We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 16

Is Telemedicine Change Coming to Congress? The Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017 Among Several New Federal Bills
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2017

Congress is reconsidering a nationwide telehealth coverage bill, named the Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017, designed to introduce an


Federal government announces adjustments to OSFI's annual assessment
  • Heenan Blaikie LLP
  • Canada
  • November 9 2011

The federal government recently announced changes to the regulations that govern the way in which the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions recovers costs from the pension industry for the administration of the Pension Benefits Standards Act 1985


U.S. Supreme Court: NLRB two-member panels lacked ruling authority
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2010

In June, the United States Supreme Court held that the National Labor Relations Board ("NLRB"), the federal body responsible for resolving unfair labor and representation disputes, lacked authority to issue nearly 600 rulings during the 27-month period in which it had only two members (and three vacancies


HIT Policy Committee members named
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2009

The GAO has announced the appointment of 13 members to the Health Information Technology Policy Committee, a new advisory body established by the ARRA


Fourth Circuit sends CWA citizen suit back to district court
  • Gardere
  • USA
  • February 26 2008

In December 2003, a South Carolina district court entered an order awarding civil damages to an environmental group in a Clean Water Act citizens suit addressing discharges from Gaston Copper Recycling Corp.’s facility under a NPDES permit


The introduction of the single transferable vote in Scotland
  • Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 4 2007

Scottish voters have become used to using several voting systems over the past few years, with the traditional "first past the post" system still in use for Westminster elections and two different versions of proportional representation (the additional members system and the party list system) used for elections to the Scottish Parliament and the European Parliament respectively