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  • The Difference-Maker

    ..."I have had guns pointed at me a number of times at checkpoints in the middle of the night by drunken soldiers. ... in the early 1970s was Art DeFehr's first significant time abroad. "It was a pretty awful scene," he recently recalled. "It was ... his family's endorsement, chose to take a hardship assignment with the United Nations in Somalia rather than accept a position ...

  • U of M Research Program Taking Off

    ... turning heads in technology-transfer circles at home and abroad. After lengthy consultations last year, the new program, called ... has had exposure in places such as London's Financial Times newspaper and an Atlanta-based publication called Technology ...(The existing process for managing IP through assignment to the TTO will be maintained and available to researchers, if ...

  • In Conversation with Sally Armstrong

    ... 10 million girls in Kenya," Armstrong wrote in a New York Times op-ed. Armstrong was recently in Winnipeg to deliver a keynote ...(In 1992, Armstrong was on assignment in Sarajevo when she started hearing disturbing rumours about ... often feel helpless when it comes to injustices happening abroad. What can an individual do?. ARMSTRONG: People feel helpless ...

  • Xi v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2013 FC 796 (2013)

    ... the principal Applicant is the only employee of 2727056 abroad and that his position was not created primarily for the purpose ... Canada, he did not show that his was a temporary assignment. Instead, the principal Applicant’s position, which was ... since the Applicants visited Canada only three or four times, never had a home in Canada, and did not demonstrate any concrete ...

  • Xi c. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2013 FC 796 (2013)

    ... the principal Applicant is the only employee of 2727056 abroad and that his position was not created primarily for the purpose ... Canada, he did not show that his was a temporary assignment. Instead, the principal Applicant’s position, which was ... since the Applicants visited Canada only three or four times, never had a home in Canada, and did not demonstrate any concrete ...

  • Canadian Ap Journalist Wounded, German Photographer Killed in Afghanistan

    According to the provincial chief of police, Naqibullah, 25, told authorities his impromptu attack was to avenge the deaths of family members in a NATO bombing.

    ... Ont., and her colleague Anja Niedringhaus, 48, were on assignment for the Associated Press news agency when the incident occurred n the outskirts of Khost. Gannon, shot three times in the attack, underwent surgery and was reported in stable ... she knew early in her career that she wanted to travel abroad but realized her options were limited with the Canadian media. "I ...

  • Eli Lilly and Company v. Apotex inc., 2009 FC 991 (2009)

    ...became the owner of the Shionogi patents by way of assignment dated April 27, 1995 which was registered in Canada on August 24, ... anticipation and obviousness tends to diminish in modern times because of the sophistication of search engines and the ... importation and use of products in Canada which one made abroad by a process patented in Canada cannot constitute infringement ...

  • A Preliminary Research On Self-Initiated Expatriation As Compared to Assigned Expatriation/ Une Recherche Préliminaire Sur L'expatriation Auto-Initiée Par Rapport À L'expatriation Affectée

    ... for a fundamental reassessment of international assignment, among which self-initiated expatriation is one of the burgeoning patterns. This paper discusses the basic characteristics of self-initiated expatriates compared with those who known as assigned expatriates, and finds out that the new born group of expatriates not only differ with those assigned expatriates in the visible, or called the "outside" part, as the technical skill...

  • 2014 Federal Budget (Part 1)

    ...v. R. (TCC-2006) respectively. Example 1 - Assignment of income. Aco, a company that is a resident of State A, owns ...persons, which include U.S. citizens living abroad (including U.S. citizens who are resident in Canada for tax ... and are then required to remit deductions up to four times per month, depending on their payroll frequency ("Category 2"). ...

  • Patent Law Year In Review: Oil And Gas (2013)

    ...).9 The filing location is not believed to affect the assignment of the Judge. Practitioners use the phrase "oil and gas" to ... shipped its AutoDriller not only within Canada but also abroad. Because patents are territorial, a live issue was whether ...Though Justice Phelan seemed troubled at times with gaps or favourable shading in Mr. Bowden's testimony, ...

  • The Beginner's Guide to Nation-Building.

    ... in nation-building than any other country in modern times. As Dobbins highlights, Iraq marked the US government's seventh ... more in line with the realities of ongoing US activities abroad, it remains to be seen whether these doctrinal changes will ... manual for nation-builders both before and while on assignment. Drawing from 24 case studies of modern nation-building ...

  • Labour of Love

    ... live on a kibbutz for "however long." The Bricks remained abroad until Susan learned she was pregnant with their son, Jonathon. ... or lunch, don't be surprised if Ira gives you an assignment on your way out. "I can't count how many times I've heard people ...

  • Bell Canada v. Quebec (Commission de la santé et de la sécurité du travail), [1988] 1 S.C.R. 749 (1988)

    ... confirming that she was pregnant and a protective re-assignment certificate (ss. 40 and 33 of the Act respecting occupational ...At all relevant times, Ginette Bilodeau was a compensation officer with C.S.S.T. Bell ... private or public undertakings, whether owned in Quebec or abroad, that operate anywhere in Quebec. [Emphasis added.]. 188. This ...

  • Panossian v. Canada (Citizenship and Immigration), 2008 FC 255 (2008)

    ... However, on January 2, 2002, the Applicant accepted an assignment with Goodrich which took him to Germany for a maximum of one ...He changed the figures three times while his citizenship application was being considered. His ... temporary situation such as employment as a missionary abroad, following a course of study abroad as a student, accepting ...

  • Toothless Watchdogs. Insider Trading Regulation and Enforcement in Canada and China
  • Modernising the English Court System - Time for a Gastric Band

    There is a lot in the newspapers these days about human obesity and its detrimental effect on human health -- as well as on the health budget. Indeed, statistics suggest that one in five adults in the UK is now clinically obese. What applies to human beings can also apply to human institutions and it is asserted that the legal system is clinically obese. It needs a gastric band. First, the volume

    ... 16 and there would seem to be no good reason - in modem times - for anyone else to be a member of the JCPC, nor be entitled to ...3. Jurisdiction of the JCPC - Appeals from Abroad. The extent of the JCPC's jurisdiction has considerably ...* The assignment of statutory appeals and applications to the Queen's Bench ...

  • Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) v. Ferrasta, 2009 FC 575 (2009)

    ...They have been to Canada a few times, but mostly take trips in December and the summer time. The ...• Shortfall? 110 days; significant. • Is visiting abroad temporary? Yes, the trips were short, for purposes of visiting or ...The applicant then returns here after the assignment is completed to resume her work in Canada. 6. What is the quality ...

  • Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) v. Feerasta, 2009 FC 575 (2009)

    ...They have been to Canada a few times, but mostly take trips in December and the summer time. The ...• Shortfall? 110 days; significant. • Is visiting abroad temporary? Yes, the trips were short, for purposes of visiting or ...The applicant then returns here after the assignment is completed to resume her work in Canada. 6. What is the quality ...

  • Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) v. Feerasta, 2009 FC 577 (2009)

    ...They have been to Canada a few times, but mostly take trips in December and the summer time. The ...• Shortfall? 110 days; significant. • Is visiting abroad temporary? Yes, the trips were short, for purposes of visiting or ...The applicant then returns here after the assignment is completed to resume her work in Canada . 6. What is the ...

  • Canada (Citizenship and Immigration) v. Feerasta, 2009 FC 577 (2009)

    ...They have been to Canada a few times, but mostly take trips in December and the summer time. The ...• Shortfall? 110 days; significant. • Is visiting abroad temporary? Yes, the trips were short, for purposes of visiting or ...The applicant then returns here after the assignment is completed to resume her work in Canada . 6. What is the ...

  • Grounding with the People: Participatory Policy Making in the Context of Constitution Review in Ghana

    ... and implementation of public policies in recent times. In many ways the approach enhances the opportunity structures for consolidating the country's democratic credentials by allowing citizens to share in the ownership of governance decisions. In this paper, we draw illustrations from the participatory strategies used by an adhoc body known as the Constitution Review Commission (CRC) established to study and make recommendations for the...

  • Interchange of Public Officials in European Public Administrations: Italian Case

    In a Europe without internal borders that must compete in a global economy, in which there are constantly evolving the needs of an aging society and the labor market, it is essential to achieve a very high level of mobility. The percentage of workers mobility in the EU is relatively low: currently about 2% of working-age citizens, originating in one of the 27 EU Member States, lives and works in...

    ... Court, in fact, converge, although at different times, in affirming the primacy of Community law in the event of ... by the provisional nature of the public service lent abroad. The provision establish the importance of training of personnel ... to be placed outside the role to take a temporary assignment, lasting no less than six months, with international agencies or ...

  • South Yukon Forest Corporation v. Canada, 2010 FC 495 (2010)

    ... initiative had failed, notwithstanding the conditional assignment of the THA. [254] This was the context when Mr. Bourgh came on ...He went to Watson Lake several times. He saw the mill when it was operational. He was satisfied with ... this stage in the evolution of the law, both in Canada and abroad, the Anns analysis is best understood as follows. At the first ...

  • South Yukon Forest Corporation c. Canada, 2010 FC 495 (2010)

    ... initiative had failed, notwithstanding the conditional assignment of the THA. [254] This was the context when Mr. Bourgh came on ...He went to Watson Lake several times. He saw the mill when it was operational. He was satisfied with ... this stage in the evolution of the law, both in Canada and abroad, the Anns analysis is best understood as follows. At the first ...

  • The Effect of Corruption On Socio-Economic Development of Nigeria

    This study springs up because socio-economic development is very pertinent to all, hence it would be regarded as the apex of the authors' social existence. It will help to identify how deeply corruption has really affected socio-economic development of Nigeria. However, this study aims to enable them know the causes of corruption, and to find out how deep corruption has eaten into the fabric of...

    ...At times, it is very glaring that public work is where Dick and Harry vie ... these officials had been confiscated both in Nigeria and abroad. He then hinted that new procedures for recovery of ... of public service and at the same time share assignment according to merit and standard. i) The two bodies ICPC and EFCC ...