Lawsuits filed against Sedgwick CMS include those filed by Ambulatory Surgical Care Facility LLC and Clifton Jackson, according to the Cook County Record and Business Insurance. Clifton Jackson filed a RICO lawsuit against Sedgwick Claims Management Services and Coca-Cola Enterprises.
In September 2013, the RICO lawsuit was dismissed by the sixth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati. In December 2013, Ambulatory SurgicalCare Facility LLC filed suit over Sedwick’s refusal to pay a surgery bill of more than $73,000. Sedgwick is a third-party administrator that handles disability insurance claims on the behalf of corporate clients, according to Dell & Schaefer.