Tag Archives: D.C.

FCC Seeks Comments on TCPA After D.C. Circuit Ruling

The FCC is going back to the drawing board—and it wants some help. Earlier this week, the Commission announced that it is seeking comments “on several issues related to interpretation and implementation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA), following … Continue reading

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PEG 3350 Rx ANDA Holder Gets Things Moving in the D.C. Circuit

By Sara W. Koblitz — On April 27, 2018, Petitioners Breckenridge Pharmaceutical, Inc. and Nexgen Pharma, Inc. filed a Petition for Review in the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit. The Petition seeks review of … Continue reading

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Group Warns D.C. Death with Dignity Act Opponents Not to Try to Repeal Law Again

Compassion & Choices praised Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton for her vow today to prevent congressional opponents of Washington, D.C.’s Death with Dignity Act from repealing the law this year, as she did last year.  The DCDWDA gives mentally capable, terminally ill … Continue reading

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D.C. Court: Accessing Public Information is Not a Computer Crime

Good news for anyone who uses the Internet as a source of information: A district court in Washington, D.C. has ruled that using automated tools to access publicly available information on the open web is not a computer crime—even when … Continue reading

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D.C. Judge Denies Motion to Dismiss Class Action Against Monsanto

Share This Item March 31, 2018 – Washington D.C. — A Washington D.C. judge rejected a motion by Monsanto to dismiss a class action lawsuit filed by Beyond Pesticides and the Organic Consumers Association, two consumer advocacy groups that allege Monsanto’s … Continue reading

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