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$160 Million Class Action Settlement With Horizon Blue Cross On Behalf Of New Jersey Ambulatory Surgery Centers

$160 Million Class Action Settlement Approved in Flawed Health Plan Reimbursements June 29, 2018 – The Federal Court granted final approval to a $160 million class action settlement involving the under-reimbursement by Horizon for out of network ambulatory surgical centers. … Continue reading

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Massachusetts “Grand Bargain” Makes Changes to Blue Laws for Retailers

A legislative bargain requires give-and-take from all stakeholders. On June 28, 2018, Massachusetts Governor Baker signed House Bill 4640, “An Act Relative to Minimum Wage, Paid Family Medical Leave, and the Sales Tax Holiday” (the “Act”). This “grand bargain” gradually … Continue reading

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Blue Collar Workers, Guaranteed Jobs, and the Politics of Resentment

Democratic candidates for President and many other Democrats are supporting a proposal that would make the government the employer of last resort, at least in the poorest counties. This is not only humane policy; it may be good politics. Guaranteeing … Continue reading

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Trump Blue Print To Reduce Drug Costs Announced

Responding to American business and families concerns about high prescription drug costs, the Trump Administration released “American Patients First Blueprint,” the President’s blueprint to lower drug prices and reduce out-of-pocket costs today. Health & Human Services Secretary Alex Azar announced the … Continue reading

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Blue Jay No Way

The Toronto Star reported on a lawyer advertising issue A personal injury law firm that billed itself as the Toronto Blue Jays’ “official” injury lawyers is changing the way it advertises after Ontario’s legal regulator reminded the firm it never… … Continue reading

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