January 24, 2017

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 1/6

U.S. Supreme Court building

U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petition was filed in Aguayo v. Jewell (Tribal Governance - Membership) on 11/14/16.

U.S. Federal Courts Bulletin
Mullally v. Gordon (Comity - Tribal Judgments)
Miranda v. Jewell (Tribal Enrollment)
Drury v. BNSF Railway Company (Race Discrimination - Wrongful Employment Discharge)

State Courts Bulletin
People ex rel. Owen v. Miami Nation Enterprises (Tribal Sovereign Immunity; Payday Loans)
Seminole Tribe of Florida v. State, Dept. of Revenue (Fuel Taxation)

News Bulletin
We feature several articles about the new Bears Ears National Monument.

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
The Department of Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs has announced availability of the new Guidelines for Implementing the Indian Child Welfare Act.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
Here are the articles featured this week:
Offensive linemen: How Pro Football, Inc.'s responses to the cancellation of the Redskins registrations should be incorporated into the USPTO's future analyses of disparaging trademarks.
Addressing the Oliphant in the room: Domestic violence and the safety of American Indian and Alaska Native children in Indian Country.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
This bill was added:
H.R.6529: Chugach Region Lands Study Act.