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Health Apps and HIPAA – Recent FAQs Highlight Importance of Covered Entities and Business Associates Scrutinizing their Relationships with App Developers

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released a new set of HIPAA FAQs addressing the applicability of HIPAA to certain health apps and the covered entities and business associates that interact with them. These … Continue reading

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Academic highlight: Nelson, Gibson and Fontana on the public’s support for the Supreme Court

Do Americans continue to support the Supreme Court in the face of frequent criticism, including hostile tweets by the president of the United States? That question is particularly important on the eve of yet another confirmation battle and at the … Continue reading

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Portland Pedestrian Deaths Highlight the Importance of Vision Zero

Over a two-week period earlier this month five pedestrians were killed on Portland’s streets, an extraordinary number for such a short period of time. One other pedestrian and three motorists had also died in Portland during the first 10 weeks … Continue reading

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New report from SAM and affiliate assembles data to highlight problems in Colorado after legalization

Via email I received notice of a new report on the impact of marijuana legalization in Ohio. Here are part of the email with links from the original: The Marijuana Accountability Coalition (MAC), along with Smart Approaches to Marijuana (SAM), … Continue reading

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New Website Draws on International Perspectives to Highlight Issues related to Inclusion and Artificial Intelligence

New suite of resources aims to establish key themes, questions, and opportunities for ensuring that voices and perspectives from diverse populations help shape the future of AI. “The Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society is pleased to share a … Continue reading

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