Blue Cross Will Face Bulk Of $12M Texas Coverage Suit

Law360, New York (April 11, 2012, 4:41 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge on Wednesday pruned off two out of 10 claims in a health care provider’s $12 million suit claiming Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas Inc. either denied or paid only 3 percent of reimbursements for medical services that BCBS had allegedly verified it would cover.

U.S. District Judge Gray H. Miller partly granted BCBS’ motion to dismiss five of the claims, dismissing Mid-Town Surgical Center LLP’s breach of fiduciary duty claims against BCBS under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, siding with...
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