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Foley & Lardner LLP is the 2015 sponsor for ACC's Health Law Committee.

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The Health Law committee provides information for both business counseling and litigation attorneys involved in life insurance, pharmaceutical, medical devices, health providers and other organizations operating in the life, health and disability industry.

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special announcements

Inaugural Health Law Blog Post

We are pleased to announce our inaugural blog post on Inside Health Law, a new blog series designed for Health Law Committee members to discuss issues that are important to our industry. We look forward to providing you with commentary every month on hot topics in our industry. Access it here.

Career Advice for In-Transition Health Law Committee Lawyers

K.Royal, ACC Health Law Committee's  Healthcare Privacy Subcommittee Co-Chair, Publications Chair and Chapter Outreach chair, wrote an interesting article for the ACC Docket about obtaining her current position at Align Technology and about her career path.  The article is entitled – Trading in the Hospital Scrubs:  How K Royal Navigated Her Career Transition and can be read in the ACC Docket here.


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Upcoming Meetings

Tuesday, April 7, 2015 at 12:00 PM ET, 4:00 PM GMT
Includes an online presentation

US Health Care Antitrust Highlights: Trends to Watch

The presentation will cover: recent developments in the law of single enterprise immunity (the "Copperweld" doctrine), and what they mean for healthcare organizations key takeaways for providers from the recent FTC v. St. Luke‰s decision in the Ninth Circuit, and other developments on the provider consolidation front important developments in the pharmaceutical space, both in litigation and enforcement Benjamin Dryden, Senior Counsel, Foley & Lardner LLP Holden Brooks, Senior Counsel, Foley & Lardner LLP Michelle Johnson Tidjani, Deputy Chief Legal Officer, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at 12:00 PM ET, 4:00 PM GMT


Cloud Computing for Health Care Organizations: A Practical Framework for Managing Risks

Aug 2013 InfoPAK Download pdf
Sponsored by Foley & Lardner LLP
This InfoPAK provides essential legal and practical advice about cloud computing and its increasing use in the health care industry. It explores in depth the primary legal risks associated with hosting ...

Recent Committee-Developed Resources

Authorization for Use of Health Information for Marketing

Jan 2015 Form & Policy Download doc
This sample form deals with authorization for use of health information for marketing purposes.

Ten Things That Health Care Lawyers Should Be Thinking About

Dec 2014 Top Ten
Sponsored by Foley & Lardner LLP
This top ten is an overview of ten industry challenges that all health care lawyers should be aware of.

Physician-Owned Distributorship Toolkit

Jul 2014 Primer Download pdf
This report is a summary of the Committee findings to date and an overview of the key issues identified which have implications for the health care system as a whole.