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Study Shows E-cigarettes Pose Unique Health Dangers
  • Stark & Stark
  • USA
  • November 6 2017

Much of the hype from the vaping industry centers around the message that e-cigarettes are a safer alternative to smoking traditional cigarettes


OSHA Enforcement of New Silica Rule for Construction Industry in Full Force After 30-Day Ramp-Up Period
  • Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr LLP
  • USA
  • October 24 2017

OSHA recently unveiled two new rules for protecting workers from exposure to Respirable Crystalline Silicaone for the Construction Industry and the


Court deadline announced for former British Steel workers to join group litigation
  • Hugh James Solicitors
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2017

Former British Steel workers suffering from life-limiting and debilitating respiratory diseases (including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease


Watch Out: Workplace Smells, ADA Disability, Telecommuting, and an EEOC Lawsuit
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • August 1 2017

According to the EEOC in this just filed lawsuit, a home care services provider in North Carolina violated federal disability


That Stinks! EEOC Sues on Behalf of Employee Denied Relief from Workplace Smells
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • July 13 2017

On July 12, 2017, the EEOC filed suit in the Middle District of North Carolina alleging that an employer violated the Americans with Disabilities Act


Is Telemedicine Change Coming to Congress? The Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017 Among Several New Federal Bills
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2017

Congress is reconsidering a nationwide telehealth coverage bill, named the Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017, designed to introduce an


United States ex rel. Phalp
  • Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
  • USA
  • June 26 2017

A unanimous panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit (Eleventh Circuit) recently affirmed two grants of summary judgment in favor


Reasonable Interpretation of Ambiguous Regulation May Not Preclude False Claims Act Liability
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • June 9 2017

A recent ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit establishes that a defendant in a False Claims Act (FCA) case cannot


CMS Publishes 2016 Hospice Data, Indicating Further ScrutinyChanges
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2017

With the publication of the proposed FY 2018 hospice wage index and payment update, CMS indicates further scrutiny and less compensation for hospices


CY 2018 Medicare Advantage Final Call Letter
  • Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2017

The most recent MA Call Letter, "Announcement of Calendar Year (CY) 2018 Medicare Advantage Capitation Rates and Medicare Advantage and Part D Payment