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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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After Serving Twenty Years as General Counsel of AutoZone, Harry L. Goldsmith Joins Bass, Berry & Sims

April 2, 2014

Nashville & Memphis, Tenn., (April 2, 2014) - Bass, Berry & Sims PLC is pleased to announce that Harry L. Goldsmith has joined as Senior Counsel in the firm's Memphis office. Goldsmith retired as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary from AutoZone, Inc. (NYSE: AZO) in January 2014, having served the retail giant as General Counsel for 20 years. 

"We are honored that Harry has joined our firm. With the unique perspective he brings from his long history as a public company general counsel, we know Harry will provide tremendous value to the firm as we continue to strive to serve our clients with excellence," said Todd Rolapp, Managing Partner of Bass, Berry & Sims. "It means a lot to us that someone whom we considered a valued client and good friend is now a part of the Bass, Berry & Sims family."

Prior to his work with AutoZone, Inc., Goldsmith also served in the legal department of Federal Express Corporation and held roles in two well-known law firms.

"I have worked with Bass, Berry & Sims on a variety of matters for many years. I look forward to working closely with friends and colleagues in Memphis and throughout the firm whom I respect and admire," said Goldsmith. 

Goldsmith is President and Life Trustee of the Goldsmith Family Foundation, Inc., and a board member of the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis College of Art, and the Assisi Foundation. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Austin, and his law degree from the University of Memphis.

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