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Daniel M. Kowalski
Pastors blast illegal immigration bill

"Quoting scripture and invoking the name of Jesus, a small group of Protestant pastors asked Indiana lawmakers to slow down and wait for the federal government to solve the nation's illegal immigration problem." IndyStar.com, Mar. 6, 2008...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Groups address "unintended consequences" of immigration law

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - "An effort is under way by business leaders and others to address what's called the "unintended consequences" of a state law that targets illegal immigrants." Mar. 7, 2008. http://www.kten.com/Global/story...

Daniel M. Kowalski
Gov. Barbour should veto bill

"The Mississippi Legislature has waded off into the complicated immigration issue with a politically pandering bill that does more harm than good. The House and Senate now have passed a bill that would use Homeland Security registration for employers...

Bruce J. Bergman
Notice vs. Acceleration - Unlocking the Mystery

Acceleration is one of the most elemental - and critical - concepts in the realm of mortgage foreclosures. But how this is accomplished, and the relationship of acceleration to the concept of notice is sometimes elusive. A quick primer spurred by issuance...

Robin E. Kobayashi
ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law; Workers' Compensation Committee, Midwinter Seminar and Conference

Lex K. Larson, the author of Larson's Workers' Compensation Law (Matthew Bender), was a member of this morning's "Joint WC/OSHA Panel: How Work Injuries and Fatalities Involving OSHA Citations Have the Potential to Turn into Civil Liability...

Vivi Gorman, HB Litigation Conferences
Like Buttah . . . Just Maybe More Hazardous

At least one popcorn maker vowed to remove the chemical diacetyl from its butter-flavored products after the Occupational and Safety Health Administration initiated an investigation into the safety protocols at factories where the flavoring agent is used...