Rangers at the park in southern Utah say that severe rainstorms caused extensive rock falls, retaining wall collapses and portions of trails to be washed out. (Zion National Park/Facebook) … [Read more...] about Flash floods, rock falls close trails at Zion National Park
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[JURIST] The American Bar Association (ABA) Standing Committee on the Federal Judiciary [official website] gave Leonard Steven Grasz, a nominee to the US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit [official website] a "not qualified" rating [statement, PDF] on Tuesday. … [Read more...] about ABA committee gives 8th Circuit nominee ‘not qualified’ rating
TakeawaysEntities operating a health program or activity should determine the source of funding for any such program or activity. Those programs or activities receiving federal financial assistance are subject to the nondiscrimination requirements of Section 1557, which include providing a notice of nondiscrimination to the public, implementing a grievance procedure, designating a civil rights coordinator, and providing language assistance to limited English proficiency speakers and appropriate accommodations to individuals with disabilities. … [Read more...] about What Does It Mean to Be a Recipient of Federal Financial Assistance for Purposes of Section 1557 Compliance?
The removal of the “Individual Remedies” provisions of the Model follows the drafters’ trend of deferring to and incorporating other state laws on enforcement and procedure rather than creating specific procedural provisions applicable only to data security issues for insurance licensees. The new Section 9 (Enforcement) states, “Whenever the commissioner has reason to believe that the licensee has been or is engaged in conduct in this state which violates this Act, the commissioner may issue and serve upon such licensee a statement of charges and notice of hearing . . . conducted in accordance with [cite provisions of state administrative procedure act or insurance code applicable to administrative enforcement proceedings for serious violations].” Likewise, the new Section 11 (Penalties) states, “In the case of a violation of this Act a licensee may be penalized in accordance with [insert general penalty statute].” The removal of Sections 12 … [Read more...] about Questions Remain Regarding Revised NAIC Data Security Model Law
Establishing clinical centers is also important, Pernell says, both in putting the school on the map and reaching out to the community. Largely due to the creation of the Center for International Law and Justice, FAMU became the only historically black college accepted into the International Association of Law Schools. … [Read more...] about Saving the School