Monthly Archives: May 2016

Health Law Practice Group Receives Top Honors in Chambers USA

Broad and Cassel has once again received recognition by prominent legal guide Chambers  USA: A Guide to America’s Leading Business Lawyers, the only legal directory to rank law firms and individual attorneys. In total, the 2016 edition highlights 23 Broad … Continue reading

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Advising Buyers of Substance Abuse Businesses: Beware!

By: Heather Miller Whether you work in healthcare or are a patient in the community at large, almost everyone who has received medical care has heard of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (“HIPAA”), one of the … Continue reading

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New Overtime Rule Issued

Today, the U.S. Department of Labor issued the final version of its new overtime rule that will take effect Dec. 1, 2016. The rule increases the minimum salary threshold for overtime pay eligibility to $47,476 per year – more than … Continue reading

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Going on the Offensive with Combatting Fraud

By: Benton Curtis So often today we read press clippings from across the country on how the Department of Justice continues to crack down on health care fraud, be it in the criminal or civil arena. But this barrage of … Continue reading

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Board oversight: Fiduciary duty of care and individual liability

By: Gabriel Imperato and Joseph Picone Directors of healthcare organizations have important responsibilities relating to corporate compliance requirements that are unique to the healthcare industry. The risks of non-compliance have grown dramatically over the last decade for healthcare organizations as … Continue reading

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