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By Debra McCurdy
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published its final fiscal year (FY) 2020 Medicare hospice payment rule.
By Michael Correll, Michele G. Gehrke, Heather Martone
The National Labor Relations Board (the Board) issued a 3–1 decision in Cordúa Restaurants, Inc., 368 NLRB No. 43 (2019)
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
New York lawmakers have been busy this summer. First, in June, they passed a suite of bills significantly expanding the protections
By Debra McCurdy
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published its final rule updating the Medicare skilled nursing facility (SNF) prospective payment system (PPS)
By Thomas Greeson, Debra McCurdy
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published its proposed Medicare physician fee schedule (PFS) rule for calendar year (CY) 2020
By John Sullivan
Many things look good at first, and then not so much after you look closer. "As seen on TV" is never as good as "as seen in person."
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
Connecticut has joined New York, New Jersey, and several other states in adopting measures to combat sexual harassment in the workplace.
By Debra McCurdy
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has published its proposed Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC)
By Stephen J. McConnell
We write today about a partial exclusion of a plaintiff expert in the upcoming Taxotere bellwether trial.
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
This is the second installment of our two-part blog series on recent wage-related changes to New York state law.
By Michele G. Gehrke, Lori Armstrong Halber, Thomas J. Posey
The National Labor Relations Board (Board or NLRB) issued on Friday its first proposed regulation in a series that will overhaul parts of union election procedures.
By James Beck
We recently blogged about the final chapter (at the district court level, anyway) of the big defense win in the Mirena MDL.
By Michelle Yeary
Today we bring you a terrific Daubert defense win. But, we'll be honest it's long. Really long. Thorough, but long. So, we're going to hit the highlights.
By James Beck
The Lawyers For Civil Justice is conducting a non-scientific poll on social media concerning challenges that litigators face that involve expert evidence.
By Cindy Schmitt Minniti, Mark S. Goldstein, Alexandra Manfredi
The New York state legislature recently passed two bills providing additional protections to employees asserting unpaid wage claims.
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