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The owner of a Florida pharmacy has pleaded guilty to health care fraud after prosecutors accused him of paying marketers to bring in patients so he could bill insurers for unnecessary compound drug prescriptions, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of Florida....Read More
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The pharmaceutical company Insys Therapeutics Inc. will pay $4.45 million to settle a lawsuit claiming it used deceptive marketing practices and sold a highly addictive opioid for non-approved treatments, state Attorney General Lisa Madigan said.
State: PA | Segment: Top | 464 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Pennsylvania Compensation Rating Bureau late Tuesday filed an emergency 6.06% loss cost increase in the wake of a state Supreme Court decision that blocks impairment rating evaluations.
State: ME | Segment: NORTH | 229 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A Maine pharmacy has agreed to pay the federal government $60,000 to resolve allegations that employees falsified records and diverted controlled substances, the U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Maine announced last week.
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The presiding judge of the Workers' Compensation Appeals Board court in San Diego will deliver a presentation about liens next week at the Hilton Mission Valley in San Diego, sponsored by the Association of Insurance Professionals.
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The Supreme Court of Tennessee’s Special Workers’ Compensation Appeals Panel upheld the dismissal of a worker’s claim for benefits for a knee injury, since he failed to prove his employment activities were responsible for more than 50% of causation for his injury.
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ORLANDO, Florida — Most states are racing to the bottom on providing adequate workers’ compensation benefits, but Florida has a unique Constitution that prevents legislative overreach on reducing comp awards, a national expert said here Tuesday.