Midweek Roundup: U.K. Advances DPA Proposal, Bank of China Sued for $1 Billion for Alleged Hamas Ties, and More

Eight Israeli families filed a lawsuit against Bank of China over the institution's alleged services to members of Hamas, Dow Jones reported Tuesday. The relatives of high school students killed in a 2008 shooting, the plaintiffs are seeking $1 billion from the bank, citing dozens of wire transfers made on behalf of the blacklisted Palestinian group through the New York branch of the institution. More The European Union will draft a set of principles on how to best protect member-nations from crimes related to online gambling, European Commission officials said Tuesday. More The initiative, which won't directly call for new...