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Network interference - a legal guide to the commercial risks and rewards of the social media phenomenon
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom, USA
  • April 22 2014

Social media is a revolution in the way in which corporations communicate with consumers. This White Paper will help you to maximise the huge


Disciplinary action and suspension for misconduct: guidance from UK Court of Appeal
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2012

The Court of Appeal decision in Crawford and another v Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust 2012 EWCA Civ 138 provides guidance as to the procedural standards required in misconduct cases in which dismissal is likely to impact on the employee's ability to pursue hisher chosen career


Employees’ compensation claim for being rostered on-call on a statutory holiday or on a rest day
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • Hong Kong
  • November 18 2010

Doctors have been dedicated to serving the Hong Kong community well, particularly at times when there were a great shortage of doctors


Employers must provide a form MA 1099-HC to Massachusetts residents
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2007

Last year, Massachusetts enacted the Massachusetts Health Care Access and Affordability Act (the “Act”) to require that Massachusetts residents age 18-and-over obtain health insurance


Maryland’s Fair Share Heath Care Fund Act found to be invalid
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 18 2007

Several states have recently passed or proposed "fair share health care legislation," essentially mandating that certain employers in their state either provide minimum levels of benefits and pay a minimum cost for the coverage, or pay the difference to the state


UK update - type 2 diabetes controlled by diet is not automatically a disability
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 26 2015

In Metroline Travel v Stoute, the Employment Appeal Tribunal ("EAT") decided that employees with type 2 diabetes controlled by diet (rather than


OIG examines employment of excluded individuals by Medicaid managed care entity providers
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • October 15 2012

A recent OIG report assesses the extent to which provider networks of managed care entities (MCE) that contract with state Medicaid agencies employ excluded individuals


Wellness programs and biometric screening: lessons from recent EEOC attacks
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2014

For employers, a healthy workforce can mean improved productivity, lower absence rates, and a reduction in health insurance costs. In an effort to


Off label use does not establish a false claim
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2014

Part of what makes holidays special is telling and listening to the same stories over and over. The things in the stories that dazzled us when we


Loose lips sink... providers?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • April 30 2013

Can a medical corporation be directly liable under New York law for breaching its common law fiduciary duty of confidentiality when a non-physician