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Nanosized nanomaterials: how do you regulate something so tiny?

(Mar 2015)

On March 24, 2015, the National Organic Program (NOP) released a policy memo clarifying the status of nanotechnology in organic production and handling under the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) organic regulations at 7 C.F.R. Part 205. Nanotechnology is science, engineering, and technology conducted at the nanoscale, which is about 1 to 100 nanometers. One nanometer equals about 3-10

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The Future of Cost Concerns in Clear Air Act Regulation

(Mar 2015)

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court heard Michigan v. Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”). This case, an extension of previous cases regarding the Clean Air Act, is an additional challenge the Obama Administration’s ability to propagate regulations in an increasingly divisive political environment. This challenge falls less than one month after a challenge to the Obama Administration’s

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Modern Piracy: Vulnerable Electronic Health Records

(Mar 2015)

The security breaches that occurred last year at retailers like Home Depot, Target, and Michaels shocked consumers and experts alike.  An astonishing number of consumers were affected by the breaches. Home Depot reported 56 million debit and credit card holders were affected, while Target reported 40 million credit card numbers and 70 million phone numbers

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