Railway Labor Act

4 Mar
Railway Labor Act

The Railway Labor Act (“RLA”), which codifies the law of labor relations affecting railroad and airline¹ workers in the United States, can be found at 45 U.S.C. §§ 151-188 [research it]. The RLA came into being in response to a series … Read More »

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 »

Guide to State and Federal Income Taxes

6 Feb
Internal Revenue Service

2018’s Epiphany for the Middle Class: During the 1st Quarter of 2019 many American taxpayers came face-to-face with the realization that the much-publicized “tax cut” of 2018 had either not provided the promised effect of actually reducing a family’s income … 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 »