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Unsealed False Claims Act suit asserts that reverse payment settlements create government overpayments
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 22 2015

Pharmaceutical manufacturers could face a new line of attack related to Hatch-Waxman reverse payment settlement agreements (so-called


Senate’s investigation into agency guidance overlooks a larger problem
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

A formal investigation into this issue is a welcome development for the health care industry; however, it is unlikely to address a related, and


Will Senate Committee’s investigation of agencies’ use of 'guidance' benefit health care providers?
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

Health care lawyers are familiar with the term "underground rulemaking," which refers to efforts by federal agencies to impose obligations on


OIG issues new guidance for health care Boards
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 22 2015

On April 20, 2015, the US Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General (OIG), the Association of Healthcare Internal Auditors


Government pulls out all the stops to investigate and prosecute Medicare fraud against Sacred Heart Hospital executives in Chicago
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 16 2015

On March 19, a federal jury convicted Edward Novak, the former Chief Executive officer of Chicago’s Sacred Heart Hospital, and two other executives


California Court of Appeal confirms limited recovery under Health & Safety Code section 1430(b)
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 10 2015

In the recent case of Lemaire v. Covenant Care California (2015) LLC., 234 Cal.App.4th 860, the California Court of Appeal confirmed its prior


Supreme Court blocks path for health care providers seeking additional Medicaid funding
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2015

On March 31, 2015, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a 5-4 decision in the case of Armstrong v. Exceptional Child Center, Inc., 575 U.S


Report suggests CMS should modify requirements for claims repayment
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2015

In a March 19, 2015 report commissioned by the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association (AOPA), a health care consulting firm found that the Center


FDA issues Guidance on the reprocessing of reusable medical devices
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 24 2015

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a final agency guidance recently, entitled "Reprocessing Medical Devices in Health Care Settings:


Gerard v. Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center will require reevaluation of employment practices: many California health care employers must reevaluate scheduling and meal break waivers
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2015

On February 10, 2015, California's 4th District Court of Appeal issued its opinion inGerard v. Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, invalidating the