The most important rule when making any
business agreement is: Get it in writing.
In some situations—such as a contract to
buy or sell real estate—only a written agreement is
legally enforceable. Similarly, a contract that can’t be
carried out in one year, or a contract to sell goods
exceeding a certain value set by state law (typically,
$500), must be written.
This chapter considers techniques designed to provide the digital counterpart to a handwritten
signature. Adigital signature of amessage is a number dependent on some secret known
only to the signer, and, additionally, on the content of the message being signed.
Over the last 20 years the development and application of genetics has revolutionized
forensic science. In 1984, the analysis of polymorphic regions of DNA produced what
was termed ‘a DNA fingerprint’ . The following year, at the request of the United
Kingdom Home Office, DNA profiling was successfully applied to a real case, when it
was used to resolve an immigration dispute . Following on from this, in 1986, DNA
evidence was used for the first time in a criminal case and identified Colin Pitchfork
as the killer of two school girls in Leicestershire, UK.
This book examines the intersection of WTO trade liberalisation rules and
domestic health protection, a subject that is of considerable interest to
those concerned that the WTO impinges on national regulatory auto-
nomy. In analysing the tension between health protection and trade liber-
alisation, the book focuses on the way in which this tension is (or is not)
resolved through the dispute resolution process.
As issues or complications arise with regards to project communications it may become
necessary to escalate the issue if a resolution cannot be achieved within the project team. Project
stakeholders may have many different conflicting interests in a given project. While escalations
are a normal part of project management, there must be a documented process that defines how
those escalations will take place.
Efficient and timely communication is the key to successful project completion.
If there’s one thing Jews like to do, it’s argue. Many of you
reading this book are nodding sagely in agreement. Some
of you, however, rose to your feet indignantly to dispute my
blatant generalization. Either way, my point is proven.
Our passions are often brought to bear on the great issues
of the day facing our people. What will be done to bring
about peace for Israel? How do we resolve the fundamental
questions of what Judaism will be in the 21st century?
Is intermarriage something to embrace, or will it tear our
community apart forever?...
In addition to the steps that an organization must take internally, nations and states face the need for providing privacy protection
mechanisms to assure compliance with the safe harbor principles. There must also be recourse for individuals affected by noncompliance
with the principles, and there must be consequences for an organization that violates safe harbor principles.
The Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT) has the
power to hear tenancy disputes. If the RTA cannot help you resolve a
bond dispute, it will issue a Notice of Unresolved Dispute.
For bond disputes the person who receives a Notice of Unresolved
Dispute has seven days in which to apply to the Tribunal for a hearing
and notify the RTA. If the person does not apply to the Tribunal and
notify the RTA within seven days, the RTA will release the bond to the
other party, according to the fi rst Refund of Rental Bond form they