Tag Archives: Case

A case of the Blues: BCBS plans' appeal rejected, must face antitrust allegations

Dive Brief: The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals this week upheld a federal court ruling from April that the 36 Blue Cross Blue Shield plans’ agreement to limit competition while staking claim in exclusive markets is a per se violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act.  The class action lawsuit has been ongoing for six… Read More »

Groundskeeper in Bayer in U.S. weed-killer case accepts reduced award

(Reuters) – The school groundskeeper who won a jury trial against Bayer AG’s (BAYGn.DE) Monsanto unit over allegations that the company’s glyphosate-containing weed-killers caused his cancer, accepted a court-mandated reduced punitive damages award on Wednesday. FILE PHOTO: Plaintiff Dewayne Johnson leaves the courtroom following a post-trial hearing at the Superior Court in San Francisco, California,… Read More »

Stylish Carrying Case Corrals Handbag Essentials in Style

(NewsUSA) – Despite their best efforts, most women have had the experience of frantically digging into the bottom of a large purse or handbag for an essential item such as eyeglasses, cellphone, keys, or passport. A separate case to corral these important possessions makes sense, especially if it combines fashion with function.Being able to protect,… Read More »