June 19, 2012
Partner Scott Oostdyk, a former deputy secretary of Health and Human Resources in Virginia, was quoted in a survey piece by MSNBC on the future of the Affordable Care Act. Oostdyk, partner Victor Moldovan and associate Lisa Sharp are also counsel to the Physician Hospitals of America in a 5th U.S. Circuit Court challenge to Section 6001 of the ACA in which U.S. Circuit Judge Jerry Smith made national news by demanding a written position from Attorney General Holder on the ability of federal courts to undertake broad judicial review of the constitutionality of federal laws, a point challenged by the administration in public statements.