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Attorneys Jane Duke and Megan Hargraves Present at Arkansas Hospital Association Annual Meeting

October 05, 2017

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct. 5, 2017) Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard P.L.L.C., Members Jane Duke and Megan Hargraves addressed challenges in health care marketing law and legal and risk management at the Arkansas Hospital Association Annual Meeting on Thursday, Oct. 5.

In the session, “Don’t Let the Law Get in the Way of a Good Marketing Campaign,” Duke spoke to marketing and public relations professionals in the health care field on how to conduct successful marketing campaigns while complying with federal patient privacy laws and other regulations. She also touched on proper communication efforts involving Freedom of Information Act requests for public entities during a crisis.

Hargraves served on a panel to discuss, “Tales from the Trenches: War Stories from the Defense Bar.” The panel brought together attorneys experienced in health care law and defense to discuss real-life experience and focus on recent developments and trends in the industry.

Duke represents insurance companies, corporations, and individuals in cases involving negligence, professional liability and breach of duty on Mitchell Williams’ litigation team. Hargraves is a member of the litigation team and currently practices in the areas of medical malpractice, products liability and general insurance defense. She regularly represents clients, including physicians, nurses, and hospitals throughout Arkansas, in all stages of the litigation process.

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