In 2011, when the Food Safety Modernization Act was passed, it sought to revamp food safety in the United States. Since then, the Food and Drug
The Maryland Legislature has been active in the Privacy arena, passing the Job Applicant Fairness Act (SB 132H.B. 87), which was signed into law by Governor Martin O’Malley on April 12 and moving forward on legislation which would require the Maryland Health Care Commission (“MHCC”) to develop regulations focused on the privacy and security of protected health information transmitted via a health information exchange.
The ruling in Seff V. Broward County has helped to establish guidance as to what is permissible with respect to the design of wellness programs under the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA).
Government agencies are quickly issuing guidance on the Patient Protection And Affordable Care Act ("PPACA").