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Health Care Providers Meet ERISA: Are Provider Claims for Misrepresentation of Coverage Preempted?

35 Pages Posted: 27 Jun 2012  

Jeffrey A. Brauch

Regent University - School of Law

Date Written: 1993

Abstract

This article explores whether ERISA should preempt state law claims (such as misrepresentation or promissory estoppel) that health care providers have misrepresented coverage. It concludes that ERISA should not preempt such claims.

Keywords: ERISA, preemption, preempt, health care, providers, coverage, misrepresentation, promissory estoppel

Suggested Citation

Brauch, Jeffrey A., Health Care Providers Meet ERISA: Are Provider Claims for Misrepresentation of Coverage Preempted? (1993). Pepperdine Law Review, Vol. 20, No. 2, 1993. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2094471

Jeffrey A. Brauch (Contact Author)

Regent University - School of Law ( email )

1000 Regent University Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23464
United States

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