Health Law Diagnosis

Health Law

Our mission is to provide the highest quality legal services, with special attention to clients' needs and time constraints while always ensuring that their business objectives are met. We understand the challenges facing health care clients today and are committed to helping them navigate through these issues.

Business Strategy

Robinson+Cole's Health Law Group consists of a team of experienced health care lawyers trained to advise clients on meeting business objectives within the confines of a complicated legal and regulatory environment. Each member of the Health Law Group understands the urgency of our clients' issues, the complexity of an evolving health care environment, and the challenges of competition, regulation, and resource allocation. We are focused on providing practical and responsive counsel to our clients. We represent the spectrum of health care clients, including hospitals, long-term care facilities, provider networks, durable medical equipment suppliers, ambulatory surgical centers, physicians and other individual providers, home health care agencies, clinics, and outpatient facilities.

Health Industry/Legal Strength

Our extensive health law experience allows us to provide creative, sophisticated, and practical solutions to the problems facing a diverse health care community. We are sensitive to the impact that health industry dynamics have on our clients' decision making. Our team comprises one of the state's largest core groups of focused health care lawyers, supported by lawyers from the firm's corporate, finance, tax, tax-exempt organizations, emerging technologies, intellectual property, litigation, immigration, labor and employment, benefits, and real property practice areas. Robinson+Cole's Government Relations Group is also known throughout the region for its understanding of the issues facing health care entities.

Personal Service

Our commitment is to provide legal services in a prompt and efficient manner, tailored to our clients' needs. With this commitment in mind, we have implemented an answering service that is available 24 hours per day, seven days per week, to ensure that urgent health law needs are met beyond regular business hours. Furthermore, at Robinson+Cole, we recognize that knowing our clients and their staffs is essential to providing quality legal services. We are committed to knowing and understanding the people who are integral to our clients' needs.

Our Health Law Group publishes the Health Law Pulse, a periodic newsletter containing health law updates and other pertinent information that affects health care businesses.

We also have a Health Law Training Institute that provides training and education on relevant health law issues to health care providers and facilities.

Robinson+Cole's health law lawyers have the experience to represent health industry clients in matters that involve the following:

  • administrative proceedings
  • antitrust counseling
  • certificates of need
  • compliance plans
  • contract preparation, negotiation, and review
  • corporate counseling and governance
  • corporate formation, joint ventures, affiliations, and restructuring
  • employment contracts
  • executive compensation and intermediate sanctions
  • fraud and abuse counseling
  • HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act)
  • immigration
  • labor relations
  • managed care
  • medical staff issues, including physician credentialing and disciplinary proceedings
  • Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement
  • mergers and acquisitions
  • physician compensation
  • physician recruitment
  • policy drafting and review
  • regulatory compliance
  • risk management
  • tax and tax exemption
    • Experience
      • Regular representation of hospitals, integrated delivery systems, nursing homes, continuing care retirement communities, physician groups, outpatient clinics and other health care providers as outside general counsel. Regularly advise these clients in matters of corporate governance, contracts, regulatory compliance, corporate compliance, risk management, policies, fundraising and tax exemption, employment, labor and litigation. Work closely with senior management and/or general counsel in transactional and day-to-day risk management and operational issues.
      • Representation of tissue bank in connection with negotiations and drafting of distribution, supply, licensing, representation and other agreements; acquisition of substantially all of the assets of another tissue bank; creation of domestic and international joint venture; subsidiary arrangements for the provision of certain tissue products and services; and certain regulatory matters.
      • Regular representation of hospitals in connection with physician recruitment and retention matters, including advice regarding Stark exceptions, Anti-kickback safe harbors and tax exemption restrictions and drafting of income guarantees, loan forgiveness arrangements and employment agreements.
      • Representation of hospital in connection with formation of professional corporation for employment of physicians in private practice model.
      • Regular representation of hospitals and physician groups in connection with physician and mid-level provider employment agreements, including advice regarding Stark and Anti-kickback statute compliance, incentive compensation and gainsharing issues.
      • Regular advice and representation of clients in administrative licensure investigations and proceedings before the Connecticut Department of Public Health. Experience includes negotiation of consent agreements, representation in hearings, compliance audit counseling and adverse event investigations.
      • Regular advice to and representation of clients in proceedings before the Connecticut Department of Social Services regarding financial audits, administrative sanctions and Title XIX appeals.
      • Representation of one of Connecticut’s largest providers of home health services in connection with a multi-agency federal and state investigation into the company’s billing practices. Worked closely with the client to conduct an internal investigation of the agency’s billing processes to identify potential areas of exposure and to develop a comprehensive corporate compliance program. Successfully persuaded the United States Attorney’s Office not to pursue charges and to issue a formal declination letter.
      • Representation of a hospital network and behavioral health center in an investigation of billing practices brought by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Office of the Inspector General.
      • Representation of a Connecticut hospital in connection with quality of care investigation by the Connecticut Department of Public Health. Prepared and defended witnesses in interviews with state investigators, coordinated all aspects of compliance with document demands, and appeared in related individual licensure hearings on behalf of the facility.
      • Regular representation of hospitals, outpatient clinics, nursing homes and physician groups in connection with service contracts, including without limitation, contracts with providers of durable medical equipment, pharmacy, clinical laboratory, infusion services and staffing services.
      • Representation of an emergency medical service corporation and principals in criminal investigation involving potential Medicare fraud. Avoided prosecution and termination of Medicare participation status through negotiated resolution of civil monetary penalties.
      • Regular representation of institutional health care providers in connection with financial audits and quality of care investigations relating to the Medicaid and Medicare programs conducted by the Connecticut Department of Social Services and the Connecticut Department of Public Health.
      • Representation of hospital in claim by surgeon of wrongful termination of staff privileges. Defended case successfully through administrative hearings, trial and appeal to Connecticut Supreme Court, establishing legal standard of substantial compliance with bylaws hearing procedures.
      • Representation of a hospital in claim of wrongful failure to certify resident’s successful completion of surgical residency program. Defended case successfully through administrative hearings, trial and appeal, establishing legal standard rejecting educational malpractice claim and establishing hospital’s discretion to make professional competence determinations.
      • Regular advice to and representation of hospitals in peer review matters and administrative proceedings under medical staff bylaws to terminate, reduce or suspend clinical privileges.
      • Representation of state’s only freestanding children’s hospital in certificate of need proceedings involving relocation of hospital, construction of new facility and combination of fragmented regional pediatric care.
      • Representation of hospital in certificate of need proceeding to secure major expansion of cardiac care to include open heart surgery and angioplasty.
      • Regular representation of hospitals and physician groups in connection with the formation of joint ventures.
      • Regular representation of not-for-profit health care providers in connection with corporate reorganizations, governance issues and revisions to corporate governance documents.
      • Representation of purchaser of a continuing care retirement community that was under court-ordered receivership. Worked closely with the client to obtain the necessary regulatory approvals, including without limitation, registration with the Connecticut Department of Social Services and assisted living services agency licensure from the Connecticut Department of Public Health. Successfully negotiated with the Attorney General’s office regarding revisions to continuing care agreements. Prepared and negotiated several management and service contracts. Worked as part of the Robinson & Cole team to resolve issues related to labor and employment, real estate and contract negotiations.
      • Representation of developer of continuing care retirement community in connection with land use, zoning and construction matters.
      • Representation of home care agency in connection with acquisition of the assets of another home health care agency.
      • Representation of hospital in the development of a managed residential community and the licensing of an assisted living services agency, including without limitation, development of the assisted living services agreement, development and negotiation of a management agreement and development of policies.
      • Representation of a nursing home in connection with the acquisition of nursing home beds from a court-ordered receiver. Negotiated asset purchase agreement with receiver and worked closely with the client to obtain the necessary regulatory approvals, including without limitation, the approval of the Connecticut Department of Social Services.
      • Representation of substance abuse treatment center before municipal land use commissions in defending against zoning enforcement actions. Obtained order from federal court allowing clients to continue making off campus housing available to their patients. Regular preparation of, and advice to clients on, certificates of need and appear before the Connecticut Office of Health Care Access in connection with contested certificates of need.
      • Representation of tax exempt hospital in joint venture for outpatient endoscopy center, including negotiation of Operating Agreement, drafting of private placement memorandum for offering of membership units and subscription agreements and analysis of tax exemption and fraud and abuse issues.
      • Representation of joint venture between tax exempt hospital and physicians in connection with development and operation of ambulatory surgery center, including drafting Operating Agreement, drafting private placement memorandum and subscription agreements, fraud and abuse analysis, and drafting and negotiating land option agreement and lease, management agreement and anesthesiology service agreement.
      • Representation of hospital in the sale of its dialysis business, including, without limitation, negotiation of asset purchase agreement, lease documents, acute dialysis service agreement and certificate of need, the Connecticut attorney general conversion act, and Connecticut Department of Public Health approvals.
      • Representation of physician group in the formation of a joint venture with a hospital for outpatient radiology services, including drafting and negotiation of an Operating Agreement, management agreement, billing services agreement, imaging services agreement and lease agreement.
      • Regular representation of hospitals in connection with exclusive professional service agreements for radiology, anesthesiology, pathology and radiation oncology.
      • Representation of health services corporation in connection with liquidation of affiliated health maintenance organization before the Connecticut Insurance Department.
      • Ongoing representation of a physician-hospital organization and affiliated independent practitioner association in a multi-party medical malpractice lawsuit.
      • Defense of hospital in class action litigation alleging violation of state statutes relating to medical records requests. Negotiated binding class resolution for nominal financial cost.
      • Defense of hospital in class action case brought on behalf of deaf and hearing impaired community. Negotiated settlement with Connecticut Attorney General and United States Department of Justice to improve systemwide access to health services for deaf and hearing impaired patients.
      • Ongoing representation of major pharmaceutical manufacturer in a lawsuit brought by the Connecticut Attorney General seeking recovery of Medicaid and Medicare payments made for certain pharmaceuticals.
      • Regular representation of hospitals, community providers and physician groups in connection with corporate compliance plans.
      • Successfully defended a large community hospital from IRS challenge of its tax exempt status. Focusing upon a building transaction between the hospital and some of its staff physicians, IRS examiners proposed a determination that the hospital no longer qualify as a section 501(c)(3) organization. The IRS position reflected a preliminary conclusion that the transaction conveyed undue private benefits upon the physicians group and constituted prohibited private inurement. Robinson & Cole protested this determination and, after extensive negotiation before the Appeals Office of the IRS, succeeded in persuading the IRS that the transaction should not cause either a loss of tax exemption or the imposition of any other sanctions on the hospital.
      • Regular advice to hospitals regarding issues involving EMTALA, including compliance and EMTALA’s physician on call requirements.
      • Provide regular advice to health care providers regarding federal and state privacy and security law and draft HIPAA privacy and security policies for entities subject to HIPAA.
      • Representation of a nursing home in connection with a complete revision of its Medical Staff Bylaws and Rules and Regulations, including revisions to ensure compliance with applicable statutes, regulations and accreditation standards of agencies such as Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Connecticut Department of Public Health.
      • Representation of a continuing care retirement community in connection with restructuring and revising their continuing care contracts.
      • Representation of physician hospital organization in connection with purchase of electronic medical record hardware and software, including fraud and abuse and tax exemption advice regarding donation of electronic medical record software and services by a hospital to physicians, structuring the transactions between the physician hospital organizations and the physician users and hospital donor and drafting and negotiating all contracts with the electronic medical record vendor and the physician users.
      • Representation of hospital in connection with acquisition of middleware software for electronic health records, including fraud and abuse and tax exemption advice in connection with the donation of such software to physicians.
      • Served as arbitrator in numerous domestic and international arbitrations in life sciences and health care industries.

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      • August 20, 2020

        61 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021

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      • August 18, 2020

        Conor Duffy Appointed to New Haven Legal Assistance Board of Directors

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      • August 14, 2020

        Conor Duffy and Peter Struzzi Author Article on Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic Published in Medical Economics

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      • July 20, 2020

        Natale Di Natale Appointed Vice Chair of the Massachusetts Bar Association Health Law Section Council

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      • April 29, 2020

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Receive “Top” Honors in JD Supra’s 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards

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      • April 23, 2020

        Chambers USA Recognizes 20 Robinson+Cole Lawyers in 11 Practice Areas in CT, PA, and RI and Nationwide

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      • March 18, 2020

        Les Levinson Quoted in Article on Home Health, Home Care M&A Activity Amid Coronavirus Outbreak Published in Home Health Care News

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      • January 10, 2020

        Robinson+Cole Elects New Partner and Counsel

      • November 18, 2019

        Lisa Thompson Invited to Join the Boston Bar Foundation's Society of Fellows Committee

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      • November 1, 2019

        Robinson+Cole Receives 33 First-Tier Metropolitan Rankings and Four National Rankings in Latest U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”

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      • September 19, 2019

        Lisa Thompson Appointed Co-chair of the Boston Bar Association Health Law Section

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      • September 13, 2019

        Les Levinson Quoted in Article on Home-Based Care Providers Adopting the ‘One-Stop-Shop’ Model Published in Home Health Care News

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      • August 26, 2019

        Les Levinson Quoted in Article on Home Care Assets Published in Home Health Care News

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      • August 15, 2019

        57 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2020

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      • June 5, 2019

        Conor Duffy Is Named a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation

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      • May 31, 2019

        Lisa Thompson Addresses Boston Bar Association's Health Care Conference

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      • April 25, 2019

        Les Levinson was among the panelists who presented during the webinar “Home Health & Hospice: The Future of Healthcare Delivery”

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      • April 24, 2019

        Adam Anderson and Nathaniel Arden Facilitate "Contracts 101" workshop

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      • April 12, 2019

        Les Levinson Authors Healthcare Financing Article

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      • April 1, 2019

        Robinson+Cole Receives “Top” Honors in JD Supra’s 2019 Readers’ Choice Awards

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      • March 14, 2019

        Christine Bromberg and Les Levinson Named to Law360 Editorial Advisory Boards

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      • November 1, 2018

        Robinson+Cole Receives 36 First-Tier Metropolitan Rankings and Four National Rankings in Latest U.S. News – “Best Law Firms” Survey

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      • October 26, 2018

        Brian Nichols Profiled in ABA Health Law Section’s “Feature Friday”

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      • October 18, 2018

        51 Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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      • October 17, 2018

        Conor Duffy Quoted in Renal & Urology News Article on Criminal Charges for HIPAA Violations

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      • September 26, 2018

        Lisa Thompson Presents MassBar Program on Health Care Provider-Payor Dispute Resolution

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      • September 18, 2018

        Les Levinson Adds Insights as Specialty Medical Groups Webinar Panelist

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      • July 2, 2018

        Brian Nichols Participates in Webinar on Hospital M&A Market at Mid-Year

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      • June 22, 2018

        Conor Duffy Presents Webinar on Compliance for American Health Lawyers Association

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      • May 29, 2018

        Meaghan Cooper Named New Leader in the Law by the Connecticut Law Tribune

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      • May 8, 2018

        Chambers USA Recognizes Robinson+Cole Lawyers and Practice Groups

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      • March 29, 2018

        Les Levinson Presents Webinar on Selling a Health Care Services Company to a Private Equity Firm

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      • March 27, 2018

        Conor Duffy Presents Webcast on Managing Risks Under HIPAA & HITECH

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      • March 15, 2018

        Christine Bromberg and Les Levinson Named to Law360 Editorial Advisory Boards

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      • March 14, 2018

        Conor Duffy Quoted in Cook County Record Article on $100,000 Fine for Defunct Business Associate Due to Improper Disposal of Medical Records

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      • February 28, 2018

        Natale Di Natale, Rich Fil, Les Levinson, Virginia McGarrity, and Brian Nichols Present Health Law Webinar

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      • January 9, 2018

        Les Levinson Quoted in Part B News Articles on 2017 and 2018 Health Care Predictions

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      • November 1, 2017

        Robinson+Cole Receives 37 First-Tier Metropolitan Rankings and 3 National Rankings in Latest U.S. News – Best Law Firms Survey

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      • October 17, 2017

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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      • September 29, 2017

        Conor Duffy Moderates ABA Webinar on Health Care Fraud and Abuse

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      • September 27, 2017

        Ted Tucci, Kate Dion, and Conor Duffy Co-author Article Published in AHLA Connections

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      • August 15, 2017

        Fifty-Nine Robinson+Cole Lawyers Listed in The Best Lawyers in America© 2018

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      • July 11, 2017

        Pamela Del Negro Appointed to Board of AHLA Publication

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      • June 7, 2017

        Robinson+Cole Sponsors Panel Discussion on Cybersecurity for Medical Devices

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      • May 26, 2017

        Chambers USA Recognizes Robinson+Cole Lawyers and Practice Groups

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      • May 5, 2017

        Health Law Group Lawyer Presents on Voluntary Self-Disclosure Protocols

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      • February 27, 2017

        Les Levinson Moderates Home Care 100 Conference

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      • January 4, 2017

        Les Levinson Quoted in Part B News Article on 2017 Health Care Predictions

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      • November 8, 2016

        Les Levinson Presents at ACG Connecticut Health Care Meeting

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      • November 1, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Receives 34 First-Tier Metropolitan Rankings and 3 National Rankings in Latest U.S. News – Best Law Firms Survey

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      • October 18, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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      • September 13, 2016

        Les Levinson Interviewed for Privcap Healthcare Insider Article

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      • August 30, 2016

        Meaghan Cooper Joins Interval House Board of Directors

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      • August 15, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Lawyer Count in The Best Lawyers in America® 2017

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      • July 29, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Bolsters Health Law Practice with Two New Lawyers

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      • June 21, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Welcomes Thirteen New Lawyers

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      • June 20, 2016

        Kathryn Rattigan Appointed Vice Chair of MBA's Health Law Council

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      • May 31, 2016

        Health Law Lawyers Write Article for CLT's Special Health Law Section

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      • May 27, 2016

        Chambers USA Recognizes Robinson+Cole Lawyers and Practice Groups

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      • May 18, 2016

        Les Levinson Moderates Health Care Services M&A Round Table

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      • May 5, 2016

        Ted Tucci Publishes Article on Batchclaim Liability in PLUS Journal

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      • April 14, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Present an Update on Managed Care Litigation

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      • March 2, 2016

        Hartford Lawyers Present at HFMA Program

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      • February 18, 2016

        Les Levinson quoted in Law360 Article on Medicare’s 60-Day Overpayment Rule

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      • February 3, 2016

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Present at Annual Central Massachusetts Health Care Symposium

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      • January 12, 2016

        Les Levinson Featured in Part B News Article

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      • December 14, 2015

        Les Levinson Speaks at Privcap Conference

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      • December 10, 2015

        Linn Freedman Co-Presents at HDM Webinar

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      • December 3, 2015

        Health Law Lawyers Co-present at Health Care Webinar

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      • November 4, 2015

        Health Law Lawyers Participate in Annual Hospital 100 Conference

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      • October 19, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Recognized by Super Lawyers®

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      • August 24, 2015

        Les Levinson Moderates Webinar on Home Health and Hospice M&A

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      • August 18, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Lawyer Count in The Best Lawyers in America® 2016

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      • August 10, 2015

        Les Levinson Featured in Law360 Article on FCA 60-Day Rule

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      • July 1, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Write Article for Journal of Health & Life Sciences Law

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      • June 15, 2015

        Health Law Lawyers Pen Article for Law360

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      • May 19, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Earns Six Practice Area Rankings in Chambers USA 2015

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      • April 22, 2015

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Present Update on Managed Care Litigation

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      • April 21, 2015

        Virginia McGarrity Is Guest Lecturer at SCOTUS Symposium

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      • April 8, 2015

        Brian Nichols Is Contributing Author for Clinical Integration

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      • April 8, 2015

        Virginia McGarrity Presents on Health Care Reform

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      • January 16, 2015

        Les Levinson Selected to Serve on Law360's 2015 Health Advisory Board

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      • January 7, 2015

        Les Levinson Quoted in Part B News

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      • December 8, 2014

        Health Law Lawyers Pen Article for Becker's Hospital Review

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      • November 18, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Honored as “New Leaders in the Law” at Celebration Dinner

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      • October 16, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Welcomes New Lawyers

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      • October 2, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Lawyers Named “New Leaders in the Law”

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      • September 25, 2014

        Hartford Lawyers Present Risk Management Webinar

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      • September 23, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Expands Health Law Practice with Two New Lawyers

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      • July 17, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Welcomes Six New Lawyers

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      • May 29, 2014

        Robinson+Cole Earns Rankings in Chambers USA 2014 in all Connecticut Practice Areas

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      • May 14, 2014

        Robinson+Cole’s Health Law Group Makes ABA’s Top List

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      • December 11, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Elects Four New Partners and Promotes Six Counsel

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      • November 1, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Receives 34 First-Tier Metropolitan Rankings and Three National Rankings in U.S. News – Best Lawyers Survey

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      • October 21, 2013

        Super Lawyers® Names 61 Robinson & Cole Attorneys to 2013 List

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      • September 3, 2013

        Hartford Office Lawyers Elected to Executive Committee of CBA's Young Lawyers Section

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      • August 16, 2013

        Robinson & Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Attorney Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • June 10, 2013

        Chambers USA Ranks Robinson & Cole in Five Practices, Names 17 Attorneys as Leading Lawyers

      • February 11, 2013

        Ted Tucci Quoted in Law360 Article for Health Law

      • December 21, 2012

        Robinson & Cole Attorneys Appointed to Board of Directors of Nonprofits

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      • November 7, 2012

        Robinson & Cole Receives 32 First-Tier Metropolitan Rankings and Four National Rankings in U.S.News - Best Lawyers Survey

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      • October 22, 2012

        Super Lawyers® Names 49 Robinson & Cole Attorneys to 2012 List and Recognizes 26 as Rising Stars

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      • August 28, 2012

        Robinson & Cole Receives Top Listing in Connecticut Attorney Count in Best Lawyers National Peer Review Survey

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      • August 2, 2012

        Ted Tucci on Panel Discussion about the Supreme Court’s Ruling on Health Care

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      • June 30, 2012

        Theodore J. Tucci to Participate in the Metro Hartford Alliance’s Panel Discussion on the U.S. Supreme Court’s Ruling on Health Care Reform

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      • June 7, 2012

        Chambers USA Ranks Robinson & Cole in Five Practices, Names 16 Attorneys as Leading Lawyers

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      • January 19, 2012

        Robinson & Cole Welcomes New Health Law Attorneys

      • October 19, 2011

        Class Dismissed! Appellate Team Wins Summary Judgment for Health Insurer

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      • June 17, 2011

        Chambers USA Ranks Robinson & Cole in Six Practices, Names 12 Attorneys as Leading Lawyers

      • June 14, 2011

        Health Law Attorneys Publish ACO Regulations Article in Connecticut Law Tribune

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      • June 8, 2011

        Robinson & Cole Attorneys Present Webinar on Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs)

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      • May 13, 2011

        Attorneys Present Webinar on Accountable Care Organizations

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      • May 5, 2011

        Robinson & Cole Attorneys Present Medicaid Audit Defense Seminar

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      • December 15, 2010

        Health and Benefits Litigators Win “Appropriate Care” Disability Insurance Case

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      • December 6, 2010

        Health Care Attorneys Talk Strategy with Hospitals

      • November 1, 2010

        VNA Health Care Elects Attorney to Board of Directors

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      • September 17, 2010

        Robinson & Cole LLP Receives Most Connecticut First-Tier Rankings in Inaugural U.S.News - Best Lawyers Survey

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      • August 12, 2010

        Health Law Group Hosted Webinar on New Electronic Health Record Requirements

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      • June 14, 2010

        Robinson & Cole Partner Quoted in Hartford Business Journal on Health Care Reform Impact to Local Businesses

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      • June 4, 2010

        Robinson & Cole Attorneys Author CT Law Tribune Article on Expansion of Fraud and Abuse Laws Under Reform Legislation

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      • May 20, 2010

        Robinson & Cole Attorneys Featured in Health Care Reform Book

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      • April 28, 2010

        Robinson & Cole Attorney Speaks at Regional Economic Development Forum

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      • October 12, 2009

        Connecticut Governor Appoints Robinson & Cole Attorney to Advisory Committee

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    • Publications + Presentations
    • "Data Management & Protection In A Public Health Emergency," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson, which addressed health data privacy during the current pandemic, with a focus on how to protect the privacy of health data of COVID-19 patients from collection to commercialization. (6/18/2020)
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      "Telehealth During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency (and Beyond?)," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson, which discussed Medicare telehealth coverage, waivers and policies, as well as private payor coverage and Massachusetts state policies on telehealth. (5/28/2020)
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      "Recent Amendments to Home Care Worker Wage Parity Law" co-authored by Janet Kljyan, Leslie J. Levinson and Ian T. Clarke-Fisher (4/10/2020)

      "Physician Compensation Arrangements: Rules, Risks and Reviews," presented by Conor O. Duffy, presented at the New England Health Internal Auditors 2019 Audit & Compliance Conference. (12/6/2019)
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      "Hot Topics in Cannabis Law," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson, as a panel member with a focus on FDA regulation in the food and beverage industry, Boston Bar Association (11/21/2019)
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      "Dispute Resolution in Managed Care and 'Breaking News' on the Just-Released CMS Stark Law and OIG Anti-kickback Proposed Rules - Implications for Managed Care," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson, presented at the NIHCL Payor & Market Strategy Forum (10/18/2019)
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      "The Complexities of International & Domestic Life Sciences Disputes," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson, moderator, as AAA-ICDR conference (10/2/2019)
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      "Data Sharing Across the Health Care Industry," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson, presented as a panelist at the Boston Bar Association's Health Care Conference. (5/30/2019)
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      "The Complexities of International & Domestic Life Sciences Disputes," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson (May 1, 2019)
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      "Home Health & Hospice: The Future of Healthcare Delivery," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, as a panelist in the webinar (4/25/2019)
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      "Defense Research Institute's (DRI) Life, Health, Disability, and ERISA seminar," presented by Patrick W. Begos, in Chicago Illinois (4/3/2019 - 4/5/2019)
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      "Privacy, Cybersecurity, and the Health Care Industry: Threats, Risks and Mitigation," co-presented by Kathryn M. Rattigan, Kathleen M. Porter and Benjamin C. Jensen, at the 2019 Health Law Symposium in Boston (3/22/2019)

      "Public Act 17-241 — An Act Concerning Fairness in Pharmacy and Pharmacy Benefits Manager Contracts" (7/13/2017)

      "Connecticut Enacts Legislation Intended to Curb Opioid Drug Abuse" (7/7/2017)

      "Responding to Health Care Fraud Investigations—What to Do When the Government Knocks," co-presented by Kathleen E. Dion and Edward J. Heath, webinar (6/5/2017)
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      "Cybersecurity for Medical Devices," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson, panel presentation co-sponsored by Robinson+Cole, the Biomedical Engineering Alliance and Consortium (BEACON), and Court Square Group (CSG). (6/1/2017)
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      "Navigating Voluntary Self-Disclosure Protocols," presented by Melissa (Lisa) Thompson, Robinson+Cole Webinar (4/19/2017)
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      "Managed Care," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator, at the Home Care 100 Leadership & Strategy Conference in Amelia Island, Florida (2/6/2017)
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      "Health Law Pulse" (1/12/2017)

      "Health Law Pulse" (12/19/2016)

      "From Closing to Value Enhancement – Increasing Value from Health Care Transactions," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, at the Connecticut Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth's (ACG) Health Care Breakfast Meeting in Stamford, Connecticut (11/4/2016)
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      "Health Law Pulse" (10/27/2016)

      "Health Law Pulse" (10/18/2016)

      "Third Circuit Delivers Resounding Victory for FTC in Pennsylvania Hospital Merger Case" (10/18/16)

      "Where Some See Healthcare Challenges, PE Sees Roll-Up Opportunity," published in Privcap Healthcare Insider, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, interviewed for the article (9/7/2016)
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      "Health Law Pulse" (9/6/2016)

      "Health Law Pulse" (7/15/2016)
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      "Medicare Launches Home Health Pre-Claim Review Demonstration in Five States" (06/22/2016)

      "Health Law Pulse" (6/3/2016)
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      "Connecticut Legislature Passes Bill Limiting Physician Non-Compete Agreements" (5/23/2016)

      "Health Care Services M&A 101 Round Table," co-presented by Leslie J. Levinson and Darby Anderson, chief business development and strategy officer at Addus HealthCare; Burk Lindsey, managing director at Raymond James; and John Pouschine, co-founder and managing member of Pouschine Cook Capital Management, moderated webinar (5/5/2016)
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      "New Guidance for Health Care Program Exclusions," published in Connecticut Law Tribune, co-authored by Meaghan Mary Cooper and Conor O. Duffy (5/2/2016)
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      "Managed Care Litigation Update 2016," co-presented by Jean E. Tomasco and Theodore J. Tucci, a webinar for a firm client in the specialty risk insurance industry (3/30/2016)
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      "Internal Revenue Service Issues Proposed Regulations Affecting Type I and Type III Supporting Organizations" (3/10/2016)

      "Recent Developments in Fraud and Abuse Enforcement – Important Issues for Hospitals and Providers," co-presented by Conor O. Duffy and Meaghan Mary Cooper, at 2016 Legal Playbook: Best Practices to Keep Your Healthcare Operations on the Winning Side program in Wallingford, Connecticut (2/23/2016)
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      "Connecticut Governor Establishes Certificate of Need Task Force" (2/26/16)

      "Navigating Substantive Legal Development in Health Law Practices," co-presented by Kathryn M. Rattigan, Kathleen E. Dion and Lorianne M. Sainsbury-Wong of Health Law Advocates in Boston, David Harlow of The Harlow Group in Newton, and Roy J. Watson of the Watson Law Offices in Cambridge (2/10/2016)
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      "CMS Issues Final Rule Implementing Mandatory Bundled Payment Program for Lower Extremity Joint Procedures" (1/14/2016)
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      "Health Law Pulse" (1/5/2016)
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      "Action Required: Connecticut Physician Group Practice Reporting Deadline is December 31, 2015" (12/18/2015)

      "DOJ and OIG Launch Wave of Aggressive Prosecutions Targeting Entities and Individuals for Illegal Health Care Marketing Practices" (12/1/2015)

      "Health Law Pulse" (11/24/2015)

      "Healthcare Deal Flow Dynamics," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, at Privcap's Healthcare Game Change 2015 conference in New York City (11/18/2015)
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      "Bundled Payment Programs—What You Can't Afford to Miss," co-presented by Leslie J. Levinson, Brian D. Nichols and Dave Terry, CEO and founder of Archway Health Advisors, webinar (11/12/2015)
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      "CMS Makes Significant Changes to Stage 2 Meaningful Use and Finalizes Stage 3" (11/3/2015)

      "Health Law Pulse" (10/7/2015)
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      "Legal and Operational Guide for Free Medical Clinics," co-authored by Meaghan Mary Cooper and other AHLA members (9/16/2015)
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      "KMART Settles False Claims Act Allegations for $1.4 Million" (9/8/2015)

      "NLRB Extends Its Email Rule to the Health Care Workplace" (9/8/2015)

      "U.S. Court of Appeals Reinstates Labor Department’s Wage Rule for Home Care Workers" (8/31/15)

      "Federal Court Rejects Health System's Efforts to Dismiss 60-Day Rule Suit" (8/20/2015)

      "Health Law Pulse 8.17.15" (8/17/15)

      "Connecticut 2015 Legislative Update"

      "CMS Issues Final Rule Implementing Changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Program" (7/23/2015)

      "Connecticut 2015 Legislative Update" (7/14/2015)

      "IRS Issues Guidance for Hospital Facilities Concerning the Section 501(r) Financial Assistance Policy Requirement" (8/19/2015)

      "Connecticut Enacts New Health Law Legislation" (7/2/2015)

      "Health Law Pulse" (6/26/2015)
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      "Supreme Court Upholds Affordable Care Act Tax Credits in King v. Burwell" (6/26/2015)

      "Connecticut Health Law Legislative Update" (6/25/2015)

      "SGR Fix Bill Includes Important Change to Gainsharing CMP"

      "Health Law Pulse" (6/12/2015)

      "Health Law Pulse" (6/8/2015)

      "Connecticut Passes Legislation Setting Certification Standards for Central Service Technicians" (6/1/2015)

      "Religious Accommodations for Employers in the Health Care Workplace," co-authored by Stephen W. Aronson and Pamela H. Del Negro (June 2015)

      "Health Law Pulse" (5/28/2015)

      "ACA, Health Care Overpayments and the 60-Day Rule," published in Law360, co-authored by Leslie J. Levinson, Nathaniel T. Arden and Conor O. Duffy (5/26/2015)

      "Connecticut Legislature Reduces Mandatory Reporting of Payments to APRNs" (5/12/15)

      "New Model for Accountable Care Organizations," published in Connecticut Law Tribune, authored by Meaghan Mary Cooper (5/11/2015)

      "CMS Issues Meaningful Use Stage 3 Proposed Rule" (5/4/2015)

      "Health Law Pulse" (4/15/2015)

      "Managed Care Litigation Update 2015," co-presented by Theodore J. Tucci and Jean E. Tomasco, a webinar for a firm client in the specialty risk insurance industry (4/8/2015)
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      "IRS Finalizes Revenue Procedure on 501(r) Corrective Measures" (3/25/2015)

      "Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Delays Overpayment Final Rule" (3/2/2015)

      "Ninth Circuit and Massachusetts Superior Court Release Important Antitrust Decisions" (2/25/2015)

      "Health Law Pulse" (2/19/2015)

      Clinical Integration: Population Health and Accountable Care, authored by Brian D. Nichols, 3rd ed., contributing author (2/9/2015)
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      "Health Law Pulse" (1/28/2015)

      "IRS Publishes Final Regulations Regarding Section 501(r) Requirements For Charitable Hospitals" (1/21/2015)

      "US District Court Ruling a Victory for Home Care Providers, but Challenges Remain Under New FLSA Rules" (1/7/2015)

      "Practice-buying will slow in 2015—but some markets will keep booming," published in Part B News, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, quoted in an edition featuring 2015 predictions in the health care system (1/5/2015)

      "Action Required: Reporting Deadline for Physician Group Practice Is December 31, 2014" (12/23/2014)

      "Recent Case Law Extends Stark Law to Medicaid," published in Becker's Hospital Review, co-authored by Leslie J. Levinson and Nathaniel T. Arden (12/2/2014)

      "CMS Proposes Changes to the Medicare Shared Savings Program" (12/18/2014)

      "Art of the Deal: Getting Your Transaction Done," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, presented at the HCap (Healthcare Services and Capital) Conference in Washington, DC (11/19 - 11/21/2014)

      "Health Law Pulse" (11/21/14)

      "Health Law Pulse" (10/31/14)

      "Health Law Pulse" (10/23/2014)

      "Mount Sinai Seeks Dismissal of Groundbreaking False Claims Suit" (10/1/2014)

      "Robinson+Cole Welcomes New Health Lawyers" (9/30/2014)

      "Health Law Pulse" (9/29/2014)

      "Action Required for Covered Entities, Business Associates and Their Subcontractors" (8/27/2014)

      "What healthcare providers should know about reverse false claims," published in FierceHealthcare, authored by Leslie J. Levinson (8/12/2014)

      "Ins and Outs of Health Care Acquisition Financing," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator of webcast hosted by Irving Levin Associates, Inc. (8/2014)

      "2014 Rhode Island General Assembly Session Recap of Enacted Health Care Laws" (7/30/2014)

      "Health Law Pulse" (7/25/2014)

      "CT Health Law Legislative Update" (6/19/2014)

      "Governor Malloy Signs Bill Making Significant Health Law Changes" (6/4/2014)

      "Deadline Extended in Massachusetts for Submitting Public Comments on Proposed Provider Registration Organization Regulation" (4/9/2014)

      "Health Law Pulse" (3/24/2014)

      "OIG Work Plan for Fiscal Year 2014" (03/13/2014)

      "Health Law Pulse" (03/10/2014)

      "Deadline for Reporting HIPAA Breaches March 1, 2014" (02/28/2014)

      "HHS Releases Final Rule on Direct Patient Access to Test Results" (02/25/2014)

      "CMS Extends Attestation Deadline for Medicare EHR Incentive Program" (02/10/2014)

      "Court Nullifies Physician Practice Acquisition for Violation of Antitrust Law" (02/4/2014)

      "The ACA & Home Care: What's Next?" presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator of Home Care 100 Leadership & Strategy Conference, Boca Raton, Florida (2/2 - 2/4/2014)

      "Healthcare and Health Insurance Developments in 2013: The Year in Review and Forecasting Challenges and Opportunities Ahead," co-presented by Theodore J. Tucci and Jean E. Tomasco (1/29/2014)
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      "Reforming Health Systems through Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs): Ethical, Legal, and Policy Challenges," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, faculty member of intensive course on ethics and ACOs (1/17/2014)

      "Emergency Preparedness Rule Proposed for Health Care Providers" (01/15/2014)

      "Federal Agencies Extend EHR Donation Sunset Date" (12/27/2013)

      "CMS Releases Statement on Progress of EHR Incentive Programs" (12/13/2013)

      "OIG Report Outlines Concerns Regarding Use of Spinal Devices Provided by Physician-Owned Distributors" (12/11/2013)

      "The 2014 Health Care Reality: Washington Update," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator of HCap Conference 2013, Washington, DC (12/4 - 12/6/2013)

      "Developing an Accountable Care Organization; Participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program," presented at Connecticut Healthcare Financial Management Association Seminar, co-presented by Brian D. Nichols and Meaghan Mary Cooper (11/20/2013)

      "Threats to Tax-Exempt Status," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, speaker at Community Hospital 100 Executive Management Conference, Reynolds Plantation, Georgia (10/2013)

      "Compliance Date of HIPAA Omnibus Rule Approaching" (08/08/2013)

      "CT DSS Notifies Providers They Must Enroll in Medicaid to Serve Medicaid Beneficiaries" (08/01/2013)

      "OIG Issues Advisory Opinion Permitting Podiatrist-Owned Orthotics Business" (07/30/2013)

      "CT Health Law Legislative Update" (07/16/2013)

      "CT Health Law Legislative Update Supplement" (07/16/2013)

      "Health Law Pulse" (06/26/2013)

      "CMS Unveils Website and Call Center for Exchanges; CMS Releases Proposed Rule on Exchange Operation," authored by Leslie J. Levinson, co-author, published in Healthcare Update (6/2013)

      "OIG Releases Revised Provider Self-Disclosure Protocol" (05/07/2013)

      "OIG Releases Special Fraud Alert and EHR Donation Sunset Date" (04/12/2013)

      "Antitrust Lessons from Interplay of Hospitals, Doc Groups," published in Law360, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, coauthor (4/8/2013)

      "Home Health Care and Hospice, Buying, Selling, and Valuing," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator and panelist at the Health Care M&A Information Source Webinar (3/21/2013)

      "Health Care Providers, Be Prepared for Sequester Cuts," published in Law360, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, co-author (3/20/2013)

      "CMS Releases Final Sunshine Act Rule" (03/12/2013)

      "Implications of the Final HIPAA Omnibus Rule," co-presented by Brian D. Nichols, Meaghan Mary Cooper and Michael J. Kolosky, webinar (3/5/2013)

      "FTC Issues Favorable Advisory Opinion to Clinically Integrated PHO" (02/28/2013)

      "OIG Issues Advisory Opinions" (02/20/2013)

      "Controlling Health Care Spending While Engaging Patients and Improving Care," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator of session at The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Care, New York, New York (2/13/2013)

      "HIPAA Omnibus Rule Released" (02/13/2013)

      "CT AG Consolidates Antitrust and Health Care Fraud Units" (01/22/2013)

      "Best Practices for Getting Reimbursed: Navigating Private Insurer Requirements," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator of client seminar, Oak Brook, Iillinois (1/16/2013)

      "HHS-OCR Guidance for De-identifying PHI Under HIPAA" (12/18/2012)

      "The Regulatory Beat in Health Care Goes On," published in New York Law Journal, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, co-author (12/17/2012)

      "OIG: Per Diem Call Coverage Payment Not Subject to Sanctions" (12/06/2012)

      "OIG Workplan for Fiscal Year 2013" (10/30/2012)

      "CT DSS Issues Proposed Audit Regulations" (10/18/2012)

      "Service Line Co-Management Arrangements: Models & Practicalities," published in ABA Health eSource, authored by Pamela H. Del Negro (10/2012)

      "Health Law Pulse" (09/27/2012)

      "CT Health Law Special Legislative Session Update" (07/25/2012)

      "NLRB Finds Hospital's No-Access Policy for Off-Duty Employees Unlawful" (07/16/2012)

      "Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act," presented by Theodore J. Tucci (7/10/2012)
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      "New Regulations for Hospital Conditions of Participation" (07/09/2012)

      "Supreme Court Holds Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Constitutional" (06/29/2012)

      "CT Health Law Legislative Update" (06/11/2012)

      "Health Law Pulse" (06/01/2012)

      "Reimbursement cliff Is driving M&A activity," published in Healthcare Finance News, authored by Leslie J. Levinson (5/2012)

      "Due Diligence: IT and Legal Prep," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, speaker at Decision Health's Home Health M&A 2012 Conference, Chicago, Illinois (4/23 - 4/24/2012)

      "OSHA Focuses on Nursing and Residential Care Facilities" (04/23/2012)

      "CMS Issues Proposed Rule on Stage Two Meaningful Use" (03/13/2012)

      "Health Law Pulse" (03/01/2012)

      "M&A Forecast for Home and Hospice Care," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, Home Care 100 Executive Management Conference, Orlando, Florida (2/4 - 2/7/2012)

      "2012 Financial Market Forecast," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator at 2011 HCap Conference Understanding the Big Picture in Health Care, Washington, DC (12/7 - 12/9/2011)

      "Federal Agency Guidance on ACOs Released" (11/22/2011)

      "Accountable Care Organizations Final Regulations Released" (11/09/2011)

      "CMS releases 2012 Medicare physician fee schedule; physicians face 27.4 % cut," published in Lexology, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, co-author (11/7/2011)
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      "Health Law Pulse" (10/18/2011)

      "Homecare & Hospice M&A 2011 Midyear Outlook," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator and panelist at VCPI Conference, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (8/24/2011)

      "CT Health Law Legislative Update Part 2" (08/19/2011)

      "CMS to begin bundled payments," published in Lexology, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, co-author (7/25/2011)

      "Reviving a Widely Criticized Health Care Proposal," published in New York Law Journal, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, co-author (7/25/2011)

      "CT Health Law Legislative Update Part 1" (07/14/2011)

      "Health Law Pulse" (06/24/2011)

      "FTC and Texas Align to Challenge Physician Network for Price Fixing," published in Becker's Hospital Review, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, co-author (5/27/2011)

      "New Entities Will Coordinate Medicare Coverage," published in Connecticut Law Tribune, co-authored by Pamela H. Del Negro and Meaghan Mary Cooper (5/16/2011)

      "Guidance Released on Accountable Care Organizations Participating in the Medicare Shared Savings Program" (05/13/2011)

      "ACO Liability and Risk Management Issues: The Managed Care Perspective," co-presented by Jean E. Tomasco, Theodore J. Tucci and Michael J. Kolosky, webinar (5/2011)

      "Finally! Some Enlightenment on Accountable Care Organizations: Proposed Rules Issued," co-presented by Lisa M. Boyle and Kimberly E. Troland and Moses Vargas (4/27/2011 and 5/4/2011)

      "Legal and Strategic Considerations in Defending Medicaid Audits," at Connecticut Community Providers Association, co-presented by Theodore J. Tucci and Michael J. Kolosky (4/27/2011)

      "Federal Agencies Release Guidance on Accountable Care Organizations" (04/21/2011)

      "Health Law Pulse" (03/10/2011)

      "Capital Markets & Deal Flow Update," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, speaker at HCap Conference on Post Reform: Identifying Emerging Opportunities in Health Care, Washington, DC (12/6 - 12/8/2010)

      "Horizontal Merger Guidelines Revised" (10/19/2010)

      "Health Law 2010 Legislative Update" (07/15/2010)

      "New "Patient's Bill of Rights" Issued under Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act" (07/07/2010)

      "Health Care Reform Update" (04/12/2010)

      "President Obama Announces New Efforts to Crack Down on Fraud" (03/22/2010)

      "Think Tank: Ten Big Ideas for the Next Decade," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, speaker at Home Care 100 Executive Management Conference, Key Biscayne, Florida (2/14 - 2/16/2010)

      "Vermont Supreme Court Upholds Suspension of Physician's License Despite Due Process" (02/12/2010)

      "It's 2010: Do You Know Where Your D&O Policy Is?" published in SEC Trends & Developments, authored by Leslie J. Levinson (1/2010)

      "Ownership Successor Liability," published in Provider Magazine, authored by Leslie J. Levinson, co-author (1/2010)

      "Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) Program" (12/28/2009)

      "CMS Issues Memorandum on Compliance with EMTALA During a Potential H1N1 Emergency" (12/28/2009)

      "Massachusetts Court Interprets Mental Health Professional "Duty to Warn Statute"" (12/28/2009)

      "Private Equity Investing: It's a New Ballgame Now," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator and panelist at the HCap conference, Washington, DC (11/17/2009)

      "Enforcement of Red Flags Rule Has Been Delayed Again" (11/09/2009)

      "New Connecticut False Claims Act" (11/09/2009)

      "Health Law 2009 Legislative Update" (09/21/2009)

      "Interim Final Regulations Clarify HITECH's Breach of Health Information Notification Requirements" (09/03/2009)

      "Enforcement of Red Flags Rule Has Been Delayed" (07/30/2009)

      "HHS Issues Guidance on Technologies and Methodologies that Render Protected Health Information Secure" (07/29/2009)

      "Enforcement of Federal Trade Commission Red Flag Rules Delayed" (05/19/2009)

      "Health Care Entities that Extend Credit to Patients Must Implement Identity Theft Prevention Program" (04/27/2009)

      "Health Care Implications of Federal Stimulus Plan" (03/09/2009)

      "Financing Strategies in Turbulent Times," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, panelist at Home Care 100 Conference, San Diego, California (2/1/2009)

      "Asset Protection Techniques for Physicians," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, speaker at the New Jersey Society of CPAs (1/15/2009)

      "Financial Strategies," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, panelist at HCap Conference, Washington, DC (11/20/2008)

      "The Troubled Company," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, moderator and panelist at HCap Conference, Washington, DC (11/20/2008)

      "Red Flag Rules' Effective Date Has Been Delayed" (10/24/2008)

      "Health Law 2008 Legislative Update" (09/03/2008)

      "A Guide to Connecticut’s Certificate-of-Need Process," published in Connecticut Medicine Magazine, co-authored by Brian D. Nichols and Theodore J. Tucci (June/July 2008)

      "Health Law Pulse" (06/11/2008)

      "The Joint Commission Suspends the Implementation of Revised Standard MS 1.20" (06/11/2008)

      "Asset Protection Techniques," presented by Leslie J. Levinson, panelist at National CPA Health Care Advisors Association Conference, Atlanta, Georgia (5/8/2008)

      "CT Department of Public Health Adopts New Regulations for Reporting Adverse Events within Hospitals and Outpatient Surgical Facilities" (02/29/2008)

      "The Role of a Transactional Health Care Lawyer," published in The Metropolitan Corporate Counsel, authored by Leslie J. Levinson (1/2008)

      "Health Law Pulse" (11/06/2007)

      "Transactional Health Care: A Bird's Eye View," published in Inside the Minds: Structuring Health Care Partnerships, Agreements and M&A Transactions, authored by Leslie J. Levinson (2007)

      "Health Law Pulse" (08/09/2007)

      "Health Law Pulse" (06/27/2007)

      "Health Law Pulse" (04/19/2007)

      "Health Law Pulse" (03/26/2007)

      "Health Law Pulse" (02/15/2007)

      "Health Law Pulse" (11/27/2006)

      "Health Law Pulse" (07/31/2006)

      "Health Law Pulse" (06/20/2006)

      "Health Law Pulse" (05/24/2006)

      "e-News" (08/24/2005)

      "e-News" (06/10/2005)

      "e-News" (03/29/2005)

      "e-News" (11/22/2004)

      "e-News" (10/08/2004)

      "e-News" (09/20/2004)

      "e-News" (08/09/2004)

      "e-News" (04/06/2004)

      "e-News" (11/10/2003)

      "e-News" (09/25/2003)

      "Outsourcing Nonclinical Services in Health Care," published in Garden State Focus, authored by Leslie J. Levinson (6-7/2003)

      "Health Care Financing Transactions: Recent Developments," published in Health Law Journal, authored by Leslie J. Levinson (2001)

      "Confidentiality," at Mental Health and the Law, A Health Education Network program, presented by Meaghan Mary Cooper

      "Medical Records Law," at Lorman Education Services program, presented by Meaghan Mary Cooper (3/14/2013; 4/11/2012)

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