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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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Business TN Magazine Recognizes 19 Bass, Berry & Sims PLC Attorneys in its Annual "150 Best Lawyers" Listing

January 5, 2010

Nashville, Tenn., (January 5, 2010) – Nineteen attorneys from Bass, Berry & Sims PLC have been included in Business TN magazine's listing of the "Best 150 Lawyers in the State of Tennessee" for 2010. This gives Bass, Berry & Sims PLC the largest representation on the list of any firm in the state. The attorneys recognized are as follows:

H. Lee Barfield II (Nashville) for Business Litigation
James H. Cheek, III (Nashville) for Securities
J. Page Davidson (Nashville) for Corporate
J. Andrew Goddard (Nashville) for Environmental
James C. Gooch (Nashville) for Trusts & Estates
John A. Good (Memphis) for Securities
R. Dale Grimes (Nashville) for Utility Regulation
L. Wearen Hughes (Nashville) for Construction
Paul G. Jennings (Nashville) for Bankruptcy (Business)
Howard H. Lamar III (Nashville) for Corporate
J. Richard Lodge (Nashville) for Public Policy
G. Mark Mamantov (Knoxville) for Public Finance
Cynthia Y. Reisz (Nashville) for Health Care (Regulatory)
Michael D. Sontag (Nashville) for Tax
John A. Stemmler (Memphis) for Real Estate
Shepherd D. Tate (Memphis) for Securities
Bob F. Thompson (Nashville) for Banking (Regulatory)
F. Mitchell Walker, Jr. (Nashville) for Securities
Leigh Walton (Nashville) for Health Care (Transactional) 

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