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HTMLCan You Link Insurance Premiums To Smoking?
F. Kytle Frye; Fisher & Phillips LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 15, 2014, previously published on July 1, 2014
Rocked by soaring costs, including skyrocketing increases in health insurance premiums, employers are desperate to manage, and hopefully limit, whatever costs they can. Many employers have begun to look to the lifestyle choices of their employees and how those choices might influence their cost of...

 

HTMLUnion Carbide v. Bombardier: Confidentiality of Settlement Communications
Margot Finley; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 30, 2014, previously published on May 29, 2014
A decision of the Supreme Court of Canada released on May 8, 2014 has clarified that a confidentiality clause in a mediation contract will not restrict a party from producing evidence of communications made in the mediation context in order to prove the terms of the settlement, unless that is the...

 

HTMLPotential Risks of Healthcare Joint Ventures Between Insurance Companies and Hospitals
Charles L. Kreindler, Barbara E. Taylor; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 23, 2014, previously published on May 21, 2014
Healthcare joint ventures are nothing new. Since the mid-2000’s, physician-hospital ventures have been resurgent, notwithstanding the Office of Inspector General’s skepticism regarding the risk of fraud and abuse when investors are sources of referrals and the filing of numerous...

 

HTMLImportant Court Decision For No-Fault Insurers; Second Circuit Court of Appeals Rejects Limitation On State Farm v. Mallela
Jared Facher, William J. Natbony; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 15, 2014, previously published on May 7, 2014
We are pleased to inform you that our firm, together with our co-counsel Bob Stern of Stern & Montana, obtained a very favorable and significant decision for no-fault insurers on an issue of first impression at the appellate level. Specifically, on May 6, 2014, in the case of Allstate Insurance...

 

HTMLLong Term Care Insurance... Is it Here for the Long Haul?
Vonda W. Chappell; Kaufman & Canoles A Professional Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
April 28, 2014
With increasing life expectancies and soaring medical and healthcare costs, even the most junior of those in the workforce and beyond are facing fears about how they and their family members will be able to pay the costs associated with the care they may require as seniors, while still preserving...

 

HTMLNo Further Extensions for ICD-10 and MU Stage 2
Margaret Young Levi; Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 6, 2014, previously published on February 28, 2014
Everyone is a-twitter (pun intended) about the announcement on Thursday, February 27, 2014, from Marilyn Tavenner, the Administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), that the deadline for adoption of ICD-10 will not be extended. Tavenner was the keynote speaker at the...

 

Adobe PDFACA 90-Day Waiting Period
Lamb Barnosky LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 3, 2014, previously published on February 25, 2014
The Affordable Care Act ("the ACA") established minimum standards for health insurance plans. One of those standards is prohibiting an individual who is otherwise eligible for health insurance coverage from waiting more than 90 days for coverage to become effective. This memorandum...

 

HTMLPuerto Rico Imposes Massive Fine for Insurer’s Data Breachl
Erin Brisbay McMahon; Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
February 26, 2014, previously published on February 24, 2014
The Puerto Rico Health Insurance Administration has fined Triple-S Salud Inc. (TSS) $6.8 million for failure to safeguard Medicare beneficiary numbers. This far exceeds any fine imposed by or settlement reached by the United States Office of Civil Rights to date for HIPAA data breaches. How did the...

 

HTMLEmployer Healthcare Mandate Transition Relief Announced
Brydon M. DeWitt; Williams Mullen;
Legal Alert/Article
February 13, 2014, previously published on February 12, 2014
This week, the Treasury Department announced transition rules that delay implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) employer health insurance mandate for some employers and modify it for others.

 

HTMLPip and the Use of the Medicare Fee Schedule: Flag on the Play
William Davis, Alexandra Taboada; Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
February 12, 2014, previously published on February 3, 2014
The ever-changing world of PIP is unpredictable. Frequent legislative changes, coupled with an oftentimes inconsistent and limited body of case law, constantly changes the way insurers defend PIP claims. In an arena that has become more about attorney’s fees in nominal breach of contract...

 


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