Holland & Knight LLP | USA | 6 Apr 2017
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit has ruled that the Navajo Nation is entitled to $15.7 million in additional…
Carlton Fields | USA | 6 Oct 2016
On August 24, 2016, the Oklahoma Insurance Commissioner issued an order requiring all accredited reinsurers in the state to file all annual…
McDermott Will & Emery | USA | 27 Nov 2012
On November 20, 2012, acting upon a mandate in the Massachusetts health care payment reform law, Ch. 224 of the Acts of 2012, the Massachusetts Division of Insurance (DOI) published a bulletin containing transitional rules for the certification of risk-bearing provider organizations (RBPOs).
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC | USA | 12 Sep 2012
In an Insurance Alert dated September 10, 2012 (click here to view Alert), we advised our clients that Louisiana Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon had issued Emergency Insurance Rule 26.
Greenberg Traurig LLP | USA | 30 May 2012
Up to 25 species of amphibians and reptiles found throughout the southeast United States may be receiving protected status under the Endangered Species Act (the “ESA”).
Seyfarth Shaw LLP | USA | 8 May 2012
On May 4th, the Bureau of Land Management at the Department of the Interior (DOI) issued a proposed rule on hydraulic fracturing activities that would require, among other things, disclosure of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing operations under its jurisdiction.
Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP | USA | 27 Oct 2011
The California Department of Insurance issued a notice on October 24, 2011, which advises that most of the amendments to regulatory section 2632.13 apply to accidents that occur prior to the amendments’ December 11, 2011, effective date.
Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC | USA | 25 Oct 2011
Very recently, the Tennessee Department of Revenue (TDR) published Letter Ruling #11-44 addressing many issues surrounding income or gain that may arise from the discharge of indebtedness (DOI), as well as the ancillary effects such a discharge or cancellation may have on other tax attributes.
Locke Lord LLP | USA | 24 Oct 2011
On October 20, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its final rule for accountable care organizations (ACOs), under the Medicare Shared Savings Program created by Section 3022 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).
Bricker & Eckler LLP | USA | 17 Oct 2011
For publication in the November 2, 2011 Federal Register, final rule implementing section 3022 which contains provisions relating to Medicare payments to providers of services and suppliers participating in Accountable Care Organizations under the Medicare Shared Savings Program.