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REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Summary Law firms Related documents Bankrupt Vermont hospital not eligible for pandemic aid, court rules Grants, not loans, protected by bankruptcy law (Reuters) – The Small Business Administration was within its rights to deny pandemic aid to a nonprofit hospital on the basis that …

Gayle Killilea, former wife of bankrupt real estate baron Sean Dunne, appealed this week against a 2019 US jury verdict ordering her to pay nearly 20 million euros to the trustee in her US bankruptcy. Ms Killilea’s attorney, Patrick Fahey, filed an appeal with the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New …

Photo submitted Mary Alice Serafini and Pork Chop Join members of the Division of Student Affairs in celebrating the retirement of Mary Alice Serafini, Deputy Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Executive Director of the Pat Walker Health Center. The walk-in event will take place from 3:30-5 p.m., Wednesday, March 30, at …

MASSENA – The Food Research & Action Center, a national nonprofit organization working to eradicate poverty-related hunger and undernutrition in the United States, has joined other officials in calling for free meals for all students be extended to the 2022-23 school year. As it stands, school districts would no longer be able to serve free …

Washington Leadership Leads Oxycontin Maker to Commit Another $1.175 Billion to States, Cities and Tribes OLYMPIA — Attorney General Bob Ferguson announced on March 3, 2022 that Washington would receive an additional $113 million from Purdue Pharma and the Sackler family following Ferguson’s challenge to the Oxycontin maker’s bankruptcy plan. By challenging the original bankruptcy …

EDINBURGH, Texas — Ruben Ramirez, a lawyer by profession, says a federal judge’s rebuke of him shouldn’t be enough to stop voters from supporting him in the 15 Congressional District race. Ramirez is running for the CD 15 open seat in the Democratic Party primary. Last year, representing Pharr resident Lorena Singh, Ramirez persuaded a …

February 22, 2022 | 10:38 “It’s definitely one of the aspects of the pandemic that we didn’t expect,” Herring An-Li/WESA An-Li became a journalist while earning her law degree at Stanford. While in law school, she wrote about housing affordability, criminal justice, and economic development, among …

Law School 2022 Scholarship Lunch Online Event. Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Professor of Law Tiffany Murphy welcomed fellows, donors, staff, faculty and guests to the 12th Annual U of A School of Law Scholarship Luncheon on Friday February 18. The event took place at noon via Zoom. Nearly 60 people, …

Marc Fitapelli, MDF Law Recovery Options for GWG L Bondholders Investors in GWG L bonds may be able to recover their principal, interest, and attorneys’ fees through individual FINRA arbitrations. —Marc Fitapelli, Esq. NEW YORK, United States, February 17, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — MDF Law, a New York-based securities and investment fraud law firm publishes a …

Economists and professionals in the corporate restructuring and real estate sector have been anticipating a struggling economy for 18 months. So far they have been wrong. The public is simply confused. Many people today don’t trust their politicians, their sources of information, and surprisingly not even their health care providers and professionals. This lack of …

WASHINGTON, February 7, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — ILO Group, a women-founded national education strategy and policy firm, today released new analysis on the COVID-19 pandemic that showed significant turnover among superintendents school districts, as well as a dramatic and growing gender gap in district leadership across the United States The new data focuses on the 500 …

An Arnold native and graduate of the New Kensington-Arnold School District has been named associate dean of Harvard Law School. Monica E. Monroe will begin Feb. 22 as assistant dean of the Office of Community Engagement, Equity, and Belonging at Harvard Law School. She goes to Harvard from Carey Law School at the University of …

Graphic by Ryan Slone, photo by Gabriel Noguez Lauren Lee McCarthy The School of Art at Fulbright College of Arts and Sciences is thrilled to launch the Spring Semester Guest Lecture Series with artist and educator Lauren Lee McCarthy. The lecture series will be held virtually and will host McCarthy at 5:30 …

The names of companies and law firms listed above are auto-generated based on the text of the article. We are improving this feature as we continue to test and develop in beta. We appreciate feedback, which you can provide using the feedback tab on the right side of the page. Jan 31 (Reuters) – Members …

The Center for American Progress welcomes Jesse O’Connell as senior vice president for education. In this role, he will lead our efforts to advance policies that ensure all Americans have access to high-quality educational opportunities across the learning spectrum, including early childhood, K-12. year and higher education. In his role, Jesse will work with the …

U.S. District Chief Judge D. Price Marshall Jr. announced Thursday that he is ending the appointment of Margie Powell as expert court judge in a Pulaski County federal school desegregation lawsuit, in from Tuesday. The announcement is the latest indicator that the 39-year-old lawsuit is coming to an end after hitting every aspect of the …

Renowned California Bankruptcy Law Specialist – Charles Daff Remote Desktop and Customer Video Conferencing Enter a New Era in 2022 for Charles Daff If you are overwhelmed by debt, you are not alone. Let’s work together towards a solution that can set you up for success. — Specialist in bankruptcy law – Charles Daff LOS …

SYRACUSE — As officials at the Upstate New York Poison Control Center are encouraged to see distribution of in-home Covid-19 test kits to local school districts and free distribution across the country through the Postal Service of the United States, the Poison Control Center reminds all families to remember to use proper safety techniques when …

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Attorney General Eric Schmitt will file lawsuits against several School districts who enforce mask mandates and quarantine orders, his office said. Republican Attorney General sent cease and desist letters to more than 50 schools in December, ordering them to stop Mandates COVID-19 which may have been canceled by a recent court …

LONDON – Evelyn Forde hoped January would bring some relief. As principal of Copthall School in north London, she spent the final weeks of 2021 dealing with severe staff shortages as the Omicron variant of the coronavirus began to spread across the city. But on Tuesday, as the girls-only high school reopened, 13 of 120 …

A winter storm containing heavy snowfall was expected to batter the District of Columbia, northern Virginia and central Maryland overnight, bringing at least 3-7 inches of snow to the area until Monday after -midday. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for the area from 1 a.m. to 4 p.m. EST Monday. Wind …

In the wake of Michael Brown’s death in 2014, and again after the murder of George Floyd in 2020, cities and counties across the United States pledged to do more to address systemic racism. Many have used tools to help them view policy changes through a racial equity lens and how they might affect minority …

Over the past few weeks, the retired Austin, Texas school librarian, along with three other library professionals, has spearheaded a grassroots effort known as #FReadom. Their goal is to fight the tide of book-related challenges in the state and create a space for school librarians to help each other. “We wanted to state that we …

Megan Bhaskaran was named Teacher of the Year and Kelli Merda was named Ranked Employee of the Year earlier this month. Courtesy of LBUSD A social studies teacher and human resources assistant from the Thurston Middle School district have been selected as the 2021-2022 Employee of the Year for the Laguna Beach Unified School District. …

An award-winning superintendent of a suburban Seattle school district is competing with a longtime local district administrator for the leadership position of the San Diego Unified School District. In a few weeks, the public will meet with Susan Enfield and Lamont Jackson, the only finalists selected by the school board to replace former Superintendent Cindy …

SANDY, Utah, December 14, 2021 / PRNewswire / – In a 4-to-3 vote, the Canyons School District permanently suspended the controversial Second Stage Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) program from use at their K-8 schools. The program was previously suspended in September after it was revealed that the program contained age-inappropriate sexual content that violated …

NAPLES Collier County Public Schools Superintendent (CCPS) Kamela Patton has been named Florida’s 2022 Superintendent of the Year by the Florida Association of District School Superintendents (FADSS). Patton was officially recognized in Tampa on Wednesday at the joint meeting of the FADSS and the Florida School Boards Association. She is the 35th superintendent and the …

Judge threatens to arrest PPP ‘fraudsters’ in Singapore hotel bankruptcy

Signage is seen in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York in Manhattan, New York, United States, August 24, 2020. REUTERS / Andrew Kelly (Reuters) – Two shareholders in a Singaporean real estate trust could face prison sentences over what a Delaware judge called a fraudulent scheme to obtain a …

Building Better Borrowers – Bankruptcy – Remote Basics (Podcast) – Insolvency / Bankruptcy / Restructuring

United States: Building Better Borrowers – Connecticut Bankruptcy – Remote Basics (Podcast) November 15, 2021 Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Building Better Borrowers – Connecticut Bankruptcy – Remote Basics In our next article available on Wednesday 17 November. Kathryn Borgeson, Special Advisor on Financial Restructuring, …

What we read this week [November 10, 2021] – Insolvency / Bankruptcy / Restructuring

United States: What we read this week [November 10, 2021] November 15, 2021 Mayer brown To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Whether – and under what circumstances – should a debtor pay creditors a relief premium continues to be challenged in Connecticut bankruptcy courts. Last week, as reported Bloomberg, Justice Dorsey …

Limetree Bay Suspends Purge Amid Bankruptcy |  New

Final stages of the Limetree Bay refinery shutdown process have been put on hold due to lack of liquidity, and further oil purge depends on the outcome of the ongoing bankruptcy case, new report has filed in the United States District Court. The report is part of an ongoing civil lawsuit filed on July 12 …

Scouts scramble to limit damage after ‘incendiary’ email to survivors

The Cushman Watt Scout Center, home of the Boy Scouts of America for the Los Angeles Area Council, is pictured in Los Angeles, California on October 18, 2012. REUTERS / Fred Prouser Email to thousands contains fake settlement information, lawyers say Boy Scouts fear bankruptcy plan votes tainted (Reuters) – Lawyers for the Boy Scouts …

Court hits out at Johnson & Johnson bankruptcy plan over talcum cases

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Credit: (Edwin J. Torres / NJ Governor’s Office; AP Photo / Frank Franklin II, Pool)Gov. Phil Murphy, a leftist Democrat and Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli When Phil Murphy was elected governor four years ago, it was seen as a sea change in the state’s leadership and oversight of New Jersey public schools. His predecessor, Governor …

More than half of the states have per-student funding levels below the national average, which is part of an overall grim picture of public education in the United States painted by a report published Thursday. Findings from the Education Law Center, a nonprofit organization focused on equity in education, underscore the “persistence of unfair funding …

The New Haven public school system and the Students for Educational Justice organization recently received a $ 600,000 grant to design anti-racist teaching practices and curriculum development in K-12 classrooms across the country. the city. Brian Zhang 01:19 am, October 28, 2021 Contributing journalist Daniel Zhao, senior photographer The New Haven public school system – …

President Biden announces four new candidates for U.S. prosecutors across the country, officials who will be critical to upholding the rule of law as key federal law enforcement officials in their districts. These individuals were chosen for their dedication to law enforcement, their professionalism, experience and credentials in this area, their dedication to the pursuit …

Join host Dominick Bonny this week as he reflects on some of the worst behaviors we’ve seen from candidates running for the Wenatchee School Board this election season. Next, we’ll head to East Wenatchee to meet Salvador Tovar, owner of Tacos Chavas, and take a look at this new family business located in the old …

A Virginia school board superintendent who denied having “any record” of a student raped by a 15-year-old “boy in a skirt” reported the assault to the school board on the day of the attack, an e- report reveals recently leaked mail. . Loudoun Schools Superintendent Scott Ziegler initially told parents at a school board meeting …

In 2012, the Milwaukee Public School (MPS) suspension rate for black students was 85% of the district’s total suspensions. Today, little has changed according to a report presented to a school board committee on Oct. 5. This is despite a January 2018 agreement with the Office of Civil Rights of the United States Department of …

CHARLOTTE – Congresswoman Alma S. Adams, Ph.D. (NC-12) reminds high school students in Charlotte and Mecklenburg County that the deadline to apply to be one of its candidates for US military service academies is Monday, October 25. Adams’s office is currently accepting applications from high school students seeking appointment to academies in the United States …

Columbus, Ohio-Children’s Advocacy Group School Health Center A valuable investment for the children of Ohio. Tracy Najera’s executive director, Children’s Defense Fund-Ohio, said being able to meet medical needs at school gives children and families a “medical home” for primary care and other services. She said a child’s physical and mental health is the foundation …

School Inovation Lab, Dallas, Texas; this project won an AIA Architecture Award 2021.” width=”100%”/> Timothy hursley Lamplighter School Inovation Lab, Dallas, Texas; this project won an AIA Architecture Award 2021. The Pryor Center Presents lecture series continues with Marlon Blackwell, FAIA, Distinguished Professor and E. Fay Jones Chair of Architecture at the Fay Jones School …

(The Center Square) – Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has said that a US Department of Justice (DOJ) investigation into a “worrying spike” in threats against school boards nationwide is designed to intimidate ” worried parents ”. “Attorney General Garland is arming the DOJ by using the FBI to prosecute concerned parents and silence them through …

A large crowd was on site Saturday morning to attend the dedication ceremony of a new marshals office at the New Richmond Heritage Center. The new addition to the historic Heritage Center campus was the first in nearly 15 years and was a dream come true for longtime volunteers and supporters of the Heritage Center, …

Claiming that a mask does not present a potential danger to others, United States Intermediate District Court Judge Matthew W. Brann on Thursday rejected an injunction regarding a requirement in the Montoursville-area school district according to which students must wear masks. In Brann’s opinion, “No one, except maybe a bank robber, likes to wear a …

A suburban community mourns the deaths of two young men from a potential drug overdose, with experts saying an influx of counterfeit and counterfeit drugs into the United States has left a trail of devastation in its wake. The pair were both graduates of Fenwick High School on the outskirts of Oak Park. Both were …

(The Center Square) – New Jersey taxpayers foot the bill for a new high school in Perth Amboy that officials say will reduce overcrowding. Dignitaries on Monday opened a new 576,000 square foot, three story Perth Amboy High School. The school, which is estimated to cost $ 283.8 million, will accommodate up to 3,300 students …

New York City’s immunization mandate for nearly all adults working in its public schools may go according to plan, a federal appeals committee ruled on Monday, overturning a decision taken over the weekend that suspended the app. of tenure until later this week at the earliest. Mayor Bill de Blasio initially ordered more than 150,000 …

SAN ANTONIO – On a recent Thursday, Ciara Brown, a junior at Fox Tech High School in San Antonio, walked over to a small white table, pulled down her face mask, and took a test that is still far from standard in American schools: a cotton swab on the nose. “The tests are super easy,” …

Ribbon cutting at the Otay Mesa Public Safety Training Center. Photo via @swc_news Twitter Southwestern College opened its Public Safety Training Center on Friday, which aims to train hundreds of students for careers in public safety, firefighting and paramedics / EMT. “Our community’s belief in preparing our future first responders has transformed the dreams of …

TROY, Ill. (AP) – A group of parents are suing a southwestern Illinois school district over its mask mandate, asking a judge to allow their children to attend school without a mask. A lawyer filed the lawsuit on behalf of three parents who have nine children enrolled in Triad Community Unit School District 2, which …

DEL RIO, Texas, Sept.21 (Reuters) – Many residents of the Texas border town of Del Rio have been saying for months they feel abandoned by the federal government as border arrests soar in 20 years . Now, with several thousand migrants housed in precarious conditions under the international bridge connecting Del Rio and Ciudad Acuña …

The Cumberland Valley School Board voted 8-1 Monday to stick to an existing health and safety plan that requires students, staff and visitors to school buildings to wear masks indoors in order to trying to limit the spread of the coronavirus. The council vote came after a lengthy period of public commentary which saw a …

FORT SMITH – People who live in the Fort Smith School District face the prospect of a different make-up of the school board in the wake of the 2020 census results. Lawyer Marshall Ney, district legal counsel, told the board of directors on Monday that Arkansas law could require a school district with a minority …

BONSALL Local student wins scholarship Meckena Hultin de Bonsall, a student at UC Davis School of Law, was recently announced as one of the recipients of the Guild Mortgage Annual Scholarship. Now in its fifth year, the Guild Giving Scholarship Program provides financial assistance to qualified students, as well as Guild Mortgage employees and their …

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) – Republican Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt has sued China over the coronavirus. He signed a failed lawsuit aimed at overturning the 2020 presidential election results. Now, as he positions himself for a Senate race, he turns his attention closer to home and goes on to stop mask warrants in liberal towns …

September 8, 2021 | 9:57 p.m. Sam dunklau Sam Dunklau is the Capitol Desk Chief for WITF. Previously, he covered the Illinois State Government for the NPR WUIS member station in Springfield, Illinois. Since 2015, Sam has been floating on the radio waves as a journalist, disc jockey and station manager. He grew up in …

An unvaccinated elementary school teacher infected with the highly contagious Delta variant spread the virus to half of the students in a classroom, causing an epidemic that ultimately infected 26 people, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention . The unusually detailed study, which comes as school districts across …

Press Releases 08/25/2021 Governor Lamont, Lieutenant Governor Bysiewicz and Senator Blumenthal announce Connecticut receives federal grant to help minority-owned manufacturers Connecticut is one of four national recipients of an advanced manufacturing center grant from a minority business development agency (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont, Lieutenant Governor Susan Bysiewicz, United States Senator Richard Blumenthal and …

Public schools in Hillsborough County, Florida have only had students in classrooms for two weeks, yet Katherine Burdge, school nurse for the district, said she was more stressed than at any time of the coronavirus pandemic. The district, the eighth largest in the United States, has had to isolate or quarantine more than 13,485 students …

Johnson County health officials are proposing a health ordinance that would require private and public elementary schools to require masks for all students and staff. The Johnson County Council of Commissioners will vote on the proposal at its meeting Thursday morning, according to the council’s agenda. The proposed order comes as the Delta variant skyrockets …

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) said on Tuesday that more than 23,550 child cases of Covid were reported between July 8 and July 15, nearly double what was reported at the end of June. Children’s age ranges vary by state, according to the group’s most recent report, with more than half of the states …

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is part of a series published every Monday between Memorial Day and Veterans Day in honor of local veterans. To nominate a veteran, email Metro Editor-in-Chief Marly Reichert at [email protected] BERLIN CENTER – Anthony Carerra was drafted during the Korean War, but his mission took him to another country and a different …

SPRINGFIELD – The wide availability of COVID-19 vaccines has changed the state’s approach to mitigating the spread of the virus statewide and in schools. For school districts, this means advice suggested rather than required, with an emphasis on local control to impose mitigation measures. For the governor’s office, that means there are “no plans” to …

North Carolina school boards in Republican-leaning counties are taking action they say will prevent the teaching of critical race theory – and which some teachers say could lead to witch hunts. This week alone, school boards in Cabarrus, Johnston and Moore counties passed resolutions or policies they say are aimed at preventing the teaching of …

FISH CREEK – A high school in Appleton, Italy and Kuwait may seem far from a “Little House on the Prairie”, but Laura Ingalls Wilder’s classic books are a big part of what inspired a resident in time Part of Fish Creek Carol Hoffman to write down her teaching experiences in foreign countries. His memoirs …

Sarah welch Ohio University alumnus Sarah Welch ’16 is heading to Washington, DC, where she will work for Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. The tribunal ended its 2020-21 term on July 2 in announcing the new list of paralegals who will work with them during the next term. “I am honored and delighted to have …

According to a recently released paper, school districts in Virginia spend more than $ 34,000 on coaches for critical racing theory, even though they say they have no plans to teach the students’ curriculum. The bill, first reported by Fox News, obtained by parents through an Freedom of Information request, reveals schools and public schools …

WORTHINGTON – Friday June 25 was the last day of the EDGE Summer Program at Prairie Elementary and Worthington Middle School. Students in these programs were able to enjoy many different activities while continuing to work towards achieving their goals of academic excellence. District 518 would like to thank all of the community members who …

The Ames Community School District has an acting superintendent who was appointed and approved Monday evening. Paula Vincent was unanimously approved by the Ames School Board to lead the district for one year and receive a base salary of $ 208,000 – all on the condition that Vincent obtains his reactivated public teaching license, which …

By SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press LONDON (AP) – A public inquiry into Britain’s tainted blood scandal, which led to the deaths of more than 2,000 people in the 1970s and 1980s, began hearing testimony from former students of a school for disabled children where dozens died after receiving blood products contaminated with HIV and hepatitis. …

While many people are celebrating the passage of a bill in Springfield to create a fully elected school board for Chicago, I am grappling with the many unanswered questions. Foremost among these is the question of who will the board of directors actually represent? Will he represent the Chicago Teacher’s Union, whose members will be …

Body camera video released on Thursday shows retiree NYPD officer charges through metal barricades and attacking police with a flag pole during the Capitol Riot, federal officials said. The Justice Department identified the man in the footage as Thomas Webster, who was indicted in February in the context of the January 6 attack. He can …

A month ago, a school board in a northern New Jersey suburb followed the lead of at least six other states and dozens of municipalities when it unanimously voted to rename Columbus Day to Day. indigenous peoples. Contempt followed, prompting the district to approve an extreme workaround intended to sidestep the complicated terrain of identity …

The public portion of a Commack school board meeting on Thursday evening began with a series of students calling for more attention to be paid to systemic racism, ethnic studies and minority life in the United States. The meeting followed an unruly forum Tuesday on the district’s multiracial curriculum, where parents accused school leaders of …

But on Friday, students at West Broward High School in Pembroke Pines were told that distribution of the book had been suspended by the school district due to two pages focused on the Black Lives Matter movement, Fleischer told CNN. “I found out that was because there had been complaints from teachers and parents about …

Posted on Monday, June 7, 2021 at 10:16 a.m. Join AFP’s 100,000+ followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on itunes and Spotify News, press releases, letters to the editor: [email protected] Advertising requests: [email protected] Lieutenant Colonel Robert Hunt. Photo courtesy of Fishburne Military School. Lt. Col. Robert Hunt took up his …

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – The Utah State Charter School Board follows a FOX 13 investigation into a public school linked to a polygamous religious group. The findings of a staff audit left the board with the same serious questions that our reports have raised since December. FOX 13 investigation: public school linked to polygamous …