Login | Register
Home
Links
Law Links
Training
and
Presentations
Articles
Breaking News
Audio
and
Video
Media Mentions
Leadership and Community Involvement
Memberships
Products
Article
[Sign In to access]
Healthcare Case on Cutting Corners
Insurance Thoughtleaders
5/24/2016

Stamer To Moderate & Speak At 3/17 ABA Telemedicine- Fad or The Future of Healthcare Webinar
Stamer Chadwick Soefje PLLC
3/14/2016

Rising Risks of Medicare Audits.pdf
Insurance Thought Leadership.com
8/17/2015

The Hidden Traps In Same Sex Ruling
Insurance Thought Leadership.com
6/27/2015

Firms Now Must Clean Up Health Plans
Insurance Thought Leadership.com
6/26/2015

New Document - sllHealthcare Breaches_ How to Respond.pdf
Insurance Thought Leadership.com
4/7/2015

Important Guidance on ACA Health Plans _ Insurance Thought Leadership
Solutions Law Press
11/10/2014

EEOC Suit Against CVS Raises Concerns.doc
Insruance Thought Leadership
8/7/2014

EEOC Suit Against CVS Raises Concerns.pdf
Solutions Law Press
8/7/2014

Post-Windsor Same-Sex Participant Guidance May Require Mid-Year Plan Amendments
ERISA Wonk
5/24/2014

DOMA
Solutions Law Press
5/22/2014

Getting Businesses Ready for the Affordable Care Act Rollout
Texas CEO Magazine
5/16/2014

More Issues With Healthcare Privacy
Insurance Thought Leadership.com
3/11/2014

Use Care Before Using "Skinny Plan" Option As Code Section 4980H Tool
MyBenefitsLibrary.com
2014

10/1 Exchange Notice & Other New Notice Deadlines Shorten Deadlines For Employers To Finalize 2014 Health Plan Terms & Contracts
Solutions Law Press
8/22/2013

Deadline To Send ACA Summary of Benefits & Coverage (SBC) Adds Pressure For Employers To Finalize 2014 Plan Designs As Agencies Add MEC & MV Disclosures To SBC
Solutions Law Press
6/14/2013

20130404Texas CEO - General Counsel - SO 12
Solutions Law Press
4/4/2013

Getting Ready for ACA Reform -13 Steps to Take Now
Texas CEO Magazine
3/13/2013

Restated HIPAA Regulations Require Health Plans To Tighten Privacy Policies And Practices Insurance Thought Leadership
Solutions Law Press
1/27/2013

OCR Nails Hospice for $50 in First HIPAA Breach Settlement Involving Small Data Breach
Solutions Law Press, Inc.
1/9/2013

$1.25M Backpay Highlights Risks of Mismanaging Union Risks In Merger & Acquisition Deals
Solutions Law Press, Inc.
12/31/2012

Boston Furs Sued For $1M For Violations of Fair Labor Standards Act
Solutions Law Press, Inc.
11/30/2012

Benefit Plan Triage: 12 STEPS EVERY EMPLOYER WITH A HEALTH PLAN SHOULD DO NOW
CEO Magazine
10/26/2012

Brace For New Disability Discrimination Claims
Insurancxe Thought Leadership
10/11/2012

Current Challenges To Pre-Hire Screening Procedures
Insurance Thought Leadership
9/2012

Supreme Court Decision Means Heallth Plans Under Fire
Insurance Thought Leadership
8/2012

12 Steps Businesses Should Take Now To Manage Health Plan Risks
HR.Com
8/2012

Record $2.3 Million+ Backpay Order
Insurance Thought Leadership
7/16/2012

Risks Plan Sponsors and Fiduciaries Face When Employee BEnefit Responsibilities Are Mishandled
Insurance Thought Leadership
7/9/2012

ERISA Advisory Opinion Addresses If Connecticut Group Health Plan Plan Is “Government Plan”
Solutions Law Press, Inc.
5/4/2012

Arizona Physicians Group To Pay $100,000 To Settle HIPAA Charges
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
4/18/2012

Orthofix Medical Device Exec Awaits Sentencing After Pleading Guilty To Violating Anti-Kickback Law
Solutions Law Press
4/10/2012

BCBST Agrees To Pay $1.5 Million In 1st OCR Enforcement Action Prompted By HITECH Act Breach Report Article
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
3/13/2012

Arrest of Dallas Doctor, Office Manager & 5 Home Health Agency Owners Highlights Data Mining Power In Health Care Fraud Fight
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
2/29/2012

New IRS Worker Classification Settlement Program and its Risks
Dallas Bar Journal
1/2012

Record-Breaking Countrywide Settlement Shows Discrimination Compliance Extends Beyond HR
HRResource
12/2011

Employers Should Tighten Worker Classification Practices As Obama Administration Moves To Stamp Out Misclassification Abuses
HRResosurce
12/26/2011

Maxim Health Services Exec Becomes 9th Former Employee Sentenced For Involvement In Medicare False Claims Scheme
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
11/27/2011

Maxim Health Services Exec Becomes 9th Former Employee Convicted For False Claims Act Role
Focus
11/27/2011

New Rule Offers Plans & Their Advisors New Options For Providing Investment Advice To 401(k) & Other Individual Account Plan Participants & Beneficiaries
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
11/25/2011

Medical Identity Theft/Fraud Convictions Show Health Care Providers, Plans & Other Businesses Must Safeguard Health & Other Information, Guard Against Fraud Schemes
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
11/23/2011

Mental Health Parity Requirements Guidance On Health Plan Mental Health & Substance Abuse Copays, Utilization Management Limits Released
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
11/17/2011

$20+ Million Settlement Shows Business Risk of Violating Military Service Member Or Veteran’s Federal Credit, Other Rights
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
11/14/2011

OCR 1st HIPAA Privacy, Security & Breach Notification Compliance Audits Begin
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
11/8/2011

Houston Doctor Gets 135 Month Health Care Fraud Sentence
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
11/4/2011

Guidance For 2012 Branded Prescription Drug Fee Filings Released
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
11/4/2011

OCR Settlements Show Health Care & DisablHealth Care &Housing Providers Face Growing Disability Discrimination Risks
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
10/19/2011

HHS Projects Medicare Advantage Enrollment Will Rise As Premiums Decline In 2012; Plans Face Increased Regulation & Enforcement
Solutions Law Press
9/25/2011

HHS Credits Health Reform For Getting Health Coverage For Added 1 Million Young Adults
Solutions Law Press
9/22/2011

4th Circuit Rejects Two Challenges To Affordable Care Act Constitutionality

9/8/2011

Medicare Fraud Strike Force Charges Against 91 Individuals For Falsely Billing $295 Million Latest Reminder Of Industry-Wide Enforcement Risk
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
9/7/2011

New IRS Voluntary Worker Classification Settlement Program Signals Growing Worker Misclassification Audit & Enforcement Emphasis
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
8/21/2011

Pharmas Face New Pressure To Put Patients Before Profits After GlaxoSmithKline Record $3 Billion Health Care Fraud & FDCA Settlement
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
8/11/2011

Affordable Care Act To Require Health Plans Cover Contraception & Other Women’s Health Procedures Beginning In 2012
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer PC
8/2/2011

Labor Department 2011 Stats Show Employer Health Coverage & Other Benefit Statistics
Solutions Law Press
7/29/2011

Stamer Speaks 9/14 On Coping With Health Care Reform: What’s New, What Lies Ahead & What To Do
Solutions Law Press
7/29/2011

Conviction Highlights Risks of Misleading Investors
Focus
7/20/2011

UCLA Health Systems Payment of $865,500 To Settle HIPAA Charges Shows Rising HIPAA Risk
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
7/7/2011

DOL considers easing rules for electronic benefit communications
Employee Benefit News Legal Alert
4/22/2011

Improving the Effectiveness of Compliance & Risk Management By Getting HR On The Compliance Team
Solutions Law Press
4/11/2011

IRS Establishes Safe Harbor Election for Allocating Success-Based Fees Paid On Certain Business Transactions
Solutions Law Press, Inc.
4/10/2011

Plan Sponsors. Their Owners & Management & Others Risk Personal Liability If Others Defraud Plans or Mismanage Employee Benefit Plan Responsibilities
Solutions Law Press, Inc.
4/5/2011

Time to Tighten Health Plan Claims and Appeals Practices
Benefits Magazine
4/2011

Agencies Clarify Affordable Care Act Grandfathered Health Plan Rules,
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
4/1/2011

Restricting Employee Communications
thehumanresource
4/2011

EEOC Finalizes Updates To Disability Regulations In Response to ADA Amendments Act
Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, PC
3/24/2011

NLRB Settlement Shows Care Necessary When Using Social Networking & Other Policies Restricting Employee Communications
HR Resource
3/1/2011

Safeguarding Yourself From Liability For Another’s Employee Benefit Plan Embezzlement Or Other Misconduct
Solutions Law Press, Inc.
2/25/2011

DOL Wage & Hour Settlements Highlight Rising Wage & Hour Enforcement Risks
HR Resource
1/25/2011

Revised Joint Commission Medical Staff Bylaw Standard Requires New
SLP Healthcare Update
3/25/2010

Legal Alert: Tough times are no excuse for ERISA shortcuts
Employee Benefit News
2/5/2010

Department Of Labor Announces Plans To Expand Employee Benefits, Wage & Hour, OSHA & Other Reporting & Disclosure Requirements & To Implement Other New Employee Benefit Regula
ABA RPTE E-Report
12/2009

Mishandling Employee Benefit Obligations Creates Liabilities For Distressed Businesses & Their Business Leaders
ABA RPTE E-Report
12/2009

Employee Benefit Plan Sponsors & Fiduciaries Urged To Review Bonding, Credentials of Staff & Service Providers Under ERISA
ABA RPTE E-Report
12/2009

Employers Must Exercise Caution To Management Employment Liabilities When Acting To Manage H1N1 or Other Contagious Disease Risks
Solutions Law Press
11/30/2009

Employers Should Act Proactively To Minimize Legal Hangover Risks Following Holiday Season Cele
Solutions Law Press
11/30/2009

Proposed Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Bill Would Obligate Chemical Facilities To New Background Check, HR & Other Safety & Security Safeguards
Solutions Law Press
11/13/2009

Legal Alert: Appeals court says ADA Amendments Act is not retroactive
Employee Benefit News

Strengthen Investigation & Employment Practices to Minimize Potential Exposure to Retaliation Claims in Light of Recent Supreme Court Retaliation Decision
Solutions Law Press
7/21/2009

53 Doctors, Health Care Executives & Beneficiaries Indicted in Alleged $50M False Billing Ring
SLP Healthcare Update
6/24/2009

102 House Members Back New Bill To Mandate Employers Give 56 Hours Paid Leave Per Year
Solutions Law Press
6/8/2009

Legislation To Exempt Health Benefits For Domestic Partners and Other Beneficiaries Introduced In House & Senate
Solutions Law Press
6/3/2009

Legal Alert: Group health plans will face challenges with GINA
Employee Benefit News Legal Alert
5/8/2009

Support expands for never events policies
Managed Healthcare Executive
9/1/2008

Supreme Court Ruling Provides Guidance For Improving Defensibility of ERISA Claims Decision
The Human Resource Magazine
8/2008

Supreme Court's June 19 Decision About The Standard Of Review Applicable To ERISA Cases
ABA Health eSource
7/2008

Supreme Court: ERISA Participants Can Sue Fiduciaries For Individual Damages
HR Resource
6/2008

EBSA Issues- Guidance on Health Plan Wellness & Disease Management Practices Subject to HIPAA Nondiscrimination Rules
HR Resource
6/2008

New Law Increases Penalties For Violations of FLSA, Child Labor, Minimum Wage & Overtime
HR Resource
6/2008

Quest Diagnostics Inc. to Pay $688,000 in Overtime Back Wages After Misclassifying Systems Employees as Exempt Under FLSA
HR Resource
6/2008

Supreme Court Provides Guidance About When Conflict of Interest Justifies Closer Scrutiny of Employee Benefit Plan Claims Decisions
HR Resource
6/2008

Quest Diagnostics Inc. to Pay $688,000 in Overtime Back Wages After Misclassifying Systems Employees as Exempt Under FLSA - 2
Goldin Peiser & Peiser LLP
6/2008

Employers, Health Plans & Insurers Face Significant New Nondiscrimination & Other Rules
HR Resource
6/2008

Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 (GINA) , ABA Health eSource June 2008 Volume 4 Number 10
ABA Health eSource
6/2008

Office of Inspector General Loosens Conditions for Heath Care
MD News
6/2008

New Revisions to FMLA
Dallas HR
4/2008

Supreme Court Rules Participants & Beneficiaries Can Sue Fiduciaries Under ERISA Section 502(a) To Recover 401(k) & Other Defined Contribution Account Losses
ABA Real Property Trust & Estate eReport
4/2008

IRS and Department of Labor Issue Automatic Enrollment and Investment Guidance
ABA Real Property Trust & Estate eReport
12/2007

Executives and Others Face Tough Tax Liability Unless Deferred Compensation Arrangements Are Timely Updated For New Internal Revenue Code Section 409A Compliance, RPTE eReport
Solutions Law Press
12/2007

Executives and Others Face Tough Tax Liability Unless Deferred Compensation Arrangements Are Timely Updated For New Internal Revenue Code Section 409A Compliance
ABA Real Property Trust & Estate eReport
12/2007

Agencies Release 2007 Form 5500 Annual Report
ABA Real Property Trust & Estate eReport
12/2007

Telemedicine, E-Prescribing & Electronic Health Records: Opportunities and Exposures
Solutions Law Press
10/2007

2007 Health Plan Update
Solutions Law Press
5/2007

Keeping Lists in Line with the Law
Western Association News
4/2007

Establishing a Data-Protection Policy
Western Association News
3/2007

2007 Health Plan Update: Selected Issues Affecting ERISA-Covered Health Plan Design & Administration
Solutions Law Press
1/2007

Enron litigation has implications for plan sponsors and management
401K Advisor
12/2006

Medical Privacy - Erisa Litigation - Chapter 35
Erisa Litigation
8/2006

Helping Patients Build Their Patient Empowerment Toolkits
ABA Real Property, Trusts & Estates Spring 2008
5/2006

Helping Patients Build Their Patient Empowerment Toolkits ABA RPTE Meeting May 2006
ABA Real Property, Trusts & Estates Spring 2008
5/2006

Claims Processing Under the New World Order
Solutions Law Press
2006

Selected Federal Mandates Affecting Design And Administration Of ERISA-Covered Health Plans
Solutions Law Press
9/2005

Protecting & Using Patient Data In Disease Management Opportunities, Liabilities And Prescriptions
Solutions Law Press
8/2005

Recent Rule Changes Likely Require Updates To Health & Cafeteria Plan Documents, Administration Form
ABA Health eSource
8/2005

Legal Requirements Affecting Health Plan Design Strategies
Solutions Law Press
6/2005

Cybercrime and Identity Theft: Health Information Security Beyond HIPAA Reprint
ABA Health eSource
5/2005

Personal Identity Management
MD News
5/2005

Changing Regulations WIll Ease Way For E-Prescriptions
MD News
3/2005

Determining and Regulating Quality Post-Davila
ABA
2/23/2005

Privacy and Securities Standards - A Brief Nutshell
BNA Journal of Tax Management & Compensation
2/2005

Paying Staff on Salaried Rather Than Hourly
MD News
2005

No Money, No Mission
MD News
12/2004

HIPAA Health Plan Presentation
Solutions Law Press
10/2004

IRS plans to put tax_exempt organizations under the microscope
Houston Business Journal
9/2004

What To Do When Facing Peer Review
MD News
7/2004

Third Party Administrator (TPA) Contracting Principles and Strategies
Solutions Law Press
5/2004

Employers face new health plan privacy rules required by HIPAA
Houston Business Journal
2/2004

Making Health Planning for Age and Illness Easier
Solutions Law Press
2/2004

Clean Claims Equals Prompt Payments
MD News
9/2003

HIPAA Privacy Treatment Exception
MD News
7/2003

Healthcare Liability When Treating an Unborn Fetus
MD News
6/2003

Federal Legal Safeguards for Womens Health Coverage Expanding
MD News
5/2003

Alternative Medicine Therapies
MD News
4/2003

Health costs are out of control
Dallas Business Journal
3/2003

New Law Allows Qualifying Entities to Request Extension of Time To Comply With HIPAA Standards For Electronic Transactions
Solutions Law Press
2002

Patient bills could add to self-insurers’ liability
Business Insurance
7/1999

Be a part of health care reform debate
Dallas Business Journal
4/1999

Bankruptcy and Employee Benefit Issues
Solutions Law Press
1999

Introduction to Bankruptcy A Basic Overview
Solutions Law Press
1999

Avoiding The Liability Noose Between Human Resources and ERISA
Solutions Law Press
1999

Leased Employees and other Contingent Workforce Issues
Solutions Law Press
1999

Selected Highlights About HIPAA As Applied To Issues Commonly Affecting Attorneys Representing Clients In Connection With Litigation
Solutions Law Press
1999

Fiduciary Responsibility In A Nutshell
Solutions Law Press
1999

Workplace Privacy Issues
Solutions Law Press
1999

What To Do When An Employee's Private Life Becomes Your Business
Solutions Law Press
1999

Update on Selected Legislative and Regulatory Developments Affecting Texas Physicians and Physician Organizations
Solutions Law Press
1999

The Medical Coverage Continuation Requirements of The Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1985 As Interpreted Under The Final Treasury Regs
Solutions Law Press
1999

The Latest Bzz About Business Assoicate Agreements Under the Health Insurance Portability And Accountability Act (HIPAA)
Solutions Law Press
1999

Selected Thoughts About Drafting, Negotiating & Enforcing Executive Employee Agreements
Solutions Law Press
1999

Selected Ethical Issues Affecting Corporate Counsel Involved in Employee Benefit Matters
Solutions Law Press
1999

Pharmacy Moving Forward Toward Credentialing
Solutions Law Press
1999

Managed Care Law Update Selected Developments
Solutions Law Press
1999

Business Formation & Choice of Entity-An Overview of Basic Principles
Solutions Law Press
1999

Selected Issues Regarding Health and Welfare Plans for Texas Governmental Employers
Solutions Law Press
1999

Compliance Programs As Tools For Avoiding Liability and Improving Business Effectiveness
Solutions Law Press
1999

Contract Negotiations- Basic of Executive Employment Agreements
Solutions Law Press
1999

Dealing With Financially Distressed Healthcare Organizations
Solutions Law Press
1999

Design Issues Affecting Managed Care Organizations and Employer-Sponsored Health Plans
Solutions Law Press
1999

Employee Benefit Communications
Solutions Law Press
1999

Employee Benefits and Other Human Resources Issues Affecting Health Care Transactions
Solutions Law Press
1999

Fiduciary Hotspots for Health Plans
Solutions Law Press
1999

Getting Ready For Health Plan Renewals
Solutions Law Press
1999

Health Plan Update - HIghlights of HIPAA, Claims & SPD Regulations
Solutions Law Press
1999

Structuring Health Care Provider Organizations
Solutions Law Press
9/1997

Emerging Benefit And Health Issues
Solutions Law Press
2/1997

Privacy & Security Standards: A Brief Nutshell
Bureau of National Affairs Tax Management & Compensation Journal
2/4/1995

health and Welfare Plans And The Americans With Disabilities Act
Solutions Law Press
2/1993

ERISA Preemptions Use To Cut Workers Compensation Costs
Benefits Law Journal
6/1992

Overview of the Americans With Disabilities Act for Healthcare Institutions
Solutions Law Press
1992

HEAT Initiative Snares Health Fraud Related Guilty Pleas of Physical Therapist, Money Launderer and Patient Recruiter In Detroit
Solutions Law Press
12/30/1991

©2017 Cynthia Marcotte Stamer, P.C. Terms of Use/Disclaimer Search Contact Us