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How To Negotiate The Restrictive Covenant In Your Employment Contract
Physicians News DigestAugust 1, 2011

Restrictive covenants are designed to protect the economic interest of your employer who is assumed to have spent time and money training you, introducing you to its patients and sharing confidential information to you. Pennsylvania and New Jersey Law. ...more »

Lawyer Snapshot: George Gabel Jr.
Jacksonville Daily RecordAugust 1, 2011

Professional Organizations: American College of Trial Lawyers, Fellow; American Bar Association, fellow, TIPS Admiralty and Maritime Law Committee, former chair, and Media Law and Defamation Tort Committee, former chair; American Counsel Association, ...more »

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Bad Faith Insurance
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The Epidemic of Florida Medicare Fraud
ForbesAugust 24, 2011

On February 10, 2011, federal prosecutors indicted 21 Miami-area residents (including two doctors, six nurses, eleven patient recruiters) in connection with their alleged participation in a $25 million home health care Medicare fraud scheme. ...more »

Hipaa Compliance
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Silver Linings in the Health Care Ruling
Huffington PostAugust 17, 2011

The appeals court refused to strike down the entire Affordable Care Act, as the lower court had done. Instead, it explicitly found that even if the individual responsibility provision fails, the rest of the law is not affected. ...more »

Elder Care Abuse
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Chicago Litigation Lawyer Kerry Peck Co-Hosts Fundraiser with Special Guest ...
Einnews PortugalAugust 18, 2011

The elder care law attorney and the politician have worked together for many years. CHICAGO, IL, August 17, 2011 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Chicago litigation lawyer, Kerry Peck recently co-hosted a fundraising luncheon with Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky at ...more »

Medicare & Medicaid Issues
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Insurance Cos Cut Lobbying Costs
Zacks.comAugust 18, 2011

Most of the costs were focused on the health-care reform bill passed last year, the FIT Kids Act, the Small Business Health Relief Act of 2011 and the Medicare Data Access for Transparency and Accountability Act. Humana also lobbied against the annual ...more »


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