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In December 2011, the Council requested that CIR reexamine its review of parabens in light of two recent opinions by the European Commission's Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS).
While CIR expects that the market will continue to grow to nearly $2 billion in revenues by 2007, the firm also believes that some chipset manufacturers will have to seriously rethink their strategies for addressing this market or as in Intersil's case, move on to other opportunities.
CIR is rather bullish on the prospects of companies like Agilent in the Optical Ethernet transceiver space because it has a strong vertical integration strategy, aggressive pricing, and is well positioned with its customer relationships for the future 10-GigE market.
CIR will continue to defend the right of its clients to hold views deemed objectionable by the government (and, yes, sometimes by Nation editorialists) without endorsing those views itself.
We are grateful to the CIR for leading this important initiative" said Luis Gallegos, Ecuador's Ambassador to the UN and Chairman of the UN Ad Hoc Committee on an International Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities.
In determining whether a payment constitutes wages, courts have looked to eligibility requirements, specifically longevity, as an important factor; see Sheet Metal Workers Local 141 Supplemental Unemployment Benefit Trust Fund, 64 F3d 245, 250 (6th Cir.
The CIR Compendium is a must for dermatologists, chemists, toxicologists, and industry and consumer safety groups," said Wilma Bergfeld, M.
The CIR will use the findings of this research to develop an annual report summarizing the conditions and treatment of people with disabilities throughout the world.
The compendium helps industry professionals keep up-to-date on the safety of ingredients reviewed by the CIR expert panel.
The panel discussion will be hosted by David Gross, senior analyst, optical networking of CIR.
Contrary to the Sixth and Ninth Circuits, the Eighth Circuit has refused to apply the Skidmore deference standard to revenue rulings; see O'Shaughnessy, 332 F3d 1125 (8th Cir.
Alan Anderson, director of the CIR, presented each panel member and liaison with an engraved memento to commemorate the organization's 25th anniversary.