In the News Today - April 27, 2016

April 27, 2016
  • ILR-Funded Ethics & Compliance Report Highlighted: CGMA Magazine, a journal for certified public accountants, writes on the ILR-funded report from the Ethics and Compliance Initiative offering “five principles of high-quality ethics and compliance programs.” (CGMA Magazine)

  • MO House Passes Collateral Source Rule: The Missouri House this week passed a collateral source rule (SB 847) bill “requiring that plaintiffs be compensated only for the actual cost of their medical payments, not the value of those payments.” Despite plaintiff bar opposition to the bill, Rep. Kevin Corlew (R-Kansas City) said the bill “is narrowly limited to the past medical expenses. This is common sense.” (The Missouri Times)