Sixth Circuit Court Gets It Right, and Finally Some Limitations on the Use of the MSP Double Damages Private Cause of Action
Heather Schwartz Sanderson
As I have noted in numerous recent blogs, Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Private Cause of Action litigation has been on the rise and has grown to be incredibly rampant in the past several years. Innate to this recently popular weapon for double damages against primary plans is the unfortunately vague and ambiguous language in the MSP defining the action. The MSP simply states that “there is an established private cause of action (which shall be in an amount double the amount otherwise ...
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