Peter Jacobs

Smoking Out E-Cigarettes

Smoking Out E-Cigarettes

Scholars examine the regulation of electronic cigarettes and their impact on public health.

The Universal Injunction Debate

The Universal Injunction Debate

Can a single judge lawfully prevent the entire government from enforcing a regulation?

How Should the United States Protect Data?

How Should the United States Protect Data?

Scholars suggest ways for the U.S. Congress to implement a federal data privacy policy.

Is Your Dietary Supplement Safe?

Is Your Dietary Supplement Safe?

Scholars warn that FDA’s regulation of dietary supplements could pose health risks to consumers.

Can the United States Halt Wildfires?

Can the United States Halt Wildfires?

Scholars encourage regulatory authorities to adopt measures to prevent or mitigate wildfire damage.

Reconsidering the Internet’s Liability Shield

Reconsidering the Internet’s Liability Shield

Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act faces criticism from across the political spectrum.

Impacts of Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers

Impacts of Targeted Regulation of Abortion Providers

Regulations targeting abortion clinics significantly impact abortion access and public health.

The Contraceptive Clash

The Contraceptive Clash

The Trump Administration’s regulations take aim at the ACA’s contraceptive mandate.

Social Media’s Cybersecurity Shortcomings

Social Media’s Cybersecurity Shortcomings

State financial regulator argues that social media companies need a dedicated monitor.

Industrialized Agricultural Facilities’ Impact on U.S. Waters

Industrialized Agricultural Facilities’ Impact on U.S. Waters

Experts say that EPA’s limited authority over concentrated animal feeding operations perpetuates pollution.

Making Conservation Easements Last

Making Conservation Easements Last

Scholars discuss regulations that provide tax deductions for environmental conservation on private lands.

Fixing Student Loans

Fixing Student Loans

Scholars propose modifying the U.S. student loan system to remedy a debt crisis.