Tag Archives: Potential

Privacy Rights, Liability Exposures, and Potential D&O Claims

One of the most important recent legal and regulatory developments has been the elevation of privacy rights and concerns. Privacy issues are related to but distinct from cybersecurity issues and concerns, because privacy is concerned about more than just keeping … Continue reading

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Paulson Announces Potential Break on Subprime Mortgages

Secretary of the Treasury Henry Paulson has noted that a plan to freeze rate resets on adjustable rate mortgages is in the works, and could be finalized as early as this week. Read more detail on Legal News Directory – … Continue reading

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The Potential Folly of Pursuing Only a Hashtag Mark

Credit: Local Solutions I write today regarding a squirrelly thought: are the benefits of registering a hashtag trademark almost always outweighed by the consequences? In light of a recent Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (“TTAB”) ruling and the Trademark Manual … Continue reading

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OIG Invites Comments on Potential Changes to Federal Anti-kickback and Beneficiary Inducement Policies to Promote Value-Based Care

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) of the Department of Health Human Services (HHS) has issued a request for information (RFI) on ways to amend or add new safe harbors to the Anti-Kickback Statute and exceptions to the beneficiary inducement … Continue reading

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Salmonella Outbreak Linked to Empire Kosher Chicken. Potential Source Revealed, Investigation Continues.

New information emerges as a Salmonella outbreak linked to kosher chicken has been announced.  At this time 17 people have been infected with the same strain of Salmonella across 4 states (1 case in Maryland, 1 case in Virginia, 4 … Continue reading

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