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Summary of proposed changes to CMS rules regarding long-term care facility operations
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 24 2015

On July 16, 2015, for the first time in almost 25 years, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) released a proposed rule regarding long-term


Tuberculosis liability issues in the workplace?
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • March 7 2013

Tuberculosis is once again raising its proverbial head -- now this disease may require employer responses under several state and federal laws


A buyer’s guide for preparing a closing checklist in a skilled nursing home property acquisition
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 16 2014

Below you will find a general checklist to help guide those who are planning to purchase, finance or develop a property on which a skilled nursing


CalOSHA District Offices taking expansive view of injuryillness reporting requirements
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2015

As many employers know, California frequently does things a little differently than other jurisdictions. CalOSHA is no exception. When it comes to


HIPAA breach notification interim final rule
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2009

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 ("the Act") made several changes to the HIPAA privacy rules including adding a requirement for notice to affected individuals of any breach of unsecured protected health information


“Would you say that in front of your grandmother?” a discussion on sex, senior citizens, and the liability issues facing long-term care providers
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

It was a second marriage for both Henry and Donna Rayhon, so when Donna developed Alzheimer's, Henry explained that the couple would try to make the


Judge affirms OSHA citation in death of healthcare worker killed by mentally ill client
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2015

An Occupational Safety and Health Review Commission Administrative Law Judge has determined that a healthcare provider company did not protect a


Healthcare employers on the defensive: the continuing threat of class action lawsuits and regulatory scrutiny of overtime practices for nurses
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 4 2015

Over the past decade, healthcare employers have faced a wave of wage and hour lawsuits challenging common industry pay practices for nurses and other


Former Sanofi chemist pleads guilty to extensive trade secret theft
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2012

On January 17, 2012, Yuan Li, a former research scientist with Sanofi Aventis, pled guilty to one count of violating 18 U.S.C. 1832 (the section of the Economic Espionage Act dealing with commercial economic espionage


120,000 dental offices to be regulated under EPA dental amalgam rules
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • October 22 2014

In another proposal aimed at small business, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has just proposed a rule for Effluent Limitations Guidelines