What Life Settlement Industry Should Know About HIPAA Rule
Law360, New York (April 2, 2013, 11:10 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services issued its final omnibus, revised privacy and security regulations under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health Act, and the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act, which significantly affect the health care industry. The new rule, like its predecessor, does not apply to participants in the life settlement industry (life settlement brokers and providers, life expectancy companies and investors) because they are not “covered entities” (health care providers, health plans or health care clearinghouses) or “business associates” of covered entities.
Nevertheless, because participants in the life...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!