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HTMLEffective September 12, 2014: New Fees for Some Nonimmigrant and Immigrant Visas
Barbara Chin; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 24, 2014, previously published on September 19, 2014
The Department of State (DOS) has revised certain nonimmigrant and immigrant visa fees. DOS has adjusted the visa fees in the following categories:

 

HTMLHouse Energy and Commerce Subcommittee Considers State Perspectives on EPA’s Clean Power Plan
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 24, 2014, previously published on September 17, 2014
On Tuesday, September 9, the House Energy & Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power discussed the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) Clean Power Plan Proposed Rule at a hearing titled “State Perspectives: Questions Concerning EPA’s Proposed Clean Power...

 

HTMLOCR Issues Guidance on HIPAA and Same-Sex Marriage
Kimberly J. Gold; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 22, 2014
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) released guidance last Wednesday to help covered entities and business associates understand the privacy implications of the 2013 Supreme Court decision in United States v. Windsor...

 

HTMLCMS Releases MSSP and Pioneer ACO Data on Shared Savings and Losses - Where Do We Go From Here?
Andrew J. Shin, Stephen M. Weiner, Stephanie D. Willis; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 23, 2014
On September 16, 2014, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced key shared savings and losses results of Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) that began participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) or the Pioneer ACO Program (PACO) in 2012 and 2013.

 

HTMLDOJ Antitrust Enforcers Take to the Bully Pulpit on Prosecuting Antitrust Crimes and Antitrust Compliance Programs
Robert G. Kidwell, Bruce D. Sokler; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 12, 2014
In recent years, antitrust criminal enforcement efforts have increased around the world. These efforts focus mainly on cartels — which the Supreme Court calls “the supreme evil of antitrust” — that conspire to fix prices, rig bids, or allocate markets. Courts have imposed...

 

HTMLCMS Continues to Struggle with How to Provide High Quality Care to Dual Eligibles
Tara E. Swenson; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 21, 2014
Last week CMS announced that it would not execute its option to terminate its 2015 contracts with Medicare Advantage Plans and Part D plans that had scored three stars or less for three consecutive years. At the same time, CMS announced that it was seeking information from insurers and others in...

 

HTMLEmployment Law Summer Recap 2014: Part 6 of 11 - A Farewell to the BCS and Amateurism in College Athletics (At Least as You Knew It)
Tyrone P. Thomas; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 22, 2014
The advent of a playoff system in Division I FBS college football is not the only new change in intercollegiate athletics. After the most active summer in the history of college sports, the following events will have a large effect on compliance going forward:

 

HTMLEmployment Law Summer Recap 2014: Part 7 of 11 - Joey Chestnut Gets Engaged, Wins Yet Another Hotdog Eating Contest and ... then Politely Declines to Participate in a Wellness Program?
Michael S. Arnold; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 23, 2014
61 hot dogs in 10 minutes. Let me repeat: 61 hot dogs in 10 minutes. That’s an incredible 6.1 hotdogs per minute! But for competitive eating champion Joey Chestnut, it was just another day at the office. Chestnut took home his 5th consecutive July 4th Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest...

 

HTMLIRS Affirms Treatment of Short Sales for UBTI Purposes
Jonathan R. Talansky; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on Sepember 12, 2014
Since there are many hedge funds that utilize short selling as part of their investment strategy, it is important for hedge fund investors, including tax exempt organizations, to understand the U.S. tax treatment of these transactions. Fortunately for the exempt investors, the IRS has taken a...

 

HTMLThe Affordable Care Act—Countdown to Compliance for Employers, Week 14: IRS Notice 2014-55 Gets the Employer Shared Responsibility Rules to Play Nice with the Rules Governing Mid-Year Cafeteria Plan Elections, Among Others
Alden J. Bianchi; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2014, previously published on September 22, 2014
The Treasury Department and the IRS had a busy week issuing no less than five Affordable Care Act guidance items, consisting of:

 


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