Florida Federal Judge OKs Preliminary Settlement Of Harvoni Drug Coverage Suit

Mealey's (June 23, 2016, 2:10 PM EDT) -- FORT PIERCE, Fla. — A Florida federal judge on June 21 approved an unopposed motion for preliminary approval of a settlement worth at least $126 million in an Employee Retirement Income Security Act class action against Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Inc. on behalf of patients denied coverage for the prescription drug Harvoni (Eugene Oakes, et al. v. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida Inc., No. 16-80028, SD. Fla.). (Order available. Document #54-160713-035R.) Plaintiffs Eugene Oakes, Keith Burt and Debbie Harris, on behalf...
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