Category Archives: economic development

Federal Circuit Briefs in St. Regis Mohawk Tribe v. Mylan Pharmaceuticals

Here: Opening Brief filed

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Ninth Circuit Briefs in Rosales v. Dutschke (Jamul Indian Village)

Here: Opening Brief Tribal Answer Brief Federal Answer Brief Lower court materials here.

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Delaware Federal Court Affirms Bankruptcy Act Did Not Abrogate Tribal Immunity

Here are the materials in In re Money Centers Inc. (D. Del.): 15 Appellant Brief 16 Appellee Brief 17 Thunderbird Appellee Brief 18 Reply 23. Memorandum Affirming BR Court 3-29-18 114. Opinion Granting QCA MTD 2-28-17

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Federal Circuit Stays PTAB Tribal Immunity Decision

Here are the materials in St. Regis Mohawk Tribe v. Mylan Pharmceuticals: Motion for Stay Opposition Stay of PTAB Decision

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Native Trade conference March 23-24 in Tucson

Here is the agenda: All Roads Lead to Chaco Canyon – Tentative Agenda  

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Patent Trial and Appeal Board Rejects Tribal Immunity

Here is the order in Mylan Pharmaceuticals v. St. Regis Mohawk Tribe: Order Materials here.

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CFPB Voluntarily Dismisses Case Against Tribal Lender

Here is the notice in Consumer Financial Protection Board v. Golden Valley Lending et al, 17-cv-02521 (Kan.): 101 – Notice of Voluntary Dismissal Pursuant to F.R.C.P. 41(a)(1)(A)(i) From Law360(Paywall): The federal government filed a notice of voluntary dismissal of its loan … Continue reading

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Federal Court Denies Immunity to Lac Vieux Desert Band’s Sovereign Lending Solutions Employee

Here are the materials in the matter of Pennachietti v. Mansfield, 17-cv-02582 (E. Penn. Dec. 11, 2017): Doc. 1 –  Complaint Doc. 5 – Motion to Dismiss Doc. 7 – Response in Opposition of Motion to Dismiss Doc. 8 – Memorandum … Continue reading

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Wisc. Court of Appeals Affirms Dismissal of DNR Claims

Here are the materials in the matter of Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources v. Timber and Wood Products Located in Sawyer County et al, 2017AP181 (Dec. 19, 2017): Brief of Plaintiff-Appellant Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Response Brief of Defendants-Respondents … Continue reading

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Patent Trial and Appeal Board Amicus Briefs on Tribal Immunity Issue

Here are the amici curiae in the matter of Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc. et al v. St. Regis Mohawk Tribe et al: For Movants: Brief Amici Curiae of the National Congress of American Indians, National Indian Gaming Association, and the United … Continue reading

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