Kutak Rock’s national health care attorneys have helped health care organizations solve a broad range of antitrust issues. Our attorneys have experience both counseling clients on antitrust issues and litigating claims if the need should arise. We understand the antitrust risks that our health care clients face in the evolving health care market.
We have aided clients in assessing the risks under antitrust laws with respect to proposed health care affiliations including joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, and clinical and financial integration. Our attorneys helped structure one of the first accountable care organizations in the nation. Our national health care lawyers also have significant experience with the filing process under Hart-Scott-Rodino as well as state antitrust laws and regulations. We also have provided antitrust counseling to clients regarding contracting with payors and we frequently provide advice regarding medical staff and economic credentialing issues.
Kutak Rock's lawyers are experienced at representing clients in governmental investigations as well as defending antitrust claims brought by the government or private litigants. Our health care antitrust attorneys understand complex antitrust law as it relates to the current health care landscape and can strategically guide clients to help meet their business needs and goals.