Government Practice Section

November 18, 2014
To Quarantine or Not to Quarantine: Ebola and the Constitution

As the United States confronts the Ebola disease, issues of government-imposed isolation periods and quarantine are back on the table for the first time since the 1950s.

October 30, 2014
Register Now for Medicaid Fraud CLE on Nov. 10!

This CLE will cover everything you need to know about investigating, prosecuting and defending Medicaid fraud. Check out this post for more information.

October 15, 2014
Preview of the 2014-15 Supreme Court Session

The docket for the U.S. Supreme Court's current session, which began last week, covers a wide range of topics from employment law to free speech and more. Check out this post for a preview.

September 29, 2014
Section Awards Scholarship to Carrie Brennan

The third annual Government Practice Section scholarship has been awarded to Carrie Brennan of the IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law.

August 26, 2014
No Ice-Bucket Challenge for US Diplomats

Lawyers at the State Department banned American ambassadors from participating in the ice-bucket challenge.

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The purpose of the IndyBar Government Practice section is to promote the objects of the Association within the fields of law practiced by lawyers involved with or employed by Federal, State, or local governments. To that end, it is the purposes of this section: (1) to study and report upon the proposed, necessary, and desirable Federal and State legislation and local ordinances; (2) to bring together members of the Association interested in government practice and to confer upon the various problems incurred in these areas; and (3) to promote the legal education of members of the Association and the public by sponsoring meetings, institutes and conferences and by preparing and publishing articles concerning government practice.
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A Message from the Section Chair

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Matthew Klein - 2015 Government Practice Section Chair - Indiana Office of Utility Consumer Counselor

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