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Alert | Energy, Utilities, Oil & Gas Alert
Dec 2, 2015 | Ohio Appeals Court Remands Case to Trial Court for Assessment of "Reasonableness" in Delay of Repairs to Well
In Dennison Bridge, Inc. v. Resource Energy, L.L.C., the Ohio Court of Appeals for the Seventh District found that the reasonableness of a delay in repairing a well created a question of fact in the termination of an oil and gas lease for non-product...
Alert | FDA Alert
Dec 2, 2015 | FDA Extends Comment Period on Proposed Rule Clarifying When Products Made or Derived From Tobacco Are Regulated as Drugs, Devices or Combination Products
On September 25, 2015, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a proposed rule seeking to clarify the circumstances in which a product made or derived from tobacco that is intended for human consumption will be subject to regulation as a drug,...
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Dec 2, 2015 | How to Avoid Filing a report to the NPDB
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Dec 2, 2015 | Take a Lesson from Theranos: Plan Ahead
Some early-stage, high-growth companies choose to stay private instead of going public in part so that they have the opportunity to grow under the radar without intense scrutiny from securities regulators and the press.  However, as Elizabeth Holmes,...
Alert | Transportation Law Alert
Dec 1, 2015 | Driver Coercion Rule is Final and Effective January 29, 2016
Yesterday, November 30, 2015, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) adopted regulations that prohibit motor carriers, shippers, receivers, and transportation intermediaries from coercing drivers to operate commercial motor vehicles...
Alert | Employment Services Alert
Nov 18, 2015 | OSHA to Raise Fines for First Time in Quarter Century
For the first time since 1990, penalties for workplace safety violations have increased. The rise in fines, which would adjust for inflation over the past 25 years, were signed into law as part of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015, signed by Presiden...
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Nov 18, 2015 | Consider Patient Population wtih Tech Investments
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Nov 13, 2015 | Court of Appeals Upholds Trial Court Decision in Ferguson v. State of Ohio
In March of this year, we advised that a Cuyahoga County (Cleveland, Ohio) Judge had ruled Ohio Revised Code 4123.512(D) unconstitutional. This Code section prohibits an injured worker from voluntarily dismissing an employer’s court appeal without th...
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Nov 4, 2015 | Employed Physicians, Protect Yourself from "Clawback"
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Oct 29, 2015 | The Legal Pitfalls of Interviewing: Make Sure Your Company is Compliant
Finding great candidates for your business may be challenging, but the legal landmines associated with interviewing candidates can be truly hazardous. Compliance with state and federal laws during a company’s interview process is key to protecting a...
Alert | Education Law Alert
Oct 26, 2015 | Misuse of Public Funds for Levy Campaigns
Auditor Dave Yost’s Office announced results of a special audit on October 22, 2015, finding that a local school district in Delaware County engaged in the illegal use of public funds.  The district will be issued a finding for recovery based upon it...
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Oct 23, 2015 | OSHA Prepares to Target Safety Incentive Programs
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has announced that it will issue a final rule this fall that may make safety incentive programs, which reward employees for low accident levels, illegal. Such a rule was recently sent to the Of...
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Oct 21, 2015 | Intolerant Practice Staff Not Wanted
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Oct 9, 2015 | Charter School Reform Bill Heads to Governor for Signature
Ohio House Bill 2 (HB2), the community school sponsorship and management reform bill, was passed by the Ohio General Assembly on Wednesday and is now headed to Governor Kasich for his signature.  This long-awaited bipartisan reform bill includes a nu...
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Oct 7, 2015 | When it Comes to Telehealth, Look Before You Leap
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Fall 2015 | Power to the People: How Medical Mobile Apps Are Increasing Patient Knowledge and Changing the Doctor Patient Relationship
Alert | Antitrust Law Alert
Sep 28, 2015 | FDA Issues Proposed Rule Clarifying When Products Made or Derived From Tobacco Are Regulated as Drugs, Devices or Combination Products
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a proposed rule seeking to clarify the circumstances in which a product made or derived from tobacco that is intended for human consumption will be subject to regulation as a drug, device, or a combin...
Alert | Corporate Compliance Alert
Sep 14, 2015 | Five Things You Can Do Today to Increase Information Security
Small healthcare organizations have very valuable data. In 2013, medical-related identify theft accounted for 43 percent of all identity thefts reported in the United States. And, according to some reports, healthcare data is up to 50 times more valu...
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Sep 10, 2015 | Obama Orders Federal Contractors to Provide Paid Sick Leave
On September 7, 2015, Labor Day, President Barack Obama signed an executive order requiring federal contractors and subcontractors to provide paid sick leave for their employees. Contractors must provide employees one hour of paid leave for every 30...
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Sep 4, 2015 | Third Circuit Upholds FTC Authority on Cybersecurity
On August 24, 2015, the Third Circuit released its long awaited opinion in Federal Trade Commission v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp., et al., Case No. 14-3514, and affirmed a District Court’s finding that the Federal Trade Commission (the “FTC”) has author...