OMAR MASON ELECTED JUDGE
December 9, 2018
Congratulations to Omar Mason, a Shareholder of Aaron & Gianna, PLC upon his election to Division E of the Civil District Court for the Parish of Orleans. Omar will fill the vacancy created by the death of Judge Clare Jupiter who died in May of 2018. Omar will serve the duration of Judge Jupiter’s unexpired term which ends at the end of 2020. In the primary election Omar led a field of four veteran attorneys with 42 % of the vote. In the runoff he incre…
Health Care Law
Our attorneys have engaged in complex commercial transactions, litigation, and regulatory matters involving hospitals, physicians and other health care facilities and providers. They have counseled health care professionals on complex laws and regulations governing health care business entities and guided them in structuring their investments and transactions. Our attorneys' regulatory experience has included: Medicare and Medicaid (fraud, abuse, audits, overpayments, and recoupments); Stark and Anti-kickback law compliance; HIPAA compliance; the Federal False Claims Act; the Louisiana Medical Assistance Program Integrity Law; the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; the Louisiana Unfair Trade Practices Act; healthcare provider licensure; administrative agency proceedings, peer review, and Louisiana health care regulations and legislation. Our attorneys' litigation experience includes the defense of class actions and other multi-party litigation alleging the failure to pay health care and other benefits; the defense and prosecution of malpractice actions against hospitals, physicians, nurses, dentists and other medical professionals and the representation of clients before federal trial and appellate courts on a variety of matters involving the False Claims Act.
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