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COAST PLAZA DOCTORS HOSP. v. UHP HEALTHCARE, B154919

The Knox-Keene Health Care Service Plan Act of 1975 does not bar a health care provider from seeking direct compensation from a health care insurer on a common law breach of contract theory, or under the Unfair Competition Law.

Appellate Information

  • Decided 12/23/2002
  • Published 01/22/2003

Judges

  • EPSTEIN, Acting P.J.

Court

  • California Court of Appeal

Counsel

  • For Appellant:
  •  Payne & Fears, Daniel L. Rasmussen, Thomas L. Vincent and Paul A. Bokota, Irvine, for Plaintiff and Appellant.

  • For Appellees:
  • Miller & Holguin, Deborah A. Klar, Kent A. Halkett, Los Angeles, and Stacey L. Zill for Defendant and Respondent.
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