Month: June 2020

Looking for an Exit?

Before the onset of COVID-19, there existed a seller’s market for businesses. Clean, profitable businesses were in short supply. An abundance of private equity and historically low interest rates drove multiples to levels this author had not previously seen in his 40-year legal career. Good businesses in even mundane sectors might sell for 10 times … Continued

U.S. District Court Holds Department of Health and Human Services’ Price Transparency Rule is Constitutional

In November 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, issued a Rule entitled Medicare and Medicaid Programs: CY 2020 Hospital Outpatient PPS Policy Changes and Payment Rates and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment System Policy Changes and Payment Rates. Price Transparency Requirements for Hospitals … Continued