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New Complaint Seeks Damages from Saudi Arabia for Ties to 911 Attacks
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

A complaint filed this week by families of 911 victims alleges that the government of Saudi Arabia knowingly gave aid and support to al Qaeda


Supreme Court Adopts New Standard for IEPs
  • Husch Blackwell LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

In today’s unanimous decision in Endrew F. v. Douglas County School District RE-1, the Supreme Court articulated the standard by which federal courts


The Endrew Decision: A Better Educational Standard for Special Needs Students.
  • Nexsen Pruet
  • USA
  • March 23 2017

March 22, 2017 will go down as a good day for parents, like me, who have a child in the public education system who has special needs. In a time when


Third Circuit rules that Title IX applies to a private hospital’s medical residency program
  • Nixon Peabody LLP
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

Federal courts are adjudicating diverse cases pled under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX), which increasingly present claims


Supreme Court Increases School Standards For Students With Disabilities
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • March 22 2017

Today, in a unanimous decision crafted by Chief Justice John Roberts, the Supreme Court decided that the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act


Kansas Supreme Court Declares School Funding Formula Constitutionally Inadequate
  • Stinson Leonard Street LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

Earlier this month, the Kansas Supreme Court issued an opinion in Gannon v. Kansas holding that the state's current system of funding public


Trump May Not be the Only Catalyst for Administrative Reform
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

In the past few months, there has been a lot of speculation regarding the future of many administrative agencies under Trump’s administration


Court Limits Indian Water Rights to Groundwater Underlying Reservation
  • Quarles & Brady LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

The Winters doctrine, derived from a 1908 US Supreme Court case, is commonly viewed as the basis for establishing federal reserved water rights for


Courts Continue Trend of Recognizing Tribal Immunity in Bankruptcy Proceedings
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • March 21 2017

Section 106(a) of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code provides for abrogation of the sovereign immunity of "governmental units" for purposes of


Supreme Court to hear prison smoking case
  • Leigh Day
  • United Kingdom
  • March 20 2017

The UK's highest Court has given permission to a non-smoking prisoner to appeal against a judgment that the legal restrictions on smoking do not