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Diffuse Mesothelioma Payment scheme – Time for the Government to increase the Tariff?

Fieldfisher has claimed compensation for those with mesothelioma for over 30 years. Prior to 6th April 2014 compensation was only available for those employees who could both prove their employers were at fault and if the insurers for the relevant … Continue reading

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Sweepstakes Copywriter Receives 36-Month Prison Sentence for Role in Direct Mail Scheme

One of the early guilty pleas in the government’s crack-down on allegedly fraudulent sweepstakes and astrology direct marketing campaigns has received a 36-month prison sentence. This sentence against a supplier reflects the serious nature of the government’s investigation into these … Continue reading

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New York State's Comptroller and New York State's Attorney General announce guilty plea of Queens pharmacy owner for $1.5 million Medicaid fraud scheme

New York State's Comptroller and New York State's Attorney General announce guilty plea of Queens pharmacy owner for $1.5 million Medicaid fraud schemeSource: Office of the State ComptrollerOn June 8, 2018 State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli and Attorney General Barbara … Continue reading

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NICNAS Case Studies Provide Guide to Categorizing Chemicals under New Scheme

On May 16, 2018, the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS) announced the availability of six case studies intended to help stakeholders understand how the categorization process for new industrial chemicals will work under the new Australian Industrial … Continue reading

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Florida Pharmacy Owner Sentenced to 15 Years for Role in $100 Million Billing Fraud Scheme

By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On April 26, 2018, the owner of several Florida pharmacies was sentenced to 15 years in prison and ordered to give up $54.5 … Continue reading

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