Recent News and Industry Developments

OIG Work Plan Monthly Update
ARE YOU AWARE OF THE RECENT UPDATES FROM VIRGINIA’S PRESCRIPTION MONITORING PROGRAM?
Advisories | News | ARE YOU AWARE OF THE RECENT UPDATES FROM VIRGINIA’S PRESCRIPTION MONITORING PROGRAM?

September 20, 2017 The Director of the Virginia Department of Health Professions is charged, pursuant to Va Code § 54.1-2520, with establishing, maintaining and administering Virginia’s Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP). … Read more »

New Laws And Regulations On The Prescribing Of Opioid And Buprenorphine
Advisories | New Laws And Regulations On The Prescribing Of Opioid And Buprenorphine

March 14, 2017 (original) April 17, 2017 (updated) May 3, 2017 (updated) June 26, 2017 (updated) August 30, 2017 (updated) On February 16, 2017, the Virginia Board of Medicine (“The… Read more »

Best Lawyers in America 2018
News | Best Lawyers in America 2018

Seven Hancock Daniel attorneys were honored with selection to the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in America. Best Lawyers is considered the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in… Read more »

2017 Annual Meeting and Exposition – Virginia Academy of Family Physicians
Events | 2017 Annual Meeting and Exposition – Virginia Academy of Family Physicians

Jerry Canaan will be presenting Legal and Regulatory Issues Related to Opioids and Other Board of Medicine Issues at the Virginia Academy of Family Physicians 2017 Annual Meeting and Exposition.… Read more »

D.C. Circuit Court Of Appeals Affirms DEA’s Authority To Hold Opioids Supplier Accountable For Suspicious Orders
Advisories | D.C. Circuit Court Of Appeals Affirms DEA’s Authority To Hold Opioids Supplier Accountable For Suspicious Orders

July 6, 2017 On June 30, 2017, the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals upheld DEA’s authority to take prescription drug suppliers to task for failing to proactively investigate, stop, and… Read more »

Virus Alert: Worldwide “PETYA” Ransomware Attack
Advisories | Virus Alert: Worldwide “PETYA” Ransomware Attack

June 29, 2017 On Tuesday, cyber criminals launched yet another ransomware attack targeting businesses and government agencies across the globe.  This virus, dubbed the “Petya,” “NotPetya,” “Petna,” or “Petrwrap” virus,… Read more »

Advisory: OIG Announces New Schedule for Updating Annual Work Plan
Advisories | Advisory: OIG Announces New Schedule for Updating Annual Work Plan

June 20, 2017 The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Inspector General (OIG) has announced that, effective June 15, 2017, it will provide monthly updates… Read more »

Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict
Verdicts | Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict

After a four-day jury trial, Neal Lewis and Brandy Balding obtained a defense verdict. Plaintiff alleged that he was misdiagnosed and received negligent treatment after a left biceps tendon rupture.… Read more »

Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict
Verdicts | Medical Malpractice Defense Verdict

After A Three-Day Trial, Tracie Dorfman And Benjamin Wengerd Obtained A Defense Verdict. On July 27, 2011, plaintiff presented to the defendant general dentist complaining of loose teeth. The defendant… Read more »

Hancock Daniel Complimentary Webinar: Health Care Reform Beyond the ACA
Events | Hancock Daniel Complimentary Webinar: Health Care Reform Beyond the ACA

Hancock Daniel is pleased to offer a complimentary webinar, “Health Care Reform Beyond the ACA,” featuring Ken Leonczyk from the Advisory Board. Ken is a senior director and international spokesperson… Read more »

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