Roy A. Franco is a Principal of Franco Signor LLC, a Liability Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance group. Before joining the firm, Mr. Franco worked for Safeway Inc., a Fortune 50 grocery retailer at its corporate offices located in the San Francisco Bay Area. During his 15 year career with Safeway Mr. Franco was the Director for the Company's self administered liability claims operation. Having well over 1700 retail facilities in 26 states as well as a complement of distribution centers and manufacturing plants, there was no lack in the variety and type of tort claim that fell within his area of responsibility. Mr. Franco has been engaged with the liability industry to promote awareness and support for reform of the Medicare Secondary Payer Act. Mr. Franco has advocated change on three levels: Legislative, Regulatory and Common Law Advocacy and through the Medicare Advocacy Recovery Coalition (MARC) which was formalized into a coalition as of November of 2008. Mr. Franco is presently co-chairman of MARC, and he assists large companies and insurers with developing protocol for their claims operations.
Jeffrey J. Signor is a Principal of Franco Signor LLC, a Liability Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance group. Mr. Signor was formerly a partner in one of the northeast's most respected civil litigation defense firms, Goldberg Segalla LLP. His specialty was in litigation and appellate practice. Mr. Signor has a number of published opinions before the New York Appellate Division that have brought him recognition amongst his peers in the advocacy arena. Mr. Signor now exclusively focused his practices on Medicare Secondary Payer Act Compliance, negotiating the cooperation between the plaintiff and defendant to mitigate exposure under the Act and its related regulations. As a nationally recognized expert, he regularly publishes and speaks on the topic of the Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance.