Akhlaghi v. Cigna Corporation et al
September 14, 2022
A woman who claimed Cigna wrongly denied patients coverage for liposuction procedures asked a California federal judge to clear a settlement over a final hurdle to resolve the case brought against the insurance giant.
January 16, 2020
The woman behind a proposed class action that accuses Cigna of wrongly refusing to cover a specialized liposuction procedure asked a California federal judge not to toss her ERISA suit, saying liposuction was the only effective treatment for a condition called lipedema.
October 23, 2019
A California federal judge threw out a proposed class action Wednesday accusing Cigna of violating the Employee Retirement Income Security Act, finding that the woman leading the suit didn't show the insurer wrongly refused to cover a specialized liposuction treatment for a chronic condition.