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Are states barred from enforcing federal immigration law?

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 13 2011

As expected, the Supreme Court has accepted for review Arizona v. United States, a potentially landmark case asking the Supreme Court to determine how far a state can go to enforce federal immigration laws

Supreme Court agrees to hear appeal of Texas redistricting case

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 13 2011

The United States Supreme Court has agreed to hear Texas officials' appeal of a controversial new redistricting plan

Can the government require health insurance for all Americans?

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2011

Whether you agree or disagree with the mandates set forth in the sweeping Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, these cases are likely to garner more attention than any other case before the Supreme Court this term

United Kingdom's Bribery Act 2010 to become a law

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • June 14 2011

After years of discussion, debate and delay, the United Kingdom's Bribery Act 2010, which has been described as the toughest anti-corruption legislation in the world, will finally become law effective July 1, 2011

The immigration dilemma: ways to protect yourself from liability under US immigration laws

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 30 2011

Under the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA) employers are often placed between a rock and a hard place when confronted with an employee who may be unauthorized to work in the United States

Enforcing foreign judgments in Texas

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 29 2011

There are two ways to enforce a foreign judgment (i.e. a judgment from another U.S. state or foreign country) in Texas

Court rules in favor of funeral protestors

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 2 2011

On Wednesday, March 2, 2011, the United States Supreme Court issued a ruling in favor of the controversial leader of the Westboro Baptist Church (Fred Phelps) in the controversial Phelps v. Snyder litigation

Another controversial Arizona immigration law examined

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 1 2011

As immigration law issues continue to pervade the nightly news, the first of several immigration laws enacted by the state of Arizona over the last few years is now set for contemplation by the Supreme Court

Do corporations have rights of privacy?

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 22 2011

In the past few months, the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) has heard oral arguments in several noteworthy cases which could have profound impacts on various issues from freedom of speech and freedom of religion to privacy rights of corporations and immigration reform

SCOTUS update: does freedom of speech trump the freedom of religion and the right to peaceably assemble?

  • BoyarMiller
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 18 2011

In the past few months, the United States Supreme Court (SCOTUS) has heard oral arguments in several noteworthy cases which could have profound impacts on various issues from freedom of speech and freedom of religion to privacy rights of corporations and immigration reform