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  • WNBA and players’ union agree to landmark deal

    WNBA and players’ union agree to landmark deal

    15.1.2020 | Austin Koltonowski | 6

    The Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) and the Women’s National Basketball Players Association (WNBPA) announced on Tuesday a tentative eight-year Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) that will increase the average annual compensation for players to six figures.

  • Europe rights court: Russia held unfair trial for oil tycoon and partner

    Europe rights court: Russia held unfair trial for oil tycoon and partner

    15.1.2020 | Andrew Hursh | 5

    The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg issued a lengthy ruling on Tuesday finding that Russia violated treaty provisions requiring fair trials for Mikhail Khodorkovsky and his business partner Platon Lebedev under the European Convention on Human Rights.

  • Supreme Court sends IBM case back to appeals court

    Supreme Court sends IBM case back to appeals court

    15.1.2020 | Cassandra Maas | 6

    The US Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a per curiam opinion in Retirement Plans Committee of IBM v. Jander, “leaving it to the Second Circuit whether to determine their merits, taking such action as it deems appropriate” regarding arguments raised in the petitioners’ brief.

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