INJUNCTION AGAINST CITY AFFIRMED
May 17, 2019
On May 8, 2019 in a 32 page opinion in case number 2018-CA-0726 a three judge panel of the Louisiana Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal consisting of Judges Roland L. Belsome, Joy Cossich Lobrano and Tiffany G. Chase affirmed the August 1, 2018 decision of Civil District Court Judge Piper Griffin which had enjoined the City of New Orleans from unlawfully diverting ad valorem tax proceeds due and owing to the Downtown Development District of the City of New Orleans (DDD)…
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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