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Supreme Court Approves Forcing Employees into One-On-One Arbitration, Exacerbating the Power Imbalance Between Employees and Employers

Earlier this week, the Supreme Court killed one of the few remaining mechanisms for employees to get some measure of justice for the illegal acts of their employers – class arbitrations. The National Labor Relations Act (“NLRA”) was enacted in … Continue reading

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FDA Approves New Animal Drug Application for GMO Salmon

Last week, the Food and Drug Administration approved a supplemental New Animal Drug Application (NADA) submitted by AquaBounty Technologies, Inc. While the original application was approved in 2015, this current application grants AquaBounty Technologies, Inc. the right to raise a … Continue reading

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Congress Approves Novel Use of Congressional Review Act to Invalidate Agency Guidance Document; Potential New Avenue of Relief for Health Industry?

As we reported on April 20, 2018, the Senate recently approved a joint resolution of disapproval under the Congressional Review Act (CRA) invalidating a five-year-old guidance document issued by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. It marked the first time in … Continue reading

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Court of Appeals approves joint custody order (and the post-trial reformation of an equitable distribution agreement)

The May 2, 2018 Court of Appeals opinion of Clark v. Clark is one of the rare published opinions approving true joint physical custody. Further the opinion approves a post-trial reformation of an equitable distribution agreement based upon what the … Continue reading

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Cancer Society Approves Virtual Colonoscopy

By Victor E. Long, Esq. According to Washington Post  the American Cancer Society, finds Virtual Colonoscopy  to be effective at finding large polyps.  Virtual colonoscopy is a procedure used to look for signs of pre-cancerous growths, called polyps; cancer; and … Continue reading

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