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Kind Bar MDL plaintiffs appeal federal district court smack down

USA - December 19 2022 After seven years of contentious (not to mention costly) litigation, in September 2022, the federal district judge overseeing the In re: Kind…

Amendment 3 has passed in Missouri: What’s next for recreational marijuana in the state?

USA - November 9 2022 On November 8, 2022, Missouri voters considered Amendment 3 (the “Amendment”), a ballot initiative aimed at amending Missouri’s constitution…

Title IX update: Important new ED guidance concerning pregnancy

USA - October 25 2022 On October 4, 2022, the U.S. Department of Education (the “Department”) released new guidance for students and schools on Title IX’s prohibition of…

Transportation Security Administration releases security directive on railroad cybersecurity mitigation actions and testing

USA - October 25 2022 On October 24, 2022, the Transportation Security Administration (“TSA”) released Security Directive 1580/82-2022-01 regarding “Rail Cybersecurity…

The best way to keep one’s word is not to give it; “nonbinding” usually means nonbinding

USA - September 9 2022 There can be a fine line between an unenforceable agreement to agree and an enforceable agreement with set terms. The Fourth District Court of…

OIG issues fraud alert warning practitioners of risks with telemedicine arrangements

USA - August 9 2022 On July 20, 2022, the OIG released a Fraud Alert encouraging practitioners to exercise caution when entering into arrangements with telemedicine…

U.S. Department of Education unveils proposed revisions to Title IX regulations

USA - June 23 2022 On June 23, 2022, the U.S. Department of Education (the “Department”) released its long anticipated proposed rule under Title IX of the Education…

A recent decision highlighted a flaw in the Bankruptcy Code. Will the House of Representatives pass the Bankruptcy Threshold Adjustment and Technical Corrections Act to correct it?

USA - June 7 2022 On April 28, 2022, Central District of California Bankruptcy Judge Ernest M. Robles issued a decision regarding the eligibility of a debtor to…

Utah and Connecticut enact comprehensive data privacy laws

USA - May 27 2022 Connecticut and Utah both enacted comprehensive privacy laws this spring. On March 24, 2022, Utah became the fourth state to enact a comprehensive…

Thinking about leaving private practice? What should physicians do with medical records?

USA - May 26 2022 Recent trends indicate that more physicians are considering retirement or selling their private practice to a health care system or other physician…