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PODCAST - Inside Law - HIPAA Changes Overview by Emily Wey
GranuFlo and NaturaLyte Accused in Heart Attacks
Lawsuits Claim SSRIs Can Cause Severe Birth Defects
Hernia Patients in Pain as Skin Procedure Fails
Going on the Offense: Proactive Strategies to Reduce Uncertainty
Craft Beer Boom in Michigan
Medicaid Receiving Startlingly Little Attention As Everyone Discusses Medicare
Digital Health: Revolutionizing Healthcare
The Biggest Changes in HIPAA/HITECH Omnibus Rule & Recommended Action Steps—Ted Kobus
Hot Companies in Digital Health
Digital Health: Where is the Action for Entrepreneurs?
Corporate Law Report: Cybersecurity, CEO Social Media, New Workplace Laws, Healthcare Reform in 2013
Jennifer Abril on The Story of Fragrances
Obamacare May Be Headed Back to Supreme Court As Contraception Mandate Comes Under Fire
Supreme Court to Decide Whether or Not Human Genes Are Patentable
Election results and the Affordable Care Act – What can employers do now?
Corporate Law Report: Obamacare Deadlines, $13M for Exotic Dancer Misclassification, 2013 Medicare Taxes, More...
Will New Marijuana Laws Go Up In Smoke?
Stealth Lawyer: Tama Matsuoka Wong, Forager for Restaurant Daniel
Polsinelli Shughart Election Analysis and Legal Insight
Last week, legislators turned their attention to the weightiest and most controversial issues, including debate and passage of several gun bills. Now, with only three legislative days remaining, both budgets will take...more
Starting this year, manufacturers and importers of certain medical devices must remit to the federal government a 2.3-percent excise tax on the sale of these devices (as discussed previously in this post). Many sellers pass...more
We end the first month of the year with a report on major insurance topics that we will be watching in 2013.
Many of these developments can be traced to discrete events or market or political forces. This year, those...more
Beginning January 1, 2013, manufacturers and importers of certain medical devices will be required by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to pay a new 2.3 percent medical device excise tax on the sales of taxable medical...more
Foley Hoag and the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) collaborated on an important resource guiding manufacturers, importers, and producers of taxable medical devices through the newly released Internal Revenue...more
In This Issue:
- President Opposes Medical Device Tax Repeal or Replace
- Senators Call for Extension of Comment Period on ACA Proposed Rules
- AHA Urges U.S. District Court to Expedite Case Involving CMS' Payment...more
Last week, the IRS and the Treasury Department published final regulations regarding the medical device excise tax under § 4191 of the Internal Revenue Code (IRC). IRC § 4191, which was enacted by the Health Care and...more
Beginning January 1, 2013, manufacturers, producers, and importers of medical devices must report and pay a 2.3% excise tax on the sales price of taxable medical device pursuant to Section 4191 of the Internal Revenue Code...more
The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) recently issued much-anticipated final regulations under Section 4191 of the Internal Revenue Code (Code), which imposes a 2.3% tax on sales of any...more
Pending the January 1 effective date, final regulations and interim guidance on the medical device excise tax provide some clarity but leave many questions unanswered.
On December 7, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)...more
The Department of the Treasury and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published in the December 7, 2012 Federal Register final regulations and released other interim guidance on the implementation of the new excise tax on...more
On December 5, 2012, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) published final regulations regarding the implementation of the excise tax applicable to the sale of certain medical devices, enacted by the Patient Protection and...more
The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released final regulations and other guidance on the excise tax applicable to the sale of certain medical devices under the Affordable Care Act. Beginning January 1, 2013, a tax of 2.3...more
Mandelbaum Salsburg's Fall 2012 Newsletter containing helpful information for businesses and individuals.
Table of Contents:
Why Every Employer Needs a Social Media Policy
A Business’s Obligations Under The Identity...more
Tassare o non tassare le bibite analcoliche zuccherine e i superalcolici? La domanda è parte della più generale questione se ricorrere o meno alla leva fiscale per correggere abitudini alimentari dannose per...more
Now that the Supreme Court has upheld, at least in part, the Affordable Care Act, one of the additional taxes set to take effect in 2013 is the so-called Medical Device Excise Tax. Beginning in 2013, Section 4191 imposes a...more
Mining is a key sector and continues to grow in several part of the world including in the Democratic Republic of Congo [DRC]. Legislation for mining may require an environmental impact assessment to be carried out before a...more
In this issue:
- Nonprofit Retirement Plan Fee Disclosure – Action Needed
- What You Need to Know Regarding the New Maryland Income Tax Credit for Security Clearance Costs & Construction of SCIFs
Illinois Governor Patrick Quinn just signed into law a comprehensive and groundbreaking legislative package that significantly changes the criteria for establishing and maintaining property tax exemptions and sales tax...more
On Friday, February 3, 2012 the Internal Revenue Service and Department of the Treasury (Treasury) released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) on the excise tax imposed on the sale of certain medical devices under...more
Several new California employment laws will be going into effect in 2012. Some of these laws require prompt action to ensure compliance. Employers are encouraged to review employee-related materials and as necessary revise...more
IN THIS ISSUE:
“Double Jeopardy”: The Contractual Enforcement of Healthcare Laws and Regulations in Payor Agreements; Tax and Exempt Provider News; Healthcare Reform News; Reimbursement News; Licensing, Fraud and Abuse...more
On Friday, May 27, 2011, the Internal Revenue Service ("IRS") issued Notice 2011-46 (the "New Notice"), which extended to June 10, 2011 the deadline to submit error reports in accordance with the dispute resolution process...more
- Welcome – Julie Kass
- Application and Agreement with CMS – Sarah Swank
- Eligibility, Governance and Leadership – Sarah Swank and Bob Clark
- Antitrust – Bill Berlin
- Fraud and Abuse – Julie Kass
On May 2, 2011, the Internal Revenue Service (the "IRS") issued Revenue Procedure 2011-24 (the "Revenue Procedure"), which establishes a dispute resolution process for the preliminary fee calculation for the 2011 fee imposed...more
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