The Supreme Court's dismissal of the Competition Authority's case against the Irish League of Credit Unions (ILCU) may have a major impact on the enforcement of Irish competition law, according to solicitors McCann FitzGerald.
Thu, 10 May, 2007
ALLIES of President Vladimir Putin won a sweeping victory in parliamentary elections, but human rights officials condemned the vote on Monday as short of international legal requirements and a retreat from Russia’s democratic reforms.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2003
The biggest pro-Kremlin party pulled far ahead of its rivals in Russia’s parliamentary elections today, with partial preliminary results suggesting President Vladimir Putin can tighten his grip over the Duma ahead of his own likely re-election bid.
Mon, 08 Dec, 2003
The jailing of Russia’s richest man in what is widely seen as a politically-driven attack on his oil empire could herald a return to Soviet-style repression that is bound to trigger capital flight, media and politicians warned today.
Mon, 27 Oct, 2003