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Kelly Borth: How a trademark can build product differentiation
Smart Business NetworkJanuary 1, 2012

An attorney who specializes in trademark law can best guide you on securing a trademark or you can go to the aforementioned website and manage the registration process yourself. The good news is it as long as there are not any complications, ...more »

Rick Ross Sued By Nigerian Government For Pulling Out Of A Show
News OneJanuary 1, 2012

The government of Cross River State Government has hired lawyers in the United States to explore other options to sue Rick Ross for breach of contract and to recover the performance fee. Look, Nigeria is real crazy right now. ...more »

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Bad Faith Insurance
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2012 US Healthcare: ERISA or PPO? Federal Court Ruled For Aetna In Total ...
San Francisco Chronicle (press release)January 1, 2012

"Medical necessity, proper documentation, SIU audit and overpayment recoupment are the most frequent payment disputes in managed care claim denials. Federal law ERISA compliance must be the No. 1 priority in 2012 for all providers in reimbursement ...more »

Hipaa Compliance
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Health care faces a year of uncertainty
The TennesseanJanuary 1, 2012

The new health-care law's mandates are staggered year-by-year. The emphasis in 2012 will be on improving the delivery of health care by ushering in Accountable Care Organizations and reducing payments to hospitals with high rates of preventable ...more »

Elder Care Abuse
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Republicans won't support LePage's cut to elder care facilities
Lewiston Sun JournalJanuary 3, 2012

According to DHHS, the PNMIs provide personal care and housing to about 4290 elderly residents. The facilities also house drug rehabilitation patients and veterans. There are about 300 substance abuse and 608 mental illness facilities. ...more »

Living Wills
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Islamic Jihad in Africa: Nigerian 'Boko Haram' Issues Ultimatum to Christians
Catholic OnlineJanuary 4, 2012

A spokesman for the group called "Boko Haram" named Abul Qaqa told reporters "our Muslim brothers are advised to return to the north, because we have evidence that they will be attacked. We also issue a three-day ultimatum to the southerners living in ...more »

Medicare & Medicaid Issues
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Whistleblowers Claim Medicare Defrauded Into Paying For Hospice Care
ForbesJanuary 3, 2012

The Complaint alleges that AseraCare violated the False Claims Act when it misspent millions of taxpayer dollars intended for Medicare recipients who have a prognosis of six months or less to live and need hospice care. For-profit hospice companies are ...more »


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