US Sued Over Calif. Out-Of-State Atty Rules

Law360, New York (November 14, 2011, 7:07 PM EST) -- The National Association for the Advancement of Multijurisdiction Practice on Thursday launched its second complaint in the past month seeking the elimination of California rules denying out-of-state lawyers general bar admission privileges.

In a complaint filed against the U.S., President Barack Obama, Attorney General Eric Holder, the Ninth Circuit and its justices, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Eastern, Central and Southern Districts of California and their judges, the NAAMJP asserts that the U.S. district court "local rules" that deny them equal opportunity to gain...
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Case Information

Case Title

National Association for the Advancement of Multijurisdiction Practice (NAAMJP) et al v. United States of America et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

440(Civil Rights: Other)


Magistrate Judge Donna M. Ryu

Date Filed

November 10, 2011


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