Regulations en US Again Delays Decision on Keystone Pipeline Project <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Eight federal agencies would be given "more time" for the submission of their views on the Keystone pipeline, a U.S. State Department statement said.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Environment Public Policy Regulations Supply Chain News Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:33:00 +0000 116791 at Obama Launches Measures to Boost US Solar Energy Production <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The White House launched a program to encourage federal agencies, military installations, and publicly-subsidized buildings in the Washington area to install more solar panels</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Energy Environment Public Policy Regulations News Thu, 17 Apr 2014 22:29:00 +0000 116731 at HP to Pay $108 Million to Settle Bribery Probes <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The company‘s subsidiary in Russia paid more than $2 million through agents and various shell companies to a Russian government official to retain a multimillion dollar contract with the federal prosecutor's office.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulations News Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:49:00 +0000 116071 at New EU Rules Curtail State Support for Renewable Energy, Shield Energy-Intensive Industries <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Joaquin Almunia, the EU's competition commissioner, said the new rules were designed to end "illegal" subsidies which had created market "distortions" and led to high prices that have harmed European industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Competitiveness Energy Management Energy Regulations News Wed, 09 Apr 2014 22:07:00 +0000 116061 at green energy Drugmaker Takeda to Fight $6 Billion US Fine <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The company said it ‘respectfully disagrees’ with the judgment awarded in Louisiana on Monday, which also ordered the firm's co-defendant, drugs firm Eli Lilly, to pay $3.0 billion in damages.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Safety Regulations News Tue, 08 Apr 2014 13:10:00 +0000 115861 at California Begins Regulations on Manufacturing Lifecycle of Products <div class="field-byline"> Maureen Gorsen, partner, Alston &amp; Bird </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>On March 13, 2014, California's Department of Toxic Substances Control announced its first set of Initial Proposed Priority Products as part of the Safer Consumer Products regulations. Manufacturers, distributors and retailers of these products could face disclosure of confidential business information, a duty to reformulate a product, possible loss of market share and perhaps a ban on the sale of a product in California.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Influencer </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Environment Regulations Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:06:00 +0000 115731 at Novartis' Top Japan Executives Quit over Cancer Drug Scandal <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Japanese unit hid serious potential side effects of leukemia treatments from regulators.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Safety Regulations News Thu, 03 Apr 2014 12:38:00 +0000 115551 at Manufacturing in Golden State Summit Shows How to Make California Thrive <div class="node-body blog-body"><div></div><p>On March 19th, over 100 business leaders met for the "Manufacturing in the Golden State - Making California Thrive" economic summit. The purpose of the summit was to discuss how our national trade policies and tax policies are harming California manufacturers and what policies should be changed to help them grow and thrive.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/inside-california-manufacturing">Inside California Manufacturing</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Competitiveness Regulations Trade Global Economy Inside California Manufacturing Wed, 26 Mar 2014 14:45:00 +0000 114711 at EC Stages Anti-Trust Raids in Auto Exhaust Plants <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The European Commission conducts surprise inspections at car exhaust system plants in several member states suspected of anti-competitive practices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Regulations Global Economy News Tue, 25 Mar 2014 21:26:00 +0000 114671 at US to Release 5 Million Barrels from Strategic Petroleum Reserve <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Energy Department says decision was a long-planned test to assess system's capabilities. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Legislation Regulations News Wed, 12 Mar 2014 23:39:00 +0000 113581 at