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THE BIPARTISAN BUDGET ACT OF 2013 — A GIANT STEP BACKWARDS FOR INJURED MEDICAID BENEFICIARIES.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

FOREGOING SSDI AND MEDICARE TO AVOID FUNDING A MEDICARE SET-ASIDE ARRANGEMENT IN A WC SETTLEMENT:  GOOD IDEA OR BAD?  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

CMS PUBLISHES NEW MEMORANDUM ON REMOVAL OF COVERAGE FOR “TENS” UNITS.  By John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

BASICS OF MEDICARE CONDITIONAL PAYMENTS AND MEDICARE SET-ASIDE ARRANGEMENTS (Updated and Expanded Version).  By, John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

MEDICARE SET-ASIDE ARRANGEMENTS IN LIABILITY SETTLEMENTS.   By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

COORDINATION OF MEDICARE SET ASIDE ARRANGEMENTS AND MMSEA SECTION 111 REPORTS.   By Glenn Simpson, BS, MBA, JD, CPCU, John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC, Paul J. Masterson, BA, JD and Ro Baltayan, CRC, CVE, CCM, CLCP, MSCC

MANDATORY INSURANCE REPORTING UNDER THE MMSEA (MMSCHIP).  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

COORDINATION OF BENEFITS BETWEEN MEDICARE AND GROUP HEALTH PLANS – WHO IS THE SECONDARY PAYER?  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

CMS RELEASES NEW POLICY MEMORANDUM ON PRICING OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS IN WCMSAs.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

SOCIAL SECURITY, MEDICARE BENEFITS AND MEDICARE SET-ASIDE ARRANGEMENTS FOR MINOR CHILDREN.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

NEW CMS MEMORANDUM ADDRESSES PRICING OF IMPLANTABLE DEVICES AND RESCISSION OF EARLIER PROVISIONS FOR EARLY TERMINATION OF MSAs.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

THE USE OF IRC §1468B QUALIFIED SETTLEMENT FUNDS, IRC §130 QUALIFIED ASSIGNMENTS AND SPECIAL NEEDS TRUSTS IN SINGLE-PLAINTIFF PHYSICAL INJURY SETTLEMENTS. By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

THE SETTLEMENT PROCESS.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

NEW MEDICARE SECONDARY PAYER REPORTING REQUIREMENTS.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

HERE WE GO AGAIN: SERIOUS PROBLEMS WITH THE LATEST PROPOSED FEDERAL LEGISLATION AIMED AT WCMAs; AND A PROPOSED SOLUTION.  By John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

BASICS OF MEDICARE CONDITIONAL PAYMENTS AND MEDICARE SET ASIDE ARRANGEMENTS.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

ANNUITIES, STRUCTURED SETTLEMENTS AND PUBLIC BENEFIT PLANNING.  By, John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

CMS RELEASES SECOND, REVISED POLICY MEMORANDUM REGARDING MEDICARE PART D AND WCMSA’S. By John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

PRESERVING PUBLIC BENEFITS IN PHYSICAL INJURY SETTLEMENTS: SPECIAL NEEDS TRUSTS AND BEYOND.  By, John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

SERIOUS PROBLEMS WITH THE NEW PROPOSED FEDERAL LEGISLATION AIMED AT WCMSAs; AND A PROPOSED REMEDY.  By John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

NEW FEDERAL LEGISLATION REGARDING MEDICARE SET-ASIDES IS INTRODUCED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES.  By John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

U.S. SUPREME COURT ISSUES OPINION RESTRICTING STATES’ ABILITY TO RECOVER MEDICAID LIENS IN LIABILITY SETTLEMENTS.

By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

THE “OTHER” GOVERNMENT CLAIM IN WC SETTLEMENTS:  IS THE CLAIMANT A VETERAN?  By John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

CHANGES TO MEDICAID UNDER THE NEW FEDERAL LAW.  By John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

CMS RELEASES NEW POLICY MEMORANDUM REGARDING MEDICARE PART D AND WCMSA’S. By John J. Campbell, JD, CELA, MSCC

FLORIDA APPEALS COURT PERMITS MEDICAID LIEN RECOVERY FROM WRONGFUL DEATH CLAIM.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

STATE MUST PAY ITS SHARE OF ATTORNEY’S FEES WHEN RECOVERING MEDICAID LIEN FROM LIABILITY SETTLEMENT.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

U.S. SUPREME COURT TO ADDRESS LIMITS ON STATE MEDICAID LIEN RECOVERY.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

CMS ANNOUNCES POLICY ON TREATMENT OF FUTURE PRESCRIPTION DRUG COSTS IN MEDICARE SET ASIDE ARRANGEMENTS.  By John J. Campbell, CELA, MSCC

A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE FOR MEDICARE SET ASIDE ATTORNEYS.  By John J. Campbell, CELA. MSCC

BASIC STRATEGIES FOR SSI PLANNING.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

CMS RELEASES NEW ANSWERS TO FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS REGARDING MEDICARE SET ASIDE ARRANGEMENTS.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

THE HIDDEN DANGERS OF POOLED MEDICARE SET ASIDE ADMINISTRATION.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

HOW TO PREPARE EFFECTIVE MEDICARE SET ASIDE ALLOCATIONS.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

HOW TO ADMINISTER A MEDICARE SET ASIDE.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

WILL THE LONG ARM OF MEDICARE MEAN AN END TO EMPLOYEE GROUP HEALTH BENEFITS?

By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

MEDICARE PART D: A NEW VISITOR AT THE SETTLEMENT CONFERENCE.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

THE BASICS OF MEDIGAP INSURANCE.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

THE SSDI OFFSET IN WORKER’S COMPENSATION SETTLEMENTS.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

SETTLING A CLAIM FOR AN INCAPACITATED PLAINTIFF.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

THE ROLE OF SOLE BENEFIT TRUSTS IN SETTLEMENT PLANNING.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

SPECIAL ISSUES IN WC AND TPL SETTLEMENTS INVOLVING PRESERVATION OF ELIGIBILITY FOR MULTIPLE PUBLIC BENEFIT PROGRAMS: PART II.   By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

SPECIAL ISSUES IN WC AND TPL SETTLEMENTS INVOLVING PRESERVATION OF ELIGIBILITY FOR MULTIPLE PUBLIC BENEFIT PROGRAMS: PART I.   By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

INCOME TAX ADVANTAGES OF STRUCTURING ATTORNEY FEES IN THIRD PARTY LIABILITY AND WORKER’S COMPENSATION SETTLEMENTS.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

FEDERAL COURT OF APPEALS LIMITS MEDICAID LIEN RECOVERY IN THIRD PARTY SETTLEMENT.   By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

COORDINATION OF BENEFITS II: PLANNING FOR MEDICAL CARE AFTER A WORKER’S COMPENSATION OR THIRD PARTY LIABILITY SETTLEMENT.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

CASE NOTE:  FLORIDA COURT OF APPEALS BLOCKS ATTEMPT TO AVOID PAYMENT OF MSP CLAIM FROM SETTLEMENT PROCEEDS.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

UPDATE ON MEDICARE’S POSITION REGARDING FUTURE MEDICAL EXPENSES IN THIRD PARTY LIABILITY SETTLEMENTS.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

COORDINATION OF BENEFITS, THE ESRD EXCEPTION AND REASONABLY CONSIDERING MEDICARE’S INTERESTS.  By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

MEDICARE SET ASIDE ARRANGEMENTS FOR FUTURE MEDICAL EXPENSES IN THIRD PARTY LIABILITY SETTLEMENTS.   By John J. Campbell, Esq., CELA, MSCC

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