Registration Deadline Extended; Rose Law Group Regulatory Attorney Thomas Galvin Weighs In

By Dillon Rosenblatt | Arizona Capitol Times In an October surprise, a federal judge extended Arizona’s voter registration deadline from Oct. 5 to Oct. 23. The news came with mere hours of today’s original deadline for Arizonans to register or update their registration. The court’s ruling gives Arizonans another 18 days to register. Progressive groups Mi Familia Vota and Arizona …

Rose Law Group Regulatory Attorney Thomas Galvin Weighs In On SCOTUS Taking Up Arizona ‘Ballot Harvesting’ Law

By Madelaine Braggs, Chief Digital Officer | Rose Law Group Reporter The Supreme Court of the United States is getting involved in Arizona elections. Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced today that SCOTUS will be reviewing a state law forbidding someone from turning in another voter’s early ballot. The only exceptions being a care giver or someone in that person’s …

Notre Dame Law grad, Rose Law Group regulatory attorney Thomas Galvin talks Barrett SCOTUS pick

By Justin Lum | FOX10 Phoenix PHOENIX – President Donald Trump announced his pick to fill the ninth Supreme Court seat Sept. 26 after the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died just over a week ago on Sept. 18. Amy Coney Barrett was nominated in a special White House Ceremony saying she’s “truly humbled by the prospect” while addressing the crowd of elected officials, including senators who are …

Senate report slams land-conservation tax-break deals; Rose Law Group regulatory attorney Thomas Galvin comments on finding

By Richard Rubin | The Wall Street Journal WASHINGTON—Deals using tax breaks for land conservation are often based on inflated property appraisals and sham partnerships, a Senate panel found. The bipartisan Finance Committee report, released Tuesday, calls for legislation to curb the deals and for even tougher enforcement from the Internal Revenue Service, which has been clamping down on the transactions …

New DHS rules for businesses to reopen, says Rose Law Group attorney Thomas Galvin

By Thomas Galvin | Rose Law Group Reporter Yesterday, the Arizona Department of Health Services announced new rules for several industries that have been shut down during the Covid-19 pandemic. The new rules have been promulgated in response to the recent lawsuit involving the state and Mountainside Fitness. Specifically, gyms and fitness centers, bars and nightclubs, waterparks and tubing, and movie theaters will …

Judge to decide whether tax on rich initiative used deceptive language; RLG Attorney Tom Galvin Comments

By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via AZ Capitol Times Business interests trying to quash a vote on higher taxes on the rich sought to convince a judge Wednesday that extent and breadth of the proposed new levy is being purposely understated and misleading. Challengers funded by the Arizona Chamber of Commerce and Industry contend that those gathering signatures …

Supreme Court says a state may require presidential electors to support its popular-vote winner; RLG attorney Tom Galvin explains

A pedestrian holding an umbrella walks along the steps to the Supreme Court Building, as a series of rulings are issued at the United States Supreme Court in Washington, U.S., July 6, 2020. /REUTERS/Tom Brenner By Robert Barnes | The Washington Post The Supreme Court ruled unanimously Monday that a state may require presidential electors to support the winner of …