Police Officer Who Battled Capitol Mob Slams Racist Abuse From Rioters: ‘Is This America?’

“They beat police officers with Blue Lives Matter flags," said Officer Harry Dunn.
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Boeing 777: Signs of 'metal fatigue' found on Denver plane engine

The aircraft had to make an emergency landing after its engine failed, scattering debris over homes below.
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'The View' co-host Meghan McCain complained that she doesn't know when she'll be able to get a vaccine and said Fauci should be fired

"The fact that I, Meghan McCain, co-host of  "The View," don't know when or how I will be able to get a vaccine because the rollout for my age range and my health is so nebulous, I have no idea when and how I get it," McCain said on Monday's episode of "The View." Roy Rochlin/Getty Images Meghan McCain complained she hadn't yet received the Covid-19 vaccine. She also called for the removal of Dr. Anthony Fauci from the head of Biden's Covid taskforce. Experts remain cautious about ...
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Elon Musk reveals upcoming internet speeds for Starlink service

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk has been tweeting some interesting details on expected improvements to Starlink, the company's space-based internet service.
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Facebook to Restore News Content in Australia in the ‘Coming Days’

Facebook has reversed its decision to block the sharing of news content in Australia. “After further discussions with the Australian government, we have come to an agreement that will allow us to support the publishers we choose to, including small and local publishers. We’re restoring news on Facebook in Australia in the coming days,” Campbell […]
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Canada: Critical Issues That Need To Be Addressed When Engaging A RegTech Provider - Miller Thomson LLP

Myron Mallia-Dare authors an article in the Global RegTech Buyer's Guide 2021, a comprehensive information source on the global RegTech market and supplier ecosystem to help senior management...
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Nigeria: The Companies And Allied Matters Act 2020 – What Every Director Of A Public Company In Nigeria Should Know 2.0 - Udo Udoma & Belo-Osagie

The Companies and Allied Matters Act 2020 ("CAMA 2020") was signed into law by President Muhammadu Buhari on 7th August 2020.
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Canada: Employers: The Time To Revisit Your Employment Contracts Is Now!: An Update On Waksdale And Its Impact On Termination Clauses - Robins Appleby LLP

Based on some recent cases, it is strongly recommended that employers have experienced employment lawyers review, at this time, their existing employment
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United States: ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-1240) In Certain UMTS And LTE Cellular Communication Modules - Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P

On January 19, 2021, the ITC issued a Notice of Investigation in Certain UMTS and LTE Cellular Communication Modules and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-1240).
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United States: ITC Institutes Investigation (337-TA-1241) In Certain Electrical Connectors And Cages - Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P

On January 21, 2021, the ITC issued a Notice of Investigation in Certain Electrical Connectors and Cages, Components Thereof, and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-1241).
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Canada: Significant Progress Made By Attorney General In Estate Law Changes - Pallett Valo LLP

On February 16th, Ontario's Attorney General, Doug Downey, moved for the first reading of Bill 245, the Accelerated Access to Justice Act, 2021[1].
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Nigeria: The Regulation Of Open Banking In Nigeria - Pavestones Legal

The Banking sector worldwide is undergoing major changes and the key drivers of these change are You and I. In today's world (described as the Experience Economy by Pine and Gilmore...
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Ireland: Terminating During Probation – Significant Judgement From Court Of Appeal Restores Balance - Ronan Daly Jermyn

Last year we updated employers on the risks associated with terminating employment during probation.
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Facebook 'to restore news pages in Australia'

Facebook will reverse a decision to block access to news content, Australia's government says.
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Australia news live: Facebook to restore Australian news pages; Labor pursues Morrison over Craig Kelly resignation

Social media giant reaches agreement with Australian government; Morrison faces mores questions over releasing report into what his office knew of rape allegations. Follow the latest updates liveBrittany Higgins’ partner abandons Canberra job due to fears of paybackHiggins’ rape allegation has launched five inquiries. Here’s the breakdownWhen will I get the Covid-19 vaccine in Australia?Follow our global coronavirus live blog 4.34am GMT The LNP senator James McGrath seems to be taking Craig ...
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Louisiana Parole Board Votes To Grant Rapper McKinley ‘Mac’ Phipps Clemency

The Louisiana artist has been in prison for 21 years for a crime he claims he did not commit.
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Louisiana Parole Board Votes To Grant Clemency To Rapper McKinley ‘Mac’ Phipps

The Louisiana artist has been in prison for 21 years for a crime he claims he did not commit.
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Militia member didn't meet with Secret Service before Capitol riot, her attorney now says

The lawyer's original motion raised questions about whether the Secret Service had coordinated with paramilitary groups.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Australia: Oldest rock art is 17,300-year-old kangaroo

Scientists determined the painting's age by examining ancient wasp nests around the artwork.
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Seattle Mariners president steps down after comments surface in which he disparaged baseball players

Kevin Mather made the comments to the Bellevue Breakfast Rotary Club in Washington on February 5.
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Clubhouse confirms data spillage of its audio streams

A user has been banned for streaming audio from multiple Clubhouse chatrooms onto their website.
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Fears for Rohingya stranded at sea for 10 days, as engines fail and eight die

UN calls for boat to be rescued, saying ‘immediate action’ needed to ‘prevent further tragedy’The United Nations refugee agency has called for the immediate rescue of a group of Rohingya refugees adrift in their boat in the Andaman Sea without food or water, many of them ill and suffering from extreme dehydration.The UN high commissioner for refugees (UNHCR) said it did not know the exact location of the vessel and understood that some passengers had died. The boat had left southern Bangladesh a...
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China: Regulatory changes in China benefit cosmetics industry - R&P China Lawyers

Changes to regulations in China remove red-tape & introduce clear compliance rules for efficacy claims.
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Canada's parliament says China committed genocide against Muslim minorities

Canadian lawmakers have overwhelmingly approved a non-binding motion accusing China of committing genocide against its Muslim minorities in the western region of Xinjiang, further straining ties between the two countries.
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Australia: Making a pregnant visa-holder redundant – a legal minefield - Coleman Greig Lawyers

Recent case determined whether dismissing a visa holding employee who was on parental leave was a genuine redundancy.
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United States: Monthly State Privacy Legislative Updates: January 2021 - Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

In the wake of the California voters' approval of Proposition 24, or the California Privacy Rights Act of 2020 (CPRA), a ballot initiative that expanded data privacy obligations for businesses...
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United States: How Often Is Justice Theis In The Minority In Civil Cases? - Arnold & Porter

Yesterday, we showed that Justice Garman has voted with the minority in 6.84% of her civil cases since joining the Court, slightly below Chief Justice Burke's percentage.
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'Try to honor the loss:' Why CNN aired a national memorial service for 500,000 lives lost from Covid-19

A version of this article first appeared in the "Reliable Sources" newsletter.
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United States: How Often Is Justice Garman In The Minority In Civil Cases? - Arnold & Porter

Last time, we looked at how often Chief Justice Anne Burke voted with the minority in civil cases – a proxy for how closely in sync with the philosophy of the other Justices she has been...
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Australia: How to hire employees who live overseas - LegalVision

Explanation of when the FWA will cover an overseas worker & how to comply. Also considers local industrial law which may apply.
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