Amazon’s proposed federal anti-mark gouging legislation (shock!) protects Amazon

By Jack Morse2020-05-14 00:23:13 UTC Amazon is worried about its customers getting ripped off — well, that and being held legally responsible for it.  The ecommerce giant published a plea Wednesday for lawmakers to finally do something about the very real problem of price gouging during a disaster. Specifically, Amazon’s vice president of public policy,…

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CoventBridge Community Names Skilled Popular Counsel, Robin R. Rogers, to Empower Company’s Rising Markets

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CoventBridge Group, Ltd., a global investigative services agency, announces Robin R. Rogers has joined the company as General Counsel, reporting to Chief Executive Officer, Dave Merrill.CoventBridge Group (PRNewsFoto/CoventBridge Group)Commenting on the announcement, Merrill said “Robin’s experience will be pivotal in supporting our growth in various markets, as well as…

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Alexander Dubose & Jefferson Receives Best most likely Ranking from Chambers USA For Appellate Litigation in Texas

Seven firm attorneys also featured in the prestigious 2020 guideAUSTIN, Texas, May 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Alexander Dubose & Jefferson LLP (ADJ) is one of only three law firms in Texas ranked in the highest tier (Band 1) for appellate litigation in the 2020 edition of Chambers USA, the prestigious, independent legal industry referral guide. The…

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Minneapolis ablaze after prosecutor suggests no crime changed into committed by law enforcement officers who killed George Floyd

Fires rage in Minneapolis after the killing of George Floyd, an unarmed black man, by local cop Derek Chauvin. Though four officers were immediately fired, local prosecutor Mike Freeman said that there is ‘other evidence that does not support a criminal charge’ even as police refused to release unredacted footage of the incident. Video of…

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Prosecutor to fall charge against Breonna Taylor’s boyfriend

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky prosecutor is moving to dismiss an attempted murder charge against the boyfriend of Breonna Taylor, who shot a police officer as they entered Taylor’s home.Tom Wine, Louisville’s top prosecutor, announced Friday that the case needs more investigation and he wants to let state and federal prosecutors finish their inquiries.“If,…

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Japan prosecutor considered shut to Abe quits in playing scandal

A top Japanese prosecutor seen as close to Prime Minister Shinzo Abe submitted his resignation on Thursday after a magazine reported he gambled on mahjong by evading a stay-at-home request during a coronavirus state of emergency.The scandal involving Hiromu Kurokawa, head of the Tokyo High Prosecutors Office, surfaced on Wednesday after the popular weekly magazine…

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