Last week, House and Senate lawmakers introduced the Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Improvement Act. The bill asks the Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) to create security standards for IoT devices bought by the federal government, in order to make them less vulnerable to hackers.
Throughout the country, many states are moving to legalize cannabis for medical or recreational use. McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Randal Meyer, explores how businesses, investors and communities can take advantage of this growing industry in a Mar. 12 article for Area Development.
Michele Satterlund has been selected to receive a Law360 Distinguished Legal Writing Award.
For the seventh year in a row, McGuireWoods Consulting senior advisor, Jim Dyke, has been recognized by Virginia Business Magazine as one of the “50 Most Influential Virginians.” Dyke has been named as an influential Virginian since the inaugural list in 2013.
In a Feb. 28 article for Healthcare Finance, McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Stephanie Kennan, commented on current Medicare trends.
This Week: Privacy remains at forefront of federal and state policy debates, Senate Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee examines competition and concentration, Democrats unveil net neutrality legislation
This interview is part of a series on “Women in Public Affairs to Know,” by the McGuireWoods Consulting Women in Public Affairs initiative. To learn more about the initiative or recommend a woman for a future interview, please visit our website.
Your weekly North Carolina political news report.
Coming Week’s Highlights: House and Senate hold hearings on drug prices, Senate Committee to discuss preventable diseases and the debate on vaccinations.
Back to back committee meetings and busy agendas have been the trend for North Carolina legislators this session. This week was no exception. The House passed a bill proposing a constitutional amendment restricting eminent domain while Senate Education committee members heard presentations by both the State Board of Education and the State Superintendent.
An overview of the upcoming week in Congress from the McGuireWoods Consulting Federal Public Affairs Team.
Learn where in the United States natural gas pipeline projects have been completed, have been approved, are under construction and announced or applied for.