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5 Tips for CPA Firms

As a CPA, we know you have a lot on your plate, juggling various clients’ needs. We want our CPA clients to be successful and have done a little research on some best practices to make sure your firm has a reputation of responsiveness. Interested? Keep reading for some of Read more…

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3 Workplace Investigation FAQ's and Answers

Workplace investigations can create a lot of stress and tension. To avoid that, make sure you conduct them properly and consult with an attorney whenever you are unsure of best practices. We’re addressing a few frequently asked questions about workplace investigations. Keep in mind, however, each investigation may be different Read more…

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Physicians Beware! Part 2: Unforeseen Consequences of Meeting with Medical Board Investigators

Back in 2012, Simas & Associates published a blog entitled Physicians Beware! Unforeseen Consequences of Meeting with Medical Board Investigators. Since that time, our legal team continues to attend numerous interviews with investigators from the Department of Consumer Affairs ("Department") on behalf of the Medical Board of California ("Board"). It is time Read more…

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Business Law

What You Should Know About Mediation

Mediation is a flexible, non-binding, confidential process in which a Neutral (mediator) facilitates settlement negotiations. The informal session typically begins with a presentation of each side's view of the dispute, either through counsel or the clients. The mediator, who may meet with the parties in joint and/or separate sessions, works Read more…

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Administrative Law

Collateral Consequence of Healthcare License Discipline – Medicare Exclusion

License discipline for professionals has significant collateral consequences. We have previously identified several of those consequences in prior blog entries – see, e.g.,  Top 5 Collateral Consequences of License Discipline.  A unique collateral consequence of license discipline in the healthcare realm is its impact on the practitioner in participating in government reimbursement Read more…

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