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Effective risk management in a world of growing cyber security threats
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • October 22 2013

Data is going digital, devices are going mobile, and technology is revolutionizing how care is delivered. It seems to be business as usual, as your


DRI seeks to protect against "innovator liability"
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 12 2012

In the case of Wyeth v. Weeks, the Alabama Supreme Court consented to answer the following question from the Middle District of Alabama: “Under Alabama law, may a drug company be held liable for fraud or misrepresentation (by misstatement or omission), based on statements it made in connection with the manufacture or distribution of a brand-name drug, by plaintiffs claiming physical injury from a generic drug manufactured and distributed by a different company?"


Koch rattles wine auction world: GBL 350 "game changer"
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 28 2012

To successfully assert a claim under New York General Business Law 349 (h) or 350, "a plaintiff must allege that a defendant has engaged in


Pitfalls in proving CERCLA divisibility of harm
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • April 24 2012

In a stinging decision, the Hon. Lonny R. Suko, a federal district court judge sitting in the Eastern District of Washington, ruled on April 4, 2012, that PRP Teck Cominco Metals, Ltd. failed to prove that contamination at a CERCLA site was divisible and, as a result, will be subject to CERCLA 107 joint and several liability at an upcoming September 2012 bench trial


OSHA's Whistleblower Protection Program will now report directly to Assistant Secretary of Labor, signaling increased priority for whistleblower enforcement
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 7 2012

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced on March 1, 2012 that its Office of the Whistleblower Protection Program will now report directly to the Department of Labor’s Office of the Assistant Secretary, rather than to its Directorate of Enforcement Programs


NLRB Acting General Counsel issues follow-up report on social media cases
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 8 2012

On January 25, 2012, the National Labor Relations Board's ("NLRB") Acting General Counsel ("AGC") Lafe Solomon issued a second report on unfair labor practice cases involving social media issues


San Francisco minimum wage to exceed $10 effective January 1, 2012
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • December 6 2011

On January 1, 2012, the minimum wage for employees working in San Francisco will rise to $10.24 per hour


Compensating non-exempt employees for completing web-based training
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 8 2012

We were recently asked by a client to provide guidance on the wage and hour issues associated with company-provided on-line training programs for non-exempt employees


US Supreme Court rules asbestos claim preempted
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • March 5 2012

On February 29, 2012, the Supreme Court issued a preemption decision in Kurns v. Railroad Friction Production Corp, an asbestos product liability case


New York’s “emergency medical services and surprise bills” law
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • October 22 2014

Earlier this year, the New York Legislature enacted, and Governor Cuomo signed, legislation that will impact billing and reimbursement for some