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DGAP-News: CTS EVENTIM safeguards success of subsidiary Barracuda in midst of Austrian banking scandal

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 1:10pm

CTS EVENTIM, one of the leading international providers of ticketing services and live entertainment, is safeguarding the successful progress of its subsidiary Barracuda, Austria's biggest concert and festival promoter, against the backdrop of the scandal surrounding Commerzialbank Mattersburg, an Austrian bank.

Key Points: 
  • CTS EVENTIM, one of the leading international providers of ticketing services and live entertainment, is safeguarding the successful progress of its subsidiary Barracuda, Austria's biggest concert and festival promoter, against the backdrop of the scandal surrounding Commerzialbank Mattersburg, an Austrian bank.
  • Thanks to a comprehensive financing plan, the activities of the Barracuda Group are well protected, particularly its two flagship festivals, Nova Rock and Frequency.
  • CTS EVENTIM acquired a 71% stake in Barracuda Music at the start of this year.
  • CTS Eventim AG & Co. KGaA (ISIN DE 0005470306) has been listed on the stock exchange since 2000 and is currently a member of the MDAX segment.

Message of President Charles Michel for the commemoration of the 25th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide

Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 8:00am

Today we commemorate the 25th anniversary of the genocide in Srebrenica.

Key Points: 
  • Today we commemorate the 25th anniversary of the genocide in Srebrenica.
  • And to those who still have no confirmation of the fate of their loved ones.
  • All Europeans should be humbled, and furious, at what was allowed to happen in Srebrenica.
  • That gives us reason for hope.Today, we condemn the genocide at Srebrenica.

Statement by President Charles Michel, President Ursula von der Leyen and EU HR Josep Borrell on the 25th anniversary of the genocide in Srebrenica

Sunday, July 12, 2020 - 8:00am

On July 11, we commemorate the 25th anniversary of the genocide in Srebrenica, one of the darkest chapters of modern European history.

Key Points: 
  • On July 11, we commemorate the 25th anniversary of the genocide in Srebrenica, one of the darkest chapters of modern European history.
  • We honour the memory of those laid to rest and all those still missing.
  • 25 years ago Europe failed to live up to the promise that never again would there be such tragedy on our continent.
  • But for peace and reconciliation to continue, the way forward must include the recognition of suffering, mutual respect and dignity.

Bradford Lund, Grand-Son of Walt Disney, Seeks Removal of Court-Appointed Limited Guardian Ad Litem in Probate Proceeding Because of Alleged Secret Meeting

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 12:10am

A limited GAL was appointed in this case to represent Mr. Lund in the proceedings before the probate court after the judge rejected a part of the Global settlement (deeming it null and void) reached by Mr. Lund and the trustees.

Key Points: 
  • A limited GAL was appointed in this case to represent Mr. Lund in the proceedings before the probate court after the judge rejected a part of the Global settlement (deeming it null and void) reached by Mr. Lund and the trustees.
  • According to the motion, that appointment was made despite Mr. Lund's objections that since he was adjudged competent by an Arizona court, he should not be forced to have a limited GAL in this proceeding at all.
  • Such a breach should result in the removal of the limited GAL.
  • For attribution to Lanny J. Davis, co-counsel of record for Mr. Lund in the U.S. federal court civil rights case Lund v. Honorable David J. Cowan

Genocide Determination Bill

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 1:00pm

Latest Bill

Key Points: 
  • Latest Bill

    Latest news on the Genocide Determination Bill Bill [HL] 2019-20

    First reading took place on 5 February.

  • This stage is a formality that signals the start of the Bill's journey through the Lords.
  • Second reading - the general debate on all aspects of the Bill - is yet to be scheduled.
  • Summary of the Genocide Determination Bill Bill [HL] 2019-20

    A bill to provide for the High Court of England and Wales to make a preliminary finding on cases of alleged genocide, crimes against humanity or war crimes; and for the subsequent referral of such findings to the International Criminal Court or a special tribunal

Response to Federal Government Statement

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 12:12am

GATINEAU, QC, June 4, 2019 This is an important moment in the Truth and Reconciliation journey.

Key Points: 
  • GATINEAU, QC, June 4, 2019 This is an important moment in the Truth and Reconciliation journey.
  • The acceptance of our findings of fact by the federal government, especially our finding of genocide, is an acceptance of the truths shared by families and survivors.
  • They no longer need to convince others that genocide is a part of Canadian history.

Government questioned on alleged Rwandan genocide perpetrators

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 12:07am

Government makes a statement on case

Key Points: 
  • Andrew Mitchell has asked the Government to make a statement on the cases of five alleged Rwandan genocide perpetrators.
  • Rwanda is currently reflecting on the 25th Anniversary of the 1994 genocide, in which approximately 800,000 Rwandans, mostly ethnic Tutsis were murdered.
  • Speaking for the Government, Minister of State forSecurity Ben Wallaceconfirmed that the Met War Crimes Unit had received a referral from the Rwandan authorities relating to five individuals and allegations of genocide offences.
  • The UK will go down in history as the only country in Europe which knowingly shielded alleged Rwandan genocidaires from justice.

Government questioned on alleged Rwandan genocide perpetrators

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 12:07am

Government makes a statement on case

Key Points: 
  • Andrew Mitchell has asked the Government to make a statement on the cases of five alleged Rwandan genocide perpetrators.
  • Rwanda is currently reflecting on the 25th Anniversary of the 1994 genocide, in which approximately 800,000 Rwandans, mostly ethnic Tutsis were murdered.
  • Speaking for the Government, Minister of State forSecurity Ben Wallaceconfirmed that the Met War Crimes Unit had received a referral from the Rwandan authorities relating to five individuals and allegations of genocide offences.
  • The UK will go down in history as the only country in Europe which knowingly shielded alleged Rwandan genocidaires from justice.

Statement by the Prime Minister on the 25th commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

Sunday, April 7, 2019 - 1:00pm

In the months that followed, more than 800,000 innocent people Tutsis, moderate Hutus, and others were senselessly and brutally murdered in an organized campaign of genocide.

Key Points: 
  • In the months that followed, more than 800,000 innocent people Tutsis, moderate Hutus, and others were senselessly and brutally murdered in an organized campaign of genocide.
  • "On this solemn day, we join the Rwandan people and the international community to remember and pay tribute to all those who lost their lives in the genocide.
  • "Today, we also honour the bravery of all those who risked their lives to save others in this dark time.
  • We can honour them by fighting hate, protecting the most vulnerable, and working to make our world a better one."

Baroness Lawrence gives evidence on progress since the Macpherson report

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 1:08pm

Home Affairs Committee hears from Baroness Doreen Lawrence and the police on progress twenty years on

Key Points: 
  • This is the first oral evidence session for the Home Affairs Committees inquiry to mark the 20th anniversary of the Macpherson report the culmination of the public inquiry into the murder of Stephen Lawrence.
  • The Committeehears evidence from Baroness Lawrence about her views on progress since the Macpherson report, and the legacy of her son, Stephen Lawrence.
  • This will be followed by a panel of representatives from associations representing black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) officers and staff.
  • Tuesday 5 Februaryin theGrimond Room, Portcullis House
    The session is likely to cover:
    The extent to which the police service has become a diverse and inclusive culture, free from the institutional racism identified by Sir William Macpherson, including the impact of training courses and other initiatives
    The current state of police relations with BAME individuals and communities, including the impact of police tactics used disproportionately on BAME people, such as stop and search
    The Committee has appointed Dr Nicola Rollock, as a Specialist Adviser to the Committees inquiry.