• The Supreme Court Tackles Health Care Reform: What’s at Stake for U.S. Businesses
  • March 26, 2012 | Authors: Gregory M. Luce; Clifford M. Sloan
  • Law Firm: Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP - Washington Office
  • Today, the Supreme Court will hear historic arguments on several challenges to the constitutionality of the 2010 health care reform law, the Affordable Care Act (ACA or the Act). The Court’s decision could have major legal, economic and political consequences, including shaping the way health care is delivered and financed. There is little doubt that the Court’s decision will color the November 2012 presidential election. This client alert provides an overview of the issues before the Court and an analysis of how its decision could affect employers, health insurers, health care providers and others.