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Ryan Whitney

Protected Health Information: Has it been Compromised?

Ryan Whitney Managing Editor Loyola University Chicago School of Law, JD 2017   HIPAA breaches occur on a daily basis. Although undesirable, many of these breaches are not serious enough to require patient notification. But others are more egregious and can cause harm to both the patient and the providing entity. This article outlines a …
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Compliance Tips to Keep Your New Year Resolution

Ryan Whitney Managing Editor Loyola University Chicago School of Law, JD 2017   With the chaotic 2016 behind us and 2017 underway, many people are working to maintain the resolution(s) they set for themselves to ensure that last year’s failures are not repeated. Sadly, more than a quarter of us have already broken these resolutions …
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Compliance and The Dab

Ryan Whitney Managing Editor Loyola University School of Law, JD 2017   Dabbing has taken pop culture by storm in just the last year. Popularized by Carolina Panther’s quarterback Cam Newton, the dance move is now seen in all sorts of sports celebrations, dance adaptations, videos and promotions. It is a fad, a craze — …
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New Overtime Rules Have Employers Working Overtime

Ryan Whitney Managing Editor Loyola University Chicago School of Law, JD 2017   Beginning in December of this year, the Department of Labor will implement their final update to the rules governing overtime pay. The new income threshold will nearly double, thus encompassing 4 million workers nationwide. This update will have a large impact on …
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