HIPAA For Labor And Employment Attorneys: What You Need To Know – Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences

Betty Q. Hixson

In their law practices, attorneys can regularly handle sensitive patient information that’s protected under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).  Lawyers have a duty and responsibility to safeguard such information or face severe penalties for noncompliance. This article summarizes a webinar we hosted for the Law Firm Alliance’s […]

HIPAA Basics For Employment Attorneys

Betty Q. Hixson

Friday, February 11, 2022 In their law practices, attorneys can regularly handle sensitive patient information that’s protected under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).  Lawyers have a duty and responsibility to safeguard such information or face severe penalties for noncompliance. This article summarizes a webinar we hosted for […]

Aggressive Action Against Alleged HIPAA Violations

Betty Q. Hixson

Wednesday, February 2, 2022 In a recent Press Release dated December 15, 2021, the Office of the Attorney General for the State of New Jersey (the “N.J. Attorney General’s Office”) announced the settlement, via consent order, of alleged HIPAA violations involving three, New Jersey based cancer treatment providers, In the Matter of RCCA MSO […]