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The Truth About Torts: Regulatory Preemption at the Consumer Product Safety Commission

The Truth About Torts: Regulatory Preemption at the Consumer Product Safety Commission, CPR White Paper 807.

Type: Reports (Nov. 5, 2008)
PDF: The Truth About Torts: Regulatory Preemption at the Consumer Product Safety Commission White Paper 807.
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Author(s): Bill Funk, Thomas McGarity, Nina Mendelson, Sidney Shapiro, David Vladeck, Matt Shudtz
Tags: torts Consumer Protection
Categories: Consumer Protection Consumer Protection Regulatory Policy Regulatory Policy

Thomas McGarity's Testimony on preemption of state tort laws in cases involving medical devices, before the Senate HELP Committee

Thomas McGarity's August 4, 2009, testimony on preemption of state tort laws in cases involving medical devices, before the Senate HELP Committee

Type: Legislative Testimony (Aug. 4, 2009)
PDF: Thomas McGarity's August 4, 2009 Testimony on preemption of state tort laws in cases involving medical devices, before the Senate HELP Committee. Read the news release.
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Author(s): Thomas McGarity
Tags: torts
Categories: Consumer Protection Consumer Protection Regulatory Policy Regulatory Policy

Twelve Crucial Health, Safety, and Environmental Regulations: Will the Obama Administration Finish in Time?

Twelve Crucial Health, Safety, and Environmental Regulations: Will the Obama Administration Finish in Time?, CPR White Paper 1106

Type: Reports (April 19, 2011)
PDF: Twelve Crucial Health, Safety, and Environmental Regulations: Will the Obama Administration Finish in Time?, CPR White Paper 1106
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Author(s): Amy Sinden, Rena Steinzor, Matt Shudtz, James Goodwin, Yee Huang
Tags: regulatory agenda
Categories: Regulatory Policy Regulatory Policy Consumer Protection Consumer Protection Energy & Environment Energy & Environment Workers' Rights Workers' Rights

Verchick And Goodwin Letter to Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management re OIRA

Letter from Robert Verchick and James Goodwin to Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Management re the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs

Type: Legislative Testimony (July 15, 2015)
PDF: Robert Verchick and James Goodwin letter to Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Regulatory Affairs and Federal Managementre the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs, July 15, 2015.
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Author(s): Robert Verchick, James Goodwin
Tags: OIRA regulatory review
Categories: Consumer Protection Consumer Protection Regulatory Policy Regulatory Policy

Webinar: Achieving Social Justice Through Better Regulation

Following up on CPR's June 2019 Regulation as Social Justice Conference, and the subsequent report on it, on December 11, 2019, Anne Rolfes of the Louisiana Bucket Brigade and CPR's Amy Sinden and James Goodwin discussed the future of regulation, and how it can do a better job of serving the interests of the political dispossessed.

Type: Webinars (Dec. 11, 2019)
Author(s): Amy Sinden, James Goodwin
Tags: regulation social justice webinar
Categories: Consumer Protection Consumer Protection Energy & Environment Energy & Environment Regulatory Policy Regulatory Policy Workers' Rights Workers' Rights

Deconstructing Regulatory Science

Writing for The Regulatory Review, Rena Steinzor and Wendy Wagner observe that "The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt recently opened another front in his battle to redirect the agency away from its mission to protect human health and the environment. This time, he cobbled together a proposed rule that would drastically change how science is considered during the regulatory process."

Type: Op-Eds (June 19, 2018)
Author(s): Wendy Wagner, Rena Steinzor
Tags: EPA regulatory policy clean science
Categories: Consumer Protection Consumer Protection Energy & Environment Energy & Environment Regulatory Policy Regulatory Policy