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U.S. Investigating AT&T and Verizon Over Wireless Collusion Claim

Complaints to the Justice Department allege that the companies and a standards group worked together to restrict eSIM technology, a cardless way to easily switch carriers. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Wells Fargo Said to Be Target of $1 Billion U.S. Fine

Two federal regulators are expected to penalize the bank for its alleged misconduct, people familiar with the action said. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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The Rise and (Potential) Fall of U.S. Cartel Enforcement

Vivek Ghosal, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) and D. Daniel Sokol, University of Florida – Levin College of Law explain The Rise and (Potential) Fall of U.S. Cartel Enforcement. ABSTRACT: Government… … Continue reading

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Pruitt Memo Centralizes Veto Power on Waters of the U.S.

On March 30, 2018, EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt issued a memorandum eliminating the authority of Regional Administrators to veto decisions by the Army Corps of Engineers to grant a permit for impacts to streams or wetlands. ┬áThe veto authority has … Continue reading

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Trump Administration Considering Use of IEEPA To Restrict U.S. Technology Transfer to China

Recent reports suggest that the Administration may declare an emergency under the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA) to grant the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) authority to review transactions involving the transfer of U.S. technology … Continue reading

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