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New Medicaid Guidance Gives States More Flexibility On Abortion

On Friday, January 19, 2018, The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a State Medicaid Director Letter restoring state flexibility to establish reasonable standards for their Medicaid programs regarding abortion The letter rescinds State Medicaid Directors Letter #16-005 … Continue reading

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CPFB Seeks Public Guidance, Likely to Get Earful

This past week, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced that it will ask for public input on its operations, on everything from enforcement, supervision, rulemaking, market monitoring, and education activities. It’s not hard to guess which topics are likely to … Continue reading

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FINRA Issues 2018 Regulatory Guidance on Securities Backed Lines of Credit

On January 8, 2018, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (“FINRA”) published its Annual Regulatory and Examination Priorities Letter (“2018 Letter”).  The purpose of this letter is to highlight certain issues of importance to FINRA in the upcoming year, and serves … Continue reading

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EFSA Begins Public Consultation on Guidance for the Risk Assessment of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Applications

On January 12, 2018, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) opened a public consultation on its draft guidance for the risk assessment of nanoscience and nanotechnology applications in the food and feed chain.  The guidance covers the relevant areas within … Continue reading

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SEC Staff provides Guidance for Public Companies on Tax Cuts and Jobs Act

On December 22, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission announced publication of staff guidance for issuers, auditors, and others to ensure timely public disclosures of the accounting impacts of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (the “TCJA”), which was enacted … Continue reading

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