5th Circuit Permits Insurer to Remove Hospital’s Suit Under Federal Officer Removal Law
The Fifth Circuit has ruled that a health insurer could remove a hospital’s lawsuit under the federal officer removal law.
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, reversing a trial court’s decision, has ruled that a health insurer could remove a hospital’s lawsuit under the federal officer removal statute on the ground that the insurer was sued in its capacity as an administrator of health care benefits for federal employees.
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