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National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees Announces 2020/2021 Board of Directors

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 9:00pm

ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees (NABT) welcomed its newly inaugurated President, Neville Reid, during the 2020 Virtual Annual Conference.

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  • ATLANTA, Oct. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --The National Association of Bankruptcy Trustees (NABT) welcomed its newly inaugurated President, Neville Reid, during the 2020 Virtual Annual Conference.
  • Mr. Reid will continue his efforts with his fellow board members in guiding NABT to a successful future.
  • The NABT Board of Directors is currently comprised of esteemed members of the chapter 7 Trustee panel and professionals with which they work.
  • For any questions regarding NABT or the newly appointed board of directors, please contact Jennifer Brinkley at (678) 269-6566 or jbrinkley@nabt.com .

Leading Rehabilitation Providers Partner in Key Telehealth Research Study in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 3:42pm

COVID-19 has been a catalyst to many changes in healthcare, including the expansion of telehealth in rehabilitation.

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  • COVID-19 has been a catalyst to many changes in healthcare, including the expansion of telehealth in rehabilitation.
  • The study will focus on the experiences of rehabilitation patients and providers during the pandemic and will further inform how telehealth rehab services are performed in the future," said Dr. Raine Osborne, Director of Research at Brooks Rehabilitation and study co-principal investigator.
  • "Many previously perceived barriers of telehealth have become invalidated, and patients and providers are seeing benefits of these services.
  • About Madonna Rehabilitation HospitalMadonna Rehabilitation Hospitals offers world-class physical and medical rehabilitation and research.

Debating the legal control of algorithms

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 4:00pm

FRA joined a debate on the legal control of algorithms.

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FRA joined a debate on the legal control of algorithms.
The debate formed part of the Digital Law Congress . The focus this year was on digital rights: a new evolution of human rights. The debate took place on 23 October.

Statement by the Prime Minister on United Nations Day

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 2:00pm

The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on United Nations Day:

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  • The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on United Nations Day:
    "Today, on United Nations Day , we recognize what we can achieve when countries around the world work together toward shared goals.
  • "In 1945, the United Nations (UN) was created to provide a forum where countries can join forces to build a world that is safe, peaceful, and prosperous for everyone.
  • It has also brought to light once invisible issues, such as modern-day slavery and the use of child soldiers.
  • "As we mark the UN's 75th anniversary, Canada remains a proud founding member.

Safe and clean drinking water: Council adopts strict minimum quality standards

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 8:01am

Today, the Council formally adopted its position at first reading to revise the drinking water directive, based on the compromise reached in the negotiations between the Council and the European Parliament.

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  • Today, the Council formally adopted its position at first reading to revise the drinking water directive, based on the compromise reached in the negotiations between the Council and the European Parliament.
  • Under the new rules, the quality standards for drinking water are brought up to date, and a cost-effective risk-based approach to monitoring water quality is introduced.
  • The Council also introduced hygienic requirements for materials in contact with drinking water, such as pipes.
  • The Council position at first reading on the drinking water directive adopted today reflects the compromise reached in the negotiations between the Council and the European Parliament, facilitated by the Commission.

Council adopts conclusions on the EU biodiversity strategy for 2030

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 8:01am

The Council endorses the objectives of the EU biodiversity strategy for 2030 and the nature protection and restoration targets contained therein, which aim at setting biodiversity on the path to recovery.

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  • The Council endorses the objectives of the EU biodiversity strategy for 2030 and the nature protection and restoration targets contained therein, which aim at setting biodiversity on the path to recovery.
  • The Council stresses that protecting, maintaining and restoring biodiversity and healthy, well-functioning ecosystems will contribute to boosting our resilience and prevent the emergence and spread of new diseases.
  • In its conclusions, the Council calls on the Commission to integrate EU biodiversity policy objectives in relevant future legislative proposals.
  • The Council reaffirms the EUs determination to lead by example in tackling the global biodiversity crisis and in developing an ambitious new UN global biodiversity framework at the UN Biodiversity Conference in 2021.

Article - Plenary highlights: Sakharov laureate, EU farm policy, digital services, Brexit

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 8:00am

On Wednesday, Parliament said the EU must comprehensively review its relations with Belarus.

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  • On Wednesday, Parliament said the EU must comprehensively review its relations with Belarus.
  • On Friday, MEPs adopted their position on EU farm policy reform post-2022, calling for it to be more flexible, sustainable, and crisis-resilient, so that farmers can continue to deliver food security across the EU.
  • The recommendations will feed into the Commissions proposal for a Digital Services Act, expected by the end of the year.
  • He paid tribute to all victims of terrorism and those who work to uphold freedom of expression.

Momo Announces Yan Tang as the Executive Chairman and Li Wang as the New CEO

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 4:00am

Mr. Wang is a director of the Company, currently serving as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Momo.

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  • Mr. Wang is a director of the Company, currently serving as the President and Chief Operating Officer of Momo.
  • Starting from November 1, 2020, Mr. Yan Tang will become the executive chairman of the board of directors of Momo, in which role he will continue to be integrally involved in setting the strategic priorities and directing new business initiatives for Momo.
  • "I can think of no one better to lead Momo than Li Wang.
  • "I know that I speak for everyone at Momo in thanking Mr. Yan Tang for his leadership and tireless dedication to the company," said Mr. Li Wang.

Global dPCR Market- Featuring Avance Biosciences Inc., Becton, Dickinson and Co., and Bio-Rad Laboratories Inc. Among Others

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 3:45am
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201023005404/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global dPCR Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire).
  • The report on the dPCR market provides a holistic update, market size and forecast, trends, growth drivers, and challenges, as well as vendor analysis.
  • The report offers an up-to-date analysis regarding the current global market scenario, latest trends and drivers, and the overall market environment.
  • Download Free Sample Report on COVID-19 Recovery Analysis
    The dPCR market analysis includes the product segment and geographic landscapes.

Facial Recognition Market | Increasing Instances of Identity Theft to Boost the Market Growth | Technavio

Saturday, October 24, 2020 - 3:15am
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  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201023005397/en/
    Technavio has announced its latest market research report titled Global Facial Recognition Market 2020-2024 (Graphic: Business Wire)
    The facial recognition market research analysis identifies the increasing instances of identity threats as one of the primary growth factors for this market.
  • The major facial recognition market growth came from 3D facial recognition segment.
  • The growing adoption of facial recognition systems because of the increasing public threats and high vendor penetration will significantly drive facial recognition market growth in this region over the forecast period.
  • To help clients improve their market position, this facial recognition market forecast report provides a detailed analysis of the market leaders.