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Finally, the authors misrepresent their contribution to the FIST concept.
We found that as the likelihood of a successful appeal decreased or the amount of time for the appeals process increased, doctors were increasingly likely to misrepresent the facts" for patients whom they perceived to have life-threatening conditions, Dr.
Concluded McClain, "I will say I am very disappointed that the director of the Christian Coalition would try to misrepresent my position to the Christian community, which I'm a member of.
Lash III, professor of law at George Mason University, responding to class-action lawsuits filed by 14 law firms against seven HMOs, alleging that the HMOs misrepresent their coverage and treatment and violate the civil Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
We would like to remind all motorists that it is an offence to alter, rearrange or misrepresent vehicle registration numbers on number plates in order to form names or words or in such a way that makes it difficult to read the registration number," he said.
The court also found that Ra Medical's founder did not misrepresent himself when stating he invented PhotoMedex's laser system.
It is rare, however, for someone to knowingly misrepresent the truth in the way Cllr Ken Walker has done in his letter Pride In My Upbringing (02.
The investors claimed PKF and Grant had prepared documents purporting the existence of transactions that never occurred and had continued to misrepresent Hillerest's investments to investors even after becoming aware of Markowitz's alleged fraud.
Unfortunately, both the income and spending categories seriously misrepresent what is happening in the economy, understating income and overstating spending.