Tag Archives: Legislation

New HeinOnline Database: Gun Regulation and Legislation in America

  This article is republished with permission by W.S. Hein. View the original article here.TOGETHER FOR THE FIRST TIME: Periodicals, legislative histories and government documents on this timely topic!In the wake of several of the deadliest mass shootings in United … Continue reading

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FCA consults on new guidance on variation terms under unfair terms legislation

On 17 May 2018, the FCA published Guidance Consultation 18/2: Fairness of variation terms in financial services consumer contracts under the Consumer Rights Act 2015 (GC18/2). Following the removal of some unfair contract terms material from the FCA website in … Continue reading

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The Music Modernization Act: Congress Poised to Pass Legislation Updating Music Copyright Royalties for the Digital Age

On April 25, 2018, the House of Representatives unanimously passed H. R. 5447, otherwise known as the “Music Modernization Act” (MMA). The bill, which now awaits Senate action, amends the Copyright Act in multiple ways, most notably by changing the … Continue reading

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Liberals Introduce Back to Work Legislation to End York Strike

May 7 2018 The Liberals finally delivered York University what it wanted all along: interest arbitration.  It took two months from the commencement of a bitter strike.  Here is a Toronto Star story describing the move by the Liberals, end … Continue reading

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New European AML/CTF Legislation Includes Art Dealers and Flags Cultural Artifacts Transactions

European ParliamentMembers of the European Parliament have adopted a legislative resolution endorsing a December 2017 agreement with the European Council that, for the first time, includes art dealers and auction houses in the European Union's anti-money laundering/counter-terrorist financing (AML/CTF) compliance … Continue reading

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