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Is Independent Practice For NP’s Coming to California?

A new bill introduced in California would allow nurse practitioners (NPs) to practice without the need for physician supervision. Many states have already passed laws granting NPs independent practice authority, but California, which has long been at the forefront of developing medical regulations, has thus far not followed suit. This may change with the proposed bill, […]

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The 2019 AmSpa Boot Camp Season Kicks Off In LA

AmSpa kicks off their 2019 training event calendar with their Los Angeles Medical Spa and Aesthetic Boot Camp on April 6th and 7th. This year, AmSpa will travel all over the country offering their two-day long intensive courses focused on training medical spa professionals in profitable, sustainable business practices while maintaining legal compliance. This year’s […]

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Houston Illegal MedSpa Activity – Another Botox Arrest.

In the latest crackdown on illegal MedSpa activity in Houston, another person was arrested and charged for the unlawful practice of medicine. On Wednesday, the owner of Paloma Clinic Spa in northwest Houston was arrested for offering illegal Botox injections to an undercover officer.  Police allege that the owner is not licensed to give Botox […]

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Two Fraud and Abuse Anti-Kickback Settlements Shine the Spotlight on Marketing and Medical Director Agreements.

Enforcement of fraud and abuse and anti-kickback continues throughout the country with Oklahoma now the center the attention where illegal kickback payments from OK Compounding, LLC were at the center of two recent civil settlements.  These civil settlements come on the heel of criminal grand jury indictments against 3 individuals (2 physicians) in December. In […]

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Renee Coover Named an Illinois Rising Star!

ByrdAdatto would like to congratulate Renee Coover on her selection as a 2019 Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine for her work in business and health care law!  This is the 5th year in a row Renee has been named a Rising Star! A former labor and employment litigator, Renee now devotes most of her […]

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MedSpa Slammed with Class Action Lawsuit for Violating TCPA

  Medspa Slammed with Class Action Lawsuit for Violating TCPA. Ever heard of TCPA? Most people haven’t. It stands for Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, and it’s the second most frequent federal lawsuit after employment law claims. Now, a MedSpa is on the receiving end. Simply put, it’s a cash cow for plaintiff’s attorneys. […]

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