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  • Hiring a Healthcare Fraud Lawyer Being convicted in a healthcare fraud case can spell doom for any medical professional or establishment. And there can be nothing more unfortunate than being accused of fraud. It still seriously jeopardizes the reputation of the entity. Knowing when to hire an attorney is important for clinics or individuals facing such accusations or charges. When...
  • How to Hire a Healthcare Fraud Attorney | Hiring a Lawyer Fort Lauderdale For a healthcare establishment or a professional, being accused of healthcare fraud can prove costly financially, legally, and in terms of reputation. Punishment for these charges includes significant fines, loss of license, and even jail time in certain cases. That is why hiring a lawyer is so important if facing these serious fraud charges. But...
  • Have You Been Arrested for DUI Miami? You May Be Able to Beat the Case Miami’s Back on Track DUI Diversion Program If you have been arrested in Miami for DUI, you may be eligible take advantage of Dade County’s Back on Track DUI Diversion Program. Upon completion of the Dade County Back on Track DUI Diversion Program, the DUI will be amended to Reckless Driving, a second degree misdemeanor. You...
  • Broward County Criminal Defense Mortgage Fraud Atty | Criminal Lawyer FBI statistics indicate that there were approximately 47,000 mortgage fraud reports in 2007, representing more than a 30% increase from 2006 and double the amount reported in 2000. Over the past decade mortgage fraud has resulted in more than $1 billion in losses. Government law enforcement officials from a variety of agencies have become very aggressive...
  • Medical Billing Fraud | Expert Witness Testimony | Healthcare Fraud Charges of medical billing fraud can lead to significant fines and possible imprisonment. In this type of case a variety of witnesses may be called upon who could be helpful in defending against these charges. However, it’s also possible that a witness would harm a defendant’s case.One type of witness that may be called upon...
  • When a Prescription Overdose is Fatal and You’re Charged with Manslaughter Approximately 100 people die from prescription overdoses every day in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). In some cases, the overdose will be traced back to negligence or ill deeds of the prescribing physician, who may subsequently face manslaughter charges. When Prescription Drug Use Turns Fatal Drug overdose...
  • CPT Codes | Medical Upcoding | Medicare Fraud Charges Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes are used in an assortment of paperwork pertaining to healthcare. They help determine costs for particular types of treatment or care, diagnoses, services provided and more. Confusion regarding CPT codes (which may consist of five numbers or four numbers and a letter at the end) can lead to mistakes that...
  • Convicted of DUI | Drunk Driving Consequences | DUI & Employment If convicted of DUI, the consequences can be significant. Not only is there the prospect of having to pay fines, perform community service, jail time and other punishments, but it may impact the driver’s job as well. Depending on the type of work, some may lose their job or it may negatively affect future employment....
  • DUI Checkpoints | DUI Arrest | Drunk Driving Charges Fort Lauderdale DUI checkpoints are areas specifically set up to catch drunk drivers. Unlike a typical traffic stop that arises out of knowledge or reasonable suspicion of a violation, law enforcement has the right to stop vehicles at a checkpoint in a particular sequence, in other words, stopping every other vehicle. There may be circumstances in which...
  • Important Decisions in Every Federal Criminal Case Anyone who is accused of a federal crime, regardless of whether they are an American citizen or not, has constitutional rights and needs to make important decisions.The following are the core decisions that need to be made that are critical to the outcome of the case: Everyone has the right to an attorney before any interrogation or at...
  • Fort Lauderdale DUI Convictions The penalty for a DUI varies according to the severity of the crime and other circumstances, such as the driver’s blood alcohol content (BAC) level and whether the driver was a repeat offender. Apart from paying a fine, having his or her license suspended, and/or having to go through a mandatory training program, for a...
  • Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” Laws are in the Limelight (Again) The George Zimmerman case has brought a resurgence of attention to “Stand Your Ground” (SYG) laws and how they can impact a criminal case. The law basically relieves individuals of having to retreat when attacked and allows them to defend themselves without fear of legal retaliation. Understanding Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” Law Florida Statute 776.013...