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When are leading hotels not simply good, well-known hotels? Are trademarks stealing our English language? (Popularity: )
In March 2005, a trademark infringement claim filed in Paris by The Leading Hotels of the World Ltd resulted in a judgment ordering transfer of the domain name leadinghotels.com from Online Travel Group to The Leading Hotels of the World Ltd. However, the Australian registrar of the domain name has refused transfer of the domain on the basis that it is not governed by French law and in particular because ...

Federal Court Prohibits Laddcap From Taking Any Action on Consents (Popularity: )
Delcath Systems, Inc. (Nasdaq: DCTH) announced today that a federal court has temporarily prohibited Laddcap Value Partners LP and certain related entities (the "Ladd Defendants") from taking any action based on consents that they may obtain as part of their consent solicitation. As previously announced, Delcath commenced a lawsuit against the Ladd Defendants for alleged violations of the federal securities laws. The lawsuit alleges that the Ladd Defendants have made ...

Federal Appeals Court Rules for IBM in Major Pension Plan Case (Popularity: )
The United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit ruled today that IBM's pension plan formula is both lawful and age-neutral. This closely-watched case, which challenged the legality of cash balance pension plans, is the first of its kind to reach the federal appeals courts. The decision reversed a prior trial court ruling that cash balance plans are inherently unlawful. The Seventh Circuit noted that the decision whether to ...

Court of Appeals Upholds VimpelCom's Acquisition of Ukrainian Radio Systems (Popularity: )
Open Joint Stock Company "Vimpel-Communications" ("VimpelCom" or the "Company") (NYSE: VIP) today announced that the Court of Appeals affirmed the May 15, 2006 ruling by the Moscow Arbitration Court in favor of VimpelCom in one of the lawsuits filed by Telenor East Invest AS. VimpelCom is pleased with the ruling, which once again upholds the validity of the September 2005 shareholder vote that approved VimpelCom's acquisition of CJSC "Ukrainian Radio ...

War in Iraq: Attorney Discovers Revolutionary Way to End Coalition Casualties and Restore Peace (Popularity: )
The war in Iraq has caused more than 2500 Iraq coalition casualities and an estimated 30,000 to 100,000 Iraqi civilian deaths. There does not seem to be any end in sight to the Iraq war and American troops do not appear to be in a position to come home. the root of any conflict lies in the craving for justice for wrongs done to one, actual or perceived. The online ...

Delcath Systems Announces Laddcap's Withdrawal of Request for Special Meeting of Shareholders (Popularity: )
Delcath Systems,Inc. (Nasdaq: DCTH) today announced that Laddcap Value Partners LP, a 10 percent holder of the Company's outstanding common stock, has agreed to withdraw its requests for a special meeting of Delcath's shareholders. In addition, both Delcath and Laddcap have agreed to dismiss without prejudice the litigation against Delcath commenced on June 6, 2006 in the Chancery Court of the State of Delaware relating to Laddcap's demand to inspect ...

Governor Rendell Signs Execution Warrants (Popularity: )
Governor Edward G. Rendell today signed warrants for the execution by lethal injection of Lester Fletcher, Philadelphia County, and Samuel B. Randolph, Dauphin County. Fletcher's execution is scheduled for Tuesday, August 15; Randolph's for Thursday, August 17. Fletcher, 38, was convicted of two first-degree murders in the February 2001 killings of David Otto and Kenneth Schofield. He was formally sentenced on August 22, 2002. The Pennsylvania Supreme Court affirmed Fletcher's ...

35,000 GM Hourly Employees Participate in Attrition Program (Popularity: )
General Motors Corp. (NYSE: GM) took another important step today in the turnaround of its North American operations, announcing that approximately 35,000 hourly employees (33,800 UAW-represented and 1,200 IUE-CWA-represented) have agreed to participate in the accelerated attrition program. Coupled with the hourly workforce reduction of 6,500 in 2005 and estimated replacements, including Delphi flowbacks, GM expects to reach its target of reducing 30,000 manufacturing jobs by Jan. 1, 2007 , ...

Federman & Sherwood Announces That a Securities Class Action Lawsuit Has Been Filed Against CSK Auto Corporation (Popularity: )
On June 9, 2006, a class action lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Arizona against CSK Auto Corporation (NYSE: CAO). The complaint alleges violations of federal securities laws, Sections 10(b) and 20(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and Rule 10b-5, including allegations of issuing a series of material misrepresentations to the market which had the effect of artificially inflating the market ...