Legal Articles: Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.

 







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HTMLCourt Of Appeals Upholds General Permit Procedures For Storm Water Discharge
E. Christopher Murray; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2015, previously published on May 2015
The New York State Court of Appeals, in Natural Resources Defense Council, Inc. v. New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, recently rejected a challenge to the general permit procedures adopted by New York State for storm water discharge. Under the Clean Water Act and New York...

 

HTMLCurrent Developments and Future Trends in False Claims Act Litigation
Norman R. Cerullo; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2015, previously published on May 2015
This past year marked another wildly successful year for the Department of Justice (DOJ) in recovering nearly six billion dollars as a result of False Claims Act (FCA) enforcements, settlements and qui tam whistleblower lawsuits. The exact figure, $5.69 billion, is the largest annual recovery ever...

 

HTMLRMF Litigators Obtain Reversal of Denial of Long-Term Disability Benefits
Douglas A. Cooper, Gracie C. Wright; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2015, previously published on May 2015
When a private insurance company denies a claim for long-term disability benefits, one appeals that decision through that same insurance company’s appeal process. This does not bode particularly well for the appealing party.

 

HTMLNew Change in New York Nurse Practitioner Law
Ellen F. Kessler; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2015, previously published on January 2015
The NPMA eliminates the onerous requirement of a written collaborative practice agreement (“Collaborative Agreement”) for “experienced” Nurse Practitioners (“NPs”). Previously, a Collaborative Agreement was required to be executed by all NPs with one or more...

 

HTMLCCRC to Offer Long-Term Continuum of Care to Seniors
Wayne L. Kaplan; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2015
While the seniors’ housing industry is not new and nursing facilities seem like they have been around forever, it still took quite a long time for most people in New York to become familiar with assisted living facilities. Within the next few years, they will no doubt become familiar with...

 

HTMLAre Payments To Assisted Living Facilities Tax Deductible?
Wayne L. Kaplan, Jonathan C. Sullivan; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
June 17, 2015
Currently, over one million Americans live in more than 28,000 assisted living facilities across the United States. Residents and their families often bear the costs of assisted living facilities from their own financial resources. Even though assisted living facilities continue to seek new ways to...

 

HTMLIs it a Lease or a License? Why it Matters.
Mark Bailey, Eric C. Rubenstein; Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
November 17, 2014, previously published on October 2014
Owners renting space may have the option of doing so by a “lease” or a “license agreement”. What is the difference to an owner (or the lessee/licensee)? Though sometimes the variances are murky, there are definite repercussions for following one route versus the other.

 

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...