In today’s day and age of conditional payment recoveries, whenever a settlement of a claim is imminent, parties begin to worry about what possible challenges may impede the settlement, or even arise ... Read More
In our fast-paced world, many people are becoming over-worked, over-weight and fatigued – all of which increases the likelihood of injuries. To maintain the safety and security of their workforce, many ... Read More
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), more companies are using overtime to address the labor shortage.
But many worker advocates say that overtime increases the likelihood of workplace ... Read More
As you awaken this morning, ready to enjoy this post and start your day, I am headed west. I have often been asked if I am "from" Mississippi, and I am not; no more than I am "from" anywhere. However, I have ... Read More
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released an updated version of the Medicare Part D opioid prescribing mapping tool, providing an interactive, web-based resource that presents ... Read More
As I have noted in numerous recent blogs, Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Private Cause of Action litigation has been on the rise and has grown to be incredibly rampant in the past several years. Innate to ... Read More
At a session during the 2018 RIMS annual conference, Steven Sachs, EVP, Director Real Estate, Hotel and Gaming Practice, Willis Towers Watson and Tim Kraft, Consultant, Risk Management & Insurance, ... Read More
At the 2018 RIMS Annual Conference, a session discussed the wave of litigation against pharmaceutical companies, pharmacies and distributors related to the opioid epidemic.
The panel included:
John ... Read More