The Legal Aid Society, Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP, and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer are pleased to announce the preliminary approval of a class action settlement in Ciaramella et al. v. James V. McDonald – a class action litigation filed on behalf of New York State Medicaid-eligible people over the age of 21 that challenged New York State’s limitations on Medicaid coverage for root canals, crowns, replacement dentures and dental implants.
For the complete proposed settlement document please click here.
As part of the settlement, DOH will do the following:
The Fairness Hearing will be held, September 25, 2023 at 2:00pm in Courtroom 18A, 500 Pearl Street, New York, NY 10007 before Magistrate Judge Sara L. Cave. Please email MedicaidDentalCase@legal-aid.org or call 212-298-3380, if you have any questions.
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Last Updated: 7 September 2023
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