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Governor Signs SB 1421 and AB 748, Dramatically Increasing Public Access to Peace Officer Personnel Records

This post was authored by Paul D. Knothe. On September 30, 2018, Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. signed two significant pieces of legislation, Senate Bill 1421 and Assembly Bill 748, that will require major changes in how law enforcement agencies respond … Continue reading

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SEC Charges Its First Robo Actions – Increasing Scrutiny of the Investment Platform

It was never a question of if, but rather, when would the Securities and Exchange Commission launch its first charges against robo-advisors and what those charges would be. Following the then SEC Chairperson’s, Mary Jo White, keynote address at the … Continue reading

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Increasing Vaccination Rates Without Eliminating Nonmedical Exemptions

Measles is making a comeback in the United States. Despite the overall success of vaccination programs, local outbreaks of this painful and potentially deadly disease are now frustratingly routine. And measles is not alone; outbreaks of other vaccine-preventable diseases have … Continue reading

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Audits of Telehealth Services are Increasing. Do Your Telehealth Services Meet Applicable Requirements?

Audits of Telehealth Services are Increasing. Do Your Telehealth Services Meet Applicable Requirements? (December 21, 2018): The use of “telehealth” technologies to diagnose and treat patients can be used to address provider shortages, improve patient access to otherwise unavailable specialized … Continue reading

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On Contract Law’s Increasing Distortionary Effect on Substantive Trade Secret Law and How to Stop It

Deepa Varadarajan, The Trade Secret-Contract Interface, 103 Iowa L. Rev. 1543 (2018). Lauren Scholz Trade secret law and contract law have a complicated relationship. Every subject of commerce is extensively privately regulated by contracts. Intellectual property is distinct from other things of … Continue reading

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