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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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GDPR Top 5 Actions You Should Take Now

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect on May 25th. As most organizations are aware, the GDPR applies not only to EU businesses but also many companies in the U.S. While the deadline is quickly approaching, most organizations are still grappling with the implications of the regulation on their business. Even if your readiness efforts are behind the curve, the GDPR Top 5 Actions You Should Take NOW will help you begin your efforts towards compliance and help mitigate your organization's risk in the short-term.

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Leigh Walton Co-Chairs ABA Task Force Researching Women's Role in M&A Industry

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March 4, 2015

Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Leigh Walton is serving as co-chair of the recently formed Women in Mergers & Acquisitions Task Force to investigate women's underrepresentation in the field of mergers and acquisitions. The Task Force was organized by the Mergers & Acquisitions Committee of the American Bar Association (ABA). Leigh is co-chairing the task force with Jennifer Muller, a managing director at investment bank Houlihan Lokey. Leigh served as chair of the ABA's M&A Committee from 2009-2012.

The task force is studying law school class composition as well as numbers of M&A lawyers within firms.

The task force's work was outlined in the article, "ABA Asking Why M&A Is Still a Man's World: Business of Law," that was published by Bloomberg Business on March 1.

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