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"Four Women Accuse New York’s Attorney General of Physical Abuse/ Eric Schneiderman has raised his profile as a voice against sexual misconduct."

"Now, after suing Harvey Weinstein, he faces a #MeToo reckoning of his own," write Jane Mayer and Ronan Farrow in The New Yorker.Eric Schneiderman, New York’s attorney general, has long been a liberal Democratic champion of women’s rights… Now Schneiderman … Continue reading

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Thimmeschm on the Physical Presence Rule & the Dormant Commerce Clause

Adam B. Thimmeschm (University of Nebraska College of Law) has posted A Unifying Approach to Nexus Under the Dormant Commerce Clause (Michigan Law Review Online, Forthcoming) on SSRN.  Here is the abstract: The Supreme Court recently granted certiorari in South Dakota v. … Continue reading

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Scripps Health to Pay $1.5 Million to Settle False Claims Act for Services Rendered by Physical Therapists Who Did Not Have Billing Privileges or Were Not Supervised by Authorized Provider

One issue I see happen with medical groups or providers is when physicians or other health care providers are not properly added to the group before they provide services to patients. Often this occurs when the administrators do not ensure … Continue reading

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Scripps settles physical therapy claims for $1.5 million

On January 19, the Department of Justice announced that San Diego-based Scripps Health had agreed to pay $1.5 million to settle a whistleblower’s allegations that the health care company submitted claims for physical therapy services that were false because the … Continue reading

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Report on Mental and Physical Health Costs of Everyday Legal Problems

The Canadian Forum on Civil Justice recently produced a report on The Cost of Experiencing Everyday Legal Problems: "This summary report explores the relationship between health issues, civil and family justice problems in Canada and public spending on health care. … Continue reading

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