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U.S. Supreme Court nixes lawyers’ standing to challenge surveillance statute
  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2013

The U.S. Supreme Court's 5-4 decision in Clapper v. Amnesty International (No. 11-1025, decided February 26) held that certain lawyers lacked


The impact of the Supreme Court’s recent decision in Clapper v. Amnesty International USA on privacy and data-security litigation
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • March 5 2013

On February 26, 2013, the Supreme Court decided Clapper v. Amnesty International USA, which clarified the standard to establish Article III standing


Supreme Court finds lack of standing to challenge Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
  • USA
  • March 1 2013

On February 26, 2013, the United States Supreme Court decided in Clapper v. Amnesty International that U.S. persons who engage in communications with


Supreme Court decides Clapper v. Amnesty International USA
  • Faegre Baker Daniels LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2013

On February 26, 2013, the Supreme Court decided Clapper v. Amnesty International USA, No. 11-1025, holding that attorneys and human rights, labor


Supreme Court of Canada gives go ahead to sex workers' challenge of Canada's prostitution laws
  • Lawson Lundell LLP
  • Canada
  • September 24 2012

On September 21, 2012, the Supreme Court of Canada rendered its decision in Canada (Attorney General) v. Downtown Eastside Sex Workers United Against Violence Society, 2012 SCC 45 in which it found that the Respondent society (the “Society”) and one individual have standing to pursue a constitutional challenge to the Criminal Code provisions dealing with prostitution.


Supreme Court takes public interest standing to the streets
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • September 24 2012

On September 21, 2012, the Supreme Court of Canada unanimously dismissed the appeal in Attorney General of Canada v Downtown Eastside Sex Workers United Against Violence in Society and Sheryl Kiselbach.


CalPERS suffers standing setback in spiking suit
  • Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis LLP
  • USA
  • July 23 2012

Last Friday, Sacramento Superior Court Judge Michael P. Kenny ruled on demurrers to a petition for a writ of mandamus filed against the Board of Administration of the California Public Employees Retirement System, California Prison Healthcare Receivership Corporation, Judicial Council of California-Administrative Ofice of the Courts, and J. Clark Kelso.


Court rejects standing challenge and allows third party claims in connection with a lawsuit concerning a family limited partnership due to public policy against the judicial enforcement of illegal contracts
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2012

In 1972, Stanley and Lorraine created a for-profit college known as Five Towns College and were its sole shareholders until 2002.


Ninth Circuit affirms foreign nationals' standing to challenge "no-fly list" inclusion
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2012

In a decision likely to impact foreign nationals as well as airlines, airports, and related insurers, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals recently affirmed a lower court ruling which held that a Malaysian citizen studying in the U.S. has legal standing to sue in U.S. courts to challenge the mistaken presence of her name on the No-Fly List.


Bank seeks direction on dealing with funds in Libyan embassy account
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Libya, United Kingdom
  • October 17 2011

One of the customers of British Arab Commercial Bank (BACB) is the Libyan embassy in London, which has large amounts on deposit with the bank.