The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has reached a settlement with the Center for Food Safety (CFS) and the Center for Environmental Health regarding the deadlines for publishing final rules implementing the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).
Every once in a while, you come across a law that seems so out of place that you do a double take.
On December 24, 2013 Blockchain.info announced its acquisition of ZeroBlock, a cash transaction conducted entirely using digital currency, bitcoin.
A federal judge dealt a major blow to Aereo and future of Internet television months before the company heads to the Supreme Court.
It is always worthwhile to talk about current developments in the area of social media and employment law, and to look back at their contextual import. Much of the fun, however, lies in playing the forecasting game, and identifying potential trends in the area that may be on the horizon.
Last week, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (“FinCEN”) issued new guidance in response to several states passing legislation to legalize marijuana for medical purposes, and in some states, for recreational purposes as well.
For business and employment lawyer Jason Shinn, blogging allows him to connect with clients without in-your-face marketing tactics.
One of the first questions we get asked about filing a federal trademark application is “how much does it cost?” We charge a $700 flat fee to prepare and file the application. This allows clients to know exactly what their filing costs are going to be upfront.
One of the most challenging issues that my clients deal with is managing employee leave rights under the Americans with Disabilities Act and the Family and Medical Leave Act.
During President Obama’sState of the Union address on January 28th, he made his intentions clear that he would use his authority to continue to push forward new standards and regulations that would curb the amount carbon pollution US power plants are allowed to dump into the air.