The petition of the day is:

12-690
Disclosure: Goldstein & Russell, P.C., whose attorneys work for or contribute to this blog in various capacities, is among the counsel to the respondent in this case, which is listed without regard to the likelihood that it will be granted.

Issue: Whether the Medicare Secondary Payer Act, 42 U.S.C. § 1395y(b)(2), establishes a cause of action for private insurers operating Medicare Advantage plans to sue tortfeasors for double damages.

Posted in GlaxoSmithKline v. Humana Medical Plans, Cases in the Pipeline

Recommended Citation: Mary Pat Dwyer, Petition of the day, SCOTUSblog (Apr. 10, 2013, 10:15 PM), http://www.scotusblog.com/2013/04/petition-of-the-day-433/