Judge: Insureds Lack Sufficient Injury In Case Claiming Insurer Shirked ACA Duties
(February 1, 2016, 9:14 AM EST) -- CLEVELAND — Hypothetical situations lack the necessary concrete injury required to pursue claims that an insurer shirked its obligations under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) and the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, a federal judge in Ohio held Jan. 26 (Daniel P. Soehnlen, et al. v. Fleet Owners Insurance Fund, et al., No. 15-445, N.D. Ohio; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 8932).
(Opinion available. Document #93-160224-002Z.)
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