Tag Archives: Direct

USPS Proposal May Cause Direct Mail Advertisers To ‘Go Postal’

Readers of this blog often learn how the government regulates modern instruments for customer engagement – social media, texting campaigns, e-commerce sites, the use of influencers, and more. Old habits die hard, however, and many marketers continue to use the … Continue reading

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Incomplete Novation = No Direct Economic Interest

Parties with an unapproved novation agreement aren’t eligible to protest agency award decisions. The GAO found that under the bid protest provisions of the Competition in Contracting Act of 1984 only an “interested party” may protest a federal procurement. The … Continue reading

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Draft Credit Transfers and Direct Debits in Euro (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018

On 5 September 2018, HM Treasury published the draft Credit Transfers and Direct Debits in Euro (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 (the Regulations), together with an explanatory memorandum. The Regulations are made under section 8(1) of the European Union (Withdrawal) … Continue reading

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U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit, August 3, 2018, Direct Niche, LLC v. Via Varejo S/A

Domain name: Prior use in commerce: Common law mark: E-commerce: Internet law: Trademark: Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy: OMPI (UDRP): Anticybersquatting: ACPA: Consumer law: Appellant Direct Niche, LLC initiated this case against Appellee Via Varejo S/A under the Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection … Continue reading

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Chacon and Jensen on Direct Democracy, Constitutional Reform, and Political Inequality in Post-Colonial America

Mario Chacon and Jeff I. Jensen, both of New York University Abu Dhabi, have published Direct Democracy, Constitutional Reform, and Political Inequality in Post-Colonial America. Here is the abstract. The ratification of constitutional changes via referendum is an important mechanism … Continue reading

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