BCBS Alabama Broke Antitrust Laws, Class Action Says

Law360, Los Angeles (March 7, 2013, 8:47 PM EST) -- Joiner Superior Services Inc. launched a putative class action against Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama and the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association in Alabama federal court Thursday, claiming the health insurers violated antitrust laws and monopolized the state’s health insurance market for small groups and individuals.

Joiner, a janitorial, landscaping and facilities management services company that buys small group health insurance coverage for its employees from BCBS-AL, claims BCBS-AL launched a nationwide conspiracy to corner the health insurance market for small groups and...
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