February 5, 2016

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 2/05

U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Hayes v. Delbert Services Corp. (Payday Loans - Debt Collection)

Seal of the Confederated Tribes and Bands of Yakama Nation
U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Wright v. Langdeau (Intratribal Dispute, Exhaustion of Tribal Remedies)
Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation v. United States (Environmental Law - Response and Cleanup; Liability)

State Courts Bulletin
In re Doe (Indian Child Welfare Act - Application of)
In re England, Minor (Indian Child Welfare Act - Best Interest of the Child)
Town of Verona v. Cuomo (Settlement Agreement - Casino Gambling)

News Bulletin
In the Land & Water section, we feature two articles relating to Klamath, Oregon, area water problems.

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of the Department of Interior regarding Indian entities recognized and eligible to receive services from the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
We added a new bill:
H.R.4456: RECLAIM Act of 2016 — To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to provide funds to States and Indian tribes for the purpose of promoting economic revitalization, diversification, and development in economically distressed communities through the reclamation and restoration of land and water resources adversely affected by coal mining carried out before August 3, 1977, and for other purposes.

January 29, 2016

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 1/29

Seal of The University of California

U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Petition for certiorari in White v. Regents of the University of California, et al. (Federal Rules of Civil Procedure - "Required Party") was denied on 1/25/16.

News Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.htmlIn the Intergovernmental section, we feature a revised U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service policy on tribal collaboration for conservation.

Regulatory Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/regulatory/2016fr.htmlOne of the items featured is a proposed rule relating to definitions and procedures of Indian Health Service administration of the Catastrophic Health Emergency Fund.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/lawreviews/2016lr.htmlOne of the articles featured is about disparaging trademarks.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/legislation/114_uslegislation.htmlOne bill was added:
S.2468:  A bill to require the Secretary of the Interior to carry out a 5-year demonstration program to provide grants to eligible Indian tribes for the construction of tribal schools, and for other purposes.

January 25, 2016

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 1/25

U.S. Supreme Court Bulletin
Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin v. U.S. (Limitation of Actions) was decided on 1/25/16.