Medical records have come a long way from the “clipboard hung on the foot of the bed,” in the words of one judge, and hospitals are increasingly being asked to turn over the digital data behind the modern electronic medical ...Read More »
A medical records company has won a partial victory in its fight for insurance coverage for damages from its alleged public posting of hospital patient records. The insurance carrier has a duty to defend a class action filed by former ...Read More »
Electronic discovery strikes fear in the hearts of many attorneys. Unfamiliar with the terminology and hesitant about technology in general, lawyers have struggled with the tidal wave of electronically stored information, or ESI, hitting the courtroom. “The biggest mistake lawyers ...Read More »
Estate-planning lawyers are contacting clients about a big change in the law when it comes to protecting retirement funds meant to pass by inheritance. Until recently, clients who had Individual Retirement Accounts as part of their assets passing at death ...Read More »
Management-side employment attorneys should prepare their clients now for upcoming revisions to the Federal Labor Standards Act, which could take effect by the end of next year and result in mandatory overtime payments to millions of salaried employees presently excluded ...
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