Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Our colleagues at Epstein Becker Green have issued a client alert: “CMS Issues Final Regulations on Federal ‘Sunshine’ Law for Manufacturers and GPOs,” by Amy K. Dow, Wendy C. Goldstein, Kim Tyrrell-Knott, Sarah K. diFrancesca, David C. Gibbons, Daniel G. Gottlieb, and Natasha F. Thoren.

Following is an excerpt:

On February 1, 2013,

by Joan A. Disler, Michelle Capezza, and Gretchen Harders

Now that the Supreme Court of the United States has upheld essentially all of the provisions of the Obama administration’s Affordable Care Act (“ACA”), employers are faced with looming deadlines to bring their group health plans into compliance with the ACA’s numerous new requirements.

by Shawn M. Gilman and Julia E. Loyd

On February 14, 2012, a final rule implementing Section 2715 of the Public Health Service Act, as added by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, regarding the requirements for group health plans and health insurance issuers to provide a summary of benefits and coverage (“SBC”) to