Current filters:  
Healthcare
Brazil
Tauil & Chequer
On March 12, 2020, the Brazilian government published Act No. 356/2020, which provides for the regulation and implementation of measures to deal with the COVID-19 coronavirus as a public health emergency.
Canada
Miller Thomson LLP
Since the outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus, referred to as COVID-19, was originally identified on December 31, 2019 by Chinese health authorities, it has been closely followed internationally by all levels of government, ...
Miller Thomson LLP
Governments across Canada are responding to the COVID-19 crisis by invoking powers available to them under public health and emergency management legislation.
UK
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
The UK Government's recent decision, in consultation with the devolved administrations, to close down all "non-essential premises" will have considerable impact on the licensed trade in Scotland.
United States
Ropes & Gray LLP
Several jurisdictions recently imposed restrictions to limit the size of gatherings and close or reduce in-person operations
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
Most notably, the House's HR 6201 "technical corrections" do not change the scope of covered private employers. Thus, if passed, the PFML and PST mandates in HR 6201 would not be applicable to...
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
CMS issued guidance this afternoon on expanded Medicare coverage of telehealth services during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Arnold & Porter
The coronavirus crisis has created unprecedented emergency challenges for corporations, associations, and small businesses. These challenges cut across traditional legal disciplines and require a...
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart
In an effort to increase social distancing in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, on March 15, 2020, California Governor Gavin Newsom held a news
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
During the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare providers are being encouraged to provide services using telehealth technologies in order to minimize in-person contact.
Ostrow Reisin Berk & Abrams
We want to let you know that we are closely monitoring information from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), as well as local and state authorities,...
Mintz
In response to COVID-19, Massachusetts has directed health insurance carriers to, among other things, relax cost-sharing and enhance telemedicine services.
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
COVID-19 is disrupting society and healthcare in numerous profound ways. One way that is currently being overlooked, though, is the disruption to ongoing or planned clinical trials.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
In response to a recent directive from Congress, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released a report that describes
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
This article aims to summarize several developments in health care regulation and policy as part of the federal and state response to the COVID-19 outbreak in the United States.
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Following CMS' announcement of expanded Medicare and Medicaid coverage for telehealth, HHS' Office for Civil Rights ("OCR") announced on March 17 that it will exercise its enforcement discretion...
Foley & Lardner
As the coronavirus pandemic has unfolded, hospitals across the country have begun asking how the Emergency Medical Treatment and Labor Act (EMTALA) will be applied to...
Reed Smith
We are just going to dive right into it today. Because in a world where the rules and the situation are in such a state of flux and unknown, a little taste of something familiar is reassuring.
Foley & Lardner
Over the last week, the number of COVID-19 cases in the United States has spread to nearly all 50 states, with the number of confirmed cases changing by the minute.
Shipman & Goodwin LLP
Following President Trump's national emergency declaration on Friday, March 13, Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar exercised his authority under the Social Security Act to waive or modify portions of that Act.
FREE News Alerts
Sign Up for our free News Alerts - All the latest articles on your chosen topics condensed into a free bi-weekly email.
Popular Contributors
Upcoming Events
Tools
Font Size:
Translation
Mondaq Social Media