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Client Alert – Florida Court Holds the State’s Medical Marijuana Statute Unconstitutional

In a decision that hinged on the use of “and” instead of “or,” Florida’s 1st District Court of Appeals struck down the State’s medical marijuana law, finding that its “vertical integration” scheme fails to comport with the language and intent of the constitutional amendment that initially legalized medical marijuana in 2016. The amendment, approved by [...]

FisherBroyles’ Employment and Litigation Partner Amy Epstein Gluck, and firm Employment Counsel, Profiled by @Law360

FisherBroyles' Employment and Litigation Partner Amy Epstein Gluck, and firm Employment Counsel, chosen by @Law360 for profile about how her diverse identity influenced her practice and gave it an edge. You can read the article online here. Hint: she comes right after former Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

Client Alert – Six Months Out: Steps To Be Taken Now For California Consumer Privacy Act (“Ccpa”) Compliance At January 1, 2020

If you want to avoid unnecessary legal exposure, you must take prompt steps to comply with this law. Even if you are not subject to the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation, if you are collecting information from individuals, you must address the need for compliance. If you have complied with the GDPR, there will be [...]

Health Care and Compliance Attorney Catherine Kahle Joins FisherBroyles in Southwest Florida

FisherBroyles® continues to grow its nationwide Health and Pharmacy Law practice with the addition of Catherine A. Kahle to the firm’s Naples, Florida, office, as partner. Ms. Kahle joins FisherBroyles following a 19-year career representing health care entities, including hospitals, health systems, physician groups, nursing homes and home health companies in her capacity as both [...]

Client Alert – Reverse Pharmaceutical Distributor and Execs Hit with Heavy Penalties for Fraudulent Scheme

A Long Island-based reverse pharmaceutical company, along with two of its top executives, were hit with large fines and ordered to pay some $94 million in restitution by a federal judge following their convictions on a number of charges, including mail fraud, wire fraud, theft of government property, money laundering conspiracy, obstruction of justice, and [...]

FisherBroyles Employment and Litigation Partner Amy Epstein Gluck talked to employees at public company K12 about #Diversity and #Inclusion in the workplace in support of K12’s #D&I efforts.

FisherBroyles Employment and Litigation Partner Amy Epstein Gluck talked to employees at public company K12 about #Diversity and #Inclusion in the workplace in support of K12's #D&I efforts.

FisherBroyles Employment Partner, Eric B. Meyer, Presents a ‘MEGA SESSION’ on FMLA/ADA Compliance at SHRM19 Annual Conference

FisherBroyles Employment Partner, Eric B. Meyer, presents a 'MEGA SESSION' on FMLA/ADA compliance at the largest human resources conference in the world. On Tuesday, June 25, 2019, Eric presented "My Employees Can Miss How Much Work?!: Managing the Challenges of Leave Under the FMLA and ADA" at the SHRM19 Annual Conference and Exposition in Las Vegas. With over 18,000 [...]

Client Alert – Chiedi Takes Over as HHS Inspector General – Promises Aggressive Enforcement

On June 1, Joanne Chiedi assumed the role of Acting Inspector General at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services following the departure of Daniel R. Levinson. In a recent interview with Law360, Chiedi spoke of her vision of her role as acting inspector general and upcoming enforcement activity at HHS.  While she declined [...]

Partner Stu Panensky Authors Article on Cyber / Incident Response Claim Handling for CLM Magazine

Partner Stu Panensky recently authored an article on best practices for cyber and incident response for CLM Magazine, an insurance industry trade magazine. Titled, The Anatomy of a Cyber Incident Response, Stu and co-author, Vice President for Chubb's cyber claims operation, Anthony Dolce, explore the commonalities of a variety of cyber claims and discuss different milestones [...]

FisherBroyles Partner Geoffrey M. Goodale Presents on International M&A at Annual Meeting of Virginia State Bar (VSB) and Is Elected Chair of VSB’s International Practice Section

On June 14, 2019, FisherBroyles Partner Geoffrey M. Goodale spoke on International M&A in the Trump Era at the 2019 Annual Meeting of the Virginia State Bar (VSB). During his presentation, he discussed key ways in which the Foreign Investment Risk Review Management Act of 2018 (FIRRMA) has significantly expanded the scope and powers of the Committee on Foreign [...]