Allergists Accused Of Shutting Out Competition

Law360, Los Angeles (January 14, 2014, 5:07 PM ET) -- The Academy of Allergy & Asthma in Primary Care and the United Allergy Services hit several coalitions of board-certified allergists, including the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, with a lawsuit in Texas federal court Monday, alleging anti-competitive practices.

The AAAPC and UAS allege that AAAAI, the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, the Joint Council of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology and specific board members and officers within each organization encouraged insurers and managed care organizations to deny or limit reimbursement to physicians who...
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Case Information

Case Title

United Biologics, LLC d/b/a United Allergy Services and Academy of Allergy & Asthma in Primary Care v. AAAPC et al

Case Number

5:14-cv-00035

Court

Texas Western

Nature of Suit

Anti-Trust

Judge

Orlando L. Garcia

Date Filed

January 12, 2014

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