May 21, 2014 // Franchising.com // Roetzel & Andress LPA and Comprehensive Audit Prevention Services recently teamed up to present a series of seminars across Florida on legal and regulatory issues impacting the business of independent and community pharmacies.
The programs, held in Orlando, Fort Lauderdale and Tampa, from May 14 – 16, brought together experienced professionals to address recent issues in the pharmacy industry. Speakers included Ned Milenkovich, Roetzel’s Health Care, Drug & Pharmacy Industry Group Manager, who addressed industry trends and insights, including the federalization of compounding pharmacies, FDA “Track & Trace” legislation and DEA diversion issues; Brian E. Dickerson, Practice Group Manager for Roetzel’s White Collar Litigation & Corporate Compliance Group, accompanied by Roetzel partner Nicole Hughes Waid, spoke on fraud, waste and abuse compliance for pharmacies. Jennifer L. Baun, Director at Comprehensive Audit Prevention Services, focused on pharmacy audit prevention and recovery mitigation strategies.
The attorneys at Roetzel have extensive knowledge of all segments of the pharmaceutical industry and utilize their broad experience representing pharmacies, pharmacists, health systems and providers, drug wholesalers, technology companies and other entities involved in the drug delivery system. Our Health Care, Drug & Pharmacy team of experienced attorneys, combined with the veteran lawyers in our White Collar & Corporate Compliance group, offers significant experience across the broad scope of issues facing the pharmacy industry and understands the complex intersection of business model versus regulatory compliance.
Roetzel is a full-service law firm with more than 200 attorneys in offices located throughout Ohio and Florida and in Chicago, New York and Washington, D.C. The firm provides comprehensive legal services to national and international corporations, closely held and family-run businesses, institutions, organizations and individuals. For more information, visit ralaw.com.