Our lawyers are witnessing the increasing influence and complexity of information technology in the delivery of health care and related services. Our clients face significant challenges in protecting data and implementing, managing and maintaining the various systems they employ to do business and remain up-to-date on laws regarding the protection of health information.
We offer clients the services of lawyers knowledgeable in both the health care and IT industries. Our IT lawyers are involved in the technology industry on a daily basis and have extensive, in-depth experience with information technology agreements and data protection issues.
Our health care technology work includes the following:
We represent clients grappling with multi-state and international Internet, telemedicine, ethics and privacy and HIPAA issues. Our lawyers understand licensure and other state and federal regulatory matters affecting the delivery of health care telemedicine services. We are at the forefront of understanding industry, business, legal and regulatory trends so that we can assist our health care clients in addressing cutting edge issues as they develop.
Our experience includes:
A Locke Lord team led by Douglas Gray (Providence) represented ActiveCare Inc., and its wholly-owned subsidiary, 4G Biometrics, LLC, in the sale of substantially all of its assets under Sections 105, 363 and 365 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code to Telcare Medical Supply, LLC, a subsidiary of Biotelemetry, Inc. (NASDAQ: BEAT), a leading developer of mobile and wireless medical monitoring devices, for up to an amount exceeding $10 million of total consideration.