Monthly Archives: November 2021

Instructure to present to Raym

SALT LAKE CITY, November 30, 2021 SALT LAKE CITY, November 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Instructure Holdings, Inc. (Instructure) (NYSE: INST), the maker of the Canvas learning management system, today announced that its CEO, Steve daly, and financial director, Dale bowen, will present virtually at the Raymond James Technology …

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Yale Law School European Law Association co-hosts conference on climate initiatives

The Yale European Law Association co-hosted a conference on European Union climate initiatives on Monday. It brought together leading academics and analysts on EU climate policy issues. Gavin Guerrette 12:11 am, November 30, 2021 Yale Daily News The European Law Association at Yale Law School co-hosted a conference titled “A …

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State Law Enforcement Agency Changes NHP Name to Nevada State Police Carson City Nevada News

If you’ve recently noticed references to the Nevada State Police instead of the Nevada Highway Patrol, you’re not alone. The Nevada Department of Public Safety changed its official designation for the Nevada Highway Patrol and other state law enforcement agencies to Nevada State Police. Authorized by the recent passage of …

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Former Industry Insider Slams Law of Triggering Oil and Gas to “Cover Up Violations” | Pelican Post

As a former general counsel for LDNR and a former Exxon employee, it would be difficult to portray myself as anti-oil and gas. I am not and never have been. In many ways, the oil, gas and petrochemical industry has been an important and meaningful part of my life. At …

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Harnessing changing social norms to curb student drinking

Newswise – A pilot study at the University of Washington in Seattle found that messages about changing “drinking norms” could help curb intentions to use alcohol among college students. Young people’s alcohol consumption is known to be influenced by their (often mistaken) perceptions of how their peers drink. To date, …

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NEWSMAKER-Osman Kavala, prisoner implicated in the stalemate between Turkey and West

Philanthropist Osman Kavala, the man embroiled in a diplomatic row between Ankara and its Western allies last month, played a big role in the development of Turkish civil society before being jailed in 2017 for seeking to overthrow the government . On Friday, he faces his first court hearing since …

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Law enforcement and community unite to bring Greene Fischer County to rest

Mark Atherton, Fischer’s pastor, said members of his congregation didn’t even know Fischer was a public servant. “He didn’t have to prove to anyone that he was the sheriff. He was just Gene. To exploreMPs and community members pay tribute to the late Sheriff Gene Fischer Fayette County Sheriff Vernon …

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Open edX & Learning Platforms | November – December 2021: 2U, Coursera, Udemy, Instructure Canvas LMS, ETS, Class Central …

[ Newsletter format  |  Click here to subscribe ] NOVEMBER – DECEMBER 2021 – NEWSLETTER # 41 | Latest news at IBL News | Noticias in Spanish 2U + edX • 2U eliminates annual fees for current edX consortium members • edX launched a first micro-licensing program with IBM in a cloud application Open …

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World News Roundup: Bus carrying North Macedonian tourists crashes in flames in Bulgaria, killing 45 people; Global license agreement to provide free COVID antibody testing technology to poorest countries – WHO and more

Here is a summary of the news in the world. Bus carrying North Macedonian tourists crashes into flames in Bulgaria, killing 45 A bus carrying North Macedonian tourists crashed in flames on a highway in western Bulgaria before dawn on Tuesday, killing at least 45 people, including 12 children, officials …

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Instructure hires Patricia Molenaar as vice president of sales for EMEA – FE News

Instructure, the leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) technology company that helps people learn and grow, from their first day of school to their last day of work, announced today (December 17) that Patricia Molenaar has been hired as its Vice President (VP) of Sales for the EMEA region based in France. Molenaar …

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Practical Considerations for Reviewing Entertainment Agreements in M&A Transactions – Corporate / Commercial Law

As content distribution methods evolve rapidly, major players in the entertainment industry are turning to mergers and acquisitions (M&A) as a way to strengthen their position and maintain their market share. Industry insiders predict a continued increase in M&A activity in the entertainment sector. Given the likelihood that entertainment companies …

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Facebook posts in Arbery trial reflect fear of neighbors online

Months before Ahmaud Arbery was killed, gunman Travis McMichael wrote a simple and frightening response to a Facebook post about an alleged car burglary in his Georgia neighborhood: “Arm yourself.” The article he commented on was sandwiched between discussions of lost dogs and the disruption of water service, as in …

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Democrats’ sweeping social and climate bill passes divided House – Wisconsin Law Journal – WI Legal News & Resources

By ALAN FRAMAssociated press WASHINGTON (AP) – Democrats dismissed months-long divisions and pushed their sweeping social and environmental bill through a heavily divided House on Friday, as President Joe Biden and his party moved closer to capitalization of their control of the government by channeling its resources towards their main …

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Private Texas Abortion Law Enforcement Rocks California Liberal Playbook | Editorial

Paul Kronenberg In the wake of the United States Arguments of the Supreme Court of private law enforcement in Texas, we can consider it the latest example of the cultural and economic clashes that have torn America apart. Liberals and conservatives have long concluded that the pursuit of ideological agendas …

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The weekend shooting claimed the life of the Roanoke Councilman’s brother-in-law | Crime News

The assailant fired, Williams said. In the previous altercation, the assailant, a white man, called Williams, a black man, “n —–,” Tina Jeffrey said. “When he asked her ‘Is everything okay now?’ they said he said ‘no, n —– that’s not cool’ and that’s when he started pulling the trigger, …

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Going to school can help learn social norms

The children are happy to go back to school. Here they enjoy the company of their friends. It’s not just the school curriculum that shapes a child’s life. Even though peer learning is not in the school curriculum, it is just as important. Going to school helps children prepare for …

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Instructure helps districts tackle chronic absenteeism, appraisal analysis and equity with Ed-Fi certification

SALT LAKE CITY, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Instructure today announced that Videri Analytics is the first product to earn the Ed-Fi Starter Kit Implementation Partner badge. Ed-Fi badges allow edtech companies to demonstrate their support for Ed-Fi standards and technology. The Starter Kit Implementation Badge applies to …

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Instructure Helps Districts Address Chronic Absenteeism, Appraisal Analysis, and Equity Through Ed-Fi Certification | News

SALT LAKE CITY, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Instructure today announced that Videri Analytics is the first product to earn the Ed-Fi Starter Kit Implementation Partner badge. Ed-Fi badges allow edtech companies to demonstrate their support for Ed-Fi standards and technology. The Starter Kit Implementation Badge applies to …

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Instructure to Acquire Kimono — THE Journal

Education Technology Industry News Instructure to Acquire Kimono By Dian Schaffhausen 11/12/21 The creator of the Canvas learning management system, Structureentered into an agreement to acquire Kimonowhich produces software for cloud-based data integration and interoperability. Once the acquisition is complete, Instructure said, Kimono will be rebranded as “Elevate …

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KICA and IHCF Co-Host Social Governance Webinars

AEnvironmental, social and governance (ESG) investments and projects are gaining momentum around the world, with the two largest associations of in-house legal advisers in Korea – the Korean In-house Counsel Association (KICA) and the In -house Counsel Forum (IHCF) – have joined forces to host four webinars in September, which …

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Utah Jazz and Instructure Present Top Most Valuable Educator Award

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4) – Utah Jazz, in partnership with Instructure, will present their first Most Valuable Educator (MVE) award at tonight’s game. West High School physics instructor Alison Bulson will be honored at halftime. She is the first educator to receive special recognition from Instructure and Jazz as an …

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Law firm discusses effects of COVID-19 on personal injury claims

Henderson Personal Injury Law Firm HENDERSON, Nevada (PRWEB) November 09, 2021 In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the need to improve infection control measures, Nevada passed SB4, which addressed public health issues to protect workers and businesses. The pandemic and the regulation of SB4 have created several changes and …

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Instructure to Acquire Kimono to Expand Integration and Interoperability with Instructure Learning Platform

Kimono will become “Elevate Data Sync” to seamlessly connect edtech users with the apps they love SALT LAKE CITY, November 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Instructure Holdings, Inc. (Structure) (NYSE:INST) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Kimono, a leader in cloud-based data integration and interoperability for …

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Instructure to Acquire Kimono to Extend Integration and Interoperability with Instructure Learning Platform

SALT LAKE CITY, November 8, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Instructure Holdings, Inc. (Infrastructure) (NYSE: INST) announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Kimono, a leader in cloud-based data integration and interoperability for education. Long-time partner and preferred integration solution of Canvas LMS, Kimono will be …

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Experts fear Hong Kong’s new Doxxing law will punish opposition

HONG KONG – Experts say a controversial Hong Kong anti-online doxxing law that took effect in October will be used to punish opposition figures for revealing personal information about police and authorities, as well as to portray invasion of people’s privacy. The law criminalizes online behavior that involves the unauthorized …

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Supreme Court Hears Texas Abortion Law Challenge (Video)

Home ” Videos ” Supreme Court Hears Texas Abortion Law Challenge (Video) Posted By: XYZ Social News November 1, 2021 The United States Supreme Court heard arguments over Texas’ restrictive abortion law on Monday. CBS News Washington’s Natalie Brand, then CBS News legal associate Rebecca Roiphe, joined “Red and Blue” …

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