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States Fight Back Against ARP’s Tax Cut Ban

States Fight Back Against ARP’s Tax Cut Ban

The “tax cut ban” introduced in the American Rescue Plan Act — which requires that states that accept federal funds through ARPA must not reduce their own taxes — has been challenged by a number of states in several jurisdictions. “This provision violates very basic...

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Fifth Circuit Hears Arguments In Bump Stock Ban Case

Fifth Circuit Hears Arguments In Bump Stock Ban Case

...In no time flat, there were proposals and bills banning the devices, proposals that sometimes went well beyond just bump stocks. President Trump eventually decided to ban them via executive order, thus negating any push for federal regulations. However, some still...

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Second Circuit Declines to Strike Down No-Deny Provision of Executive’s SEC Consent Agreement

Blog: New Challenge to Nasdaq Board Diversity Rule

A new petition has been filed challenging the Nasdaq board diversity rule (see this PubCo post). The National Center for Public Policy Research filed the petition on Tuesday with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, but asked the court to transfer the...

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