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The Regulatory Week in Review: March 24, 2017

Mar 24, 2017 Week in Review

House delays vote on Obamacare replacement, Senate votes to repeal FCC privacy rules, and more...

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California Extends Water Restrictions Despite Abundant Rainfall

Mar 23, 2017 News

Amid reports of record-breaking rainfall, regulators extend emergency drought measures for conservation.

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Regulating a 3D Printing Revolution

Mar 22, 2017 Analysis

New technology facilitates home creations and may lead to widespread copyright infringement.

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Discretion and Judicial Review in European Environmental Law

Mar 21, 2017 Opinion

Balancing the discretion afforded to multinational and domestic authorities presents special challenges to judges in ensuring effective..

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Systematic Study Shows Improvement in SEC Economic Analysis

Mar 20, 2017 Opinion

Agency sees increased effectiveness after incorporating feedback from courts and academics.

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The Regulatory Week in Review: March 17, 2017

Mar 17, 2017 Week in Review

Judge blocks President Trump's revised travel ban, CBO releases cost estimate for the American Healthcare Act, and more...

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It Takes “Alternative Math” to Claim That Redistribution Is Futile

Mar 16, 2017 Opinion

A regulation that provides a benefit in excess of a cost while helping the disadvantaged subsets of society should be seen as doubly wise.

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How Much Power Do States Have to Encourage Clean Energy?

Mar 15, 2017 Analysis

After a recent Supreme Court decision, questions remain about what states can do to regulate electricity.

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California Moves to Make Sleeping Computers More Efficient

Mar 14, 2017 News

New standards require computers to use less energy when not in use.

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Encourage Vaping to Help Reduce Smoking

Mar 13, 2017 Opinion

Scholar argues that governments should embrace vaping’s smoking-cessation potential.

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