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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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Kevin Douglas and Andrea Orr Author Article on SEC’s Proposed CEO Pay Ratio Rules for Bloomberg BNA Report


November 6, 2013

On September 18, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission proposed new rules to require the disclosure by public companies of the ratio of CEO pay to median employee pay. The pay ratio disclosure, mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act, has been the topic of extensive commentary and debate, both in favor and against such disclosure, since the time that Dodd-Frank was signed into law.

Bass, Berry & Sims attorneys Kevin Douglas and Andrea Orr wrote an article published on October 10, 2013 by Bloomberg BNA's Corporate Law & Accountability Report discussing these proposed rules and considerations public companies should take into account in their assessment of these rules.

To read the article in its entirety, please, click here. If you have any questions about the content of the article, please contact one of the authors listed above.

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