Fed general counsel Scott Alvarez told U.S. District Judge Richard Leon that the board would not put in place an interim rule to lower fees and stop what Leon believes are illegal charges by banks and credit card companies while the appeal is ongoing.
Updated: August 21, 2013, - 09:06 PM
“Pioneer’’ health systems in a federal pilot program made progress in improving medical care, but most were unable to cut costs.
Updated: August 15, 2013, - 04:50 PM
Federal judge ruled two weeks ago that transaction charges had abused Congress’ intentions.
Updated: August 14, 2013, - 09:27 PM
A Minneapolis judge’s decision does allow those who sued to re-file their cases with more specific allegations of fraud that involves promotion of non-approved uses of Infuse by Medtronic.
Updated: August 07, 2013, - 09:08 PM
Companies now must battle for relief via legislation in Congress — or perhaps even lawsuits.
Updated: August 04, 2013, - 09:04 PM
Retailers, convenience stores, food sellers and gas stations had sued over the Federal Reserve rule on credit and debit card...
Updated: July 31, 2013, - 09:16 PM
New federal law will expose ties to medical device, drug companies.
Updated: July 28, 2013, - 11:53 AM
Policies may trump U.S. patents to get drugs and devices to the poor.
Updated: July 27, 2013, - 10:27 PM
The tax on medical device makers’ gross receipts helps fund health care reform as Congress seeks elusive alternatives.
Updated: July 16, 2013, - 10:26 AM