• 07.15.16

    Unpacking the Little Known Nuances of FCRA Compliance

    You’re ready to obtain a background check for a new hire: you’ve checked all of the boxes on your Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) checklist and feel confident that you are in compliance. But what about the lesser known responsibilities and reporting requirements of employers? For ...

  • 06.28.16

    Avoiding TCPA Pitfalls: Essential Guidance for Retailers

    With uncapped statutory damages of up to $1,500 per violation, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) strikes fear into any company that contacts consumers by cell phone, text or prerecorded message. The retail industry is no exception. Retailers have been hit with a string of high-profile, ...

  • 06.20.16

    False Claims Act: Escobar Means More Than You Think

    Manatt invites you to download and access our on-demand webinar discussing the U.S. Supreme Court’s United Health Services v. U.S. ex rel. Escobar decision, “The False Claims Act: Escobar Means More Than You Think.” In this quick-hitting synopsis of the case, Manatt litigation ...

  • 06.15.16

    The Top Legal Developments for Life Sciences Companies

    Life sciences companies are facing an increasingly complex legal climate, and it is easy to miss some of the storms on the horizon. In a recent two-part webinar for Bloomberg BNA, Manatt revealed some of the most significant legal challenges that life sciences leaders need to watch in the year ...

  • 05.06.16

    Tracking 2016 Initiatives From the EEOC, DOL, and NLRB

    Employers have faced mounting challenges related to employment and wage and hour compliance. The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Department of Labor (DOL) have been ramping up enforcement efforts, targeted investigations, audits and litigation. The EEOC unveiled changes to ...

  • 04.26.16

    ACA-Driven Litigation: Cases to Watch (and What's Next)

    At a recent webinar for Bloomberg BNA, Manatt Health revealed the areas of the ACA that are fueling litigation, the implications of decisions already handed down, and the potentially game-changing cases to watch in 2016. The webinar takes a detailed look at ACA implementation and the lawsuits that ...

  • 04.18.16

    The Legal Challenges of Multi-Provider APMs

    In a recent webinar for Bloomberg BNA, Manatt revealed how government and private payers are implementing alternative payment models (APMs) and analyzed the fraud and abuse, antitrust and other legal implications around value-based contracting between hospitals and physicians.

  • 04.06.16

    Medicare Part B Drug Payment Model

    The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has proposed a major, national payment model that would, if implemented, significantly impact how Medicare pays for drugs provided through the Part B program. Under the authority of the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI), HHS is ...

  • 03.03.16

    Healthcare Without Borders: The Opportunities and Challenges of Medical Tourism

    Once considered a fringe option, medical tourism has gained mainstream acceptance. According to the Centers for Disease Control, up to 750,000 Americans a year travel abroad for healthcare. Projections for the next decade call for U.S. residents to spend more than $300 billion in foreign care, up ...

  • 02.25.16

    Managing International Data Transfer Risks in Employment Screening

    In light of the recent invalidation of the Safe Harbor agreement by the EU's highest court, many unanswered questions remain regarding the management of international data transfers. For HR and legal departments of U.S. companies that operate overseas or hire employees who worked or attended ...