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Long-standing practice of working cash transfers validated by General Assembly

  • Franczek Radelet PC
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  • USA
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  • July 28 2010

This past Monday, July 26, 2010, Governor Quinn signed into law HB6041, which concerns transfers from a school district's Working Cash Fund to any operating fund of the district

The Supreme Court, September 25, 2012

  • Dorsey & Whitney LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 25 2012

The Supreme Court of the United States announced one decision this morning

Breaking news: Sixth Circuit strikes down Michigan constitutional amendment on college admissions

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • USA
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  • July 1 2011

A divided panel of the Sixth Circuit today struck down an amendment to the Michigan constitution added by voters in 2006 that prohibited Michigan’s public colleges and universities from granting “preferential treatment to any individual or group on the basis of race, sex, color, ethnicity, or national origin.”

SCOTUS refuses to backtrack on controversial Citizens United decision

  • King & Spalding LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 5 2012

In a much anticipated ruling, the Supreme Court of the United States reversed a Montana Supreme Court ruling that said that a 100-year old law barring corporate independent expenditures in the state was justified by the state’s history of corruption in the 19th and early 20th centuries

International Trade and Technology Transfer Reporter IT3: 2012 Issue 2

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • European Union, USA
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  • November 29 2012

“Breakneck speed” might be an overstatement, but it cannot be denied that achieving broad export control reform as envisioned by the Obama Administration requires a massive undertaking involving many complex issues that it will take considerable time to work through and finally resolve

FEC starts to make Citizens United a reality

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 12 2010

As we previously noted, the Supreme Court has ushered in a new dawn on corporate political spending in its recent decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, 558 U.S. ____ 2010

Judge rules State Assembly must open records

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
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  • USA
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  • January 18 2012

In a resounding victory for public access to state government documents, a Sacramento judge has rejected efforts by the California State Assembly to keep secret records reflecting its internal budgeting and spending of taxpayer money

Peanut butter cookie served to allergic child not an inherently violent act

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
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  • March 18 2011

A federal court in California recently dismissed with prejudice a claim against a school district and some of its personnel filed by the parents of a child with an allergy to nuts; they alleged that the defendants threatened harm to the child by refusing to keep him in a nut-free environment, which threat was undertaken to discourage the parents from exercising a legal right, i.e., requesting accommodations for him, in violation of state law

Supreme Court holds FOIA responses trigger FCA public disclosure bar

  • Haynes and Boone LLP
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  • USA
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  • May 23 2011

The Supreme Court recently held that a federal agency's response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request could bar a later False Claims Act case based on the information disclosed

Condemning municipalities not required to negotiate with mortgagees

  • Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis LLP
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  • USA
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  • February 28 2013

In Borough of Merchantville v. Malik & Son, LLC (A-3745-11T4), decided on February 5, 2013 and approved for publication, the New Jersey Appellate