What is Wrongful Termination in Arizona?
Annual Labor & Employment Update 2013
SEC Whistleblower Program: What Employers Need to Know
Insurance Sales Company Harassed and Terminated Employees Based on Their Age, Federal Agency Charged -
NEW YORK - PJP Heath, Inc. will pay a total of $300,000 to three former employees to settle a lawsuit for age-based...more
In Fahlen v. Sutter Central Valley Hospitals, the California Supreme Court found:
A physician is not required to first exhaust his administrative remedies through the medical staff appeals process in order to...more
The California Supreme Court unanimously ruled on February 20, 2014, that a physician claiming that her/his privileges were terminated in retaliation for whistleblowing to safeguard patient care and safety does not have to...more
It’s the single most controversial law passed by Congress in the last 10 years. Business groups spent hundreds of millions of dollars to defeat it in Congress and to have it overturned in the courts. But now, the Patient...more
Trends and Analysis:
..We have identified 20 health care-related qui tam cases unsealed in July 2013. About a quarter of those were filed in 2013.
..Among the cases unsealed in July, the government has declined to...more
Company Terminated Three Women When They Complained of Sexual Harassment by Their Female Manager, Federal Agency Charged -
ST. LOUIS - Help at Home, Inc., a Chicago-based home healthcare provider that also does...more
Health Insurance Broker Harassed and Discharged Employees Because of Their Age, Federal Agency Charges -
NEW YORK - A health insurance broker with offices in Melville, Lake Success and Garden City violated federal law...more
EDITOR’S NOTE -
The last few months have not failed to provide interesting False Claims Act (FCA) activity in the courts. We begin our newsletter by examining a case brought in the energy sector, alleging that a...more
Originally published in BNA’s Health Care Daily Report, 158 HCDR, 08/16/2012.
A federal trial judge Aug. 8 unsealed a qui tam whistleblower’s lawsuit alleging that New Mexico based Deming Hospital Corp. submitted...more
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