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What Pharmacies Need to Know: Appearing in Front of a State Board of Pharmacy

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QlfuFNe3wYA&feature=youtu.be In this video, attorneys Jonathan E. Levitt, Esq. and Lucas W. Morgan, Esq. discuss what pharmacies should be aware of when appearing in front of a State Board of Pharmacy. Contact Frier Levitt today to speak to an attorney.

Minnesota Enacts New PBM Law: Notice and Comment Period for Proposed Regulations Open to the Public

On May 20, 2019, Minnesota Governor Tim Walz signed the Minnesota Pharmacy Benefit Manager Licensure and Regulation Act into law. Among the various new restrictions and responsibilities placed upon Pharmacy Benefit Managers (PBMs) acting within the State are the following: PBMs must be licensed to operate within the State by the Commissioner of Commerce (Commissioner) PBMs are required to maintain "adequate" networks, and those networks must be exclusive of mail-order pharmacies....

Frier Levitt Successfully Defends Two Physicians Before the NJ Board of Medical Examiners

Frier Levitt was recently successful in representing two New Jersey-based physicians facing separate disciplinary actions before the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners. In one case, a physician was accused of patient abandonment for allegedly failing to provide adequate post-surgical care, including the failure to prescribe pain medication requested by the patient. After submitting a formal document that explained the patient care provided, Frier Levitt clarified misinterpretations of the patient's...

DOJ Targets Laboratory Owner in Nationwide Telehealth Fraud Scheme

Federal prosecutors in Florida and Louisiana have filed multiple indictments related to a nationwide telemedicine fraud scheme involving genetic testing. The arrangement included at least 35 individuals and has resulted in the submission of more than $2.1 billion of fraudulent claims. Earlier this week, federal prosecutors for the United States Department of Justice charged the CEO of LabSolutions, LLC, the owners of telemedicine companies Lotus Health, LLC, MedSymphony, LLC, and...

Frier Levitt Names John Morrone Equity Partner

Boutique Healthcare law firm of Frier Levitt announced today the promotion of John E. Morrone, Esq., to Equity Partner status. Mr. Morrone has also been named Chair of the firm's Life Sciences Regulatory Practice Group and Co-Chair of the firm's Healthcare Group, along with co-founding partner, Daniel Frier. Mr. Morrone is the Managing Partner of the firm's New York City and Long Island offices. "Mr. Morrone is one of the...