fbpx
Wednesday, July 1st, 2020

On June 15, 2020, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (the “Fed’) opened registration for lenders to participate in the Main Street loan facilities authorized by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act enacted on March…

Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
Wednesday, June 17th, 2020
Thursday, June 11th, 2020
Tuesday, June 9th, 2020
Publications
Monday, May 4th, 2020
Friday, March 6th, 2020
Tuesday, January 14th, 2020
Recent Blogs
Monday, May 6th, 2013

Last month, the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced that it had entered into a $25.5 million settlement with Intermountain Health Care, Inc. (Intermountain), Utah’s largest health system with 22 hospitals and more than 4,500 physicians, to resolve self-reported violations of…

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

The Office of Inspector General (OIG) released an updated provider self-disclosure protocol (SDP) last week, which replaces the original SDP issued in 1998 and various OIG Open Letters that provided additional guidance on the program. The OIG outlined what it considers to…

Saturday, April 13th, 2013

Section 501(r) was added to the Internal Revenue Code by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act in order to expand and clarify the federal requirements for tax-exempt hospitals by establishing new standards relating to community health needs assessments; financial…

Events
News
Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

Maynard, Cooper & Gale, P.C. shareholder John N. Bolus has been elected to serve on the Executive Committee of the Birmingham Bar Association. Bolus will serve a three-year term. John N. Bolus is Chair of Maynard, Cooper & Gale’s General Litigation practice group. He has…

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

As you may have read in recent weeks, 2010 has brought sweeping changes in the federal estate tax and generation-skipping tax laws. You have no doubt read about some of these changes. While the effect and longevity of the changes…

Sunday, January 31st, 2010

Maynard, Cooper & Gale, P.C. is pleased to announce that eight former associates, Audrey Y. Dupont, Andrea M. Greene, Kathryn Roe Eldridge, C. Andrew Kitchen, E. Bryan Nichols, Mitesh B. Shah, Lee L. Sheppard, and Edward S. Sledge IV have…

Thursday, December 31st, 2009

IMMEDIATE ACTION REQUIRED: EXTENSION OF COBRA PREMIUM SUBSIDY On December 21, 2009, President Obama signed the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2010 (the “Act”) into law. The Act extends the COBRA subsidy premium created under the American Reinvestment and…

Monday, November 30th, 2009

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTORS-“DISTRACTED DRIVING”-TEXTING AND CELL PHONES Some states have laws against texting or talking on cell phones while driving, but the majority do not. President Obama recently issued an executive order that forbids federal employees from using text messaging while…

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

THE GREAT RECESSION – RESHAPING THE WORLD OF WORK This edition of the Tip Sheet is devoted to this single topic – looking at an economy that has been in recession so long (22 months and counting) that American companies…

Monday, August 31st, 2009

HARASSMENT UPDATE-THREE KEY RULINGS FROM FEDERAL APPEALS COURTS By now it is a rare company that does not have a well defined and distributed policy prohibiting all forms of unlawful harassment and establishing a complaint/investigation procedure for employees to follow…

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2009

FEMA Trailer MDL Decision on Preemption

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…

Publications