Power of Attorney

24 Feb

Definition: (noun) A document which allows one person to act for another. Uses: Can be a general power of attorney, which allows one person to act as the other in every respect. This would most commonly occur when the person … Read More »

Emoluments Clause

18 Feb

U.S. CONSTITUTION ARTICLE I SECTION 9 … [Clause 8] No Title of Nobility shall be granted by the United States: And no Person holding any Office of Profit or Trust under them, shall, without the Consent of the Congress, accept … Read More »

McDonald v. Chicago (Alito)

17 Oct
McDonald v. Chicago

Cite as: 561 U. S. 3025 (2010) Opinion of the Court SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES _________________ No. 08–1521 _________________ OTIS MCDONALD, ET AL., PETITIONERS v. CITY OF CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, ET AL. ON WRIT OF CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED … Read More »

49 CFR 821.33 Stale Complaint Rule

17 Oct
NTSB Regional Offices

In Administrator v. Armstrong, the NTSB relied upon its 2003 holding in Ramaprakash, restating Rule 33 which requires the FAA to provide notice of a proposed certificate action to the respondend within six months of an alleged incident or violation. … Read More »

NFIB Sebelius Dissent

17 Oct
ObamaCare

SCALIA, KENNEDY, THOMAS, and ALITO, JJ., dissenting   SUPREME COURT OF THE UNITED STATES _________________ Nos. 11–393, 11–398 and 11–400   _________________ NATIONAL FEDERATION OF INDEPENDENT   BUSINESS, ET AL ., PETITIONERS 11–393 v.   KATHLEEN SEBELIUS, SECRETARY OF HEALTH … Read More »