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Newfield Featured Speaker at the 20th National Advanced Forum on Litigating Disability Insurance Claims

Partner Jason Newfield just returned from the American Conference Institute’s 20th National Advanced Forum on Litigating Disability Insurance Claims, where he was again one of the featured speakers.  ACI is the nation’s premier conference on Litigating Disability Insurance Claims. Jason’s panel addressed a critical litigation topic, the nature and contours of discovery in ERISA disability…
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PRUDENTIAL ORDERED TO PAY DISABILITY INSURANCE BENEFITS TO CLAIMANT

A federal Judge has determined that Prudential is required to pay both Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability insurance benefits. The claimant, who had been employed by Comtech Communications as a Technician, making repairs on satellite communications equipment, had suffered from chronic severe headaches, which compelled him to undergo spinal surgery for treatment.  Surgery…
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