Doctors Blast NY Hospital's Dismissal Bid In Tax Dispute

Law360, New York (December 9, 2013, 1:30 PM ET) -- A group of doctors who previously worked at the Weill Cornell Residency Program pushed back Friday against a hospital's bid to toss their class action, saying administrators should not be able to escape a decade-old fraud that robbed the doctors of millions in Federal Insurance Contributions Act, or FICA, tax refunds.

The group of doctors claim that New York Presbyterian Hospital was disingenuous when arguing the class action was filed after the FICA tax refund claim period expired, saying that the hospital should be responsible for...
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Case Information

Case Title

Simon et al v. New York and Presbyterian Hospital

Case Number



New York Southern

Nature of Suit

P.I.: Other


Lorna G. Schofield

Date Filed

August 21, 2013

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