The list of donors for the committee hosting the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia does not need to be immediately released, a state judge has ruled, rejecting a suit that made an end run around federal election law.
- LAN Airlines Pays $22M to End FCPA Probe
- One Appellate Giant Replaces Another in Second Circuit Challenge to SEC
- Federal Judge Chastised for Remarks About Baltimore Protests
- Airbnb Pushes Arbitration to Shut Down Discrimination Suit in D.C.
- Ninth Circuit Wades Into Strip Club Trademark Dispute
- ACLU Names Georgetown Law Prof David Cole as New Legal Director
Airbnb Inc., citing its home-sharing platform's arbitration policy, wants a Washington federal judge to dismiss a complaint in which a consumer says he was discriminated against based on his race. Hogan Lovells represents the company in Washington federal district court.
An internal prosecution guide developed by the U.S. Department of Justice in the aftermath of the failed case against the late Sen. Ted Stevens is exempt from public records requests, a federal appeals court in Washington ruled on Tuesday.
A federal agency that's locked in a fight with a corporation over the interpretation of a statute might want to avoid the Ninth Circuit and head into the decidedly more "deferential" Sixth Circuit. That's according to the recent findings of a comprehensive study of the 1978 U.S. Supreme Court decision Chevron U.S.A. v. Natural Resources Defense Council.
The U.S. Justice Department on Thursday sued to block the proposed $54 billion merger between Anthem Inc. and Cigna Corp., two giants in the health insurance industry.
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Cole's career move poses recusal issues for his wife, Judge Nina Pillard of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.