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Daniel M. Kowalski
Detroit TRO Blocks Fast Deportations of Iraqis: Hamama v. Adducci

ACLU, June 22, 2017 - "A federal court has blocked the immediate deportation of Iraqi nationals arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement earlier this month. The American Civil Liberties Union successfully sought the temporary restraining...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Trump Executive Order Slows Visas

USA Today, June 22, 2017 - "President Trump has taken a small step toward "extreme vetting" of foreign travelers to the United States, signing an executive order that will have the effect of slowing down visas for tourists, business travelers...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Class Certification Granted in CARRP Lawsuit: Wagafe v. Trump

Wagafe v. Trump, June 21, 2017 - "The common question here is whether CARRP is lawful. The answer is “yes” or “no.” The answer to this question will not change based on facts particular to each class member, because each class...

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Love Rules in New York Tax Dispute

Domicile is where the heart is, according to a New York Division of Tax Appeals ruling in a dispute between a former Colgate-Palmolive Co. executive and New York state’s Division of Taxation. The administrative law judge in In the Matter of the...

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Washington State Seeks U.S. Supreme Court Review of Tribal Tax Dispute

Washington state is seeking U.S. Supreme Court review of a ruling that held that a 19th century treaty barred the state from taxing fuel transported to a Native American reservation. The petition was filed by the state attorney general’s office...

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DEAF CLIENT SUES HIS LAWYER FOR MISREADING HIS SIGN LANGUAGE

A deaf former client is suing his attorney for legal malpractice for allegedly mistaking his sign language and settling a discrimination suit for $207,500 instead of the $200 million he had asked for. James Wang, age 49, claims his lawyer Andrew Rozynski...