CDC extends eviction ban through June 30 as regulators vow crackdown

Katy O'Donnell

March 31, 2021

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday that the federal eviction moratorium has been extended through June 30.

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Seismic Shift In The Regulatory Tide

Susan Dudley

March 24, 2021

In the two months since he took the oath of office, President Joe Biden has turned the ship of state onto a very different course from his predecessor.

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Dems pass on repealing Trump regulations — for now

Burgess Everett and Marianne Levine

March 17, 2021

Democrats have yet to use the Congressional Review Act to claw back any Trump-era regulations as of mid-March.

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Will the Biden CFPB clamp down on innovation and regulatory sandboxes?

Brian Knight

March 12, 2021

The CFPB has recently supported innovation, both among market participants and among the states, but the Bureau could stymie this work if it isn’t careful.

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Biden Orders Review of Trump Policy Related to Campus Sexual Assaults

Andrew Restuccia

March 8, 2021

President Biden signed an executive order on Monday directing his administration to review policies related to how schools handle allegations of sexual harassment and assault.

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Biden’s Hurdle: Courts Dubious of Rule by Regulation

Jacob M. Schlesinger

March 2, 2021

It’s too soon to know how any suits will ultimately be resolved, but they are a glimpse of a restraint on Mr. Biden’s ambitions, including curbing greenhouse-gas emissions, bolstering worker protection and reducing racial inequality.

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Stronger Protections for Content Will Keep Streaming Pirates At Bay

Zvi Rosen

February 26, 2021

It is now a federal crime to run a pirate streaming service for profit, the same as it has long been a federal crime to publicly perform copyrighted works for profit in a host of other settings.

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Regulatory Reset

Susan Dudley

February 19, 2021

Upon taking office in January, President Joe Biden wasted no time in setting the federal government on a regulatory path very different from his predecessor.

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FDA’s distillery fiasco illustrates why arbitrary regulation is a problem

Oliver Dunford

February 10, 2021

This episode highlights the arbitrariness of modern government regulation, which threatens the entrepreneurial risk-taking required for innovation and production.

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Sen. Warner to unveil bill reining in Section 230, seeking to help users fight back against real-world harm

Tony Romm

February 5, 2021

Sen. Mark R. Warner is set to introduce a bill that could hold Facebook, Google and other tech giants more directly accountable when viral posts and videos result in real-world harm.

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