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In June 2016, AmSurg Corp. and Envision Healthcare Holdings, Inc. (Envision) announced they have signed a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which the companies will combine in an all-stock transaction. Upon completion of the merger, which is expected to be tax-free to the shareholders of both organizations, the combined company will be named Envision Healthcare Corporation and co-headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee and Greenwood Village, Colorado. The company's common stock is expected to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol: EVHC. Bass, Berry & Sims served as lead counsel on the transaction, led by Jim Jenkins. Read more.

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Inside the FCA blogInside the FCA blog features ongoing updates related to the False Claims Act (FCA), including insight on the latest legal decisions, regulatory developments and FCA settlements. The blog provides timely updates for corporate boards, directors, compliance managers, general counsel and other parties interested in the organizational impact and legal developments stemming from issues potentially giving rise to FCA liability.

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Presentation Recap: ERISA and ACA Litigation Update

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May 20, 2016

Bass, Berry & Sims attorneys Fritz Richter and Susan Bilbro spoke at the Corporate Counsel Forum 2016 hosted by the Tennessee Bar Association (TBA).

During their "ERISA and ACA Litigation Update," Fritz and Susan covered the following topics:

  • Workforce Management after Marin v. Dave & Buster's Inc.
    • Pay or Play Penalty Requirements
    • ERISA §510
    • Marin v. Dave & Buster's Inc. (Southern District of New York)
  • ERISA Preemption
    • ERISA Preemption under §514 
    • Review of Past Supreme Court Decisions
    • Gobeille, Chair of the Vermont Green Mountain Care Board v. Liberty Mutual Insurance Co. (Supreme Court)

For a complete copy of the slides, see the pdf below.

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