Join Matindale-Hubbell Connected



Search Results (9374)

  
Documents on health care
 

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

HTMLHow New York’s Emergency Medical Services and Surprise Bills Law Impacts Providers and Plans
Nili S. Yolin; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
May 6, 2015, previously published on April 21, 2015
Last year New York passed legislation known as the “Emergency Medical Services and Surprise Bills” law, a much-heralded consumer protection law primarily intended to guard against surprise bills for out of network (OON) health care services. We wrote about the law, which went into...

 

HTMLFTC Flushes McWane in a Big Eleventh Circuit Exclusive Dealing Win
Helen J. Kim, Timothy J. Slattery, Bruce D. Sokler; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
May 6, 2015, previously published on April 22, 2015
The situations where exclusive dealing policies, explicit or tied to an aggressive discounting program, cross the line under the rule-of-reason remain far from clear. Because it involved appellate review of a Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or the “Commission”) ruling...

 

HTMLFTC Settles Radioactive Allegations Against Cardinal Health with a Near Record-Breaking Disgorgement Agreement
Helen J. Kim, Dionne C. Lomax, Bruce D. Sokler; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
May 6, 2015, previously published on April 21, 2015
In a 3-2 decision, as part of its aggressive antitrust enforcement in health care industries, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC or the Commission) announced that Cardinal Health, Inc. (Cardinal) agreed to pay $26.8 million to resolve the FTC’s allegations that Cardinal illegally monopolized...

 

HTMLIn the Wake of Baltimore: What Can Congress Do?
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
May 5, 2015, previously published on May 1, 2015
Every few months, members of Congress have been faced with searing images of peaceful protests that turn into violent demonstrations after a black man has died at the hands of police.

 

HTMLMedicare Physician Payment Overhaul Bill Becomes Law
John R., III Feore, Bruce Merlin Fried, John R., IV Russell; Dentons Canada LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 4, 2015, previously published on April 15, 2015
Late April 14, the US Senate passed H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 (MACRA) with broad bipartisan support. President Obama will sign MACRA into law, thus ending the annual exercise of Medicare physician fee schedule payment fixes. MACRA contains several Medicare and...

 

HTMLGeorgia’s Medical Marijuana Law Includes No Employment-Discrimination Protection
Roger S. Kaplan, Kathryn J. Russo; Jackson Lewis P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
April 30, 2015, previously published on April 23, 2015
On April 16, 2015, Governor Nathan Deal signed legislation immediately legalizing the use of a low-potency form of cannabis oil for medicinal uses. However, unlike many other medical marijuana laws enacted recently, the Georgia law contains no language protecting medical marijuana users from...

 

HTMLScore One for the Defense: Application of the Affordable Care Act to Reduce Future Damages
Leslie M. Jenny; Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman & Goggin, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
April 30, 2015, previously published on April 28, 2015
Medical malpractice and catastrophic injury lawyers, insurers and clients are all interested in the first cases to come to fruition following the rollout of the Affordable Care Act (ACA). The ACA represents our nation’s first piece of federal legislation mandating universal access to health...

 

Adobe PDFThe Many Levels of Supervision
Robert V. Williams; Burr & Forman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 30, 2015, previously published on April 2015
Non-physician practitioners or physician extenders, as they are often called, are now common place in physicians' offices and have been for some time. They are an integral part of the private practice of medicine for the simple reason that they provide very skilled and useful services to the...

 

HTMLEEOC Issues Important Proposed Rule Governing Employer Wellness Programs
Edward S. Schenk III; Williams Mullen;
Legal Alert/Article
April 27, 2015, previously published on April 22, 2015
On April 16, 2015, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) published a proposed rule further addressing increasingly popular employer “wellness programs.” These programs generally incentivize employees to make healthier lifestyle choices by participating in nutrition and...

 

HTMLChina Publishes Draft Amendment to the GB 9685 Hygienic Standard on the Uses of Additives in Food Containers and Packaging Materials
David J. Ettinger, Mark Thompson; Keller and Heckman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 24, 2015, previously published on April 03, 2015
On January 20, 2015, China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) published an amendment to the current Hygienic Standards for Uses of Additives in Food Containers and Packaging Materials (GB 9685-2008) for comments from the general public.[1] Comments on the amended...

 


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