5 HealthBridge-Run Centers Hit Ch. 11 As Union Row Simmers

Law360, New York (February 25, 2013, 6:34 PM EST) -- Five HealthBridge Management LLC-managed health care centers slid into Chapter 11 on Sunday as recriminations between the nursing home manager and its health care employees union continued after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to stop an order requiring it to reinstate striking workers in Connecticut.

HealthBridge Management, which neither owns the five centers nor itself entered bankruptcy on Sunday, pointed to “burdensome” pension and benefit costs from expired labor agreements with the New England Health Care Employees Union, District 1199, according to its statement. Meanwhile, the...
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