Health Care Law News. Crime Stories, Law on News and Legal Publications in February, 2012

Top Picks in News

SC Treasurer Sounds Alarm About State Investments
News Channel 7February 1, 2012

He says the legislature doesn't need to pass any new laws regarding the state's investments; the current laws just need to be enforced. So who enforces those laws? "In some cases it's the treasurer; some cases the Budget and Control Board; ...more »

College students provide free help filing income tax returns in Springfield
KSPRFebruary 1, 2012

Students at both Drury University and Missouri State University will offer free income tax preparation this winter and spring. Here is the information for both. Students will provide free tax preparation through an Internal Revenue Service (IRS) ...more »

Health Care Law News and Stories

Bad Faith Insurance
[read all news]
Juan Vargas could cast the deciding vote for California's health care bill
OB RagFebruary 1, 2012

Senate Bill 810 passed committee, but fell two votes short in the Senate. A new vote is sought before tomorrow's deadline for passing all Senate bills and sending them on to the Assembly. The bill would not set up a government-run healthcare system.more »

Hipaa Compliance
[read all news]
CLASS Act: Abandoned yet defended
PoliticoFebruary 1, 2012

It's not as though the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports Actis generating good press for President Barack Obama's health care law. In fact, Republicans are sure they can make it a symbol of the out-of-control spending they think the ...more »

Elder Care Abuse
[read all news]
Defendant changes plea at last second in elder abuse case
Bakersfield CalifornianFebruary 3, 2012

BY JASON KOTOWSKI Californian staff writer An elder abuse suspect facing five years in prison surprised everyone -- including his attorney -- when he withdrew his no contest plea just before sentencing Thursday morning. Joseph McCoy's decision left the ...more »

Living Wills
[read all news]
The House Of Reps Took A Major Swipe At Obamacare Yesterday
Business InsiderFebruary 2, 2012

On Wednesday, the Republican-led House of Representatives took a major swipe at President Obama's health care law, as it voted to repeal the Community Living Assistance Services and Support program (known as the CLASS Act). CLASS is, by all accounts, ...more »

Medicare & Medicaid Issues
[read all news]
Insurer Coventry Health Care Extends Pact With Medco By 3 Years
Fox BusinessFebruary 8, 2012

1 and runs through 2015 for Medicare customers and 2016 for commercial customers. "Given that pharmacy spend represents nearly 20% of our medical expenditures, this is an important improvement to a critical part of our overall cost structure across our ...more »

Archive

Legal and Criminal News in 2017
Legal and Criminal News in 2016
Legal and Criminal News in 2015
Legal and Criminal News in 2014
Legal and Criminal News in 2013
Legal and Criminal News in 2012
Legal and Criminal News in 2011
Legal and Criminal News in 2010
Legal and Criminal News in 2009
Legal and Criminal News in 2008
Legal and Criminal News in 2007
Legal and Criminal News in 2006
Legal and Criminal News in 2005
Legal and Criminal News in 2004
Legal and Criminal News in 2003
Legal and Criminal News in 2002
Legal and Criminal News in 2001
Book of the Day in our Store
Share it on TwitterFacebook
Understanding Living Trusts: How You Can Avoid Probate, Keep Control, Save Taxes, and Enjoy Peace of MindUnderstanding Living Trusts: How You Can Avoid Probate, Keep Control, Save Taxes, and Enjoy Peace of Mind
by Vickie Schumacher
  • List Price: $29.95
  • Price: $26.42
  • You Save: $3.53 (12%)
from $19.81
View
Gary W HarveyAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Aviation
Jeffrey J EllisAttorney at LawPRACTICE AREA: Constitutional Law & Civil Rights, Consumer Protection, Insurance Litigation, Litigation, Aviation