LDM Partner William M. Lamson, Jr. and associate Sarah M. Smith successfully prosecuted an arbitration on behalf of a corporation against a former vendor. The corporation claimed that the vendor had submitted fraudulent billing in conspiracy with a former employee as part of a kickback scheme. The arbitrator found in favor of the corporation on all of its claims, awarding $2.6 million in damages. The Firm congratulates Mr. Lamson, Ms. Smith, and everyone at LDM who worked on the case.
Partner Mark Novotny and Law Clerk Ryan Crnkovich were recently published in the Patient Safety Solutions “Advisory”, April 2015 edition summarizing Nebraska minor consent laws. Mr. Novotny and Mr. Crnkovich summarize the age of majority laws in Nebraska and discuss the statutory and case law authority for minors discussing emancipation, marriage, organ donation, sexually transmitted diseases, mental health and substance abuse, emergency treatment, abortion, contracts, leases, powers of attorney for medical treatment, body art (tattoos), voting, fingerprints, obscenity, shoplifting and alcohol and other issue. The full article may be reviewed here.