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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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Healthcare Transactions: Year in Review 2018Last year, CVS Health Corp. (NYSE: CVS) announced it would purchase health insurer Aetna Inc. (NYSE: AET) for $67.5 billion, a transaction that would be one of the biggest healthcare mergers in the past decade. The transaction raises an intriguing question: is this the beginning of a transformational shift in healthcare?

Recently, members of our healthcare group authored the Healthcare Transactions: Year in Review outlining 2017 M&A activity and drivers in the following hot healthcare sectors:

• Managed Care
• Hospitals
• Post-Acute Care—Home Health & Hospice
• Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASCs)
• Healthcare Information Technology (HIT)
• Behavioral Health
• Physician Practice Management

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Laura R. Brothers

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Nashville
(615) 742-7705 TEL
(615) 742-2818 FAX

Laura R. Brothers

Member

Nashville
(615) 742-7705 TEL
(615) 742-2818 FAX
Nashville
(615) 742-7705 TEL
(615) 742-2818 FAX

Laura Brothers utilizes her experience in capital markets transactions to help clients raise capital through debt and equity markets, or through strategic acquisitions, navigating complicated securities law issues. Of note, her experience includes a $750 million offering for one of the largest wine and spirit corporations in the U.S. and a $3.8 billion merger of two national health insurance providers.

Laura has represented both issuers and underwriters in securities transactions, buyers and sellers in public and private company mergers and acquisitions and special committees of boards of directors in corporate governance matters.

Laura Brothers utilizes her experience in capital markets transactions to help clients raise capital through debt and equity markets, or through strategic acquisitions, navigating complicated securities law issues. Of note, her experience includes a $750 million offering for one of the largest wine and spirit corporations in the U.S. and a $3.8 billion merger of two national health insurance providers.

Laura has represented both issuers and underwriters in securities transactions, buyers and sellers in public and private company mergers and acquisitions and special committees of boards of directors in corporate governance matters. Her practice spans industries including food and beverage, healthcare, technology, retail and entertainment, and involves:

  • Corporate governance
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Equity and debt offerings
  • Capital markets transactions
  • Compliance with the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 
  • General corporate advice
  • Tender offers

In addition to Laura's work in the firm's corporate and securities practice, she also chaired the firm's Women's Initiative in 2009 and 2010, the Entry-Level Hiring Committee from 2011 to 2013 and currently serves on the firm’s Diversity Committee.

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American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA)

Valparaiso University Alumni Association — Board of Directors (2003-2010); Executive Committee, (2005-2010)

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Valparaiso University Alumni Association — Alumni Service Award (2011)

Nashville Area Junior Chamber of Commerce — Legal Counsel (1999-2000)

Presidential Scholar

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