UPMC Accuses Highmark Of Stalling In Antitrust Battle

Law360, New York (September 04, 2013, 4:01 PM ET) -- The University of Pittsburgh Medical Center on Tuesday challenged a bid by insurer Highmark Inc. and its recently acquired health system to halt all activity in an antitrust class action brought against UPMC and Highmark, arguing Highmark is stonewalling.

UPMC contends that Highmark and West Penn Allegheny Health System have no basis to seek a complete stay of all activity in a class action brought by insurance buyers who claim UPMC and Highmark conspired to lock up the market for health care and insurance in the...
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