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HTMLRansomware Strikes California Hospital - Could You Be Next?
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on February 23, 2016
In a chain of events that should be a wake-up call to any entity using and storing critical health information (and indeed, ANY kind of critical information), Hollywood Presbyterian Medical Center (“HPMC”) has announced that it paid hackers $17,000 to end a ransomware attack on the...

 

HTMLFederal Circuit Backs Finding of Inequitable Conduct in Reexamination of Prosthetics Patent
John B. Forrest, Brad M. Scheller; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on February 25, 2016
The Federal Circuit has affirmed a district court’s awarding of attorneys’ fees to Alps South (Alps) based on inequitable conduct by Ohio Willow Wood (OWW) during reexamination of its patent for gel-coated, cushioned socks that fit over an amputated limb (U.S. Patent No. 5,830,237)....

 

HTMLCISA Guidelines: Privacy and Civil Liberties Interim Guidelines for Federal Agencies
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on March 2, 2016
Last week, we discussed the Federal government’s first steps toward implementing the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA). Among the guidance documents released by the Department of Homeland Security and the Department of Justice were the Privacy and Civil Liberties Interim...

 

HTMLAcquittals in Vascular Solutions Case Deal Setback to DOJ
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on March 2, 2016
On February 26, 2016, a federal jury in Texas returned not guilty verdicts with respect to charges brought against Vascular Solutions Inc. (“VSI”) and its CEO by the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”), dealing a decisive blow in a case brought before the Yates Memo was...

 

HTMLCalifornia by the Numbers (Part 1): 24 Million Compromised in 2015
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on February 25, 2016
California Attorney General Kamala Harris has released a report of the data breaches that have been reported to her office from 2012 until 2015. Although the California data breach notification law took effect in 2003, beginning in 2012, businesses and government agencies have been required to...

 

HTMLA Preview of Business Immigration in 2016: Visa Bulletin Controversy Continues (Part 5/6)
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on February 25, 2016
In October 2015, the Department of State (DOS) unveiled a significant change to its visa bulletin. The monthly bulletin outlining immigrant visa availability issued by the State Department has two charts: one showing cutoff dates that govern when visas can be issued, and a new chart containing...

 

HTMLCMS Releases 2017 Advance Notice and Draft Call Letter
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on February 29, 2016
Last week, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its 2017 Advance Rate Notice and draft Call Letter (“2017 Draft Call Letter”) for the Medicare Advantage (“MA”) and Part D programs. With the final 2017 Call Letter to be released April 4, 2015, CMS...

 

HTMLKey Review of Privacy Shield Coming in Six Weeks
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on March 1, 2016
Now that the EU Commission has published the complete version of its draft decision adopting the EU-US Privacy Shield program, it’s time for the key reviewers to dig in. I don’t mean the lawyers, or EU privacy advocates, or US businesses, although their views will no doubt be...

 

HTMLUS Consulates in Canada Expand E-1/E-2 Visa Processing
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on February 26, 2016
The US Consulate in Toronto has introduced “streamlined” registration for companies applying for E-1 Treaty Trader or E-2 Investor registrations. In addition, E-1 and E-2 visa processing for employees of companies with valid registrations has been expanded to the US Embassy in Ottawa...

 

HTMLUSPTO “Forecloses” on Mortgage Processing Patent under Alice
Ping Hu, Brad M. Scheller; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 11, 2016, previously published on February 25, 2016
Patent owners continue to face an uphill battle at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board. According to U.S. Patent Office statistics as of December 31, 2015, a majority (72%) of the 529 Inter Partes Reviews (IPR) proceeding to trial and receiving Final Written Decisions ended in all examined claims...

 


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