Informed Consent in the Revised Common Rule

On Thursday, June 6th, Gregory James Smith, special counsel in our business and health law section, who focuses his practice on health care professionals, home health and hospice agencies, provider networks and medical and technology enterprises, gave a presentation on “Informed Consent in the Revised Common Rule” at the annual Law Professors Conference of the American Society of Law, Medicine and [...]

By |2019-06-11T08:39:34-06:00June 11, 2019|

Caplan and Earnest Health Law Group Adds Five Attorneys

The health law group at Caplan and Earnest LLC has added five experienced health law attorneys in recent months, making this one of the largest health groups in Colorado. The practice group now has 11 attorneys. The new additions to the health care law group are: Sheryl K. Bridges, special counsel, specializes in malpractice, defending clients who receive complaints from [...]

By |2017-10-30T13:52:51-06:00October 18, 2017|

Gregory James Smith Published in Bioethics in Faith and Practice

BOULDER—Jan. 17, 2017—Caplan and Earnest attorney Gregory James Smith was published in Bioethics in Faith and Practice, a peer-reviewed professional journal supported by the Center for Bioethics at Cedarville University. His paper titled Method in Catholic Bioethics: ANH and PVS Patients discusses the methods used in Catholic Social Teaching, part of the Catholic Moral Tradition, as applied to bioethical problem [...]

By |2017-01-19T12:57:04-06:00January 17, 2017|

Gregory James Smith Named to Colorado Healthcare Ethics Forum

BOULDER—Nov. 10, 2016—Caplan and Earnest attorney Gregory James Smith was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the Colorado Healthcare Ethics Forum, a non-profit organization that promotes ethical practices in health care through education and training services. Smith, who earned a doctorate in bioethics from Loyola University Chicago, serves as special counsel to the firm and is part of [...]

By |2017-01-24T15:29:29-06:00November 10, 2016|

Gregory James Smith Earns Doctorate from Loyola University

BOULDER—May 10, 2016—Caplan and Earnest attorney Gregory James Smith received a doctorate in bioethics this month from Loyola University Chicago. Smith serves as special counsel to the firm and is part of its health law section, working primarily with home health agencies, provider networks, physical therapy practices, medical practices, chiropractic practices, non-profits and rehabilitation agencies. Smith earned his doctoral degree [...]

By |2016-12-27T11:06:25-06:00May 10, 2016|

Appeals Court Reinstates Pay Rules for Home Care Employees

On Aug. 21, a federal appeals court reinstated a Labor Department regulation extending minimum wage and overtime coverage to nearly two million home-health employees. A panel of three judges at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled unanimously, finding the regulation to be “grounded in a reasonable interpretation of the statute” and “neither arbitrary nor [...]

By |2015-08-28T14:24:30-06:00August 28, 2015|

Caplan and Earnest LLC Facilitates CBA-CLE Acquisition of Bradford Publishing’s Legal Division

BOULDER—Aug. 10, 2015—Attorney Gregory James Smith of Caplan and Earnest LLC handled legal matters for the acquisition of Bradford Publishing’s legal market by the Colorado Bar Association’s continuing education arm, Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc. (CBA-CLE) on July 31. The agreement was made in the interest of continuing to supply quality products and customer service to the Colorado legal [...]

By |2017-01-24T15:32:09-06:00August 10, 2015|

Colorado College Honors Caplan and Earnest’s Gregory James Smith

Gregory James Smith accepts the 2013 Lloyd E. Worner Award from Colorado College. BOULDER – Nov. 20, 2013 – Colorado College, a national liberal arts college based in Colorado Springs, awarded Gregory James Smith, a health care attorney at Caplan and Earnest, LLC, the Lloyd E. Worner Award. The Worner Award recognizes outstanding loyalty, service and generosity to [...]

By |2016-12-27T11:07:12-06:00November 20, 2013|

Pechon and Smith Contribute to 2013 Annual Survey of Colorado Law

Colorado Continuing Legal Education in Colorado, Inc., completed the 2013 Annual Survey of Colorado Law, and Caplan and Earnest attorneys Cindy Pechon and Gregory James Smith were primary authors of the Health Law chapter of the survey. Advising and representing health care providers is a significant part of Caplan and Earnest’s Health Law practice. If you have questions or would like [...]

By |2014-09-24T12:38:59-06:00September 1, 2013|