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- Blog: Hunton Immigration and Nationality LawFebruary 2022 Visa Bulletin –EB-2 India Advances Six MonthsPosted on January 14, 2022 by Courtland C. WitherupThe Visa Bulletin is released monthly by the Department of State and is used to determine when a sponsored foreign national can submit the final step of the green card process, or if already pending, when the final step can be adjudicated. Below is a summary of the February Visa Bulletin, including Final Action Dates... Continue Reading
- Blog: Appellate InsightJudicial Review Under the California Arbitration ActPosted on December 31, 2021 by Patrick BurnsUnder the California Arbitration Act (“CAA”), an adverse award is subject to judicial review. Any party may petition the superior court to either vacate or correct the award. (Code Civ. Proc. § 1285.) But in most instances, such review is limited by statute, and such petitions face a number of substantive and procedural obstacles. Before […] The post Judicial Review Under the California Arbitration Act first appeared on Appellate Insight.
- Blog: Cannabis Law BlogRetesting Requirements if Impacted by the Michigan Cannabis RecallPosted on November 24, 2021 by John FraserOn November 17, 2021, the Michigan Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) issued a recall of cannabis products that were tested at Viridis Laboratories, LLC and Viridis North, LLC between August 10, 2021, and November 16, 2021. The full impact at this point is still unknown. On November 23, 2021, Viridis Laboratories, LLC and Viridis North, LLC... Continue Reading
- Blog: Exempt Org Resource - Nonprofit Law BlogSupreme Court Invalidates California Schedule B Disclosure LawPosted on July 6, 2021 by Michael D. Schwartz, Laura E. Butzel, Justin ZarembyOn July 1, the Supreme Court issued a major decision concerning nonprofit donor disclosure laws and the First Amendment. In Americans for Prosperity Foundation v. Bonta, No. 19-251, the Court held that a California law requiring charitable organizations to file their annual I.R.S. Form 990 Schedule Bs with the State—and thus disclose the names and [...]