President Trump issued yet another Executive Order addressing immigration issues on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. This order, entitled “Buy American and
Welcome to this week's edition of the Health Law Update. In this Issue: The Proposed Medicaid DSH Rule: Hospitals, States and Associations Declare It
Earlier this year, Senate and House Republicans introduced the "Separation of Powers Restoration Act of 2016." On July 12, 2016, the House passed the
On June 27, 2016, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) adopted Rule 13q-1 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the “Exchange
On August 26, 2011, the U.S. Department of Labor issued its final rule implementing President Obama’s Executive Order 13495 entitled “Nondisplacement of Qualified Workers Under Service Contracts, which threatens to upset the normal evolution that occurs with follow-on service contracts.
NRDC has sued the U.S. government seeking to force it to address a 2008 petition to ban the chemical bisphenol A (BP A) from food packaging.
On the eve of transferring its rulewriting authority under the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (FDCPA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), and the 2009 Omnibus Appropriations Act to the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (CFPB), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a final rule on mortgage advertising, a final policy statement on collection of decedents’ debts, and a staff report on the FCRA with a summary of interpretations.
Because of disasters such as the tsunami in Japan, tornadoes in Joplin, Missouri and Tuscaloosa, Alabama, flooding along the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers and the Yangtze River in China, the concept of “risk” has recently received a significant amount of attention.
On April 1, 2011, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued an opinion in CSI Aviation Services, Inc. v. U.S. Department of Transportation, in which it found that the Department of Transportation (DOT) violated the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) when the DOT failed to justify its authority to issue a cease-and-desist letter to CSI ordering CSI to terminate its business contractual relationships with various federal agencies.
In a notice published in the Federal Register on May 31, 2011, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (CFPB) has identified the federal rules it will enforce.