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Hurry up and wait

In a previous post I argued that a lot more work needs to be done by economists to understand the implications of dynamic strategic incentives. Actually, this was an act of shameless self-promotion. 857 more words


J&J Escapes Class Action over "Restores Enamel" Claims-- & FDCA Prevails

On November 4, 2014, a New York federal judge granted J&J’s motion to dismiss a putative class action lawsuit which accused J&J of using false and misleading labeling to market its Listerine mouthwash.  393 more words

Advertising & Marketing

Q126: Comparing process scheduling algorithms

Question #126: Which of the following is not true?


  1. Long jobs can be starved in SJF (Shortest Job First) algorithm.
  2. Prediction of future is required in SRTF (Shortest Remaining Time First) algorithm.
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Operating Systems

ME Supreme Court Holds Agriculture Protection Act Did Not Preempt Town's Solid Waste Facilities Ordinance

Dubois Livestock, Inc., appealed from a judgment of the Superior Court affirming the decision of the Town of Arundel’s Zoning Board of Appeals (“ZBA”), which upheld a notice of violation that the Town’s code enforcement officer issued to Dubois for failure to comply with its conditional use permit. 411 more words

Current Caselaw

HB 80 Signed by Governor Corbett

Yesterday, Governor Corbett signed HB 80, which amended 18 Pa.C.S. § 6120, our firearm preemption statute, in several keys ways. Section (A.2) now provides: 424 more words

Firearms Law