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President Signs Final Piece of Health Care Reform

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - (Mealey's) On March 30, 2010 at Northern Virginia Community College, President Barack Obama signed into law H.R. 4872, the final piece of historic health care reform. President Obama signed H.R. 4872 at a college because the amendments also change the way student loans are made...

Health Team of the Year - McDermott Will & Emery

We Are Honored by Your Confidence in Us Dear Clients and Friends: We are deeply honored to have received the 2010 Chambers USA Award for Excellence in Healthcare at the publisher’s recent ceremony. We thank you, our valued clients and friends who have made this recognition possible by entrusting...

Year in Review – Employment Law Changes for Employers in 2010

2010 marked several significant changes to federal and state laws affecting employers. The following are key changes that happened in 2010 in Oregon, Washington, and California and what employers need to do to follow these new laws as well as the recent health care reform legislation. All States...

2011 Workers' Compensation Centennial - Celebrations and the Future

As reported in other blogs , 1911 marks the 100th anniversary of workers' compensation as a statutory framework for providing benefits to workers who sustain industrial injuries within the United States. As noted below, nine states led the initial charge in enacting successful workers' compensation...

State Net Capitol Journal Spotlight: Hot Issues Won’t Vary Much in 2014

By Rich Ehisen | For most states, 2013 was a welcome respite from the usual election year political gridlock. That all changes next year, with 38 governorships, 46 legislative chambers, 33 United States Senate seats and all 435 House of Representatives seats up for grabs. But amidst all that politicking...