Denial Of Cert. Reversed In Blue Shield Class Action

Law360, New York (July 31, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- An appeals court has dealt a blow to Blue Shield of California Life & Health Insurance Co., reversing a lower court's decision to deny class certification in a case brought by a man whose health insurance policy was rescinded after the company accused him of making misrepresentations on his application.

The Court of Appeal for the State of California, Second Appellate District, handed down its opinion Monday, reversing Los Angeles Superior Court Judge's Wendell Mortimer Jr.'s ruling denying plaintiff Augusto Ticconi's motion for certification of a...
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