Court Blocks Aetna’s Acquisition of Humana

On January 23, the U. S. District Court ruled in favor of the Justice Department’s civil antitrust lawsuit to block Aetna’s recent acquisition of Humana.

US Department of Justice:  Merger Would Harm Seniors Relying on Medicare Advantage and Low-Income Families and Individuals Obtaining Insurance on Public Exchanges… Read More»

Aetna Chairman and CEO Mark T. Bertolini and Humana CEO Bruce Broussard said in a joint statement, “After putting forward a compelling case that addressed each of the Department of Justice concerns, we are disappointed with the court’s decision and will carefully consider all available options.. Members should continue to expect the same high-quality products and services that have come to define both companies” Read More»


The information provided herein is intended solely for the use of our clients. You may not display, reproduce, copy, modify, license, sell or disseminate in any manner any information included herein, without the express permission of the Publisher or Publishers of articles within.

The information provided is for informational purposes only and does not constitute legal advice. The information above contains only a summary of the applicable legal provisions and does not purport to cover every aspect of any particular law, regulation or requirement. Depending on the specific facts of any situation, there may be additional or different requirements. This is to be used only as a guide and not as a definitive description of your compliance obligations.