RSS Feed businessrecord.com : Law & Government http://businessrecord.com:80 A feed of current articles not set 2014-09-02T17:37:19.1447174Z D.M. Public Works Director Kozitza to retire <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Pat Kozitza will retire as public works director for the city of Des Moines at the end of the year, according to a news release.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Law-Government/Law-Government/Article/D-M-Public-Works-Director-Kozitza-to-retire/164/788/65172 Law & Government Attorney Eric Parrish files Chapter 13 bankruptcy case <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Greater Des Moines attorney Eric Parrish has returned to federal bankruptcy court in Des Moines, claiming debts of up to $500,000 and assets of up to $50,000.&nbsp;</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Law-Government/Law-Government/Article/Attorney-Eric-Parrish-files-Chapter-13-bankruptcy-case-/164/788/65160 Law & Government Vratsinas bankruptcy no longer shield from creditors <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The legal saga of former Greater Des Moines businessman John Vratsinas took an uncommon turn this week when a federal bankruptcy court official dropped a fraud complaint after Vratsinas agreed not use the court as a shield against his creditors.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Law-Government/Law-Government/Article/Vratsinas-bankruptcy-no-longer-shield-from-creditors/164/788/65156 Law & Government Partnership sponsors candidate debates <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">The Greater Des Moines Partnership will host a series of candidate forums in September and October for its investors and regional members.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Law-Government/Law-Government/Article/Partnership-sponsors-candidate-debates/164/788/65133 Law & Government Branstad appoints Corydon woman to 5th Judicial District judgeship <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Dustria Ann Relph has been appointed judge in the 5th Judicial District, which includes Dallas, Madison, Polk and Warren counties,&nbsp;</span><a track="on" href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001RZyw8rJJCK5qXbigFupgxeQKttbsav8drmA15ZTJgNJK9hJwfVYtsJPkY2VRXX-zgDBNjo44ad1_OlvbOpKopEG4joAh1u7RYQSgFg04mcfVM59IR9U59FMx5OOLUWM3Xw-0NTxjgLH1T_qPClcy5o9j5_JxoDdYJyBv9FMAxWh4_6iYKoedrfPVTHKCr-Ch" shape="rect" linktype="1" target="_blank" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; color: #1a63a1; background-color: #ffffff;">according to a release</a>&nbsp;<span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">from the office of Gov. Terry Branstad.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Law-Government/Law-Government/Article/Branstad-appoints-Corydon-woman-to-5th-Judicial-District-judgeship/164/788/65105 Law & Government Former unemployment judge says Wahlert pushed pro-business bias <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">A former chief judge for the state agency that hears unemployment cases told an Iowa Senate committee Tuesday that he was fired because he stood up to Iowa Workforce Development Director Teresa Wahlert, whom he accused of asserting bias toward employers over workers,&nbsp;</span><a track="on" href="http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=001vSiTp2JfNoa8dyuaiACCngxks3SvNUyv9xcaS1ZQdLqzz3fqX-E1eGaXMaahNabt65-g09NzqQr3iM1ygxdtolkZXfK0DTar5XJVOwwQYTCtcCFioQP2LnKH8ps8TD_6fxFtBA8vMu8H0VkubMhsOlPAOBUKvrpJn0jhJivCIT7B7LFunuic8-zv-8FsCrZHYscqClih3WIQhE1Y-kvzzRZJmVYlChTUWnUSYA4HGlEtvFfUeTQ42ecXBpoxieYs" shape="rect" linktype="1" target="_blank" style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; color: #1a63a1; background-color: #ffffff;">reports The Associated Press on DesMoinesRegister.com.</a> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Law-Government/Law-Government/Article/Former-unemployment-judge-says-Wahlert-pushed-pro-business-bias/164/788/65088 Law & Government Dennis Parker retires as director of Polk conservation department <span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; background-color: #ffffff;">Dennis Parker has retired after five years as director of the Polk County conservation department.</span> http://businessrecord.com:80/Content/Law-Government/Law-Government/Article/Dennis-Parker-retires-as-director-of-Polk-conservation-department/164/788/65047 Law & Government