This resolution urges Congress to enact laws that provide for a Startup Visa, which would allow foreign citizens who form bona fide businesses that spur innovation and employment in the United States to obtain permanent residency.
This resolution urges Congress to amend the Medicare, Medicaid and SCHIP Extension Act of 2007 to create a safe-harbor provision from civil penalties when responsible reporting entities rely on a claimant’s verified representations regarding his or her receipt of Medicare benefits.
This resolution urges the ABA to approve the Uniform Collaborative Law Act, which seeks to standardize collaborative law practice and encourages the development and growth of collaborative law as a form of alternative dispute resolution.
Urging the President and Attorney General, and state and local leaders, to assure that government lawyers do not make decisions concerning investigations or proceedings based on partisan political interests and do not perceive that they will be rewarded for, or punished for not, doing so.
Urging Congress, the Executive Branch and/or commercial lenders to develop and implement various loan assistance programs for law students and recent law school graduates experiencing financial hardship due to deferred or lack of employment during a period of economic crisis.
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