Legal Articles: Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.

 







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HTMLNew York Court Strikes Blow Against Fracking
E. Christopher Murray; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 18, 2014, previously published on July 2014
This week the New York State Court of Appeals upheld the right of municipalities to ban hydraulic fracturing for natural gas within their borders. In Norce Energy Corp. USA v. Town of Dryden and Cooperstown Holstein Corporation v. Town of Middlefield, the Court of Appeals held that towns and other...

 

HTMLSupreme Court Ruling A Green Light For EPA Climate Change Regulations
E. Christopher Murray; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
May 23, 2014, previously published on May 2014
In EPA v. EME Homer City Generation L.P., the Supreme Court recently upheld regulations adopted by the EPA restricting the discharge of pollutants from coal plants that drift from Midwestern and Appalachian states to the East Coast. The regulations were promulgated under the Clean Air Act, but...

 

HTMLMedicare Advantage Terminations: Thinning The Herd Of Qualified Participating Providers
Douglas M. Nadjari; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2014, previously published on February 2014
"Thinning the herd" is the process of removing from the population, by any means necessary, those who cannot or should not survive. Emblem, United Healthcare and other major health insurers, have undertaken a corporate sponsored “thinning of the herd” of participating...

 

HTMLOBS Rental Rules Called Into Question
Leora F. Ardizzone; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 3, 2013, previously published on September 2013
Not long after the passage of the laws permitting physicians to operate accredited office based surgery practices (“OBSPs”), the Department of Health (the “Department”) Website included a list of “Frequently Asked Questions” (individually, a “FAQ” or...

 

HTMLCaptive Insurance: A Niche for the Middle Market
Jon H. Ruiss; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 30, 2013, previously published on September 2013
With insurance premiums on the rise and the uncertain state of the federal tax system, middle market business owners may be looking for a source of stability that allocates the risks associated with operations. A “small” captive insurance company may provide such stability. Small...

 

HTMLNew York’s I-STOP Law Goes into Effect for Practitioners - August 27, 2013
Ellen F. Kessler; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
August 24, 2013, previously published on August 2013
A new law, the Internet System for Tracking Over-Prescribing (I-STOP) Law (§3343-a of the NYS Public Health Law) enacted one year ago, will go into effect on August 27, 2013, requiring practitioners who prescribe controlled substances to consult New York State’s Prescription Monitoring...

 

HTMLStartups: Extended Window of Opportunity Available By Way of Section 1202
Jon H. Ruiss; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 31, 2013, previously published on July 2013
Investors and owners of startups are always looking to maximize the potential value of a business and realize that value at some point in the future. Taxation is an important driver of the value of a business. While taxation should not be the only consideration in investment decisions, it should...

 

HTMLSEC Final Rule Eliminates Advertising Ban in Rule 506 Offerings
Irvin Brum; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 29, 2013, previously published on July 2013
On July 10, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) released its long-awaited rules ending an 80-year ban on “general solicitation” by issuers conducting private placements. The rules, contained in an amendment to Rule 506 under Regulation D...