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Tag: regulation
Keeping Government out of the Kitchen

In a case involving two Dutch cheese makers, the European Court of Justice ruled that the “taste” of a food can’t be copyrighted.

Soros and Facebook battle it out in public

This year at Davos George Soros made his opinion of Facebook pretty clear. In January The Guardian reported that according to Mr. Soros; “Facebook and Google have become “obstacles to innovation” and are a “menace” to society whose “days...

Food Sellers on Social Media a Tasty Treat for Regulators

People selling food via social media are going to find out what food truck owners already know. When you combine a new business model that competes against an established market with regulators that regulate first and investigate later, making good...

GM proposes electric car mandate

This is a key issue that is lost on a significant number of Americans. Business and government aren’t opposing forces. It’s not business versus regulators. More often than not it is businesses working WITH regulators. It is to the...