Tag Archives: Jurisdiction

FDA Announces Proposal to Amend Product Jurisdiction Regulation – A Bit Better But Not Good Enough

By Jeffrey N. Gibbs & Jennifer M. Thomas — On May 15th, FDA published in the Federal Register a proposal to amend the product jurisdiction regulation (21 C.F.R. Part 3). This proposal seeks to update, clarify, and streamline the product … Continue reading

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Attorney Tiffany Lunn-White of Lunn Law LLC discusses the Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (UCCJEA)

The Uniform Child Custody Jurisdiction and Enforcement Act (hereafter referred to as “UCCJEA”) is a powerful Act in child custody determinations that has been adopted by many states to uphold two (2) main principles: 1) efficiently establish jurisdiction over a… … Continue reading

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Guest Post: The First Federal Court Hearing on SEC Jurisdiction over ICOs

John Reed Stark As cryptocurrencies and ICOs have proliferated, one very key question has been whether not the coins or tokens are securities within the meaning of the federal securities laws. Earlier this week, the first federal court hearing at … Continue reading

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Jurisdiction Over Divorce in Japan

From the Japan Times: The Diet on Wednesday enacted a revised law stipulating Japanese court jurisdiction over international divorce, in a move expected to speed up lengthy proceedings. Before the revision, determination of court jurisdiction could take years as the… … Continue reading

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Recent Cases Find CWA Jurisdiction over Point Source Discharges Passing through Groundwater

On April 12, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit vacated a district court’s judgment and held that a discharge that passed from a point source through groundwater to navigable waters could support a Clean Water … Continue reading

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