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Stephen Selander retired from General Motors Legal Staff as Senior Counsel in 2002 after 29 years of service. The Selander Law Office, PLLC began in 2006 and specializes in providing legal advice to companies with product safety or pass-by noise issues. Stephen Selander represents clients in investigations and proceedings conducted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the Consumer Product Safety Commission, (CPSC).

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On June 13, 2017, the CPSC Published a Notice of a Recall Effectiveness Workshop to Take Place on July 25, 2017

DATES: The Workshop will take place at the CPSC Headquarters in Bethesda, MD from 10:00am-3:00pm on July 25th. Those planning on attending should register by July 3, 2017.  Anyone wishing to suggest additional topics for discussion at the workshop should notify the CPSC by June 23, 2017. Proposed Topics: The workshop will have a group discussion of what makes an effective recall, how to measure success, and common obstacles to success. The plan is to then break into smaller … [Read More...]

On May 12, 2017, the CPSC Published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking Relating to Blade Contact Injuries on Table Saws (16 CFR 1245)

DATE: Submit comments by July 26, 2017. EXERPTS:  1245.3(b) Test. All table saws, when powered on, shall limit the depth of cut to 3.5 mm when a test probe contacts the spinning saw blade at a radial approach rate of 1.0 meter per second (m/s). (c) Test Probe. The test probe shall act as the surrogate for a human body/finger and allow for the accurate measurement of the depth of cut to assess compliance with paragraph (b) of this section. … [Read More...]

On April 14 the CPSC Extended the Comment Period for Its NPR on Fireworks Devices (16 CFR 1507)

DATE:  Comments must be filed on or before July 17, 2017. The NPR was published in the Federal Register  on February 2, 2017 … [Read More...]

On March 28, 2017 NHTSA Published A Notice in the Federal Register Delaying the Effective Date of the Increase in Penalties for Exceeding the Corporate Average Fuel Economy Standards (49 CFR 578.6)

DATE:  The Effective Date of the Fuel Economy Standard Published on December 28, 2016 is now June 26, 2017. … [Read More...]

On March 7, 2017, because of a Decision by theUnited States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, the CPSC Published a Final Rule Vacating Its Rule Establishing Requirements for Magnet Sets (16 CFR 1240)

DATES: The action is effective on March 7, 2017. However, the court order had legal effect immediately upon its filing on November 22, 2016. EXERPT: On December 2, 2014, Zen Magnets, LLC (Zen) filed a petition in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit challenging the magnet set rule. The Tenth Circuit concluded that the Commission’s rule provided incomplete and inadequately explained findings. The court vacated and remanded the rule to the Commission.  Zen Magnets, LLC v. Consumer … [Read More...]