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The State of the Merger Efficiencies Defense After Anthem/Cigna and Aetna/Humana
November 2017
Adam Cella and Beth Vessel
Health Care Liability & Litigation

Adam Cella co-authored the article, "The State of the Merger Efficiencies Defense After Anthem/Cigna and Aetna/Humana," which appeared in the American Health Lawyers Association Health Care Liability & Litigation newsletter.

The article discusses lessons learned from recent insurance merger decisions on structuring efficiency defenses. The article also identifies five elements that the courts analyzed in the Anthem/Cigna and Aetna/Humana merger cases to inform possible efficiencies defense in future health care mergers.

Click here to access the article. An AHLA membership is required.