Etiqueta: Jenniffer González

Spotlight on Puerto Rico: House Democrats to hold Forum on Puerto Rico

Spotlight on Puerto Rico: House Democrats to hold Forum on Puerto Rico

By Jennice Fuentes / Fuentes Strategies Democrats on the House Natural Resources Committee will hold a Congressional Forum on Puerto Rico on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the U.S. Capitol. The stated purpose of the forum is to pressure the Financial Oversight Board (FOB) to authorize Title III debt ...

Juez federal Salvador Casellas regaña litigantes por malgastar tiempo y recursos del tribunal

Spotlight on Puerto Rico: Federal Appeals Court enforces stay in COFINA vs. GO lawsuit

By Jennice Fuentes / Fuentes Strategies The First Circuit Court of Appeals in Boston has ordered federal District Court judges in Puerto Rico to apply the stay in debt collection litigation, included in the PROMESA federal law, to all related lawsuits until the current stay expires on May 1. This order halts the ongoing judicial ...

Spotlight on Puerto Rico: Board approves 10-year fiscal plan

Spotlight on Puerto Rico: Board approves 10-year fiscal plan

By Jennice Fuentes / Fuentes Strategies For the first time since the Commonwealth was established in 1952, a federal entity has directly intervened to establish the contours of Puerto Rico’s internal fiscal and budgetary matters. As stipulated under the federal PROMESA law approved last year, the Fiscal Oversight and Management Board (FOB) now has the ...

Spotlight on Puerto Rico: Governor submits fiscal plan, setting up potential clash with Board

Spotlight on Puerto Rico: Governor submits fiscal plan, setting up potential clash with Board

By Jennice Fuentes / Fuentes Strategies Governor Ricardo Rosselló submitted his long-awaited fiscal plan to the Fiscal Oversight Board (FOB) last week. After initially balking at the FOB’s requirement to balance the budget in two years, Rosselló’s plan does exactly that. However, the FOB had asked the Governor to make $3 billion in cuts and ...

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Spotlight on Puerto Rico: Tensions between Fiscal Board and Rosselló’s administration continue

By Jennice Fuentes / Fuentes Strategies After tensions between the Fiscal Oversight Board (FOB) and Governor Ricardo Rosselló’s administration over required cuts to balance the budget began to subside, new strains have flared up. This time, the disagreement is over an unexpected letter sent by FOB Chairman, José Carrión, to Rosselló’s non-voting representative on the ...

Noche de Logros de la clase graduanda 2014.

Inter Derecho celebró su Noche de Logros

La Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad Interamericana de Puerto Rico celebró su la Noche de Logros de la clase graduanda 2014 el pasado jueves, 12 de junio de 2014. El Dr. Julio E. Fontanet Maldonado, Decano de la Facultad, y la Decana de Estudiantes, Dra. Iris M Camacho Meléndez, junto a profesores e invitados ...