Regulatory Rumblings Archive

June 2015


The Ambiguous Future of Highway Funding

Posted: Jun 29, 2015 1:30pm ET

“Dead End, No Turn Around, Danger Ahead,” was the title of the United States’ Senate Finance Committee hearing emphasizing the severe state of transportation infrastructure around the country and the situation of a budget shortfall in the Highway Trust Fund on the horizon.

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San Francisco Beverage Ad Warning Labels: Unhelpful and Unconstitutional

Posted: Jun 25, 2015 11:30am ET

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors recently approved an ordinance that would require health labels on advertisements for certain beverages – sodas, sports drinks, energy drinks, and iced teas – that contain more than 25 calories from sweeteners per 12 ounces.

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ICANN 53 – What to Expect in Buenos Aires

Posted: Jun 18, 2015 9:30am ET

The next global ICANN meeting starts this weekend in Buenos Aires, an event important to brand owners and advertisers.

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Dear Colleague Letter Shows Immense Support for Protecting Advertising

Posted: Jun 10, 2015 11:30am ET

Yesterday, Representatives Kevin Yoder (R-KS) and Eliot Engel (D-NY) sent a Dear Colleague letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) in support of protecting the current tax deductibility of advertising.

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The “New ICANN”

Posted: Jun 4, 2015 2:30pm ET

With the announced resignation of ICANN CEO Fadi Chehadé on May 21, 2015, effective next March, ICANN is truly entering a chaotic period.

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