Monday, August 4, 2014

Wisconsin Federalinks Mon Aug 4th 2014

Milwaukee Chapter events: August 19th F.H. Buckley (more);

Recent news and comment on law and policy:

Civil Rights

Title IX’s Protections for Transgender Student Athletes, by Scott Skinner-Thompson and Ilona M. Turner, Wisconsin Journal of Law, Gender & Society

Criminal Law & Procedure

No Fourth Amendment “Seizure” When Police Knocked on Car Window, by Deborah Spanic, WisBar News, on County of Grant v. Vogt, 2014 WI 76 (2012AP1812)

SCOW: “Take me to my cell” or “I don’t want to talk about this” won’t end interrogations, On Point, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Cummings, 2014 WI 88 (2011AP1653-CR and 2012AP520-CR)

Ch. 980 petition is timely as long as it’s filed before the person’s release or discharge from sentence, On Point, Wisconsin State Public Defender, on State v. Stanley, 2013AP2477

7th Circuit Can't Decide If Jail 'Booking Fee' Is Constitutional, by Mark Wilson, Seventh Circuit News and Information Blog, on Markadonatos v. Village of Woodridge, No. 12‐2619

Wisconsin weighs in on NC traffic stop case at Supreme Court, by Bruce Vielmetti, Proof and Hearsay, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, on Heien v. North Carolina, U.S. No. 13-604

International & National Security Law

U.S. State Department System Crash Causing Significant Visa Processing Delays, by Eric Ledbetter, Chicago, Grant Sovern, Milwaukee, and Jose Carrillo, Phoenix, Quarles & Brady LLP

Labor & Employment Law

Staying on Top of Federal Contractor Regulations, by Carmen N. Couden, Milwaukee, Daniel A. Kaplan, Madison, Jeffrey S. Kopp, Detroit, and Mark J. Neuberger, Miami, Foley & Lardner LLP

City of Milwaukee Approves Raise in Minimum Wage for City Employees, by Robert W. Mulcahy and Carlos R. Pastrana, Milwaukee, and Brian P. Paul, Chicago, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP

July Employee Benefits Update, Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren S.C., Milwaukee

Litigation

Advance eSheet July 21-25, 2014, Wisconsin Defense Counsel

Donald Sterling loses case to prevent the sale of Clippers, by Nathan Fenno, Los Angeles Times (via Marquette Law School News)

Professional Responsibility & Legal Education

Lawyer Discipline, Wisconsin Lawyer, July 2014

Madison immigration attorney helping unaccompanied youth from Central America, by Pat Schneider, The Cap Times (via University of Wisconsin Law School)