An End Run Around the Gun Industry Liability Shield
New York lawmakers’ attempt to regulate guns will result in significant legal challenges.
Religious Freedom or Pandemic Safety?
The Supreme Court blocked Governor Cuomo from enforcing COVID-19 restrictions on houses of worship.
Federal Court Approves “Ballot Selfie” Prohibition
New York law banning photos of voters with their ballots survives constitutional scrutiny.
Navigating Sales Taxes in Online Markets
States reconsider traditional sales tax requirements for e-commerce retailers.
Broadening Access to Postsecondary Education
A recent New York City initiative attempts to remove barriers to higher education.
Regulating Short-term Rentals
New York begins crackdown on the short-term home-sharing market.
The Dangers of Stop-and-Frisk Policies
New York legislation that limited the reach of stop-and-frisk provides insight for lawmakers today.
New York State Moves Towards Cyber Attack Regulations
The New York State Department of Financial Services proposes cybersecurity regulations for financial institutions.
Finding a Schedule that Works for Hourly Employees
New York bill would regulate the way some employers manage work schedules.
There is More to Mandatory Disclosure than Meets the Eye
“Targeted transparency” can help achieve regulatory and regulated entity goals.
Week in Review
DOJ reaches tentative settlement with JPMorgan, Obama nominates head of Court of Federal Claims, and more…
Pro Bono Regulations to Take Effect in New York
Bar applicants now required to complete fifty hours of service.