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  • May 28, 2015

    There’s an old adage that “words are never a provocation.” But we all realize that words, in fact, can wound and leave deep and lasting scars on their victims. Courts have recognized that racial epithets and terms that conjure up racial stereotypes provide ample cause for an employee to feel the heat of a hostile [...]

  • May 28, 2015

    By Lorene D. Park, J.D. Rejecting every argument put forth by an employee who appealed a federal court’s decision to lift a stay on his former employer’s breach of contract suit, the Tenth Circuit concluded that it had jurisdiction to hear the appeal, that the arbitration was had “in accordance with” the agreement between the parties, [...]

Health Law Daily
  • May 26, 2015

    A claimant who was denied Medicare coverage of laboratory testing did not have standing to sue because she was not required to pay for the testing and therefore could not allege a concrete injury, a district court ruled in granting a motion to dismis

  • May 21, 2015

    A review by the HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) found that HHS met many of the requirements of the Improper Payments Information Act of 2002, but did not fully comply for fiscal year (FY) 2014 (OIG Report, No. A-17-15-52000, May 18, 2015).

  • May 20, 2015

    ConAgra Grocery Products LLC, a subsidiary of ConAgra Foods Inc., will pay $11.2 million as a result of its guilty plea to a misdemeanor violation of the federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (21 U.S.C. §301). According to a Department of Justice pres

Health Reform
  • May 28, 2015

    Senator Pat Roberts (R-Kan) has introduced a bill that would establish the Office of the Special Inspector General for Monitoring the Affordable Care Act. The bill, S. 1368, states, "The writing, passage, and implementation of the [Patient Protecti

  • May 27, 2015

    Claimants did not have standing to bring suit to invalidate certain provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) (P.L. 111-148) based on the alleged effects on health insurance premiums, a district court ruled. The claimants had

Insurance Law Daily
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  • May 26, 2015

    The parents of a child who developed seizures after receiving injections of the drug Botox® presented sufficient causation evidence to support their negligence claim on which a jury awarded the parents, individually and on behalf of their child, $2.

  • May 21, 2015

    Federal oversight of General Motors' review, decision-making, and communications regarding potential vehicle safety issues has been extended for an additional year, NHTSA announced on the anniversary of GM's historic agreement with the agency. In

Securities Regulation Daily
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