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|Antitrust Issues Facing Physicians in Medicaid and Professional Licensing|
John T. Mooresmith; Burr & Forman LLP;
August 18, 2015, previously published on August 2015Physicians who were practicing in the 1990s were involved in numerous attempts to organize themselves in order to be able to participate in and even financially survive the onslaught of managed care delivery systems. The new systems were attempting to shift the risk of increasing costs from...
|Louise Arbour Named One Of Canada’s Top 25 Most Influential Lawyer|
Alida Alepian, Eusis Dougan-McKenzie, Talha Wasti; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
August 12, 2015, previously published on August 4, 2015Canadian Lawyer named the Honourable Louise Arbour, counsel with Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG), as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers of 2015. The list recognizes leaders in the Canadian justice system and legal profession. Madam Arbour was listed as a top vote recipient in the World...
|CMS Issues Proposed Stark Law Changes in the Proposed 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule|
Clay J. Countryman; Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson, L.L.P.;
August 7, 2015, previously published on August 2015On July 8, 2015, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published the proposed calendar year 2016 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (Proposed Rule), which included several significant proposed changes and clarifications by CMS to the Stark Law regulations. These proposed changes...
|Illinois Supreme Court Rules Against ER Physicians in Interpretation of Good Samaritan Act|
J. Matthew Thompson; Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen Professional Corporation;
July 30, 2015, previously published on Second Quarter 2015In Home Star Bank and Financial Services v. Emergency Care and Health Organization, Ltd., 2014 IL 115526, the Illinois Supreme Court significantly narrowed the scope of immunity afforded to physicians under the Good Samaritan Act. Additionally, the Court's decision is likely to impact emergency...
|Court Upholds IDFPR Sanctions Against Doctor Despite Recommendations of Medical Disciplinary Board|
Roger Clayton; Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen Professional Corporation;
July 29, 2015, previously published on Spring 2015The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (Department) filed a complaint against an Illinois physician charging him with dishonorable, unethical and unprofessional conduct, as well as inappropriate touching of a patient during medical examinations in violation of the Medical...
|Top 15 Tips To Increase Your Personal Injury Accident Claim Settlement|
David Laurence Altman, David Laurence Altman; Law Offices of David Laurence Altman;
July 29, 2015, previously published on july 26, 2015A guide to how insurance carriers handle personal injury claims and what every injured accident victim should know to maximize their insurance settlement or recovery.
|Appellate Court Reminds Physicians to Supplement Deposition Testimony with Any New Opinions|
Mark Hansen, Melissa Schoenbein; Heyl, Royster, Voelker & Allen Professional Corporation;
July 29, 2015, previously published on Second Quarter 2015This trial testimony of the gastroenterologist in a medical malpractice suit against him directly contradicted his deposition testimony in which he stated that to a reasonable degree of medical certainty the patient’s bleeding esophageal varices caused her death. In Fakes v. Eloy, the court...
|Enforcement of Foreign Judgments in the Cayman Islands|
July 29, 2015, previously published on Summer 2015The Foreign Judgments Reciprocal Enforcement Law (1996 Revision) (the “Law”) allows a judgment creditor to apply for the judgment to be registered in the Grand Court and thereafter is deemed to have the same force and effect as Judgment of the Grand Court. However, at present the Law...
|Nevada Chief Insurance Counsel Amy Parks To Serve Second Time as Acting Insurance Commissioner|
Colodny Fass P.A.;
July 14, 2015, previously published on July 8, 2015Following the resignation of former Nevada Insurance Commissioner Scott J. Kipper, Nevada Department of Business and Industry Director Bruce Breslow appointed Amy L. Parks as Acting Insurance Commissioner yesterday, July 7, 2015.
|Written Reasons in Administrative Decisions|
June 26, 2015, previously published on June 9, 2015Fashoranti v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Nova Scotia, 2015 NSCA 25, dismissing an appeal from the disciplinary committee’s finding that a physician committed unprofessional conduct.