, National Review
Don’t ‘Reclassify’ Contractors as Employees
C. Jarrett Dieterle

“Is this worker an employee, or just a contractor?”

It’s a seemingly simple question, but it has stark ramifications under American labor law — and some claim that the so-called gig economy is…

5G: National Security Concerns, Intellectual Property Issues, and the Impact on Competition and Innovation Submitted Statement of Charles Duan
Charles Duan

Chairman Graham, Ranking Member Feinstein, and Members of the Committee:

Thank you for holding this hearing on 5G, national security, intellectual property, and the impact on competition and…

, The Washington Examiner
Sooner or later, Americans will get fed up with the Jones Act
William Murray

The maritime industry may not like being compared to the Sicilian Mafia, but there is an element of truth to this analogy when considering the quick about-face President Trump made recently on the…

Reviewed Work: “A Randomized Trial of E-Cigarettes versus Nicotine-Replacement Therapy”
Carrie Wade

Peter Hajek et al.

by: Carrie Wade

both Public Health England and the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering
and Medicine acknowledge that completely switching from…

Jim Baker: Going Dark
Media Coverage

From The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg:

Jim Baker ran the Office of Intelligence Policy and Review at the Justice Department both before and after 9/11 – the office responsible for handling…

Free-market spectrum policy and the C Band
Media Coverage

From The Technology Liberation Front:

As Joe Kane explained in a white paper, the FCC and telecom companies are exploring various ways of accomplishing that.

Prof. Dan Lyons and Roslyn…

, Gizmodo
New Legislation Would Help National Committees Improve Candidates’ Cybersecurity
Media Coverage

From Gizmodo:

“Right now, no one is providing substantive cybersecurity help to campaigns and campaign finance restrictions reduce the incentive for campaigns to seek help,” said Paul…

, Senator Ron Wyden
Wyden Introduces Bill to Protect Campaigns, State Parties From Foreign Hackers
Media Coverage

From Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR):

Paul Rosenzweig, Senior Fellow, R Street Institute: “This bill is just good common sense.  Right now, no one is providing substantive cybersecurity help…

, Quartz India
India has over 100 million adult smokers, yet it wants a safer alternative banned
Carrie Wade

One would think that in a country with 100 million adult smokers, health officials would do anything to prevent the consumption of cigarettes.

Yet, India is pushing for bans and regulations…

, Intellectual Takeout
California Makes Housing Scarcer
Media Coverage

From Intellectual Takeout:

Hostility towards landlords results in many dwellings being left vacant rather than housing a needy tenant. Would-be landlords won’t rent out, for fear that they…