Organizations

Ashford University Student Chapter Receives Merit Award from Human Resources Society

Saturday, August 1, 2020 - 12:20am

SHRM's student chapter merit award program encourages the development of more effective student chapters by recognizing outstanding activities and projects.

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  • SHRM's student chapter merit award program encourages the development of more effective student chapters by recognizing outstanding activities and projects.
  • "Our SHRM chapter extends membership to all of Ashford's alumni, faculty, and current students from all degree programs interested in the field of human resource management.
  • "Today's members of our student chapters are the human resources leaders of tomorrow," says Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., SHRM-SCP, SHRM president and CEO.
  • For more information regarding the Ashford University SHRM Chapter, please visit the chapter's LinkedIn Group Page , YouTube Channel , or website , whichincludes information on the student organization, chapter officers, upcoming events, and access to webinar archives.

K92 Mining Inc Files Technical Report for Kora Stage 3 Expansion PEA

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 9:52pm

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  • ), M.Sc., MAIG, Simon Tear BSc (Hons), EurGeol, PGeo IGI, EurGeol, Christopher Desoe BE (Min)(Hons), FAusIMM, RPEQ, Lisa J.
  • Refer to the Companys news release dated July 27, 2020 for a summary of the results of the PEA.
  • The Technical Report contains a full description of all underlying assumptions relating to the PEA.
  • CAUTIONARY STATEMENT REGARDING FORWARD-LOOKING INFORMATION: This news release includes certain forward-looking statements under applicable Canadian securities legislation.

EU fight against terrorism: terrorist list renewed for a further six months and one person added to the ISIL/Da'esh and Al-Qaida list

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 4:02pm

The Council today renewed the so-called EU terrorist list, which sets out the persons, groups and entities subject to restrictive measures aimed at combating terrorism.

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  • The Council today renewed the so-called EU terrorist list, which sets out the persons, groups and entities subject to restrictive measures aimed at combating terrorism.
  • Persons, groups and entities on the list are subject to the freezing of funds and other financial assets in the EU.
  • The Council is empowered to establish an EU list and impose related restrictive measures under Council common position 2001/931/CFSP and Council regulation (EC) no 2580/2001.
  • The EU terrorist list is reviewed at regular intervals and at least once every six months.

The Washington Companies Determined to be Causing Employer in Accident

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 8:00am

The Federal lawsuit is about an unfortunate accident involving Komatsu equipment loaded by a Washington Companies employee and then transported by ETON.

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  • The Federal lawsuit is about an unfortunate accident involving Komatsu equipment loaded by a Washington Companies employee and then transported by ETON.
  • In that Washington Companies deviated from these three standards, OSHA would have determined Washington Companies to be the root cause of the accident.
  • As an employee of Washington Companies, this would make Washington Companies the "causing employer" of the bridge strike.
  • Modern Machinery a part of a large consortium of privately held companies collectively known as the Washington Companies, owned by billionaire Dennis R. Washington.

RESEARCH FRONTIERS TO HOST SECOND QUARTER 2020 CONFERENCE CALL

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 10:00pm

WOODBURY, NY, July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research Frontiers Inc.(Nasdaq: REFR )announced today that it will release its second quarter 2020 financial results on Thursday, August 6, 2020.

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  • WOODBURY, NY, July 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research Frontiers Inc.(Nasdaq: REFR )announced today that it will release its second quarter 2020 financial results on Thursday, August 6, 2020.
  • Research Frontiers will host a conference call at 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday, August 6, 2020 to discuss its second quarter 2020 financial and operating results as well as recent developments.
  • Research Frontiers has licensed its smart glass technology to over 40 companies that include well known chemical, material science and glass companies.
  • Products using Research Frontiers smart glass technology are being used in tens of thousands of cars, aircraft, yachts, trains, homes, offices, museums and other buildings.

New CalCPA Chair to Prioritize Making Connections, Building Relationships and Finding New Opportunities Among CPAs

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 7:30pm

Making connections and building relationships among California CPAs will underpin Fraser's strategic platform during her 2020-21 tenure as chair.CalCPA is the nation's largest state CPA society.

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  • Making connections and building relationships among California CPAs will underpin Fraser's strategic platform during her 2020-21 tenure as chair.CalCPA is the nation's largest state CPA society.
  • "With every storm cloud like the current pandemic, there's a silver lining an opportunity out of the challenge," said Fraser.
  • "For California CPAs, our silver lining is the new opportunity for us to connect, learn and grow stronger together.
  • CalCPA will continue to explore innovative opportunities that deepen our connections in meaningful ways, and I look forward to sharing our progress with you in the coming year."

National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) to Have Large Virtual Presence at Ecological Society of America’s 2020 Annual Meeting

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 6:24pm

The 2020 ESA Meeting, Harnessing the Ecological Data Revolution, is focused on the massive and diverse sources and sets of data available to modern scientists.

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  • The 2020 ESA Meeting, Harnessing the Ecological Data Revolution, is focused on the massive and diverse sources and sets of data available to modern scientists.
  • The conference draws more than 3,600 virtual attendees this year from around the world, comparable to previous years in-person attendance.
  • NEON is a continental-scale ecological observation facility fully funded by the National Science Foundation and operated by Battelle.
  • NEON collects and provides open data and samples from field sites across the United States to characterize and quantify how our nation's ecosystems are changing.

Rob Worley Returns to Jones Walker

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 5:49pm

NEW ORLEANS, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Jones Walker LLP announced today that Rob Worley has returned to the firm as a partner in the Litigation Practice Groupin the New Orleans office.

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  • NEW ORLEANS, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Jones Walker LLP announced today that Rob Worley has returned to the firm as a partner in the Litigation Practice Groupin the New Orleans office.
  • "We are all pleased to have Rob return to Jones Walker as our partner.
  • He brings to the firm years of leadership experience, legal knowledge, and the client's perspective that all strengthen our Jones Walker team and the service we provide to all of our clients," said Bill Hines , managing partner of Jones Walker.
  • Jones Walker LLP ( joneswalker.com ) is among the largest 120 law firms in the United States.

Statement from the Chief Public Health Officer of Canada on July 30, 2020

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 5:16pm

OTTAWA, ON, July 30, 2020 /CNW/ - In lieu of an in-person update to the media, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, issued the following statement today:

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  • OTTAWA, ON, July 30, 2020 /CNW/ - In lieu of an in-person update to the media, Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, issued the following statement today:
    "There have been 115,470 cases of COVID-19 in Canada, including 8,917 deaths.
  • This week marks six months since the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a public health emergency of international concern and Canada announced its first case of COVID-19.
  • We know what public health actions and everyday individual level precautions we need to take to maintain control of COVID-19 in Canada.
  • Understanding the risks, following local public health guidance and taking appropriate precautions can help us make informed decisions to keep us, our families and community safer.

LEAD PLAINTIFF DEADLINE ALERT: Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP Encourages Investors Who Suffered Losses Exceeding $100,000 Investing In Velocity Financial, Inc. To Contact The Firm

Thursday, July 30, 2020 - 5:42pm

You can also contact us by calling Richard Gonnello toll free at 877-247-4292 or at 212-983-9330 or by sending an e-mail to rgonnello@faruqilaw.com.

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  • Faruqi & Faruqi, LLP also encourages anyone with information regarding Velocity Financial's conduct to contact the firm, including whistleblowers, former employees, shareholders and others.
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