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State Net Capitol Journal: Pot Taxes, Gambling & GMOs Bound For November Ballots
Posted on 17 Oct 2013 by State Net

Compiled by Korey Clark As of this writing, voters in six states will weigh a total of 31 ballot measures on Nov. 5, according to the National Conference of State Legislatures. Many of them are relatively minor, but a few are drawing plenty of attention... Read More

The Limits of New York's Indelible Right to Counsel
Posted on 26 Sep 2011 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Community Staff

Castellano on People v. Pacquette, People v. Lopez, People v. Gibson, and People v. Lewie: The Limits of New York's Indelible Right to Counsel By Mr John Castellano Excerpt from 2011 Emerging Issues 5910 SUMMARY: In People v. Pacquette... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: Shades of Spitzer: New York Law Enforcement Takes Aggressive Stance on AML and LIBOR Scandals
Posted on 24 Aug 2012 by Ballard Spahr LLP

by the Consumer Financial Services Group In a one-two punch reminiscent of Eliot Spitzer's tenure as New York Attorney General, that State's law enforcement authorities beat their federal counterparts to the punch by bringing proceedings in... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal: Election Cases Coming Down To Wire
Posted on 12 Oct 2012 by State Net

As of late last month there were 15 legal cases pending across the country concerning new election restrictions. With roughly a month left before the presidential election, the cases leave judges with little time to resolve election issues in states where... Read More

Shapiro on Portalatin v. Graham
Posted on 4 Nov 2010 by Jay Shapiro

In this Emerging Issues commentary, Jay Shapiro, a partner in the New York office of Katten, Muchin, Rosenman LLP, discusses a decision of a three judge panel of the Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. The panel held that New York's persistent... Read More