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2 Recent Cases Impacting False Claims Act Litigation and Investigations Deserve the Attention of Health Care Providers and Private Equity Investors

The United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Florida announced on Sept. 19, 2019, that it settled a qui tam False Claims Act case in which a private equity firm was a named defendant. See United States ex rel. Medrano and Lopez v. Diabetic Care Rx LLC, d/b/a Patient Care America, et al., … Continue Reading

GT Wins Motion to Dismiss for Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc.

GT is pleased to have achieved a win on behalf of our client Teva Pharmaceuticals USA, Inc. In May 2018, a U.S. Federal District Court Judge from the Central District of California granted Teva’s motion to dismiss in its entirety without leave to amend. In April 2017, Plaintiffs commenced an action in California’s Riverside County … Continue Reading

Health Care & FDA Practice Bulletin No. 5

Welcome to Greenberg Traurig’s Health Care & FDA Practice Bulletin, a collection of timely articles written by our attorneys that are focused on significant developments in health and FDA law. The topics in this issue include the Affordable Care Act, health care fraud and abuse, regulatory updates, FDA news, other health care topics, and upcoming … Continue Reading

U.S. Fiscal Cliff Averted, or Simply Postponed?

On January 2, 2013, President Obama signed the “American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012” into law. The Act imposes an income tax increase to 39.6% (from 35%) on U.S. taxpayers earning more than $400,000 ($450,000 for married couples filing jointly) and raises the estate tax rate to a maximum of 40% (from 35%). The federal income tax rate on long-term capital gains has been increased from 15% to 20% for the top income-earners beginning in 2013.… Continue Reading
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