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Illinois EPA shuts down Willowbrook Sterigenics plant Friday night

WILLOWBROOK, Ill. (February 15, 2019) – The Illinois Environment Protection Agency has ordered the Sterigenics plant in suburban Willowbrook to be immediately sealed after tests showed “extreme daily fluctuations” in ethylene oxide levels and “the highest levels of EtO recorded in … Continue reading

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Supreme Court of Canada lays down a very nuanced, contextual understanding of "expectation of privacy"

Today the Supreme Court of Canada issued a very important privacy decision in R v Jarvis. I say it’s important for a number of reasons. First, it’s an important decision that strongly defines expectation of privacy for the Canadian Criminal … Continue reading

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Do Not Fall Down the Rabbit Hole of a Law Firm Data Breach

No law firm wants to be the victim of an internal, hostile data breach. However, there have been some high-profile law firms whose internal and client data was hijacked and held ransom by hackers. Given the fact that most law … Continue reading

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Trump Poised to Back Down on Border Wall

President Trump appears ready to finally give ground on border wall funding. However, some Republican insiders anticipate another flip-flop while House progressives gear up to toe the line with further demands. Read more detail on Recent Products Liability posts – … Continue reading

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En banc court again strikes down sugar-sweetened beverages warning, with divided and divisive reasoning

American Beverage Ass’ v. City & County of San Francisco, No. 16-16072 (9th Cir. Jan. 31, 2019)After the panel opinion striking down SF’s sugar-sweetened beverages (SSB) disclosure was reheard by the en banc court in light of National Institute of … Continue reading

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