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CMS proposes a new rule to modernize Medicaid and CHIP managed care; the Florida saga continues with CMS proposing to extend—and reduce—LIP funding; and California's Marketplace approves a co-pay cap on specialty drugs…more
The Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court has agreed to accept jurisdiction and hear the taxpayer’s apepal in Regency Transportation, Inc. v. Commissioner, a case in which the Appellate Tax Board, (“ATB”) upheld the Department of…more
On May 27, 2015 the EPA and the Corps of Engineers issued a prepublication version of its final rule to define "waters of the United States" 40 CFR 230. Soon the final rule will be published in the Federal Register and will take effect…more
Schemes of Arrangement for Distressed Shipping Companies – a viable (and cheaper) alternative to chapter 11?
While it is clear that chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code can be an effective tool of reorganisation for distressed foreign shipping companies that are locked in an adversarial dispute with their creditors, should an English scheme…more
We published a client alert in March, confirming that the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 (the “Act”) received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015 and summarising the provisions which will amend insolvency legislation. The…more
King & Spalding's renewable energy practice group described the bright future of solar power in its April 2015 Energy Newsletter. Ongoing photovoltaic (PV) projects in Latin America, Africa and the Middle East, certainly supports the…more
Since the general disclosure rule for provider-manufacturer relationships in France was enacted into law on January 1, 2012, its compliance and enforcement have been a common point of discussion for health care professionals…more
Earlier this month, Rare Genomics Institute, an international non-profit that makes cutting edge research technologies of genome sequencing, physicians and scientists around the world accessible to rare disease patients, announced the…more
With an increasing number of high-profile data breaches in the news, both the U.S. Senate and the House of Representatives have pushed forward on several data security and privacy bills. In the recent months, lawmakers have made…more
Third Circuit: Only in a ‘Rare Case’ May a Case Arising Under Chapter 11 Be Resolved In a ‘Structured Dismissal’ That Deviates from the Bankruptcy Code’s Priority System
The Court of Appeal has just decided a “novel question of bankruptcy law: may a case arising under chapter 11 ever be resolved –in a ‘structured dismissal’ that deviates from the Bankruptcy Code’s priority system?” In its May 21, 2015…more
In This Issue: - Social Media Accounts in Bankruptcy: Business or Personal? - Should Your Company Allow Pets for Take Your Dog to Work Day? - Excerpt from Social Media Accounts in Bankruptcy: Business or Personal? A…more
Yesterday’s U.S. Supreme Court decision is good news and bad news for both whistleblowers and government contractors, including health care providers–a win for whistleblowers on one important issue, for contractors on another…more