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Hosts of health data: certified compliant!
  • Hogan Lovells
  • France
  • March 6 2018

The Decree No 2018-137 of 26 February 2018 on the hosting of personal health data has been published on 28 February 2018 in the Official Journal. The


Update on sick leave and sickness benefit
  • STALFORT Legal. Tax. Audit.
  • Romania
  • February 26 2018

Changes to social security contributions have been extensively reported in recent months. On 12 January 2018 the government published new application


Significant New Medicare, Medicaid, and Other Health Policy and Payment Provisions Adopted in Bipartisan Budget Act
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2018

The Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (the Act), signed into law by President Trump on February 9, 2018, includes extensive and far-reaching Medicare


FDA Updates Spice Risk Profile
  • Keller and Heckman LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2018

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a draft risk profile on the public health risks associated with spices in October 2013. The risk


The Difference between Falsified and Counterfeit Medicines
  • Camilleri Preziosi
  • European Union
  • February 14 2018

Although the terms falsified and counterfeit are commonly used interchangeably in everyday language, these terms have diverging definitions in terms


Opening Brief Filed in Deeming Rule Appeal by Nicopure Labs and the Right to be Smoke-Free Coalition
  • Keller and Heckman LLP
  • USA
  • February 14 2018

On February 12, 2018, Nicopure Labs, LLC and the Right to be Smoke-Free Coalition (the Appellants) filed their opening brief in the appeal of last


NY Executive Order Expands Anti-Discrimination Policies; Creates New Government Contracting Requirements
  • Greenberg Traurig LLP
  • USA
  • February 8 2018

On Feb. 3, 2018, Governor Andrew Cuomo issued a new executive order (EO 177 or the Order) pertaining to State contracts. After a recitation of New


New OCR Checklist Outlines How Health Care Facilities Can Fight Cyber Extortion
  • Dinsmore & Shohl LLP
  • USA
  • February 2 2018

As technology has advanced, cyber extortion attacks have risen, and they will continue to be a major security issue for organizations. Cyber extortion


Congress Holds More Hearings on Opioid Crisis and Public Health Threats
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 18 2018

A number of recent Congressional hearings focused on the opioid crisis, including the following: A House Ways and Means Oversight Subcommittee


FDA Releases 2018 Roadmap: Focus On Digital Health Continues
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2018

Last week, FDA released a document outlining its policy priorities for the coming year. “Healthy Innovation, Safer Families: FDA’s 2018 Strategic