BCBS of Illinois LGBTQ Discrimination in Infertility Treatments Illinois Class Action

Do health insurance policies cover fertility treatments? And if so, do LGBTQ individuals have an equal right to receive them? This class action alleges that Health Care Service Corporation, which does business as Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL), discriminates against LGBTQ people, because it imposes more onerous and expensive prerequisites on them  Read more

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YouTube LGBTQ-Related Videos and Hate Speech Class Action

Does YouTube allow free speech? Should free speech include hate speech? The complaint for this class action alleges that YouTube is guilty of “discrimination, fraud, unfair and deceptive business practices, unlawful restraint of speech, and breach of consumer contract rights” for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, transsexual, or queer persons. As defendants, the complaint names both  Read more

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Walmart Same-Sex Marriage Discrimination Class Action Settlement

The plaintiffs in this class action lawsuit allege that Walmart discriminated against associates with same-sex spouses based on sex by failing to provide spousal health insurance benefits to the same-sex spouses of associates before January 1, 2014.  Read more