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Monday, November 18th, 2019

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (November 18, 2019) — The 2020 edition of the U.S. News-Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” distinguishes Maynard Cooper as a National and Metropolitan Top Tier firm in a variety of practice areas. The “Best Law Firms” rankings are…

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Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

The new CMS “Two-Midnight Rule,” which is intended to provide greater clarity regarding when inpatient hospital admissions are generally appropriate for Medicare Part A payment, goes into effect today. However, in order to address widespread concern among hospitals and doctors about…

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013

A recent decision of the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals (“ASBCA”) seems to nail down the issue of exactly when a claim accrues to the government under the Contracts Disputes Act (“CDA”) arising from increased costs due to changes…

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

In a New York Times column, Obamacare’s Other Surprise, Thomas L. Friedman wrote that health data is “creating a new marketplace and platform for innovation – a health care Silicon Valley – that has the potential to create better outcomes…

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Sunday, May 31st, 2009

“GINA” AND CHILD LABOR VIOLATIONS BIG FINES GINA – get used to the term because you will be hearing more about it – is the Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act. Last month’s Tip Sheet included a summary of this new law…

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

Amendments to Municipal Securities Disclosure Rule The Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) has announced amendments to a rule under the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 relating to municipal securities disclosure. Effective July 1, 2009, the existing Rule 15c2-12…

Thursday, April 30th, 2009

The FTC announced late last week that it is delaying enforcement of the Red Flag Rules until August 1, 2009. Please see the following link for additional information click here. No representation is made that the quality of legal services to…

Friday, April 24th, 2009

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR MODEL NOTICES AND INTERNAL REVENUE SERVICE ADDITIONAL GUIDANCE ON THE COBRA PREMIUM SUBSIDY The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the “Act”) contains important changes to continuation coverage under the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of…

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

DEPARTMENT OF LABOR “NEW SHERIFF IN TOWN” Newly confirmed Secretary of Labor Hilda Solis recently attended the annual AFL-CIO Executive Council Winter Meeting in Miami. While receiving great applause and rave reviews from the assembled union bosses, Solis pledged to…

Monday, March 16th, 2009

President’s 2010 Budget Proposal EXECUTIVE SUMMARY On February 26, 2009, President Obama unveiled his $3.55 trillion budget blueprint for the fiscal year 2010. While the full budget details will be made available in April 2009, this proposal offers a glimpse…

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

LAYOFFS – WARN ACT LIABILITY In today’s economy, most companies have either implemented layoffs or are considering such action. Of course, any “mass layoff” (generally at least one-third of the workforce and at least 50 employees, OR a total of…

Saturday, February 28th, 2009

Annual Shareholder Meeting Checklist for Nonpublic Companies This is the time of year most companies are planning for their annual meeting of shareholders. We help a number of banks and bank holding companies, as well as public and private nonbanking…

Tuesday, February 17th, 2009

On February 17, 2009, the President signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the “Stimulus Act”). The Stimulus Act includes limits on executive compensation that apply retroactively to prior recipients of aid under the Troubled Asset Relief Program…

Saturday, January 31st, 2009

WELLNESS – WEIGHT LOSS LOTTO – WILL IT WORK FOR YOU? Company-sponsored wellness programs, including weight loss incentives, are increasing in popularity, despite a few legal challenges as noted in the June 2008 Tip Sheet. The April 28 Wall Street…

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