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Litigation and Enforcement Highlights: January 2018

Beginning in the New Year, the Source will compile monthly litigation and enforcement highlights to keep our readers updated on developments in the area of healthcare mergers and acquisitions, antitrust actions, as well as other healthcare price and competition cases. This month, we discuss FTC’s

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How the 2017 Tax Reform Act May Impact Healthcare Costs and Spending

The 2017 Tax Reform Act, formerly known as H.R.1 the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, was signed into law by President Trump on December 22, 2017. This politically charged bill first passed the Senate by a strict party line vote of 5

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The Source Roundup - January 2018 Edition

Happy New Year! In this Roundup, we cover four articles from November and December 2017. The topics include 1) the rising cost of emergency care, 2) promoting price transparency through contract law, 3) the move towards value-based payment systems, and 4) government regulation to control prescriptio

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Crossing the Political Divide: Senate HELP Committee Hearings on Drug Prices

 

On December 12, 2017, the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) held a bipartisan Continue Reading

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California Legislative Beat: Four Chaptered Senate Bills That Relate to Healthcare Pricing and Competition

 

With 2,913 resolutions and bills passed and signed by the Governor this year, the California Legislature has been busy. Last month, we reviewed four chaptered Continue Reading

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Private Antitrust Litigation in Healthcare Summit

 

The Source recently hosted an event on private antitrust litigation in healthcare at our home of UC Hastings College of the Law. The event brought together litigators, economists, and academics for an afternoon of lively discussion to share the challenges of and tips for litigating in this

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