Attorney’s Fees and the Equal Access to Justice Act


Memo:
Attorney’s Fees and the Equal Access
to Justice Act: Legal Framework
Joanna R. Lampe, Legislative Attorney

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Federal agencies need to strengthen their online identity verification processes


Report:
DATA PROTECTION: Federal Agencies Need to
Strengthen Online Identity Verification Processes
Nick Marinos, Information Technology & Cybersecurity Section
Michael Clements, Financial Markets & Community Investment Section
U.S. Government Accountability Office

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How Russia uses Western institutions to undermine the West


Report:
Misrule of Law: How the Kremlin Uses Western
Institutions to Undermine the West
Free Russia Foundation

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Government cannot institute patent review proceedings under the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act


Opinion:
RETURN MAIL, INC.
v.
UNITED STATES POSTAL SERVICE,
ET AL.

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The Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA): Compensation Related to Exposure to Radiation from Atomic Weapons Testing and Uranium Mining


Report:
The Radiation Exposure Compensation Act (RECA): Compensation Related
to Exposure to Radiation from Atomic Weapons Testing and Uranium Mining
Scott D. Szymendera, Analyst in Disability Policy

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Liability for Content Hosts: An Overview of the Communication Decency Act’s Section 230


Memo:
Liability for Content Hosts: An Overview of
the Communication Decency Act’s Section 230
Valerie C. Brannon, Legislative Attorney

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Surprise inspections at four detention facilities housing ICE detainees find health, safety, and civil rights violations


Report:
Concerns about ICE Detainee Treatment
and Care at Four Detention Facilities
Department of Homeland Security,
Office of Inspector General

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2014 HHS policy that dramatically and retroactively reduced Medicare payments to hospitals serving low income patients was subject to notice-and-comment procedure


Opinion:
ALEX M. AZAR, II,
SECRETARY OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
v.
ALLINA HEALTH SERVICES, ET AL.

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EEOC charge-filing prerequisite to an employment discrimination suit is a procedural prescription subject to forfeiture if tardily asserted by a defendant


Opinion:
FORT BEND COUNTY,
TEXAS
v.
LOIS M. DAVIS

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The Feres Doctrine: Congress, the Courts, and Military Servicemember Lawsuits Against the United States


Memo:
The Feres Doctrine: Congress, the Courts, and Military
Servicemember Lawsuits Against the United States
Kevin M. Lewis,
Legislative Attorney

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