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OIG report says Part D plans arent accurately tracking out of pocket costs as required by law

In a recent study, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) for the Department of Health and Human Services found that Medicare drug plans have not met all requirements for tracking out-of-pocket spending by beneficiaries in the Medicare Part D prescription… … Continue reading

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Lawsuits Continue to Blast Bizarre Alabama Law Letting Sheriffs Pocket Inmate Meal Funds

A strange Alabama law allowing sheriffs to pocket savings on inmate meals is bringing allegations of corruption to offices and counties across the state. For decades, writes the New York Times, sheriffs prospered by manipulating a Depression-era system imposed to … Continue reading

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Levi’s Sues KENZO Over the Use of Similar Jean Pocket Tabs

Levi Strauss, a denim brand has sued KENZO for trademark infringement for putting tabs on the back of its jean’s pockets, included in its recent line with Britney Spears. The plaintiff stated in the lawsuit […] The post Levi’s Sues … Continue reading

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That's NOT pocket change

Do you know how much it costs to have a case be appealed in a federal court of appeal?  In accordance with 28 U.S.C. § 1913, that cost is $500.  Not a lot but when you don't have it, it's a … Continue reading

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Upper crust – the POCKET SANDWICHES (and maybe croissants) saga (Part 2 of 2)

I owe this essay to everyone who believed in creating a dream, and helped build his or her own company into the company we almost were. The following is truthful and factual, which makes it hard to dispute unless, alas, … Continue reading

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