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Tag Archives: Regulation

SCOTUS Hears Arguments in Federal Preemption Case

Posted in Appeals
The Supreme Court of the United States heard arguments yesterday in Wyeth v. Levine, No. 06-1249, which again presents the issue of federal preemption, this time in the context of state law claims resulting from allegedly defective pharmaceutical packaging.  Wyeth has generated an enormous amount of discussion and analysis.  Here is Continue Reading

WV Health Care Authority Dissolves Stay of Carlyle-Manor Care Buyout, But May Still Deny Approval

Posted in Health Care Costs
    The West Virginia Health Care Authority last week dissolved the stay it had issued pending reconsideration of the certificate of need for The Carlyle Group’s buyout of HCR Manor Care’s nursing homes in West Virginia, but denied Manor Care’s request to affirm the CON immediately.  Here is the WVHCA’s Continue Reading