How Collecting Biometric Information Can Lead to Litigation
Jun27

How Collecting Biometric Information Can Lead to Litigation

Biometric information may be extremely useful, but healthcare organizations must take into account state laws before implementing any programs that collect or leverage that information.

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The Sedona Conference Published a Guide for Responding to a Data Breach
Apr24

The Sedona Conference Published a Guide for Responding to a Data Breach

No healthcare organization looks forward to the day they have to deal with a data breach. Unfortunately, data breaches happen seemingly on a daily basis.

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Can Texting Get a Healthcare Provider in Trouble?
Mar27

Can Texting Get a Healthcare Provider in Trouble?

Can texting get a healthcare provider in trouble? The answer to that question, like many other legal ones, is “it depends.”

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You’ve Been Served: What’s Next?
Feb28

You’ve Been Served: What’s Next?

There should be information governance policies and procedures in place that address receipt, processing, and response to subpoenas whether or not these subpoenas call for disclosure of confidential information.

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Attorney-Client Privilege and Work Product
Jan25

Attorney-Client Privilege and Work Product

There are multiple reasons why otherwise discoverable information could be withheld, but this post will address privilege and work product.

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Cooperate—“Or Else”
Dec19

Cooperate—“Or Else”

The duty of parties in civil actions to “meet-and-confer”—in essence, to cooperate—continues throughout discovery. Unfortunately, cooperation is sometimes lacking.

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