Michael Furey was quoted in the article, "Holy Name Medical Center, Valley Hospital sue to block ads for new tiered Horizon insurance plan" in The Record. Day Pitney’s Michael Furey and Dennis LaFiura are representing the seven hospital systems in New Jersey that are suing Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey relating to its new, two-tiered health plan called Omnia. The hospitals, which are in the plan's second tier, are contending that Omnia breaches their contracts with Horizon and other rights. They are claiming the marketing of the Omnia plan makes them look inferior to those hospitals in the first tier, with the stated purpose of the plan being to shift customers from Tier 2 to Tier 1 hospitals. The hospitals are seeking various forms of relief, including a halt to further advertising.
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On March 11, Paul Williams presented at the Connecticut Defense Lawyers Association (CDLA) seminar, "Titans of the Defense," where he discussed tips, strategies and lessons learned from his trial experience.
Elizabeth Sher, chair of the firm's Complex Commercial Litigation business unit, served as co-editor of the 2019 edition of New Jersey Federal Civil Procedure, the leading treatise on federal practice in New Jersey, published by ALM.
Michael Furey and Sylvia-Rebecca Gutiérrez authored an article, "Is It Worth the Risk? Doing Business With Your Client," published by the New Jersey Law Journal in a Professional Malpractice special section.
Joy Harmon Sperling, Christina Parlapiano and Michelle Moshe authored an article, "NJ Court Confirms Standing Based on Lost Note Affidavit, When Loss Is Prior to Assignment," published by the New Jersey Law Journal.
Gary Betensky and Michael Napoleone were featured in a profile, "Day Pitney LLP: Firm Expands to Better Serve South Florida Clients," published in the March issue of The Boca Raton Observer magazine.
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Day Pitney's representation of Walmart is noted in a Law360 article, entitled "Walmart Wins At NJ High Court In Fight Over Medical Terms."
Day Pitney associate Darian Butcher has been elected as Vice President of the Board of Directors of GLBTQ Legal Advocates & Defenders (GLAD).
On October 29, Tom Goldberg, Day Pitney's Managing Partner, was elected to the Board of the Federal Bar Foundation and to the position of Secretary at its annual meeting.