Lexology PRO | USA | 2 Dec 2022
An Illinois case alleging patients’ data was breached by hospitals and Meta was consolidated and transferred to a Northern California federal courtroom, a move which could see damages drop.
Lexology PRO | Brazil | 2 Dec 2022
Brazil’s competition authority is allowing nine hospitals to oppose an opinion by the agency’s investigative arm that provisionally blessed private hospital operator Rede D’Or’s proposed acquisition of health insurer SulAmérica.
Loyens & Loeff | Netherlands | 15 Nov 2022
Dit wetsvoorstel is een reactie op verschillende ontwikkelingen in de zorg. Zo maken zorgaanbieders steeds vaker gebruik…
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, European Union, etc. | 8 Nov 2022
The US NLRB proposes to regulate employee monitoring, the UAE is introducing unemployment insurance at no cost to employers, and an Australian café operator is fined for underpaying students – plus other key updates.
Baker McKenzie | USA | 21 Sep 2022
Numerous data privacy and security laws govern the private sector's collection and use of health data in the United States. Given the sensitivity of health data, regulators in the United States actively monitor compliance in this space, and class actions alleging the unauthorised processing of health data are common. To help illustrate the detailed legal landscape that applies to the......
Sanchez DeVanny Eseverri SC | Mexico | 24 Aug 2022
The Federal Commission for the Protection against Health Risks recently introduced a new platform of irregular medicine distributors through which users will be able to find out whether a medicine distributor has violated health regulations, either because they lack the proper authorisations, or because they have failed to comply with the applicable regulatory requirements. This is expected......
Jeffer Mangels Butler & Mitchell LLP | USA | 8 Aug 2022
During the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare providers greatly expanded their use of telehealth services to provide medically necessary care to their…
Lexology PRO | Africa, Australia, Canada, etc. | 25 Jul 2022
Clear anti-discrimination messaging, vaccination policies, and confidential infection reporting lines should be top of employers’ lists when preparing against monkeypox.
ALTIUS | European Union | 7 Jul 2022
In its 2020 Data Strategy, the European Commission outlined a plan to unlock the untapped potential of the EU data economy. It envisioned a single…
Lexology PRO | Georgia, Global, USA | 1 Jul 2022
A status update on US state laws that have and will come into effect as a result of the Roe v Wade overturning.