Comptroller Finds DOH Allowed Millions of Medicaid Dollars to be Mis-Spent

In a recent report released earlier this week, New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli said that audits performed by his office of the state Department of Health (“DOH”) showed that hundreds of millions of Medicaid dollars were inappropriately spent on costs that another federally funded health plan (Medicare or the Essential Plan) should have paid.

NLRB’s Decision Triggers Obligation to Once Again Review Your Employee Handbooks

The National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) has yet again issued new standards by which it will judge employers’ workplace rules (such as codes of conduct).  The NLRB’s new framework is relevant to companies because it limits their ability to discipline or terminate employees for, what the employer would ordinarily consider, infractions of reasonable workplace rules.  Here, we discuss what employers need to know.