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Aetna UCR Litigation

If you were or are:

A "Subscriber," meaning Persons who, at any time from March 1, 2001 through August 30, 2013 (a) were Aetna Plan Members; (b) received a Covered Service or Supply from an Out-of-Network Health Care Provider or Out-of-Network Health Care Provider Group; and (c) whose resulting claims for reimbursement included Partially Allowed Claims, OR

A "Provider," meaning Persons or entities who, at any time from June 3, 2003 through August 30, 2013 (a) were Out-of-Network Health Care Providers or Out-of-Network Health Care Provider Groups; (b) provided Covered Services or Supplies to Aetna Plan Members; and (c) whose resulting claims for reimbursement included Partially Allowed Claims,

you are a member of the Settlement Classes and may be eligible for a payment if you qualify and submit a valid Claim Form.

Important Notice:

Aetna has terminated the settlement of the class action, because the value of the opt-outs received was above the amount set forth in the Settlement Agreement between the Parties.

Class Counsel are investigating the situation and will be reaching their own determination. At the same time, and while reserving their rights, Class Counsel is moving forward with scheduling the continued litigation of the case.

If you have any (other) questions and are a Subscriber, please direct them to Class Counsel, James Cecchi at JCecchi@carellabyrne.com. If you are a Provider, direct your questions to Class Counsel Robert Axelrod at rjaxelrod@axelroddean.com.

You should periodically check this website for updates about the settlement.

Status of the Litigation

Pending Determination

Aetna has terminated the settlement of the class action, because the value of the opt-outs received was above the amount set forth in the Settlement Agreement between the Parties.

Class Counsel is investigating the situation and will be reaching their own determination. At the same time, and while reserving their rights, Class Counsel is moving forward with scheduling the continued litigation of the case.

If you have any (other) questions and are a Subscriber, please direct them to Class Counsel, James Cecchi at JCecchi@carellabyrne.com. If you are a Provider, direct your questions to Class Counsel Robert Axelrod at rjaxelrod@axelroddean.com.

Deadline Dates

  • Exclusions: February 26, 2014
  • Final Settlement Hearing: March 18, 2014
  • File Date: March 28, 2014

Important notice regarding Final Approval Hearing:

By direction of the Court, the Final Approval Hearing scheduled for March 18, 2014, has been converted into a status conference. No appearance by any objector is required. Please see the Important Notice Regarding Final Approval Hearing Dated March 18, 2014 on the Documents page of this website for additional information.

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