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If, at any time, you would like to update any of your subscription details, please complete this form with your amended details. The High Court in Department of Corrections v Decmil Construction NZ Ltd NZHC 2976 has granted leave for arbitration to proceed between the Department of Corrections and an insolvent construction company. However, the Appeal Court agreed with the District Court Judge, holding that the transfers were not “for value”. The Bankruptcy Code defines “value” as property or the satisfaction of a right to payment or remedy. The Court affirmed that for SIPA liquidations, investors cannot have property rights in fictious profits, only in their principal investment. Moreover, the transfer of those fictious profits does not satisfy a right to payment as only the return of the principal investment or the payment of an investor’s net equity could satisfy the right.

  • Key proposals include permitting the electronic filing or sending of documents, the serving of documents between parties electronically and the use of digital and other electronic signatures for court-related documents.
  • Following graduation, he worked for the Philadelphia Police Department for 16 years, holding positions as a patrol officer, detective, narcotics officer, instructor at the Philadelphia Police Academy, and Department Advocate.
  • He served as a member of the Curriculum Committee on the Municipal Police Officers Education and Training Committee.
  • Development of Oil and Natural Gas in Indonesia Indonesia’s oil and gas sector is governed by Law No. 22 of 2001 regarding Oil and Gas.

It brings you quick, access to the library catalogue and value added legal information sources. The Home Office has issued new right-to-work guidance as the Brexit transitional arrangements for EU workers in the UK came to an end on 30 June 2021. The users of Scimago Journal & Country Rank have the possibility to dialogue through comments linked to a specific journal. The purpose is to have a forum in which general doubts about the processes of publication in the journal, experiences and other issues derived from the publication of papers are resolved. For topics on particular articles, maintain the dialogue through the usual channels with your editor.

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As a taxpayer’s federal tax burden is often much larger than their state or local tax burden, this means that the bulk of the benefits of the OZ Program still remain available for residents of New York State or New York City. However, such taxpayers should be aware that the decoupling caused by the Budget will likely increase the complexity of their tax filings, and should work with their tax advisors to ensure that city, state, and federal rules are properly followed. By way of example, if an individual sold stock held for at least one year in 2021 and thereby generated $1 million of gains, these gains would typically be subject to tax. Finally, any gain on investments in opportunity zones held for at least ten years is entirely excluded from gross income for tax purposes as a result of 26 U.S.C. Secs. Generally, to take advantage of the OZ Program, investments are made in qualified opportunity zone funds (“QOFs”), which are established as corporations or partnerships to permit taxpayers to take advantage of the OZ Program benefits by investing in opportunity zones and following certain rules.

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The Kentucky School Boards Association was established in 1936 and represents 862 school board members from across the Commonwealth to provide superior service, support and training, aiding in the effort of providing the best education possible for public school students across Kentucky. In part II, you’ll learn recent updates, changes, and addendums to the laws, regulations, legal definitions, and forms that apply to real estate practice in Texas. These courses focus on the latest ethical and legal knowledge for real estate practice in the state of Texas. In part I, you’ll review ethical requirements for real estate agents, explore your duties in an agency relationship, examine your fiduciary responsibilities to your client and the law, and learn how to deal with conflicts of interest. NO&T’s English language newsletter “NO&T Thailand Legal Update” is written by Asian Thai qualified lawyers to provide updates on laws and legal practices focusing on Thailand, mainly for companies doing business or making investment in Thailand. The government has today published a code of practice for commercial property relationships, seeking to codify what should be existing good practice between commercial landlords and their tenants during these extremely difficult times for businesses on both sides.

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It draws heavily from the consultation process between BWI and the Ministry of Manpower on the meaning and applicability of the new rules as well as a series of public dissemination sessions done by the Ministry. The Convention, a multilateral international treaty that seeks to facilitate the service of documents by a party in a signatory state on a party in another signatory state, now has 75 Contracting Parties. Nicaragua’s adherence to the Convention should simplify both the process of serving foreign parties connected to Nicaraguan litigation and the summonsing of Nicaraguan parties involved in foreign proceedings. Taiwan has established a new “Grand Chamber” to enhance the consistency in the interpretation of statutes in court decisions. The Grand Chamber replaces the “Precedent and Resolution” system of harmonizing conflicting legal interpretations, which was criticized for being detached from the underlying facts of the case and for lacking transparency.