Monthly Archives: August 2016

Res Ipsa Loquitur: the Thing Speaks for Itself… Unless the Thing We’re Speaking of Involves a Public Entity

By:  Jessica M. Anderson, Esq. Res ipsa loquitur is not available in an action against a public entity grounded upon a dangerous condition of public property.  Rocco v. New Jersey Transit Rail Operations, Inc., 330 N.J. Super. 320, 339-40 (App. Div. 2000).  The Tort Claims Act requires proofs beyond those necessary for a res ipsa […]

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Hot Topics in Healthcare Law-Part 2

Hot Topics Thursday, October 13, 2016, “Working with Non-Physician Practitioners” Credentialing Requirements Scope of Practice Delegation/Supervision Reimbursement Presenters Healthcare Group Attorneys Who Should Attend This breakfast seminar series is especially designed for physicians, non-physician practitioners, medical practice managers and other personnel responsible for regulatory and operational compliance in the medical practice. Seminar Information For the […]

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Hot Topics in Healthcare Law

Hot Topics Thursday, September 22, 2016, “Jump-Start Your HIPAA Compliance” Baseline Compliance Action Plan Preparing for an OCR Audit Business Associate Issues State & Federal Data Breach Laws Presenters Healthcare Group Attorneys Who Should Attend This breakfast seminar series is especially designed for physicians, non-physician practitioners, medical practice managers and other personnel responsible for regulatory […]

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Capehart Scatchard Healthcare Attorney Addresses Medical Association

Capehart Scatchard Healthcare Law attorney, Sheila M. Mints recently presented a webinar entitled, “Physician Supervision of Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners.” The webinar was open to members of the New Jersey Medical Group Management Association. In her presentation, Ms. Mints addressed the scope of responsibility of a physician when it comes to the use and […]

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Capehart Scatchard Attorneys Recognized As Top Attorneys By SJ Magazine

Thirty-four Capehart Scatchard attorneys achieved recognition by their peers as “Top Attorneys” in the current issue of SJ Magazine.   The magazine’s annual list of Southern New Jersey’s best lawyers is the result of comprehensive polling of members of the Southern New Jersey legal community. The Capehart Scatchard Top Attorneys are: Alternative Energy – Alan Fox […]

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Capehart Scatchard Supports Kids’ Chance of New Jersey

Several attorneys from Capehart Scatchard’s Workers’ Compensation Department recently attended the Fourth Annual Gala for Kids’ Chance of New Jersey.  Capehart Scatchard was a sponsor of the Gala held on July 28, 2016 at the Heldrich Hotel in New Brunswick, N.J. The Gala was a fundraiser for Kids’ Chance, a non-profit organization, created to provide […]

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Preparing Your Organization for FLSA Changes

 Preparing Your Organization for FLSA Changes New Fair Labor Standards Act changes go into effect on December 1, 2016.  This is estimated to impact 4,200,000 employed individuals across America, leaving many employers to question if they are classifying their employees correctly and whether they are required to begin paying them more in salary or overtime. […]

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Capehart Scatchard Workers’ Compensation Attorney Addresses Law Summer Institute Attendees

Capehart Scatchard workers’ compensation attorney, Richard E. Hickey, III, former Administrative Supervisory Judge of the Division of Workers’ Compensation recently spoke at a seminar on “The New Jersey Workers’ Compensation System” sponsored by the New Jersey Institute for Continuing Legal Education. Judge Hickey spoke on the topic of “Protecting Medicare.”  In his presentation he covered […]

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