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FDA Announces Various Initiatives to Increase Oversight of the Dietary Supplement Industry

By Riëtte van Laack — On February 11, 2019, Dr. Gottlieb issued a statement that appears to build on statements from December 2018.   In December 2018, as part of remarks to the FDLI Enforcement, Litigation, and Compliance Conference, Dr. Gottlieb … Continue reading

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Broadcasters Scramble as FCC Reopens and Announces New Filing Deadlines

By Warren Kessler With the partial government shutdown mercifully at an end (for now), broadcasters must hurry to update their Online Public Inspection File and make up for a month’s worth of missed filings. As we wrote earlier this month, … Continue reading

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CMS Announces Significant Expansion of and Increased Flexibility under Medicare Advantage Value-Based Insurance Design (VBID) Model

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is making extensive revisions to its Medicare Advantage (MA) Value-Based Insurance Design model in order “to contribute to the modernization of Medicare Advantage through increasing choice, lowering cost, and improving the quality … Continue reading

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Coast Guard Announces Official Investigation into F/V Mary B II Capsizing

The U.S. Coast Guard has announced that it will formally investigate the sinking of the F/V MARY B II, which capsized near Newport, Oregon along the Yaquina Bay bar on January 8th. Three men died as the result of the … Continue reading

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State Street Advisors Announces it is Laying off 1,500 Employees

On January 17, 2018 State Street Advisors announced the intention to reduce its work force by 1,500 employees, including 15% of senior management positions. This layoff may affect many veteran employees, impacting complicated compensation packages involving deferred compensation, equity awards, … Continue reading

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