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Real Fixes for Workplace Bias

Real Fixes for Workplace Bias | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
To ensure that women get a fair shot at work, focus on how companies hire, evaluate and promote
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Lord Turner: peer-to-peer crash will make 'bankers look like lending geniuses'

Lord Turner: peer-to-peer crash will make 'bankers look like lending geniuses' | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it

Ex-regulator Lord Adair Turner predicted big losses in peer-to-peer lending,
as the fledgling industry reacts with anger

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Disaster in the making, as the ex-regulator points out, peer-to-peer lending will likely attract more regulatory scrutiny. Before or after the crash, this is the question..... 

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Why isn't business lobbying Congress about climate change? - GreenBiz

Why isn't business lobbying Congress about climate change? - GreenBiz | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Even as more companies work to reduce emissions and use renewables, they haven't demanded action in Washington.
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Shifting priorities - When will the long term issues hit the corporate lobbying agenda?

In the age of millennials,  it will be ever more important to have a consistent company policy on a sustainable business, sustainable practices and demonstrating sustainable regulation orientation. Businesses will benefit from being more vocal about it, including to the politicians. 

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2016 Public Policy Guide from the Arizona Technology Council Provides ... - Business Wire (press release)

2016 Public Policy Guide from the Arizona Technology Council Provides ... - Business Wire (press release) | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
The Arizona Technology Council and its Public Policy Committee today announced the publication of its “2016 Public Policy Guide.” The posi
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40 per cent of FTSE 100 companies have no public affairs director - PR Week

40 per cent of FTSE 100 companies have no public affairs director - PR Week | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
40 per cent of FTSE 100 companies have no public affairs director. From PR Week
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How can we, how should we, regulate hobby drones? - Los Angeles Times

Not too long ago, unmanned aircraft systems — better known as drones — were seen primarily as a tool the military used to spy on bad guys in combat zones and, in some cases, to bomb them, preferably without civilian casualties.
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BP, EDF and Procter & Gamble face pressure over climate change lobbying - The Guardian

BP, EDF and Procter & Gamble face pressure over climate change lobbying - The Guardian | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Investors have written to corporate members of influential EU trade lobby groups accused of undermining action on climate change
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Hillsborough County taxi regulators propose legislation to regulate Uber, Lyft - Tampabay.com (blog)

Hillsborough County taxi regulators propose legislation to regulate Uber, Lyft - Tampabay.com (blog) | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
TAMPA — Hillsborough County regulators are asking local legislators to support a potential bill that would legalize rideshare companies like Uber and Lyft — but on its terms, not the rideshare companies' terms.
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Principles-Based Regulation and Compliance: A Framework for Sustainable ... - Huffington Post

Principles-Based Regulation and Compliance: A Framework for Sustainable ... - Huffington Post | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Over the last decade, in unprecedented terms, the dramatic escalation and expansion of risk has complicated the global business environment.
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Stagnation, fines and regulation leave European banks struggling - Financial Times

Stagnation, fines and regulation leave European banks struggling - Financial Times | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Are European banks in terminal decline? The global status of the continent’s banking sector has been steadily weakening for years.
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Coin Center Issues a Flexible Template for Bitcoin Regulation - Bitcoin Magazine

Coin Center Issues a Flexible Template for Bitcoin Regulation - Bitcoin Magazine | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Last week, lead Bitcoin developer Gavin Andresen and other Bitcoin Core developers joined the recently established MIT Digital Currency Initiative. This wa...

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Uber to kick off NJ tour opposing legislation to regulate it - NJ.com

Uber plans to tour New Jersey to lobby against legislation to regulate it
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Bitcoin regulation is not an easy dice to roll

Bitcoin regulation is not an easy dice to roll | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Bitcoin regulation BitLicense to come out by May-end; Digital currency industry is worried about over-regulation; Current draft chokes innovations
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Global regulators may propose rules for fintech - FSB's Carney

Global regulators may propose rules for fintech - FSB's Carney | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it

By Huw Jones LONDON, Feb 27 (Reuters) - Global regulators may propose rules to prevent "fintech" innovations from destabilising the broader financial system,...

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G20's Financial Stability Board is getting ready to assess the systemic implications of fintech innovations.
It marks the first time that regulators at the global level have begun scrutinising fintech, a sector that includes blockchain, the distributed ledger technology underpinning bitcoin that proponents say could radically change payments systems.

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Health data from wearable devices could be restricted under new EU regulation - Telegraph.co.uk

Health data from wearable devices could be restricted under new EU regulation - Telegraph.co.uk | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Law firm Osborne Clarke has called on regulators to rethink the implication of the future European General Data Protection Regulation on health information
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Is the forthcoming EU regulation on data protection too restrictive to benefit from new technologies' potential? Governments should embrace the opportunity to build regulation with the future in mind, not the past.

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OECD Advises Members That Effective Regulation Can Create Economic Growth - EconomyWatch.com

OECD Advises Members That Effective Regulation Can Create Economic Growth - EconomyWatch.com | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) recently released its Regulatory Policy Outlook 2015. Part of its findings related to the effect of effective regulation on economic growth.
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 "Governments trying to shake off anemic growth must address shortcomings in regulation" OECD says

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Poll: Most Americans Support FDA Regulation Of E-Cigarettes - NPR

Poll: Most Americans Support FDA Regulation Of E-Cigarettes - NPR | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
An NPR poll found that a majority of people favor regulation of e-cigarette. Support rose with education. Nearly two-thirds of people with college or graduate degrees supported regulation.
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European Banking Federation Recommends Bitcoin Regulation - CoinDesk

European Banking Federation Recommends Bitcoin Regulation - CoinDesk | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
A major European banking trade group has called for governments and businesses to develop regulatory solutions for cryptocurrencies.
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New court docs: Maker of Tylenol had plan to block tougher regulation - Philly.com

New court docs: Maker of Tylenol had plan to block tougher regulation - Philly.com | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Recently filed court documents show the makers of Tylenol planned to enlist the White House and lawmakers to block the Food and Drug Administration from imposing tough new safety restrictions on acetaminophen, the iconic painkiller's chief...
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Public Policy Evaluation in the Face of Strong Prior Beliefs: The Case of ... - Cato Institute

Public Policy Evaluation in the Face of Strong Prior Beliefs: The Case of ... - Cato Institute | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
Dispassionate public policy evaluation is crucial in contexts characterized by strong prior beliefs about the merits of the policy and/or its targeted outcome.
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Why public affairs does not equal lobbying | European Public Affairs

Why public affairs does not equal lobbying | European Public Affairs | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
According to Public Affairs Council President Doug Pinkham, “public affairs is the most important function that nobody understands”.

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Alda Telles's curator insight, January 27, 2014 12:45 PM

The broad concept of lobbying, according to the European Transparency Register, is that anyone aiming to influence policy is considered a lobbyist (though the register does not use this very term), hence this can and does include NGOs, religious entities, diplomats, local governments and academics alike.

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Despite Regulations, Drones Are Taking To The Skies

Despite Regulations, Drones Are Taking To The Skies | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
From package delivery to crop monitoring, drones have the ability to add value to a wide range of commercial services. However, outdated FAA regulations make it difficult for companies to fly drones in the United States.
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Most shoppers happy to share location data with retailers, but want more regulation on how it is used

Most shoppers happy to share location data with retailers, but want more regulation on how it is used | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
“The majority of shoppers (74%) are happy to share their location data with third parties such as retailers, but almost all of them (72%) fear that companies are not taking adequate steps to ensure the responsible use of the data – and regulations...”
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Canada First Country To Require For Every New Regulation, One Of Equal Burden Being Removed - Western Journalism

Canada First Country To Require For Every New Regulation, One Of Equal Burden Being Removed - Western Journalism | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
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Well done Canada!   By reducing the overall compliance cost to business government can significantly contribute to economic recovery and growth. 

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'Smaller and simpler' mantra rings through banking boardrooms - Reuters

'Smaller and simpler' mantra rings through banking boardrooms - Reuters | Regulation  at  www.stratgovaffairs.com | Scoop.it
LONDON (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank's expected move to sell much of its retail banking business will see it join a growing list of banks choosing to shrink and simplify to survive.The benefits of size and...
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