Last night, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam signed into law a mean-spirited anti-LGBT bill. The “Counseling Discrimination Bill,” SB 1556, allows a licensed counselor in a private practice to use personal or religious beliefs as an excuse...Show More Summary
An ethics commission finds a resolution in its investigation of the Dickstein Shapiro-turned-Cozen O’Connor state attorneys general practice, and big-name turnover materializes at K&L Gates, Davis Wright Tremaine, the Sacramento U.S. Attorney’s Office and the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia bench. This is a round-up of legal... Read the whole entry... »
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The article below is being reprinted from this month's edition of The Maryland Psychiatrist. Dr. Hershfield shares his wisdom on outpatient treatment of patients, and of running a private practice. Please note the intended audience for this wisdom is younger psychiatrists, in particular, those just starting out. Show More Summary
As we reported last week, Tennessee lawmakers advanced two piece of legislation targeting LGBT people in the state. The House advanced House Bill 1840, which would allow private practice counselors to deny mental health services to individuals...Show More Summary
Taye Diggs, the actor most known from the Grey’s Anatomy spin-off, Private Practice, has quite the following, made up of people who eagerly await news of his latest projects. In particular, Taye Diggs has an impressive following on the social media site Twitter, and it could be because of his unique approach to following his... Show More Summary
Bruce Wenger, 49, worked in a trial bureau with the city Special Narcotics Prosecutor’s office from 1997 to 2002 before going into private practice in Manhattan.
This morning, the Tennessee House passed HB 1840/SB1556 by a vote of 68 to 22. This unnecessary bill would allow licensed counselors in private practice to use their own religious beliefs as an excuse for terminating care or referring...Show More Summary
Taye Diggs (Best Man Holiday, Private Practice) is taking a turn away from acting to try his hand at hosting a game show. Fox announced Tuesday that Diggs will be the front man of their new game show, You're Back in the Room. The show is a replica of the British game show where a team of contestants... Read More >
Former Attorney General Eric Holder took some time out of his post-Obama administration life as a private practice attorney to throw a few shots at Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump on Tuesday night's Late Night with Seth Meyers.
The Georgia Senate voted on Monday to expand requirements for doctors to report on abortions performed on girls ages 17 and younger. The new bill, House Bill 555, mandates “all doctors, including those in private practice, to report on abortions they perform” to girls 17 in under, according to Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Currently, this type of […]
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Apologies to Mark Twain, but reports of the death of private practice are somewhat exaggerated. There are still plenty of us around, and most of us are making out quite well. Not all, though. I’m quite sure the murmurs of discontent have reached many ears by now. So much so that many doctors unhappy with the […]
Here, five renowned nutrition experts dish on the diet advice they struggle to take to heart. It’s so important to be present and enjoy your food.” —Ilyse Schapiro, M.S., C.D.N., and R.D. in private practice in the New York City area Get Your 7-Per-Day “I would have to say that getting enough vegetables would be my weakest link.
In anticipation of the upcoming Supreme Court arguments on abortion, one actress is publicizing her positive abortion story. On Monday, actress Amy Brenneman (Private Practice, The Leftovers) penned a piece for Cosmopolitan gushing over the “wise” and “responsible choice” (aka abortion) that ensures unwanted babies aren’t born.
May I whine for a few sentences, please? My staff and I have a high-deductible medical insurance plan. As the costs of coverage increased each year, we had to find a product that we could afford for our small private practice. As any small business owner knows, margins are tight, revenue is declining and expenses […]
Kelly Currie, one of the top officials in the Brooklyn U.S. Attorney’s office, is heading to private practice. Mr. Currie will be re-joining law firm Crowell & Moring LLP, a firm he previously worked at, as a partner in the white collar practice.
Channing Dungey demonstrated she has what it takes to run ABC Entertainment Group when she once made a very difficult phone call. It was after ABC Studios had shot its pilot episode for the "Grey's Anatomy" spinoff, "Private Practice." The network decided to recast the role of Addison Montgomery's...
In private practice, prior to his appointment to the appeals court, Srinivasan successfully represented former Enron Corp CEO Jeff Skilling in a Supreme Court case. The Supreme Court narrowed the reach of the so-called honest services fraud law, invalidating one theory used by prosecutors for Skilling’s conspiracy conviction and ordering further appeals court review. Despite […]
Most people don't realize what it is like to maintain a private practice in today's health care climate. I applaud and honor any physician who has the courage and audacity to do so. As a private practitioner myself, I know the challenges of growing and maintaining a medical practice. Show More Summary