Janet Hugie Smith Receives Utah State University Alumni Merit Citation

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Janet Hugie Smith, President and Shareholder at RQ&N, received Utah State University’s Alumni Merit Citation for her continued contributions to the legal landscape of Utah.  Recipients are recognized for excellence in one’s own field or for a specific achievement, contribution or service to one’s own community, state, nation or church, or for significant personal achievement…. Read more »

Janet Hugie Smith a Trailblazer in the Law

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Ms. Smith was also recently featured in the documentary Women Trailblazers in the Law:  Utah’s First 100 Women Lawyers.  The Women Trailblazers  film includes compelling interviews with many of the First 100.  These women, through their determination, resilience, and hard work, overcame numerous challenges and paved the way for generations to come.  Between 1872, when the… Read more »

Client Advisory – Government Announces Upcoming HIPAA Audits of Business Associates

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In the February 24, 2014 Federal Register, the Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights (“OCR”) announced its plans to survey between 550 and 800 entities during the summer of 2014, preparatory to future OCR audits.  OCR further clarified in an April 2014 presentation its intention to conduct approximately 400 audits, expected to commence… Read more »