Hwal'Ba Bay dba GCRC: Subordinate Economic Organizations and Tribal Sovereign Immunity
Co-Sponsored by the State Bar of Arizona and the State Bar's Indian Law Section
February 24, 2021, 12:00-1:00 MST
1.0 Total CLE Unit (No Ethics nor Specialization Credit)
Course discusses the recent Hwal’Ba Bay case out of Arizona and explores when subordinate economic organizations of a Tribe qualify for sovereign immunity.
TJ McReynolds, Kewenvoyouma Law, PLLC
Paul Spruhan, Assistant Attorney General, Navajo Nation Department of Justice, Litigation Unit
Peter Larson (Moderator), Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP
Chairpersons:Doreen McPaul, Attorney General, Navajo Nation; President, Tribal In-House Counsel Association
Virjinya Torrez, Assistant Attorney General, Pascua Yaqui Tribe; Secretary, Tribal In-House Counsel Association
TICA is a non-profit 501(c)(6) organization created to provide resources and networking opportunities to assist tribal in-house practitioners.