Navajo Supreme Court Affirms Its Ruling On Business Preference Violation

(October 30, 2015, 1:11 PM EDT) -- WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — An attorney fee award is proper, though on different grounds, for a Navajo company that should have been selected over a non-Indian firm for an engineering contract under Navajo statute and business preference law, based on the company’s successful challenge to a tribal agency’s decision upholding the award of the contract, the Navajo Supreme Court ruled Sept. 3 (Iiná Bá Inc. v. Navajo Business Regulatory, No. SC-CV-60-10, Navajo Sup.).

(Opinion granting partial reconsideration available. Document #96-151106-016Z.)

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