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[SUNDAY FEATURE] Could the Arizona desert offer California and the West a guide to solving its groundwater problem?

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Spotlight: Environmental defense fund report highlights strategies from Phoenix and elsewhere for managing demands on groundwater s California embarks on its unprecedented mission to harness groundwater pumping, the Arizona desert may provide one guide that local managers can look to as they seek to arrest years of overdraft. Groundwater is stressed by a demand that often […]

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Construction labor shortage 30 years in the making, and it’s the industry’s fault, experts say

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By Callan Smith | Rose Law Group Reporter Labor shortages affecting the construction industry from homebuilding to industrial projects was the topic of discussion Thursday morning to a crowd at Valley Partnership in Phoenix. Panelists included Dan Haag, Sundt Construction senior vice president and chief administration officer; Jackie Elliott, Ed. D., Central Arizona College president […]

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Arizona Democrats tell Gov. Doug Ducey: Call special session on gun control laws now

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By Dustin Gardiner | The Republic Arizona Democrats are demanding Republican Gov. Doug Ducey call a special legislative session to pass tougher gun control laws following another school mass shooting. In a letter sent to Ducey on Friday morning, Democratic leaders in the Legislature said the shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas underscores the need for immediate action. Their letter came […]

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Evan Bolick, Rose Law Group litigation and land use attorney, presenting on Arizona land use, June 1

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Co-Sponsored by the American Planning Association, Arizona Chapter Rocky Mountain Land Use Institute 2018 Land Use Update  This year’s Land Use Update focuses on hot topics targeted by recent cases and legislation. The opioid crisis has led to the ubiquitous presence of Sober Recovery Homes, leaving many local governments and neighborhoods grappling with whether and […]

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Jordan Rose named finalist for National Association of Women Business Owners Business Impact Award

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(Editor’s note: News releases are published unedited, unless they contain factual errors.) Phoenix, AZ, May 16, 2018 –(PR.com)– Join members of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), Phoenix Chapter, and their guests at the June 13 Annual Desert Diamonds Awards Gala. The event will be emceed by Susan Casper, host of ABC15 TV’s […]

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Scottsdale Fahrenheit Festival: Arms, Legs and Kegs

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Is Scottsdale too hot for you? To run the hottest race on earth? To participate in or watch the world’s most lucrative arm wrestling contest featuring the incomparable Travis Bagent? Or to enjoy the best craft beers in Arizona and the hottest cocktails the state’s best mixologists can concoct? Or even to participate in a fast […]

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Doncaster: Let us not forget the intricate virtues of the First Amendment

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By Samuel Doncaster | Scottsdale Independent (Editor’s note: Mr. Doncaster is a resident of Scottsdale and is a trial attorney at Rose Law Group) When refugees arrived at Arizona’s southern border seeking asylum, attorneys helped. They advised newcomers about their rights, and they helped strangers ask permission to enter the land of the free. That access to […]

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Emails reveal close ties between construction firms, top school officials

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By Evan Wyloge | Arizona Center for Investigative Reporting Emails obtained by AZCIR from four school districts show the depth of the relationships construction company executives have cultivated with school district administrators. For instance, builders and school officials took trips together to Mexico and French Polynesia. The emails also show numerous invitations to golf outings […]

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    East Valley cities deep into annual budget tussle

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    East Valley, say hello to the folks at city hall. By Gary Nelson | East Valley Tribune They are the ones who pave your streets, send police and firefighters when you are in danger, bring clean water to your home, haul off your garbage and, with one flush, make your sewage disappear. They build the […]

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    Slack confirms Denver office, but will it be its ‘HQ2?’

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    By Monica Vendituoli | Denver Business Journal Slack Technologies will open a new Denver office this year, but it’s unclear if it will house the second headquarters being wooed by the Colorado Office of Economic Development. The EDC unanimously approved a $10.5 million tax incentive package to lure the company to the Denver metro area at a Thursday morning […]

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    Greater Phoenix real estate investment market slower in 2018

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    (Editor’s note: News releases are published unedited, unless they contain factual errors.)  Strong Property Fundamentals and Investor Interest Dampened by Interest Rate Pressure Phoenix, May 17, 2018–  The Greater Phoenix investment real estate market started 2018 a bit slower than first quarter 2017.  Sales velocity in most sectors slowed while property fundamentals and investor demand […]

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    Real estate investment: Owning a rental home is almost as lucrative as buying stock

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    By Russ Wiles | The Republic Millions of Americans own rental homes. Some people got into this business by purchasing houses or condominiums specifically for this purpose, while others converted their former residences or decided to lease out inherited properties. However they got involved, these small-time landlords likely had one thing in common — a lack of detailed knowledge about the profit […]

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    Hitching Post CUP approved by Apache Junction

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    Apache Junction City Council held a public hearing of an appeal by Rose Law Group litigator and land use attorney Evan Bolick P&Z decision resolved with Council siding with original staff recommendations By Bill Van Nimwegen | Apache Junction & Gold Canyon Independent The Hitching Post establishment was granted a conditional use permit (CUP) to […]

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    Scottsdale, Paradise Valley prime spots for celebrity homes

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    By Catherine Reagor | The Republic Metro Phoenix has its share of famous residents who buy one of the area’s million-dollar homes. Some, like rockers Alice Cooper and Jimmy Adkins, are well-known and longtime Valley residents. Others, like music superstar Alicia Keys, can be spotted at their Paradise Valley or Scottsdale retreats on weekends. Many pro athletes […]

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    Are officials erasing history or sparking rebirth in Old Town Peoria?

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    Peoria talked up preservation as it identified historic properties in old town 20 years ago, but in the recent years the city pushed to tear them down.  By Laura Gómez | The Republic  When she was little, Anna Aguayo would spend some of her days next to her dad as he cut meat inside the refrigerated back room of a […]

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    Paradise Valley remains in pursuit of a more defined Hillside safety code

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    By Melissa Fittro | Paradise Valley Independent After more than an hour of discussion on a proposed safety section to the hillside code, Paradise Valley Town Council ultimately decided to table the issue until a later date. The conversation that took place earlier this month set out to aid in the protection of the hillside environment […]

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      Billionaire Tom Steyer, author of clean energy initiative, to spend $2 million on Arizona youth vote initiative

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      Youth initiative designed to help Democrats By Carmen Forman | Arizona Capitol Times Hoping to incite a blue wave in Arizona, billionaire mega-donor Tom Steyer will pour at least $2 million into state elections this year. Steyer’s youth vote program will focus on keeping Democratic control of Arizona’s 1st and 9th Congressional Districts and flipping […]

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      Your guide to the Phoenix mayoral race

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      By Sara Edwards | Downtown Devil Earlier this year, current Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton announced his campaign for the United States House of Representatives in District 9. While he hasn’t decided when he will be stepping down, a number of mayoral candidates have already launched campaigns. The mayoral race is a non-partisan election. Here’s a […]

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      Arizona is not Pennsylvania, say Republican strategists

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      GOP, nevertheless, dumping big money into Lesko- Tipirneni race for Franks’ seat By Ben Kamisar and Lisa Hagen | The Hill Republican groups are dropping hundreds of thousands of dollars into Arizona in the hopes of keeping any prospect of another Democratic upset in next month’s special election at bay. The GOP says it’s confident […]

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      Trent Franks still a factor in race to replace him

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      Republican primary to replace the former congressman is a week off By Bridget Bowman | Roll Call Rep. Trent Franks resigned amid allegations of sexual harassment. But that hasn’t stopped him from being a factor in the race for his seat. Republican strategists say the former congressman is still well-liked among GOP voters in Arizona’s […]

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      Maricopa County’s first mail-in only voting ‘overwhelming success’

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      By KTAR.COM The all-mail balloting that Maricopa County used in its November elections was an “overwhelming success,” according to a recent report from recorder Adrian Fontes. The report, which analyzed the results from last year’s jurisdictional elections, found that changing all the ballots to mail-in did not affect turnout. “The elections department views that as […]

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      Outsider Republican Sanchez enters race for Phoenix mayor

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      By Jessica Boehm | The Republic City Hall outsider Moses Sanchez jumped into the Phoenix mayoral race Tuesday — the first Republican to do so. Sanchez, 40, has run in local Republican circles for years and previously served on the Tempe Union High School Governing Board, but has never sought city office. If elected, he […]

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      McSally’s flight from her district gives Dems hope

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      Tucson-based district now seen by some as leaning to Democrats By Ronald J. Hansen |The Republic Martha McSally’s Senate bid adds a new face to the Republican race, but also gives Democrats new hope of winning her Tucson-based House district. David Wasserman, House editor with the Cook Political Report, quickly rated the new House race […]

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      [OPINION] No, Joe

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      The conservative Goldwater Institute was unsparing in its assessment of Arpaio NATIONAL REVIEW (Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) The Alabama Senate race was disastrous for Republicans, who found themselves apologizing for a crackpot accused of serious and potentially criminal wrongdoing. Republicans have the opportunity to avoid repeating the error in […]

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        A Growing Horizon: Cities, counties market themselves

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        By Heather Smathers | Casa Grande Dispatch They say image is everything, and local governments are spending lots of money on their carefully crafted public images. In Casa Grande, for example, the city late last year commissioned a project that the city uses to promote itself in the economic development arena. The 40-page glossy magazine […]

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        New promotional video showcases Pinal County attractions

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        By Jake Kincaid | Casa Grande Dispatch A new video promoting Pinal County as a tourist destination and an attractive place to live was unveiled to a round of applause and praise from the Board of Supervisors last week. “My first reaction that just came bursting out of me was ‘I wanna live there,’” said […]

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        Queen Creek residents overwhelmingly approve General Plan update

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        Queen Creek Independent Voters approved the Queen Creek General Plan update Tuesday, May 15, with 84 percent voting in favor and 16 percent opposing. The General Plan serves as the town’s road map to guide development, manage growth and conserve natural resources, a press release states. State law requires every jurisdiction in Arizona with more […]

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        Pinal organizers say first State of the County was a success

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        Bethany Blundell | Casa Grande Dispatch Dignitaries from across Pinal County filled Elements Event Center Thursday evening for the first ever State of the County address. The event, hosted and organized by the Maricopa Chamber of Commerce, was a way to talk about current and future projects in Pinal County and what representatives are doing […]

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        Smith touts Pinal’s top growth numbers in State of the County

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        By Michelle Chance | InMaricopa The Maricopa Chamber of Commerce hosted its first State of the County address Thursday evening. Former city Mayor and current Pinal County Supervisor Anthony Smith led the conversation May 18 inside Elements Event Center. Smith touted Pinal’s progress since the economic downturn at the beginning of the last decade. “We are the […]

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        Special session on guns doubtful as parties just can’t see eye to eye.

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        By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Daily Miner Democrat lawmakers are using Friday’s school shooting in Texas in a bid to get Gov. Doug Ducey to call lawmakers into special session to adopt new gun laws. In separate letters to the governor, House and Senate minority leaders said they are willing to provide […]

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        Congressman Gosar wrong on immigration – he’s no John Adams

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        By Samuel Doncaster | Rose Law Group trial attorney Arizona Capitol Times (Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) When refugees arrived at Arizona’s southern border seeking asylum, attorneys helped.  They advised newcomers about their rights, and they helped strangers ask permission to enter the land of the free.   That access […]

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        ‘Saturday Night Live’ Double Feature: Collusion and Junior’s blocked phone call

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        YouTube A modest diner in New Jersey. Donald Trump (Alec Baldwin) enters, asks the waitress (Heidi Gardner) if HPV is different from HIV, and puts Don’t Stop Believing by journey on the jukebox. Rudy Giuliani (Kate McKinnon) enters. “Rudy,” says the president, “did you go on Fox News last night?” “Yes,” says Giuliani, “I said […]

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          The revolutionary foster care law buried in February’s federal spending deal; Will the funding produce success? asks Kaine Fisher, partner, director Rose Law Group Family Law Dept.

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          Congress passed drastic child welfare reforms that aim to reduce the removal of kids from their homes. But some worry they will cost states and harm children. By J.B. Wogan | Governing In February, Congress made a bipartisan deal that avoided a government shutdown and raised spending limits for defense and non-defense programs. The deal’s […]

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          Okla. governor signs ‘anti-LGBT’ adoption law; unconstitutional, says Audra Petrolle, Rose Law Group family attorney

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          The Daily Beast Oklahoma’s Republican governor, Mary Fallin, has signed into law a bill allowing adoption and foster care agencies to reject prospective parents on “religious” and “moral” grounds—a move critics say legalizes discrimination against LGBT and non-Christian parents. The law, approved by lawmakers earlier this month, could affect any prospective parents to whom a […]

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          Barbara Bush school in Mesa mourns namesake’s death

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          By Chris Coppola| The Republic Barbara Bush took the new honor with a pleasant mix of humor and humility. “This new experience of having people want to name things after us is really quite flattering until you realize they usually do it for people who are very, very old or dead,” the former first lady […]

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          Gender identity emerges as a new front in custody battles; courts need expertise of mental health professionals in such cases, says Audra Petrolle, Rose Law Group family law attorney

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          By Maria Polletta | Arizona Republic The divorced parents had joint custody of their three children and equal parenting time. But soon after the mother began allowing their male child — identified in legal documents as “L.” — to wear a skirt to school, the father took his exwife to court. Arguing that the mother, […]

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          Football’s brain injury crisis lands in family court

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          By Ken Belson | The New York Times PITTSBURGH — In this city with a deep and proud relationship with football, a custody dispute has pushed the debate about the sport’s safety into a new arena: family court. A father, John Orsini, has gone to court to prevent the youngest of his three sons from […]

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          U.S. Supreme Court rejects Tucson woman’s argument in gay marriage, child custody matter; Rose Law Group Family Law Attorney Audra Petrolle says same sex couples are entitled to the same rights as heterosexual couples

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          By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services The U.S. Supreme Court this morning rejected a bid by a Tucson woman arguing that gay marriages are not legally the same as others, at least when it comes to divorce. Without comment the justices rejected a bid by Kimberly McLaughlin to deny shared custody of her biological […]

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          Arizona bill dictates embryos go to parent most likely to use them; possibly no rule can reconcile for all, says Rose Law Group attorney, Audra Petrolle

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          By Howard Fischer | Capitol Media Services via Arizona Daily Sun Saying parents who want children deserve that right, state senators voted Thursday to require that frozen embryos be given to the parent who will use them, even if the other parent objects. SB 1393 would strip judges handling divorce cases of their right to […]

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          Bill to prohibit marriage for teens under 18 watered down

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          For those 16 and 17, there would be two options By Howard Fischer Capitol Media via Arizona Daily Star A House panel voted Wednesday to restrict the ability of teens younger than 18 to marry in Arizona — but only after lawmakers created a couple of ways around that. The 8-1 vote came after Rep. […]

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            Alternative solar systems for houses of the future

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            Following California’s new mandate requiring solar-powered systems for residential construction, Blaine Brownell highlights technologies likely to get a bump. By Blaine Brownell | Builder This article originally appeared on BUILDER sister site ARCHITECT. Renewable energy recently got an unprecedented boost. On May 9, the California Energy Commission (CEC) voted unanimously to require all new homes to be solar-powered. Effective Jan. […]

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            Short-term costs for long term savings

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            Director of Rose Law Group renewable energy department, Court Rich, talks about whether California’s new solar requirement for new homes could work in Arizona — in the Capitol Times Yellow Sheet Report notices. Login to the Yellow Sheet Report to read on: 

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            NextEra Energy Resources, SRP unveil innovative energy plant

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            AZBigMedia NextEra Energy Resources and Salt River Project today announced the opening of Pinal Central Solar Energy Center (PCSEC), a universal-scale, integrated solar plant equipped with a battery system that will store energy and enable SRP to provide clean energy to customers when usage is at its highest and needed most. The 20MW solar photovoltaic […]

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            [OPINION] Rose: Kill the EDGE so Scottsdale can solve critical matters

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            (Editor’s note: Opinion pieces are published for discussions purposes only.) By Jason Rose | Scottsdale Independent On July 4 America will celebrate Independence Day. A day later let’s hope Scottsdale will be able to celebrate a different kind of independence, that from the divisiveness and political debilitation of the Desert Discovery Center/Desert Edge. On July […]

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            [OPINION] In defense of requiring solar on all new homes

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            By Court Rich | Senior Partner/Director Rose Law Group Renewable Energy Dept. Last Wednesday, the California Energy Commission implemented a requirement that all new homes constructed after January 1, 2020, include rooftop solar. This requirement builds upon previous state codes that, like many jurisdictions across the country, already required every new home to have a […]

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            APS supports one clean-energy plan, fights another; critics say utility can’t be trusted

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            By Ryan Randazzo | The Republic The state’s biggest electric company will mostly support a plan from state utility regulators to significantly boost the requirement for renewable energy. Arizona Public Service Co.’s support for the plan comes as the utility actively campaigns against a similar renewable-energy measure whose backers are gathering signatures to get on […]

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            What would happen if Arizona required solar power for all new homes?

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            By Ryan Randazzo and Catherine Reagor | The Republic The California Energy Commission this week required all new homes built in that state to have rooftop solar starting in 2020. The bold new requirement raises an interesting question for the Golden State’s sun-drenched neighbor: What would happen if Arizona enacted such a policy? Some new housing developments […]

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            ‘Wakeup Call’: East Valley losing thousands in recycling revenue

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            By Rick Barrs | East Valley Tribune Described as a “wakeup call” to the United States, the Republic of China’s decision to cease serving as a garbage dump for the world has crippled East Valley municipal recycling businesses, costing municipalities hundreds of thousands of dollars. The impact is dramatic: Last year, Chandler earned over a […]

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              Lawyer up: Why is it so hard to promote cannabis online (and everywhere else)?

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              By Laura Bianchi | Merry Jane Anything goes on the Internet, it seems – except when it comes to cannabis. Over the past month, many producers of cannabis-related YouTube channels have seen their carefully curated accounts shut down. Those impacted have ranged from Marihuana Television in Spain and Urbanremo in Canada to U.S. cannabis website Leafly. It’s the latest in a […]

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              Governor Ducey signs bill allowing industrial hemp; ‘historic day,’ says Laura Bianchi, partner and director of Rose Law Group Medical Cannabis Department

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              (Editor’s note: News releases are published unedited, unless they contain factual errors.) PHOENIX — Governor Doug Ducey today signed SB 1098, providing funding for the Arizona Department of Agriculture’s (AZDA) agricultural pilot program allowing universities and those with a license from AZDA to begin cultivating industrial hemp – the fiber form of cannabis. Specifically, the hemp would […]

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              Arizona hemp industry ready to take off if governor Ducey signs bill; if signed, Arizona will become 35th state to approve, says Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Medical Cannabis

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              By Ray Stern | Phoenix New Times Governor Doug Ducey, one of the state’s most aggressive cannabis-legalization opponents, may be ready to make Arizona one of the country’s leading producers of hemp. The state Legislature passed a far-reaching commercial hemp bill, SB 1098, over the last few weeks of the 2018 session and sent it to […]

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              Tactics scrutinized in Phoenix medical marijuana dispensary cases

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              By Jessica Boehm | The Republic Zoning battles over medical-marijuana facilities in Phoenix have raised questions about the winning group’s tactics in an industry where millions of dollars are at stake. The controversy also spotlights the Phoenix Board of Adjustment, an obscure volunteer board that decided matters for the city. In recent months, when individuals from the group represented a medical-marijuana dispensary, the […]

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              Landlords, associations take aim at marijuana; ‘Get it in writing,’ says Rose Law Group Partner and Director of Medical Cannabis Laura Bianchi

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              RealtorMag Despite the movement to legalize marijuana for both medicinal and recreational purposes in many states, homeowners associations and landlords are showing a preference for banning the substance—which remains illegal on the federal level—in their properties. Condo and co-op associations, as well as individual landlords, have been cracking down on residents who use or grow […]

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              Jeremy Kapteyn, Ph.D., Rose Law Group Chair of Intellectual Property Department, to co-present National Cannabis Bar Association Webinar

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              Eventbrite/NCBA DATE AND TIME Thu, April 26, 2018 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM PDT Many in the cannabis industry continue to mistakenly believe that cannabis-related subject matter is ineligible for patent protection due the federal legal status of cannabis under the CSA. This is untrue. In fact, a wide variety of inventions that “touch the […]

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              Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Medical Cannabis talks to ‘LA Weekly’ says 4/20 little less rowdy, more sophisticated and regulated

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              By Madison Margolin | LA Weekly On this 4/20, the age-old question a cannabis enthusiast might ask — how is this day different from all other days I smoke weed? — might actually have an answer. That’s because this is California’s first 4/20 following the launch of the legal adult-use market. Sure, it’s been a […]

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              Laura Bianchi, Rose Law Group partner and director of Medical Cannabis talks to ‘Forbes’ says partnerships can benefit Cannabis businesses

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              By Julie Weed | Forbes As a hedge fund manager in New York, Tim Rotolo was used to looking for undervalued assets and inefficient capital structures. In the nascent legal cannabis industry, he thinks he’s found both. In early 2017, Rotolo teamed up with Antony Radbod, and David Kivitz to create an investment and holding […]

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                Cyberlaw and Cybersecurity View All →

                [SUNDAY FEATURE] Alexa and Siri can hear this hidden command. You can’t.

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                Researchers can now send secret audio instructions undetectable to the human ear to Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa and Google’s Assistant By Craig S. Smith | The New York Times Many people have grown accustomed to talking to their smart devices, asking them to read a text, play a song or set an alarm. But someone […]

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                Bolton pushing to eliminate White House cyber job

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                The move could send the message ‘that the U.S. is taking the gas pedal off of cybersecurity,’ one former NSC official says By Eric Geller | POLITICO President Donald Trump’s national security team is weighing the elimination of the top White House cybersecurity job, multiple sources told POLITICO — a move that would come as […]

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                U.S., U.K. warn of Russian cyberattacks to private homes; ‘raises the stakes,’ says Rose Law Group Cybersecurity, Privacy and Emerging Technologies Chairman Troy Roberts

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                RealtorMag The U.S. and Britain have issued a warning about Russian cyberattacks that could extend to individual homes. The warning was the first of its kind, The New York Times reports. The warning extends to possible cyberattacks to government and private organizations in both countries as well. The countries are asking the public to upgrade passwords and […]

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                Governor Ducey Forms Arizona Cybersecurity Team; Governor’s office grasps importance of emerging technology and adaptation, says Troy Roberts, Rose Law Group Chairman of Cybersecurity

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                News Release March 1, 2018 (Editor’s note: News releases are published as submitted unless they contain errors of fact.) PHOENIX – Governor Doug Ducey today issued an executive order to create the Arizona Cybersecurity Team (ACT), a diverse team of experts from state, local, and federal government, the private sector, and higher education to work […]

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                Gov. Ducey: Self-driving cars allowed on Arizona roads without human behind the wheel [VIDEO]; future ‘mainstream mode of transportation,’ says Rose Law Group Cybersecurity, Privacy and Emerging Technologies Chairman, Troy Roberts

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                By Ryan Randazzo | The Republic Gov. Doug Ducey on Thursday moved to maintain Arizona’s status as the most permissive state for self-driving cars. The governor issued a new executive order that makes it clear the robot cars don’t need a driver behind the wheel if they follow all the traditional traffic laws and rules […]

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                Top secret intel: Russia compromised seven state websites, including Arizona’s

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                Reagan’s office says no evidence of such By Cynthia McFadden, William M. Arkin, Kevin Monahan and Ken Dilanian | NBC The U.S. intelligence community developed substantial evidence that state Websites or voter registration systems in seven states were compromised by Russian-backed covert operatives prior to the 2016 election — but never told the states involved, […]

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                Rose Law Group names Troy Roberts as Chairman of Cybersecurity, Privacy and Emerging Technologies

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                Roberts Hiring Comes as New Drone Bills Hit the State Capital for Debate Scottsdale based Rose Law Group pc is proud to announce litigator Troy Roberts will join the growing Cyberlaw department as Chairman of Cybersecurity, Privacy and Emerging Technologies. Roberts brings expertise in drone and privacy laws to the department. “Troy is an incredible […]

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                Growth of AI could boost cybercrime and security threats, report warns; Rose Law Group Chairman of Cybersecurity, Privacy and Emerging Technologies Troy Roberts says policies must deal with good and bad of artificial intelligence

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                Experts say action must be taken to control artificial intelligence tech By Alex Hern | The Guardian Wanton proliferation of artificial intelligence technologies could enable new forms of cybercrime, political disruption and even physical attacks within five years, a group of 26 experts from around the world have warned. In a new report, the academic, […]

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                  Cameron’s $5M + deals of the day

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                  Cameron Carter, Director of Rose Law Group’s Transactional Real Estate Department, thinks you need to know about these transactions in Maricopa County. Price: $26M Buyer: WF Broadwalk Arizona LLC   Seller:  CP6BW, LLC Property Type: Commercial Property Size: 385,898 SQFT Location: 1949 – 1979 West Ray Road, Chandler APN: 302-48-985 Financing: New loan, conventional To view the affidavit: 180383160, click here. […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 5/17/2018

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox       Jordan Rose, Rose Law Group founder and president, moderating upcoming Valley Partnership panel on labor shortages. WHEN: Tomorrow! May 18, at the Friday Morning Valley Partnership Breakfast. WHAT: […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 5/16/2018

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox       In defense of requiring solar on all new homes. Rose Law Group partner and director of Renewable Energy Department Court Rich is a solar advocate. He’s […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 5/15/2018

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox       Scottsdale Fahrenheit Festival: Arms, Legs and Kegs. Cool down or just heat up at the inaugural festival on Saturday, June 16th – 10 a.m to 9 […]

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                  Cameron’s $5M + deals of the day

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                  Cameron Carter, Director of Rose Law Group’s Transactional Real Estate Department, thinks you need to know about these transactions in Maricopa County. Price: $51.5M Buyer: SanTan MP LP Seller: BRE DDR BR San Tan II AZ LLC Property Type: Retail Property Size: 1,118,034 SQFT Location: 2697 – 2817 S. Market St., Gilbert APN: 304-46-976, 313-10-973 Financing: Commercial financing To view the […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 5/11/2018

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox       Goldwater loses fight with Peoria over Huntington University subsidies.“Lawyers for the Goldwater Institute, which sued Peoria in 2016, called the funds illegal handouts because Peoria taxpayers are […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 5/10/2018

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox       AZ Corp Comm Tobin to talk energy future this Friday in don’t miss event. Solar. Nuclear. Batteries. Biofuels. Coal. Natural Gas. Wind. Few issues stir up […]

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                  The Dealmaker: 5/9/2018

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                  The Dealmaker is a daily note of the day’s top real estate stories served just in time for lunch. Bon Appetit! Subscribe here to receive the Dealmaker to your inbox       U.S. News & World Report ranks BASIS Scottsdale number one charter school in the nation. Congratulations to Rose Law Group client BASIS for making the […]

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