July 2012


July 31, 2012 2:55 PM | Posted by Cross, Danielle and Seffernick, Aubrey | Permalink
The Tenth Circuit Court of Appeals has determined that a legal entity, organized under state law and wholly owned by a tribal corporation, cannot share in a tribe’s sovereign immunity. In Somerlott . . . read more
July 30, 2012 8:00 AM | Posted by Groshong, Geoff | Permalink
Four members of a recognized tribe, The Lower Sioux Community, in the State of Minnesota (the "Tribe"), filed individual bankruptcy petitions . . . read more
July 27, 2012 8:00 AM | Posted by Masse, Chris and Seffernick, Aubrey | Permalink
Casino proponents are making another run at the ballot box seeking voter approval for a commercial casino in Wood Village, Oregon . . . read more
July 26, 2012 1:10 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink
The U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs is broadcasting a live webcast of today's Oversight Hearing on Regulation of Tribal Gaming . . . read more
July 24, 2012 2:10 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris and Seffernick, Aubrey | Permalink
Congratulations to Ron Allen, Chairman of the Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe and Chair of the Washington Indian Gaming Association for . . . read more
July 16, 2012 4:41 PM | Posted by Molatore, Clifton | Permalink
New guidelines were released today for distribution of the remaining $1.8 billion in Tribal Economic Development Bonds . . . read more
July 16, 2012 1:45 PM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink
Washington’s Quileute Tribe has successfully won back 785 acres originally ceded to the federal government over 157 years ago . . . read more
July 12, 2012 11:00 AM | Posted by Masse, Chris | Permalink
The National Indian Gaming Commission is holding the last of five consultations July 19. The consultation will be held at the Little Creek Casino Resort in Shelton, Washington immediately following . . . read more
July 2, 2012 11:32 AM | Posted by Masse, Chris and Stahlfeld, Susan | Permalink
Chris Masse will speak on "Liquor Privitization/Policies and Procedures" and Susan Stahlfeld will present "HR: Family Medical Leave Act". read more