On July 29, 2016, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or “Commission”) reversed an FTC administrative law judge’s (“ALJ”) opinion which had ruled
Recently, the People’s Republic of China’s Ministry of Public Security, the National Development and Reform Commission and six other administrative
They have also been a number of overseas developments that are of interest from an Australian perspective given the ongoing debate surrounding the issue.
On October 17, 2011, the International Trade Commission issued press releases announcing that Thomas Bernard Pender and David P. Shaw will become administrative law judges at the ITC effective October 24, 2011.
A Senate committee has reported on the draft credit reporting amendments to the Privacy Act, taking into account 40 submissions received from a variety of parties representing the interests of credit providers, credit reporting agencies and consumers.
As of today, the New York Insurance Department and New York Banking Department have ceased operating as separate agencies, and a new Department of Financial Services ("DFS") has begun to function which will regulate both banking and insurance in New York.
At an event hosted on Monday by the Center for American Progress, FCC Chairman Julius Genachowski said he would circulate a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) in advance of the agency’s July open meeting that would “explore new ways to empower consumers and protect Americans against cramming and mystery fees” that appear on their phone service bills.
The Supreme Court today upheld the Legal Arizona Workers Act, the Arizona state law that requires employers to participate in the federal E-Verify system, and further, punishes employers that knowingly employ unauthorized aliens.
A new Indiana law provides that employers who knowingly employ unauthorized workers will be required to reimburse the state for unemployment insurance benefits paid to the unauthorized worker.
In September 2010, the Vietnamese government issued a Decree (No. 972010ND-CP) to cut down on red tape and make it easier to initiate action