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HTMLDOJ and NC File Antitrust Suit Challenging Anti-Steering Restrictions in Payor Contracts
Dionne C. Lomax, Bruce D. Sokler; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 21, 2016, previously published on June 10, 2016
A popular weapon used to contain health care expenditures is the creation by payors and employers of tiered provider networks, which by differentiated co-pays attempt to steer insureds to less expensive choices. In connection with such networks, providers will often provide better pricing in order...

 

HTMLGet Ready for those HIPAA Audits - New Audit Protocol (and a Mintz Tool!)
Dianne J. Bourque, Jordan T. Cohen, Cynthia J. Larose; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 21, 2016, previously published on April 20, 2016
At long last, the Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has released a revamped audit protocol that now addresses the requirements of the 2013 Omnibus Final Rule. OCR will be using the audit protocol for its impending Phase 2 audits of covered entities and business...

 

HTMLMassachusetts Ranks Second and Boston Ranks Seventh in the 2016 U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 19, 2016, previously published on May 23, 2016
Last week, Clean Edge published a report titled the “U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index” (“Index”) that ranked Massachusetts as the second state and Boston as the seventh metro area in the U.S. according to its scoring methodology. The Index contains findings from the 2016...

 

HTMLU.S. Solar Jobs Exceed Oil and Gas for First Time in 2015
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 19, 2016, previously published on June 1, 2016
According to a report released last week by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), the number of U.S. solar jobs surpassed those in oil and natural gas extraction for the first time last year. Overall, renewable energy jobs grew 6 percent while employment in oil and gas declined 18...

 

HTMLMassachusetts Establishes Road-Map for New ACO Program
Bridgette Keller, M. Daria Niewenhous, Stephen M. Weiner; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 19, 2016, previously published on April 22, 2016
Massachusetts Secretary of Health and Human Services, Marylou Sudders, held a public meeting earlier this week to receive feedback on the proposal of the Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) to overhaul the Massachusetts Medicaid program, known as MassHealth. Overall, the feedback...

 

HTMLThe IMD Exclusion: Changes Now and Changes to Come
Rodney Whitlock; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 19, 2016, previously published on April 27, 2016
On Monday, CMS finalized their long-awaited Medicaid managed care regulation. Deep in the regulation was a change to allow Medicaid reimbursement for facilities that had previously been excluded from receiving payments. Known as the Institution for Mental Disease (IMD) Exclusion, this change has a...

 

HTMLASCE’s Report Update Highlights Major Infrastructure Investment Funding Gaps
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 19, 2016, previously published on May 18, 2016
Every four years, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) publishes The Report Card for America’s Infrastructure, which grades the current state of national infrastructure categories on a scale of A through F. The newest report, titled Failure to Act: Closing the Infrastructure...

 

HTMLFDA Still Seeking Manufacturer Views on Medical Device ISO Regulation
Benjamin Zegarell; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 19, 2016, previously published on April 22, 2016
On March 4, 2016, the FDA issued notice in the Federal Register that it had opened a docket to accept comments on the agency’s proposed plan to address the refurbishing, remarketing, rebuilding, remanufacturing, and servicing of medical devices by entities other than the officially listed...

 

HTMLScore One for the NLRB: Seventh Circuit Becomes First Federal Appeals Court to Hold that Class/Collective Action Waivers in Arbitration Agreements Violate the NLRA
George Morgan Patterson; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 19, 2016, previously published on June 3, 2016
The Seventh Circuit recently became the first federal appellate court to say that employers can’t prevent class/collective actions through waivers in mandatory arbitration agreements, holding that such waivers interfere with employees’ rights to engage in concerted activity in violation...

 

HTMLSupreme Court Decision in Spokeo Breathes Life Into Standing Defenses
Kevin M. McGinty; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 19, 2016, previously published on May 16, 2016
Court holds that plaintiff must allege a concrete injury to have standing to sue for a statutory violation; remands for further proceedings

 


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