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Change Is Coming! (To The Federal Rules Of Civil Procedure)
Effective December 1, important changes are coming to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, including:
United States
23 Nov 2018
State Attorneys General Declare Opposition To Congressional Attempts To Expand Federal Preemption
As Congress' emboldened majority has sought to lessen the federal government's regulatory footprint, the states have not always been quiet, as one summertime example amply shows.
United States
22 Nov 2018
CFIUS Reform Sets Stage For Increased Restrictions On Foreign Investments, Scrutiny Of Foreign Supply Chains
Foreigners seeking to invest in semiconductors, telecommunications, computers, batteries, and other high technology industries will face heightened scrutiny ...
United States
14 Nov 2018
FTC Proposes Rule Requiring Consumer Reporting Agencies To Provide Credit Monitoring For Active Duty Members Of The Military
The Federal Trade Commission proposed a rule requiring consumer reporting agencies to provide free credit monitoring service to active duty military members that would electronically notify...
United States
14 Nov 2018
New Sexual Harassment Laws For New York Now In Effect
With the continued rise of the #MeToo movement, New York has taken the reigns as one of the leaders in combating sexual harassment in the workplace.
United States
17 Oct 2018
Increases In Government Immigration Worksite Enforcement Actions Put Employers On High Alert
Since the federal government vowed to take strong measures against employers and unauthorized foreign workers under the "Buy American Hire American" (BAHA) Executive Order, we have seen an increase in...
United States
28 Sep 2018
Supreme Court Of California Affirms Constitutionality Of State's Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act In Connor v. First Student, Inc.
On August 20, 2018, the Supreme Court of California issued its long-awaited order in Connor v. First Student, Inc. finding the state's Investigative Consumer Reporting Agencies Act was not unconstitutionally vague ...
United States
30 Aug 2018
Congress Passes Legislation Allowing For The Expansion Of Two Hydroelectric Projects In Alaska
Congress Passes Legislation Allowing For The Expansion Of Two Hydroelectric Projects In Alaska
United States
29 Aug 2018
Private Equity And Public-Private Partnerships: Potential Roles In Solving The U.S. Infrastructure Crisis
Against the backdrop of the White House's February 2018 release of its 53-page "Legislative Outline for Rebuilding Infrastructure in America," the prospects for publicprivate partnerships ("P3s")...
United States
3 Aug 2018
Invoking The ‘Necessity Defense' In Pipeline Sabotage Prosecutions
Opposition to new pipeline construction has grown in recent years, moving from public comment to litigation to physical protest and vandalism.
United States
4 May 2018
New Requirements For Protecting Sensitive Government Data Adopted For Government Contractors: Is Your Company In Compliance?
In response to growing cybersecurity threats, the U.S. government has implemented new regulations requiring that its contractors take enhanced measures to protect sensitive government ...
United States
15 Feb 2018
New York DFS Fines Western Union $60 Million For Alleged Violations Of Anti-Money Laundering Laws
Earlier this month, the New York State Department of Financial Services fined The Western Union Company $60 million for allegedly violating the New York Bank Secrecy Act and anti-money laundering laws.
United States
18 Jan 2018
CFPB Files Suit Against Four Online Lenders Operated By Native American Tribe
On April 27, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau filed a lawsuit in an Illinois federal court against four online installment loan companies operated by a California Native American tribe.
United States
11 May 2017
A Message To Employers Who Aren't In A Current OFCCP Audit
If your company was one of the 375 government contractors or subcontractors who recently received a Scheduling Letter from the Office of Federal Contractor Compliance Programs, you're probably not reading this post.
United States
13 Apr 2017
Reports Suggest President Trump Plans To Appoint Mcintyre As FERC Chairman, Chatterjee And Powelson As FERC Commissioners
According to various reports, President Donald Trump plans to appoint Kevin McIntyre as FERC Chairman, and Neil Chatterjee and Rob Powelson as FERC Commissioners...
United States
24 Mar 2017
Growth Prospects For Government Contractors In The Trump Era
Each administration arrives in Washington with high hopes of making meaningful change to the way the Federal Government spends money.
United States
22 Mar 2017
Trump Signs Another Executive Order Aimed At Deregulation
On Friday, February 24, 2017, President Trump signed another Executive Order (EO) aimed at identifying and eliminating federal regulations that burden businesses.
United States
7 Mar 2017
Troutman Sanders Strategies - NC Legislative Update
In North Carolina, all 170 legislative seats were on the ballot in November, along with all constitutional officers, members of Congress and one US Senate seat.
United States
6 Mar 2017
China's Internet Sovereignty
Endless hacking of US servers and WikiLeaks revelations may lead one to overlook that China, almost 40 years after the Cultural Revolution, is still wringing its hands about national security and US hegemony.
3 Mar 2017
Scott Pruitt Confirmed As EPA Administrator
The Senate confirmed Scott Pruitt to be the new EPA Administrator on a vote of 52-46.
United States
2 Mar 2017
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