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GAO report on federally funded research of the environmental, health and safety risks of nanoscale materials

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 30 2008

In our continuing coverage of emerging product liability issues related to carbon nanotubes, we focus on the U.S. government's call for stricter monitoring of health risks arising from the production and use of this new technology

Rhode Island touts new health benefits exchange

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 5 2013

In 2011 Rhode Island Governor Lincoln Chafee signed an Executive Order to create the state's Health Benefits Exchange, which will offer a selection

Increased Medicare tax on wages and self-employment income over certain threshold amounts & new Medicare tax on unearned income of individuals, estates and trusts

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 8 2010

The Healthcare and Education Reconciliation Act (the "Act") was signed into law by the President on March 30, 2010

The newest IRS COBRA notice offers employers much-awaited answers

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2009

In a previous communication, we provided you general information regarding the new COBRA elections and subsidies provided for in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA

Restrictive covenants - Illinois Supreme Court rules on their validity in the medical profession and provides guidance on enforcement

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 16 2007

Illinois courts have a long tradition of upholding covenants not to compete in employment contracts, provided the limitations as to time and territory are not unreasonable

CMS unveils final rule on electronic prescribing program

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 12 2011

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) recently released its final rule to amend the Medicare electronic prescribing incentive program

IRS proposes rules on fees assessed on health plans to fund Patient-Centered Outcomes Research trust fund

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 7 2012

The Internal Revenue Service recently issued proposed regulations on the fees imposed on issuers of certain health insurance policies and plan sponsors of certain self-insured health plans to fund the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute established by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”

Recent study sparks concern about asbestos-like health risk from nanotubes found in everyday products

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • June 2 2008

If recent research is correct, we could all be at risk of developing mesothelioma in the future, and this time asbestos will not be to blame

Medical malpractice premiums to increase in New York

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 6 2007

On July 2, 2007, New York State Insurance Superintendent Eric R. Dinallo announced that the Department approved a 14 increase in medical malpractice insurance rates