Tag Archives: Attempts

Resisting Attempts to Control the “Hyper-Fertile”

Maya Manian, The Story of Madrigal v. Quilligan: Coerced Sterilization of Mexican-American Women, in Reproductive Rights and Justice Stories (forthcoming 2019), available at SSRN. Ruthann Robson The meaning of “success” in litigation challenging inequalities is at the core of Professor Maya … Continue reading

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Attempts to Enforce “Humane” Treatment of Poultry Fail

** Foster Farms Prevail in Dismissing Class Action **                                                                … Continue reading

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FDA Attempts to Shame Pharmacuetical and Biotechnology Companies

The U.S. Federal Drug Administration (FDA) recently decided to try to “shame” some pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies for failing to provide samples to companies who wish to produce generic versions of their pharmaceuticals.  The FDA states: In passing the 1984 … Continue reading

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Must Criminal Attempts Be Bumpy? (Cross-posted)

The law draws hard-to-justify lines around vague words. Those lines can lead to dramatically different consequences. In Smoothing Vague Laws, I argued that problems caused by legal vagueness can be eased in many instances by "smoothing" the law. If, for… … Continue reading

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New Jersey AG Attempts to Fill Perceived Void Left By CFPB Retrenchment

On March 27, 2018, the New Jersey Attorney General, Gurbir S. Grewal, announced the appointment of Paul R. Rodriguez to be the new Director of the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs.  Mr. Rodriguez, a New Jersey native, previously served … Continue reading

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