President's weekly report — October 4, 2013

October 04, 2013 | By ROB RIVETT

Economic Liberty — Right to Earn a Living We filed our opening brief in the Ninth Circuit in Underwood v. Mackay, our challenge to the Nevada laws that establish a cartel of moving companies by forbidding new moving companies if they would compete against existing companies.  As we explained in this blog post, the trial court dismissed U ...


West Virginia is more free today than it was yesterday

April 07, 2017 | By ANASTASIA BODEN

This morning the West Virginia legislature passed a bill repealing their Certificate of Need law, also known as a “Competitor’s Veto” law.  Formerly, anybody who wanted to start a moving business there essentially had to ask their competitors for permission first.  When a budding entrepreneur applied for authority to operate a m ...