In this episode of Baird Holm Banter, David Kramer is joined by Patrick Kennedy to discuss personal privacy on the internet and the potential legal implications for individuals and businesses of the Supreme Court’s recent holding in an important LinkedIn data-scraping case. Listen here.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the sudden wave of remote employees, the Nebraska Department of Revenue (NDOR) published emergency FAQs in March of 2020 that waived an employer’s obligation to update the working location of their employees for State income tax withholding purposes. The NDOR guidance applied to […]
On July 9, 2021, President Biden issued the “Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy,” which set out a “whole-government policy” of enforcing antitrust laws to prevent excessive consolidation and thus improve competition. Encompassing a wide range of directives and policy statements, the order specifically targets four important […]
Forget the “Carrot,” Straight to the “Stick”: CMS Proposes Increased Penalties for Noncompliance with the Price Transparency Rule
As of January 1, 2021, hospitals were required to disclose prices and otherwise comply with the price transparency requirements or face penalties. As a refresher, the price transparency rule requires hospitals post the “standard charges” of 300 common health services. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (“CMS”) specified 70 […]
Earlier this month, three federal bank agencies – the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (each an “Agency” and, collectively, the “Agencies”) – issued a request for public comment related to joint guidance proposed […]