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Judge certifies class action suit against UR hospitals, contractor

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A federal judge has certified a class action lawsuit claiming patients were overcharged for copies of their medical records in violation of New York state law. The defendants are the University of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital and Highland Hospital — ...

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Class-action legislation could have drastic impact

Legislation passed by the House of Representatives on Thursday could drastically reduce the number of class-action lawsuits if it’s passed in the Senate and signed by President Donald Trump. Lawmakers approved the Republican-sponsored Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of ...

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Court allows Stanford Ponzi scheme suits

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that victims of former Texas tycoon R. Allen Stanford’s massive Ponzi scheme can go forward with class-action lawsuits against the law firms, accountants and investment companies that allegedly aided the $7.2 billion ...

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Groups seek payments for healthcare providers

HANYS Solutions, a subsidiary of the Healthcare Association of New York State, is working again with the Managed Care Advisory Group to help New York State hospitals maximize the amount of funding recovered under settlements of class action lawsuits involving ...

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