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Ben Fenton Presents at Chinese American Medical Association of Southern California (CAMASC)

On June 21, 2016, Ben Fenton spoke on “The End of Life Option Act” at the Chinese American Medical Association of Southern California (CAMASC).  The End of Life Option Act, allowing physician-assisted death, became effective June 9, 2016. In the presentation, Ben addressed requirements for complying with the Act, liabilities and protections created by the Act, and also previewed what participating California physicians should expect now that the Act is in effect. More information can be found here.

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Nick Jurkowitz Successfully Defends Optometry Business in HIPAA Case

Nick Jurkowitz successfully defended an optometry business against a claim tendered to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Office for Civil Rights (OCR) alleging that the optometry business was not in compliance with the Federal Standards for Privacy of Individually Identifiable Health Information and/or the Security Standards for the Protection of Electronic Protected Health Information (HIPAA). The complainant alleged that the optometry business impermissibly used protected health information (PHI) and thus failed to safeguard PHI. After a thorough review, OCR determined that no alleged violation of the Privacy Rule was substantiated, and the matter was …

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Fenton Law Group Obtains a Favorable Ruling for Prominent Head and Neck Surgeons

Henry Fenton and Fenton Law Group represented three prominent head and neck surgeons accused of unethical conduct stemming from their expert testimony in court pertaining to the causes of head and neck cancer. The allegations were made against the physicians to the American College of Surgeons, the certifying body for physician board certification in surgery in the United States. Further, allegations were made to the same effect against one of the three physicians to the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery.

 The American Academy of Otolaryngology, after considering …

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