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|FCC & OSHA Tower Safety|
Kelly V. Friend, Lawrence P. Halprin, Manesh K. Rath, David G. Sarvadi; Keller and Heckman LLP;
October 23, 2014, previously published on October 20, 2014On October 14, 2014, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Department of Labor’s (DOL) Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) convened a workshop to discuss the recent increase in telecommunication tower worker deaths. The workshop was described by FCC Chairman...
|OSHA and FCC Holding Joint-Workshop to Discuss Safety Issues Related to Communication Tower Workers|
David G. Sarvadi; Keller and Heckman LLP;
October 3, 2014, previously published on September 29, 2014The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and the Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently announced that they will be holding a joint-workshop to discuss safety issues related to communication tower workers. Last year more tower climbers were...
|California's DTSC Releases Draft Priority Product Work Plan Under State's Green Chemistry Law|
Nathan S. Cardon, Diana G. Graham, Sheila A. Millar, Jean-Cyril Walker; Keller and Heckman LLP;
September 24, 2014, previously published on September 17, 2014The California Department of Toxic Substances Control (DTSC) has released a draft Priority Product Work Plan as part of its Green Chemistry law, identifying six product categories from which priority products will be selected over the next three years for priority product rulemaking. The Work Plan...
|Taiwan Releases Draft Regulation on New and Existing Chemical Notification|
Thomas C. Berger, Wilfred Feng, Chen Hu; Keller and Heckman LLP;
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 22, 2014On August 25, 2014, the Republic of China’s (Taiwan) Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) released a draft “Regulation of Chemical Substance Registration and Management” (Regulation). The Regulation was developed to implement amendments to Taiwan’s Toxic Chemical...
|Senator Boxer Releases Confidential TSCA Reform Proposal|
Thomas C. Berger, Herbert Estreicher, Martha E. Marrapese, Adrienne M. Timmel; Keller and Heckman LLP;
September 22, 2014, previously published on September 19, 2014U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA) has publicly released her proposed amendments to a confidential proposal that Senators David Vitter (R-LA) and Thomas Udall (D-NM) have been working on for over a year to build bipartisan support for passage of TSCA reform. Senator Boxer, who chairs the Senate...
|What Happens Next to Earthjustice's Demand for CBI Reassertion and Resubstantiation?|
Herbert Estreicher, Eric P. Gotting, Martha E. Marrapese; Keller and Heckman LLP;
September 18, 2014, previously published on September 16, 2014 The designation and treatment of Confidential Business Information (“CBI”) is frequently at the center of the Toxic Substances Control Act (“TSCA”) reform debate. One issue receiving increased attention is whether chemical companies should be required to reassert or...
|The Energy Industry Deserves Adequate Spectrum Resources|
C. Douglas Jarrett, Gregory E. Kunkle, Jack Richards, Wesley K. Wright; Keller and Heckman LLP;
September 18, 2014, previously published on September 15, 2014Electric utilities, oil and gas companies, and others in the energy industry rely on a variety of communications systems authorized by the Federal Communications Commission to meet their internal wireless communications requirements. In light of the critical nature of their services, they must...
|FTC Closes Chapter on "Your Baby Can Read"|
Tracy P. Marshall; Keller and Heckman LLP;
September 1, 2014, previously published on August 25, 2014After two years of fighting, Dr. Robert Titzer, Ph.D., creator of the Your Baby Can Read! product, has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission (FTC) allegations that he misrepresented the product’s effectiveness in teaching children to read.
|FTC Urged to Investigate 30 Companies' EU Safe Harbor Practices|
Tracy P. Marshall, Sheila A. Millar; Keller and Heckman LLP;
August 20, 2014, previously published on August 15, 2014The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has received a complaint asking it to investigate thirty companies for alleged U.S.-EU Safe Harbor violations.
|Will OSHA's Misguided Ideology on Injury and Illness Recordkeeping Lead to More Video Cameras in the Workplace?|
Lawrence P. Halprin, Manesh K. Rath, David G. Sarvadi; Keller and Heckman LLP;
August 20, 2014, previously published on August 15, 2014At every opportunity during the Obama Administration, OSHA has alleged that there is widespread and substantial under-reporting of work-related injuries and illnesses that OSHA must address through additional regulatory and enforcement measures. OSHA has taken this position despite the overwhelming...