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Gary Bauer Appointed To Additional Term On USCIRF

Last week, President Trump announced the appointment of Gary L. Bauer for an additional two-year term as a member of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. Bauer was initially appointed to USCIRF in 2019. He is President of American Values … Continue reading

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“Judges Are Appointed For Life, Not For Eternity”: SCOTUS Rules That Judge’s Vote in Equal Pay Case Does Not Count Due To Judge’s Passing

In April 2018, an en banc Ninth Circuit held in Rizo v. Yovino that an employer cannot justify a wage differential between male and female employees under the Equal Pay Act by relying on prior salary. Before the Ninth Circuit … Continue reading

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Majed Nachawati Appointed to Dallas Bar’s Legal Ethics Committee

DALLAS – Trial attorney Majed Nachawati, co-founding partner of Fears Nachawati Law Firm, has been appointed to the Legal Ethics Committee of the Dallas Bar Association for 2019. The Legal Ethics Committee is responsible for establishing and presenting the slate … Continue reading

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New Judge Appointed to the Court of Justice

Mr. Jean-Jacques Kasel, from Luxembourg, has been appointed to the bench at the Court of Justice. He replaces Judge Romain Schintgen. You can find a brief resume in the Courts press release here. Judge Kasel was sworn in on January… … Continue reading

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Court Rejects Claim That Church Board Improperly Appointed Interim Pastor

In Leggett v. Moore, 2018 IL App (1st) 171101-U (IL App., Aug. 28, 2018), an Illinois appellate court held that the First Amendment does not prevent a court from deciding whether a church has violated it own bylaws when that does … Continue reading

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