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The Regulatory Week in Review: April 28, 2017

Senators Portman and Heitkamp introduce the Regulatory Accountability Act, FCC announces plan to roll back net neutrality, and more…

FEC Ordered to Reconsider Presidential Debate Rule Barring Third Parties

Court finds that election regulator failed to properly consider a rule on debate participation.

Are Louder Cars Safer Cars?

Federal regulators may require electric cars to make more noise.

How Should Schools Regulate Cyberbullying?

Scholar discusses the importance of properly regulating cyberbullying in schools.

Trump’s Alternative Economics of Climate Change

The Trump Administration’s new social cost of carbon policy muddies the waters.

The Regulatory Week in Review: April 21, 2017

President Trump issues a “Buy American, Hire American” executive order, an internal review of the OCC shows ineffective oversight of Wells Fargo, and more…

Agency Proposes Rule to Protect Sea Turtles

New rule would require shrimping boats to adopt measures that may reduce their impact on turtle populations.

Putting in Perspective Trump’s Unwinding of Obama’s Climate Policy

Both President Trump and environmental advocates overstate the effects of repealing the Clean Power Plan.

Encouraging Customization and Courtroom Claims in Long-term Care

Controversial rule promotes personal care and bars forced arbitration in long-term health care.

Can You Start a Lawsuit by Mail?

The U.S. Supreme Court will soon decide a case involving the interpretation of a key civil litigation treaty.

The Regulatory Week in Review: April 14, 2017

Neil Gorsuch is sworn in as an Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, the D.C. Circuit rules against EPA, and more…

When Cities Regulate

New Philadelphia policies demonstrate the challenges of local regulation.