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01.24.2017

Chicago Sun-Times: Lawyers for Turkey call for probe of Chicago charter school

Lawyers for the government of Turkey filed a complaint Tuesday with the Chicago Public Schools’ inspector general against a local charter group and its taxpayer-funded school in Rogers Park. The…

10.11.2016

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 politically motivated persecution by the government of Romania. Alexander…

01.26.2016

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 organization led by the Turkish cleric Fethullah…

10.26.2015

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained in Thai Human Rights Case

Amsterdam and Partners would like to announce with immediate effect that they have been retained on a pro-bono basis by Thai human rights’ activist, Phayaw Akkahad. In May 2010, during…

06.02.2015

Globe and Mail: Group of Thais seek Canadian support to build government in exile

A small group of exiled Thais with close ties to that country’s ousted government is working to build a government in exile, and looking to a series of western countries,…

05.30.2015

Bob Amsterdam joins Kim Dotcom, Glenn Greenwald, Julian Assange and Edward Snowden

Bob Amsterdam joins Kim Dotcom, Glenn Greenwald, Julian Assange and Edward Snowden http://kim.com

05.29.2015

The NACC Whitewash of Abhisit

The recent announcement by Thailand’s National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) that it will be initiating an official investigation into former Thai PM Abhisit Vejjajiva for his part in the 2010 Bangkok…

05.25.2015

Amsterdam & Partners LLP Retained by James Bay Resources Ltd.

President of OPEC Supports NNPC Illegal Exercise of Preemption Rights. LONDON – 26 January 2015 – Canadian oil company James Bay Resources Limited (CSE: JBR) (the “Company”) has retained Amsterdam…

01.01.2015

Rule of Law or Rule by Law?

What if prosecutors weren't always right? What happens when a state applies pressure to the judiciary to target its opponents, or worse, when private actors are able to abuse the…

01.01.2015

A Resource Nationalism Checklist

The traditional corporate toolkit to respond to the risks of resource nationalism is outdated and inadequate. What was once perceived as a wave of economic liberalism, as governments across the…