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AMICUS

a TRADE UNION representing technical and blue collar workers, especially in manufacturing. It was formed in 2002 from a merger of the Amalgamated Engineering and Electrical Union (AEEU) and the Manufacturing, Science and Finance union (MSF). It has around 1,125,000 members and is the UK's second largest trade union.
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See Brief of Amici Curiae Members of Congress in Support of
Formal recognition of civil law amici curiae has taken different forms and comes from different sources, sometimes even within the same country.
Many NGOs now submit amicus briefs to civil law courts even when the receiving court does not formally recognize amici curiae.
An amici curiae brief in support of American Guarantee's position was filed jointly by the New York Insurance Association, Inc.
An amici curiae brief in support of American Guarantee's position was also filed jointly by the American Insurance Association and the Complex Insurance Claims Litigation Association.
Brief of Current and Former Prosecutors as Amici Curiae in
of New York and Ohio as Amici Curiae in Support of Respondent on the
743, 744 (2000); see also John Harrington, Amici Curiae in the Federal Courts of Appeals: How Friendly Are They?