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Commercial Lease Provisions and Issues

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Salt River Project v. Lee Navajo Nation Held to Waive Regulation of Employment

The Case: The federal court for the District of Arizona has issued an important order[1. Salt River Project Agricultural Improvement and Power District v. Lee, et al., No. CV-08-08028-PCT-JAT, Order (D. Ariz. Jan. 28, 2013). The case was twice previously appealed to the…

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34 Southwest Super Lawyers 2013

Thirty-four individuals from Modrall Sperling were selected for recognition by Southwest Super Lawyers during the 2013 peer review and annual selection process.  Thirty were named Southwest Super Lawyers…

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BIA Issues Final Regulations Governing Residential, Business, and Wind and Solar Resource Leasing on Indian Lands

The Revised Rule: On November 27, 2012, the Bureau of Indian Affairs issued the long-awaited and substantially revised regulations[1. See Notice of Final Rulemaking, 77 Fed. Reg. 72,440 (Dec. 5, 2012).] addressing non-agricultural surface leasing of Indian land under the Indian Long Term…

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