Legal Services

Oops, Wells Fargo Did It Again

By<p>July 20, 2018 10:27 a.m. ET<p>Remember back when Wells Fargo (WFC) opened millions of accounts for customers without their knowledge or consent? Well, …

Wells Fargo

Veterans One-stop Center of WNY offers on-site legal services

Veterans and their families will now have access to on-site legal services at the Veterans One-Stop Center of WNY. The Veterans One-stop Center …

Human Rights

Legal dispute between ferry services stalls new service

A lengthy legal battle is preventing a high-speed ferry service from getting up and running on Rhode Island's Block Island.<p>The service between the …

Business

UIC, John Marshall Law School join forces to create Chicago’s only public law school | Gary

<b>By UIC Today</b><p>The board of trustees of both the University of Illinois and The John Marshall Law School have voted to create UIC John Marshall Law …

University of Illinois

NCAA to study possible effects of widespread legal wagering

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The NCAA plans to study how the expansion of legalized betting could affect college athletics and member schools.<p>The NCAA …

New Jersey

Eskom dismisses head of legal Suzanne Daniels

Eskom’s head of legal and compliance Suzanne Daniels has been dismissed following a disciplinary hearing where she was found guilty of all four …

Business (South Africa)

Business Bulletin Board

<b>AWARDS</b><p>The Washington University Gary M. Sumers Recreation Center project won the Society for College and University Planning Merit Award in the …

Washington University

Bar regulator bows to council pressure on governance shake up

Bar representative body the Bar Council has exerted its authority over regulator the Bar Standards Board (BSB), persuading it to scale back its …

Law (UK)

Finalise construction workers' welfare scheme by September 30: SC to Centre

On July 3, the apex court had pulled up the Centre for not uploading the draft of the welfare scheme on the labour ministry website and had dubbed …

India News

House of Fraser faces legal challenge from landlords over store closure plan

House of Fraser’s plan to save the business by shutting half its stores has been hit with a legal challenge from property landlords.<p>A group of landlords have filed a petition in the Scottish courts claiming they have been treated unfairly through the department store chain’s restructuring plan.<p>The …

Business

Legal advisers on Comcast's £25.9bn Sky bid to share up to £45m in fees

This premium content is reserved for<br>Legal Week Subscribers.<p>Subscribe today to get ALL ACCESS and 15% off!<p><b>A premium subscription gives you access to</b> …

Law (UK)

South Florida Legislators Tour Homestead Facility Holding Immigrant Children

<b>Follow CBSMIAMI.COM:</b> <b>Facebook | Twitter</b><p>MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A bipartisan mix of elected officials finally made their way into the Homestead detention …

Florida

2018 Finalists

Mayo Clinic Shared Value Award<p>2018 Finalists<p>The Mayo Clinic Shared Value Award provides up to $50,000 for a collaborative project that represents a …

Mental Health

Criticism of Salesforce's border protection deal highlights the million dollar question around corporate activism

One consequence of taking highly-public ethical stands in the emerging age of the Citizen CEO is that there will always be those who demand more and …

Human Rights

Landlords in legal challenge to House of Fraser rescue

<b>A group of landlords is going to court over the rescue plan for House of Fraser saying it treated them unfairly.</b><p>In June, House of Fraser creditors agreed to a company voluntary arrangement (CVA) - a rescue deal under which 31 stores were closed and rents at 10 other stores were slashed by 25%.<p>The …

Business

Wells Fargo’s Latest Challenge: Refunds for Pet Insurance, Legal Services

Known as add-on products, the bank for years charged monthly fees to customers for dozens of products they didn’t understand or know how to use<p>Wells Fargo & Co. is in the process of refunding tens of millions of dollars for products ranging from pet insurance to legal services added to hundreds of …

Finance

Wells Fargo in process of refunding customers for add-on products - WSJ

(Reuters) - Wells Fargo & Co is in the process of refunding millions of dollars to customers for adding services to their accounts without their full understanding, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing sources.<p>Wells Fargo charged monthly fees for these products ranging from pet …

Wells Fargo

Kristen Bell's Birthday Gift To Herself Involved Helping An Immigrant Mother

"What I really wanted for my birthday this year was a peaceful feeling."<p>Actress Kristen Bell turned 38 on Wednesday, and she celebrated by making a …

Kristen Bell

The DACA recipient detained in San Antonio has been released. But he'll still have to see ICE.

Immigration officials in Texas released a young man late Thursday who is a recipient of Deferred Action, or DACA, the federal program that provides …

Immigration

Wells Fargo refunding ‘tens of millions’ of dollars to customers for add-on products: report

Scandal-ridden bank Wells Fargo is under fire once again, this time for reportedly charging customers for add-on products that they may have been deceived into purchasing.<p>The bank is refunding tens of millions of dollars for charging hundreds of thousands of customers for everything from pet …

Finance

Immigration defense group rejects Salesforce.com donation

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - A leading nonprofit group helping immigrant families reunite at the U.S. border on Thursday rejected a $250,000 donation from Salesforce.com Inc in protest at the cloud-computing company's contract with the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency.<p>The rejection by the …

Immigration

Ford recalls 550K vehicles that can roll away unexpectedly

Video<p>DETROIT (AP) - Ford is recalling about 550,000 cars and SUVs in North America to fix a gearshift problem that could cause the vehicles to roll …

Buffalo

Company director fined record $57k for breaching Companies Act; Acra to list disqualified individuals on public register

SINGAPORE - A company director was on Tuesday (July 17) fined a record $57,000 for various breaches of the Companies Act, prompting the authorities …

Administrative Law

Punjab and Haryana High Court imposes Rs 25,000 cost on Punjab DGP

The single-judge bench warned it would summon DGP Suresh Arora to the court, but later ordered a cost of Rs 25,000 on him and asked him to submit an …

India News

Revealed: The 20 most expensive academy transfers

The DfE spent more than £500,000 transferring a single academy to a new sponsor in 2017-18, new government figures reveal.<p>The Reddish Vale Technology …

Education (UK)

Do less, earn more – Burcher Jennings launch new Pricing Masterclass programme

<b>From Legal Futures’ Associate Burcher Jennings.</b><p>Lawyers continue to struggle with pricing – with many not comfortable talking about it or doing it. …

Law (UK)

Tenants have the right to hold bad landlords accountable

The Missouri Supreme Court issued, with little fanfare, a ruling that has significant ramifications for access to justice in our courts. In Kohner …

Housing

HAYMAN-WOODWARD: Brazilian dentists are among the most desired professionals in the US

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Not surprisingly, dental professionals are missing out on the United States. There are few American universities geared towards training dentists, and even for those schools which do offer a dental degree, there remains a lack of demand. As a result, the …

Visas

Women’s groups write to Maharashtra CM, say victim compensation scheme against SC directions

The seven women’s organisations, which have written to CM Devendra Fadnavis, have said Manodhairya, is “contradictory” to the NALSA scheme and should …

Compensation

Cats of Poli Sci for Immigrants' Rights

Hi friends – We wanted to start a fundraiser for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), especially for its advocacy for families and immigrants' …

ACLU