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An Introduction to Healthcare Law – Why Hospital Mergers Fail Antitrust Scrutiny

John Marren and Thomas Babbo’s article, “An Introduction to Healthcare – Why Hospital Mergers Fail Antitrust Scrutiny”, was published in the 2023 Chambers and Partners USA Edition. John and Tom, HMBR shareholders, discuss the advantages of Service Line Integration over hospital mergers.  As the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and others […]

  Jun 30, 2023  |  By    |   On Firm News

Illinois General Assembly House Resolution HR0107 Adopted: a Memorial to Edward Hogan

A House Resolution was adopted by the Illinois General Assembly this month as a Memorial to Edward M. Hogan, one of our founding partners.  Ed passed away on February 16th. This is a wonderful tribute to Ed and his legacy as an esteemed and prominent figure in the legal field, […]

  Mar 17, 2023  |  By    |   On Firm News

UPDATE TO CLIENT ALERT: FTC EXTENDS COMPLIANCE DEADLINE FOR GLBA “SAFEGUARD RULE”

The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) recently announced a deadline extension for complying with certain provisions of its Final Rule on standards for safeguarding customer information (“Safeguard Rule”) under the Gramm Leach Bliley Act (“GLBA”). The previous deadline of December 9, 2022, is extended by six months, making the new compliance […]

  Dec 13, 2022  |  By    |   On Firm News

CLIENT ALERT: FTC’S UPDATED REQUIREMENTS TO GLBA “SAFEGUARD RULE” EFFECTIVE DECEMBER 9, 2022

By Linh Nguyen and Dan Lydon Nearly one year ago, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) issued a Final Rule on standards for safeguarding customer information (“Safeguard Rule”) pursuant to the Gramm Leach Bliley Act (“GLBA”). The GLBA is a data privacy law that requires “financial institutions” to implement policies and […]

  Nov 9, 2022  |  By    |   On Client Alerts

Congratulations to American Association of Cosmetology School Award Winners

HMBR would like to congratulate our clients, Tricoci University and Evergreen Beauty College, who won awards at the Second Annual Golden School Awards at the American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) conference October 13-16, 2022 in New Orleans.  Tricoci University won for School of the Year, and Evergreen Beauty College, […]

  Oct 20, 2022  |  By    |   On Education

Debora L. Osgood Elected Shareholder

Debora L. Osgood has been elected a shareholder of HMBR effective May 1st.  Ms. Osgood joined HMBR in 2016 as a partner in our education practice.  Debbie is a nationally recognized expert on the civil rights laws and regulations that govern educational institutions, having served 25 years at the U.S. […]

  May 3, 2022  |  By    |   On Firm News

HMBR Attorneys Selected to Super Lawyers 2022

Hogan Marren Babbo & Rose, Ltd. announces that 3 of its attorneys have been selected to Super Lawyers for 2022.  Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. The peer designation is […]

  Feb 4, 2022  |  By    |   On Firm News

George P. Sellis Promoted to Partner at HMBR

Hogan Marren Babbo & Rose, Ltd. is pleased to announce the promotion of George P. Sellis to Partner in the firm.  Mr. Sellis practices in the areas of Education, Health Care and Litigation.  He has  broad experience in commercial transactions, regulatory compliance and corporate governance.

  Aug 24, 2021  |  By    |   On Firm News

CLIENT ALERT: U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION RELEASES GUIDANCE ON THE AMERICAN RESCUE PLAN (HEERF III)

The U.S. Department of Education (“Department”) recently issued a set of frequently asked questions (“FAQs”) on the American Rescue Plan Higher Education Emergency Relief Fund (“HEERF III”). Congress passed the American Rescue Plan Act (“ARP”) in March of 2021 to provide approximately $40 billion for colleges and universities in their […]

  May 13, 2021  |  By    |   On Client Alerts

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION ANNOUNCES COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW OF TITLE IX REGULATIONS ISSUED BY THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

By: Debbie Osgood and Linh T. Nguyen In a press release and letter issued earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) has outlined its approach to implementing President Biden’s March 8, 2021 Executive Order on Guaranteeing an Educational Environment Free from Discrimination on the […]

  Apr 7, 2021  |  By    |   On Compliance - Title IX