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Judge blocks federal rule that would ban arbitration in nursing home disputes - Alternative Dispute Resolution News

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Posted on: Nov 10, 2016

According to the ABA, the implementation of a new rule prohibiting federal funds for nursing homes that enter binding arbitration agreements with residents has been blocked by a U.S. district court judge, who found that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) did not have authority to enact the mandate without statutory authority.

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