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A coalition of patient groups are taking the federal government to court over regulatory changes regarding "copay accumulators," a complicated piece of the health care payment puzzle that could result in patients having much higher costs, if the changes stay in place. But some in the industry say the lawsuit is just one move in a much larger conflict between drug industry forces.

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