Ankura expert Mona Banerji will be a speaker on a Knowledge Group webinar entitled, “Foreign Direct Investment Review Procedures: EU and US Perspectives,” taking place on September 24, 2018 at 3pm ET.
The compliance landscape has dramatically changed over the past 15 years, but industry guidance on compliance “best practices” has changed little over the years to keep up with the times. Compliance in the digital age requires a fresh, systematic, digital-centered approach. On September 18, 2018 at 1pm ET, Ankura experts Waqas Shahid and Rosanne Giambalvo will teach participants how to systematically build modern, efficient, and agile compliance programs that address challenges presented by the digital age and also takes advantage of new tools and technology.
Ankura expert John Levitske will join Sperling & Slater, P.C. attorney Martin V. Sinclair for a presentation entitled: “Primer on ‘Thinking Before Doing’ (Civility, Professionalism & Process) for Expert Witnesses, from the Trial Lawyer’s Perspective.” The webinar takes place on September 12, 2018 and is hosted by the Forensic Expert Witness Association’s Virtual Academy, National Webinar Series.
In the August edition of the Healthcare Compliance Round-up series, Ankura experts Brian Annulis and Ryan Meade will present their insights on a variety of compliance updates, including: several recent privacy breaches; a Massachusetts bill related to privacy and credit monitoring; new guidance from FDA for EHR use in clinical trials; the July enforcement summary; selected False Claims Acts actions related to improper financial relationships, inappropriate admissions and upcoding, exclusions, unnecessary services, and kickbacks; proposed physician fee schedule; a new OIG advisory opinion; the July Patients over Paperwork newsletter; OIG work plan updates, and more.
On July 25, 2018 at 1:00pm ET, Ankura expert Randall H. Cook co-presented a Bloomberg Next/Kronos sponsored webinar entitled, “Compliance Matters: How New Laws Are Effecting Your Bottom Line.” Ankura’s Michael Garson hosted the Q&A session immediately following.
In the July edition of the Healthcare Compliance Round-up series, Ankura experts Brian D. Annulis and Ryan Meade presented their insights on a variety of compliance updates, including a recent privacy breach of research-related ePHI, new guidance from OCR, the June Enforcement summary, selected False Claims Acts actions resulting in millions in paybacks for unnecessary services, a hospital’s loss of Medicare certification, Stark Law comment request, CMS and DOJ news, two new OIG Advisory Opinions, June OIG Work Plan updates, and more.
Ankura expert Juli Saitz hosted a webinar entitled “Your Royalties: Understanding and Protecting for Maximum Value,” on June 28, 2018 at 2 pm EST. She discussed royalty calculations red flags, current news, and author concerns.
Ankura experts Randall H. Cook, Waqas Shahid, and Gerard F. McDonough participated in a Practicing Law Institute webinar entitled, “Conducting Compliance Risk Assessments and Benchmarking – A Systemic (and Price Effective) Approach.”
Ankura expert John Levitske moderated a Forensic Expert Witness Association’s webinar entitled “Trial as Drama and Theatre in the Courtroom: What Expert Witnesses Should Know, from the Trial Attorney’s Perspective.”
In the June edition of the Healthcare Compliance Round-up series, Ankura experts Brian Annulis and Ryan Meade presented their insights on a variety of compliance updates, including: several recent privacy and IT security breaches; the May enforcement summary; selected False Claims Acts actions; kickback schemes; a settlement for hiring an excluded individual; CMS and DOJ news; two new OIG advisory opinions; May OIG work plan updates, and more.