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The Oil Plunge: The Facts & Why We Should Care

January 1, 2015 According to The Wall Street Journal four of the five worst stocks in 2014 were oil/energy related and the fifth was Avon.  Gas prices were cheaper and women were opting for more expensive cosmetics? I’m guessing that’s probably not the case. TRANSOCEAN LTD. –...

74% of Federal Whistleblower Lawsuits DO NOT RESULT IN JUDGMENTS

July 24, 2014 If it's been awhile since high school history above is an overview of the Office of the Attorney General (held by Eric Holder); and below are those departments involved in healthcare fraud cases.  5,400 federal whistleblower law suits (also known as "qui tam"...

The DOJ Will Huff & Puff About The Sunshine Act But Not Blowing Any Houses Down

Updated July 1, 2015 July 18, 2014 Earlier this week the AMA announced that physicians have between now and August 27 to review reports about their financial interactions with  manufacturers of drugs and medical devices and dispute potentially inaccurate reporting under the Physician Payments Sunshine Act (also known as...

The Publishing Industry and The Sociopathic Business Model™

  Is it really a Bestseller? It turns out to be true you can't judge a book by its cover.  Much like the celebrities who purchase Twitter followers or Facebook 'Likes,' to give the appearance of popularity to leverage endorsement deals, some in the publishing industry are...