News from amsterdam & partners llp A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle.

Latest

Oct 02, 2019, 18:52 ET Tanzanian Opposition Leader Tundu Lissu Enlists International Law Firm Amsterdam & Partners LLP

Tundu Lissu, the Tanzanian opposition figure, Member of Parliament, and chief whip for the CHADEMA party, has retained the international law firm of...


Nov 15, 2018, 13:00 ET DESA Executives in Berta Cáceres Trial Are 'Political Prisoners,' Argue Lawyers in New White Paper

The ongoing prosecution of two businessmen accused of involvement in the 2016 killing of activist Berta Cáceres is based on false claims, riddled...


Nov 15, 2018, 13:00 ET Los Ejecutivos de DESA en el Juicio de Berta Cáceres son "Presos Políticos", Argumentan los Abogados en un Nuevo Libro Blanco

La persecución actual que sufren los dos empresarios acusados de participar en el asesinato de la activista Berta Cáceres en 2016 está basada en...


Aug 22, 2018, 23:00 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP Denounces Violation of Bobi Wine's Right to Counsel

Robert Kyagulanyi Ssentamu, a Ugandan member of parliament best known as "Bobi Wine" who has been detained since August 14, is now being denied full...


Jul 18, 2018, 12:00 ET Experto en Derecho Penal Expone Fallas en el Informe Investigativo sobre la Muerte de Berta Cáceres en Honduras

Un nuevo informe del prominente abogado penalista Brian Greenspan (Greenspan Humphrey Weinstein, Toronto) desacredita el informe de 2017 del GAIPE...


Jul 18, 2018, 11:41 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP: Criminal Law Expert Exposes Flaws in Investigative Report into Death of Berta Caceres in Honduras

A new report by leading Canadian criminal lawyer Brian Greenspan (Greenspan Humphrey Weinstein, Toronto) discredits the 2017 report by GAIPE (Grupo...


May 15, 2018, 11:55 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by Desarrollos Energéticos S.A. (DESA) to Advise on Agua Zarca Case

Desarrollos Energéticos S.A. (DESA), the renewable energy firm responsible for the Agua Zarca hydroelectric project in Honduras, has retained the...


May 15, 2018, 01:14 ET Desarrollos Energéticos S.A. (DESA) contrata a Amsterdam & Partners LLP para que lo aconseje en el caso de Agua Zarca

Desarrollos Energéticos S.A. (DESA), la compañía de energía renovable responsable del proyecto hidroeléctrico Agua Zarca en Honduras, contrató el...


Jan 24, 2018, 07:00 ET VICE News Segment Featuring Lawyer Robert Amsterdam Investigates Fethullah Gülen's US Charter Schools

A secretive network of charter schools allegedly tied to the US-based Turkish cleric Fethullah Gülen were featured on a recent segment aired by VICE...


Nov 14, 2017, 10:30 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP Supports NAACP Resolution on Gülen Charter Schools

The California chapter of the the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) has passed a new resolution urging federal,...


Sep 25, 2017, 09:00 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP Gets Major Win for CONMEBOL in Florida Antitrust Litigation

The South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL), the governing body for professional soccer in South America, has been dismissed from a major...


Sep 25, 2017, 03:00 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP erwirkt eine wichtige Wettbewerbsrechtsentscheidung in Florida für die Südamerikanische Fußball-Konföderation

Eine Wettbewerbsrechtklage von GolTV und Global Sports Partners KKO gegen die Südamerikanische Fußball-Konföderation (CONMEBOL), dem Dachverband der...


Sep 13, 2017, 08:00 ET Empire of Deceit Unveils Misconduct and Misuse of Taxpayer Funds and Visa Program at Gülen-Affiliated Charter Schools

Amsterdam & Partners LLP today released Empire of Deceit: An Investigation of the Gülen Charter School Network, a new book that, for the first time,...


Oct 14, 2016, 08:11 ET Lawyer Cites Inability of Texas Education Agency to Investigate Harmony Public Schools

A recently concluded investigation by the Texas Education Agency into the charter school network controlled by secretive Turkish figure Fethullah...


Oct 11, 2016, 02:50 ET Victim of Romanian Political Persecution Alexander Adamescu Retains Lawyer Robert Amsterdam

The son of the well-known Romanian businessman Dan Adamescu has engaged the international lawyer Robert Amsterdam to fight back against the...


May 24, 2016, 09:17 ET Texas Education Agency Urged to Investigate Misappropriation of Public Funds, Discrimination and Self-Dealing by Harmony Public Schools

The law firm Amsterdam & Partners LLP has filed a formal Complaint against Harmony Public Schools (Harmony), urging the Texas Education Agency (TEA)...


Feb 16, 2016, 04:18 ET State of California Urged to Investigate Gülen-linked Magnolia Charter Schools

A formal complaint has been issued under the California Uniform Complaint Procedure ("UCP") urging the California Department of Education to conduct...


Feb 09, 2016, 03:07 ET Austria Continues to Hold Wrongfully Imprisoned Author Stephan Templ, says Lawyer Robert Amsterdam

The Republic of Austria is continuing to hold prisoner the author and Jewish rights activist Stephan Templ despite the presentation of crucial new...


Feb 03, 2016, 09:00 ET Company Allegedly Linked to Gulen Movement Sued in Texas over Document Disclosure

The law firm of Amsterdam & Partners LLP has filed a lawsuit against Solidarity Contracting LLC ("Solidarity") in the District Court of Harris...


Oct 26, 2015, 12:24 ET Republic of Turkey Retains Amsterdam & Partners LLP on Expanding Gulen Investigation into Africa and U.S. Charter Schools

The Republic of Turkey has retained international law firm Amsterdam & Partners LLP to conduct a global investigation into the activities of the...


Jun 01, 2015, 01:01 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by Russian Duma Deputy Ilya Ponomarev

The law firm of Amsterdam & Partners LLP has been retained as international counsel to represent Russian State Duma Deputy Ilya Ponomarev. The...


Jan 26, 2015, 12:59 ET Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by James Bay Resources Ltd.

Canadian oil company James Bay Resources Limited (JBR) (the "Company") has retained Amsterdam & Partners LLP in connection with the Company's...


May 25, 2014, 12:52 ET La Thaïlande envisage de former un gouvernement en exil

Suite à l'annonce d'un coup d'État militaire illégal perpétré jeudi par l'armée thaïlandaise, Robert Amsterdam, conseiller de l'ex-Premier ministre...


May 23, 2014, 12:14 ET Überlegungen zur Bildung einer thailändischen Exilregierung angestellt

Nach dem illegalen Militärputsch durch die thailändische Armee am Donnerstag erklärte Robert Amsterdam, Berater des ehemaligen thailändischen...


May 23, 2014, 12:08 ET Se otorga consideración a la formación del gobierno tailandés en el exilio

Tras la declaración de un golpe de Estado militar ilegal del Ejército de Tailandia el jueves, Robert Amsterdam, consejero del ex primer ministro...