Short Description of This Case
Cigna and American Specialty Health Group have agreed to pay $8.25M to settle claims that the companies improperly charged administrative fees for some health benefits services. Plaintiff alleges that Cigna and American Specialty Health Group unlawfully charged administrative fees for services including chiropractic, acupuncture, massage therapy, naturopathy, physical therapy, or occupational therapy, which violated federal Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA).
Class member who was a plan member of Cigna and whose Plan benefits or/and cost share under a Plan were determined based on American Specialty Health Group’s charges to Cigna for the types of services including chiropractic, acupuncture, massage therapy, naturopathy, physical therapy, or occupational therapy before August 9, 2019.
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In re Cigna-American Specialty Health Administrative Fee Litigation, No. 2:16-cv-03967-NIQA, in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
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Steven A. Schwartz and Mark B. DeSanto of CHIMICLES SCHWARTZ KRINER & DONALDSON-SMITH LLP;
Jason M. Knott of ZUCKERMAN SPAEDER LLP;