- Blog: Haynes and Boone BlogsSelf-Funded ERISA Health Plans May Opt Into New Law Regarding Out-of-Network Service ProvidersPosted on July 19, 2018 by Haynes and Boone Benefits GroupNew Jersey recently enacted a law that is intended to address the issue of “surprise out-of-network charges” to patients who obtain healthcare from healthcare providers in New Jersey. The law, entitled the “Out-Of-Network Consumer Protection, Transparency, Cost Containment and Accountability Act” (the “NJ Act”), applies with respect to patients who have insured health coverage, but […] The post Self-Funded ERISA Health Plans May Opt Into New Law Regarding Out-of-Network Service Providers appeared first on Haynes and Boone Blogs.
- Blog: Waller Law BlogCannabis cultivator paves the way for marijuana companies on the NASDAQ exchangePosted on July 19, 2018 by Marc J. Adesso
- Blog: Privacy and Information Security Law BlogBrexit White Paper Addresses Data Protection-Related IssuesPosted on July 18, 2018 by Hunton Andrews Kurth LLPOn July 12, 2018, British Prime Minister Theresa May presented her Brexit White Paper, “The Future Relationship Between the United Kingdom and the European Union,” to Parliament. The White Paper outlines the UK’s desired future relationship with the EU post-Brexit, and includes within its scope important data protection-related issues, including digital trade, data flows, cooperation for the development of Artificial Intelligence, and the role of the Information Commissioner’s Office. Continue Reading
- Blog: You Might Be a WinnerPandamonium Over a Promotion: What to do When Your Promotion is Too PopularPosted on July 16, 2018 by Robert LaplacaOver the years there have been a number of promotions that just exploded beyond a brand’s expectations. In 2009, Oprah decided to treat the whole Internet to two pieces of KFC’s new Kentucky Grilled Chicken by promoting a coupon redeemable at participating restaurants. Lines snaked out the doors and cars lines up at drive-thru windows. Some customers waited two hours for their chicken and some were turned away with only coupons. Not to be outdone, on July 12, Build-A-Bear ran a [...]
- Blog: NextGen Financial Services ReportFederal Bank Agencies Set to Grant Community Banks Temporary Reprieve from FASB’s Burdensome Credit Losses RulePosted on July 11, 2018 by Jerry G. SanchezJuly 13, 2018, marks the comment deadline for the federal bank agencies’ proposed capital rules amendments to grant all banks the option to elect a three-year phase-in of the “day 1” regulatory capital effects from adopting the new and burdensome FASB Current Expected Credit Losses (CECL) methodology under GAAP (scheduled to become effective for the...Continue Reading…
- Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportSE Tech Podcast Ep. 56 – Damon GodutoPosted on July 6, 2018 by MMMTechLawWe speak with Damon Goduto, a serial entrepreneur and legal technologist. He is currently the VP of innovative legal and compliance AI with NexLP. NexLP provides the world’s leading AI engine to solve reactive, proactive and predictive data problems.