Daniel M. Kowalski
Racial Profiling at Arizona Border Checkpoint: Report

"An Arivaca residents group called for an investigation of alleged racial profiling by U.S. Border Patrol agents at the checkpoint on Arivaca Road outside of Amado, based on a report it produced on volunteers’ monitoring of the checkpoint....

Daniel M. Kowalski
Report from Artesia: A Life-Changing Experience

An Associate in Fragomen’s Chicago office, Rebecca van Uitert , recently returned from a week volunteering her services in the detention facility in Artesia. Below is her account of the experience: "I just returned from my week in Artesia...

Daniel M. Kowalski
The Walking Dead: Why Courts Should Not Defer to BIA/AG Zombie Precedents - David A. Isaacson

"We know from fiction such as The Walking Dead and Night of the Living Dead that zombies are not, ordinarily, thought to be especially appealing or worthy beings. For the reasons explained in this blog, zombie precedents should be given no more respect...

Kevin M. LaCroix
Dismissal Granted in Cyber Breach-Related Derivative Suit Filed Against Wyndham Officials

Along with the separate derivative lawsuit filed against Target Corporation’s board, the cyber breach-related derivative action filed against Wyndham Worldwide Corporation’s board has been closely watched as representative of a potential new...

Thomas O. Gorman
SEC Commissioner Piwowar On Enforcement Policy

Commissioner Michael Piwowar, the only economist currently on the Commission, outlined his views regarding enforcement policy in remarks delivered at the Securities Enforcement Forum 2014 last week ( here ). That policy begins with the due process...

LexisNexis Legal Newsroom Staff
9th Circuit Strikes Down Arizona’s Proposition 100, A Constitutional Amendment Denying Bail To Undocumented Immigrants

Arizona’s Proposition 100, which mandates that bail be denied for serious felony offenses as prescribed by the state legislature, if the person charged has entered or remained in the United States without documentation, was struck down on October...