Andrew R. McCumber, Managing Shareholder at McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., co-presented, “Legal Updates in the Long Term Care Industry Part 1-Arbitration,” to attendees of the 2012 LeadingAge’s Annual Conference in Denver, Colorado.
Mr. McCumber’s presentation addressed the benefits of pre-dispute arbitration agreements to both long-term care providers and the residents they serve. The presentation reviewed recent cases decided by the U.S. Supreme Court as well as various state courts that impact the enforceability of these agreements. Attendees also gained insight into the competing positions of the U.S. Supreme Court and certain state courts regarding the use of arbitration agreements by the nursing home industry.
Andy McCumber is a Martindale-Hubbell “AV” rated attorney well known for his defense work representing nursing homes and assisted living facilities. He is a founding shareholder of McCumber, Daniels, Buntz, Hartig & Puig, P.A., McCumber Daniels has offices located in Tampa, Florida and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania offering a wide variety of litigation defense services including nursing home/assisted living, hospital, medical malpractice, complex commercial and general liability along with appellate work. Mr. McCumber served for 10 years as Tort Consultant for the Florida Health Care Association. He currently serves as Florida’s Representative on LeadingAge’s National Legal Committee.
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