Staff Reporter (Healthcare, Law, Biotech)
Helen covers healthcare, law, insurance and biotechnology in the greater Valley region.
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AWARDS: Judges take home trophies for hard work on growing caseloads.
Bar association honors the honorable at ‘Judges Night’ awards ceremony.
Former ‘Dallas’ actress Danone Simpson finds purpose in helping people understand their insurance benefits.
Danone Simpson talks about her journey from TV actress to insurance executive.
Health CARE: NoHo firm helps plans communicate in culture.
NoHo company specializes in communications for non-English-speaking patients.
Sylmar medical device firm Second Sight Medical Products Inc. has appointed Gregg Williams, the company’s largest shareholder, as chairman of its board of directors.
SnapMD has announced a partnership with the National Center for Telehealth at the University of Mississippi Medical Center for use of the company’s proprietary software.
Five San Fernando Valley residents allegedly extorted more than $17 million from cash-strapped homeowners through a real estate scheme involving fraudulent deeds, according to federal authorities.
Customer credit card data at nearly 170 locations of Applebee’s Bar & Grill may have been stolen by hackers, one of the restaurant chain’s largest franchisees has announced.
Walt Disney Co. is dedicating $100 million toward putting its brand in children’s hospitals through products, services and cash donations.
The prosthetic visual system built by Second Sight Medical Products Inc. is now covered by Medicare in Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee, bringing the total number of states where the product and related surgical procedure are covered by the government-subsidized health insurance program to 31.
LIST: Firms hire more attorneys to handle expanding caseload.
Hiring: Hiring Labor Lawyers - Employment law brings more work and attorneys to Valley firms.