Legal Articles: Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.

 







Document(s) published by this organization: 701


View Page: Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next  >>
Show: results per page
Sort by:

HTMLFacebook v. Vachani - User Authorization Can Be Revoked By Service Providers
Brian Lam, Cynthia J. Larose; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 19, 2016
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit recently issued a decision that could have far reaching implications for the relationships between companies that provide online services, their customers or users, and third parties. In Facebook v. Vachani, the Ninth Circuit found that Power Ventures...

 

HTMLSenate Committee Releases Report on Potential Stark Law Changes, Hearing Scheduled
Jordan T. Cohen, Laurence J. Freedman, Rodney Whitlock; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 7, 2016
On June 30, 2016, the Senate Finance Committee’s Republican staff issued a 20-page report discussing comments made by industry stakeholders after a December 2015 round-table on the future of the physician self-referral law, also known as the Stark law. Unless an exception is met, the Stark...

 

HTMLAnother Jury Acquits in One of the First Few Prosecutions of Health Care Executives Following DOJ’s Yates Memo
Laurence J. Freedman, Bethany Hills, Samantha P. Kingsbury; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 27, 2016
Last month, we reported on a Massachusetts federal court jury’s decision to acquit the former CEO of Warner Chilcott in one of the first prosecutions of a health care executive following the Department of Justice’s (“DOJ”) Yates Memo. Last week, another Massachusetts federal...

 

HTMLThe Impact of Recently Proposed Regulations on Ineligible Nonqualified Plans Under Internal Revenue Code § 457(f)
Alden J. Bianchi, David Ronald Lagasse, Tyrone P. Thomas; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 7, 2016
The Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service recently issued comprehensive proposed regulations governing nonqualified plans subject to tax under Internal Revenue Code § 457. Code § 457 prescribes the tax rules that apply to “eligible” and “ineligible”...

 

HTML“Your Money or Your PHI”: OCR Releases Guidance on Ransomware
Dianne J. Bourque, Kate F. Stewart; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 12, 2016
On Monday, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) released important new guidance on ransomware for hospitals and other healthcare providers and finally addressed the question of whether electronic protected health information (ePHI) that has been encrypted on a covered entity’s systems, but...

 

HTMLCMS Releases Proposed Outpatient Payment System Rule for 2017, Leaving Hospitals Unhappy
Sarah Beth Smith, Rodney Whitlock; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 14, 2016
Last week, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its proposed rule for the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and the Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) Payment System for 2017. CMS proposed several new policies in the rule, including the implementation of...

 

HTMLBiodiagnostic Laboratory Services Sentenced; Another Physician Pleads Guilty
Brian P. Dunphy; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 8, 2016
The long-running test-referral prosecution against Biodiagnostic Laboratory Services, LLC (“BLS”), a New Jersey clinical blood testing laboratory; its owner and employees; and BLS’s referring physicians recently reached another milestone. In a criminal case that the U.S....

 

HTMLFTC Plants A Flag With LabMD Ruling: What This Means for Enforcement
Cynthia J. Larose, Natalie Prescott; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on August 1, 2016
On Friday, the heads of the Federal Trade Commission overruled the decision of the Administrative Law Judge (“ALJ”) in In the Matter of LabMd., Inc. The FTC concluded that the ALJ had erred in dismissing the Commission’s case against a lab testing company LabMD and misapplied the...

 

HTMLFed Circuit’s “Amgen v. Apotex” Decision: Clarification of a BPCIA Riddle (Unless, of course, the Supreme Court Steps In)
Thomas H. Wintner; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 5, 2016
On July 5, the Federal Circuit issued another important decision regarding the meaning of certain provisions of the Biologics Price Competition and Innovation Act (BPCIA). See Amgen Inc. v. Apotex Inc., Fed. Cir. Case No. 2016-1308.

 

HTMLD.C. Circuit Strikes a Potential Blow to the Affordable Care Act
Lauren Marie Moldawer, Rodney Whitlock; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 15, 2016, previously published on July 13, 2016
Earlier this month, the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit issued its decision in Central United Life Insurance Co., v. Burwell, striking down a Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) rule prohibiting the sale and marketing of “fixed indemnity” plans to consumers who did not...

 


View Page: Prev  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next  >>