Jan 092009
 
New Consumer Product Safety Testing Law Set To Destroy Home Crafts Industry

The new Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) set to go into effect February 10, 2009 will require all products for children to be tested for lead and other toxins.  Protecting children from toxins is a noble cause, but this law is poorly written.  It requires that manufacturers submit every model of their products for toxicity [...]

Oct 222007
 

The Register reports that UK authorities arrested the owner of the TV-links web site, not because the site contained unauthorized copyrighted material, but because it contained links to unauthorized copyrighted material stored elsewhere on the internet. This case is worrisome because it heads down the slippery slope of guilt by association. If the UK authorities [...]