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Dear FAA DOT, TSA, DHS And DOJ . . .

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It’s out of hand! Rarely does a day go by without a report of a problem on an airplane. Principally driven by a combination of the mask mandate and alcohol, flight attendants are, as the first line of defense, being...more

Jones Day

Speeding Toward an Infrastructure Bill: Analyzing the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act

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The Road Toward Better Infrastructure - On August 1, 2021, the Senate proposed the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act, a $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill including $550 billion in new spending to improve the country's...more

McGuireWoods Consulting

NC Politics in the News - August 2021

Agriculture - THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER: NC town calls itself a 'Bee City' but HOA says backyard hives must go - Dawn Reid lives in a designated Bee City — where the mayor himself is a beekeeper — but a recent conflict...more

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Cruisin' for a Bluesin': Timeless Titans Tangle Over Smart-Car Technology Brands

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Two titans of the American automotive industry are locking horns over branding for automated driving technologies, underscoring the importance of brand clearance before marketing and selling a new product or technology. GM...more

Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

Senate Infrastructure Bill Draft Text Circulated Ahead of Vote

On Wednesday, July 28, the group of senators working on bipartisan infrastructure legislation announced they had reached agreement on a $1.2 trillion package containing funding for roads, bridges, broadband and public...more

McGuireWoods Consulting

Senate Advances Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal

On Wednesday, July 28, a bipartisan group of Senators, along with the White House, announced an infrastructure agreement. That evening, the Senate then voted to invoke cloture on the motion to proceed with consideration of...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

COVID-19 Fears Prompt State Department ‘Do Not Travel’ Advisory For UK, Other Restrictions Continue

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The State Department, in coordination with the CDC, raised its Travel Advisory for the United Kingdom to “Do Not Travel” because of COVID-19 (Level IV). Coincidentally, the Department’s move came on the same day Prime...more

Foley Hoag LLP - Energy and Cleantech Counsel

D.C. Circuit 2019 RVO Decision is a Mixed Bag for Biofuels

The biofuels industry has had a challenging season in the courts. Several weeks ago, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned a decision by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit that had limited EPA’s ability to grant...more

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The Road Ahead: Examining the Outlook of Regulation for Self-driving Cars

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The market for fully autonomous vehicles is experiencing rapid growth. The global market size of self-driving cars and trucks is expected to grow from 670,000 units in 2020 to 4.223 million units in 2030 at a Compounded...more

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

EU Commission Breaks New Ground by Fining German Carmakers for Participation in a Cartel Restricting Technical Development

The European Commission (EC) issued a EUR 875 million (USD 1.05 billion) cartel fine against German carmakers, namely BMW, Audi, Porsche, and Volkswagen (the latter three are all part of the Volkswagen Group). Daimler was...more

Jackson Lewis P.C.

U.S.-Canadian Border To Open In August With Certain Restrictions

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The hoped-for opening of the U.S.-Canadian border is set to begin in August. Canada plans to open its land borders to fully vaccinated U.S. citizens and U.S. permanent residents for non-essential travel at 12:01 a.m. on...more

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FTC Announces Heightened Scrutiny Of Repair Restrictions In Wake Of President Biden’s Competition Executive Order

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Following hard on the heels of President Biden’s July 9, 2021 “Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy,” which directed federal agencies to exercise their authority to promote competition and curtail...more

McGuireWoods Consulting

NC Politics in the News - July 2021 #4

Economic Development - DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE: Glen Raven selects Warren County for major expansion - Glen Raven, Inc., a leading provider of innovative performance textiles with widely recognized brands including...more

Michigan Auto Law

What injury information must be in an application form for Michigan Car Insurance Benefits

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Court rules that a car accident victim’s Michigan insurance application must describe the nature of the injury, which may include symptoms traceable to an injury - Every person injured in a car accident in Michigan who will...more

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States Adopt Changes To Warranty Reimbursement Laws In First Half of 2021

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State legislatures were busy in the first half of 2021, with no fewer than six (and likely seven) states adopting changes to statutory obligations imposed on manufacturers with respect to reimbursing dealers for performing...more

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Judge Promises to Render Prompt Decision as Massachusetts Right to Repair Trial Concludes

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A Boston federal court heard the final round of closing arguments on Wednesday, July 21 in Alliance for Automotive Innovation v. Healy, a lawsuit challenging recent amendments to the Massachusetts Right to Repair Law (the...more

Vinson & Elkins LLP

DHS Pipes Up Again: Issues Second Directive On Pipeline Security

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On July 20, 2021, the Department of Homeland Security’s Transportation Security Administration (“TSA”) announced the issuance of a second Security Directive regarding further enhancements to pipeline cybersecurity (the “July...more

Hanson Bridgett LLP

A Draft Technical Advisory Offers Guidance on Streamlining CEQA Review for Sustainable Transportation

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The Office of Planning and Research (OPR) released a draft technical advisory earlier this month that outlines new and existing provisions of the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) that can streamline the...more

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Revisiting Shipper/Carrier Liability to Third Parties for Injury Caused by Allegedly Improperly Loaded Freight

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The possibility of a shipper being found liable to a third party who is injured by allegedly improperly loaded freight is an evolving one. Historically, the onus of responsibility, and liability, for loading freight has been...more

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Online Travel Update: Vrbo gets creative when facing vacation rentals shortages; Booking.com creates fintech business to enhance...

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This week’s Update features details on two recently filed lawsuits — one by American Airlines against Sabre and the other against Southwest Airlines by airfare discounter, Skiplagged. Enjoy....more

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Automotive & Mobility – Q2 2021

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Welcome to the 28th edition of our newsletter on developments in the automotive industry published by Morgan Lewis’s automotive and mobility team with contributions from lawyers in our offices around the globe. We counsel our...more

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Aircraft registration and Article 83bis of the Chicago Convention: a practical overview

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With the recent conclusion of an Article 83bis agreement between Ireland and the Republic of Kazakhstan1 , it is timely to explore briefly the history and usefulness of these arrangements and their growing use in...more

McGuireWoods Consulting

NC Politics in the News - July 2021 #3

Agriculture - THE NEWS AND OBSERVER: North Carolina farmer conducts 'big experiment' on 30 acres - A former electrical engineer is slowly transforming 30 acres of former vineyards into a sustainable fruit and vegetable...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Tickets Please! Opportunities for Decarbonising the Transport Sector for Infrastructure Investors

The UK Government launched its Transport Decarbonisation Plan - A Better, Greener Britain on 14 July 2021. This 220 page report details the UK Government’s bold ambitions for...more

Vinson & Elkins LLP

Labor, Defense, And Rail Services Among Top Competition Concerns Targeted In President Biden’s Executive Order

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As has been well-publicized, on July 9, 2021, President Biden issued an “Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy” (the “EO” or “Order”).1 As the preamble articulates, the EO’s focus is to “promote the...more

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