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IRS Announces the Voluntary Classification Settlement Program

E. Jason Tremblay On the heels of the U.S. Department of Labor's announcement that it was going to share independent contractor misclassification information with the Internal Revenue Service ("IRS"), the IRS recently announced the implementation of the "Voluntary Classification Settlement … Continue reading

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Will Consumers Pay Higher Prices Due to NY AG Settlement?

Above all "do not harm" should be the mantra of all lawyers, particularly enforcers charged with protecting the public interest. Enforcement over practices of companies offering a sale is an area where there is real potential to raise consumer prices. … Continue reading

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Curious data on dispute settlement over the past five years

"82 per cent of respondents [to the survey referenced below] indicated that their organisation's disputes are resolved by negotiated settlement. Five years ago this figure was 74 percent." The quote comes from The In-House Perspective, April 2011 at 13, which… … Continue reading

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California Reaches $49.5 Million Settlement With Labcorp (State's 2nd Largest Lab)

California recently announced a $49.5 million settlement with Laboratory Corporation of America, the state's second largest provider of medical laboratory testing, stemming from a qui tam lawsuit alleging illegal overcharges to the state's Medi-Cal program for the poor. In May, … Continue reading

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laboratory fraud attorney california: California Reaches $49.5 Million Settlement With Labcorp

California recently announced a $49.5 million settlement with Laboratory Corporation of America, the state's second largest provider of medical laboratory testing, stemming from a qui tam lawsuit alleging illegal overcharges to the state's Medi-Cal program for the poor. In May, … Continue reading

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