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CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER 2011: CELEBS FACE A HOUSE OF PAIN
Daily StarJanuary 1, 2012

Show bosses are planning extra surprise evictions – meaning the celebs will constantly be on their guard. A Big Brother source last night revealed: “Producers have ordered more live evictions. They will be dropping like flies after just days in the ...more »

What the LGBT Community Will Gain in 2012
10 Thousand CouplesJanuary 1, 2012

It may turn out to be a year that presents clear challenges but potential victories around the country, as gay and lesbian Americans continue to demand the rights that should already be afforded to them by the United States Constitution. ...more »

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Bad Faith Insurance
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Epstein Becker Green Opens Indianapolis Office to Better Serve Its Client Base ...
Sacramento BeeJanuary 3, 2012

Since 1973, EBG's Health Care and Life Sciences practice has been at the forefront of health care law, taking the lead in understanding, interpreting, and shaping the issues and regulations that affect health care and life sciences institutions. ...more »

Hipaa Compliance
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Joe Veenstra: Health care, privacy at center of legal world
La Crosse TribuneJanuary 1, 2012

Supporters claim the act does not violate the Constitution because almost everyone will need health care at some point in their lives and all citizens are part of a large system in which the federal government already plays a role. ...more »

Elder Care Abuse
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Massachusetts Elder Abuse Lawyer warns against new practice in Nursing Home ...
Insurance News Net (press release)January 1, 2012

Hamill, founder of the Hamill Law Group , warns that many nursing homes residents believe they have to sign to gain admission. They do not! They believe that because the arbitration agreements which are separate contracts from the admission contracts, ...more »

Living Wills
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Minimum wage milestone: Why Washington State surpassed $9 an hour
Christian Science MonitorJanuary 2, 2012

Simple. Washington pegs its minimum wage to the consumer price index, says Paul Sonn of the National Employment Law Project. That means whenever the cost of living increases, so does the minimum wage there. Nine other states do the same. ...more »

Medicare & Medicaid Issues
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2012 Medicare debate is all about the baby boomers
The Associated PressJanuary 1, 2012

White House spokesman Jay Carney says the Wyden-Ryan plan "would end Medicare as we know it for millions of seniors," causing the traditional program to "wither on the vine." But what administration officials don't say is that Obama's health care law...more »

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