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  • NAM Unveils Campaign to Expose Activist Litigation Against American Manufacturers

    13 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action (MCLA) announced today the launch of the Manufacturers’ Accountability Project (MAP), a campaign to set the record straight and highlight the concerted, coordinated efforts made by trial lawyers, public officials, deep-pocketed foundations and other activists who have sought to undermine and weaken manufacturing in the United States.

  • ICYMI: The NAM Raises Concern Over Trend of Activist Lawsuits Against Manufacturers

    01 November 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) declared in today’s Investor’s Business Daily that trial lawyers are “waging a reckless assault against manufacturers” in pursuing politically-motivated lawsuits.

  • Manufacturers’ WOTUS Case Reaches Supreme Court

    10 October 2017 | Press Release | Author: Michael Short

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly released the following statement in advance of the Supreme Court oral argument on National Association of Manufacturers v. Department of Defense.

  • NAM Statement on Frivolous California Anti-Manufacturing Lawsuits

    21 September 2017 | Press Release | Author: NAM Communications

    The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) released the following statement in response to lawsuits filed by the cities of San Francisco and Oakland, California, against five major energy producers.

  • Manufacturers Respond to U.S. Department of Justice Decision in Microsoft v. US

    26 June 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Justice decision in Microsoft v. US.

  • Manufacturers Support President Trump’s Approach to Smarter Regulation

    15 June 2017 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    The National Association of Manufacturers’ (NAM) Center for Legal Action filed a brief in the Public Citizen v. Trump lawsuit in support of the administration’s executive order on regulations.

  • Manufacturers Applaud Delay on Overtime Rule

    22 November 2016 | Press Release | Author: Jennifer Drogus

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement after a federal judge temporarily halted the Obama administration’s final overtime regulation

  • Manufacturers Challenge Overtime Rule

    20 September 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement after the Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action (MCLA) filed suit against the Department of Labor on the newly updated overtime rule.

  • Manufacturers Score Win in Microsoft Case

    14 July 2016 | Press Release

    Today, the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals overturned a troubling lower court decision holding that the government can use a search warrant issued in the United States under the Stored Communications Act to gain access to digital content owned by a non-U.S. customer and located outside of the United States.

  • Manufacturers: OSHA Lacks Statutory Authority on Injury and Illness Rule

    08 July 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement announcing the Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action (MCLA) challenge to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) injury and illness rule in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas.

  • Persuader Court Action a Win for Manufacturers

    27 June 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement on the decision by the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas to halt the Department of Labor’s “persuader” rule, which dictates how employers can talk to their employees by instituting new reporting requirements.

  • Court Decision Could Inhibit Manufacturers’ Access to Internet Infrastructure

    14 June 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit’s decision in the case U.S. Telecom Association et al. v. FCC.

  • MCLA Launches Lawsuit to Fight Dangerous Persuader Rule

    30 March 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued the following statement after the Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action (MCLA) announced its challenge to the Department of Labor’s persuader rule in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, joining national, state and local business groups.

  • NAM Announces Effort to Help Manufacturers with Export Compliance

    03 March 2016 | Press Release

    The Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action (MCLA) is launching a new program—the Manufacturers’ Compliance Institute (MCI) Global—to provide legal advice on export controls, sanctions, customs and other market-entry fundamentals.

  • Manufacturers’ Effort to Protect Intellectual Property Moves Forward

    24 February 2016 | Press Release

    NAM Senior Vice President and General Counsel Linda Kelly issued a statement after the Manufacturers’ Center for Legal Action’s (MCLA) amicus brief supporting Eli Lilly’s challenge to the “promise utility” doctrine was accepted by an International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes arbitral tribunal.