Cannes fetes itself with big birthday bash -
Detroit Free PressCannes fetes itself with big birthday bashDetroit Free PressMarsalis will join a June 9 lineup scheduled to include vibraphonist Joe Locke, saxophonist JD Allen, singer Tammy McCann and others performing with a band that includes Gary Schunk, Ralphe Armstrong and Bill Higgins. Emceeing the event will be WEMU-FM ...and more »
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 2:16 pm
An Interview with Stanford's Amanda Packel
Corporate Counsel (registration)An Interview with Stanford's Amanda Packel on Educating Corporate BoardsCorporate Counsel (registration)She received her A.B. in Economics, magna cum laude, from Princeton University and a J.D., order of the coif, from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law. She is a former law clerk to Judge Marsha S. Berzon of the U.S. Court of Appeals ...and more »
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 1:44 pm
Patent Lawsuit Map May Shift As Supreme
New York Daily NewsPatent Lawsuit Map May Shift As Supreme Court Restricts Venue In Patent Infringement CasesJD Supra (press release)Texas ranks second in a list of states where the most Fortune 500 companies are headquartered. Thus, at least some new cases that previously would have gone to the Eastern District of Texas may now shift to other Texas district courts such as the ...16-341 TC Heartland LLC v. Kraft Foods Group Brands LLC (05/22/2017) - Supreme Court of the United StatesSupreme Court of the United States2016 Fourth Quarter Litigation Update - Lex MachinaLex Machinaall 194 news articles »
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 11:00 am
American Corporation Seeks To Dismiss Afghan
American Corporation Seeks To Dismiss Afghan Overtime Claim By Contractors: What Is Going On?JD Supra (press release)The Company claims that although these men were “paid a fortune,” the workers are engaged in a “self-serving” attempt to benefit from the overtime laws in the Afghanistan Labor Code; the Company asserts such law does not apply to them. The lawyer for ...
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 6:09 am
China Online Retail Giant Wants to Build a
FortuneChina Online Retail Giant Wants to Build a Drone That Can Literally Deliver a Ton of StuffFortuneJD.com, one of the most prominent online retail companies in China, plans to create a drone capable of carrying—literally—a ton for long-distance deliveries. The retail giant plans to use the technology for food deliveries to and from agricultural ...and more »
Posted on 23 May 2017 | 5:55 am
INXS guitarist Tim Farriss loses finger
Guitarist Tim Farriss, 57, lost the ring finger of his left hand to ... including one it found — Canadian J.D. Fortune — by launching a reality show in 2005 designed to find a permanent replacement. In 2012, the band said it would stop touring ...
Posted on 5 February 2015 | 12:37 am
J.D. Fortune embarking on marathon project
He’s not on stage with INXS. He’s at home in Westville. The late-night shouts come not from a crowd of fans watching him perform, but a group of guys, or gals, in a car. That’s just one change since Fortune, formerly known as Jason Bennison, moved ...
Posted on 8 August 2014 | 8:32 am
Interview: J.D. Fortune documentary
Chasing Fortune — a documentary about the career of one of Canada’s most controversial rock artists J.D. Fortune — will be premiering at Toronto’s Royal Cinema on College Street on Nov. 11. Music reporter Rudy Blair spoke with Karen Bliss, the ...
Posted on 8 November 2013 | 1:06 am
Documentary on J.D. Fortune, One-Time INXS
Former INXS lead singer J.D. Fortune had his glorious highs and crushing lows as the frontman for the Aussie rockers. But the Canadian musician's lower lows are the subject of Andrew Nisker's rock doc Chasing Fortune, set for its world premiere in Toronto ...
Posted on 6 November 2013 | 6:27 am
Former INXS Frontman J.D. Fortune's Comeback
TORONTO -- Former INXS lead singer J.D. Fortune had his glorious highs and crushing lows as the frontman for the Aussie rockers. "I knew he'd won the show," Nisker said of Fortune's instant rock stardom as the replacement frontman for Michael Hutchence ...
Posted on 5 November 2013 | 4:24 am