Showing 961 - 980 of 1740 results
Alert | Corporate, Tax & Transactional Alert
May 3, 2017 | R.I.P. to Brick-and-Mortar Stores in India
It is a millennial world – and with that comes the ability to do almost anything online. This is not a surprise to most Americans, as many well-known American clothing retailers have fallen prey to the rise of e-commerce. However, what may come as a...
May 1, 2017 | Legal Battles Continue in Ohio Over Oil & Gas Rights
May 2017 | The Spearin Doctrine Is 100 Years Old
Contractors are governed by the terms of their contracts, statutes, regulations, and case law. The contract can consist of the terms and conditions of the actual contract, general conditions, supplemental conditions, sometimes proposals, reports, pla...
Alert | Corporate, Tax & Transactional Alert
Apr 28, 2017 | White House Announces Tax Reform Proposals
On April 26, 2017, the White House distributed a one-page outline of its tax reform proposals entitled “2017 Tax Reform for Economic Growth and American Jobs” (Outline).  The reforms in the Outline are set forth in general terms and are divided into...
Apr 26, 2017 | 4 Ways to Deal wtih Abusive Physician Behavior
Apr 19, 2017 | Technology M&A Predicted to Rise Significantly in 2017
Experts following M&A trends predict that the volume of technology-centered deals will rise significantly in 2017. More than ever, businesses feel the pressure to innovate and expand in the digital age that we live in. As such, it is critical that, w...
Alert | Health Law Alert
Apr 18, 2017 | FBI Warning on Cybercriminals Targeting FTP Servers to Compromise Protected Health Information
In March 2017, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) issued a Private Industry Notice (Notice) advising that the FBI is aware that cybercriminals are actively targeting File Transfer Protocol (FTP) servers in “anonymous” mode, which are associate...
Apr 12, 2017 | Plenty of Room for Physicians and Dentists to Collaborate
Dentists and doctors working together professionally is hardly a new concept.  Collaboration between the two professions has occurred in many different areas. For example, in sleep medicine, physicians and dentists often work together as a multi-disc...
Alert | Employment Services Alert
Apr 5, 2017 | Federal Appeals Court Rules Civil Rights Act Protects LGBT Employees
A federal appeals court ruled on Tuesday that Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 prohibits job discrimination against gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender employees. The decision, by the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circui...
Mar 30, 2017 | The Rising Importance of Independent Sponsors in M&A
Independent sponsors have risen to the forefront as a unique way of sourcing target companies for acquisition. Throughout 2016, we heard about the slowdown in the number of M&A deals reaching completion. Despite the slowdown, we also heard that credi...
Alert | Corporate, Tax & Transactional Alert
Mar 24, 2017 | Disclosure Only Settlements - the Effect of Choice of Law
The Delaware Courts took a significant step in 2016 to reduce the filing in Delaware of lawsuits aimed at procuring disclosure only settlements (meaning settlements that involve only the provision of additional information surrounding a proposed sale...
Alert | Health Law Alert
Mar 23, 2017 | House Preparing to Vote on Repeal and Replace of Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act
Following the introduction of proposed legislation on March 6, 2017 to repeal and replace certain portions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Manager’s Amendments on March 20, 2017, the House Rules Committee met on March 22,...
Mar 15, 2017 | Protecting Your Practice from Ransomware
Most physicians are aware of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements related to the privacy of a patient's protected health information (PHI).  However, many practices are still non-compliant with the more sophist...
Alert | Immigration Law Alert
Mar 13, 2017 | Second Time's a Charm?
Last Monday, President Trump signed a new Executive Order (Order) banning citizens of six predominantly Muslim countries from entering the United States. This ban includes citizens from Sudan, Syria, Iran, Libya, Somalia, and Yemen. The new Order goe...
Alert | Health Law Alert
Mar 10, 2017 | Prior Felony Convictions May No Longer Permanently Prevent Professional Licensure
A felony conviction can prohibit an individual from obtaining or maintaining a professional license to practice in the health care field. In an effort to minimize the impact of prior felony convictions on a person’s ability to obtain professional lic...
2017 | "The Expanding Survivorship Claim"
Mar 1, 2017 | Protecting Practices from a Significant Billing Error
I recently had a client contact me regarding an issue with an employed surgeon who performs procedures at a surgery center ("ASC").  The surgeon had a patient scheduled for a procedure, but the patient never actually had the procedure performed. S...
March 2017 | Everyone in the "Hot Tub" - Experts Only
More and more, we try to get creative with ways to resolve disputes. Years ago, the construction industry and construction lawyers realized that litigation before judges who knew very little about construction and jurors who knew even less, was not a...
Mar 1, 2017 | Two Roetzel Partners Take on Board Commitments
Roetzel & Andress Partner Lewis W. Adkins Jr. has begun serving a nine-year term on The University of Akron Board of Trustees while Partner Stephen Funk rejoined Community Legal Aid Services Inc.’s board of trustees last fall. He started on Feb. 3...
Mar 1, 2017 | Ohio Gas & OilRover Pipeline Files Mass Condemnation Actions in Ohio