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  • Mental competency law and plea bargaining: a neurophenomenological critique.

    ... biology, constituted by their political, economic, and cultural locations. . In a collateral sense ... principle is equally applicable to, for example, plea-bargaining. And since plea-bargaining ...(28) Despite this apparent disadvantage to a defendant charged with a crime, ... response from the defendant to the statement: "the plea is voluntary and did not result from ...

  • Introduction to the Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions-Fall 2016

    Publication of the Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions and the Regulatory Plan represent key components of the regulatory planning mechanism prescribed in Executive Order 12866, ``Regulatory Planning and Review'' (58 FR 51735) and incorporated in Executive Order 13563, ``Improving Regulation and Regulatory Review'' issued on January 18, 2011 (76 FR 3821). The fall editions of...

    ... that are likely to have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities ... Regulatory Plan serves as a defining statement of the Administration's regulatory and ... the 2-year life of each Congress; for example, PL 112-4 is the fourth public law of the 112th ... undue or unreasonable prejudice or disadvantage. Proposed section 201.210(10) will link the ...

  • United States Telecom Association v. Federal Communications Commission, 061416 FEDDC, 15-1063

    ... International Center for Law & Economics and. Administrative Law Scholars in support ... Thus, for example, "a broadband provider like Comcast. might ..., the Commission issued a policy statement. signaling its intention to "preserve and ... to disadvantage edge providers" or "prevent[]. consumers ...

  • Prohibitions and Restrictions on Proprietary Trading and Certain Interests in, and Relationships with, Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds

    The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (``CFTC'' or ``Commission'') is adopting a final rule to implement Section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the ``Dodd-Frank Act''), which contains certain prohibitions and restrictions on the ability of a banking entity and nonbank financial company supervised by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (the

    ... invited comments on the potential economic impacts of the proposed rule and posed a number ...Rec. S5898 (daily ed. July 15, 2010) (statement of Sen. Merkley)). \21\ See, Board Order ...banks may be competitively disadvantaged relative to foreign banks due to proprietary ...2012); Randel Pilo. \35\ For example, with respect to the CFTC, Section 15(a) of the ...

  • Incentive-Based Compensation Arrangements

    The OCC, Board, FDIC, FHFA, NCUA, and SEC (the Agencies) are seeking comment on a joint proposed rule (the proposed rule) to revise the proposed rule the Agencies published in the Federal Register on April 14, 2011, and to implement section 956 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act). Section 956 generally requires that the Agencies jointly issue...

    ... to the Supplementary Information: Example Incentive-. Based Compensation Arrangement and ... I. SEC Economic Analysis. J. Small Business Regulatory ... report a restatement of a financial statement to correct a material error; and. Other ... being proposed may have some disadvantages for smaller subsidiaries within a larger ...

  • Racial classification and ascriptive injury.

    ...In particular, they wrote economic subsidies into law for the newly created category ... numerous types of concrete racial disadvantage. (159) . At the start of the twentieth century, ...(196) . A single example will highlight the continuing problem of ... In describing all of this research, the statement that subjects, saw, remembered, etc. a face of a ...

  • A return to Dred Scott? How recent Supreme Court jurisprudence reflects Dred Scott's legal reasoning and fails to protect the most vulnerable in today's society.

    ... their body politic, (2) preservation of economic substantive due process rights for capital ... implications that significantly disadvantage the most vulnerable of our society. . The Court's ...However, no statement could have been further from the truth. Early ...For example, in their article declaring the female employment ...

  • Crowdfunding

    The Securities and Exchange Commission is adopting new Regulation under the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to implement the requirements of Title III of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. Regulation prescribes rules governing the offer and sale of securities under new Section 4(a)(6) of the Securities Act of 1933. Regulation also provides a framework for...

    ... 7. Secondary Market Trading. III. Economic Analysis. A. Baseline. 1. Current Methods ... \2\ See, e.g., congressional statements regarding crowdfunding bills that were precursors ...'s fees are not known in advance, for example, this may create uncertainty for issuers about ... to valuation that put investors at a disadvantage be prohibited.\581\ One commenter generally ...

  • Investment Company Liquidity Risk Management Programs

    The Securities and Exchange Commission is adopting new rules, a new form and amendments to a rule and forms designed to promote effective liquidity risk management throughout the open-end investment company industry, thereby reducing the risk that funds will be unable to meet their redemption obligations and mitigating dilution of the interests of fund shareholders. The amendments also seek to...

    ...Effective and Compliance Dates. IV. Economic Analysis. A. Introduction and Primary Goals ... Senate Hearings Transcript''), at 453 (Statement of Mahlon E. Traylor) (``Open-end companies are ... \12\ For example, during the pendency of our proposal, the Third ... made at prices that would unfairly disadvantage the fund's remaining shareholders.\83\ This event ...

  • Freedom of information beyond the Freedom of Information Act.

    ..., including final opinions and orders, statements of policy, and interpretive rules. (56) In the ... oversight tools, (70) some of which (for example, open hearings and unrestricted GAO reports) ...'s accommodation of southern racial and economic hierarchies bequeathed to us "both a 'state of ... implemented by the agency to their disadvantage. Viewed through this lens, FOIA supports not only ...

  • The Effects of China's Rising Legal Influence in Africa on AFRICOM's Strategic Objectives
  • Crowdfunding

    The Securities and Exchange Commission is proposing for comment new Regulation under the Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to implement the requirements of Title III of the Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act. Regulation would prescribe rules governing the offer and sale of securities under new Section 4(a)(6) of the Securities Act of 1933. The proposal also would...

    ...General Request for Comment. III. Economic Analysis. A. Economic Baseline. 1. ...\ Crowdfunding has been used to fund, for example, artistic endeavors, such as films and music ...Rec. S1781 (daily ed. Mar. 19, 2012) (statement of Sen. Carl Levin) (``Right now, the rules ... own investment in the issuer, to the disadvantage of investors and other issuers using the ...

  • Confusion isn't everything.

    ...(105) To take one recent example, the Seventh Circuit affirmed summary judgment ... a significant non-reputation-related disadvantage." (113) This phrasing potentially reintroduces ... a defendant's challenged comparative statements are literally false or that they in fact misled a ...Canonical scholarship in law and economics favors the development of clearer rules for fact ...

  • 723 F.3d 1114 (10th Cir. 2013), 12-6294, Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. v. Sebelius

    ...For example, Hobby Lobby's statement of purpose recites the ... put themselves " at a competitive disadvantage in [their] . . efforts to recruit and retain ... four contraceptive methods would face an economic burden not shared by employees of companies that ...

  • New world order neo-colonialism: A contextual comparison of contemporary China and European colonization in Africa.

    ... and its attendant direct political and economic control of African countries. . This is not ...For example, China's military supply to Sudan raises question ... disproportionately one-sided to the disadvantage of Africa. The little infrastructure that ... two publics in Africa: a theoretical statement." Comparative studies in society and history 17, ...

  • Accountable algorithms.

    ...For example, how do you judge the intent of a piece of ... the code with assertions, simple statements about the code that describe error conditions ... was not designed in a way that disadvantages her specifically. (71) This baseline requirement ...In economic policymaking, this is sometimes known as ...

  • Restoring Internet Freedom

    In this document, the Federal Communications Commission (Commission) returns to the light-touch regulatory scheme that enabled the internet to develop and thrive for nearly two decades. The Commission restores the classification of broadband internet access service as a lightly-regulated information service and reinstates the private mobile service classification of mobile broadband internet...

    ...Below, we find that economic theory, empirical data, and even anecdotal ...Likewise, when a user employs, for example, a wireless router or a Wi-Fi hotspot to create a ... analysis thus is not at odds with the statement in USTelecom that the 1996 Act definitions were ... outweighed by the well-recognized disadvantages of public utility regulation. As such, we find ...

  • Regulation Systems Compliance and Integrity

    The Securities and Exchange Commission (``Commission'') is adopting new (``Regulation SCI'') under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (``Exchange Act'') and conforming amendments to Regulation ATS under the Exchange Act. Regulation SCI will apply to certain self-regulatory organizations (including registered clearing agencies), alternative trading systems (``ATSs''), plan processors, and exempt

    ... by the Commission's two policy statements, each titled ``Automated Systems of ...V. Paperwork Reduction Act. VI. Economic Analysis. VII. Regulatory Flexibility Act ...For example, ``contingency planning'' includes business ... argued that there were significant disadvantages to requiring that standards be available free of ...

  • Making international health regulations work: lessons from the 2014 Ebola outbreak.

    ..., the discussion here highlights that economic development remains the primary goal that guides ... specific interventions or practices--for example, the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and ... that puts weak states at significant disadvantage, as weak states often have lack the necessary ...18, 2016); Chancellor Angela Merkel, Statement at the 68th Session of the WHO World Health ...

  • Big Data and Pharmacovigilance: Using Health Information Exchanges to Revolutionize Drug Safety

    Data on individual patients collected through state and federal health information exchanges has the potential to usher in a new era of drug regulation. These exchanges, produced by recent health care reform legislation, will amass an unprecedented amount of clinical information on drug usage, demographic variables, and patient outcomes. This information could aid the Food and Drug Administration

  • Behaviorial international law.

    ... at the level of individual behavioral economics, in addition to the state level and group .... For example, theoretical applications of cognitive psychology ... the change would be greater than the disadvantage caused to other states; in other words, aggregate ...'s focus on the individual, without any statement about the theoretical framing of the relationship ...

  • Should Courts Apply Dodd-Frank's Prohibition on the Enforcement of Pre-Dispute Arbitration Agreements Retroactively?

    Congress recently passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ("Dodd-Frank") which is, according to a speech given by President Barack Obama, intended to effectuate "a transformation on a scale not seen since the reforms that followed the Great Depression" on the financial industry. Dodd-Frank’s overarching purpose is to prevent the circumstances that...

  • Copyright and distributive justice.

    ..., people at the bottom of the socio-economic hierarchy? In this Article we engage these ... property in his writings? For example, concerning those in the IP field who develop ...The clearest statement of the twin considerations at the heart of ... the most robust mechanism for disadvantaged groups, particularly African Americans, to ...

  • Searching places unknown: law enforcement jurisdiction on the dark web.

    ... that associate with the target by, for example, accessing a website it hosts. (20) . The legal ... on Sony, President Obama made a public statement that the United States would "respond ... harm-- whether to military capabilities, economic and financial systems, or social ... that "the United States will be at a disadvantage in promoting its national interests in the realm ...

  • The leadership imperative: a collaborative approach to professional development in the global age of more for less.

    ... as a relevant--but also cautionary--example of the challenges facing anyone seeking to move ... young lawyers and in managing our legal, economic, political, and social systems generally, if ... would agree upon a simple mission statement for their law school. Law school deans face the ... that this process is likely to disadvantage black lawyers and other traditional outsiders. ...