Friday, August 29, 2014

FS WI law & policy review - week of August 18th (part 5)

Recent news and comment on law and policy:

Administrative Law & Regulation

HIPAA Compliance Is More Important Than Ever for Business Associates of Health Care Entities, by Melita Mullen, Corneille Law Group LLC, Madison

Corporations, Securities & Antitrust

Market for investment in water technologies, by Geoffrey R. Morgan, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP, Milwaukee, American Water Works Association Journal

Environmental Law & Property Rights

Utility Air Regulatory Group v. Environmental Protection Agency, Post-Decision SCOTUScast, featuring Robert Gasaway, Partner, Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Federalism & Separation of Powers

The Rick Perry Indictment Is Beyond Laughable, by Rick Esenberg, Right Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Introducing “Article V 2.0”: The Compact for a Balanced Budget, by Nick Dranias, Director, Center for Constitutional Government, Goldwater Institute, Engage: The Journal of the Federalist Society Practice Groups

Intellectual Property

The Pre-Internet Downloading Controversy: The Evolution of Use Rights for Digital Intellectual and Cultural Works, by Kristin R. Eschenfelder, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Anuj C. Desai, University of Wisconsin Law School, and Greg Downey, University of Wisconsin - Madison - School of Journalism & Mass Communication, The Information Society 27: 69-91 (2011), Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1277, Social Science Research Network

Labor & Employment Law

Duty to Accommodate Pre-Existing Conditions of an Employee? by Dean R. Dietrich, The Blue Ink, Ruder Ware L.L.S.C.. Wausau

Litigation

Abraham & White on Prosser, by Christopher J. Robinette, TortsProf Blog

Professional Responsibility & Legal Education

Ethics Expert: Resolving Ethical Dilemmas is a Practiced Skill, by Joe Forward, WisBar News

64th Annual Meeting of the 7th Circuit Bar Association and the Judicial Conference of the Seventh Circuit, May 3-5, 2014, Milwaukee