Docs' Prior Blue Cross Deal May Kill Bid To Join Antitrust Suit

Law360, Miami (May 13, 2013, 9:18 PM EDT) -- A Florida federal judge on Monday told three doctors suing Blue Cross and Blue Shield health plans that a previous settlement's release would be a “tough hurdle” to overcome in their efforts to join a putative antitrust class action against the insurer in Alabama.

U.S. District Judge Federico Moreno said he worried what the Eleventh Circuit would do if he were to allow the three physicians — Corey Musselman, Rick Love and Charles Shane — to join a class of health care providers in Conway v....
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