Monday Morning Regulatory Review: SORNA Good Cause Conflict; H-2B Limbo; & FCC Net Neutrality / Fast Lane Comment Avalanche

By | Federal Regulations Advisor | September 14, 2014
Monday Morning Regulatory Review:  SORNA Good Cause Conflict; H-2B Limbo; & FCC Net Neutrality / Fast Lane Comment Avalanche

Last week, the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit joined the intercircuit conflict over the Administrative Procedure Act (APA) validity of the Attorney General’s regulations applying the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act (SORNA) to offenses committed prior to SORNA’s effective date. 

Senator Carl Levin On American Foreign Policy in Iraq

By | Global Policy Watch | September 12, 2014

While members of Congress, the news media, and the American public debate the merits of President Obama’s new strategy to confront ISIS in the Middle East, Senator Carl Levin (D-MI), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, participated in a discussion at the Council on Foreign Relations yesterday on this topic.

Rough Road in Eastern Europe

By | Global Policy Watch | September 12, 2014

Companies doing business in Eastern Europe are likely to face an uncertain political climate in the near future.  Part of this is the fallout from the Russian Ukraine controversy.  Another factor is the residual effects of the 2008 economic collapse and the inability of economies to recover.