O&A Attorneys to Speak at the 2011 AAB Annual Meeting

Jeffrey J. Sherrin, Kurt E. Bratten and Charles C. Dunham, IV, will be speaking at the American Association of Bioanalysts‘ 2011 Annual Meeting and Educational Conference. The AAB’s Annual Meeting and Educational Conference is being held in Austin, Texas and runs from May 12 – 14, 2011.

On May 12th, Kurt E. Bratten will be presenting on legal considerations relating to the use of social networking. Later that afternoon, Jeffrey J. Sherrin, Kurt E. Bratten and Charles C. Dunham, IV will speak as panelists on various legal issues currently affecting the laboratory industry, including EHR systems, whistleblower lawsuits, fraud and abuse considerations, billing issues and government investigations. On May 14th, Jeffrey J. Sherrin will speak about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 (a/k/a “ObamaCare”), including the effect and constitutionality of this recent legislation.

The current schedule of events for the AAB’s 2011 Annual Meeting is available here.

This post was contributed by Kurt Bratten.


Kurt Bratten

About Kurt Bratten

Kurt Bratten is Partner in our Health Law Department. His practice includes a wide range of civil litigation, transactional work and compliance and other advisory services. Kurt’s primary focus is counseling health care providers regarding compliance and transactional matters including managed care contracting, HIPAA and other confidentiality rules, anti-kickback and self-referral requirements, and other provider group-specific state and federal regulations.