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Health Alert (Australia) 14 August 2017

by DLA Piper on

...In This Issue: - Judgments; Legislation; and Reports. - Excerpts from Judgments: 10 August 2017 - Inquest into the Death of Stephen Herczeg 57/2016 (1808/2016) - The said Court finds that Stephen Herczeg aged 72 years, late of 11 Himalaya Drive, North Haven, South Australia died at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, 28 Woodville Road,... more

Acquisition Financing in the United States: 2017… Uncertainty!

by Morrison & Foerster LLP on

...Global M&A was sluggish in the beginning of 2016, but ended strong with a fourth quarter burst of activity. While aggregate 2016 deal volumes dropped 16% from the highs of 2015, Thomson Reuters reports that 2016 global deal volume hit US$3.7 trillion, the second highest since the financial crisis. US deal volume, at US$1.7 trillion, reflected... more

Health Alert (Australia) April 24, 2017

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...In This Issue: - Judgments; Legislation; and Reports. - Excerpts from Judgments: 11 April 2017 - Medical Board Of Australia and Nuttall [2017] WASAT 58 - National Law - Professional misconduct - Advice - Lacking experience and expertise - Natural therapies - Interpreting scan and blood test results - Hepatoblastoma. The matter... more

Executive Order Does Not End Privacy Shield, But Raises Questions

by Shearman & Sterling LLP on

...Among the executive orders signed by President Trump in his first week in office, the January 25, 2017 order entitled “Enhancing Public Safety in the Interior of the United States” appeared to remove the Privacy Act protections for personally identifiable information of persons who are not US citizens or lawful permanent residents. This... more

Health Alert (Australia) October 3, 2016

by DLA Piper on

...In This Issue: - Judgments; Legislation; and Reports. - Excerpts from Judgments: Commonwealth. Fair Work Commission. 23 September 2016 - Francis Logan v Bendigo Health Care Group [2016] FWC 6780 - The applicant, Mr Logan, was employed by the respondent as an enrolled nurse. On 16 May 2016, a patient made a complaint to... more

Privacy and Cybersecurity Checklist When Designing a Family Office

by Shearman & Sterling LLP on

...As family office executives set up a family office or review an existing family office, it is important to make sure the privacy and cybersecurity concerns are addressed and the governance and information security infrastructures are set up to get it right from the start. Working with a family office means personalized and tailored services are... more

EU General Data Protection Regulation: Are You Prepared?

by Shearman & Sterling LLP on

...On April 27, 2016 the European Council and Parliament adopted a new data protection law: the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The following briefing is a summary of key issues and a checklist of initial tasks to help you prepare for the new regulation. Please see full Memo below for more information. ... more

In the Matter of Microsoft: Why It Matters

by Shearman & Sterling LLP on

...On July 14, 2016, the Second Circuit released its decision in Microsoft Corp. v. United States, No. 14-2985, slip op. (2d Cir. July 14, 2016). The Second Circuit rejected the Government’s efforts to require Microsoft to turn over emails held overseas in its data center in Dublin, Ireland pursuant to a judicially-authorized search warrant.... more

European Commission Adopts the EU-US Privacy Shield

by Shearman & Sterling LLP on

...If your organization works with personal data across national borders, you may have felt a rumble as the global data privacy landscape shifted once again. On July 12, 2016, the European Commission formally approved the EU-US Privacy Shield, finding that the Privacy Shield Framework provides adequate protections for European Union (EU) residents to... more