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|OIG Issues “Special Fraud Alert” on Lab Payments for Specimen Processing and Data Registry|
Grace D. Mack; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
August 25, 2014, previously published on August 19, 2014On June 25, 2014, the OIG issued a Special Fraud Alert addressing compensation paid by laboratories to referring physicians. This Special Fraud Alert supplements prior OIG guidance which emphasizes that providing free or below-market goods or services to a physician who is a source of referrals, or...
|Here Comes the Sunshine Act|
Grace D. Mack; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
August 25, 2014, previously published on August 19, 2014The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released a guide for physicians to prepare for the Dispute Resolution period of the Physician Payments Sunshine Act. The CMS guide is available on the CMS Open Payments website http://go.cms.gov/openpayments. CMS announced "mid-July"...
|The Sober Truth of New Jersey’s BYOB Law and the Acquisition of a Liquor License|
John E. Hogan; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
August 6, 2014, previously published on July 31, 2014New Jersey became home to America’s first commercial distillery when, in 1780, an immigrant from Scotland established an Applejack production facility in what is now Colts Neck. Since that time, New Jersey has become the birthplace to some of the most complex liquor license laws in the...
|The Fatal Tracy Morgan Collision Throws Spotlight on the Growing Criminalization of the Traffic Accident|
Ellen Torregrossa-O'Connor; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
July 23, 2014, previously published on July 17, 2014It came as no surprise that Tracy Morgan sued Walmart last week after the fatal collision on June 7, 2014 between one of the company’s trucks and Morgan’s limousine on the New Jersey Turnpike. Early word that the Walmart truck driver admitted to being awake for more than 24 hours prior...
|Is There Any Escape From Your Contract?|
Alyson M. Leone; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
July 7, 2014, previously published on June 17, 2014Are you stuck in a contract with onerous provisions and desire to get out of it? Are you paying too much for an item or service and want to stop making such payments? If you answered yes to either of the preceding questions, you should review the term and termination clauses in your contract. This...
|Top Three Tips for Hiring Employees|
Dominick J. Bratti; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
May 6, 2014, previously published on April 30, 2014Hiring employees is almost certainly one of the most imperative decisions a business will ever make. The recipe to a successful hire is often in finding workers that will enhance your business with a positive value alignment and mind-set, but there are a few basic guidelines that you should...
|New Jersey Healthcare Regulatory Update|
Angelo J. Cifaldi, Gordon J. Golum, Peter A. Greenbaum, Douglas Watson Lubic, Michael F. Schaff; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
April 23, 2014, previously published on April 9, 2014As a service to our healthcare clients, the following is provided as a brief summary of regulatory changes published in the New Jersey Register during March 2014. This summary is provided for informational purposes only and the reader is urged to review the entire text of the changes as such...
|A Low or Mid-Level Employee Can Create A Privileged Communication, But Cannot Waive The Privilege Once Created|
Donald E. Taylor, James E. Tonrey; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
January 6, 2014, previously published on January 1, 2014Hedden v. Kean University, A-4999-12T2, decided by the New Jersey Appellate Division on October 24, 2013, provides a tutorial on the ability of low to mid-level employees to create privileged attorney-client communications, and to waive that privilege by subsequent disclosures.
|Back to School and Back to Court, Litigating your Divorce and Custody Matter|
Albertina Webb; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
January 6, 2014, previously published on January 1, 2014Every September brings excitement for thousands of children leaving the house for the first time and attending school and for those going back to school. The little yellow bus turning the corner also brings excitement and some rest and relaxation to the parents. But seriously, it is also a return...
|Stay Away: Some Exceptions And Bases For Relief From The Bankruptcy Code’s Automatic Stay|
Jay B. Feldman; Wilentz, Goldman & Spitzer P.A.;
December 19, 2013, previously published on December 16, 2013The automatic stay provided for by section 362 of the Bankruptcy Code is triggered immediately upon the filing of a debtor’s petition with the Bankruptcy Court. Unfortunately, many business owners and managers have a basic understanding of the automatic stay by virtue of the fact that they...