Sunday

22nd September - Law News

2827th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based legal news & articles archive since 2011 focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus:  In the desert of the US state of Nevada, police are preparing for what they call "an act of mass civil disobedience". Thousands of alien enthusiasts - who have banded together through social media - are planning to trespass onto a secretive US military base where they believe aliens are kept.

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Saturday

21st September - Law News

2826th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based legal news & articles archive since 2011 focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus:  The all-powerful GST Council on Friday more than doubled the tax on caffeinated beverages to 40 per cent and slashed the rate on hotel room tariffs. Briefing reporters after a meeting of the panel, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the GST on caffeinated beverages has been hiked to 28 per cent plus additional cess of 12 per cent as against the current rate of 18 per cent.

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Friday

20th September - Law News

2825th Edition: LawNewsIndex is a UK based legal news & articles archive since 2011 focusing on Law, Lawyers, Law Firms, Justice, Legislation, Litigation, Legal Ethics, Human Rights & Social Justice issues.

Today's Video Focus:  The final Day of UK Supreme Court challenge to prorogation afternoon sessions.

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Focus of the Day Article: Over 80 percent of private-sector US employees will be forced into arbitration with their employers by 2024, a new report predicts. The report, by the Economic Policy Institute and the Center for Popular Democracy, suggests workers  are “at the mercy” of arbitrators, with statistics showing that arbitrators side with companies more than 90 percent of the time. Full story - The Global Legal Post