McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president, Rob Fortson, was recently honored as a Distinguished Leader in the Daily Report’s annual Georgia Legal Awards. Fortson, who is also a partner with McGuireWoods LLP, will be recognized at an awards dinner in June.
In 2006, McGuireWoods Consulting (MWC) formed a coalition of consumer safety advocates to support the Virginia Graeme Baker Pool and Spa Safety Act – legislation in response to a number of entrapment drownings of children and infants caught in the suction of high pressure drains.
McGuireWoods Consulting senior advisor, Frank Donatelli, analyzes the reasons behind Trump’s stagnant approval rating – regardless of the day’s headlines – and how this largely unmoving number may provide insight into Trump’s 2020 campaign.
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.
Coming Week’s Highlights: Hearings on drug pricing, electronic health information and the FY2020 budget resolution
Your weekly North Carolina political news report.
North Carolina legislators reconvened on Monday to kick off a full week of committee presentations and floor votes. House lawmakers held several floor votes this week, including an unanimous vote on HB 283: Conner’s Law, which increases penalties for assaulting law enforcement officers and emergency personnel with the use of a gun or deadly weapon.
This Week: McGuireWoods Consulting senior vice president Greg Guice comments on Internet of Things legislation, Senators raise privacy concerns related to airline in-flight entertainment systems, NHTSA seeks comments on requests for FMVSS exemptions for automated vehicle technology, Energy and Commerce leadership weighs additional funding for FTC privacy and data security enforcement, FCC makes major block of spectrum available for experimental use
Launched in the fall of 2017, Growth4VA is a broad-based bipartisan coalition of business, education, and political leaders and Virginians who believe that higher education is a crucial economic engine for our Commonwealth.
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.