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Amazon built an electronic vest to improve worker/robot interactions

Over the course of last year, Amazon began rolling out a new worker safety wearable to 25+ sites. From the looks of it, the Robotic Tech Vest is really more like a pair of suspenders   attached to to an electronic utility belt. The Amazon Robotics-designed product was created to keep workers safe when they need to enter a space in order to fix a robotic system or retrieve fallen items. Built -n sensors alert Amazon’s robotic system’s to the wearer’s presence, and they slow down to avoid coll...
Tags: Amazon, Tech, Robotics, Porter, OSHA, Amazon Robotics, Brad Porter

United States: Do Local Officials In California Have Power To Enforce Unfair Competition And Antitrust Laws Statewide? - Arnold & Porter

From the category of "only in California," the state Supreme Court will soon consider whether California's Unfair Competition Law authorizes each of 58 district attorneys to recover restitution and civil penalties
Tags: News, Supreme Court, California, United States, Arnold, Porter

United States: Status Of Food And Drug Administration Programs And Activities During The Current Government Shutdown - Arnold & Porter

The following chart provides an update (as of January 11, 2019) on the status of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) activities and programs
Tags: News, United States, Porter, Food and Drug Administration FDA, Status Of Food And Drug Administration Programs

European Union: New EU Regulation Amending Rules On Centralised Procedure - Arnold & Porter

Earlier this week, the Commission published a new Regulation amending Regulation 726/2004 that governs the centralised procedure and that sets out the rules
Tags: News, Commission, Porter

United States: Planning One Year After The Tax Cuts And Jobs Act - Arnold & Porter

It has been one year since President Trump signed into law the most significant revision to the Internal Revenue Code since 1986, with the enactment of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA).
Tags: News, United States, Trump, Porter

United States: Update On Proposed IRS Regulations On Qualified Opportunity Zone Tax Incentives - Arnold & Porter

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (Tax Act), enacted in December 2017, offers new tax incentives for taxpayers that invest through special investment vehicles known as "qualified opportunity funds" (QOFs)
Tags: News, United States, Porter

UCLA not shying away from Kris Wilkes despite recent shooting struggles

LOS ANGELES — Murry Bartow knows better than to stifle Kris Wilkes. The UCLA interim head coach has watched a growing number of Wilkes’ shots dribble off the rim lately, but Bartow has still bestowed upon the sophomore the title of “bucket-getter.” “We want him to score, we want him to shoot it a lot, but he’s gotta be efficient in his shots,” Bartow said Wednesday. Although Wilkes has scored in double figures in all 17 of UCLA’s games entering Saturday’s 1 p.m. rivalry game at USC, the sophomor...
Tags: Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, College sports, Oregon State, Usc, Ucla, Bruins, Porter, Kris, Bartow, Beavers, Wilkes, Trojans

Loyal high school seniors are missing out on memories due to LAUSD teachers strike

Amid an era of high school sports when transferring schools is the norm, many local City Section boys basketball players in the middle of their senior season are feeling jilted by the LAUSD teachers’ strike, which has halted all L.A. City Section winter sports since Monday. High school athletes look forward to their senior season for many reasons. For some, it’s the year to accomplish what has never been done before. For others, it’s their first year on a varsity team after playing on the lower ...
Tags: Sports, Sport, Noah, Soccer, Lausd, Chatsworth, Grant, High School Sports, Taft, Porter, San Fernando Valley, El Camino Real, Van Nuys, Sylmar, West Valley League, City Section

UK: MHRA's Updated Guidance On A Hard-Brexit - Arnold & Porter

As a New Year present to us all, on 3 January 2019, the MHRA published updated guidance on the regulation of medicines, medical devices and clinical trials in the event that the UK leaves the EU on 29 March 2019
Tags: UK, News, Eu, Porter, MHRA

United States: DOJ Gets Practical On Corporate Resolutions: Highlights From Rod Rosenstein's November 29th Comments On Individual Accountability - Arnold & Porter

In remarks at the American Conference Institute's FCPA conference on November 29, 2018, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced changes to the DOJ's policy concerning individual accountability for corporate wrongdoing.
Tags: News, United States, Doj, Porter, FCPA, Rod Rosenstein, American Conference Institute, Individual Accountability Arnold

United States: Materiality Will Have To Wait As Granston Dismissal Comes To The Supreme Court - Arnold & Porter

The Granston Memo made an unexpected appearance in the Supreme Court on Friday.
Tags: News, Supreme Court, United States, Porter, Supreme Court Arnold, Granston, Granston Memo

United States: Art School Gets No Early Holiday Break From Ninth Circuit In Rose - Arnold & Porter

The Ninth Circuit last week delivered a mixed bag of an opinion for defendants when it denied rehearing and rehearing en banc of its August decision affirming denial of summary judgment in U.S. ex rel. Rose v. Stephens Institute.
Tags: News, United States, Rose, Porter, Ninth Circuit, Rose Arnold

United States: New York Environmental Legislation In 2018 - Arnold & Porter

In 2018, New York State enacted a Drug Take Back Act in response to environmental and public health concerns about improper disposal of unused drugs.
Tags: News, United States, New York State, Arnold, Porter

USC’s Chuck O’Bannon Jr. out for the season, to seek medical redshirt

LOS ANGELES — USC sophomore guard Chuck O’Bannon Jr., who underwent surgery in November to repair a broken finger, will sit out the remainder of the season and seek a medical redshirt. O’Bannon has not played since appearing for 10 minutes in the Trojans’ season opener and had not yet returned to practice since undergoing the procedure on his left pinky. With about two months left in the season, he estimated it was unlikely he could recover and return to the lineup for any significant length of ...
Tags: Oregon, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, College sports, Las Vegas, Usc, Ucla, DeMar DeRozan, Porter, McDonald, Kevin, Trojans, Enfield

‘Charmed’ Casts Jimmy Tatro and Scott Porter (EXCLUSIVE)

Jimmy Tatro and Scott Porter have been cast in an upcoming episode of the first season of the CW’s “Charmed,” Variety has learned exclusively. Tatro, who is best known for “American Vandal” and a recent stint on the second season of “The Guest Book,” will guest star as a “bad boy” angel named Gideon, while Porter […]
Tags: News, Charmed, Cw, Porter, Gideon, Scott Porter, Jimmy Tatro, Tatro, American Vandal, Charmed Variety

United States: The AKS Kicks Back At Escobar As Another Court Holds AKS Violations Are Inherently Material - Arnold & Porter

After years of procedural wrangling, defendants moved to dismiss.
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United States: Caroling Fadlalla-la-la As Full Docket Is Unsealed Against Government's Urging - Arnold & Porter

In practice, courts are somewhat scattershot in terms of their typical protocols. Some judges will order partial unsealing as a matter of course.
Tags: News, United States, Arnold, Porter, Caroling Fadlalla

United States: Holiday Cheers And Jeers as DOJ Releases FY2018 Official Stats - Arnold & Porter

The second key takeaway is that DOJ was only able to post these mediocre numbers by the skin of its teeth.
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United States: QFC Rules And ISDA 2018 US Resolution Stay Protocol - Arnold & Porter

In the fall of 2017, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency
Tags: News, United States, Porter, QFC

United States: The SEC's Market Abuse Unit Continues To Prioritize Market Structure Enforcement - Arnold & Porter

Since January 2017, the SEC has quietly racked up at least half a dozen major enforcement actions charging a wide range of equity market structure violations.
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Without Porter, USC men’s basketball falls to Oregon

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Paul White and Louis King each scored 19 points as Oregon raced past Southern California 81-60 on Sunday night. Will Richardson had 11 points and Victor Bailey Jr. 10 for the Ducks (10-6, 1-2 Pac-12), the preseason conference favorite, who were coming off an 87-84 overtime loss to UCLA after leading by nine in the final minute. This time Oregon took a more deliberate approach by working the shot clock, crashing the boards and hitting 13 of 24 from 3-point range. The Ducks nev...
Tags: Oregon, Sports, Sport, Soccer, College sports, Seattle, Oregon State, Ducks, King, White, Usc, Ucla, Southern California, Porter, Boatwright, Trojans

USC’s Kevin Porter Jr. suspended one game for conduct issues

Kevin Porter Jr. #4 of the USC Trojans looks on against the Stanford Cardinal in the first half of a NCAA basketball game at Galen Center on the campus of the University of Southern California on Sunday, January 6, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Keith Birmingham, Pasadena Star-News/SCNG) Kevin Porter Jr. (4) returned Thursday for USC but had an uneven night in the Trojans’ loss at Oregon State. (AP Photo/Amanda Loman) Sound The gallery will resume in seconds Kevin Po...
Tags: Oregon, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Miami, College sports, Ncaa, Oregon State, Ducks, Usc, Ucla, University Of Southern California, Porter, Los Angeles California

USC’s Kevin Porter Jr. suspended for conduct issues

USC freshman guard Kevin Porter Jr. was suspended for Sunday’s game at Oregon for unspecified personal conduct issues, the team announced shortly before tip-off. Related Articles Kevin Porter Jr. is back, now USC awaits for potential to be met Bennie Boatwright’s career night not enough for USC in OT loss at Oregon State Former USC safety Bubba Bolden indicates he will transfer to Miami Derryck...
Tags: Oregon, Sports, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Nba, Miami, College sports, Jordan, Oregon State, Ducks, Usc, Ucla, Georgia Tech, Porter, Beavers

Kevin Porter Jr. is back, now USC awaits for potential to be met

The USC basketball team’s first road trip in Pac-12 Conference play has brought back Kevin Porter Jr. After missing nine of the previous 10 games with a bruised thigh, Porter made his anticipated return for the Trojans during Thursday’s 79-74 overtime loss at Oregon State, first stepping onto the floor following the first media timeout nearly six minutes into the game. It took little time for people to notice why the freshman guard is seen as a possible one-and-done prospect and lottery pick com...
Tags: Oregon, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Arizona, Nba, College sports, Oregon State, Usc, Ucla, Thompson, Porter, Kevin, Trojans, Missouri State, Enfield

United States: Antitrust Agencies And The Budget Shutdown: The Lights Are On In Some Corners - Arnold & Porter

Parts of the federal government began to shut down on December 22, 2018, after Congress and President Trump could not agree on a continuing resolution to provide funding.
Tags: News, Congress, United States, Trump, Porter

United States: In Case You Missed It: Banking Agencies Issue Final Rule Implementing US GAAP's Current Expected Credit Losses Methodology And Related Adjustments - Arnold & Porter

In late December 2018, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (collectively, the Agencies)
Tags: News, US, United States, Porter, Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation

Machine Learning for Life’s Mundane Tasks

The latest work from Andrea Ponti, UNO is a smart AGV (Automated Guided Vehicle) robot that harnesses the power of machine learning to execute a variety of tasks so you and me don’t have to! The autonomous system features a modular build that presents endless customization opportunities for employers, individuals, and companies.For example, a secured compartment allows for the delivery of items between short distances while another module equipped with cameras, sirens, and lights transforms it i...
Tags: Design, Technology, Product Design, Porter, UNO, Yanko, Andrea Ponti, Robots/Drones, Ponti, Machine Learning for Life, Uno Porter

Porter's Head: Rapper Porter Ray on His Latest Hip-Hop Opus, 'Eye of the Beholder'

None His talent caught the eye and ears of a kindred spirit, Ishmael Butler of Shabazz Palaces and Digable Planets, who clearly saw much of himself in the young upstart. Indeed, Porter Ray possesses a similarly skewed vision of hip-hop upheld by his far more experienced mentor. But Ray is wise beyond his years, exhibiting a firm sense of self which translates effortlessly in the recording studio. Butler, also an A&R at Sub Pop Records, brought the young rapper onboard at the label in 2015. Ray'...
Tags: Feature, Music, Interview, Toronto, Mountain, Rap, Hip-hop, Middle East, Montreal, Seattle, Shell, Pacific Northwest, Watercolor, Ray, Shabazz, Porter

Lifting the billboard / Une idée à emporter?

THE ORIGINAL? Gold’s Gym fitness Club –  2006 Source : Adeevee Agency : Ogilvy Mumbai (India) LESS ORIGINAL Yellow Pages –   2009 “ “Fitness Club? Find it on YP” Agency : Y&R Tel Aviv (Israël) LESS ORIGINAL Basic-Fit Fitness Club –   2018 “Get fit for summer” Agency : XXS Amsterdam (NL) [Author: Joe La Pompe]
Tags: Fitness, Advertising, Sports, Billboard, Events, Moving, Gym, Lift, Porter, Print & Outdoor, Joe La Pompe, Guerrilla & Ambient, Lever, Lifting, Soulever, Adeevee Agency

Kevin Porter Jr. returns to practice for USC, nearing return

LOS ANGELES — Kevin Porter Jr. returned to practice on Tuesday after missing seven weeks with a bruised thigh, a potential boost for a USC basketball team that has started 2-0 in Pac-12 play for the first time in nine seasons. Porter will travel with the team Wednesday when the Trojans leave to face the Oregon schools, and he hopes to play as soon as Thursday at Oregon State in the first game of the two-game trip. Outside the locker room at the Galen Center after practice ended Tuesday afternoon...
Tags: Oregon, Sports, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Sport, Soccer, Nba, College sports, Ncaa, Jordan, Nevada, Oklahoma, Kansas City, Seattle, Oregon State, Usc