Experts

Monica Noether

Vice President

Monica Noether - Engagements

Health Care
Antitrust & Competition
In a class action alleging monopolization and conspiracy to allocate customers and geographic markets among medical waste services providers, CRA staff was retained by counsel for one of the defendants to analyze economic issues related to class... Read more
Health Care
Antitrust & Competition, Mergers & Acquisitions
NorthShore University HealthSystem retained CRA to evaluate issues of commonality and typicality among members of a proposed class alleging anticompetitive exercise of market power in the markets for inpatient and hospital-based outpatient services. Read more
Health Care
Antitrust & Competition, US antitrust, Damages & Valuation
CRA assessed the market for inter-facility ambulance transport services on behalf of a plaintiff ambulance company that was unsuccessfully attempting to compete effectively against the incumbent monopolist ambulance company that was affiliated with... Read more
Health Care
Antitrust & Competition, Mergers & Acquisitions
CRA has provided economic assessments of competition in connection with several mergers of clinical laboratories. Read more
Health Care
Antitrust & Competition, Damages & Valuation
A national hospital chain retained CRA in a RICO action alleging “turbocharging”. Read more
Health Care
Antitrust & Competition
CRA experts provided statistical and antitrust expertise to a health insurer involved in a class action lawsuit in which plaintiffs alleged that the insurer underpaid claims for out-of-network services. Read more
Health Care
Antitrust & Competition
The Pennsylvania Insurance Department retained CRA to assess the competitive effects of a proposed merger of Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and Independence Blue Cross Blue Shield. Read more
Health Care
Antitrust & Competition
Physicians are sometimes accused of raising their payment demands to supracompetitive levels. Conversely, payors are sometimes alleged to use their market power to pay physicians subcompetitive rates. CRA has performed statistical analyses of... Read more
Health Care
Antitrust & Competition, Mergers & Acquisitions
CRA experts provided testimony on behalf of NorthShore University HealthSystem (formerly Evanston Northwestern Healthcare) in the FTC’s challenge of its acquisition of Highland Park Hospital Read more