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“Afghan lawyers’ lives are still at risk,” says Mark Ellis, Director of the International Bar Association, in an interview with JURIST – JURIST – Features

While the diplomatic and military consequences of the US withdrawal from Afghanistan continue to be felt, the true human cost remains immeasurable. Months after the last US forces left Kabul, leaving the country under Taliban rule, many are being persecuted for upholding the very democratic ideals that Washington and its allies have spent two decades […]

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A turning point for the game?

4:44 am, December 16, 2021 It looks like Christmas has arrived early this year for everyone involved in women’s football. After what seems like months of tough news, and constantly asking for more, we finally have a welcome step forward in the game. Former England international Danielle Waterman (Nolli) is leading the change, along with […]

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Minister St-Onge meets with the Canadian Deaf Sports Association to discuss accessible sport

The Honorable Pascale St-Onge, Minister of Sport, highlighted the work of the Canadian Deaf Sports Association to promote sports in the Deaf community and the Deaflympics movement through Canada. MONTREAL, December 13, 2021 /CNW/ – Diversity and inclusion in sport are top priorities for the Government of Canada. Today, the Honorable Pascale St-Onge, Minister of […]

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Women’s Tennis Association Shows Global Businesses How To Deal With Beijing

“None of this is acceptable, nor can it become,” said Steve Simon, CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA), in a statement announcing the suspension of its tournaments in China earlier this month. The move was taken in response to the Chinese government’s treatment of tennis star Peng Shuai, who alleged that she was sexually […]

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Ghanaian football federation to take legal action against SAFA

Johannesburg – Following an appeal by the South African Football Association (Safa) over allegations of match-fixing with world football’s governing body, FIFA, Ghanaians prepare to take legal action against Safa. It comes after the Ghana Football Association revealed to the country’s sports publication JoySports that the association will take further action against Safa for tarnishing […]

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Interview: Afghanistan’s embattled Independent Bar Association lawyer fears for his life and his country’s legal future amid Taliban crackdown – JURIST – Features

On Sunday, a group of young Afghan lawyers gathered at a Kabul hotel to hold a press conference on the importance of an independent legal profession and respect for the rule of law in Afghanistan. As they prepared to go to live, their plans were thwarted by two wagons of armed Taliban. This is the […]

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SportGait and Mississippi Soccer Association Announce New Partnership | state government

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Law Association warns against scammers selling title deeds

The Law Association of Trinidad and Tobago warns the public against fraudulent activity regarding deeds sold by persons who do not own the property or persons posing as lawyers. In one update on November 30, the Association said it was investigating fraudulent activity: “Its members have reported that there are a number of deeds in […]

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Outrage over Taliban takeover of Afghan bar | News

The Taliban takeover of the Independent Bar Association of Afghanistan (AIBA) has drawn strong condemnation from the global legal profession. According to the association’s exiled president, Rohullah Qarizada, on November 23, “50 armed Taliban” stormed a meeting of AIBA officials in their office in Kabul. Meanwhile, a directive from the Taliban cabinet stripped the AIBA […]

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Afghan lawyers call on Taliban cabinet to restore independence of national bar association – JURIST

EXCLUSIVE LAWYER – Lawyers from all over Afghanistan sent letters to the taliban cabinet seeking the restoration of Independent Bar Association of Afghanistan after the Justice Department took over its premises and assumed its attorney licensing authority last week. On November 23, armed Taliban fighters entered the Association’s offices in Kabul, forced the lawyers and […]

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Δ. Βερβεσός και Δ. Αναστασόπουλος πέρασαν στον β΄ γύρο των εκλογών στο Δικηγοριϻκό Σύλλλκ

Στο δεύτερο γύρο των εκλογών στον Δικηγορικό Σύλλογο Αθηνών πέρασαν ο απερχόμενος πρόεδρος Δημήτρης Βερβεσός (ποσοστό 29.37%) και ο Δημήτρης Αναστασόπουλος (ποσοστό 21.63%). Εποέέέέέέέέέέέέέέέέέέέέύύύύύύύύμμμθέβββββοοοοοέέέέ ηββοοοξύέ οοοξύξύξύνννννννύ Στις εκλογές τον α γύρου στον δσα προσήλθαν 12,788 δικρρρςοςςςς δικηγόρους δικηγόρους δικχαρους ποχχαροοοςοοωωωμμμμμμμμμμμωοοοοοοοοοοο Τμμετοήής στον α γύρο των εκλογών του δσα ανέρχεται στο 54.6% και το σήήήήήήήήήήήή Καταμετρήθηκαν […]

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Liberia: Members of the National Bar Association of Liberia denounce government interference in their upcoming elections

Monrovia – The Liberia National Bar Association (LNBA) is preparing to elect a new corps of officers who would run the affairs of the bar for the next three years, however, some members of the law fear the election will be swayed and inferred by some influential government figures. The lawyers, some of whom work […]

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MLB Players Association prepares lockdown guide for players and agents – Orange County Register

The Major League Baseball Players’ Association has distributed a 36-page guide to prepare players and their agents for the possibility of a lockout when the collective agreement expires Dec. 1 at 11:59 p.m. ‘East. The guide, obtained by the Southern California News Group, addresses issues such as whether players are able to play overseas if […]

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The Gaelic Athletic Association brings Irish community sports to Notre Dame // The Observer

Welcoming both seasoned players and complete newcomers, the Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) brings a piece of Irish culture to campus through the sports of hurling and Irish football. The club started with a small group of Irish students in 2018 and has since grown to around 30 regular members who are mostly Americans. The Notre […]

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NBA GMs form association amid Portland Trail Blazers investigation

NBA general managers are taking cues from their coaches and are in the process of forming their own professional association, according to a report from ESPN Thursday morning. The report said league general managers are working to finalize the formation of an association that would support executives through legal defense funds, attorney referrals and public […]

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Enid’s lawyer appointed to Bar Association Board of Governors | Local News

Enid’s attorney, Dustin E. Conner, was appointed to a three-year term on the Oklahoma Bar Association’s board of governors beginning in January. He will serve on the OBA’s 17-member Board of Governors, which meets monthly and leads the association. He will represent the Supreme Court’s Fourth Judicial District, which includes Alfalfa, Beaver, Beckham, Blaine, Cimarron, […]

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QU to host the World Association’s Sport Management Conference in 2022

Doha: For the first time in the Middle East and North Africa, Qatar University (QU) will host the 4th Congress of the World Association for Sports Management (WASM). The three-day conference will start March 19-21, 2022. Professionals, students, academics and practitioners from all over the world will gather in Doha to share their knowledge, experiences […]

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Denmark Open Lack of Performance Due to Fatigue and Injury: Badminton Association

TEMPO.CO, Jakarta – The central board of the Indonesian Badminton Association (PBSI) said on Sunday that fatigue was the main reason Indonesian athletes performed poorly in 2021. Denmark Open, especially after they had just played in the Sudirman Cup and the Thomas-Uber Cup. Danish Open team manager Aryono Miranat said many players lack the energy […]

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Nine Super League rebels join European Club Association – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

(FILES) In this file photo taken on April 21, 2020, the Etihad Stadium complex, home to English Premier League football team Manchester City, is pictured in Manchester, in the north of England, so as life in Britain continues during the nationwide lockdown to fight the novel coronavirus pandemic. – Manchester City have become the first […]