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HTMLStudent Employees and the Affordable Care Act - Part 2 of 4: Can an Offer of Student Coverage Count as an Applicable Large Employer’s “Offer” of Coverage?
Patricia A. Moran; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on June 4, 2015
In the previous installment of this series, we addressed whether student employees may be excluded from an employer’s offer of coverage. We concluded that a blanket exclusion of this nature could put an employer at risk for ACA penalties. Our second issue addresses student health insurance...

 

HTMLBig Win for Anti-GMO Groups as Federal Judge Upholds Jackson County GMO Ban
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on June 2, 2015
On Friday, Federal Magistrate Judge Mark D. Clarke partially dismissed a lawsuit brought by commercial alfalfa farmers seeking to overturn a Jackson County ordinance that banned the use of GMO seed stock (“It is a county violation for any person or entity to propagate, cultivate, raise, or...

 

HTMLGMOs at the Ballot Box: the Drama Continues
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on May 28, 2015
Joining the rising tide of local GMO legislation, last week voters in Benton County, Oregon defeated the Benton County Local Food System Ordinance, which would have prohibited the cultivation of GMO crops in the county. The proposed legislation follows on the heels of a Jackson County, Oregon GMO...

 

HTMLSupreme Court Decides Qui Tam First-to-File Issues
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on June 3, 2015
Whether you are on the defense side or the relator side of the qui tam world, you can count the Supreme Court’s opinion in Kellogg, Brown & Root Services, Inc. v. United States ex. Rel. Carter as a win and a loss. Since January’s oral arguments, the False Claims Act bar has eagerly...

 

HTMLDOJ and HHS Annual Report Highlights $3.3 Billion in Settlements and Judgments in FY 2014
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on April 6, 2015
On March 19, 2015, the Department of Justice (DOJ) and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) issued their annual Health Care Fraud and Abuse Control (HCFAC) Program report highlighting that the HCFAC Program obtained $3.3 billion in health care fraud judgments and settlements in FY 2014. Of...

 

HTMLTop Ten Reasons Why US Trademark Searches are Important to Every Business
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on January 7, 2015
As we ring in the new year, we thought we would remind everyone why the importance of a comprehensive trademark search for a new company name and for a new trademark cannot be overstated:

 

HTMLStudent Employees and the Affordable Care Act - Part 1 of 4: Can We Exclude Student Workers From Our Health Plan?
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on June 2, 2015
Educational institutions employ students in a variety of positions including work-study positions, teaching and research assistantships, and resident assistantships. This four-part series will discuss several issues that have arisen under the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) employer shared...

 

HTMLCMS Issues Proposed Rule on Stage 3 of Meaningful Use
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on April 3, 2015
On March 20, 2015, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (“CMS“) and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (“ONC“) each released their much-anticipated proposed rules for Stage 3 of the Meaningful Use program and the 2015...

 

HTMLCleanEdge U.S. Clean Tech Index - Which Cities and States Are Clean Energy Leaders
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on June 2, 2015
On Tuesday, June 2, CleanEdge, in association with Wells Fargo and the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center among others, released its annual U.S. Clean Tech Leadership Index. The Index uses a diverse set of industry indicators to rank all 50 states and the country’s 50 largest metro areas on...

 

HTMLIRS Green Lights Section 529A ABLE Disability Programs
Leonard Weiser-Varon; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 18, 2015, previously published on March 15, 2015
Pi Day comes but once a century, on 3/14/15. The Internal Revenue Service receives praise approximately as frequently. But the IRS deserves applause for its Notice 2015-18, released March 10, 2015, giving the green light to states to proceed with the establishment of tax-free investment programs...

 


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