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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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Todd Overman Outlines 10 Issues to Consider When Buying/Selling a Government Contractor

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November 17, 2015

Bass, Berry & Sims attorney Todd Overman authored an article outlining 10 unique issues to consider when buying or selling a government contractor. In the article, Todd provides these helpful tips to government contractors when considering a sale or purchase:

  1. Structuring the transaction – stock vs. asset purchase?
  2. How to deal with a corporate conversion
  3. Novation tips for the unwary
  4. Will the seller lose its small business set-aside or 8(a) contracts?
  5. Assessing organizational conflict of interest risk
  6. Accounting and business system compliance
  7. What happens to classified contracts?
  8. GSA schedule contract compliance
  9. Optimizing seller's intellectual property
  10. Managing change of control communications

The full article, "Ten Unique Issues to Consider When Buying or Selling a Government Contractor," was published by Bloomberg BNA's Federal Contracts Report on November 17, 2015 and Bloomberg BNA's Mergers & Acquisitions Law Report on December 14, 2015 and is available online (subscription required) or in the PDF below.

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