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Soaking in Another Victory

by Tom Damm It’s a four-peat. For the fourth consecutive year, the University of Maryland, College Park has won high honors in EPA’s Campus RainWorks Challenge, a national collegiate competition to design the best ideas for capturing stormwater on campus … Continue reading

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A Straight-up Victory for States Rights in Regulating Sports Betting

On May 14, 2018 the Supreme Court of the United States released its decision in Murphy v. National Collegiate Athletic Association.  This decision invalidates the key Federal prohibition on State-authorized sports gambling businesses, the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act … Continue reading

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Preemption Not Dead: Servicers of Student Loans Achieve Significant Victory in Ninth Circuit P

In Chae v. SLM Corporation, No. 08-56154 (9th Cir. January 25, 2010), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that the federal Higher Education Act (the "HEA") preempts student borrowers ("Plaintiffs") claims that Sallie Mae, Inc.s ("Sallie … Continue reading

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Another Courtroom Victory

Congratulations to Fears Nachawati’s Trial Attorney, Brice Burris, and his team on another great victory in a personal injury case in Tarrant County. The insurance company offered a pretrial settlement offer of $8,500 but Brice knew that our client deserved … Continue reading

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Trump Declares Victory In Fake ‘War On Christmas’

Liz HayesWall of SeparationEven late on Christmas Eve, President Donald Trump couldn’t pass up an opportunity to boast about a made-up accomplishment. Just before 10 p.m. Sunday, instead of the president being snug in his bed in Mar-A-Lago dreaming of … Continue reading

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