This article focuses on the spin-off of biotech startup Viela Bio from AstraZeneca’s research and development arm MedImmune Inc. The coverage notes that Members Chris Jeffers and Elizabeth Parsons helped negotiate the deal along with AstraZeneca’s legal team. Chris and Elizabeth are quoted in the article discusses considerations that need to be made during spinouts such as this one.
October 29, 2018 | FierceHealthcare
This feature article discusses a potentially significant change proposed to Medicare Advantage audits by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Health Law Member Tara Dwyer is among the industry sources quoted in the story providing commentary.
This article discusses the uphill battle that the current Trump administration is facing regarding its plans to make lower Medicare drug costs a reality. ML Strategies Vice President Rodney Whitlock, a veteran health care policy advisor, is among the sources quoted providing commentary in the piece.
This feature article discusses seller disclosure laws some states have in place to protect buyers in real estate transactions. Not all states have these laws so this piece discusses what options buyers have. Patti Kantor, a Member in the New York office and an experienced real estate attorney, is among the industry sources quoted.
October 25, 2018 | WITF
Veteran health care policy professional Rodney Whitlock, a Washington, D.C.-based Vice President with ML Strategies, is among the industry sources quoted in this coverage discusses how the pre-existing conditions coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) are shaping the 2018 midterm elections.
October 24, 2018 | Bloomberg BNA
This article takes a closer look at a hack of Obamacare enrollment records. The piece notes that the breach could lead to an in-depth investigation of the government agency responsible for the federal health-care exchange. It is further noted that this hack could serve as a wake-up call for the government. Member Dianne Bourque is among the industry sources quoted.