Analysis

Combatting Drug Shortages

A federal task force proposes regulatory solutions to mitigate drug shortages.

Gender Scale

A New Era for the ERA

The Equal Rights Amendment raises questions of congressional authority.

Planning for the Return of Supersonic Commercial Aviation

The FAA is proposing updates to a rule governing supersonic aircraft testing.

Stream

EPA Likely to Move Soon on ‘Secret Science’ Rulemaking

Critics of proposed data disclosure rule suggest it could undermine effective rulemaking.

Robotic surgery

Robotic Surgeries Need Regulatory Attention

Lawyers and regulators are concerned about the lack of regulations for the use of robotic technology in surgeries.

Determining the Safety of CBD Products

FDA warns consumers that the agency has not evaluated most CBD products and cannot say they are safe.

Regulating Beyond the Christchurch Call

International response to Christchurch attack shows the complexity of restricting online extremist content.

Is the Trump Administration Closing the Door on Asylum Seekers?

DHS proposes implementing asylum application fees and extending applicants’ pre-employment waiting period.

Many Shades of the Green New Deal

Democratic primary candidates are competing to define the scale and scope of climate action.

How Ending an ACA Subsidy Was Worth its Weight in Silver

Court sides with insurance companies in cost-sharing subsidies class action despite their use of “silver loading.”

The Uncertainty of Regulating 3D Organ Printing

Policymakers around the world are determining how to apply existing regulations to 3D organ printing.

Is Regulation Good for Business?

Former CFPB Director argues that businesses often prefer clear prescriptive rules over general standards.