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Alert | Transportation Alert
Jun 22, 2021 | What You Should Know About Liability Waivers for Minors in Ohio
As Ohio’s COVID restrictions are lifting, and families and organizations get back to regular sports and recreational activities, it is important to consider the legal contours of liability waivers that parents sign for their minor children.  In Oh...
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Jun 17, 2021 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Negative Online Reviews and Reputation Management: Tips for Health Care Practices and Providers
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.  More patients than ever admit to choosing their health care provider...
Alert | Education Law Alert
Jun 17, 2021 | U.S. Department of Education Issues New Interpretation Providing Protection Against Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation and/or Gender Identity Under Title IX
On Wednesday, June 16, the United States Department of Education issued a Notice of Interpretation (“Interpretation”) “to make clear that the Department interprets Title IX’s prohibition on sex discrimination to encompass discrimination based on sexu...
Alert | Employment Services Alert
Jun 11, 2021 | OSHA Issues COVID-19 Rules for Healthcare Employers Only
On June 10, 2021, Marty Walsh, Labor Secretary and acting assistant Secretary of Labor for Jim Frederick of Occupational Safety and Health Administration, announced the “emergency temporary standard,” or ETS, that identifies what employers must do to...
Alert | Public Law Alert
Jun 11, 2021 | Will Cannabis Ever Be Legalized at the Federal Level?
Many states have legalized the use of cannabis for medical and/or recreational usage. However, cannabis is still listed as a Schedule I drug under the Controlled Substances Act and thus illegal at the federal level. Passage of the Marijuana Opportuni...
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Jun 10, 2021 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Health Care Practices: Can They Seek Employee Retention Credits Based on Harm Caused By COVID-19?
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.  In this episode, host Ericka Adler, Roetzel shareholder and Health L...
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Jun 3, 2021 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: The Important and Thriving Role of Private Medical Practices
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.  In this episode, host Ericka Adler, Roetzel shareholder and Health L...
Alert | Employment Services Alert
May 28, 2021 | BWC Proposes New Rule Excluding COVID-19 Claims From an Employer’s Experience Rating
The Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) is proposing a new rule which will exclude COVID-19 claims from an employer’s experience rating.   In proposing the new rule, the BWC noted that pandemics are generally considered catastrophes and the pres...
Alert | Employment Services Alert
May 28, 2021 | EEOC Issues Updated Technical Guidance Regarding COVID-19 Vaccinations
On May 28, 2021, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (“EEOC”) issued updated technical guidance regarding COVID-19 vaccinations consistent with federal civil rights laws enforced by the EEOC. The EEOC technical guidance states that “[a]nalysi...
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May 27, 2021 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Financial Planning and Contract Negotiation for Female Physicians
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.  When negotiating their contracts, female physicians often have diffe...
Alert | Health Law Alert
May 25, 2021 | Illinois Governor Signs Sweeping Health Care Law
Governor J.B. Pritzker recently signed into law the “Illinois Health Care and Human Service Reform Act” (Act). The purpose of the Act is to address inequality in the delivery of health care services in Illinois. While many provisions apply solely to...
Alert | Corporate, Tax & Transactional Alert
May 24, 2021 | IRS Asks Major Crypto Exchange for Users’ Identities and Data
Earlier this month, the United States District Court, Northern District of California approved the Internal Revenue Service’s (IRS) request to execute a “John Doe” summons on the parent company of popular cryptocurrency exchange Kraken. The order dem...
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May 20, 2021 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Tips for Dentists Starting or Acquiring a Dental Practice
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.  In this Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot episode, Roetzel attorneys Ericka...
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May 13, 2021 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Foundations of a Solid Compliance Program
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.  Every health care practice should have a solid compliance program in...
Alert | Environmental Law
May 7, 2021 | Clean Water Act Update
Overview of Recent Nationwide Permit Program Changes On March 28, 2017, former President Donald Trump issued Executive Order 13783, “Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth.” The Executive Order directed the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...
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May 6, 2021 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: How to Respond to Payor Audits Without Panicking
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.  In this week’s episode, Roetzel attorneys Ericka Adler and Christina...
Alert | Bankruptcy and Creditors' Right
May 6, 2021 | Tenants Get at Least a Week’s Breathing Room Under Continuing Eviction Moratorium
While the District of Columbia federal court's order yesterday vacated the moratorium, HHS (the CDC is part of the family of agencies under the HHS, which was actually named as the Defendant) quickly filed an emergency motion to stay the order.  You...
Alert | Bankruptcy and Creditors' Right
May 5, 2021 | Federal Judge Vacates CDC Eviction Moratorium
On Wednesday, May 5, 2021, Judge Friedrich of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, entered an Order vacating the CDC’s nationwide eviction moratorium order. In a related opinion, Judge Friedrich ruled that the Public Health...
Alert | Transportation Alert
May 4, 2021 | It’s a Bird! It’s a Plane! It’s a … Drone?
The Federal Aviation Administration recently issued final rules requiring remote identification of Unmanned Aerial Systems (“UAS” aka drones) and allowing flight over people, moving vehicles, and at night under certain conditions. The final rules wen...
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Apr 29, 2021 | Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot: Is Private Equity Right for Your Practice?
Roetzel HealthLaw HotSpot® is a podcast and YouTube channel for physicians and health professionals that covers the legal issues and trends that affect the health care industry.  There has been a steady increase in private equity investment in phy...