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Commercial real estate listing agreements - seven things for a seller to consider

USA - April 7 2015 Most sales of commercial real estate begin when the seller retains a broker. The seller's choice of the broker can depend upon a number of factors

Navigating the Buy America Act in Federal Transit Authority funded contracts

USA - April 2 2014 The Buy America Act (“Buy America”) mandates that, for Federal Transit Authority procurements valued at over $100,000, all “iron, steel, and

When it comes to Medicare payment, physicians have choices

USA - March 12 2014 Not everyone can choose equally and their choices will net direct outcomes in their practice income. Medicare jargon can be confusing and is certainly

Commercial real estate sellers - ten additions to a buyer's contract

USA - December 10 2014 When a seller and a buyer agree upon the terms for the sale of a commercial property the next step is often for the buyer to prepare the first draft

Latest trends in e-discovery: the focus on proportionality and cooperation

USA - May 31 2014 When asked what has been the most significant development in federal litigation during his time on the bench, United States Magistrate Judge John M

Final Rule Implements Quality Payment Program under MACRA

USA - December 27 2016 MACRA? SGR? QPP? PQRS? MIPS? APM? . . . Eligible clinicians? If you are a physician, mid-level provider, or work with those providers, then you have

U.S. District Court for District of Columbia Requires HHS to Eliminate Medicare Appeals Backlog by December 31, 2020

USA - December 22 2016 On December 5, 2016, a U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia granted summary judgment in American Hospital Association, et al., v. Burwell

OIG Finalizes CMP Regulations, Largely as Proposed

USA - December 22 2016 On December 7, 2016, the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General (OIG) finalized PDF its proposal to update the civil

The 21st Century Cures Act

USA - December 22 2016 Signed into law by President Obama on December 13, 2016, the 21st Century Cures Act (Act) was overwhelmingly supported in both houses of Congress and

CMS Publishes the Medicare Outpatient Observation Notice Form and Instructions

USA - December 22 2016 On December 8, 2016, CMS published the final version of the Medicare Outpatient Observation Notice (MOON) that hospitals and critical access hospitals