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Carrie Crotty

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Antiguan Businessman charged with Breaching Copyright Laws.

(20) Comments | Posted January 7, 2011 | 2:20 PM

This week the twin island nation of Antigua and Barbuda charged a local businessman , Giancarlo Bettini, and his Antigua based offshore company Slyloft Inc. with breaching laws under the W.I.P.O. Treaty. Bettini is the first to face the courts since Antigua and Barbuda ratified the WIPO Treaty (World Intellectual...

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"Mr." Allen Stanford

(1) Comments | Posted April 3, 2010 | 10:18 PM

Mr. R. Alan Stanford will have to get used to the fact he is no longer "Sir Alan Stanford". The imprisoned
financier has lost his title after Governor General of Antigua and Barbuda, Dame Louise lake Tack signed the order revoking his knighthood this week.

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Alan Stanford's Sticky Wicket

(0) Comments | Posted February 4, 2010 | 7:44 PM

A wicket is the playing field used in Cricket, a game extremely popular in England and the Commonwealth nations. The phrase "Sticky Wicket" refers to a difficult situation, for instance, playing on a wet and sticky pitch.
Alan Stanford's Sticky Wicket Restaurant in Antigua is most appropriately named....

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