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Not so fast! Federal court holds ERISA plans can’t recoup overpayments without following procedural steps

  • Arent Fox LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • April 11 2014

In an important victory for health care providers, a federal district court in Illinois recently held that health plans may not simply unilaterally

California Supreme Court upholds physician’s right to bring 'whistleblower' lawsuit prior to completion of peer review proceedings

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 24 2014

The California Supreme Court has issued a much-awaited decision in an important peer review case, Fahlen v. Sutter Central Valley Hospitals. In a

Medicare appeals at a standstill: providers convene, press CMS to intervene

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 19 2014

A December 31 memo from Nancy Griswold, Chief Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) of the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA), delivered bad

RAC audits are becoming increasingly frequent and costly to hospitals but appeals can succeed

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 6 2014

The latest report published by the American Hospital Association (AHA) detailing the results of its RAC Trac survey reveals that RAC activity in

FDA gets into a lather about antibacterial soaps and body washes

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 18 2013

On December 17, 2013, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a long-awaited Proposed Rule (PR), which requires manufacturers of

House passes bipartisan budget agreement and Medicare physician payment legislation

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 13 2013

The House of Representatives last night voted 332 - 94 to pass the bipartisan budget agreement (H. J. Res 59) crafted by Senate Budget Committee

Landmark legislation enacted to improve the safety of drugs distributed and used in the United States

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 6 2013

On November 27, President Barack Obama signed the Drug Quality and Security Act (H.R. 3204), a law that makes significant changes that will have a

California Appellate Court upholds hospital Board’s exercise of 'independent judgment' in overturning hearing committee decision

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 6 2013

In an important published opinion, the California Court of Appeal in Michalski v. Scripps Mercy Hospital has confirmed that a hospital's governing

OSHA's proposed changes to the recordkeep rule will lead to significantly more inspections - how employers can submit comments to OSHA concerning this agressive change

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 22 2013

OSHA has a very ambitious regulatory agenda this year. Most recently, it announced a proposed regulation to require electronic reporting of injuries

New York law authorizes hospital's anti-competitive activities

  • Arent Fox LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 20 2013

New York recently amended the Public Authority Law to allow Nassau Health Care Corporation (NuHealth) to engage in collaborative activities with