Tag Archives: Targets

Bond Market Indicates Doubt About Trump’s Economic Targets

The gap between short- and long-term interest rates has shrunk, and if the trend intensifies, it may be a classic harbinger of recession. Read more detail on Recent Business Law posts –

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Most Lawyers Resist Even Modest Changes, But This Group Targets a 50% Cut in F500 Corp’s Legal Budget (Part III of III)

Last week — when I read that its General Counsel Jeffrey Carr was calling the shots for the law function in targeting 50% savings in Univar’s legal spend — I took notice. I believe that the single most important success … Continue reading

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CMS FY 2019 IPPS and LTCH PPS proposed rule targets interoperability, transparency and burden reductions

On April 24, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released its fiscal year (FY) 2019 inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) and long-term care hospital prospective payment system (LTCH PPS) proposed rule. CMS proposes to reduce regulatory burdens for … Continue reading

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DOJ Targets Private Equity Firm for Portfolio Company’s Alleged Improper Kickbacks

In an unusual and potentially significant move, the U.S. Department of Justice has named as one of the defendants in a False Claims Act lawsuit a private equity firm whose portfolio company the DOJ alleges engaged in an illegal health … Continue reading

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IRS Policy Targets U.S. Passports: Congress Should Reverse It | National Review

The U.S. government is building the world’s largest debtors’ prison: the United States. Beginning this month, the Internal Revenue Service will begin denying passports to some American citizens with unpaid taxes and, in some cases, revoking the passports of Americans … Continue reading

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