Big Photo Loans Lands Big Profit for Tribal Lenders in Sovereign Immunity Case In a recently available choice by the Fourth Circuit, Big Picture Loans, LLC, an on-line loan provider owned and operated because of the Lac Vieux Desert Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, a federally recognized Indian tribe (“Tribe”), and Ascension Technologies, LLC, the Tribe’s management and consultant company effectively established they are each hands for the Tribe and cloaked with all the privileges and immunities of this Tribe, including sovereign resistance. As history, Big Picture Loans and Ascension are two entities formed under Tribal legislation because of the Tribe and both areRead More →