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Uniform Law Commission Creates Drafting Committee to Clean Up and Modernize U.S. LLC Law

Straight Getty The Uniform Laws Commission has established a drafting committee to review amendments to the so-called “unincorporated organizations” laws, which primarily includes the Uniform Limited Liability Companies Act (ULLCA), but also includes the uniform on limited partnerships (ULPA). The Editorial Board, which will be chaired by attorney DLA Piper Lisa Jacobsshould not propose major […]

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Federal authorities invited to create legal commission on sentencing reform

” style =”margin: 5px 15px 0 0px; border: 1px solid # 999; width: 150px;”/> Heather Campbell Pape Using his cane, Peter Brooks clubbed a crippled nursing home resident to death as she slept in her bed. He was convicted of second degree murder and sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole for […]

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Law Commission launches government-mandated project on corporate criminal liability

THE GOVERNMENT (in particular the Ministry of Justice, Her Majesty’s Treasury, the Ministry of the Interior, the Attorney General’s Office and the Ministry of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) has requested the Commission of the Law of England and Wales to investigate corporate criminal liability laws and propose options for their reform. Concerns have been […]

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Love jihad law can be challenged, says UP Law Commission chief

Limited scope legislation will not hold in law, says Justice (retired) Aditya Nath Mittal. Limited scope legislation will not hold in law, says Justice (retired) Aditya Nath Mittal. If the Uttar Pradesh government led by Yogi Adityanath brings in ‘limited scope legislation’ restricting marriages between a Hindu and a Muslim in a bid to curb […]