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  • April 22, 2019

    6th Circ. Remands Casino Case After High Court Ruling

    The Sixth Circuit said Monday that a U.S. Supreme Court decision resolves a circuit court split over the correct interpretation of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code's "safe harbor" provision and overturns circuit court precedent on which two courts relied in a trustee's suit against a tribe and casino.

  • April 22, 2019

    Russian Who Cut Deal To Avoid Fraud Charges Can't Appeal

    A Russian man who struck a deal to avoid charges he took part in a scheme using "bar girls" illegally brought to the U.S. to defraud patrons of South Beach nightclubs cannot appeal his dismissal because he has no injury to complain about, the Eleventh Circuit ruled Monday.

  • April 22, 2019

    Why Tribal Sports Betting Hasn't Taken Off

    Native American tribes are reluctant to jump feet first into sports betting, worried about renegotiating their state compacts, dealing with inexperienced legislators and earning little profit, despite the temptation of a massive new gambling market.

  • April 22, 2019

    Olive Garden Gets $35M Skin Color Bias Suit Thrown Out

    A Kentucky federal judge handed Olive Garden a win Monday in an African American woman's $35 million lawsuit alleging she was fired because her skin was "too dark," though he said the conduct of the restaurant chain's counsel "leaves something to be desired."

  • April 22, 2019

    ADA May Not Require Compliance Management Policies

    As demonstrated by a Pennsylvania federal court's recent decision in Mielo v. Steak 'n Shake, it soon may no longer be possible to bring Americans with Disabilities Act claims against a company for failure to enact a policy that requires finding and removing potential physical barriers, say attorneys at Squire Patton Boggs.

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