Experience

Historic $575 Million Settlement With Sutter Health in Antitrust Class Action

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Farella Braun + Martel represents UFCW & Employers Benefit Trust (UEBT) and a certified class of direct purchasers of hospital services in seeking preliminary approval of a historic settlement reached on the eve of trial in the landmark antitrust class action against Sutter Health, the largest hospital system in Northern California. Sutter has agreed to pay $575,000,000 in monetary relief and to comply with comprehensive injunctive relief, including an independent monitor who will police Sutter’s compliance with the proposed final judgment over a 10-year period.

FINRA Representation

Represented large-scale privately held broker-dealer in a Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) investigation regarding business development and cost sharing activities.