• Pennsylvania Superior Court Upholds Trial Court's Determination That Chiropractors Could Not Seek Class-Wide Relief Against Managed Health Care Companies For Alleged Breaches Of Uniform Contracts
  • March 31, 2004 | Author: Edward F. Mannino
  • Law Firm: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP - Philadelphia Office
  • In a significant ruling for health insurers, the Pennsylvania Superior Court recently upheld a trial court's refusal to certify a class of chiropractors, despite the chiropractors' claims that defendant-managed health care companies breached uniform contracts by employing uniform policies and practices that improperly denied coverage and payment for chiropractic treatments.