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Big Event For Kinston! You Don't Want to Miss This!

There’s a lot to get excited about in Kinston! Thursday, June 2nd at Olivia’s in historic downtown Kinston we have the opportunity to support our Republican candidates for several Council of State positions and our Judicial Candidates. 295 more words

Politics

French president seeks to extend state of emergency for three more months

Friday, President Francois Hollande announced that the French government will ask parliament to approve a three-month renewal of the state of emergency put into place after the Nov. 204 more words

Current Events

Case Note: Pfizer Xalatan Case & Abuse of Dominant Position

By Matisse Barbaro

Introduction

Intellectual property rights (IPR) consist of inventions and ideas on which the inventors can obtain protection. Accordingly, the inventor or the owner is granted exclusive rights with the aim of obtaining commercial benefits by its invention, and in order to have some protection against the utilization of such invention by other actors. 3,424 more words

Intellectual Property

Legal uncertainty on gay families status drags on in Italy

The Government-sponsored Bill on the civil partnerships between homosexual people will not be debated by the Italian Parliament before 2016, since the Chambers are now entering their budget session. 129 more words

Italy

Cuban Prisoner Release

Cuba is releasing 3,522 prisoners ahead of the scheduled visit by Pope Francis, the third time Cuba has granted inmates freedom before a papal trip. The Council of State announced in state media Friday that the prisoners to be freed include a mix of women, people younger than 20, inmates suffering from illnesses and people whose terms were coming to an end next year. 69 more words

Government