Tag Archives: Rulemaking

NRC Staff Recommends Ending Rulemaking on Third-Party Reviews of Access Authorization and Fitness-for-Duty Determinations

As we last reported on October 5, 2018, the NRC Staff appeared ready to recommend withdrawing a rulemaking on third-party arbitration of access authorization and fitness-for-duty determinations. On April 4, 2019, the NRC Staff formally made its recommendation in SECY-19-0033. … Continue reading

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DHS to Publish Notice of Proposed Rule-making to Remove H-4 Employment Authorization

The Trump administration is making another bold move, this time the target is H-4 dependent spouses of H-1B nonimmigrant workers seeking permanent residence. The Department of Homeland Security has published a notice of proposing rule-making (NRPM) to rescind an Obama … Continue reading

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TTB Issues New Proposed Rulemaking for Alcoholic Beverage Advertising

Late last month, the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau (the “TTB”) announced several proposed changes to federal rules that govern the advertising and labeling of alcoholic beverages. The proposed rule changes were announced through publication of a rulemaking … Continue reading

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CFPB Signals Potential for Fair Lending Rulemaking

This post recently appeared in our sister publication, Consumer FinSights. In its recently published Fall 2018 Rulemaking Agenda, the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection announced that it is considering future rulemaking activity regarding the requirements of the Equal Credit Opportunity … Continue reading

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Emerson on the Guidance Exception to Notice-and-Comment Rulemaking

Blake Emerson (UCLA School of Law) has posted The Claims of Official Reason: Administrative Guidance on Social Inclusion (Yale Law Journal, Forthcoming) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: This Article examines the legal validity and effect of recent administrative actions concerning civil … Continue reading

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