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Daniel M. Kowalski
CA3 Revises Ordonez-Tevalan (Guatemala; Domestic Violence)

Ordonez-Tevalan v. Attorney General, Sept. 21, 2016 - "The petition for rehearing filed by petitioners in the above-entitled case having been submitted to the judges who participated in the decision of this Court, it is hereby ORDERED that the petition...

Daniel M. Kowalski
CA9 on Material Support: Budiono v. Lynch

Budiono v. Lynch, Sept. 21, 2016 - "Budiono, a native of Indonesia, petitions for review of a Board of Immigration Appeals’ (the “Board”) decision affirming the Immigration Judge’s (“IJ”) order of removal. The...

Brad Wixen
California: MPN Treatment Resolution: Separate and Distinct vs. Part and Parcel

Did the Legislature intend for there to be two separate methodologies for resolving treatment disputes? By Brad Wixen, Esq. The essential question in Parrent v. SBC-Pacific Bell Telephone Company , 2016 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS --, is whether...

Daniel M. Kowalski
CA9 on Jurisdiction: J.E. F.M v. Lynch

J.E. F.M. v. Lynch, Sept. 20, 2016 - "This interlocutory appeal requires us to answer a single question: does a district court have jurisdiction over a claim that indigent minor immigrants without counsel have a right to government-appointed counsel...

Daniel M. Kowalski
BIA Amicus Invitation No. 16-09-19,“Wave Through” Entry

BIA, Sept. 19, 2016 - "AMICUS INVITATION (“Wave Through” Entry), DUE OCTOBER 19, 2016 The Board of Immigration Appeals welcomes interested members of the public to file amicus curiae briefs discussing the below issue: ISSUE PRESENTED...

Susan Calistri Boesger
Estate Planning Aspects of Qualified Pension & Profit Sharing Plan Distributions

I. Overview II. Income Tax Treatment [1] Income Tax Deferred Until Receipt by Employee or Beneficiary [2] Income Tax on Distributions [a] Averaging Methods No Longer Generally Available [b] Rollovers of Lump Sum Distributions [c] 10% Penalty on Early...