Call For A FREE Case Evaluation 510.992.6130

Category: Health Insurance

Your ERISA Watch – Supreme Court Finds ERISA Does Not Preempt Arkansas State Law Regulating Pharmacy Benefit Managers

This week’s notable decision, Rutledge v. Pharm. Care Mgmt., Case No. 18-540, —S.Ct.—, 2020 WL 7250098 (U.S. Dec. 10, 2020), is a major win for consumers and pharmacies clearing the way for states to pass laws and implement regulations regulating…

Your ERISA Watch – Second Circuit Sides with Anthem and Express Scripts in Dispute Over the Setting of Prescription Drug Prices

In this week’s notable decision, Doe v. Express Scripts, Inc., No. 18-346, __F.App’x__, 2020 WL 7133860 (2d Cir. Dec. 7, 2020), the Second Circuit Court of Appeals further defines what it means to be an ERISA fiduciary. In short, a…

Your ERISA Watch – Court Orders Expansive Remedies in Class Actions Challenging Insurer’s Processing of Mental Health Claims

This week’s notable decision is Wit, et al. v. United Behavioral Health, No. 14-CV-02346-JCS, 2020 WL 6479273 (N.D. Cal. Nov. 3, 2020), where the court issued the remedies in two ERISA class actions, Wit et al. v. United Behavioral Health.…

Your ERISA Watch – District Court Permits Retirees’ Breach of Fiduciary Duty Claim Based on Misrepresentation of Lifetime Health Benefits

This week’s notable decision is the district court opinion in Fitzwater, et al., v. Consol Energy, Inc., et al., No. 1:17-CV-03861, 2020 WL 6231207 (S.D.W. Va. Oct. 22, 2020), a case involving two key issues: (1) whether Plaintiffs, seven former…

Get The Help You Need Today

Call Now Button