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  • 01:16

    Regulation Roadblocks: Opportunity and Reality

    in Business

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    Talk to anyone about the history of the trucking industry and one topic will always come up, regulations. Just how does an industry that prides itself on undergoing a huge government period of deregulation have so many regulations? It seems that there is a new regulation proposed every time the government approves a new bill. So how do we stay on top of the regulations and how can we continue to conduct a profitable business when it seems as though "Big Brother" is always looking over our shoulders? Your calls are what make this show important! Press "1" on your keypad at any time to get your questions and comments on the air!

  • 02:24

    DestinationHealth NTP 4 Blood Sugar Regulation

    in Business

    DestinationHealth NTP 4 Blood Sugar Regulation

  • 01:01

    Langiwe Lungu- Executive Director; Energy Regulation Board (Zambia)

    in Energy

    Ms Langiwe Lungu is the Executive Director for the Energy Regulation Board (ERB) which regulates the energy sector in order to ensure the efficient provision of reliable and quality energy services and products. Other roles of the ERB are that of balancing the needs of undertakings with the needs of energy consumers. The Board has the responsibility to ensure that utilities earn a reasonable rate of return on their investments that is necessary to provide a quality service at affordable prices to the consumer. In order to carry out this role, the ERB, among other functions, ensures that all energy utilities in the sector are licensed, monitors levels and structures of competition, investigates and remedies consumer complaints.  Ms Lungu joins us to the nation's energy policy in terms of investment in the industry particularly as it relates to power generation, issuance of licences to potential investors, determination of tariffs, alternative energy development in view of the prevailing electricity deficit and other related issues prevailing in the nation in the energy sector. She'll address how these issues and also the ZESCO load shedding, in terms of the immediate and long term solutions in addressing the its effects to national productivity and social welfare.

  • 00:29

    FDA Regulation of Mobile Apps

    in Health

    Nathan Cortez, JD co-wrote an article on FDA regulation of mobile apps published in the July 24, 2014 issue of NEJM. Luckily, we snagged an opportunity to interview him - you can listen here.

    We covered a wide variety of topics including:

    Why regulate mHealth anyway?
    The new FDA guidance — what needs to be regulated and what does not?
    How does the FDA handle at continual updates of mobile health products – so different from the pharmaceuticals that they regulate?  How do they decide whether an update constitutes a major change, requiring re-review and one that is minor and does not?
    What is “substantially equivalence” and how is it being used in mHealth
    How does the FDA handle mHealth products that provide consumer decision support (CDS)?  What is the difference between low risk and high risk CDS?
    Does the FDA have the right people/processes in place to provide oversight of mHealth?

    Professor Cortez teaches and writes in the areas of health law, administrative law, and FDA law.  His research focuses on emerging markets in health care and biotechnology. Prof. Cortez has become one of the world’s leading legal scholars on medical tourism, patient mobility, and cross-border health insurance, and has published several articles and book chapters on the legal and ethical implications of these phenomena. His research also addresses mobile health technologies, how to regulate innovations that disrupt static regulatory regimes, the First Amendment restraints on FDA regulation (including FDA's graphic tobacco warnings), immigration federalism, and alternative modes of regulation.

  • 01:58

    America's Deadly Sins - Episode 16 - Internet Regulation, The Dark World Web

    in Politics


    Today we're going to take us a little break from the horrors of CPS.  Today we're going to have a heated debate about a very very controversial topic, INTERNET REGULATION!

    We're going to attempt to capture the interest of some of the members of Anonymous, and see if we can get them in on the fun.  THIS IS A CALL IN-SHOW, and the debate will begin at 2:30 p.m., CST, WHEN I ANNOUNCE THE CALLERS!!  Wendy Greene will be with me in the studio as a co-host!  It promises to be a fruitful and fun episode!!

  • 00:45

    ADHD Emotional Self-Regulation: Live, Unplugged, and Real

    in Self Help

    Emotions are as much a part of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder as attention is, according to Dr. Russell Barkley. In this episode we interview Stacey, play a prerecorded clip of her revealing her emotions, live and in the moment, and having difficulty regulating them. What we learn actually helps her to self-regulate her emotions. If you have ADHD, struggle with self-regulation, or are just an emotional being, you won’t want to miss this show. It is real, unplugged, and live... so real we couldn’t just make it up.

    Attention Talk Radio is the leading site for self-help Internet radio shows focusing on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and attention deficit disorder (ADD), including managing symptoms of attention deficit disorder, adults with ADD, or adults who have children with ADHD. Attention Talk Radio, hosted by attention coach Jeff Copper, is designed to help adults and children (particularly those diagnosed with or impacted by attention deficit disorder or its symptoms) in life or business who are stuck, overwhelmed, or frustrated. It will help adults and children get unstuck and moving forward by helping to open their minds and pay attention to what works.

    Attention Talk Radio host Jeff Copper is an ADHD coach. To learn more about Jeff go to www.digcoaching.com.

  • 01:00

    Regulation on Ranchers, Beer Brewers

    in Politics Conservative

    The proposed rule, which is part of the Food Safety Modernization Act, would tighten regulations on pet food and animal feed "by requiring animal food facilities to take preventive steps to ensure that food for animals is safe," according to the FDA.

    The controversy surrounds the rule's effect on the longtime practice of beer brewers giving their spent grain, the malted barley left over after the beer brewing process, to neighboring ranchers and dairy farmers. The practice serves two purposes: to help the brewers get rid of millions of tons of leftover product, and to provide a free, nutritious food source for animals at local farms.

    Under the new regulation, the practice would be outlawed, unless breweries go through expensive and time-consuming measures to ensure the grain is up to regulation.

    "The proposal is part of the Food Safety Modernization Act's larger effort to modernize the food safety system for the 21st century and focus public and private efforts on preventing food safety problems, rather than relying primarily on responding to problems after the fact," wrote the FDA in a press release.


  • 01:02

    3-21-16 REGULATION UPDATE with Special Guest DON LAMPE of Morrison & Foerster

    in Finance

    Our guest today is DON LAMPE of the law firm Morrison & Foerster.  Don is a leading mortgage industry attorney with a special focus of advising the industries top technology companies in the mortgage lending space.  Don will be sharing what he sees as CFPB's priorities in 2016 and beyond for mortgage lending and mortgage servicing.  Here are just some of the topics we will be discussing on today's program:

    How to approach the new mortgage rules, including TRID and if we can expect guidance from the CFPB. 
    Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) Rule - The impact it will have on compliance and risk management.
    Examination processes and priorities – What now and what’s next for the CFPB? 
    Where are the enforcement “hot spots” and identified areas of escalated risk?  

    In addition, Don will be sharing his observations from “Inside the Beltway”.  Don't miss this program and share the link to this program with others in your company and industry network.  

    Thank you,

    David Lykken, Host & Executive Producer of the "Lykken On Lending" program.

  • 01:02

    2-29-16 REGULATION UPDATE: Alice Alvey, SVP of Indecomm, to review HMDA changes

    in Finance

    As most of you are aware, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) finalized the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) rule in October 2015.  With all the focus on TRID, many are not aware that the new HMDA rule adds 25 new data points and modifies 14 others in addition to the existing 9 data fields that were already required.  Additionally, lenders now must begin to start reporting data on other types of loans such as reverse mortgages and home equity lines of credit.  

    To help us sort out all of these changes, we have asked ALICE ALVEY, SVP of Indecomm Global Services and a regular on this program, to walk us through many of these changes and tell us what lenders are doing to prepare.  

    Created BY mortgage professional FOR mortgage professionals, Lykken on Lending is a weekly 60-minute radio program styled “podcast” hosted by mortgage veteran, David Lykken. Joining the program each week is Joe Farr with a MARKET UPDATE, Alice Alvey providing a LEGISLATIVE UPDATE, Paul Muolo of IMFnews.com & Sam Garcia of MortgageDaily.com giving a quick MTG NEWS HEADLINES update and Andy Schell (a/k/a "The Profit Doctor") providing tips on FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT.  This is followed by the HOT TOPIC segment, which is an in depth discussion about one of the hottest topics related to the mortgage industry.  

  • 02:13

    AB: Abstinence - Ritual Celibacy and Cyclical Fasting for Self-Regulation

    in Education

    In this episode of AKANFO NANASOM, we address the function of ab (heart, will) in relation to ab (cessation, purification). The spiritual ab (heart) is the spiritual organ through which we equlibrate our life-force energy. This is critically important with regard regulating our sex-drive and hunger-drive so that we are not overcome by lust and greed - the negative effects of which can manifest not only physically but in all areas of life. 

    We examine our publications:

    THE OKRA/OKRAA COMPLEX - The Soul of Akanfo


    AKYISAN - Afurakani/Afuraitkaitnit (African) Ancestral Religious Reversion



    Odwirafo Kwesi Ra Nehem Ptah Akhan 

    Aakhuamuman Amaruka Atifi Mu 

    Akwamu Nation in North America 



  • 00:32

    Real Estate Attorney Robert Howe On Rental Relationship: Landlord vs Tenant

    in Real Estate

    Brooklyn real estate attorney Robert Howe welcomes Benjamin Meskin to the show to discuss the rental relationship. Some of the things that crop up for landlords and tenants to sort out such as residential rent regulation and housing part cases.

    Bob and Ben will also share some general pointers for landlords and tenants.

    You can tune in to hear Bob discuss New York real estate, Bay Ridge, Brooklyn small business, community affairs, and events. Call in or email us with any questions and follow Bob on Facebook and Twitter @RobertHowePC.