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In June 2016, AmSurg Corp. and Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (Envision) announced they have signed a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which the companies will combine in an all-stock transaction. Upon completion of the merger, which is expected to be tax-free to the shareholders of both organizations, the combined company will be named Envision Healthcare Corporation and co-headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee and Greenwood Village, Colorado. The company's common stock is expected to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol: EVHC. Bass, Berry & Sims served as lead counsel on the transaction, led by Jim Jenkins. Read more.

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Inside the FCA blogInside the FCA blog features ongoing updates related to the False Claims Act (FCA), including insight on the latest legal decisions, regulatory developments and FCA settlements. The blog provides timely updates for corporate boards, directors, compliance managers, general counsel and other parties interested in the organizational impact and legal developments stemming from issues potentially giving rise to FCA liability.

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The Best Lawyers in America® 2011 Lists 74 Bass, Berry & Sims Attorneys in 34 Practice Areas

August 24, 2010

Nashville, Tenn. (August 24, 2010) – Bass, Berry & Sims PLC is pleased to announce that 74 of its attorneys were named to Best Lawyers in America® 2011 list in more than 30 different practice areas.

Bass, Berry & Sims was also named one of the nation's top-listed firms in Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, as well as Banking Law, in Best Lawyers in America® 2011.

"Bass, Berry & Sims is honored to be recognized nationally for its work in Corporate Governance and Compliance Law, and Banking Law," said Keith Simmons, Managing Partner of Bass, Berry & Sims and Chair of the Firm's Executive Committee. "The honor is all the more gratifying in light of the recent uptick in activity we've seen in our corporate and securities practice as confidence continues to build in the capital markets."

"With the passing of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, we expect to see even more corporate governance and compliance activity in the coming year," added Simmons.

Best Lawyers in America® is recognized as a preeminent legal profession referral guide. Attorneys are annually selected on the basis of an exhaustive peer review survey process. For the new U.S. edition, more than 39,766 lawyers in 80 practices areas cast more than 3.1 million votes to highlight colleagues in the same and related specialties.

Inclusion on the list is considered a singular honor because of the rigorous and transparent methodology, and because no fees are required or allowed for nomination.

Bass, Berry & Sims attorneys were also recognized in the following practices: Administrative Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution, Antitrust Law, Appellate Law, Derivatives Law, Education Law, Energy Law, Employee Benefits Law, Environmental Law, Ethics and Professional Responsibility Law, Health Care Law, Information Technology Law, International Trade and Finance Law, Insurance Law, Labor and Employment Law, Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, Mass Tort Litigation, Mergers & Acquisitions Law, Mutual Funds Law, Natural Resources Law, Non-Profit/Charities Law, Personal Injury Litigation, Private Funds Law, Project Finance Law, Public Finance Law, Securities Law, Technology Law, Trusts and Estates Law, Venture Capital, and Water Law. For a complete list of Bass, Berry & Sims’ attorneys named Best Lawyers for 2011, please click here.

About Bass, Berry & Sims PLC
With more than 200 attorneys representing numerous publicly traded companies and Fortune 500 businesses, Bass, Berry & Sims has been involved in some of the largest and most significant litigation matters and business transactions in the country. For more information, visit www.bassberry.com.


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