Tag Archives: appeals

Appeals court upholds sale of short-term limited duration insurance plans 

In a win for the Trump Administration, an appeals court on Friday ruled that the sale of plans that don’t comply with the Affordable Care Act can continue. In the 2-1 decision, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit said the sale of short-term limited duration insurance plans is neither contrary… Read More »

J&J wins reversal of $110M talc verdict, its 4th appeals win in Missouri

Johnson & Johnson has spent years defending itself against talc claims that its baby powder caused cancer and has sometimes suffered costly losses. But the company has had success in appeals, and that trend continued Tuesday with the reversal of a $ 110 million verdict.   In a new opinion, judges with the Missouri Court of Appeals ruled that a St.… Read More »

DOJ, House, states tell appeals court it has authority to hear ACA case

Dive Brief: Ahead of oral argument on Tuesday in the case challenging the constitutionality of the Affordable Care Act, parties filed supplemental briefs requested by the appeals court. They all argued a “live case or controversy” warrants U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit review of the case.   If the appeals court finds it doesn’t… Read More »