Tag Archives: Assistance

Medical Assistance in Dying in Canada – Official Federal Report

Health Canada has released its fourth and final federal interim report on Medical Assistance in Dying in Canada. This report covers January 1, 2018 to October 31, 2018, which is the period just prior to the new (more robust) reporting regime … Continue reading

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A New Opinion Report is Published: Assistance for Real Estate Financing Transactions

A Lender in a real estate financing transaction often requires borrower’s counsel to opine on certain aspects of the transaction as a condition to the closing.  Often, the negotiations between borrower and lender counsel are as contentious and extended as … Continue reading

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Seeking Legal Assistance After a DUI Arrest

Like every state, in Illinois, driving under the influence (DUI) can result in long-lasting consequences. From driver’s license suspension to revocation, and even potential jail time, there is no overstating the seriousness of a DUI charge and conviction. If you … Continue reading

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Testimony to Australian Parliamentary Committee on Assistance & Access Bill

Today I testified telephonically before Australia's Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security regarding the proposed Assistance and Access Bill. At the Committee's request, I submitted supplemental comments in advance of the hearing about the interaction between the Bill and … Continue reading

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Provider Letter: Feeding Assistance Rules for Nursing Facilities

Provider Letter PL 18-17 (NF) This  letter addresses feeding assistance care for nursing home residents and staffing requirements to implement rules.  HHSC and Long Term Care Regulatory (LTCR) determined that the topic of feeding assistance required an updated and consolidated communication to providers. The letter details: … Continue reading

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