Author: Davis S. Greenberg
Release Date: 2015-05-07
PLI s Health Care Litigation and Risk Management Answer Book 2015 covers government regulation, including the False Claims Act, the Stark law, the Anti-Kickback Statute, and EMTALA, as well as major areas of private litigation risk, such as employment litigation and insurer/provider disputes. The book also provides discussion of compliance strategies to avoid investigations, fines, and litigation, and litigation strategies should the need arise."
Author: Geoffrey C. Hazard
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Release Date: 2014-12
Genre: Business & Economics
The Law of Lawyering shows how to approach concrete problems that arise in everyday practice while staying within the letter and spirit of the ABA Model Rules of Professional Conduct. It provides the full text of each Model Rule provision in sequence, followed by the authors' guidance and commentary, which put the rule into context, help identify its key features, and show its relation to other Rules and the ALI's Restatement of the Law Governing Lawyers. Clear, realistic examples demonstrate how each Rule applies in practice. Substantially revised in this two-volume Fourth Edition to reflect the recent revisions of to the Model Rules of Professional Conduct, this essential book reflects the latest developments in the law governing lawyer conduct, not only lawyer discipline, but also legal malpractice, suits for breach of fiduciary duty, fee-dispute litigation and fee forfeiture, and disqualification of counsel for conflict of interest.
Author: Roberta Carroll
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
Release Date: 2009-04-27
Risk Management Handbook for Health Care Organizations, Student Edition is a complete introductory textbook on risk management in health care, incorporating all the basic elements of risk management as it relates to health care finance, quality, management, law, and regulatory compliance. In 24 concise chapters, this comprehensive introduction provides a perfect overview to prepare students, or working professionals in health care or law, enter the field of health care risk management and patient safety. Readers will be provided an understanding of general risk management techniques; standards of health care risk management administration; federal, state and local laws; and methods for integrating patient safety and enterprise risk management into a comprehensive risk management program. Each chapter will have key points, standardized introduction, list of key terms, and discussion questions. A separate downloadable instructors? manual will have additional support tools for the instructor. Chapter topics include: Enterprise Risk Management in Health Care ? The Basics Health Care Legal Concepts Governance of the Health Care Organization Development of a Risk Management Program The Health Care Risk Management Professional Risk Management Metrics Ethics in Patient Care Interpersonal Communication Skills: The Ultimate Loss Control Technique Physician and Allied Health Professionals Credentialing Documentation and the Medical Record Basic Claims Administration A Contract Review Primer for Risk Management Information Technologies and Risk Management Health Information Management Introduction to Risk Financing Insurance: Basic Principles and Coverages Organizational Staffing Emergency Management Occupational Safety , Health ad Environmental Impairment: A Brief Overview Early Warning Systems for the Identification Organizational Patient Safety and the Risk Management Professional Risk Management?s Role in Performance Improvement The Risk management Professional and Medication Safety
Author: Andrew L. Bab
Release Date: 2017-11-07
M&A activity in the health care industry is at its highest level since the 1980s. Organized into four parts, this guide includes practical advice on how to address the various industry-specific issues arising in health care acquisitions.
Author: Terry Budd
Release Date: 2017-07-05
Expert Witness Answer Book walks you through every aspect of this key area of litigation, providing, in a direct Q&A format, guidance on applying the legal framework set out by the Daubert trilogy and subsequent rulings; qualifying, as well as disqualifying, a witness as an expert on a particular topic; and conducting the pretrial activities involving experts, including designation, disclosure, discovery and depositions. Expert Witness Answer Book includes practice-specific chapters on issues confronted by experts in cases involving: products liability, toxic torts, trademarks, patents, copyrights, defamation, employment, and fire, as well criminal matters. It includes dedicated chapters on the role of expert testimony in calculating personal injury and commercial damages, and business and property valuation. Written by contributors with many years of trial experience, each chapter includes practical tips on what works in court and what doesn't. Expert Witness Answer Book is a one-volume softcover publication that trial attorneys can easily take with them into court or a deposition for on-the-spot answers to questions that arise during proceedings.
Author: Linda O. Smiddy
Publisher: Practising Law Institute
Release Date: 1999
Understand how corporate attorneys think, solve problems, and tackle the daily issues of representing a corporation! You'll quickly gain valuable insight into the day-to-day representation of the corporation, its directors and managers with this invaluable introduction to the major areas of corporate law and practice. Fully up-to-date, including 1998 revision of the Revised Model Business Corporation Act. Corporate Law & Practice provides: An introduction to the major areas of corporate law and practice, including choosing the corporate form and pre-incorporation transactions, incorporation, capitalization, organization, directors' and shareholders' duties, control distribution, mergers and acquisitions, dividends, securities, financial statements, and much more An explanation of the role of corporate lawyers with advice on day-to-day representation of the corporation, its directors and managers
Author: John M. Cunningham
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Release Date: 2016-06-15
This essential resource enables you to negotiate, draft, and fine-tune LLC operating agreements for all basic types of LLCsand—in every U.S. jurisdiction! It delivers exclusive guidance on all 10 stages of the LLC formation process, and comes with a CD-ROM packed full of valuable material, including complete agreements, forms, and clauses all ready for immediate use. Newly expanded to two volumes, theand Fourthand Edition of Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements is the only limited liability company formbook and practice manual that addresses the entire process of planning, negotiating and drafting LLC operating agreements, and handling LLC formations. Providing hands-on guidance directly from John M. Cunningham, one of the acknowledged leaders in the field, Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourthand Edition, ensures that youand’re prepared to handle all legal and tax aspects of the LLC formation process for member-managed, manager-managed, single-member, and multi-member LLCs, including: Fiduciary issues and other critical business organization law issues facing the managers of multi-member LLCs Multi-member LLC partnership tax issues The unique legal and tax issues confronting owners of single-member LLCs Hidden issues in drafting articles of organization The complex issues of legal ethics when representing two or more clients in forming multi-member LLCs Only Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourthand Edition fully covers: The 10 main stages of the LLC formation process, providing detailed, practice-oriented comments on each and“Red flagsand” spotlighting common pitfalls and risks in LLC formation Key federal tax materials, including the and“Check-the-Box Regulationsand” and the IRSand’s guidelines on the application of the Self-Employment Tax to LLC members The current text of the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act And Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourthand Edition includes: All of the general-purpose model operating agreements you are likely to need to form both single-member and multi-member LLCs, designed for use in all 50 states and accompanied by line-by-line instructions Guidance through the entire, complex maze of legal, tax, and drafting issues An all-new section on protecting clientsand’ assets through LLCs Valuable exhibits, including a master table and various subsidiary tables of the Delaware Limited Liability Company Act provisions relevant to LLC formations Plus! Every clause, form, and complete agreement is on CD-ROMand—to speed the formation process and help save you time. To assist in your LLC formation practice, youand’ll also find a comprehensive survey of the rapidly expanding body of federal and state LLC case lawand—complete with clear summaries of the cases and indexes by both state and subject matter. Newly updated and expanded, Drafting Limited Liability Company Operating Agreements, Fourthand Edition, delivers all the forms, agreements and expert guidance every LLC practitioner should have on hand. and
Designed to provide you with a comprehensive understanding of how private equity funds work and how they are regulated, this title helps you understand the different kinds of funds, including PIPEs, SPACs, mezzanine funds and credit opportunity funds.
Author: William C. Hillman
Publisher: Practising Law Inst
Release Date: 2014-07-07
"Bankruptcy deskbook is a concise treatise designed as a primary source of bankruptcy information for the practitioner who is not a specialist in the field. It is a reference guide oriented to practitioners who wish to represent consumer debtors and businesses in financial distress; attorneys who are consulted by creditors who have been notified of a bankruptcy filing; as well as practitioners engaged to defend clients who have been sued by a trustee or debtor in possession"--Preface.