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Federal appeals court rules Bank of America not liable for fraud

NEWS SCAN The US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on Monday overturned a 2013 jury verdict that found Bank of America liable for fraud and imposed a penalty of more than $1.2 billion. The Second Circuit determined that there was not enough evidence provided to establish that the Countrywide

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UK top court – expats cannot vote in EU referendum

NEWS SCAN The UK Supreme Court on Tuesday upheld lower court rulings  that determined citizens who have lived outside of the UK for more than 15 years will not be allowed to vote in the June 23 EU referendum. The statute, the EU Referendum Act 2015 was challenged by two