5 High Court Battles Health Cos. Should Keep An Eye On

By Jeff Overley (September 28, 2018, 8:39 PM EDT) -- Health care companies will be keeping an eagle eye on potential blockbuster cases after the U.S. Supreme Court's new term gets underway Monday, including fights over patient privacy, Medicare reimbursement, False Claims Act liability and abortion rights. Here, Law360 summarizes five important battles to watch.

Data Breach Liability in Spotlight

Online retailer Zappos.com Inc. is asking the Supreme Court to resolve a circuit split over whether consumers can pursue class actions over data breaches by alleging the mere risk of future harm, as opposed to concrete injury.

That's a major issue for hospitals and health insurers that have repeatedly suffered gargantuan...

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