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Wednesday, March 23, 2005

News in brief

Two Wisconsin solons have introduced a bill requiring providers of services to business to send a notification letter to the customer before the contracts are automatically renewed.

A Minneapolis architecture firm is suing to keep a rival—who happens to be working with it on the same job at the moment—from pirating away five principals.

Irish airline Ryanair has run afoul of a Belgian court, which held that the firing of three Belgian employees hired in Ireland but working in Belgium was improper under Belgian law.

The galactic breach of contract battle between Activision and Viacom over the "Star Trek" line of video games has apparently been settled.

Canadian beer drinkers are breathing easier after 6,000 employees of The Beer Store reach tentative agreement on a new three-year contract.

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