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Supreme Court ruling carries implications for regulatory boards
Modern Healthcare

State professional regulatory boards may seek out more state supervision or even change their membership makeup because of a U.S. Supreme Court decision Wednesday against a North Carolina dental board accused of  illegally suppressing competition. “The decision… is quite significant,” said Jeffery Brennan, a partner in the antitrust practice at McDermott Will & Emery in Washington and a former head of the Federal Trade Commission’s healthcare division.

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