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Primary Care Providers Win Challenge of CMS Interpretation of Enhanced Payment Law

With the help and support of the Tennessee Medical Association, 21 Tennessee physicians of underserved communities joined together and retained Bass, Berry & Sims to file suit against the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to stop improper collection efforts. Our team, led by David King, was successful in halting efforts to recoup TennCare payments that were used legitimately to expand services in communities that needed them. Read more

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Download the Healthcare Fraud & Abuse Review 2017, authored by Bass, Berry & Sims

The Healthcare Fraud & Abuse Review 2017 details all healthcare-related False Claims Act settlements from last year, organized by particular sectors of the healthcare industry. In addition to reviewing all healthcare fraud-related settlements, the Review includes updates on enforcement-related litigation involving the Stark Law and Anti-Kickback Statute, and looks at the continued implications from the government's focus on enforcement efforts involving individual actors in connection with civil and criminal healthcare fraud investigations.

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The Role of the Board in FCPA Compliance: How to Effectively Communicate with the Board and Ensure Board Buy-In and Support of Your FCPA Compliance Initiatives


November 15-16, 2012

Bass, Berry & Sims is proud to be one of the sponsors of the 28th National Conference on the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act to be held November 15-16, 2012 at the Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center in Washington, D.C. In addition, attorney Wally Dietz will take part in a panel discussion titled "The Role of the Board in FCPA Compliance: How to Effectively Communicate with the Board and Ensure Board Buy-In and Support of Your FCPA Compliance Initiatives." The session will provide insights on:

  • The role of the board in FCPA compliance - expectations, training and education
  • How to obtain board buy-in and support of your compliance program
  • How to translate day to day board oversight into your FCPA compliance program
  • When and how a company should disclose a discovered or potential issue to the government
  • Addressing board expectations concerning oversight, engagement and management
  • Communication - what is the right level of communication with the board?
  • Independence of audit committees and the board - when to get legal counsel
Download Document - The Role of the Board in FCPA Compliance

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