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VIETNAM - MOIT IS REVIEWING NEW FEED IN TARIFFS (FiTs) FOR WIND POWER PROJECTS

Vietnam - September 20 2021 Recently, the Government Office has received proposals from several provincial People’s Committees on extending the current wind FiTs because many…

Illinois Decision Raises Issues Regarding Use of Filed Rate Doctrine on Motions to Dismiss

USA - September 16 2021 The ruling. Commonwealth Edison (ComEd), the retail electric utility for the Chicago area, has been accused of bribing the Illinois Speaker of the…

VIETNAM - THE GOVERNMENT ENCOURAGES TRADE AND INVESTMENT FROM AUSTRIA

Australia, Vietnam - September 14 2021 On 1 December 2022, the two countries will celebrate their 50 years of diplomatic relations.

NYC enacts Racial Equity Reporting for Many Land Use Projects

USA - June 23 2021 On June 17, 2021 the New York City Council passed legislation requiring “racial equity reports” for certain land-use actions. According to Langan and…

Facebook Wins Battle of the Canons in Supreme Court Autodialer Case

USA - April 2 2021 In a hotly anticipated decision that should have significant impact on litigation under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 (TCPA), the…

CLECs Challenge FCC’s 2019 Access Stimulation Rules

USA - April 2 2021 Briefing is now complete at the D.C. Circuit in the latest appeal involving the FCC’s rules on access stimulation schemes. Access stimulation (or…

Potential FTC Priorities Under the Biden Administration

USA - March 4 2021 On February 10, 2021, Acting FTC Chairwoman Slaughter delivered her keynote address “Protecting Consumer Privacy” at the Future of Privacy Forum…

Court Declines to Apply Filed Rate Doctrine to Rates Dictated By Statute

USA - February 17 2021 The filed rate doctrine (also called the filed tariff doctrine) is a century-old cornerstone of regulated-industries law that, generally speaking…

FCC Emphasizes Limits On Local Fees For Small-Cell Facilities

USA - January 20 2021 Wireless telecom providers have been deploying new small-cell technology and equipment for 5G service across the nation. Deployment often requires…

New Draft Decree - Regulations Implementing the PPP Law 2020

Vietnam - September 3 2020 Vietnam’s first uniform Public-Private Partnership Law (the “PPP Law”) was recently passed by the National Assembly, effective from 1 January 2021…