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Federal Appellate Court Affirms Summary Judgment in Favor of Defendant under Daubert Standard

A federal appellate court recently issued an opinion in a personal injury case that was appealed by a plaintiff after the district court excluded the plaintiff’s expert witness testimony. The case is important for New Mexico personal injury plaintiffs, because … Continue reading

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How “Age-Outs” Can Benefit under CSPA (Immigration Portal)

Can sons and daughters who are derivative beneficiaries of an approved visa petition who have “aged-out” obtain benefits under the Child Status Protection Act (CSPA)? If so, is this true even if they have yet to apply for adjustment of … Continue reading

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The Lawfare Podcast: John Brennan and Jerrold Nadler on 20 Months Under Trump

The challenges that President Donald Trump has posed to the rule of law are well documented, from his delegitimization of the law enforcement investigation into his campaign and conduct in office, to his attacks on federal judges who rule against … Continue reading

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Relief for Securitization Vehicles: Mortgage Modification under Foreclosure Prevention Program

In a recently-issued Revenue Procedure (Rev. Proc. 2008-28), the IRS states that the modification of certain mortgage loans under foreclosure prevention programs involving, for example, interest rate reductions, principal forgiveness, extensions of maturity and alterations in the timing of changes … Continue reading

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Consultation to amend the Dutch national regime under MiFID II

On 30 August 2018, the Dutch Minister of Finance (the Minister) published a consultation on amending the Dutch national regime under Section 3 of the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (recast) (MiFID II). The Minister proposes to extend the scope … Continue reading

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