Violation Tracker Individual Record
Company:Anthem Blue Cross
Date:June 21, 2013
Offense Group:consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense:consumer protection violation
Anthem Blue Cross agreed to pay $6 million to resolve a lawsuit alleging that it unlawfully rescinded coverage of patients after they filed claims.
Level of Government:local
Action Type:agency action
Agency:Los Angeles (CA) City Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case:civil
Facility County:Los Angeles
Facility City:Los Angeles
HQ Country of Parent:USA
HQ State of Parent:Indiana
Ownership Structure of Parent:publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent:healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent:insurance; managed care
Source of Data:
LA settles health insurance lawsuit for $6M, Associated Press, June 21, 2013 (via Nexis).
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