Recent Judgement Of Hon’ble Supreme Court Of India On Vaccination Of Persons

On May 02, 2022, the Hon’ble Supreme Court pronounced judgement in a publicinterest litigation petition (PIL) filed in 2021 before it by Dr. Jacob Puliyel, a member ofthe National Technical Advisory Group on Immunization (NTAGI), a group advising theIndian Government on vaccines. The aforesaid petition was filed seeking reliefs on theissues such as adverse consequences […]

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Sponsored briefing: Hot topics in Turkish renewable energy market

As of February 2022, Turkey’s renewable energy capacity is approximately 53,500 MW amounting to just over half of Turkey’s total installed capacity. This was largely thanks to YEKDEM, Turkey’s USD-based feed-in tariff. Depending on the renewable energy source, this mechanism provided guaranteed purchase prices between US$7.3 and US$13.3 per KWh for the first ten years […]

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Las Vegas Team Secures Second Successful Verdict

Congratulations to Las Vegas Associate Steven Knauss and Partner Christina Mundy-Mamer on their most recent trial win. Originating in 2019, Osorio vs. Brewer was a disputed liability case. The plaintiff requested a verdict of $100,000. After deliberating for five hours over the course of two days the jury found the defendant was not at fault for the accident and […]

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Messner Reeves Welcomes Two New Associates to Orange County Office

We’re thrilled to give a warm welcome to our newest associate attorneys at our Orange County office, Lana Lukyanov and Jennifer Berneking. With an incredibly diverse background and strong experience in litigation, Lukyanov’s practice encompasses a broad range of practice areas including real estate, litigation, labor & employment, insurance defense, corporate, business litigation, and banking and financial institutions. […]

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Sabah ties up with Shandong Port to become BIMP-EAGA logistics hub

KOTA KINABALU: The Palm Oil Industrial Cluster (POIC) Sabah Sdn Bhd has signed a strategic collaboration with China’s Shandong Port Overseas Development Group, the biggest port operator in the world. The agreement was signed today between POIC Sabah chief executive officer Datuk Freddie Gan and Shandong Port deputy general manager Xu Wei. Gan said the […]

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Austral Asia Regional Meeting

The sub-regional meeting for the IRG Australasia was held on the 24th of March.  While we had hoped to hold an in person meeting, still the restrictions of Covid resulted in heading back to the ZOOM Room for an exchange of ideas, and updates for how our members were managing. Firstly new members, Schon Condon […]

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Messner Reeves Celebrates New Office Location in New York City

As we continue to grow throughout the country, we’re happy to share that our New York City office officially has a new address. We held our open house on March 24th and had the opportunity to share our new space with our clients, partners and colleagues. Located on the 24th floor of the Wall Street […]

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Preserving Claims For Money And Time

The risks to contractors and subcontractors on construction projects have increased exponentially in recent years, and we don’t see them slowing down with the rising costs of construction. Contractors are being forced to agree to extremely abbreviated project schedules and higher liquidated damages penalties than ever before. Combined with supply-chain disruptions and material shortages this […]

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Parts of Sarawak Report editor’s defence struck off in defamation suit filed by Apandi’s former officer

KUALA LUMPUR (March 23): Twenty paragraphs and subparagraphs in Sarawak Report editor Claire Rewcastle Brown’s defence statement in a defamation suit filed by Mabel Sheela Mutthiah were ordered to be struck off by the High Court on Wednesday (March 23). Mabel, who served as a special officer to former attorney general Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi […]

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Las Vegas Team Secures Successful Verdict

Congratulations to Las Vegas Associate Jason G. Martinez and Partner Scott L. Rogers on their most recent trial win. In this case, Matzdorff vs. Lopez, the defendant rear-ended the plaintiff in a minor traffic accident with minimal damage to property. The plaintiff claimed in excess of $800,000 in past medical expenses and requested a verdict of $7 million. After […]

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