This Week in the Ninth: PowerPoints and Payday Loans | Morrison & Foerster LLP – Left Coast Appeals

This week, the court is relaunching an ERISA claim and forcing arbitration of a dispute over Internet tribal payday loans. WARMENHOVEN v. NETAPP, INC.The Court held that the PowerPoint presentations did not constitute plan documents and that, therefore, any representation they contained could not override ERISA’s default rule that social …

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Lack of BMU site costs Democrats votes

Excellent article by Riley Blake leading the local Democratic Party to consider the results of the Butte County recall election. James Aram, chairman of the Butte County Democratic Party, shared his feelings about the division of the nation and in this county and the need for greater unity of purpose, …

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