Jul 30, 2014 By: Ferd H. Mitchell
This is installment #19 in a continuing series of Changes in Washington Practice Reports. Differences between the treatments of consumer transaction disputes
Changes in Washington Practice Report (#18) / Strict compliance versus substantial compliance in probates
Jul 2, 2014 By: Ferd H. Mitchell
The Washington probate statutes are detailed and specific. They determine how an attorney is to proceed with a probate, and how the court is to rule on issues that arise.
Criminal Charges Against Doctors Accused in the Deaths of Patients Due to Overprescribing Are Being Reduced Due to Supreme Court Decision
Apr 29, 2014 By: Lance O. Leider
Since the Supreme Court’s Burrage v. U.S. decision, prosecutors are reducing criminal charges against doctors for patient deaths due to overprescribing
In reviewing employment contracts for health professionals, sometimes it’s necessary to look beyond the contract to determine if the relationship is legal.
Feb 21, 2014 By: George F. Indest, III
On February 19, 2014, a Florida appeals judge dismissed a case challenging the release of prescription drug histories of more than 3,300.
Feb 7, 2014 By: George F. Indest, III
The Office of Inspector General updated the List of Excluded Individuals and Entities (LEIE) on January 8, 2014, which lists the health care providers excluded from all federal health care programs
Feb 4, 2014 By: Ferd H. Mitchell
Attorney practices are being affected in a range of ways due to accommodations that have been made in implementation of the Affordable Care Act for 2014.