Injured Wal-Mart Workers Seek Approval Of $8M Settlement

Law360, New York (March 12, 2012, 10:14 PM EDT) -- A class of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. employees who accused the retailer of conspiring with health insurers to manipulate medical treatment for injured workers asked a Colorado federal judge Monday to sign off on an $8 million settlement.

The settlement, first submitted with Wal-Mart, Claims Management Inc., American Home Assurance Co. and Concentra Health Services Inc. in November, would end a suit alleging that each Wal-Mart employee who applied for workers' compensation suffered harm as a result of Concentra's practice of dictating and directing medical care....
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Case Title

Gianzero et al v. Wal Mart Stores, Inc. et al


Case Number

1:09-cv-00656

Court

Colorado

Nature of Suit

Racketeer/Corrupt Organization

Judge

Robert E. Blackburn

Date Filed

March 24, 2009

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