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A Conversation on CMS’ Emergency Preparedness Compliance for Healthcare Providers

by Carlton Fields on

Hurricane Irma recently wreaked havoc on the Caribbean and much of the state of Florida. In the storm's aftermath, ten residents of a South Florida nursing facility died because the facility lost power, and did not have...more

Corporate Law & Governance Update - August 2017

by McDermott Will & Emery on

A new article published in the Harvard Business Review confirms that the preservation of reputation continues to be a significant motivating concern for individual board members. This is a factor that should be taken...more

French Companies Must Show Duty of Care for Human and Environmental Rights

by Morgan Lewis on

After the Constitutional Court rendered its recent decision on the law regarding the duty of care of parent companies and ordering companies, the rule has finally entered into force—but is it much ado about nothing?...more

PowerPoint Slides: Could My Company's Website Violate the Americans with Disabilities Act?

by Pepper Hamilton LLP on

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), places of public accommodation must ensure equal access to the goods and services they offer to disabled individuals. Is a company website subject to the ADA? The answer to...more

Webinar: Could My Company's Website Violate the Americans with Disabilities Act?

by Pepper Hamilton LLP on

Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), places of public accommodation must ensure equal access to the goods and services they offer to disabled individuals. Is a company website subject to the ADA? The answer to...more

Senate Finance Committee Updates Report on Physician-Owned Distributorships

by Morgan Lewis on

The report finds that PODs increase overutilization, lack transparency, and increase the risk of patient harm and warns that hospitals must combat the growing threat of PODs. On May 10, the US Senate Committee on Finance...more

Ohio Medical Marijuana Task Force Committee Holds First Meeting

by Benesch on

The Ohio House of Representatives’ Medical Marijuana Task Force (“Task Force”) convened its first meeting on Thursday, January 28, 2016 at the state capitol, and members of Benesch were in attendance. The Task Force was...more

Unfair Business Practices – Hospital’s “Facility Fee” Billed To New Patients

by Low, Ball & Lynch on

Justin Nolte et al., v. Cedars Sinai Medical Center - Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District (May 21, 2015) - Generally, a business practice is unfair if it violates established public policy or if it is...more

Blog: HIPAA FAQ Series: Do You Need a BAA with Your Cloud Storage Provider?

by Cooley LLP on

This week, the HIPAA FAQ series continues with another topic about business associate agreements (BAAs). As most Covered Entities and Business Associates know, in the event that a Covered Entity utilizes a service provider...more

Health Care Update - December 2014 #4

Let’s Get to Work: OIG Releases 2015 Work Plan, Focusing on Long-Term Care and Health Reform - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)--Office of Inspector General (OIG) released its 2015 Work Plan (Work...more

Life Partners, Inc. Facing Fraud Charges, Investor Lawsuits Over Insurance Investments

by Heygood, Orr & Pearson on

The Securities and Exchange Commission has accused the life settlements company Life Partners, Inc. and its executives with fraud in connection with the marketing of their investment product. Life Partners is also facing...more

9 No-Nonsense Rules to Ensure a HIPAA-Compliant Health Care Social Media Strategy

by The Harlow Group LLC on

Health care social media continues to be a hot-button issue for hospitals and other provider types around the country. Health care provider organizations considering taking a first step into social media often articulate...more

HealthCare Reform - 10 Things You Should Know

Health Care Reform is here and as an employer you should know what the laws are now and how they may effect your current group health plan. This document is an overview of the most immediate changes. If you have any questions...more

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