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Publications

Sandra Feist

  • A Year of Fear: Immigration Policy Under Trump, The Hill, March 28, 2018.
  • Mission Mis-Statements, Leadership Blog of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, February 21, 2018.
  • H-4 Work Permits: A Feminist Perspective, Leadership Blog of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, February 8, 2018.
  • Rhetoric Versus Reality on Employment-Based Immigration, Leadership Blog of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, August 14, 2017.
  • They Work Hard for the Dream, in the Only Country They’ve Known, Pioneer Press, September 7, 2017.
  • H-1B Visa Trends: Is This The New Normal?, Leadership Blog of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, August 14, 2017.
  • Finding Equilibrium in an Unsteady World, Leadership Blog of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, July 11, 2017.
  • Letter to the Editor: Against the National Security Entry-Exit Registration System, Sun Focus, December 15, 2016.
  • A Practical, Tested Solution for Our Undocumented-Immigrant Puzzle, The Pioneer Press, December 9, 2016 (with Michelle Rivero).
  • Establishing the Employer-Employee Relationship in NIV Third-Party Placements, Waegrich, Feist, Bauerle and Pestaina, AILA Annual Conference Publications, 2016.
  • The Benefits of Volunteering Go Beyond the Client, Leadership Blog of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, February 26, 2016.
  • The Many Benefits of Volunteering, The Hennepin Lawyer Magazine, Official Publication of the Hennepin County Bar Association, September/October 2015, Volume 84, Number 5.
  • An Inside View from the Issue Editor, The Hennepin Lawyer Magazine, Official Publication of the Hennepin County Bar Association, November 2014, Volume 83, Number 9.
  • An Inside View from the Issue Editor, The Hennepin Lawyer Magazine, Official Publication of the Hennepin County Bar Association, September 2013 Volume 82, Number 8.
  • Where Immigration Law Intersects with Other Practice Areas: Tips for the Non-immigration Attorney, The Hennepin Lawyer Magazine, Official Publication of the Hennepin County Bar Association, May 2012, Volume 81, Number 5.
  • An Inside View from the Issue Editor, The Hennepin Lawyer Magazine, Official Publication of the Hennepin County Bar Association, March 2012, Volume 81, Number 3.
  • A Morning at the State Capitol: The MWL Public Policy Advocacy Committee Teams up with Girls in Action, With Equal Right, the official journal of the Minnesota Women Lawyers, March 2012.
  • Editorial: Pay Equity Act, co-authored with Kelly Francis, Bench & Bar of Minnesota, Official Publication of the Minnesota State Bar Association, April 2011, Volume 68, Number 4.
  • An Inside View from the Issue Editor, The Hennepin Lawyer Magazine, Official Publication of the Hennepin County Bar Association, November 2010, Volume 79, Number 10.?
  • The Intersection of Immigration and Criminal Law in the Wake of the Padilla Decision, the MSBA New Lawyers Section online publication, Fall 2010.
  • Immigration Obstacles in Times of Economic Downturn, Hearsay, the MSBA New Lawyers Section online publication, Summer 2009.
  • MWL Public Policy Advocacy Committee Focus, Girl Empowerment, With Equal Right, the official journal of the Minnesota Women Lawyers, January, 2009? The Expanding Sphere of Immigration Enforcement, Hearsay, the MSBA New Lawyers Section online publication, Winter 2008-09.

Jeffrey E. Grell

  • Grell on RICO (2018).
  • Minnesota Business Torts Deskbook, Chapter 10 – RICO (3d Ed. June 2017).
  • European Economic Community v. RJR Nabisco, Inc.: Has the Second Circuit Ignited a Second Explosion in Civil RICO Claims?, ABA Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases, Issue No. 6, Vol. 43, p. 205 (March 21, 2016).
  • Boyle v. United States: Does a RICO Association-in-Fact Enterprise Require Proof of an Ascertainable Structural Hierarchy Distinct from the Acts of Racketeering?, ABA Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases, Issue No. 4, Vol. 36, p. 216 (January 12, 2009).
  • Bridge v. Phoenix Bond & Indemnity Co.: Is a Plaintiff Required to Prove Reliance in Civil RICO Cases Predicated on Acts of Mail and Wire Fraud?, ABA Preview of United States Supreme Court Cases, Issue No. 7, Vol. 35, p. 321 (April 14, 2008).
  • Odom v. Microsoft Corp. : The Ninth Circuit Abandons the Enterprise / Racketeering Activity Distinction, www.ricoact.com (May 4, 2007).
  • Mohawk Industries, Inc. v. Williams: The Eleventh Circuit Revisits RICO’s Application to the Employment of Illegal Aliens, www.ricoact.com (September 27, 2006).
  • Ideal Steel Supply Corp. v. Anza: The Second Circuit Determines that No Reliance is Necessary When a Defendant’s Alleged Acts of Mail and Wire Fraud Directly Cause Injuries to a Competitor or to the Target of the Scheme to Defraud, www.ricoact.com (July 2, 2004).
  • American Chiropractic Ass’n, Inc. v. Trigon Healthcare, Inc.: The Fourth Circuit’s Attempt to Achieve a Balance Between the Policies Reflected in the McCarran-Ferguson Act and RICO, www.ricoact.com (May 6, 2004).
  • Wagh v. Metris Direct, Inc.: The Ninth Circuit Wisely Dismisses Civil RICO Claims under Section 1962(a) and (b), but Affirms the “Result-Oriented” Racketeering Activity / Enterprise Distinction Under Section 1962(c), www.ricoact.com (Nov. 7, 2003).
  • Green Leaf Nursery v. E.I. Dupont De Nemours and Co.: The Eleventh Circuit Revisits the Proximate Cause Issues of Reliance and Intervening Third-Party Victims, www.ricoact.com (August 15, 2003).
  • Western Associates Limited Partnership v. Market Square Associates: The D.C. Circuit’s Ill-Advised Attempt to Revive a Multiple Scheme Approach to RICO’s Pattern Requirement, Civil RICO Report (April 2001).
  • RICO: Businesses’ Best Weapon Against Bribes, Kickbacks, and Other Forms of Corporate Corruption, www.ricoact.com (December 2000).
  • RICO and Eminent Domain: Condemnation or Crime, www.ricoact.com (Nov. 2000).
  • United States v. Goldin Industries, Inc.: Is the Eleventh Circuit Trading One Conflict for Another?, Civil RICO Report (Sept. 1, 2000).
  • HMO’s Under RICO: Issues the Courts Are Likely to Confront, Civil RICO Report (May 10, 2000).
  • Exorcising RICO from Product Litigation, 24 WM. MITCHELL L. REV. 1089 (1998).
  • Restatement (Third) of Torts, Section 8(d): Back to the Future of the Learned Intermediary Doctrine, 19 Hamline L. Rev. 349 (1996).