Specialty dental practices can be attractive targets for private equity investors. Conversely, the sale of a dental practice to a private equity (or private equity-backed) organization can be an effective way to maximize the value of a specialty... Read More
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The Department of Justice (“DOJ”) recently established the Elder Justice Initiative (“EJI”), which directs Government efforts to combat elder abuse, neglect, and financial fraud. The EJI seeks to address several schemes affecting older... Read More
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The New York Department of Health (NYDOH) has promulgated enrollment requirements for pharmacies seeking to participate in the Medicaid program which are unrelated to many of the actual operations of pharmacies within the state of New York.... Read More
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Last month, a Joint Stipulation of Dismissal was filed on behalf of a home health service provider and its affiliated entities settling a qui tam action for violations of the Federal False Claims Act ( “FCA”).  The defendants submitted claims... Read More
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Earlier this month, a Joint Stipulation of Dismissal was filed on behalf of a management company and several anesthesiologists, gastroenterologists, an affiliated professional services corporation, and various ambulatory surgery center defendants... Read More
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On October 15, 2021, the U.S. Attorneys’ Office for the District of Connecticut announced the sentencing of an unlicensed and unqualified individual posing as an applied behavioral analysis (commonly referred to as “ABA”) provider in... Read More
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On October 14, 2021, Massachusetts Office of the Attorney General Maura Healey announced the $25 million dollar settlement of claims alleging violations of the Massachusetts False Claims Act by a private equity firm and executives in connection with... Read More
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Alabama has recently enacted numerous additional restrictions and requirements to the conduct of pharmacy benefit managers (“PBMs”) providing claims processing services or other prescription drug or device services for health benefit plans in... Read More
Articles | Community, Retail Pharmacies | Defending Pharmacies in PBM Audits | Life Sciences | Pharmacy Law

Healthcare providers in the state of New Jersey face an increasing risk of defending allegations of sexual misconduct following the “Me-Too” movement and the recent passage of Attorney General Administrative Executive Directive No. 2021-3.  In... Read More
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