Genetic testing: A new doorway towards opportunities, challenges in preventive healthcare

Since the Covid-19 pandemic, people’s perception of healthcare has undergone a change. While the top 10 causes of death in India continue to be non-communicable diseases like diabetes, cardiac diseases, and respiratory diseases, these are easily preventable/ manageable if addressed at an early stage through vital screening and consultation at regular intervals. Furthermore, routine testing … Read more

1 Thing You Must Check Before Claiming Social Security | personal finance

(Adam Levy) As you approach your retirement date, it’s time to start getting more exact with your planning. A big part of any retirement plan is Social Security. While there may be debate around the optimal time to file and various claiming strategies to optimize your finances, there’s one thing you must check, regardless of … Read more

1 Thing You Must Check Before Claiming Social Security | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Adam Levy) As you approach your retirement date, it’s time to start getting more exact with your planning. A big part of any retirement plan is Social Security. While there may be debate around the optimal time to file and various claiming strategies to optimize your finances, there’s one thing you must check, regardless of … Read more

1 Thing You Must Check Before Claiming Social Security | Smart Change: Personal Finance

(Adam Levy) As you approach your retirement date, it’s time to start getting more exact with your planning. A big part of any retirement plan is Social Security. While there may be debate around the optimal time to file and various claiming strategies to optimize your finances, there’s one thing you must check, regardless of … Read more

Q&A: cloud computing law in USA

Legislation and regulation Recognition of concept Is cloud computing specifically recognized and provided for in your legal system? If so, how? In the United States, a cloud computing services contract is largely treated, from a legal perspective, like any other service or commercial contract. Accordingly, cloud computing services contracts are, in the main, governed by … Read more

Do You Really Want to Keep Paying Commissions to the Salesperson You Fired?

Seyfarth synopsis: Baylor Miraca Genetics Laboratories, LLC (“BMGL”) is in the genetic test business. BMGL sells its tests to its “channel partners,” who in return test specimens ordered by physicians. Brandon Perthuis became BMGL’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing in early 2015. The two-page employment agreement drafted by BMGL provided Perthuis with a base … Read more

Q&A: cloud computing law in Turkey

Legislation and regulation Recognition of concept Is cloud computing specifically recognized and provided for in your legal system? If so, how? There is no legal definition of cloud computing technologies. Yet, there are references to cloud computing technologies or services within the scopes of personal data protection, data localization and cybersecurity for public institutions and … Read more

How I Got My Student Loans Forgiven: Public Defender in Florida | personal finance

Anna Helhoski Beth Bourdon, an assistant public defender at the Orange County Public Defender’s Office in Orlando, Florida, was used to her student loans not qualifying for relief that other federal loans did. She had Family Federal Education Loan Program, or FFEL, loans. They’re an older type of federal student loan that may be owned … Read more

How Much Does It Cost to Adopt a Child? | personal finance

Taryn Phaneuf Bringing a child into your family is a big decision, emotionally and financially. The process can be long and cost anywhere from less than $1,000 to more than $50,000. Here’s a breakdown of the different ways you can grow your family through adoption — and how much you could expect to spend. How … Read more

Cloud Based Computing Services – What are the risk management and legal issues for users?

Cloud services can be enablers for a company’s digital transformation. However, understanding the risks and legal issues associated with using cloud-based computing services is critical for risk management and protection of an organization’s data and related intellectual property and to minimize the risk of business disruption. Companies are increasingly using software applications and tools, data … Read more