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 IG Principles Through the Lens of Litigation
Mar21

The IG Principles Through the Lens of Litigation

Whatever the new source might be, healthcare organizations must have tools available that can assist in the development of IG programs and managing the Big Data influx.

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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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SCOTUS Declines to Hear Insurer Privacy Breach Appeal

The US Supreme Court has declined to hear a potentially precedent-setting case concerning a privacy breach that exposed the information of 1.1 million CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield subscribers in 2014.

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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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