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Johnson Advances Second Tax Shelf Proposal: Repeal the Tax Exemption for Municipal Bonds

Earlier this month, I blogged the launch (117 Tax Notes 1077 (12/10/07) of the ambitious new Shelf Project by Calvin H. Johnson (Texas) and Tax Analysts, along with the first proposal to Replace the Corporate Tax With a Market Capitalization… … Continue reading

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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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Michigan proposal for full legalization of marijuana officially approved for Nov 2018 vote

As reported in this local article, headlined "Michigan approves marijuana legalization vote for November," the Wolverine State is now positioned to be the latest political battleground for the debate over recreational marijuana reform. Here are the details: The battle to … Continue reading

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NASAA backs FINRA proposal to incentivize payment of arb awards, offers improvements

By John M. Jascob, J.D., LL.M. NASAA has offered support for a FINRA proposal that would use FINRA’s Membership Application Program to incentivize the timely payment of arbitration awards. NASAA believes that the proposed rule amendments represent a positive step … Continue reading

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FairPlay copyright blocking proposal: my presentation at the Fordham IP conference

I had the pleasure to speak at the 26th Annual Fordham Intellectual Property Law & Policy Conference. In my opinion, this is the best IP conference. My topic was Canada’s Fairplay’s Website-Blocking Plan: What is it and is it consistent with … Continue reading

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