An Example of How a Jury is used to Protect Medicare’s Interest

Alexander v. Laborde,et. al., Court of Appeal of Louisiana, Third Circuit. (2012) Many times we are asked about protecting Medicare’s interest in a trial setting.  The defendant is usually concerned about exposure after being required to pay over a lump sum to the...

Legitimizing an MSA – A Need for More Guidance

How does one determine exactly the amount that should be allocated for future medicals so that the risk of triggering Medicare recovery is minimized? And what kind of proof do you need?  Because CMS has stated that nothing will limit its recovery other than a court...