Wellpoint Not Covered For Medical Payment Rows

Law360, Chicago (June 19, 2013, 7:05 PM EDT) -- An Indiana state appeals court Wednesday affirmed a win for several reinsurers in Wellpoint Inc.'s suit seeking defense and settlement coverage for claims over medical reimbursements, finding the underlying claims did not stem solely from Wellpoint's professional services of claims handling and adjusting.

Wellpoint, formerly known as Anthem Inc., sued Continental Casualty Co., Twin City Fire Insurance Co. and other reinsurers that had denied coverage in connection with claims that Anthem had failed to adequately reimburse or had improperly denied reimbursement to physicians for medical services....
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