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SEC Fines Health Net $340,000 for Anti-Whistleblower Agreements

By Miles O. Indest, J.D./M.B.A.

On August 16, 2016, Health Net Inc. agreed to pay a $340,000 penalty to the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for allegedly using severance agreements to restrict the rights of whistleblowers. 315 more words

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Fair Market Value.

Fair Market Value. The parties intend to comply with the Anti-Kickback Statute, the Stark Law, and any other federal or state law provision governing fraud and abuse or self-referrals under the Medicare or Medicaid programs, as such provisions may be amended from time to time. 199 more words

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Medicare Access to Books, Documents, and Records.

Government Agency Access. Until the expiration of four (4) years after the furnishing of services under this Agreement, upon written request by the Secretary of Health and Human Services or the Comptroller General of the United States or any of their duly authorized representatives, the parties shall make available this Agreement and all books, documents, and records necessary to verify the nature and extent of the costs of providing such services. 220 more words

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La Trobe Law School warmly welcomes visiting scholar Dr Sheelagh McGuinness

The La Trobe Law School looks forward to welcoming visiting scholar Dr Sheelagh McGuinness to the School between 25 July and 1 August 2016.

Dr McGuinness is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Bristol and will be visiting the Law School as an international research visitor to La Trobe Law School’s Centre for Health Law and Society. 177 more words

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A Comparative Look at Off-Label Pharmaceutical Use

Jasen Lau

On December 2012, the Second Circuit of the U.S. ruled in favor of the defendant in U.S. v. Caronia, stating that the non-misleading speech of off-label… 1,814 more words

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Due May 30: Hiring Summer Interns for UW Law Clinics

Are you interested in earning money and gaining experience in tribal public defense, taxation, international human rights and other public interest subject matter?  1,707 more words

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Healthcare Employers Must Strengthen Internal Compliance Programs To Address DOJ and SEC Enforcement Trends

By: Miles O. Indest

Healthcare organizations, physicians, and counsel should carefully reflect on the year 2015 and its healthcare fraud and abuse policy implications moving forward. 1,181 more words

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