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The Medicare Secondary Payer Act and The Continued Impact on Litigation and Claim Handling Programs

A USLAW EduNet Webinar
Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014
1-2 p.m. ET

The two qui tam cases filed by Hayes and Takemoto as relators on behalf of the U.S. Government seeking the recovery of civil penalties and damages under the False Claims Act has brought renewed attention upon the self-insured, carrier... more

Sign up today: Discovery of Social Media Evidence and Use of Social Media Evidence at Trial

A USLAW EduNet Webinar brought to you by the USLAW Internet Media & Privacy Group
Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014
1-2 p.m. ET

Whether you like it or not, social media usage has exploded. Consequently, it is an unrivaled source of evidence for all types of cases. It has been seen largely in cases involving... more

San Antonio, Boston named destinations for 2015 USLAW NETWORK Client Conferences

USLAW will be headed to San Antonio, Texas, and Boston, Mass., for the 2015 Spring and Fall Client Conferences, respectively. The spring event will be held April 9-11, 2015, at JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort & Spa in San Antonio followed by the fall event from Sept. 17-19, 2015, at the... more

LATEST LEGAL NEWS

Yiddish Isn’t Enough

Naftuli Moster is calling attention to shortcomings in secular education at Hasidic Jews’ schools in New York.

A Push for Legal Aid in Civil Cases Finds Its Advocates

An experiment in California is providing legal help to low-income renters who otherwise would have faced their landlords, and the landlords’ lawyers, alone in court.

California: School District to Pay Settlement in Sex Abuse Case

The Los Angeles Unified School District will pay $139 million to end all remaining litigation involving an elementary school teacher convicted of committing numerous counts of lewd conduct against his students.

Settlement in Apple Case Over E-Books Is Approved

A deal in the antitrust case would give consumers $400 million in cash and e-book credits, and lawyers $50 million. But an appeal is still pending.

Settlement Is Reached in Fatal ‘Midnight Rider’ Film Accident

The family of Sarah Jones, a crew worker killed by a train on the set of the film about the rock star Gregg Allman, settled with 11 defendants in a civil suit.

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EUROPEAN LEGAL NEWS FROM TELFA

LLPs – You may lose a lifeline if you do not have an LLP agreement

This article considers how an LLP can enter into administration if there is no LLP agreement governing how the members put an LLP into administration. Administration of a company The process of administration can be used to avoid closure of an insolvent business and rescue or restructure it in a ...

Coming soon to a theater near you: new DOJ closed-captioning rules

The price of movie tickets could be going up soon.  Under new proposed regulations issued by the Department of Justice, movie theaters with digital screens would be required to show  films with options for closed captioning (for hearing impaired patrons) and audio descriptions (for visually impaired patrons).  Movie theaters would ...

Why can’t men have babies?

It’s now time for businesses to start planning how they are going to deal with Shared Parental Leave, as the legislation comes into force on 1st December 2014. Shared Parental Leave (SPL) will apply in relation to children who are due to be born on or after 5th April 2015.  ...

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    Dec 4, 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM (ET)
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    Dec 9, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
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    Dec 10, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
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  4. Construction Law Practice Group Conference Call (Expanded Leadership)

    Dec 10, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
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  5. Employment & Labor Law Practice Group Conference Call (Entire Practice Group)

    Dec 11, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  6. Retail Practice Group Conference Call (Entire Practice Group)

    Dec 17, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM (ET)
    United States
  7. Ski USLAW 2015

    Feb 18 - 20
    Vail, CO, United States
  8. 2015 USLAW Chicago Meetings

    Mar 2 - 4
    Chicago, IL, United States
  9. 2015 USLAW Spring Client Conference

    Apr 9 - 11
    San Antonio, TX, United States
  10. 2015 USLAW NETWORK Women’s Connection

    May 1 - 2
    Sedona, AZ, United States

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    John E. Hall, Jr

    Hall Booth Smith, P.C.
    Atlanta, GA
    United States

    16230 Points

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    Michael Kunsch

    Sweeney & Sheehan, P.C.
    Philadelphia, PA

    8500 Points

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    Edward G. Hochuli

    Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C.
    Phoenix, AZ

    4462 Points

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    William J. Mitchell

    Ahmuty, Demers & McManus
    Albertson, NY
    United States

    4264 Points

  5. Thomas McChesney
    Thomas McChesney

    Huddleston Bolen, LLP
    Huntington, WV
    United States

    4016 Points

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    Richard K. Traub

    Traub Lieberman Straus & Shrewsberry LLP
    Edison, NJ
    United States

    3991 Points

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    Barry Clifford Snyder

    Snyder Law, LLP
    Santa Barbara, CA
    United States

    3932 Points

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    Michael P. Sharp

    Fee, Smith, Sharp & Vitullo, L.L.P.
    Dallas, TX
    United States

    3861 Points

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    Thomas L. Oliver, II

    Carr Allison
    Birmingham, AL

    3847 Points

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    Erik Gustafson

    LeClairRyan
    Alexandria, VA
    United States

    3826 Points

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    Patrick J. Hagan

    Dillingham & Murphy, LLP
    San Francisco, CA
    United States

    3825 Points

  12. Jill Robb Ackerman
    Jill Robb Ackerman

    Baird Holm LLP
    Omaha, NE
    United States

    3754 Points