Criminology: The study of crime and criminals with special reference to the personality factors and social conditions leading toward, or away from crime.Confidentiality: The privacy of information and its protection against unauthorized disclosure.Medical Staff Privileges: Those rights or activities which are specific to members of the institution's medical staff, including the right to admit private patients.United StatesHippocratic Oath: An oath, attributed to Hippocrates, that serves as an ethical guide for the medical profession.Privacy: The state of being free from intrusion or disturbance in one's private life or affairs. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, 1993)Computer Security: Protective measures against unauthorized access to or interference with computer operating systems, telecommunications, or data structures, especially the modification, deletion, destruction, or release of data in computers. It includes methods of forestalling interference by computer viruses or so-called computer hackers aiming to compromise stored data.Duty to Warn: A health professional's obligation to breach patient CONFIDENTIALITY to warn third parties of the danger of their being assaulted or of contracting a serious infection.Anterior Chamber: The space in the eye, filled with aqueous humor, bounded anteriorly by the cornea and a small portion of the sclera and posteriorly by a small portion of the ciliary body, the iris, and that part of the crystalline lens which presents through the pupil. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed, p109)Ethics, Professional: The principles of proper conduct concerning the rights and duties of the professional, relations with patients or consumers and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the professional and interpersonal relations with patient or consumer families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Disclosure: Revealing of information, by oral or written communication.Ethics, Medical: The principles of professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the physician, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the physician in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families.Codes of Ethics: Systematic statements of principles or rules of appropriate professional conduct, usually established by professional societies.Corneal Transplantation: Partial or total replacement of the CORNEA from one human or animal to another.Patient Rights: Fundamental claims of patients, as expressed in statutes, declarations, or generally accepted moral principles. (Bioethics Thesaurus) The term is used for discussions of patient rights as a group of many rights, as in a hospital's posting of a list of patient rights.Informed Consent: Voluntary authorization, by a patient or research subject, with full comprehension of the risks involved, for diagnostic or investigative procedures, and for medical and surgical treatment.Paternalism: Interference with the FREEDOM or PERSONAL AUTONOMY of another person, with justifications referring to the promotion of the person's good or the prevention of harm to the person. (from Cambridge Dictionary of Philosophy, 1995); more generally, not allowing a person to make decisions on his or her own behalf.Genetic Privacy: The protection of genetic information about an individual, family, or population group, from unauthorized disclosure.Freedom: The rights of individuals to act and make decisions without external constraints.Ethics, Clinical: The identification, analysis, and resolution of moral problems that arise in the care of patients. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Moral Obligations: Duties that are based in ETHICS, rather than in law.Minors: A person who has not attained the age at which full civil rights are accorded.Parental Notification: Reporting to parents or guardians about care to be provided to a minor (MINORS).Patient Access to Records: The freedom of patients to review their own medical, genetic, or other health-related records.Beneficence: The state or quality of being kind, charitable, or beneficial. (from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). The ethical principle of BENEFICENCE requires producing net benefit over harm. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Constitution and Bylaws: The fundamental principles and laws adopted by an organization for the regulation and governing of its affairs.Ethics, Research: The moral obligations governing the conduct of research. Used for discussions of research ethics as a general topic.Civil Rights: Legal guarantee protecting the individual from attack on personal liberties, right to fair trial, right to vote, and freedom from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, or national origin. (from http://www.usccr.gov/ accessed 1/31/2003)Fas Ligand Protein: A transmembrane protein belonging to the tumor necrosis factor superfamily that was originally discovered on cells of the lymphoid-myeloid lineage, including activated T-LYMPHOCYTES and NATURAL KILLER CELLS. It plays an important role in immune homeostasis and cell-mediated toxicity by binding to the FAS RECEPTOR and triggering APOPTOSIS.Eye Neoplasms: Tumors or cancer of the EYE.Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act: Public Law 104-91 enacted in 1996, was designed to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the healthcare system, protect health insurance coverage for workers and their families, and to protect individual personal health information.Medical Records: Recording of pertinent information concerning patient's illness or illnesses.Word Processing: Text editing and storage functions using computer software.Telefacsimile: A telecommunication system combining the transmission of a document scanned at a transmitter, its reconstruction at a receiving station, and its duplication there by a copier.Physician-Patient Relations: The interactions between physician and patient.Credentialing: The recognition of professional or technical competence through registration, certification, licensure, admission to association membership, the award of a diploma or degree, etc.Medicare Assignment: Concept referring to the standardized fees for services rendered by health care providers, e.g., laboratories and physicians, and reimbursement for those services under Medicare Part B. It includes acceptance by the physician.Blood-Aqueous Barrier: The selectively permeable barrier, in the EYE, formed by the nonpigmented layer of the EPITHELIUM of the CILIARY BODY, and the ENDOTHELIUM of the BLOOD VESSELS of the IRIS. TIGHT JUNCTIONS joining adjacent cells keep the barrier between cells continuous.Societies: Organizations composed of members with common interests and whose professions may be similar.Medical Records Systems, Computerized: Computer-based systems for input, storage, display, retrieval, and printing of information contained in a patient's medical record.Hypersensitivity, Delayed: An increased reactivity to specific antigens mediated not by antibodies but by cells.Truth Disclosure: Truthful revelation of information, specifically when the information disclosed is likely to be psychologically painful ("bad news") to the recipient (e.g., revelation to a patient or a patient's family of the patient's DIAGNOSIS or PROGNOSIS) or embarrassing to the teller (e.g., revelation of medical errors).Law Enforcement: Organized efforts to insure obedience to the laws of a community.Immune Tolerance: The specific failure of a normally responsive individual to make an immune response to a known antigen. It results from previous contact with the antigen by an immunologically immature individual (fetus or neonate) or by an adult exposed to extreme high-dose or low-dose antigen, or by exposure to radiation, antimetabolites, antilymphocytic serum, etc.Ethics: The philosophy or code pertaining to what is ideal in human character and conduct. Also, the field of study dealing with the principles of morality.Personal Autonomy: Self-directing freedom and especially moral independence. An ethical principle holds that the autonomy of persons ought to be respected. (Bioethics Thesaurus)Transplantation, Heterotopic: Transplantation of tissue typical of one area to a different recipient site. The tissue may be autologous, heterologous, or homologous.Attitude of Health Personnel: Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.Dissent and Disputes: Differences of opinion or disagreements that may arise, for example, between health professionals and patients or their families, or against a political regime.Jurisprudence: The science or philosophy of law. Also, the application of the principles of law and justice to health and medicine.Voluntary Programs: Programs in which participation is not required.Focus Groups: A method of data collection and a QUALITATIVE RESEARCH tool in which a small group of individuals are brought together and allowed to interact in a discussion of their opinions about topics, issues, or questions.Professional-Patient Relations: Interactions between health personnel and patients.Adolescent Health Services: Organized services to provide health care to adolescents, ages ranging from 13 through 18 years.Attitude: An enduring, learned predisposition to behave in a consistent way toward a given class of objects, or a persistent mental and/or neural state of readiness to react to a certain class of objects, not as they are but as they are conceived to be.Trust: Confidence in or reliance on a person or thing.Alopecia Areata: Loss of scalp and body hair involving microscopically inflammatory patchy areas.Patient Identification Systems: Organized procedures for establishing patient identity, including use of bracelets, etc.Christianity: The religion stemming from the life, teachings, and death of Jesus Christ: the religion that believes in God as the Father Almighty who works redemptively through the Holy Spirit for men's salvation and that affirms Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior who proclaimed to man the gospel of salvation. (From Webster, 3d ed)Aqueous Humor: The clear, watery fluid which fills the anterior and posterior chambers of the eye. It has a refractive index lower than the crystalline lens, which it surrounds, and is involved in the metabolism of the cornea and the crystalline lens. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed, p319)Genetic Research: Research into the cause, transmission, amelioration, elimination, or enhancement of inherited disorders and traits.Eye: The organ of sight constituting a pair of globular organs made up of a three-layered roughly spherical structure specialized for receiving and responding to light.Behavior Control: Manipulation of the behavior of persons or animals by biomedical, physical, psychological, or social means, including for nontherapeutic reasons.Bioethical Issues: Clusters of topics that fall within the domain of BIOETHICS, the field of study concerned with value questions that arise in biomedicine and health care delivery.TetrahydrocortisolEthics, Dental: The principles of proper professional conduct concerning the rights and duties of the dentist, relations with patients and fellow practitioners, as well as actions of the dentist in patient care and interpersonal relations with patient families. (From Stedman, 25th ed)Immune System Phenomena: The characteristic properties and processes involved in IMMUNITY and an organism's immune response.Galectin 1: A galectin found abundantly in smooth muscle (MUSCLE, SMOOTH) and SKELETAL MUSCLE and many other tissues. It occurs as a homodimer with two 14-kDa subunits.Principle-Based Ethics: An approach to ethics that focuses on theories of the importance of general principles such as respect for autonomy, beneficence/nonmaleficence, and justice.Leukemia L5178: An experimental lymphocytic leukemia of mice.Qualitative Research: Any type of research that employs nonnumeric information to explore individual or group characteristics, producing findings not arrived at by statistical procedures or other quantitative means. (Qualitative Inquiry: A Dictionary of Terms Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 1997)Dental Staff: Personnel who provide dental service to patients in an organized facility, institution or agency.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Fraud: Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter.HistoryAutomobile Driving: The effect of environmental or physiological factors on the driver and driving ability. Included are driving fatigue, and the effect of drugs, disease, and physical disabilities on driving.Attitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Uveitis: Inflammation of part or all of the uvea, the middle (vascular) tunic of the eye, and commonly involving the other tunics (sclera and cornea, and the retina). (Dorland, 27th ed)Counseling: The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.Corneal Neovascularization: New blood vessels originating from the corneal veins and extending from the limbus into the adjacent CORNEAL STROMA. Neovascularization in the superficial and/or deep corneal stroma is a sequel to numerous inflammatory diseases of the ocular anterior segment, such as TRACHOMA, viral interstitial KERATITIS, microbial KERATOCONJUNCTIVITIS, and the immune response elicited by CORNEAL TRANSPLANTATION.HSP90 Heat-Shock Proteins: A class of MOLECULAR CHAPERONES whose members act in the mechanism of SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION by STEROID RECEPTORS.Outsourced Services: Organizational activities previously performed internally that are provided by external agents.Reproductive Health Services: Health care services related to human REPRODUCTION and diseases of the reproductive system. Services are provided to both sexes and usually by physicians in the medical or the surgical specialties such as REPRODUCTIVE MEDICINE; ANDROLOGY; GYNECOLOGY; OBSTETRICS; and PERINATOLOGY.Ethical Theory: A philosophically coherent set of propositions (for example, utilitarianism) which attempts to provide general norms for the guidance and evaluation of moral conduct. (from Beauchamp and Childress, Principles of Biomedical Ethics, 4th ed)HIV Infections: Includes the spectrum of human immunodeficiency virus infections that range from asymptomatic seropositivity, thru AIDS-related complex (ARC), to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).Parental Consent: Informed consent given by a parent on behalf of a minor or otherwise incompetent child.Jehovah's Witnesses: Members of a religious denomination founded in the United States during the late 19th century in which active evangelism is practiced, the imminent approach of the millennium is preached, and war and organized government authority in matters of conscience are strongly opposed (from American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th ed). Jehovah's Witnesses generally refuse blood transfusions and other blood-based treatments based on religious belief.Computer Communication Networks: A system containing any combination of computers, computer terminals, printers, audio or visual display devices, or telephones interconnected by telecommunications equipment or cables: used to transmit or receive information. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Security Measures: Regulations to assure protection of property and equipment.Hair Follicle: A tube-like invagination of the EPIDERMIS from which the hair shaft develops and into which SEBACEOUS GLANDS open. The hair follicle is lined by a cellular inner and outer root sheath of epidermal origin and is invested with a fibrous sheath derived from the dermis. (Stedman, 26th ed) Follicles of very long hairs extend into the subcutaneous layer of tissue under the SKIN.Graft Rejection: An immune response with both cellular and humoral components, directed against an allogeneic transplant, whose tissue antigens are not compatible with those of the recipient.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Human Experimentation: The use of humans as investigational subjects.Deception: The act of deceiving or the fact of being deceived.Ganglionectomy: Removal of an autonomic or sensory ganglion by any means.Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Diseases due to or propagated by sexual contact.Ethics Committees, Research: Hospital or other institutional committees established to protect the welfare of research subjects. Federal regulations (the "Common Rule" (45 CFR 46)) mandate the use of these committees to monitor federally-funded biomedical and behavioral research involving human subjects.Research Subjects: Persons who are enrolled in research studies or who are otherwise the subjects of research.Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Anonymous Testing: Testing in which the source of the specimen or the person being tested is not individually identified.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.Mast-Cell Sarcoma: A unifocal malignant tumor that consists of atypical pathological MAST CELLS without systemic involvement. It causes local destructive growth in organs other than in skin or bone marrow.Immune System: The body's defense mechanism against foreign organisms or substances and deviant native cells. It includes the humoral immune response and the cell-mediated response and consists of a complex of interrelated cellular, molecular, and genetic components.Dental Records: Data collected during dental examination for the purpose of study, diagnosis, or treatment planning.Cornea: The transparent anterior portion of the fibrous coat of the eye consisting of five layers: stratified squamous CORNEAL EPITHELIUM; BOWMAN MEMBRANE; CORNEAL STROMA; DESCEMET MEMBRANE; and mesenchymal CORNEAL ENDOTHELIUM. It serves as the first refracting medium of the eye. It is structurally continuous with the SCLERA, avascular, receiving its nourishment by permeation through spaces between the lamellae, and is innervated by the ophthalmic division of the TRIGEMINAL NERVE via the ciliary nerves and those of the surrounding conjunctiva which together form plexuses. (Cline et al., Dictionary of Visual Science, 4th ed)Biological Specimen Banks: Facilities that collect, store, and distribute tissues, e.g., cell lines, microorganisms, blood, sperm, milk, breast tissue, for use by others. Other uses may include transplantation and comparison of diseased tissues in the identification of cancer.Feminism: The theory of the political, economic, and social equality of the sexes and organized activity on behalf of women's rights and interests. (Webster New Collegiate Dictionary, 1981)Patients: Individuals participating in the health care system for the purpose of receiving therapeutic, diagnostic, or preventive procedures.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.Transforming Growth Factor beta2: A TGF-beta subtype that was originally identified as a GLIOBLASTOMA-derived factor which inhibits the antigen-dependent growth of both helper and CYTOTOXIC T LYMPHOCYTES. It is synthesized as a precursor molecule that is cleaved to form mature TGF-beta2 and TGF-beta2 latency-associated peptide. The association of the cleavage products results in the formation a latent protein which must be activated to bind its receptor.Prostitution: The practice of indulging in sexual relations for money.Automobile Driver Examination: Government required written and driving test given to individuals prior to obtaining an operator's license.Access to Information: Individual's rights to obtain and use information collected or generated by others.Antigens, CD95: A tumor necrosis factor receptor subtype found in a variety of tissues and on activated LYMPHOCYTES. It has specificity for FAS LIGAND and plays a role in regulation of peripheral immune responses and APOPTOSIS. Multiple isoforms of the protein exist due to multiple ALTERNATIVE SPLICING. The activated receptor signals via a conserved death domain that associates with specific TNF RECEPTOR-ASSOCIATED FACTORS in the CYTOPLASM.Membrane Glycoproteins: Glycoproteins found on the membrane or surface of cells.Immunity: Nonsusceptibility to the invasive or pathogenic effects of foreign microorganisms or to the toxic effect of antigenic substances.Great BritainLawyers: Persons whose profession is to give legal advice and assistance to clients and represent them in legal matters. (American Heritage Dictionary, 3d ed)Ethics Committees, Clinical: Hospital or other institutional ethics committees established to consider the ethical dimensions of patient care. Distinguish from ETHICS COMMITTEES, RESEARCH, which are established to monitor the welfare of patients or healthy volunteers participating in research studies.Biomedical Research: Research that involves the application of the natural sciences, especially biology and physiology, to medicine.Social Values: Abstract standards or empirical variables in social life which are believed to be important and/or desirable.Men: Human males as cultural, psychological, sociological, political, and economic entities.Graft Survival: The survival of a graft in a host, the factors responsible for the survival and the changes occurring within the graft during growth in the host.Licensure: The legal authority or formal permission from authorities to carry on certain activities which by law or regulation require such permission. It may be applied to licensure of institutions as well as individuals.Physicians: Individuals licensed to practice medicine.Researcher-Subject Relations: Interaction between research personnel and research subjects.Government Regulation: Exercise of governmental authority to control conduct.Patient Satisfaction: The degree to which the individual regards the health care service or product or the manner in which it is delivered by the provider as useful, effective, or beneficial.Mice, Inbred C57BLGenetic Counseling: An educational process that provides information and advice to individuals or families about a genetic condition that may affect them. The purpose is to help individuals make informed decisions about marriage, reproduction, and other health management issues based on information about the genetic disease, the available diagnostic tests, and management programs. Psychosocial support is usually offered.Sexuality: The sexual functions, activities, attitudes, and orientations of an individual. Sexuality, male or female, becomes evident at PUBERTY under the influence of gonadal steroids (TESTOSTERONE or ESTRADIOL), and social effects.Mice, Inbred BALB CMedical Record Linkage: The creation and maintenance of medical and vital records in multiple institutions in a manner that will facilitate the combined use of the records of identified individuals.Transplantation, Homologous: Transplantation between individuals of the same species. Usually refers to genetically disparate individuals in contradistinction to isogeneic transplantation for genetically identical individuals.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Internet: A loose confederation of computer communication networks around the world. The networks that make up the Internet are connected through several backbone networks. The Internet grew out of the US Government ARPAnet project and was designed to facilitate information exchange.Genetics, Medical: A subdiscipline of human genetics which entails the reliable prediction of certain human disorders as a function of the lineage and/or genetic makeup of an individual or of any two parents or potential parents.Contraceptives, Postcoital, Hormonal: Postcoital contraceptives which owe their effectiveness to hormonal preparations.Contraception: Prevention of CONCEPTION by blocking fertility temporarily, or permanently (STERILIZATION, REPRODUCTIVE). Common means of reversible contraception include NATURAL FAMILY PLANNING METHODS; CONTRACEPTIVE AGENTS; or CONTRACEPTIVE DEVICES.Neuroimmunomodulation: The biochemical and electrophysiological interactions between the NERVOUS SYSTEM and IMMUNE SYSTEM.Human Rights: The rights of the individual to cultural, social, economic, and educational opportunities as provided by society, e.g., right to work, right to education, and right to social security.Organizational Policy: A course or method of action selected, usually by an organization, institution, university, society, etc., from among alternatives to guide and determine present and future decisions and positions on matters of public interest or social concern. It does not include internal policy relating to organization and administration within the corporate body, for which ORGANIZATION AND ADMINISTRATION is available.Genetic Testing: Detection of a MUTATION; GENOTYPE; KARYOTYPE; or specific ALLELES associated with genetic traits, heritable diseases, or predisposition to a disease, or that may lead to the disease in descendants. It includes prenatal genetic testing.Dentists: Individuals licensed to practice DENTISTRY.
  • The defendants seek to compel production of numerous communications that the plaintiffs have withheld primarily on the basis of attorney-client privilege. (findacase.com)
  • 2). In response, the defendants argued in their Privilege Log Motion that the categorical format did not provide the information they needed to assess potential objections to the plaintiffs' assertions of attorney-client privilege. (findacase.com)
  • The court first determined that attorney-client privilege attached to the memoranda, which provided legal advice from the company's tax department counsel. (lexology.com)
  • The Supreme Court affirmed the ruling of the trial court that documents containing communications between a corporation's legal counsel and a property management property were protected under the attorney-client privilege, holding that the attorney-client privilege applied to the documents in this case. (justia.com)
  • The trial court concluded that the property management was an agent of the corporation, and therefore, the attorney-client privilege applied. (justia.com)
  • In this interlocutory appeal, we address whether the attorney-client privilege protects communications between a corporation s legal counsel and a third-party nonemployee of the corporation. (justia.com)
  • The corporation and the property management company objected to producing documents containing communications between the corporation s legal counsel and the property management company, arguing that the attorney-client privilege protected the documents. (justia.com)
  • The trial court held that the documents were protected because the attorney-client privilege extended to the property management company as an agent of the corporation. (justia.com)
  • We hold that the attorney-client privilege applies to communications between an entity s legal counsel and a third-party nonemployee of the entity if the nonemployee is the functional equivalent of the entity s employee and when the communications relate to the subject matter of legal counsel s representation of the entity and the communications were made with the intention that they would be kept confidential. (justia.com)
  • Appeal by Permission from the Court of Appeals Circuit Court for Davidson County No. 14C4843 Joseph P. Binkley, Jr., Judge ___________________________________ No. M2017-01352-SC-R11-CV ___________________________________ In this interlocutory appeal, we address whether the attorney-client privilege protects communications between a corporation's legal counsel and a third-party nonemployee of the corporation. (justia.com)
  • McBride seeks to quash the subpoenas asserting that her psychiatric treatment records are absolutely privileged under Alabama law. (justia.com)
  • In opposition to the motion to quash, Dr. Karumanchi argues that McBride waived the privilege under federal law by claiming damages for psychological injuries, mental anguish, and post-traumatic stress disorder. (justia.com)
  • Legal scholars long pushed for legislation to provide uniformity and predictability to the evidentiary issues that arise during litigation. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Latham's client, Mentor Graphics Corporation, which was bankrolling this patent litigation, could have walked away when Mohsen's duplicity became obvious, but didn't. (4n6.com)
  • If common interest participants later become litigation adversaries, privilege protection evaporates for any communications they have shared, but remains for each participant's internal communications with its own lawyer. (mcguirewoods.com)
  • The Division seeks to put into evidence two articles from the November 20, 2003, Wall Street Journal and five documents recently unsealed from state court litigation involving claims that EY and other accounting firms overcharged clients and that EY had potential independence violations due to its relationship with its audit clients. (sec.gov)
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  • The bottom line is that with General Litigation and Trial Practice lawyer禇利彦祰app三载s, Jackson & Campbell's clients receive absolute commitment to the vigorous advocacy of their interests in all phases of dispute resolution. (tkhyrn.com)
  • Our efforts to assist our clients do not stop there: We take as much pride in assisting clients find solutions that do not involve litigation as we do in successfully litigating their cases. (tkhyrn.com)
  • We also strive to help our clients modify their internal practices so as to minimize the frequency and risks of litigation by providing counseling services in such areas as problem-solving, risk management and implementation of appropriate internal controls. (tkhyrn.com)
  • The General Litigation and Trial Practice Group brings sophistication and a broad base of expertise to the litigation matters of our clients. (tkhyrn.com)
  • Clark Hill's attorneys successfully assist clients with antitrust issues in litigation, regulatory matters, and transactions. (clarkhill.com)
  • Clark Hill's attorneys have a long history of successfully assisting clients in the assessment, pursuit, or defense of private antitrust litigation. (clarkhill.com)
  • Defendant responded that Plaintiff had not made a prima facie case that the product was defective and the client/retailer could not be responsible for the Plaintiff's injuries. (clarkhill.com)
  • Defendant filed a motion for summary judgment arguing the Plaintiff had not established a prima facie case for a design, manufacturing, or warnings case against the client/retailer. (clarkhill.com)
  • Defendant further argued that even if the Plaintiff did not receive all the necessary parts and components, Plaintiff had full knowledge that he was allegedly missing parts and made a conscious decision to replace various components with unauthorized replacements. (clarkhill.com)
  • After nine grueling, long days of evidence, sitting in hard, non-cushioned chairs and having to endure seemingly endless bench conferences dealing with evidentiary issues and objections that the jury was not allowed to follow, our panel patiently waited for over two hours on their final day of service while the parties to the lawsuit worked out "a resolution" of the case. (nashandassociates.com)
  • Following an en camera review of the document in question, and for the reasons that follow, the court GRANTS , in part, and DENIES , in part, this motion. (taxpravo.ru)
  • In July 2005, the defendants submitted a motion requesting, among other things, disclosure of communications between Swiss patent agents and their clients, Swiss in-house counsel and their clients, or European patent attorneys and their clients. (findacase.com)
  • I also ordered the plaintiffs to submit all documents disputed in the Privilege Log Motion to the court for in camera review. (findacase.com)
  • The third category of documents is a subset of the documents referenced in the Privilege Log Motion. (findacase.com)
  • Specifically, Judge Gwin's ruling was based on his findings that: (1) a KBR witness testified that he reviewed the privileged documents in preparation for his deposition, and (2) KBR referenced the internal investigation in its motion for summary judgment in an attempt to seek an "inference" that the investigation had absolved the company of wrongdoing. (lexology.com)
  • As a result of the motion, the Court entered an order dismissing the client/retailer with prejudice. (clarkhill.com)
  • The class then examines modern evidentiary principles and trial strategies employed in sexual assault cases, including "special rules" applicable only to sexual assault cases, such as "rape shield laws" and "fresh complaint testimony. (nesl.edu)
  • Many of the principles articulated here are relevant to diverse group therapy approaches which employ a variety of techniques, with various client populations, and in a variety of treatment or service settings. (agpa.org)
  • Our lawyer禇利彦祰app三载s are regularly asked to put on private seminars for our clients on issues relevant to their risk management needs. (tkhyrn.com)
  • Clark Hill's attorneys also assist clients in dealing with the state and federal governmental bodies that oversee antitrust issues from a regulatory and criminal enforcement perspective. (clarkhill.com)
  • 2015) In this False Claims Act lawsuit, a unanimous panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit held that the district court had committed clear and indisputable error in holding that defense contractor Kellogg Brown & Root (KBR) waived privilege and work-product protection over internal investigative reports. (lexology.com)
  • One of the three rifles had a positive fingerprint from the client's left thumb, which print was stipulated to by the defense as belonging to the client. (dancroninlawfirm.com)
  • The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit concluded that a confidentiality provision in an arbitration clause in a bank account holder agreement was substantively unconscionable. (jenner.com)
  • The court concluded that severing the confidentiality clause would not significantly alter the tone or nature of arbitration between the account holders and the bank. (jenner.com)
  • Accordingly, the court severed the confidentiality clause and enforced the remainder of the clause. (jenner.com)
  • First, the court held that deposition testimony referring to investigative materials could not itself "place privileged materials 'at issue. (lexology.com)
  • The court then held that Sanmina's submission to the IRS of a report that mentioned the memoranda did not waive privilege with respect to the "subject matter" of the report because the report did not summarize or disclose the content of the memoranda. (lexology.com)
  • Whether, if there is a qualified reporter's privilege in the grand jury context, as the court of appeals assumed for purposes of resolving this case, the court of appeals properly found that the privilege was overcome on the facts of the case. (wikisource.org)
  • Each party 2 briefed their position and provided evidentiary support thereof to the Court. (justia.com)
  • It argued, in part, that a US court can't issue a search warrant for premises outside of the United States so they should not be able to do so virtually. (privacylawyer.ca)
  • Client, a 35 year old Worcester woman and single mother to 6 children, was found Not Guilty by a jury of six women in Worcester District Court on a complaint alleging 2 counts: 1. (dancroninlawfirm.com)
  • Mel Karfis, Bishop Bartoni, and Stephanie Anderson recently obtained dismissal of a client/retailer in a treestand/ratchet strap products liability matter pending in the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri. (clarkhill.com)
  • Plaintiff claims that this ratchet strap, sold by the client/retailer, broke when the Plaintiff stepped on his treestand approximately 25 feet up in a tree. (clarkhill.com)
  • Plaintiff alleged that a treestand sold by the client/retailer failed to provide all the necessary components to safely install and use the treestand. (clarkhill.com)
  • In the case of a privilege that is not self-executing, it may be appropriate for the proponent of the privilege to temporarily assert the privilege pending notice to the party which holds the privilege. (mass.gov)
  • Since the "resolution" of the case is the subject of a confidentiality agreement, I'm not at liberty to discuss the details of the case or its "resolution. (nashandassociates.com)
  • This Note first argues that feminist theory and sociological evidence present a compelling case that domestic violence occurs "on account of" gender and that domestic violence victims may thus be eligible for asylum as members of a "particular social group" of women. (yalelawjournal.org)
  • While this is most certainly what Congress intended in the first place, it will be very beneficial for all of us who litigate these cases - and our clients - to have these evidentiary matters settled once and for all. (workplacefairness.org)
  • Among the topics treated are the mechanics of presenting and objecting to evidence, relevance, competency and privilege, character evidence, impeachment, hearsay and the major exceptions thereto, expert testimony and scientific evidence, judicial notice, and the burdens of proof and presumptions. (nesl.edu)
  • The alleged victim was the client's 10 year old daughter, who testified to the jury that on Easter Sunday of 2012, she argued with her mother about cleaning her room and that her mother threw a vacuum cleaner at her, striking her in the back, for which there were no marks, bruises or required medical attention. (dancroninlawfirm.com)
  • The jury was out for 15 minutes before acquitting the client of all counts. (dancroninlawfirm.com)
  • After a three day jury trial, a jury of 9 women and 3 men acquitted the client, who the prosecutor had offered a plea to a sentence of 3 to 5 years in state prison. (dancroninlawfirm.com)
  • Clients seeking group psychotherapy in this context experience a broad range of psychological and interpersonal difficulties encompassing mood, anxiety, trauma, personality and relational difficulties along with associated behaviors that reflect impairment in regulation of mood and self. (agpa.org)
  • Clark Hill can help clients in dealing with the Federal Trade Commission, U.S. Department of Justice, or United States Attorney's offices either in the context of regulatory oversight or governmental investigations and prosecutions. (clarkhill.com)
  • A privilege is an exception to the general duty of a witness to offer evidence. (mass.gov)
  • The three epistemologies define holistic health by organizing diverse knowledge foundations through reconciling and integrating differences, including diverse modes of evidence such as non-empirical forms of whole body experiences, and privileging the relational praxis through integrating the individual's biological and sociocultural environment. (frontiersin.org)
  • The Division argues that these materials support its request for sanctions. (sec.gov)
  • Mason Floyd, Leigh Roadman, and Matt Ruza, with significant support from Lori Stephens, recently obtained complete dismissal of an action against two clients, former owners of an EB-5 Regional Center, in the Southern District of Ohio. (clarkhill.com)
  • In a joint representation, such later adversity normally allows any former joint client to discover all of their joint lawyer's communications on that matter with any jointly represented clients. (mcguirewoods.com)
  • Advanced Civil Clinic: Juvenile students return to enhance their learning and refine their lawyering skills through client representation, leadership, and mentoring other clinic students. (ufl.edu)
  • does not suggest that the victim need do anything to 'exercise' the privilege contained therein, or to 'refuse' to disclose the communications, or to 'prevent' the counsellor from disclosing the communications. (mass.gov)
  • Because DePuy's in-house counsel had jointly represented DePuy and the Hospital, the former joint client Hospital could discover "DePuy's internal communications related to the [patent] prosecution. (mcguirewoods.com)
  • In addition, we help our clients with antitrust concerns arising in mergers and acquisitions, strategic transactions, joint ventures, and business operations. (clarkhill.com)
  • The account holder argued that this provision disproportionately favored the bank as a repeat participant in the arbitration process. (jenner.com)
  • The Legislature can create a privilege that is automatic and that does not require any action on the part of the holder of the privilege. (mass.gov)
  • On Monday, the House of Representatives spent three hours vigorously arguing the content of HB 1710 (By Rep. Carolyn Coleman, R Moore) as well as a proposed amendment calling for open admission standards at all Oklahoma public higher education institutions. (okhighered.org)
  • 1. "Malhas argued that his control over the bank account at issue [apparently then at UBS] was cancelled on August 3, 2004 when a third party he has never met, Ms. Moosleeithner-Batliner, became an authorized signator and cancelled 'the authorized signatory of Dr. Malhas. (blogspot.com)
  • Unlike another recent proposal regarding domestic violence asylum, 6 I argue that creative arguments based on existing law will not overcome the innate hostility of some adjudicators to this type of claim. (yalelawjournal.org)
  • As I have discussed earlier in this blog, many taxpayers have unsuccessfully asserted the Fifth Amendment privilege (via act of production). (blogspot.com)
  • As everybody or most people know in this room I have served as a member of NCVHS since 1999 and as chair of the Subcommittee on Privacy and Confidentiality since 2000, and this is the first time I have appeared in the role as a witness before the subcommittee. (hhs.gov)
  • If found guilty, the client was facing a likely sentence of 2 and ½ years at the House of Corrections, in view of her prior incarceration for a similar offense. (dancroninlawfirm.com)
  • At trial the government introduced Worcester Police and State Police testimony that at the time that an arrest warrant was executed upon the client's brother, the client was found sleeping in a bed where 3 rifles were found in bags underneath the box-spring. (dancroninlawfirm.com)
  • The 18-month non-compete at issue prevented a high-level tax manager from working with any client for whom he conducted professional services or any client of the office (Los Angeles) to which he was assigned. (non-competes.com)
  • Our members also serve the firm's other practice groups, lending our trial expertise to the needs of all the firm's clients, particularly in coordination with the Health Law , Insurance Coverage , Tax Law , and Real Estate Practice Groups. (tkhyrn.com)
  • The client is now in the process of regaining custody of her children. (dancroninlawfirm.com)
  • Knight and Boyd recommend "that the broader medical community begin to reassess PHP's as a whole" and that "consideration be given toward the implementation of independent ethical oversight and establish and appeals process for PHP clients who feel they are being treated unfairly. (disruptedphysician.blog)