Category: School of Law

Former NAACP president sees ties between past, current events at bus boycott celebration

Montgomery Advisor Cornell William Brooks In historic First Baptist Church, a Monday night tribute to Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott celebrated an important civil rights victory, while keeping one foot firmly rooted in the future… Expert quote: “If we look at what we learned in past, we’ve got to train, we’ve got to organize…Vote […]

Are restaurants cheating on sales taxes?

Crosscut Richard Ainsworth When a Bellevue restaurant owner pleaded guilty this summer to using illegal software to cheat on his state sales taxes, it was the tiniest tip of a global scourge of high-tech cheating that has apparently proven hard for authorities in the United States to uncover… Expert quote: “The entire retail industry is a potential […]