Regulatory Rumblings Archive

September 2015

Hillary Clinton’s Proposals on Prescription Drug Advertising are Wrong and Misguided

Posted: Sep 22, 2015 3:30pm ET

Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton today proposed a comprehensive approach to address the cost of prescription drug products. While we take no position on the areas of the plan that do not impact advertising, her calls for new restrictions on direct-to-consumer (DTC) prescription drug advertising and limits on the tax deductibility of this advertising are misguided and unconstitutional.


Success in Springfield

Posted: Sep 16, 2015 10:00am ET

It appears that advertisers have dodged a bullet. A very dangerous Illinois data breach bill has been left to die for now by the state legislature.


ICANN 54 – Onward to Dublin

Posted: Sep 11, 2015 9:45am ET

As was reported here earlier in June, two workstreams were moving to complete the transition proposal for the IANA (technical) functions of ICANN, the ICG (“IANA Stewardship Transition Coordination Group) and the Cross Community Working Group on Enhancing ICANN Accountability (CCWG-Accountability).