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Hospital System Fires General Counsel Amid Alleged Compliance Violations

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The Broward Health board fired its general counsel Lynn Barrett as the taxpayer-supported health system continues to struggle after a series of state and federal investigations related to alleged overspending, kickbacks and open-government law violations, reports Modern Healthcare.

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Supreme Court Weighs Google Settlement That Paid Class Members Nothing

Supreme Court Weighs Google Settlement That Paid Class Members Nothing

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“How can you say that it makes any sense?” Justice Samuel A. Alito Jr. asked a lawyer for the members of the class.

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Zenefits CEO Parker Conrad Resigns Amid Scandal

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Zenefits cofounder Parker Conrad resigned as CEO and as a director of the company, according to a Forbes report, as questions are being raised about the steps Conrad took to put Zenefits into hypergrowth – including flouting laws about who is allowed to sell insurance.

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Wells Fargo to Pay $1.2B Federal Mortgage Settlement

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The government had accused the banking company of ‘reckless’ underwriting practices that led to thousands of federally-insured loans defaulting.

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Home Health Provider Hit With $238,900 HIPAA Penalty

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This case marks only the second time that the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has imposed civil monetary penalties for a HIPAA violation.

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Information Governance Hard to Achieve, Worth Effort to Protect Data

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Information governance is a goal worth pursuing to protect the privacy of sensitive data and ensure organizations can meet discovery requests.

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The Five Top Compliance Related Events of 2015

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Even though the number of Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) enforcement actions dropped during 2015, there were several significant lessons for the compliance practitioner, writes Thomas Fox.

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