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The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology Green Paper on Improving Technology Transfer

The U.S. National Institutes of Standards and Technology has released its Final Green Paper on its Return on Investment: Unleashing American Innovation Project.  Essentially, the ROI project is intended to ensure that the United States receives an improved return on … Continue reading

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Garrett Institute disclosure panel reviews SEC diversity C&DIs and related state law developments

By Mark S. Nelson, J.D.The public company disclosure panel at the 39th Annual Ray Garrett Jr. Corporate & Securities Law Institute held at Northwestern University's Pritzker School of Law discussed the SEC’s recently issued Compliance and Disclosure Interpretations on board … Continue reading

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Aspen Institute – Automation and a Changing Economy

Automation is an important ingredient driving economic growth and progress. “Automation has enabled us to feed a growing population while allowing workers to transition from subsistence farming to new forms of work. Automation helped moved us from a craft system to mass … Continue reading

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Urban Institute: "Part of Us: A Data-Driven Look at Children of Immigrants" (March 2019)

The Urban Institute has released "Part of Us: A Data-Driven Look at Children of Immigrants" (March 2019): "Shedding light on the children of immigrants who are shaping this country’s future March 14, 2019 One out of every four children in… … Continue reading

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Recent Illinois Act Requires Health Care Providers to Institute Violence Prevention Measures

Health care providers and custodial agencies operating in Illinois are now subject to new obligations under the Health Care Violence Prevention Act (210 ILCS 160/1 et seq.)(“HCVPA”), which went into effect on January 1, 2019. The HCVPA, which was enacted … Continue reading

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