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The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services recently issued a new Appendix Q to the State Operations Manual, providing state survey teams with revised guidance for determining immediate jeopardy, or IJ, situations. The revisions are intended to...

Returning home from an exciting and busy ACC Europe 2019, we’re looking back at our highlights from this year’s conference....
By: Mitratech Holdings, Inc

In the days leading up to the Memorial Day holiday, the Commission filed a series of enforcement actions that focused on offering frauds and market manipulation. For example, one involved an offering fraud tied to a crypto currency....

The European Banking Authority (“EBA”) has published its revised guidelines on outsourcing arrangements (“New Outsourcing Guidelines”). The New Outsourcing Guidelines are now awaiting to be officially translated into member state languages and will...

On May 22, 2019, Colorado Governor Jared Polis signed into law the Equal Pay for Equal Work Act.  The Act, first proposed nearly 40 years ago, will take effect on January 1, 2021....
By: Benesch

On May 15, 2019, United States District Judge Amy Totenberg ordered HHS to “immediately cease and desist” from further implementing its April 2019 liver allocation policy pending appellate review in Callahan, et al. v. Azar, No. 1:19-cv-1783 (N.D....

I have blogged numerous times about these automatic lunch deduction cases and have suggested remedies. Yet, these cases proliferate. Another very recent example is that of a hospital that has agreed to pay more than $4,000,000 to settle a FLSA...

According to research by Dealroom and Tech Nation, the United Kingdom is officially the “tech unicorn capital of Europe”. A tech unicorn is a private company valued at more than £745 million and the UK is home to 37% of Europe’s total unicorn...

The CFPB has published its Spring 2019 rulemaking agenda as part of the Spring 2019 Unified Agenda of Federal Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions, which is coordinated by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). ...

Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) announced the resolution of a Fair Housing Act (FHA) sex discrimination case for a total of $37,000 pursuant to an agreement brought against a property owner from Minnesota....

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