Tag Archives: Officials

Immigration groups and Republican officials urge justices to deny stay in asylum case

Last week the Trump administration asked the Supreme Court to block a ruling by a federal judge in San Francisco in a challenge to a new U.S. policy on asylum, announced last month as thousands of migrants moved from Central … Continue reading

Posted in Constitutional Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Jim Butler Hosts Senior Chinese Government Officials

Recently, a Chinese government delegation visited Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP.  The delegation included some of the highest-ranking officials from a top Chinese government agency – “China State Administration of Foreign Exchange” – an agency that directly oversees the … Continue reading

Posted in Real Estate & Property Law | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

SEC officials, panelists confer on muni disclosures in atmosphere of partial regulation

By Anne Sherry, J.D. With Dodd-Frank’s requirement that municipal advisors register with the SEC—but municipal securities themselves occupying a middle ground that subjects them only to the SEC’s antifraud enforcement authority—panelists at a one-day SEC conference pondered issues of disclosure, … Continue reading

Posted in Banking and Finance law | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kansas City Lawyers and Serbian Federal Government Officials Connect Over Bankruptcy

By Stephanie Klein Kansas City lawyers at The Sader Law Firm and the Serbian Ministry of the Economy met last month to discuss a common interest. Both parties have a stake in the same wager: personal bankruptcy can incite economic … Continue reading

Posted in Bankruptcy Law | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

One Stop Searching for Social Media from Federal Officials on ProQuest Congressional

ProQuest Congressional is fantastic for finding information regarding government documents, especially compiled legislative histories as we have written about before.   A lesser known feature of the product is the ability to search the social media of public officials. From the … Continue reading

Posted in Law Librarians | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment