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State Attorneys General Jolt Antitrust Enforcement – Cadwalader Expands A.G. Practice
Over the past year, State Attorneys General have stepped into what they describe as a void of antitrust enforcement at the federal level
United States
30 Jul 2019
How SUPPORT Will Affect Pharma Interactions With DEA
The opioid package President Donald Trump signed last week garnered much attention.
United States
1 Nov 2018
U.S. Firms Continue To Face Liability For Terrorist Attacks Under The Antiterrorism Act
Last year, a group of U.S. military veterans and the relatives of troops killed in Iraq filed a lawsuit against several large international pharmaceuticals, accusing them of aiding and abetting terrorism by selling products to Iraq's Ministry of Health which were used to finance operations by the notorious Mahdi Army Group
United States
9 Sep 2018
Untimely Physician Certifications For Medicare Home Care Claims—Arguably A Technicality—Vulnerable To False Claims Act Allegations: Sixth Circuit
On June 11, 2018, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit sustained a complaint against a home health care agency alleging that the agency had violated the False Claims Act (the "FCA") ...
United States
17 Jul 2018
Health Care Investors Beware: U.S. Attorney Sues Private Equity Firm For Portfolio Company's Alleged Billing Fraud
The U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida has recently decided to intervene in a lawsuit brought under the Federal False Claims Act and initiated by a whistleblower.
United States
21 Mar 2018
Court: CMS' Broad Authority To Suspend Medicare Payments Based On Alleged Overpayments Beyond Judicial Review Until All Administrative Remedies Are Exhausted
Medicare contractor's determination to suspend the agency's Medicare payments—holding that the home care agency had to exhaust its administrative remedies prior to filing suit.
United States
15 Mar 2018
Contracting Party Beware: The Implied Covenant Will Not Save You From Your Agreement If You Negotiated Away Your Rights
On February 1, 2018, the Delaware Court of Chancery granted defendants' motion to dismiss an action brought by minority unitholders of Trumpet Search, LLC ("Trumpet" or the "Company").
United States
13 Feb 2018
Does A 2016 Law Strip DOJ And DEA Of Police Powers To Enforce Drug Laws?
Last week, President Trump declared the opioid crisis a public health emergency. The President's opioid Commission has now issued its final report with recommendations on how to combat the country's drug crisis.
United States
9 Nov 2017
N.Y. Appellate Court Rejects "Soft Cap" Limitation On Health Care Executive Compensation
The Third Department of the New York State Appellate Division issued a decision on Department of Health regulations, which imposed limits on executive compensation and administrative costs...
United States
6 Jul 2017
Latest Court Decision Addresses New York's Limits On Executive Compensation And Administrative Costs Of State-Funded Providers -- Third Department Tosses "Soft" Cap But Affirms "Hard" Cap
On June 22, 2017, the New York State Appellate Division, Third Department issued a decision in LeadingAge New York v. Shah on the validity of regulations promulgated by the Department of Health ("DOH")...
United States
3 Jul 2017
Strike One On Health Care Reform: Where Do We Go from Here?
One of the first priorities of the Trump administration was the repeal of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
United States
12 Apr 2017
Status Of The Affordable Care Act Repeal Efforts
On January 20, 2017, Donald J. Trump became the 45th President of the United States. Consistent with his campaign promises to act swiftly to "repeal and replace" the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act . . .
United States
31 Jan 2017
Medical Device Manufacturer Settles "Repeated" FCPA Violations
Global medical device manufacturer Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. ("Zimmer Biomet") agreed to enter into a three-year deferred prosecution agreement ("DPA") and pay a $17.4 million fine...
United States
24 Jan 2017
The Trump Administration: The Future Of Health Care
The election of Donald J. Trump as the 45th President of the United States, along with the Republican control of the majority of both the House of Representatives and the Senate...
United States
12 Dec 2016
White Collar Crime Law Enforcement In A Trump Justice Department - 8 Predictions
Confident prediction this election year, however, is tempered by the lack of comprehensive Trump Administration policy releases addressing these issues.
United States
2 Dec 2016
Federal Court Blocks CMS Ban On Pre-Dispute Nursing Home Arbitration Agreements Pending Legal Challenge: What The Ruling Means For Providers
Earlier this week, a federal court enjoined the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ("CMS") from enforcing a rule.
United States
16 Nov 2016
In Final Rule, CMS Acts To Bar Pre-Dispute Binding Arbitration Agreements With Nursing Home Residents Effective November 28, 2016
On September 28, 2016, the federal "CMS" issued its long-awaited final rule that, among other things, prohibits "SNFs" and "NFs" participating in the Medicare or Medicaid programs...
United States
4 Oct 2016
OIG Delivers Home Care A One – Two Punch: Release Of Report And Alert On Home Health Fraud Highlights Increased OIG Scrutiny Of Home Care Agencies
On June 22, 2016, the Office of Inspector General issued two communications that underscore its continued focus on fraud in home health care.
United States
4 Jul 2016
IRS Ruling Sounds Alarm Over Tax-Exempt Status Of Nonprofit ACOs Operating Outside Of The Medicare Shared Savings Program
On April 8, 2016, the IRS released private letter ruling 201615022 denying tax-exempt section 501(c)(3) status to a nonprofit accountable care organization ("ACO") that did not participate in the Medicare Shared Savings Program.
United States
17 May 2016
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