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Establishing a U.S. Entity – A Primer for Israeli Digital Health Start-Ups

Had a fabulous experience serving as faculty on the topic of Establishing a U.S. Entity  for Tel Aviv University’s annual 4-day bootcamp, Health Care Technological Innovation – From Idea to Commercialization, hosted by the Lahav Executive Program for Biotechnology, Medical Device and Health IT Entrepreneurs and Managers at the Coller School of Management.  This unique intensive program focuses…

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CMS Reimbursement is a Key Start-up Strategy

Note this important commentary on the key role of CMS in the U.S. Healthcare system.  Pivoting to start-ups, it is vital that entrepreneurs plan from day 1, the pathway to CMS reimbursement.    

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Chapter 7 debtor dissolved under State law held responsible for ERISA plan

A company liquidated in bankruptcy and dissolved under state law maintains responsibility for an ERISA plan if it continues to make pay-outs in the company name  The 11th Circuit has interpreted ERISA to require such defunct company’s affiliates to back-stop such plan.  A timely PBGC take-over would have mitigated this result.  

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SEC Proposes issuance of Equity to Gig Workers

The SEC has proposed a rule to exempt the issuance of equity to gig workers in alignment with employee treatment.  This is a positive for workers who would like a share of the company, although it further highlights the disparate treatment of these workers at the Gig employer’s convenience.  

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Entrepreneurs take Tik Tok Houses Public

A new breed of entrepreneurs is investing in social media stars, yielding volatile penny stock investments that are attracting teenagers.  West of Hudson Group operates a network of content houses where many influencers live and has taken them public through a blank check company.  This new trend seems to be begging for better scrutiny from…

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Chapter 15 Filings as Cross-border Connectors

Chapter 15 allows foreign companies to file US bankruptcy proceedings to protect US assets.  Over the past year, filings in Canada, Australia and the UK have spilled over to the US.  While each country has its own unique set of laws, these cross-border links demonstrate the truly global nature of insolvency and the need to…

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Opening The Digital Front Door in Telehealth

The “Digital Front Door” is a new integrated digital experience that empowers people to take an active role in managing their health.  It is based on the use of personalized mobile and web platforms, many of them created by start-ups.  Spurred by COVID-19, established healthcare systems have forged relationships with these start-ups, opening the door to enhanced care.

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