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CMS Releases Updated Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal User Guide Noting Enhancements to the Portal

CMS recently released an updated Medicare Secondary Payer Recovery Portal (MSRP) user guide in the hopes to lead to some more efficient practices.  A summary of the updates is as follows:   To reduce the number of calls received by … Continue reading

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FCA Releases Near Final Rules on SMCR Extension to the rest of the FS Industry and confirms implementation date

Today, the FCA published the long-awaited near final rules on the extension of the SMCR to those firms regulated by the FCA only: PS18/14 – Extending the Senior Managers and Certification Regime to FCA firms The Senior Managers and Certification … Continue reading

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CFTC releases report on sharp price movements in the commodity futures markets

By R. Jason Howard, J.D. After analyzing 2.2 billion transactions from 16 of the most actively traded futures contracts in all major market sectors from 2012 through 2017, the CFTC’s Division of Market Oversight (DMO) reported sharp, intraday price movements in … Continue reading

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ISS Releases List of Top 25 Canadian Securities Class Action Settlements

Readers undoubtedly are familiar with ISS Securities Class Action Services’ annual report on the Top 100 Securities Class Action Settlements, focusing on the largest U.S. securities lawsuit settlements. The most recent Top 100 report is discussed here. ISS Securities Class … Continue reading

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Federal Government Releases National Near-Earth Object Preparedness Plan

NASA: “A new multiagency report outlines how the U.S. could become better prepared for near-Earth objects — asteroids and comets whose orbits come within 30 million miles of Earth — otherwise known as NEOs. While no known NEOs currently pose … Continue reading

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