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  • THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS PRESIDENT TRUMP'S
    THE UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT UPHOLDS PRESIDENT TRUMP'S "TRAVEL BAN": WHAT DOES IT MEAN FOR YOU?

    After over a year of litigation, the United States Supreme Court recently upheld President Trump’s so-called “travel ban” as constitutional and statutorily permissible. See Trump v. Hawaii , 585 U.S. ...

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  • FAMILY SEPARATION AT THE BORDER: HOW WILL THE NEW EXECUTIVE ORDER AFFECT IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT?
    FAMILY SEPARATION AT THE BORDER: HOW WILL THE NEW EXECUTIVE ORDER AFFECT IMMIGRATION ENFORCEMENT?

    The United States Government has recently come under intense scrutiny for the separation of immigrant families at the U.S.-Mexico border. Denounced by many as overly harsh, President Trump’s ...

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  • THE NEW SANCTUARY CITIES LAW IN TENNESSEE: WHAT IS IT, WHAT DOES IT DO, AND HOW COULD IT AFFECT YOU?
    THE NEW SANCTUARY CITIES LAW IN TENNESSEE: WHAT IS IT, WHAT DOES IT DO, AND HOW COULD IT AFFECT YOU?

    TENNESSEE has recently come into the national spotlight for its passage of House Bill 2315 (“HB 2315”), a new law that changes the nature of how municipal governments in Tennessee can control how ...

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  • U.S. Government Ramps Up Immigration Enforcement in Tennessee. How Could Form I-9 Inspections Affect Your Business?
    U.S. Government Ramps Up Immigration Enforcement in Tennessee. How Could Form I-9 Inspections Affect Your Business?

    The United States Government has ramped up its enforcement efforts in the area of Immigration Law significantly in recent years. As one tactic to increase its enforcement activities, the Government ...

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  • ASK YOURSELF THESE 5 QUESTIONS BEFORE SIGNING A NON-COMPETE
    ASK YOURSELF THESE 5 QUESTIONS BEFORE SIGNING A NON-COMPETE

    This article summarizes important considerations that an employee or business must bear in mind before inadvertently or deliberately signing a non-compete agreement with an employer or business. 1 ) ...

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  • The State Action Requirement for First Amendment Claims
    The State Action Requirement for First Amendment Claims

    Disclaimer: This article is not legal advice. It is intended to give a bit of background information about the state action requirement for First Amendment claims. Each case is different, and there ...

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