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Archstone Law Group PC Named to “Best Law Firms” List

November 16th, 2017

Archstone Law Group PC is proud to be included in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list in the competitive Metropolitan Health Care Law category again this year. U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers have evaluated law firms for inclusion in the “Best Law Firms” rankings for 8 years. Firms included in the 2018 list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal experience.

About Archstone Law Group

Archstone Law Group attorneys serve as trusted business and transactional advisors, central to their clients’ development, strength and growth. Archstone attorneys advise companies, executives, and professionals, with special concentration in health care, commercial real estate, food services and estate planning. Their extensive experience and expertise, integrity and business- minded approach, enable Archstone attorneys to deliver high quality, responsive service.

Archstone Law Group was especially recognized for its services in the health care area.  It serves as general counsel to close to 200 medical and dental practices, and its other health care clients include academic hospitals, community health centers, health plans and other providers and companies.  Its broad range of expertise allows it to provide expansive services in this sector as well as with regard to general business issues in other sectors and individual, business owner and executive estate planning.

About “Best Law Firms”

The U.S. News – Best Lawyers® “Best Law Firms” rankings are based on a rigorous evaluation process that includes the collection of client and lawyer evaluations, peer review from leading attorneys in their field, and review of additional information provided by law firms as part of the formal submission process. To be eligible for a ranking, a law firm must have at least one lawyer listed in the 23rd Edition of The Best Lawyers in America© list for that particular location and specialty.

MCLE Program on Health and Hospital Law

Eve Horwitz is a faculty member for the Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education program on Health and Hospital Law: MCLE BasicsPLus being held on November 13-14, 2017 in Boston.  She will be discussing current legal issues regarding physicians and co-authored the chapter on that topic.

Best Lawyers in America

Archstone Law Group is pleased to announce that Arlene Schuler and Eve Horwitz were both selected for inclusion in the 24th Edition of The Best Lawyers in America.  Arlene was selected for her work in the practice areas of Real Estate Law and Health Care Law, while Eve was recognized in the field of Health Care [Read More…]

Top Women of Law

Eve Horwitz is being honored on November 2, 2017 as one of the Top Women of Law by Massachusetts Lawyers’ Weekly.

FLSA Changes Will Not Take Effect on December 1

A recent federal court ruling has put anticipated changes to federal overtime rules on hold indefinitely.  The amendments to the rule, which were due to take effect today, December 1, 2016, would broaden the class of employees eligible for overtime pay.  Among other things, the changes were set to increase the minimum salary necessary for [Read More…]

Archstone Law Group Selected for 2017 Best Law Firm List

Archstone Law Group is pleased to be selected for inclusion on the Best Law Firms list for 2017 in the Boston Metropolitan listing for Health Care Law. We are proud of our service to the Health Care industry and grateful to be chosen alongside some of the best law firms in the country. The rankings are based on a rigorous [Read More…]

FLSA Changes Go into Effect on December 1

Though a long time in the making, the U.S. Department of Labor’s changes to overtime regulations take effect on December 1, 2016.  Employers have just a few weeks left to make any necessary changes to their classification of executive, administrative, and professional (“EAP” or “white collar”) employees, for whom the threshold salary tests will be [Read More…]

DOI Guidance on Direct Primary Care Practices in MA

Eve Horwitz presented at this Boston Bar Association Health Law Section Program on April 28th. Direct primary care (DPC) is a new model in which the physician withdraws from all payers, including Medicare, and charges patients a flat fee for a scope of services.  The Massachusetts Division of Insurance (DOI) has issued informal responses on how physicians [Read More…]

Archstone Law Group P.C. Announces Of Counsel Association with Spruce Law LLC

(Waltham, MA. November 2, 2015)- Archstone Law Group P.C. is pleased to announce that the firm has formed a strategic Of Counsel relationship with the employment law and litigation firm, Spruce Law LLC. Longtime partner at Archstone, Eve Horwitz remarks, “through this relationship,  we enhance our ability to advise clients proactively on maintaining healthy and legally [Read More…]

2015 Northeast Ambulatory Surgery Center Conference

Eve Horwitz recently was a featured speaker at the annual conference organized by the Massachusetts Association of Ambulatory Surgery Centers, where she shared updates on legal issues faced by the ambulatory surgery center community.