Preexisting Conditions in Medical Insurance The debate about healthcare reform is far from over and no matter which way you lean politically, it’s important to understand the concepts behind the proposed legislation.
A recent report from the Commonwealth Fund found that 36 percent of non-elderly adults who tried to purchase insurance in the individual insurance market in a three-year period said they were turned down or charged a higher price because of a preexisting condition.
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Healthcare Reform Lawsuits and the Individual Mandate Minutes after President Barack Obama signed the healthcare overhaul into law, a number of state attorneys general filed a lawsuit against the federal government, claiming that the legislation is unconstitutional. The lawsuit’s point of contention rests with the individual mandate, which will eventually require almost every American to obtain insurance or pay a fine.
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The Tester Amendment to the Food Safety and Modernization Act In late December (2010), when CUpS sat down with Anthony Boutard
, a local, organically certified small farmer to discuss the implications of the the Food Safety and Modernization Act (S.510), the final bill had not yet been passed, but the addition of the Tester amendment to the bill provided him a huge measure of relief.
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How to Protect Intellectual Property Steven Weinberg is consistently recognized as one of the top lawyers in America with over 25 years of experience working with some high profile clients. Practicing in New York, California and Arizona, Steven gives us the inside scoop on protecting intellectual property with non-disclosure agreements, copyrights, trademarks and licenses.
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Online Legal Resource John Suh is CEO of LegalZoom.com and has extensive experience starting companies in the Internet space. His dedication to making the legal process customer-friendly has made his company the most successful online legal resource by a huge margin. Suh speaks on how he makes the 80 services offered by LegalZoom.com both accessible and affordable.
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