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11th Circuit Finds MAOs May Bring Double Damages Private Cause of Action Against Medical Providers

The 11th Circuit issued an opinion yesterday on a Motion to Dismiss on a claim addressing a new question, one they have never been faced with before: Whether an MAO has a private cause of action against the recipient, or … Continue reading

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Wisconsin Court Upholds Contempt Finding Against Father Who Failed to Pay

The Wisconsin courts take child support payments very seriously and demand that parents pay close attention to ensure that they are meeting their obligations. While many may think that child support is something that can be put on hold for … Continue reading

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Kentucky Does Not Recognize “Negligent Credentialing” as a Cause of Action Against Hospitals

Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, LLC v. Adams, 536 S.W.3d 683 (Ky. 2017) Under the “negligent credentialing” doctrine, the plaintiff will prevail in a suit against hospital when: (1) the hospital owed the patient a duty to insure a competent medical … Continue reading

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Critical Implications of the SEC’s Enforcement Action Against Theranos

Many readers undoubtedly saw the news last week of the enforcement action the SEC filed against Theranos, Inc., its founder, Chairman, and CEO Elizabeth Holmes, and its President and COO Ramesh “Sunny” Balwani. Theranos and Holmes have settled with the … Continue reading

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Judge Orrick inclined to grant Samsung an antisuit (anti-enforcement) injunction against Huawei

A few days ago, Law360.com reported that United States District Judge William H. Orrick (Northern District of California) expressed an inclination at a Wednesday hearing to grant Samsung's motion seeking to bar Huawei from enforcing a couple of Chinese patent … Continue reading

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