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David C. Ashburn is Managing Shareholder of the Tallahassee Office. He provides state and federal regulatory counsel and administrative litigation representation to clients in the health care, managed care, financial services and insurance-industries. His understanding of governmental regulatory processes also enables him to counsel buyers and sellers of regulated businesses and the lenders and private equity groups that finance those transactions. The types of clients that David advises include:

  • Institutional health care providers such as hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, home health agencies, durable medical equipment providers, sober homes and hospices
  • Continuing care retirement communities
  • Financial services providers, including financial advisers and brokers
  • Insurers, health maintenance organizations (HMOs) and third-party administrators (TPAs)
  • Lenders and investors, including financial institutions, private equity funds and real estate investment trusts
  • Physician practices, including large multi-specialty practices

On Mar. 8, 2024, the Florida Senate passed (35 YEAS / 3 NAYS) Florida House Bill No. 989 (HB 989 or the Bill), potentially amending section 655.0323, Florida

Continue Reading New Florida Bill Creates Customer Complaint and Florida Office of Financial Regulation Investigation Process for House Bill 3, and Potentially Broadens the Scope of Financial Institutions Subject to House Bill 3

On Nov. 20, 2023, Florida Rep. Bob Rommel (R-Naples) introduced Florida House Bill 585, which proposes to require certain financial institutions operating in Florida to file a “termination-of-access report” with

Continue Reading New Florida Legislation Proposes Notification Requirements for Certain Financial Institutions When They Terminate, Suspend, or Take Similar Action to ‘Restrict’ Customer Account Access