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Cloture filed on Adler nomination; Burgess named Subcommittee Chairman

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • USA
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  • November 21 2014

Yesterday evening, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) filed cloture on the re-nomination of Robert Adler to be a Commissioner of the Consumer

Nine lessons from Detroit's chapter 9 case

  • Jones Day
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

On November 7, 2014, Judge Steven Rhodes, the judge presiding over the City of Detroit's bankruptcy case, announced that he would confirm the City's

Limits of Supreme Court ruling on public prayer tested in lawsuit against California district

  • Franczek Radelet PC
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

As our firm reported earlier this year, the Supreme Court recently held that sectarian invocations at public meetings do not automatically violate

Africa update - November 20, 2014

  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
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  • Africa, USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

On November 12th, Dalberg Global Development Advisors provided new insights into the types of organizations that have contributed most to

D.C. Circuit: USAID worker jailed in Cuba can’t recover damages from the government

  • Fisher & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2014

On November 14, 2014, in Alan Gross and Judith Gross v. U.S.A., a three-judge panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit

No rights for the rude: Americans with Disabilities Act does not apply to jerk

  • Shulman Rogers Gandal Pordy & Ecker PA
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2014

In Weaving v. City of Hillsboro, the Ninth Circuit recently found that an individual with ADHD was not disabled within the meaning of the Americans

N.C. Appellate Court speaks on attorney fee recovery law applicable to local governments

  • Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2014

In 2011, the North Carolina General Assembly enacted the following statute allowing payment of attorney fees in the face of certain local government

How to project gainful employment rates - part 1

  • Thompson Coburn LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2014

On October 31, the U.S. Department of Education promulgated its new "gainful employment" or "GE" regulations. As we discussed in a prior post, the

Sixth Circuit: spraying naked pretrial detainees in front of bystanders may violate 4th Amendment

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

A Sixth Circuit panel unanimously held last week in Williams v. City of Cleveland that pretrial detainees forced to “undress in the presence of other

Staying above the political fray the RIA Political Contribution Rule

  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 18 2014

It is entirely understandable if after the recent hotly contested "mid-term" elections the general public would like to put political campaigns