10th Circ. Revives Suit Challenging Medicare Rule

Law360, New York (December 12, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A federal appeals court has concluded that two firms that offer consulting services for the settlement of workers’ compensation claims have standing to bring a suit against the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and one of its divisions, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit on Thursday reversed a lower court’s decision that plaintiffs Protocols LLC and law firm Sagrillo Hammond Dineen & Kastetter LLC lacked constitutional standing in their declaratory judgment case alleging that...
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