Tag Archives: Resolution

OCR HIPAA Resolution Agreement Against Bankrupt Business Associate Signals Growing Exposures, Need for Tighter HIPAA Compliance By Health Plans & Business Associates

Health plans and insurers, their service providers that act as business associates within the meaning of the Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act (HIPAA) and employer and other health plan sponsors, fiduciaries, and other management leaders should heed the warnings … Continue reading

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ABA Passes Resolution Updating Sex Harassment Prevention Practices

Last week, I had the opportunity to again represent Connecticut as the State Delegate for the American Bar Association’s House of Delegates at the Vancouver ABA Midyear Meeting. Among the resolutions debated was Resolution 302 which “urges all employers, and specifically all … Continue reading

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ABA resolution supporting work and funding of Library of Congress

“Urges Congress to approve appropriations necessary to enable the Library of Congress to adequately staff, maintain, modernize, and enhance its services, collections, facilities, digital projects and outreach efforts.” “The magnitude and maintenance of such a unique collection brings great challenges … Continue reading

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Schmitz on Online Dispute Resolution & Cross-Border E-Commerce

Amy Schmitz (University of Missouri School of Law) has posted There's an 'App' for That: Developing Online Dispute Resolution to Empower Economic Development (Notre Dame Journal of Law, Ethics and Public Policy, Forthcoming) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: Traditionally, litigation has … Continue reading

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How Are You Doing On That New Year’s Resolution?

Almost everyone makes them, and most of us quickly break them.  In fact, only 8% of New Year’s resolutions are kept and 80% of us can’t even make it until February.  So if you have already broken your New Year’s … Continue reading

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