Jun 182021
 
 June 18, 2021  Posted by  Featured News, Misc

Mikael Thalen reports: Power companies in Texas are remotely raising temperatures inside of some customers’ homes amid the state’s ongoing energy shortage. Houston resident Brandon English, whose home has an internet-connected smart thermostat installed, was shocked to learn of the practice after his wife and infant daughter “woke up sweating.” [Read More…]

Jun 182021
 
 June 18, 2021  Posted by  Business, Laws, U.S.

Liisa Thomas, Kari Rollins, and Julia Kadish of Sheppard Mullin write: New York City recently enacted a biometric ordinance that is set to come into effect July 9, 2021. With this ordinance, NYC joins other cities (like Portland) in regulating the use of biometric information. The ordinance may impact retailers, restaurants, and entertainment venues [Read More…]

Jun 172021
 
 June 17, 2021  Posted by  Court, U.S.

Tim Cushing always manages to find interesting cases to report on.  Here’s another one: It’s now been eight years since Indiana law enforcement seized Tyson Timbs’ Land Rover following his arrest for distributing drugs. In eight years, this case has made multiple visits to the state trial court, the state [Read More…]