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Jul 6, 2017 | STATE BUDGET UPDATE: In a Historic Move, House Votes to Override 11 of the Governor's Vetoes from State Budget
The last time the Legislature voted to override multiple state budget vetoes was exactly forty (40) years ago to this day on July 6, 1977 under then Governor James Rhodes (R) and former longtime House Speaker Vern Riffe (D). However, just this mornin...
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Jul 5, 2017 | Physicians Begin Receiving Licenses Under Licensure Compact
Recently, physicians became eligible to apply for out-of-state licensure pursuant to the Interstate Medical License Compact (Compact). The Compact is a voluntary agreement among eighteen states and twenty-three medical boards that allows a physician...
Jul 5, 2017 | Understanding HIPAA's Medical Record Transfer Rules
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Jul 3, 2017 | State Budget Wrap-Up: Extensive Public Policy and Funding Changes - What You Need to Know
Just before the midnight deadline on Friday, Governor John R. Kasich signed the state’s two-year operating budget into law. The Governor first released his budget proposal in January 2017 and the Legislature has spent the last six (6) months hearing...
Jul 1, 2017 | Litigating Against the Latest Efforts by the Plaintiffs' Bar to Misconstrue the FMCSA Regulations
The Context The Concrete Examples - And Advice Raising the Standard of Care for Motor Carriers Raising the Standard of Care for Truck Drivers Building a Fictitious "Rap Sheet" Equating Lack of a Training Program with Negligence Co...
July 2017 | Two's a Company in the Florida Sunshine
Jul 1, 2017 | Ohio Supreme Court Rules in Oil & Gas Lease Interpretation Case
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Jun 30, 2017 | OSHA Proposes to Extend July 1 Deadline for Injury and Illness Summaries
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) had previously set a deadline of July 1, 2017 for certain employers to electronically submit Form 300A, Annual Injury and Illness Summaries. In a proposed rule included in the June 28, 2017 Fed...
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Jun 29, 2017 | 2017 Community Association Legislation
The Florida Legislature has approved several bills affecting condominium, cooperative, and homeowners’ associations.  House Bill 1237 and Senate Bill 1520 only amend Chapter 718, Florida Statutes (the Condominium Act). Senate Bill 398 amends the Cond...
Jun 25, 2017 | Convention Center overhaul nearing finish; interactive sculpture planned near entrance
The $125 million overhaul of the Greater Columbus Convention Center is running on time. Completion is set for July 1 as planned, after 22 months of work that was done in phases to keep the center operational. But don’t expect any big parties or ri...
Jun 21, 2017 | How to Handle an Audit from Medicare or Other Payers
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Jun 20, 2017 | IRS Grants Extension of Time to Acquired Group to Elect to Deduct 70-Percent of Their Success-Based Advisor Fees
In Private Letter Ruling 201722002 (published June 2, 2017), the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) granted the taxpayer, a group of corporations that were acquired pursuant to a plan and agreement of merger and became wholly owned subsidiaries of the ac...
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Jun 16, 2017 | Court Rules Against Dish Network in Multi-State Lawsuit
On June 5, 2017, the United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois issued a ruling in a lawsuit filed against Dish Network, LLC (3:09-CV-03073). The plaintiffs in the lawsuit were the United States (on behalf of the Federal Trade...
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Jun 9, 2017 | Recent United States Supreme Court Decision Further Constricts Use of General Personal Jurisdiction to "Forum Shop" Against Transportation Companies
The Supreme Court’s recent decision in BNSF Ry. Co. v. Tyrrell (BNSF), No. 16-405, 2017 WL 2322834, (U.S. May 30, 2017) demonstrates why personal jurisdiction should be examined in response to every lawsuit filed against a transportation company and...
Jun 7, 2017 | 5 Ways to Cover a Physician's Departure from Your Practice
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Jun 2, 2017 | When Does a Text Become a Binding Contract in Real Estate?
Watch out, that text you just sent may have created an enforceable contract. As the use of electronic communication has become more pervasive in society, warnings regarding its various forms: text messages, email, Facebook posts, Facebook messages, a...
May 24, 2017 | The 3Rs Program, Including Immigrants and Refugees
Growing up, my parents instilled many important things into my child-sized head: “Say please and thank you!”; “Don’t talk to strangers!”; “Maybe next year, the Browns will be good...”; and “Ohio State is better than that school up north.” Most of us,...
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May 22, 2017 | Ohio House of Representatives Passes Bill Removing Workers' Compensation Benefits for Unauthorized Aliens; Reduces Time to File Claim to One Year for all Workers
The House of Representatives passed House Bill 27 (HB 27) to provide for a $566.5 million workers’ compensation budget over the next two years. The House of Representatives included three significant additions to that bill: The time for an inju...
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May 18, 2017 | Delaware Court of Chancery Focuses on Fiduciary Duty of Directors Appointed by Preferred Stockholders
In a recent Delaware Court of Chancery opinion filed April 14, 2017 in The Frederick Hsu Living Trust v. ODN Holding Corporation, the court held that it may be a breach of the directors’ fiduciary duty to cause the corporation to sell off parts of it...
May 17, 2017 | CMS Abusing Authority to Revoke Medicare Participation