January 14, 2008
by Andrew Gilmore
A French court Monday froze bank accounts belonging to several Russian state organizations including the Central Bank of Russia, the Russian Finance Ministry, the presidential administration's foreign property arm, the Russian Energy Ministry, state arms monopoly Rosoboronexport, and the gover... ...[read more]
October 3, 2007
by Michael Sung
Michael V. Strong, as Assessor, etc., v. State Board of Equalization, Tom Kidwell, as Assessor, etc., Equality California, et al., Court of Appeal for the State of California Third Appellate Division, October 2, 2007. Read the full text of the opinion. Reported in JURIST's Paper Chase here... ...[read more]
December 15, 2004
by Bernard Hibbitts
Russian oil giant Yukos, currently caught up in a titanic financial struggle with the Russian government over the payment of back taxes (see a Yukos release on the tax claims here) while its imprisoned former CEO Mikhail Khodorkovsky is on trial for fraud, has filed for protection with a US ...[read more]

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