Tag Archives: Regulation

Regulation or “Don’t Let a Good Crisis Go to Waste” [LIVE COVID-19 & the Law]

Regulation or “Don’t Let a Good Crisis Go to Waste” [LIVE COVID-19 & the Law]

During the COVID-19 crisis, government has assumed new powers that no one would claim it has except in an emergency. Will government cease exercising all these powers when the emergency passes? Historically government has almost always increased its power during crisis and then kept some of that power afterward. Will …

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AI, Research and Regulation | CogX 2020

AI, Research and Regulation | CogX 2020

AI, Research and Regulation Helen Margetts – Professor of Society & the Internet, University of Oxford and Public Policy Programme Director, Alan Turing Institute – Alan Turing Institute Simon McDougall – Executive Director, Technology Policy and Innovation – ICO Stefan Hunt – Chief Data and Technology Insights Officer – Competition …

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EPA Loosens Rule On Toxic Mercury Emissions As Pandemic Rages

EPA Loosens Rule On Toxic Mercury Emissions As Pandemic Rages

The Environmental Protection Agency on Thursday finalized its proposal to loosen rules on oil- and coal-fired power plants’ emissions of mercury and other toxic pollutants in its latest rollback of public health protections during the coronavirus pandemic.  The proposed change to the Mercury and Air Toxics Standards (MATS) does not …

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