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Henry Fenton and Nick Jurkowitz Named ‘Best Lawyers’ for 2016

Fenton Law Group is proud to announce that Henry Fenton and Nick Jurkowitz have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, one of the oldest and most respected guides to the legal industry. Henry Fenton was recognized for his work in Administrative/Regulatory Law and Health Care Law, and Nick Jurkowitz was recognized in Litigation - Health Care. Best Lawyers® rankings are determined through an exhaustive peer-review process, designed to capture the consensus of leading lawyers in the country about the legal abilities of their colleag...

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Final Decision Grants Summary Judgment in Bode v. Pacific Health Corporation, et al.

The firm is pleased to announce that on Monday, July 6, 2015, a final decision granting summary judgment in Bode v. Pacific Health Corporation, et al., awarding Fenton Law Group`s client $2,000.000.00 was adopted by the Los Angeles Superior Court. The Court determined that Henry Fenton, Dr. Bode's attorney, provided sufficient evidence to overcome arguments that there was Health Care Quality Improvement Act (42 USC §11101) and Civil Code Section §43.97HCQIA immunity arising out of Dr. Bode's suspension and non-renewal of temporary medical staff privileges at Los Angeles Metropolitan...

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Nick Jurkowitz Named to “Up-and-Coming 100: 2015 Southern California Rising Stars”

We are proud to announce that Fenton Law Group healthcare attorney Nick Jurkowitz has been named to Thomson Reuters “Super Lawyers’” inaugural "Up-and-Coming 100: 2015 Southern California Rising Stars.” This is the first year that Thomson Reuters has identified lawyers under 40 years old receiving the highest point totals in ...

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Ben Fenton Quoted in “Health Care Industry Struggles With Employees’ Social Media Use” – Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal

Ben Fenton was quoted in Kibkabe Araya's Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal article "Health Care Industry Struggles With Employees' Social Media Use." The full article can be found below. Tuesday, June 2, 2015 Health care industry struggles with employees' social media use By Kibkabe Araya In 2010, Tri-City Medical Center in Oceanside fired five nurses for discussing shift changes on Facebook, even after it found no mention of patient information. The nurses fired back wit...

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Ben Fenton and Lewis v. The Superior Court of California Covered by Kaiser Health News

Partner Ben Fenton's representation of Dr. Alwin Carl Lewis in the landmark case of Lewis v. The Superior Court of California was covered in Jodie Tillman's Kaiser Health News article "California High Court To Consider Limits on Regulators' Access to Prescription Database." After Dr. Lewis recommended a diet plan for a prospective patient, the patient reportedly considered the proposal “unhealthful” and filed a complaint with the Medical Board. In response, the Board obtained Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System (CURES) reports on Dr. Lewis, e...

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Fenton Law Group Featured in Daily Journal Profile

Fenton Law Group was profiled by the Los Angeles and San Francisco Daily Journal in the piece "Clinical Precision: Fenton Law Group LLP’s team of 10 attorneys have honed in on the litigation, transactions and regulatory matters that surround the changing health care industry." Click "Download PDF" to read Kibkabe Araya's article....

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Renowned Pharmacy Lawyer Herb Weinberg Leaves McGuireWoods to Join Fenton Law Group

Renowned Pharmacy Lawyer Herb Weinberg Leaves McGuireWoods to Join Fenton Law Group Los Angeles, CA - April 08, 2015 – Renowned pharmacy attorney Herb Weinberg has left McGuireWoods to join Fenton Law Group, one of the nation’s leading healthcare law firms. Mr. Weinberg, a licensed pharmacist who has owned and operated a dozen pharmacies in Southern California, has been practicing in the healthcare law arena for more than 30 years, and has represented hundr...

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Calif. Supreme Court To Mull Privacy, Access Rules for Rx Monitoring Database

Ben Fenton was heavily quoted in Joe Infantino's iHealthBeat article "Calif. Supreme Court To Mull Privacy, Access Rules for Rx Monitoring Database," which previews the Fenton Law Group case "Lewis v. The Superior Court of California." The issues presented in Lewis v. The Superior Court of California are:

1. Whether the Medical Board of California (′′Medical Board′′ or ′′Board′′) is perm...

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Attorneys Predict Supreme Court Will Uphold ACA’s Tax Credits – Law360

Ben Fenton was quoted in the Law360 piece: "Attys Predict Supreme Court Will Uphold ACA's Tax Credits." Ben's quote can be found below: "It is unlikely that the court is going to agree with the plaintiffs, who want to limit the availability of tax credits to those states that have established their own health care exchanges. A ruling in favor of the plaintiffs may likely destabilize the Affordable Care Act in states which have not set up their own exchanges, and may result in the loss of health insurance...

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Henry Fenton and Benjamin Fenton Named 2015 Southern California Super Lawyers in Healthcare Law

Henry Fenton and Benjamin Fenton were recently named 2015 Southern California Super Lawyers in the area of Healthcare Law by Super Lawyers Magazine, a division of Thomson Retuers. Henry Fenton has been named to the Southern California Super Lawyers list every year since 2009, and this is the ...

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