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|Arbitration for One is Not Arbitration for All: Sixth Circuit Allows Lawsuit Against Indirect Parties Following Consolidated Arbitration|
Scott W. Cowan, Taylor L. Freeman, Kent W. Lindsay, Andrew D. Ness, Stephen V. O'Neal; Jones Day;
October 16, 2014, previously published on October 2014Recently, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit allowed a subcontractor's lawsuit against design professionals to proceed even though all parties had previously participated in a consolidated arbitration proceeding over the same issues. W.J. O'Neil Co. v. Shepley, Bulfinch, Richardson...
|California Adds More Teeth to Its Data Breach Notification Law|
Gabriel Ledeen, Michael G. Morgan, Katherine S. Ritchey, Gregory P. Silberman; Jones Day;
October 16, 2014, previously published on October 2014On September 30, 2014, California's Governor Brown signed A.B. 1710, a bill establishing new requirements under California's data breach notification statute. The new law adds three provisions to the existing statute, California Civil Code section 1798.81.5: (i) it prohibits the sale, advertisement...
|Deciding Whether to Play or Pay Under the Affordable Care Act - 2014 Updates|
Marlene P. Frank, Sarah Heck Griffin, Daniel C. Hagen, Elena Kaplan, F. Curt Kirschner; Jones Day;
June 25, 2014, previously published on June 2014The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (the “ACA”) added a new Section 4980H to the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, which generally requires employers to offer health coverage to their employees or face a penalty (the “employer Mandate”). Following are...
|Are Your Construction Contracts' Forum-Selection and Choice-of-Law Clauses Enforceable?|
Kent W. Lindsay, Daniel D. McMillan, Andrew D. Ness, Kevin O'Brien, Stephen V. O'Neal; Jones Day;
June 24, 2014, previously published on June 2014While typically relegated to the last pages of a construction contract, forum-selection and choice-of-law clauses control every aspect of the parties' respective obligations and liabilities undertaken on a project. Issues like payment, suspension of work and termination, good faith and fair...
|American Medical Association Offers New Telemedicine Recommendations|
Alexis Slagle Gilroy, Stephanie L. Resnik, Soleil E. Teubner; Jones Day;
June 24, 2014, previously published on June 2014During this week's annual meeting, the American Medical Association's ("AMA") House of Delegates approved its Council on Medical Service's report setting forth recommendations regarding the practice of telemedicine. The report, which comes on the heels of the Federation of State Medical...
|Attorney General's Office Issues "Do Not Track" Disclosure Guidelines|
Richard J. Johnson, Ka-on Li, Mauricio F. Paez, Katherine S. Ritchey, Gregory P. Silberman; Jones Day;
June 11, 2014, previously published on June 2014The California Attorney General's Office recently issued a set of guidelines, titled "Making Your Privacy Practices Public" ("Guidelines"), designed to help companies develop "meaningful" privacy policies that provide transparency, accountability, and choice for online...
|State Medical Board Delegates Promote New Model Policy on Telemedicine|
Matthew R. Bowles, Alexis Slagle Gilroy, Jeffrey L. Kapp, Soleil E. Teubner; Jones Day;
May 6, 2014, previously published on May 2014On April 26, the Federation of State Medical Boards ("FSMB") adopted a model telemedicine policy, offering a framework for regulators and health care professionals to consider as utilization of telehealth technologies between providers and patients continues to grow. The nonbinding policy...
|Update on Litigation Challenging California's Greenhouse Gas Regulatory Programs|
Daniel L. Corbett, Thomas M. Donnelly; Jones Day;
April 29, 2014, previously published on April 2014Legal challenges to California's greenhouse gas ("GHG") regulatory programs continue to work their way through California and federal courts. With the most significant challenge facing possible review by the U.S. Supreme Court, two other challenges pending before the California Court of...
|Landmark Decision Confirms FTC Authority to Regulate Privacy and Data Security|
Richard J. Johnson, Mark Mansour, Mauricio F. Paez, Katherine S. Ritchey, Gregory P. Silberman; Jones Day;
April 15, 2014, previously published on April 2014In FTC v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp., No 13-1887, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 47622 (D.N.J. Apr. 7, 2014)—a case closely watched by privacy and data security professionals across the United States—a federal district court held that the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has authority...
|Satisfying Self-Insured Retentions with Third Party Payments: A Satisfying Florida Decision That Is Worth Your Retention|
Daven G. Lowhurst; Jones Day;
April 10, 2014, previously published on April 2, 2014While the definition may vary from state to state and policy to policy, a self-insured retention (“SIR”) typically refers to a dollar amount stated in a liability policy that must be satisfied by the insured before the insurer will respond to a lawsuit or claim. Thus, a liability...