Below is a summary of information regarding the settlement and next actions. This information can also be found at the official settlement website, www.bcbssettlement.com. The website is where the most up-to-date information is accessible. The summary information below may change as the settlement develops.
Brio will continue to provide more information as it becomes available.
As a reminder, the only legitimate communications regarding this matter will come from JND Legal Administration. Please note the settlement claim1 filing deadline is November 5, 2021.
How do I know if I am part of the damages class? How can I be sure if I am eligible for monetary relief?
There are two settlement classes:
It is the responsibility of the claims class (employers, employees, and individuals) court appointed counsel to communicate these details to all class members through their Court-approved claims and notice administrator – JND Legal Administration – who is managing the settlement website, telephone line, and email address. The claimants counsel will make every effort to be useful in addressing any and all questions related to the settlement.
Click www.bcbssettlement.com to access the settlement website and claim form. Please note only the sections pertaining to the employer are outlined below.
Click HERE to access the settlement website and claim form. Please note only the sections pertaining to an employee (or former employee) are outlined below.
Anthem understands that entities are reaching out to potential class members soliciting business related to the settlement. The Court has appointed JND Legal Administration to administer settlement claims. JND has established an official website—www.bcbssettlement.com—where Court-approved information about the Settlement is available. The website also contains a copy of the claim form, which is designed to be simple and straightforward to fill out. Any other entity soliciting business related to the settlement is not affiliated with Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Blue Cross Blue Shield companies, the Court, plaintiffs, or the Claims Administrator. If you have questions related to the class notice or claims administration process, please go to www.bcbssettlement.com.
Individual payment amounts depend on several factors including, among other things, the number of valid claims that are filed, the premiums paid during the class period, and whether the plan was fully insured or self-funded. Please refer to the long form notice, , questions 7 and 8 for more information.
Per the Settlement Administrator, no distributions will be made until there is a final resolution of all determinations and disputes that could potentially impact the claims payments.