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SFKS Xi’an Electronic Newspaper Issue One Hundred and Twenty-Six September 2013

Laws and Regulations Updates
I. Supreme People’s Court’s Regulations on Several Matters Concerning the
Application of Enterprise Bankruptcy Law of the People’s Republic of  China (2)

The Supreme People’s Court promulgated on 5 September 2013 the Regulations on  Several Matters Concerning the Application of Enterprise Bankruptcy Law of the People’s Republic of China (2) (the “Regulations”), which have come into effect since 16 September 2013. More…

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Samuel Levine speaks on real estate law developments

Arnstein & Lehr

Samuel Levine

Arnstein & Lehr Chicago Partner Samuel H. Levine spoke at a seminar titled, “Real Estate for Changing Times” on October 3. The event was sponsored by the Greater Illinois Title Company and Mr. Levine presented on new developments in real estate law.

Mr. Levine is also scheduled to speak at the Illinois State Bar Association’s Real Estate Law Update on October 17 and October 31. He will be presenting “New Developments in Lien Priorities.”

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"LaTourette: House Speaker Boehner Won’t Let U.S. Default," Steve LaTourette featured in ideastream

McDonald Hopkins Government Strategies President Steve LaTourette was featured in the ideastream article ”LaTourette: House Speaker Boehner Won’t Let U.S. Default.”

Click here to read the article.

http://www.ideastream.org/news/feature/latourettehouse-speaker-boehner-wont-let-us-default

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Obamacare/Healthcare — The Economic Impact (Dale Vlasek)

What:   Economic Forum: “Obamacare/Healthcare- The Economic Impact”

When: October 15, 2013
Meet and Mingle – 11:30 a.m.
Luncheon and Program – Noon

Where:  The Kravis Center
Cohen Pavilion
701 Okeechobee Blvd.
West Palm Beach
FREE Garage Parking 

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Genetic Transformation Injury As A Basis For Emotional Distress Damages

The traditional rule in tort law is that the threat of future harm, not yet realized, is not sufficient to state a claim. However, over the past twenty-five years, plaintiffs in toxic tort litigation have sought to assert new non-injury damage claims, such as medical monitoring and fear of cancer. Providing compensation for an event that has not yet occurred and, indeed, may never occur, is a long way from traditional tort, which only permits recovery when a victim has suffered a harm.

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TARK GRUNTE SUTKIENE welcomes new Associate Partner and her Associate team

TARK GRUNTE SUTKIENE welcomes new Associate Partner Daiva Ušinskaitė-Filonovienė, who joins firm’s Vilnius office together with her team of Associates Tomas Bairašauskas and Tomas Kajackas.

A former partner from law firm AAA Law, Daiva Ušinskaitė-Filonovienė specialises in the areas of insolvency, restructuring, banking and finance, shareholders’ disputes as well as litigation in other commercial disputes. Tomas Bairašauskas specialises in dispute resolution and Tomas Kajackas – in the area of public procurement.

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TARK GRUNTE SUTKIENE welcomes new Associate Partner and her Associate team

TARK GRUNTE SUTKIENE welcomes new Associate Partner Daiva Ušinskaitė-Filonovienė, who joins firm’s Vilnius office together with her team of Associates Tomas Bairašauskas and Tomas Kajackas.

A former partner from law firm AAA Law, Daiva Ušinskaitė-Filonovienė specialises in the areas of insolvency, restructuring, banking and finance, shareholders’ disputes as well as litigation in other commercial disputes. Tomas Bairašauskas specialises in dispute resolution and Tomas Kajackas – in the area of public procurement.

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“HIPAA-COMPLIANT” Texting of PHI: The Good. The Bad. The Ugly.

By:  Alaap Shah and Ali Lakhani

The Good: 

“Hey Doc, just shoot me a text . . .”

The business case supporting text messaging in a health care environment is compelling – it is mobile, fast, direct, and increases dialogue between physicians and patients as well as streamlines the often inefficient page/callback paradigm that stalls workflows and efficiency in the supply chain of healthcare delivery.  As a growing percentage of the 171 billion monthly text messages in the U.S. are sent by healthcare providers, often containing electronic protected health information (ePHI), providers are potentially exposing themselves to regulatory liabilities arising under the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).

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Jurister fra DAHL holder indlæg om ejerskifte

Randers Erhvervs- og Udviklingsråd inviterer den 19. november til morgenmøde under overskriften “Er din virksomhed attraktiv for en investor?”

Stiven Larsen og Mads Rossen Jakobsen fra DAHL Advokatfirma er blandt indlægsholderne. De fortæller om advokatens nytteværdi ved et ejerskifte.

De øvrige indlægsholdere kommer fra Randers Erhvervs- og Udviklingsråd, Dansk Revision, Holst Coaching & Leadership, Kapitalbørsen og Executive Capital.

Nærmere oplysninger, bl.a. om tilmelding, kan ses her.

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New York State Department of Labor Adopts Wage Deduction Regulations

By William J. Milani, Dean L. Silverberg, Jeffrey M. Landes, Susan Gross Sholinsky, Anna A. Cohen, and Jennifer A. Goldman

The New York State Department of Labor (“DOL”) has adopted wage deduction regulations (“Final Regulations”) pertaining to the expanded categories of permissible wage deductions in the New York Labor Law, effective October 9, 2013. 

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