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As momentum for $15 builds in St. Paul, so does concern over corporate interference

Earlier this month Kiara Ivy stepped outside the hardware store in St. Paul where she works as a cashier, and found an organizer waiting for her with a clipboard and a question. 729 more words


Washington State Officials Usurp Federal Authority with Crusade to Block Export Terminal

Over the past several years, state and local governments have become more aggressive regulators of free-enterprise activity. Some of those states and municipalities have taken action in areas that either federal law or the U.S. 1,036 more words

Regulation Of Free Enterprise

Two Tales of Preemption

FDA preemption for medical devices is never out of the spotlight for long, even if the story usually seems unchanged by the latest retelling. One recent case confirms that success is sometimes measured in large part by the adversary’s miscues, but the other seems to break new ground in this area by posing the question of how preemption works when a PMA and a 510(k) device are joined. 779 more words

Life Sciences Industry News

Update: Despite Previous Judicial Guidance, Misled-by-Maple Class Action Dismissed Again

Food Court Follies—A WLF Legal Pulse Series

Last November, a Food Court Follies series post offered two-cheers for a Central District of California judge’s dismissal of consolidated class actions filed against Quaker Oats ( 249 more words

Civil Justice & Litigation

Why states might win the net neutrality war against the FCC

(Source: arstechnica.com)

Can states force Internet service providers to uphold net neutrality? That’s one of the biggest unanswered questions raised by the Federal Communications Commission vote to… 1,347 more words


Update: FDA's Amicus Views Prevail in Third Circuit Medical-Device Preemption Case

Late last year we highlighted steps the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) made in 2017 to reestablish its authority as uniform regulator of drugs and medical devices.  219 more words

Civil Justice & Litigation

HSRP - Election Review, Preemption, Interface Tracking, Multiple HSRP (MHSRP) Load-Balancing, and Authentication!

The above Topology will be configured in the bottom section for MHSRP / Load-Balancing, but first a quick review of the HSRP Active / Standby election, followed by Preemption and Interface tracking. 3,413 more words