Cornell Dolan in the News
VTDigger forces State of Vermont to hand over Jay Peak documents
Cornell Dolan joins Cornell Law School First Amendment Clinic and Tarrant Gillies & Richardson in public records lawsuit
The State of Vermont refused to hand over a set of reports it made to the federal government about its involvement in the Jay Peak securities fraud scandal. So Cornell Dolan teamed up with Cornell Law School's First Amendment Clinic and Tarrant Gillies & Richardson in Montpelier to sue the State of Vermont under the Public Records Act.
The lawsuit got results.
Reuters: U.S. joins whistleblower case against Insys over kickbacks
Cornell Dolan represents relator in suit against opiod manufacturer
The U.S. Department of Justice announced it would join in a case involving five whistleblowers who allege Insys gave doctors kickbacks if they prescribed the highly-addictive drug Subsys. Cornell Dolan represents one of these relators.
Washington Times: Cambridge Rescinds Order to Remove Campaign Sign
First Amendment lawsuit protects political sign on U.S. Senate candidate Shiva Ayyadurai's bus
After the City of Cambridge ordered U.S. Senate candidate Shiva Ayyadurai to remove a sign from his campaign bus, Cornell Dolan filed a federal lawsuit to protect his free speech rights. Two weeks later, Cambridge folded.
Reuters: Doctor Admits Receiving Kickbacks
A Fort Myers, Fla. doctor admitted taking kickbacks from suppliers, will pay $2.8 million.
Burlington Free Press: Vermont Supreme Court Decides High Stakes Public Records Case
State's highest court rules that public officials must turn over emails on private accounts if they discuss public business.
Vermont's major media was alarmed when a Vermont superior court judge ruled that public officials need not disclose emails that discuss official business so long as they are on private accounts, such as gmail. Representing seven of the largest news organizations and the New England First Amendment Coalition, Cornell Dolan drafted an amici brief that framed the Vermont Supreme Court's landmark ruling.
Corporate Crime Reporter: Timothy Cornell and the Bumps on the Road to Recovery
The Boston Herald interviewed Timothy Cornell about HIPAA sanctions against Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Boston Medical Center for not adequately protecting patient information.
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