Tag: immunity

Business Law & Regulations, Workplace Safety & Health

South Carolina Governor Signs COVID-19 Liability Immunity Act Into Law

May 5, 2021

Via: National Law Review

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster has signed the “South Carolina COVID-19 Liability Immunity Act” into law, providing legal immunity to certain businesses that reasonably adhere to public health guidance in effect at the time an applicable COVID-19-related claim arises. Entities […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Trump cites failure to roll back tech company immunity in vetoing defense budget

December 24, 2020

Via: Jurist

President Trump followed through on threats to veto the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) on Wednesday, complaining that it “fails to make any meaningful changes to Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, despite bipartisan calls for repealing that provision.” […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Supreme Court hears arguments in government corporation immunity and statutory interpretation cases

January 15, 2019

Via: Jurist

The US Supreme Court heard arguments in two cases on Monday: Thacker v. Tennessee Valley Authority and Rimini Street Inc. v. Oracle USA Inc. First of the day, Thacker v. Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) tests the ability for government entities […]