Multiemployer Health Fund’s Reimbursement Suit Seeks Legal Relief, 8th Circuit Says

Mealey's (August 12, 2015, 11:00 AM EDT) -- ST. LOUIS — A multiemployer health fund is not entitled to equitable relief in the amount it paid in medical benefits to students who were also covered by student accidental medical insurance under the fund’s coordination-of-benefits provision pursuant to the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, the Eighth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals affirmed Aug. 10 (Central States, Southeast and Southwest Areas Health and Welfare Fund v. Student Assurance Services, Inc., et al., No. 14-2376, 8th Cir.; 2015 U.S. App. LEXIS 13941).

(Opinion available. Document #54-150909-001Z.)...
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