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Drone Law Update, Summer 2017 – Drone Registration Rule Shot Down

The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit recently decided that the Federal Aviation Administration (“FAA”) rule requiring drone registration was invalid. See Taylor v. Huerta, 856 F.3d 1089 (D.C. Cir. 2017) (court noted that FAA lacked statutory authority to issue a rule requiring owners of small unmanned aircraft operated for...
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Malignant Mesothelioma Mortality on the Rise in U.S. 1999-2015

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) now reports that the number of annual malignant mesothelioma deaths increased in the United States between 1999 and 2015 (find the CDC report here). The past projection indicated that the number of mesothelioma deaths was expected to increase to 3,060 annually by 2001 to 2005. Following...
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