Carmen Sanguinetti presentó ante el Parlamento un nuevo proyecto de ley que busca regular el teletrabajo, un mecanismo laboral que como hemos indicado hasta el...
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This nursing home director explains how her facility staved off coronavirus cases while a major outbreak sits miles away

Two Oregon nursing homes sit less than 20 miles apart: one is the site of a major coronavirus outbreak, the other has seen no cases at all.
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Cowboys' Stephen Jones calls Dak Prescott contract talks a 'zero sum game'

Contract talks between Cowboys and Dak Prescott have dominated the team's offseason.
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Trump Pointedly Criticizes Fauci for His Testimony to Congress

“He wants to play all sides of the equation,” the president said of the nation’s top infectious disease expert.
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Coronavirus Testing Used by the White House Could Miss Infections

A study found that the Abbott ID Now machine was less accurate when it processed short, dry swabs.
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Maurice Fayne, 'Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta' star, arrested for fraud, federal officials say

Maurice Fayne, who stars in VH1's "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta," has been arrested and charged with federal bank fraud after misusing funds from a Paycheck Protection Program ("PPP") loan, federal officials said Wednesday.
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'Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta' star, arrested for fraud, federal officials say

Maurice Fayne, who stars in VH1's "Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta," has been arrested and charged with federal bank fraud after misusing funds from a Paycheck Protection Program ("PPP") loan, federal officials said Wednesday.
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The Latest: College hoops coaches salute essential workers

Many of college basketball's top coaches and biggest rivals have teamed up with Madison Square Garden for a video on social media saluting essential workers leading the fight against the coronavirus. Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski, Michigan State's Tom Izzo and Villanova's Jay Wright are some of the big names saying thank you in the 60-second spot, most of them appearing to be in their homes or backyards. Kentucky's John Calipari and North Carolina's Roy Williams sport thi...
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United States: New Executive Order And Temporary Final Rule Defer Certain Duty Payments For Importers Suffering Significant Financial Hardship - Mayer Brown

On April 18, President Trump issued an Executive Order (the "EO") granting the Secretary of the Treasury (the "Secretary") the authority to temporarily extend the deadline for the payment of...
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NFLPA president: CBA 'no' vote would've meant different world for players

Union president JC Tretter: "‘Oh, wow, if that vote shifts 61 votes, this is a different world that we’d be living in.’"
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How expensive will air travel be after the crisis?

When the state of Florida began enacting stay-at-home measures and closing beaches in mid-March, in response to the threat of Covid-19, Miami-based real estate agent and artist Nadia Bouzid was in the middle of painting a mural inside a new hotel in Cancun, Mexico.
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READ: The full draft CDC guidelines on reopening from stay-at-home orders

Guidelines to reopening the US drafted by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that were shelved by the Trump administration are far more strict and detailed than the White House's own road map toward a return to normal, a CNN review found.
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Rep. Devin Nunes on GOP flipping California House seat, Obama officials' pursuit of Michael Flynn

California Rep. Devin Nunes, ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, joins Shannon Bream on 'Fox News @ Night.'
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Calls for dismissal of NYC health commissioner over NYPD comments

New York City's health commissioner is in hot water over remarks she reportedly made to a top cop.
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Australia: Revisiting early commercial decisions in COVID-19 and the law - Pointon Partners

Commercial decisions caused by COVID-19 have led to many early decisions being driven by income and cash flow concerns.
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CDC guidelines shelved by Trump administration spell out far stricter road map to reopening

Guidelines to reopen the US drafted by the US Centers for Disease for Disease Control and Prevention that were shelved by the Trump administration are far more strict and detailed than the White House's own road map toward a return to normal, a CNN review found.
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Child Care During Pandemic: What Options Are Available And How Parents Are Making It Work

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Normally, Leanna Ketelsen would just call up mom to watch her 10-year-old daughter Dani Grace. But during the pandemic, she’s been taking her to work with her. “Not only am I a single mom, but I am self-employed,” she said. But not all parents are in the same position as Leanna or mom Donyelle Rose, who is able to care for her kids at home while working. “They are just at that age where they are not quite old enough to be home alone,” Rose said. As more businesses begin reop...
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Canada: Insurance Issues For Directors During Covid-19 - Gowling WLG

In the era of COVID-19, Directors and Officers will have questions related to potential claims and insurance in place to protect them. This webinar is co-hosted by Gowling WLG and BFL CANADA Insurance Services.
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Who wrote this note left at the Ahmaud Arbery memorial?

An unsigned note reportedly left at the memorial where Ahmaud Arbery was killed is raising questions about who left it there and why.
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Canada: Multi-discipline M&A: What About Employment, Tax, IP And Environmental Issues (Video) - Gowling WLG

A successful M&A transaction requires a multi-faceted approach: a team of lawyers, each with expertise in specific subject areas to advise the parties on different issues at different stages of the transaction.
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UK: COVID-19 And Trade Credit Risk - Mayer Brown

COVID-19 is causing widespread disruption to businesses in all sectors. In particular, we are seeing temporary closures in the retail and leisure sectors and shutdowns of factories by...
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United States: Required Reporting For Colleges And Universities Receiving Emergency Relief Funds - Holland & Knight

Institutions of higher education (IHEs) that received emergency relief funds from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (the CARES Act) must report certain designated information...
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How expensive will air travel be after the Covid-19 crisis?

What will airfares be like when the coronavirus pandemic is contained and passengers start flying again? CNN Travel considers whether affordable air travel is over for good, or if things might one day return to "normal"
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United States: Federal Protections Against Liability For Businesses Combatting COVID‑19 - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Federal emergency authorities activated to aid in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic incorporate important protections for the businesses and individuals who are part of the nation's response...
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United States: Apply For 2.5 GHz Spectrum License Over Your Tribal Lands - Holland & Knight

Tribal governments in rural areas, with a population of 50,000 or less, have until Aug. 3, 2020, to apply for a license from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to directly access unassigned spectrum over their lands.
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Australia: Estate planning for isolation or illness - Holding Redlich

It is time to review your will or estate plan in order to manage your affairs effectively during isolation or illness.
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