November 10, 2011

NILL added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 11/10

***The National Indian Law Library added new content to 6 Indian Law Bulletins on 11/10/11***  

* U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petitions for certiorari were filed in K2 America Corporation v. Roland Oil & Gas (jurisdiction, real property) and in Owen v. Weber (dependent Indian Community, jurisdiction).

* U.S. Trial Courts Bulletin
Cases featured:
United States v. Native Wholesale Supply Co. (Fair and Equitable Tobacco Reform Act of 2004)

* News Bulletin
We feature an article in the "Tribal Jurisdiction" section relating to a NM tribe requiring tenants to prove they are not illegal immigrants.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
We feature a short article on federal funding for tribal water rights settlements.

* U.S. Legislation Bulletin
This week we added four new bills including H.R.2362: Indian Tribal Trade and Investment Demonstration Project Act of 2011.

* Regulatory Bulletin
We feature proposed rules of the Internal Revenue Service regarding tribal governmental plans under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).