Iowa

Iowa is a state located in the Midwest, and is bordered by the Mississippi River, Missouri River, and Big Sioux River. It was the 29th State admitted to the Union on December 28, 1846. Iowa is in the Eighth District Circuit Court of Appeals in the United States.

For much of its history, Iowa has been an agricultural based community, and its economy has been driven as such. It was in the center of the Corn Belt region, where climates and soil-conditions, made it ideal for growing and cultivating crops. During the latter half of the 20th Century, Iowa’s economy took a turn and diversified their economy by incorporating manufacturing, IT, biotechnology, financial services, and ‘green energy’ production to the mix. Today the state relies heavily on these industries to fund its economy.

Iowa laws and statutes comprise the Code of Iowa, updated by the Iowa Legislative Service Bureau, with a new edition published in odd-numbered years and a supplement published in even-numbered years.  The Governor of Iowa is the head of the Executive branch of government, and the legislature is

The state court system in Iowa consists of the Iowa Supreme Court, the Iowa Court of Appeals, and Eight District courts.  The Iowa Supreme Court is head of the state’s judicial branch, and consists of a Chief Justice and six associate justices.  The Court of Appeals is the intermediate court in the state, and hears appeals from the District Courts.   The Iowa District courts have original jurisdiction across the state in a variety of matters, including, civil cases with any amount in controversy; felony criminal cases, domestic relations, family law, and cases involving minors cases (including adoption, dependency, juvenile delinquency, and probate cases.)

The National Law Review covers cases out of Iowa and the Eighth Circuit. Visitors can read immigration law news, cases from the state’s Supreme Court, tax law, bankruptcy proceedings, state and federal cases out of Iowa, and union-related news. The National Law Review also publishes updates on news and stories in the state of Iowa.

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Trending in Telehealth: January 22 – 29, 2024 McDermott Will & Emery
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Trending in Telehealth: January 4 – 15, 2024 McDermott Will & Emery
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Jan
Iowa Employers Must Ensure Strict Adherence to State’s Drug Testing Law Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Jan
The Comprehensive Privacy Law Deluge: Record-Keeping and Related Requirements Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Jan
Current Status of US State Privacy Law Deluge: It’s 2024, Do You Know Where Your Privacy Program’s At? Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Dec
Iowa on the Brink of Embracing Captive Insurance Womble Bond Dickinson (US) LLP
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Sep
Update: Processing Sensitive Personal Information under U.S. State Privacy Laws Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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Aug
Seven States Have Upcoming Privacy Laws Robinson & Cole LLP
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Aug
State Privacy Law Roundup: What Financial Services Entities Need to Know Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Aug
Iowa Joins Growing List to Offer Potential Safe Harbor for Companies with Security Programs Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Aug
Part 3: An Update on the Federal and State E-Roe-sion or P-Roe-tection of Abortion Rights Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Jul
State Privacy Law Roundup: What Retailers Need to Know Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Jul
State Comprehensive Privacy Laws – Beaver State Makes a Dozen Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Jun
Maine and Iowa Enact Job-Specific Limitations on Noncompetes Epstein Becker & Green, P.C.
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Jun
The Comprehensive Privacy Law Deluge: Approaching Choice and Rights Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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May
The Comprehensive US Privacy Law Deluge: Which US Privacy Laws Apply to Your Company? Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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May
Processing Sensitive Personal Information under U.S. State Privacy Laws Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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May
Trending in Telehealth: May 8 – 15, 2023 McDermott Will & Emery
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May
Four More States Pass Consumer Privacy Statutes Robinson & Cole LLP
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May
Preparing for the US Comprehensive Privacy Law Deluge Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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May
Trending in Telehealth: April 25 – May 1, 2023 McDermott Will & Emery
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Apr
Montana, Tennessee or ____________?: Which State Will Pass the Next Privacy Law? Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
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Apr
Trending in Telehealth: April 11 – 17, 2023 McDermott Will & Emery
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Apr
Iowa Is the Sixth State to Enact Data Privacy Law Katten
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Apr
Iowa’s New Privacy Law: The Basics McDermott Will & Emery
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Apr
Iowa Becomes Sixth State with Comprehensive Privacy Law Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Mar
Out Like a Lion: Revised CCPA Regulations and New Iowa Privacy Law Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
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Mar
Iowa’s Governor Signs Comprehensive Consumer Privacy Law Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Mar
Colorado Finalizes Sweeping New Privacy Rules; Iowa Joins the Fray McDermott Will & Emery
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Mar
Iowa to Be Sixth State to Pass a Consumer Privacy Statute Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Mar
Iowa House and Senate Unanimously Vote to Approve Comprehensive Privacy Legislation Hunton Andrews Kurth
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Mar
Iowa is the Latest State to Pass Comprehensive Privacy Legislation Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
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Mar
Senator Wants to Sharpen the FCA’s Bite, Criticizes Judges for “Activist” Rulings Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
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Jan
Iowa AG Usury Investigation into Bank Partnership Ends in Settlement Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
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Dec
FFF Sovereign Immunity Series – Part III Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
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Jul
The Latest in Multi-Jurisdictional Compliance With Employment Application Laws Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
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Jun
Des Moines Passes ‘Ban the Box’ Law Prohibiting Criminal Inquiries on Job Applications Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
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May
FCC Announces Nine More State Robocall Investigation Partnerships Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
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Mar
PBM Regulatory Roundup (Spring 2022): The 8th Circuit Rules and More States Issue Regulations Mintz
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Jan
Proposed Iowa Bill Continues Efforts to Reclassify Student-Athletes as Employees Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Dec
Iowa Supreme Court Dismisses Claim Alleging Reporting Physician Misconduct is Defamatory Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Dec
University Of Iowa Scientists Uncover New Genetic Variation In Yeast That Can Improve Ethanol Production Bergeson & Campbell, P.C.
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Dec
Legal Status of Vaccine Mandates Foley & Lardner LLP
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Nov
Court Blocks Implementation of CMS Vaccine Mandate in 10 States Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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Nov
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Barred From Enforcing Mandatory COVID-19 Vaccine Rule in 10 States Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Nov
Judge Blocks Portions of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Vaccine Mandate (US) Squire Patton Boggs (US) LLP
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Nov
List of States Limiting Employer COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates Continues to Expand Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Nov
10 States Sue Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Over COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate for Healthcare Workers Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Nov
Iowa Strengthens Medical and Religious Exemptions From Vaccine Policies, Permits Individuals Discharged for Refusing Vaccines to Qualify for Unemployment Benefits Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.
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Oct
Lending Money to a Friend, You Lose Both the Friend and the Money Nelson Mullins
 

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