United Healthcare Blasts Mom's Bid To Join ERISA Case

Law360, New York (January 22, 2016, 9:07 PM EST) -- A United Healthcare Inc. unit is urging a California federal court to deny a mother’s bid to intervene in a proposed class action alleging wrongly denied coverage for mental health treatment for her son, calling it a “thinly veiled” attempt to become a new plaintiff.

United Behavioral Health said Thursday that Linda Tillitt’s motion to intervene in the case after nearly two years of litigation and less than a month before the close of class discovery was “untimely, procedurally improper, prejudicial and unnecessary” and said that...
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Case Information

Case Title

Wit et al v. UnitedHealthcare Insurance Company et al

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Joseph C. Spero

Date Filed

May 21, 2014

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